Yeats Day celebrates the birthday of Ireland’s national poet, WB Yeats. It promotes culture and creativity and Sligo, Yeats’ spiritual home. Enjoy poetry, drama, talks and birthday cake!
YEATS DAY FESTIVAL 2021
June 9th – June 13
Join with the world in marking the 156th birthday of Nobel poet WB Yeats by recording your Yeats poem and sharing it on social media, using the hashtag #yeatsdaychallenge and tagging Yeats Society Sligo and Yeats Day.
View the 2021 Yeats Day Festival Programme.