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1st Dec 2023
to 3rd Mar 2024

Age Range

The Old Ground Hotel

V95 WDX2

Ennis Book Club Festival Fringe

Ennis Book Club Festival are thrilled to launch a new element to the festival this year, the EBCF Fringe. 

It’s a chance for a variety of artists to bring their talents to the festival and add to our rich tapestry. There will be storytelling, music, poetry, song and collaborative performance, as Gaeilge agus Béarla.

The Fringe gives our performers a space to explore and create in an open and vibrant way, in a variety of venues and all throughout the weekend.
Expect to hear music and word, poetry and song, stories galore.

Curated by John Lillis.

Some events require advance booking. Some events are free and others require a small ticket fee.  If you are in need of financial support and wish to attend these events please contact 

To book go to: EBCF Fringe 2024 | Ennis Book Club Festival

Friday 1st of March. 

Eddie Lenihan, with Trish O'Dea and Bart Lever.  Scéal Eile Bookshop. 4:00 pm, FREE. 

Elaine Howley, with support from Róisín Berkeley. The Old Ground Hotel, 9:00 pm. Admission €12/14.

Saturday 2nd of March 

Michael McCaughan presents 'The Cuban Revolution in 7 Stories and Songs'. Maria Assumpta Hall, Ennis. 2:00 pm. Admission €5/7.

Rónán Ó Snodaigh & Myles O'Reilly, with support from Rhob Cunningham. The Old Ground Hotel, Ennis. 9:00 pm.  Admission €14/16.

Sunday 3rd of March

Sunday Trad session with Siobhan Peoples, Conor Crimmins and Alan Reid. Fawl’s Bar, Ennis. 2.30 pm. Admission FREE.

Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.

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