The Blueway Poetry Festival in Lismore, Co Waterford, hosted by the renowned Red House Poets, is a 3 day event welcoming and celebrating poetry, poets, readers and music, on the River Blackwater. Having cancelled the 2020 festival, the 2021 festival will include day and evening events, readings, workshops, music and more. The festival is named for the new river Blackwater Blueway.
In preparation for the 2021 festival the committee will create a website to promote the festival and hold two creative writing workshops that were originally planned to take place during the 2020 festival.
An anthology featuring poems from the Red House Poets and selected poets from among the featured poets that had been booked to preform at the 2020 festival.
Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.