Galway Kavanagh Days

You are welcome to the 2014 Galway Kavanagh Days  !

Next Kavanagh Day in association with the Galway FRINGE Festival takes place in the Harbour Hotel, Galway on Sat. 19th July 4pm

Tickets for the event can be booked locally at the Galway FRINGE Office, online at this Eventbrite link and are also available on the door.



The  Kavanagh Days are community run events in the mid-west dedicated to the legacy and promotion of the works of Irish writer, Patrick Kavanagh. They are hosted  by the Patrick Kavanagh Western Association (PKWA)  in union with the  2014 GALWAY Fringe Festival. These dramatic tributes include readings, poetry, theatre, storytelling, live-music and song.

Some images from the recent Event in the Salthill Hotel can now be viewed at our Gallery page

We continue  to plan a full Programme of diverse and exciting acts again this year.  We look forward to seeing you at the July events  ! Beidh fáilte roimh cách !

Watch previous event Highlights !

View Picture Highlights !


Kavanagh Literary Events archive

2013 Irish Gatherings video 

2012 Event video 

Older activities Video KAVANAGH DAYS (click)

Look back at  the 2013 Lineup at this link

Don’t forget to visit and LIKE our dedicated Kavanagh Day Facebook Page for this event. Thanks in advance.

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2013 Kavanagh Gathering


The 2013 GALWAY Fringe Gathering is hosted by PKWA in association with GALWAY Fringe Festival and takes place in the Harbour Hotel on Sat 20th July at 7pm


You can now Download Full-resolution Poster at link below



The Kavanagh Days are hosted  by the Patrick Kavanagh Western Assoc. (PKWA) and are multi-art-form Literary Events including readings, live-music, poetry, storytelling and theatre acts.

Following on from our very successful 2012 events we are extending our activities for the Year of the Gathering. We have a full Programme of diverse and exciting acts. These  annual events are an open-access mini-Festival where audience members are encouraged to participate. We look forward to you  taking in this year’s event at the end of June and again in July!

View Picture Highlights !

literary readings

The 2013 Summer event comes under the umbrella of a Western Gathering as part of the Year of the Gathering  A the Kavanagh Gathering page can be seen at  

Previous Kavanagh Day Events

2012 event Video

 Older activities Video KAVANAGH DAYS (click)

2013 Irish Gatherings video

Visit our dedicated Kavanagh Day Facebook Page for this event


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