Poetry Slam 2016

The annual poetry slam kindly sponsored by Kanturk Bookshop will be held once again in Kanturk Courthouse @ 7:30pm on 20th March. Recite or read a favourite piece of poetry ( your own or someone else’s) and advocate it before our Judge, This year two €50 prizes will be awarded.

Messy Hands

Kanturk Arts Festival is delighted to announce an extra special workshop for children taking place on Friday, March 18th in the Trade Union Hall, Strand Street. From 10am, “Messy Hands” will host a “messy art workshop” suitable for 2 to 6 year olds and their parents. This is a chance

Short Story Competition

  SHORT STORY COMPETITION Prizes First – €300 Second – €125 Third – €75 Rules No entry form is needed. Entry is online, or by post if required. The competition is open to writers of any nationality writing in English. There is no restriction on theme or style. Maximum number of words is

The 2015 Kanturk Arts Festival

The 2015 Kanturk Arts Festival was held from March 13th-15th   click here …. for the 2015 Festival Programme (PDF, 840kb) 2015 Short Story Competition Winners “Triage” by Shauna O’Connor is the winner of the Under-15 Competition – click here … for the story (MS Word, 18kb) “The Thief and The

2014 Festival Archive

  2014 Programme – OpenExhibitionGuidelines2014 Photography Exhibition details – click here …. The Human Orchestra Project – click here …. Open Art Exhibition Invitation and Guidelines – click here …[PDF, 1Mb] Schools’ Art Competition 2014 – Overall Winner   By Donal O’Donoghue

2012 Festival Archive

  Details of 2012 Programme Schools’ Art 2012 Opening Night Courthouse Theatre Some Miscellaneous Images Some Poems from 2012   Poetry Slam 2012 – Invitation and Guidelines (PDF, 101 Kb) Invitation and Guidelines for 2012 Open Art Exhibition, Kanturk Library (PDF, 291 Kb) Invitation and Guidelines for 2012 Open Photography