Doolin writers

Writers' Weekend

Doolin writers

Event date: 25th - 27th Jan 2019

Doolin Folk

Folk Festival

Doolin Folk

Event date: 14th - 16th June 2019

Doolin Surf

Surf Festival

Doolin Surf

Event date: 22nd - 24th March 2019

Writers' Weekend - Sponsors


This is the seventh edition of the Doolin Writers’ Weekend. Since our first writers’ weekend in 2012 the weekend has been entirely self-funded by Hotel Doolin and our generous sponsors. Each year one of Hotel Doolin’s valued suppliers sponsors our Writing Competition. This year’s sponsors are as follows

Short Story Prize- €1000 sponsored by Richardsons Foods

Poetry Prize- €1000 sponsored by Flogas

Poetry Video Prize- €500 sponsored by Bewleys

Our opening drinks reception is sponsored by Erne Wines and J & C Kenny Wine & Spirits


We’d also like to thank all our other sponsors who donated to the weekend-

BWG Foods


O'Brien Press


Plassey Foods

Flesk Meats


Christys Wines & Spirits


Celtic Salads


Clare County Council


Cahir Environmental Services

Kelly RAC