Write By The Sea 2022

23 Sep 2022 - 25 Sep 2022

Write By The Sea is a literary festival set in the intimate fishing village of Kilmore Quay, Co Wexford. It offers a platform for established and emerging authors to explore and explain the process of writing for keen readers and would-be writers.

The programme for Write By The Sea includes a generous mix of talks, readings, interviews and workshops. Overlooking the picturesque Saltee Islands, the inspirational setting of Kilmore Quay is also an appropriate location in which to celebrate the international achievements of Irish authors and to encourage new writing across all genres.

Write By The Sea workshops have included wide ranging tops such as: Breaking Into Crime Writing; The Essentials of Character Writing; Oral Storytelling; Getting Started in Writing; Approaching Publishers; Marketing your Book via the Internet; Writing Poetry; Writing for the Stage, tv and Radio, and Journalism (freelance, sports, music and general topics). Write By The Sea has become the place to be on the last weekend of September every year and is now a key event in the Autumn literary calendar.

Bringing writers of quality literature and discerning readers together in a unique, boutique festival in an intimate village setting. Literary Fiction, Poetry, Historical Biography, Arctic Explorers, centenary of James Joyce's 'Ulysses' and much much more.

Practical info

Pricerange per day

25 to 50 euro


Partner hotel

Main target group

Above 50 y/o

Directions & transport

Car park , Train/tram/bus , Shuttle service



Average attendence per day

Under 500 attendees

Art disciplines

Heritage , Literature , Theater , Photography/Video , Paintings

Support for disabled people