Welcome to the Maria Edgeworth Literary Festival of Literature & Art.
Below is an overview of the events and activities we have in store for you over four full days.
Come to Edgeworthstown and join in!
Some of these events require booking and payment so click on “Full Festival Programme” below to get all the details of each day’s programme.
See you there!
The Manor Revisited”, Active Retirement Event
Art Workshop with Artist Angela Tuite
“The Edgeworths go Ballooning” talk with Mark Davies
“The Education of a Nation” – The Role of the Edgeworth
In celebration of the 225th anniversary of Edgeworth’s book ‘Practical Education’
‘Mostrim Laughs out Loud’ with Jimmy Jests
Country Market with local Arts, Crafts, Food
Childrens “Natural Craft Workshop” with Aoife Munn
“Soap Making Workshop” with Aoife Munn
Poetry Workshop with Noel Monahan
Biodiversity Workshop with Aoife Munn
“Culture Night” including presentation of competition prizes
“18th Century Mostrim Tea Party”,
Prizes for best period costume,
Drama performance by Mostrim Players
“The Dead Poets/Authors Society”
Innyside Singers and Longford Writers present songs and recitations