As a Listowel Writers’ Week Sponsor, you will benefit from multiple branding opportunities and association with Ireland’s premier, longest running and expanding Festival brand.

Since 1970, Listowel Writers’ Week has been supported by committed and generous sponsors who have allowed the festival to create a wide programme of events , workshops and competitions.

Sponsorship can be tailored to suit your needs, If you would like to find out more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Eilish Wren, Festival Manager on +353 68 21074 or email: Eilish@writersweek.ie

Listowel Writers’ Week has signed up to and adopted the Governance Code and the Statement of Guiding Principles on Fundraising, full details Here.

We would like to thank our sponsors for their continued support.

Mark Pigott KBE and The Pigott Family, The Nilsson Family, Patrick Doody, Fexco, Very Rev. Dr. J. Anthony  Gaughan, Joan McBreen, Bank of Ireland, Allied Irish Bank, Cill Rialaig Arts Centre, The Vintner’s Association, John J Galvin & Sons, Billy Keane, Jimmy Deenihan, Spar Express, The Kerryman, Allo’s Bistro & Bar, Horseshoe Bar & Restaurant, Senator Ned O’Sullivan, McCarthy’s Insurance Brokers, Valu Centre Cash & Carry, Listowel Race Committee, Kelly Crowley & Co. Accountants, The Irish Council for Prisoners Overseas, McGuire’s Pharmacy, Woulfe’s Book Shop, FBD Insurance, Kerry Petroleum, Robert & Olive Pierse, Éabha Joans Restaurant, The Mermaids Bar, Elizabeth McAuliffe Florist, No 21 Off Licence, The Flying Saucer Restaurant, Radio Kerry

Festival Patrons

Annual support from our newly established community of Patrons enables us to:

Showcase the very best in contemporary writing from Ireland and across the world by both established and emerging writers.

Develop and enhance the programme of skills-based workshops for writers at all stages of their careers.

Promote Listowel as a National and International creative and cultural hub.

Provide inspirational opportunities for children and young people to engage in creative writing and reading activities.

Annual single patronage is €150 and twin patronage is €250. Exclusive benefits are enjoyed by patrons such as complimentary guest passes to an event of your choice, invitations to launches and receptions, acknowledgement in the festival programme and website, complimentary Winners’ Anthology Book.

Listowel Writers’ Week as a registered charity can claim tax relief for all donations by individuals over €250. We would like to thank all our patrons for their support.

2016 Patrons:
Danny Hannon, Colm Stride O’Brien, Michael O’Leary Gould and Therese Loughlin, Joe & Tina Guerin, Oliver & Sally O’Neill, Éamon Ó Murchú, Joan Carmody, Palmgrove House B&B, Liam McElligott, Billeragh House Hostel, Tom & Rose Wall, Joan Flavin, Newsagent & Bookshop, Dr Billy and Ursula O’Connor, Doctor’s Surgery, Monica Quill, North County House B&B, Danny Russell, Changes Hair Salon, Martin Moore, Michael & Eilish Wren, Vincent Carmody, Casa Mia Ristorante, Pierse Walsh, Café Hanna at John R’s Food Hall, Namir Karim, Scribes Restaurant, Grainne Murphy, Tom & Mary O’Connor – Taxi, Sean & Louise Moriarty, Dental Surgery, Mary Costelloe, B&B, Noélle Hegarty, Gerry Lynn, Harnett’s Pharmacy, Jerry O’Connor, O’Connor’s Pharmacy, Oonagh Harnett, Broderick’s Pharmacy, Fidelma Trant, Trant’s Pharmacy, Martina O’Connor, The Grape & Grain Café, Aiden O’Connor, Mike the Pies Bar, Christy Walsh, Christy’s Bar, Sheila Enright, Glamour Beauty Salon, SJS Web Design

Listowel Writers’ Week has signed up to and adopted the Governance Code and the Statement of Guiding Principles on Fundraising, full details Here.

2016 Supporting Restaurants

  • The Arms Hotel Restaurant 068-21500
    Opening hours: 7.30am – 9.30pm
    (Available for lunch and dinner bookings)
  • Horseshoe Bar & Restaurant. 068-21083
    Opening hours: 10.00am -9.00pm
  • Allos Bistro & Bar. 068-22880
    Opening hours: Wed-Sat 12.00pm – late
  • Café Hanna at John R’s. 068-21249
    Opening hours: Wed 9.00am – 6.00pm. Thurs – Sat 9.00am – 7.30pm
  • Casa Mia Ristorante. 068-23467
    Opening hours: Wed – Sat 4.00pm-10.00pm. Sun 12.00pm-10.00pm
  • Jumbo’s Family Restaurant. 068-22150
    Opening hours: 10.30am – 4.00am
  • The Flying Saucer Restaurant. 068-24490
    Opening hours: Wed – Sat 9.00am-5.30pm
  • Seanchaí Kerry Writers’ Museum. 068-22212
    Opening hours: Wed – Sat 9.30am-5.00pm
  • Scribes Restaurant, 068-57581
    Opening hours: Wed – Sun 9.00am – 9.00pm
  • Éabha Joans Restaurant 068-57430
    Opening hours: Wed – Sun 9.00am – 9.00pm
    (Available for lunch & dinner bookings)
  • The Grape & Grain Café 068-23001
    Opening hours: Wed – Sat 10.00am – 6.00p

 

Listowel Writers’ Week has signed up to and adopted the Governance Code and the Statement of Guiding Principles on Fundraising, full details Here.

Donate Now

Donate Now Make a donation today and your support will go directly towards the planning and programming of future Festivals. All donations, small or large are gratefully received.

 

Please call Eilish Wren, Festival Manager on +353 68 21074, or email: Eilish@writersweek.ie

 

 

Listowel Writers’ Week has signed up to and adopted the Governance Code and the Statement of Guiding Principles on Fundraising, full details Here.

Legacies

Legacies Listowel Writers’ Week was founded in 1970 and through generous support and sponsorship over the years it has grown and become a literary beacon where writers and audiences interact and have fun in the rural and intimate atmosphere that is Listowel.

 

Leaving a charitable legacy can make a real difference to Listowel Writers’ Week and will ensure the high standard of the festival is maintained and enjoyed by future generations.

 

It doesn’t have to be large, all bequests are gratefully accepted. Whatever your gift Listowel Writers’ Week will ensure that it is invested in the promotion and preservation of literature performances from acclaimed and emerging authors.

 

If you have any queries please contact Eilish Wren, Festival Manager on +353 68 21074, or email: Eilish@writersweek.ie

 

 

Listowel Writers’ Week has signed up to and adopted the Governance Code and the Statement of Guiding Principles on Fundraising, full details Here