Bloomsday 2015 Quick Picks

Posted June 9, 2015 in More, Uncategorized

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There’s a lot to see and do in Dublin on June 16th.  Here’s a selection of quick picks for Bloomsday (and beyond!)


Joycean Pub Crawl

Friday 12 June, 6pm | James Joyce Centre, 35 North Great George’s Street

Follow in the footsteps of Joyce and his characters and make your way around some of Dublin’s oldest and most familiar pubs.


North Great George’s Street Street Party!

Sunday 14 June, 1pm | Happenings Bizarre Bloomsday Brunch

Kicking off with The Happenings Bizarre Bloomsday Brunch, and followed by the Street Party at 3pm, North Great George’s Street, will be full of Joycean jollity, with fun and games, theatre and music.


An Evening with Susan Howe

Sunday 14 June, 6pm | Belvedere House

Celebrated poet and author Susan Howe will read and discuss her work and influences


Bloomsday Readings

Tuesday 16 June, 3pm | Meeting House Square

Panti will lead an audience in songs, readings and performances, from Irish actors, politicians and musicians, at this free and unticketed event.


Bloomsday After Party

Tuesday 16 June, 9pm | Pantibar

After the readings, it’s straight off to Pantibar, where there’ll be music and performances from 9pm. Edwardian garb encouraged!


And Beyond:

The James Joyce Institute of Ireland Reading Group

Tuesdays at 7.30pm | James Joyce Centre

The perfect place to get closer to Joyce’s works – the group are currently reading and discussing Finnegans Wake, offering trips and lectures to further contextualise the book.

Go to for more events on Bloomsday and throughout the year

Image: James Joyce Centre


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