Friday 10th, Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th June 2016   |   Borris House, Co.Carlow.


The Festival of Writing & Ideas will mark its fifth year in 2016, bringing you a weekend of stimulating dialogue and discourse, gathering together intriguing international minds – historians, novelists, journalists, film-makers, poets, theatre directors, war correspondents, biographers, artists and political commentators – and inviting them to Borris Village for a few days.


Weekend Tickets 

Friday Ticket   Saturday Ticket   Sunday Ticket

What People Have Said...


"Borris is one of the friendliest, most stimulating literary festivals in the word" — Ian McEwan

"Good company in a beautiful setting. You could meet anyone at Borris, and often do" — Anne Enright

"You are sitting right next to the authors, there's no division. In every which way it's just perfect" — Mariella Frostrup

"The Borris festival is pure magic. It's a special time in a special place" — Fintan O'Toole

"Your favourite author is likely to walk off the stage and sit down beside you for the next talk" — The Irish Times


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