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Our 2018 Festival will run from Thursday 15th November to Sunday 18th November. The programme for DBF 2018 will be available closer to the time. Sign up for our newsletter, follow us on social media and watch this space for updates!






dbf2017-newevent-400x600-2Book Art Exhibition

In association with Ballyfermot College of Further Education

Time: 10.00am – 5.00pm (on display from Thursday evening, then full hours Friday – Sunday)

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Book Launch: In White Ink by Elske Rahill 

Time: 6.00pm – 8.00pm

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dbf2017-newevent-400x600-4Book Launch: Dublin Bay – Nature and History bRob GoodbodyDavid Jeffrey and Richard Nairn in conversation with Senator David Norris

In association with Dublin Port

Time: 6.30pm 

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RTÉ Radio 1’s Arena Live Show ***SOLD OUT***

With Dermot Bolger, Annabelle Comyn, Carlo Gébler, Janet Moran, Fintan O’Toole and Sean Rocks

Time: 6.30pm – 8.00pm

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