The Dublin Book Festival will take place 15-18 November 2019.


All bookings for events should be made through Smock Alley Theatre, unless otherwise stated.




Most DBF 2018 events will take place in Smock Alley Theatre in the heart of Temple Bar.

There will also be events in the National Library on Kildare Street; the Gutter Bookshop on Cow’s Lane in Temple Bar; the RDS Library in Ballsbridge; the Irish Writers Centre on Parnell Square; The Ark, 11A Eustace Street in Temple Bar; National Botanic Gardens in Glasnevin; Dublin Port, Alexandra Road.

Various Dublin city libraries will also host a number of our schools’ events.





Park Rite are offering discounted parking for the duration of the festival. Simply book on their website.