Our friends at Kinlay Hostel in Galway City have given us a special discount code for our festival attendees! The discount code is “Butterfly10” and is valid for reservations between February 1st – 4th. To access the discounted prices, simply visit their website at and select your desired dates for the festival weekend. Then, enter the promo code “Butterfly10” in the designated field below the “book now” button.

Below are some useful links to festivals, events & things we love, connected to the art-forms of Storytelling & Improvisation.

Storytellers of Ireland – Membership organisation supporting Storytellers in Ireland

YARN Storytelling Festival – Fabulous Storytelling Festival in Bray

Cape Clear Festival – International festival of storytelling, held on Cape Clear Island in Ireland

The Ohana Project – Network of over 50 professional improvisors from different countries, culture and backgrounds

Gather Improv Festival – A delightful gathering of/by and for Improvisors in Co. Kildare.

Cork Yarnspinners – The Facebook page of our friends in the south host a great monthly story swap

Ballyeamon Barn – Storyteller Liz Weir’s fantastic hostel accommodation in beautiful Antrim

Village Storytelling Festival – Vibrant Storytelling Festival in Glasgow, Scotland

FEST – The Federation of European Storytellers

Galway Theatre FestivalWonderful annual festival of theatre that has featured both Storytelling and Improvisation performances.

Aisling Wilder – Galway based writer and storyteller that we love

Cavan County Museum – located in the NE of Ireland who are working towards building a National Centre for Storytelling in Ireland

World Storytelling Cafe –  both a ‘real’ and virtual Storytelling cafe based in Morocco