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Bookville Kilkenny: Children's Book Festival

Bookville Kilkenny

The Kilkenny Library Service and Kilkenny Arts Office are working together to celebrate books, writing, animation, illustration, comedy and all those magical things that come together to create a good story! 

This year, we are we are bringing back an action-packed Bookville Activity Book ,and adding a host on online videos for you to enjoy from the likes of Reuben the entertainer, Steve May, Sarah Webb, Cartoon Saloon, Reptile Village, and many more!

Packed with fun activities and beautifully illustrated, the activity book is based on books and illustrations from some of the best contemporary children's books and is will be available through schools, libraries and the Arts Office.

Further details are available on and the booklet and videos will be available here from 14th October!

 We look forward to seeing you at Bookville 2021 and hope that this festival will continue to inspire children of all ages to become critical thinkers with curious minds in the future!

Click the picture to download our 2020 Activity book

Bookville in a book cover

Watch previous years highlights below: