THE Kinsale Arts Festival and Bookstor have teamed up with World Book Night to give away copies of two unforgettable books, Iain M Banks’ The Player of Games and Cormac McCarthy’s The Road.

It happens on the evening of Monday, April 23rd and it’s absolutely free.

The Arts Festival and Bookstor will be at The Folkhouse from 6pm to 8pm, and if you present your brand new copy of your chosen book to the barman, you’ll get a euro off a drink of your choice*.

Where better to curl up with a pint, a brilliant read, and a great chat about books too?

Kinsale Arts Festival have also released limited advance tickets for selected events for sale online at

The festival runs from July 7th to 15th.

*One per customer, on Monday April 23rd only.