Date(s) - 11/10/2019 - 12/10/2019

Liberty Hall Theatre

DeptCon 5, Ireland’s biggest Young Adult Book Convention, brought to you by Department 51 at Eason, is set to return on October 11th and 12th to its new home at the Liberty Hall Theatre.

Tickets for the convention are €25 and are valid for both days of the event.

Tickets are available to purchase online –  BOOK TICKETS HERE


Further information

Following the success of previous years, DeptCon 5 will again bring together some of the most influential authors and personalities of the YA Literary world. The two-day event will feature panel discussions and signing sessions with some of the bestselling young adult authors from across the U.S, UK and Ireland, along with plenty of surprises. 

Speaking ahead of the fifth annual convention, David O’Callaghan, Children’s and YA Book Buyer at Eason, said; “DeptCon 5 is again set to be the biggest and best yet with an array of amazing YA authors attending. The world of Young Adult books is an exciting, fascinating and diverse place to be right now and the event at the Liberty Hall Theatre is another step in the right direction towards engaging with readers in Ireland.”