What is Bloomsday?
Bloomsday is a celebration that takes place both in Dublin and around the world.
Bloomsday celebrates the day depicted in James Joyce’s novel Ulysses. The day is named after Leopold Bloom, the central character in Ulysses. James Joyce’s masterpiece Ulysses was published 100 years ago in 1922. It was set in Dublin on 16th June 1904.
With 2022 marking the centenary of James Joyce’s Ulysses, our boys had fun marking the day in their own way!