Whistler Writers Festival - Oct 11, 2017
Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Time: Various Start Times
Where: Throughout Whistler
Admission: Various Price Points
The Whistler Writers Festival returns October 11 - 15,
2017. The festival celebrates all things reading and
writing featuring an all-star lineup of guest authors and top tier
workshops and events.
This is your chance to rub elbows with acclaimed authors and
take your writing skills to the next level. Attend a number of
amazing workshops, listen to lively speaker panels and mingle with
like minded literary enthusiasts.
Some of this year's festival highlights include:
- Sample appetizers and craft beer at the Chef's Reception for
Tasting the Divine with cookbook authors Caren McSherry and Leah
- Aspiring author? 7 publishers and agents will be present at The
Speed Dating Publishing Session for participants to pitch book
- Don't miss events that sell out early: Crime Writers Lunch,
Panel Discussion: Publishers Roundtable Discussion, Comedy
Quickies, Literary Cabaret, Gala, Sunday Brunch. Get tickets.
- The special Saturday night main stage event will host CBC's
Grant Lawrence in conversation with the Globe and Mail's Doug
Saunders, Leslie Anthony, Claudia Casper and Gurjinder Basran.
- The Book lovers' Workshop & Literary Salon II: Pick up your
copy of Why 35 Million Canadians are Not Enough for the discussion
at local bookstore Armchair Books.
Check out the entire event schedule at Whistler Writers Festival