2020 Festival

Save the Dates – June 5 – 7, 2020

Short Story Competition 2020 is now Open

Very exciting news!

Our guest judge this year for our adult contest is none other than Jane Urquhart!!

Jane is a beloved Canadian author and is currently the Writer in Residence at Western University and we are delighted to welcome her back to the Festival in this capacity.

Learn more about Jane on her website

Photo credit: Nick Tinkl

Remember the contest closes March 15, PST!

And, watch for the announcement
re 2020 Guest Authors coming soon!

The 2020 Festival will feature more great award-winning authors leading Masterclasses, reading from their most recent works and participating in panel discussions.

2019 Festival in pictures