In two days, we will gather to celebrate this Festival’s 35th anniversary and the wonderful Canadian writers who inspire, enlighten, educate, entertain and sustain us all year long. We also celebrate you, our audience of readers, who buy tickets and books and support Canadian writers and literary festivals!
This event on Sunday, June 25 is FREE! It requires no tickets at all! We hope you will join us at WordPlay in the Park, our 35th Anniversary gift to the community that we’re so proud to call home. Click image to enlarge poster.
Tickets to the 2017 Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts go on sale on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 8 a.m. Tickets can be purchased by telephone at 604-885-9631 or 1-800-565-9631 or online. Tickets can be purchased by telephone, online and in person as of Thursday, June 1, 2017. Our office hours are 9 … Continue reading “Ticket Sale Date Reminder for the 2017 Festival of the Written Arts”
Back in 1983 this all-Canadian writers festival was the only one of its kind. No other literary festival in the country followed a mandate to present and promote Canadian writers exclusively. Now, 35 years later, there are dozens of Canadian and international writers festivals scattered throughout the country and we’re still here and still true … Continue reading “Welcome to the 35th annual Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts”
The Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts is excited to announce its 35th Anniversary gift to the community: WordPlay in the Park, a free storytelling celebration for all ages. WordPlay in the Park will take place in the Festival Pavilion at the Rockwood Centre in Sechelt on Sunday, June 25, beginning at 11 am. … Continue reading “WordPlay in the Park — Save the Date!”