NorthWords Writers Festival

Yellowknife Northwest Territories, Canada

The NorthWords Writers Festival was founded after a group of literary enthusiasts envisioned a summer literary festival in Yellowknife that would support Northern and Indigenous writers by allowing them to share the stage with established writers from southern Canada. The first festival took place on the August long weekend that same year. The NorthWords Writers […]

Lawnya Vawnya Festival of Music and Art

St. John's St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Through our inclusive programming we invite our audience to engage with music and art in an innovative way. We support the artistic excellence of emerging performers while fostering professional connections between local and visiting artists. We showcase international calibre performances and facilitate professional development opportunities. We value volunteerism and community engagement. Lawnya Vawnya is a […]

Waub Rice in Conversation with 2024 Conn Smythe Trophy winner, Simon Benoit

Scotia Bank Arena 40 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Join award-winning author and lifelong Leafs fan Waub Rice as he sits down with surprise Conn Smythe Trophy winner, Simon Benoit, to discuss Simon's incredible Stanley Cup Finals performance and the Leafs convincing win over the Vancouver Canucks in 5 games. Beniot shocked the hockey world with 8 points in the Finals including a backbreaking […]

Saskatchewan Festival of Words

Saskatchewan Festival of Words 217 Main St. N, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada

The Saskatchewan Festival of Words (established in 1996) is a registered charity and non-profit organization that holds an annual literary festival the third weekend in July with 60+ events over 4 days in and around historic downtown Moose Jaw. All 2021 Festival events will be live streamed. The festival showcases literary talent from all over […]

Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts

Rockwood Centre 5511 Shorncliffe Avenue, Sechelt, British Columbia, Canada

The Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts is honoured and grateful to carry out its work in the shíshálh swiya, the unceded and traditional homelands of the shíshálh People. We strive to be respectful allies through both word and action. The SCFWA was founded in 1983 by Betty Keller and members of the SunCoast Writers Forge. Celebrating its […]

Writers at Woody Point

the Woody Point Heritage Theatre Hwy 11, Bonne Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Friends of Writers at Woody Point is a non-profit community organisation in Bonne Bay, Newfoundland. Our inaugural season was 2004, with the Writers at Woody Point literary festival, and has played to sold out audiences each year. Since then, a number of other events have been added throughout the year, including Comedy at Woody Point, […]