Tickets for the 2017 festival are now on sale. Read More
Submit your funniest sketch, stand-up routine, original song or monologue, and we’ll pick our favourites to showcase at the beautiful Maury Young Arts Centre on Oct. 12, 2017, with a chance to win hundreds of dollars in cash and prizes. Submissions are due Aug. 15. Read More
Tickets now on sale for the Spring Reading Series on June 29 and 30, 2017. Click here to view events and purchase tickets or click on the EVENTS tab. Read More
Another Year, Another Festival, A Grateful Heart
“A grateful heart is a magnet for miracles.” Anonymous
It wasn’t too long ago that I wasn’t sure I would have been able to write the words, another year, another festival. Read More
With Lisa Moore.
Presented by Vision Pacific.
October 15 | 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $32
“When you’re a teenager, everything is new. Read More
With Jennifer Manuel.
October15 | 8:30-10:30a.m. | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $32
Parallax is a term used in astronomy. It is when something seems to shift its position because of how you look at it. It is also the key to effective self-editing. Read More
With Sara Leach
October 15 | 9 – 10:30 a.m. | Whistler Public Library | FREE
A well-written picture book invites both children and adults back to share it again and again. Read More
October 14 | 9 a.m. – noon | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $60
This 3-hour workshop with Genni Gunn is designed to introduce you to the process and the maze of getting published through traditional publishing. Read More
October 15 | 10 – 11:30 a.m. | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $15
A festival favourite, this event showcases the diversity that is non-fiction writing, from memoir to biography, investigative reporting to creative non-fiction. Read More
October 14 | 1 – 4:30 p.m. (with 20 min break) | Fairmont Chateau Whistler | $50
Get smack-dab in front of publishing decision-makers for 15 minutes to pitch your book or story idea one-on-one, and receive feedback. Read More