Frequently Asked Questions

Does the cost of registration include the hotel room? No. Registration costs are for the festival only. However, you may have free accommodation… if you win the Early Registration Package which includes 2 nights at the Prestige plus other goodies. Value? $475. What a great way to enjoy the festival. Check the closure date for the Early […]

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Festival Overview

Word on the  Lake Writers’ Festival runs from Friday evening, May 11 through to Sunday, May 13, 2018. Sessions will include both skill development workshops and open forums with authors based on questions and answers in an intimate setting.  BURSARIES are once again available: for guidelines and to apply Click here for more information TABLE RENTALS are […]

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Bursaries Available

To help offset the costs of the festival for students, others with lower incomes, or those in temporary circumstances which create a financial need, the festival is offering up to ten bursaries of $100 each. Deadline for bursary applications is April 13th, 2018 (Applications must be received by email, or by mail in envelopes postmarked, no later […]

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Registration Fees and other details

Register Now Early registration will close at midnight on April 30th, 2018 Online registration will close at midnight on May 7th 2018  WALK-IN REGISTRATION AVAILABLE ON SITE   Mail in registrations: If you prefer to submit your information in paper form please: download/print the Registration Form complete it fully mail it in, along with your […]

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Blue Pencil Café

Blue Pencil Café participating presenters (see below) will be available for 20-minute one-on-one appointments during Saturday This is a great opportunity to have a writing professional go over your work with you in an informal and relaxed setting. The Blue Pencil Café will be at the Prestige Harbourfront Resort and Convention Centre on Saturday, May 12th, 2018 […]

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Where to Stay

Stay on site Prestige Harbourfront Resort Salmon Arm‎ Why not stay at the Prestige Harbourfront Resort, the venue of all Saturday’s events. Double room for just $129.95 (conference rate). Call 250-833-5800.and refer to the festival to get the rate.        

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