Annual Galiano Literary FestivalFebruary 17th – 19th 2017 – Galiano Island
The Galiano Island Literary Festival is hosted each year by the Galiano Island Bookstore, and their owners Lee Trentadue and Jim Schmidt. The Festival is the most popular event held in February of each year in the Gulf Islands, and we are fortunate to be the venue for this amazing weekend. Authors, publishers and book lovers all vie to attend and events are sold-out in advance.
BOOK NOW (pun intended) so you can take advantage of your preferred events!
EMAIL to receive details on booking your Festival Pass
BROWSE the Festival page frequently for updates on Festival 2017
Highlights of the 2016 Festival
Last years Festival was one of the best ever, but what can we say, it just keeps getting better with age.
Panel discussions, writing workshops, readings...the list goes on and on.
Here are some highlights from the weekend. All photo's by our very own Kris Krug.
Captive audience during a panel discussion
Writing workshops are a great way for authors and participants to connect
Highlights of the 2015 Festival
The 2015 Festival was one of our favourites, with outstanding authors, amazing events and fantastic photographs by Galiano Island photographer Kris Krug. All events held at the Galiano Oceanfront Inn.
John Vaillant, reading to a standing room only crowd in the Garden Room
Authors and Readers and Publishers...all in an intimate setting, sharing their love of literature... magical moments happen!