All photographs copyright Victor Anthony, 2013. No use without permission.
Twas the month before LitFest
and all through the nooks
the readers were excited, dreaming of books
The writers were readying their voices with care
to do a great reading, as so many would be there
so check out your calendars, your schedules & such
and get tickets to see authors that you love so much!
Although the Galiano Literary Festival is definitely one of the most exciting events of the year on our little island, the Festival weekend is also home to some other great events.
The 3 Artists Winter Works show
featuring work by the amazing
Larry Foden, Keith Holmes, and Brian Mitchell
will be showing on the Literary Festival Weekend. Daily at 667 Linklater, Galiano Island.
If it’s music that makes you hop, check out this great show happening Friday night:
The Oscar Hicks Sextet is returning to Galiano for an evening of lively and harmonious
WHERE — SOUTH GALIANO COMMUNITY HALL
WHEN — 8:00 PM, FRIDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2013
CABARET -STYLE SEATING, WINE, BEER, SNACKS
Tickets ($20) at Galiano Island Bookstore
and from Roger Pettit 250-539-2166
also at the door (if not sold out)
The 4th Annual Literary Festival is drawing closer! All around us here at Galiano Island Books are the stacks of amazing books by great authors we can’t wait to meet, and those we look forward to seeing again.
It’s really a time of ramped-up literary energy!
Get your tickets soon! Some sessions are getting close to full, so be sure to email firstname.lastname@example.org to give the store a call at 250-539-3340 to register!
You can come for the day, the weekend, or even just a single session, whatever suits your budget and your time!
We hope to see you there!
Our poster is here. And as usual, since David Middleton is our designer, it’s no surprise. This year it’s extra special. The image on our poster is one of Galiano’s own Larry Foden’s masterpieces. We look forward to seeing you … Continue reading
Whoohoo! Our 2013 Galiano Literary Festival schedule is UP! Check it out on our “Schedule” Page.
Don’t forget, Full Festival Passes are 20% off until January 1st! Regular ticket sales have also begun. Stay tuned as we revamp our registration process, but until then, just email email@example.com or call Galiano Island Books at 250-539-3340.
Also, Congratulations to Nick Clewley, the winner of the Victoria Times Colonist’s “So You Think You Can Write?” contest!!!! Read more about the winner and the contest here: http://www.timescolonist.com/news/Think+Write+winner+likes+working+deadline/7504328/story.html
Wow! Great things are happening…
We have partnered with the Victoria Times Colonist to offer the Grand Prize for their 3rd Annual “So You Think You Can Write” contest!
The winner will receive a trip for 2 to our Galiano Literary Festival, February 22-24 2013, including accommodation at the amazing Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa!
More details HERE. Get writing, folks…and we’ll see you there!
Thanks for checking in on us!
We are hard at work planning the 4th Annual Galiano Literary Festival, to be held February 22nd – 24th, 2013. We will once again be holding all events at the gorgeous Galiano Oceanfront Inn. Our “Participating Authors” page is shaping up to list some incredible names, and we’re really excited to see it all coming together. Drop by once in awhile to see what’s new!
Hope to see you in February!
The Galiano LitFest Team