Stay tuned, 2017 Festival updates coming soon!

Donate in June for the Great Canadian Giving Challenge!

By Dawn Carter People-powered giving June is the month for the Great Canadian Giving Challenge, a way for people to donate to registered charities before summer gets into full swing. This year, the challenge corresponds with Canada 150. Every dollar counts towards a chance for a charity like LitFest to win a $10,000 grand prize […]

High Level Lit Salons Read Canada 150

High Level Lit Salons Read Canada 150 By Dawn Carter Late to the (Confederation) Party In an interview with Edmonton Community Foundation’s Well Endowed Podcast, Paula Simons, one of the High Level Lit anthology contributors, noted that Alberta didn’t join Confederation until 1905, so it never belonged to the Upper and Lower Canada narrative. Technically speaking, […]

High Level Lit: Salon #2

It’s here! The second installment of the High Level Lit Salon Series! In Salon #2, audiences will hear from former Poet Laureate Anna Marie Sewell, LGBT historian and playwright Darrin Hagen, and culinary-culture maven Jenifer Cockrall-King. Hosted by Minister Faust, this is sure to be one of Edmonton’s literary highlights of the year! This High […]

2017 Schedule

We are working on putting together our lineup for the 2017 festival. Check back to see what is in store for the 2017 season, or signup to our newsletter and follow us on Twitter and Facebook for festival updates. See you soon!

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We currently do not have openings at LitFest Alberta. Please check back for updates!

That’s a wrap, folks!

We are beyond overjoyed, inspired, and grateful for the fantastic conversations and incredible audience turn-out for LitFest 2016. Thank you to everyone who came to our events, told their friends, and supported us throughout these past two weeks. We are delighted to say we had more sold-out events than ever before, saw plenty of new […]

One month until LitFest 2016!

Are you ready?? We’re counting down the days until LitFest 2016 – October 13-23, 2016  

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