Thank you to everyone that participated
in our December, 2021 Writers Festival!

Our next event will be in Spring of 2022. Please click here to sign up for our email list if you’d like to be informed of future workshops and festivals.

Saturday and Sunday
December 11 & 12, 2021
11:00 am to 4:00 pm


E.P. Foster Library
651 East Main Street, Ventura, CA 93001

Join us for two days of writers, readers, librarians, booksellers, contests, games, workshops, and all things literary!


Writer, reader or volunteer, it’s all hands on deck. If you want to be a volunteer, go to the contact page and fill out the form with your information. We can’t wait to meet you!


Local authors, want-to-be writers, and the writer-curious, drop by and see what’s happening! 

  • Workshops for authors
  • Talk with fellow local authors
  • Chat with librarians and booksellers
  • Expand your readership
  • Become part of the local literary scene

Featured writers, find all the details on what you need for the event here.


Local readers, come see what your neighborhood authors are doing!

  • Come meet your local authors
  • Discover new books to read
  • Enter on-the-spot giveaways and get swag
  • Play word games
  • Attend workshops
  • Be a part of the local literary scene

Our featured writers are so excited to meet you!

So join us this December as we come together under one roof. For more information, select WRITERS or READERS from the navigation bar at the top of the page.

We can’t wait to meet you!