Upcoming Events


The Way We GG
Dec 03 @ 7 PM MT FREE
The 2020 edition of our annual celebration of the Governor General's Literary Awards is a lively storytelling event featuring four past GG nominees and winners: Meg Braem, Lorna Crozier – in her 11th Wordfest appearance! – as well as Don Gillmor and Benjamin Hertwig. Each writer share a story about the role an open-mic style monologue on the theme of luck and fortune (whether good or bad). The hour-long broadcast will start at 7:00 PM MT and will be hosted by Wordfest’s CEO and Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. (The pre-show begins at 6:50 PM MT.) You can also watch On Demand at Wordfest.com after the initial broadcast. READ MORE
Wordfest 25@25: Kim Thúy & Lee Maracle
Dec 08 @ 7 PM MT $15
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Last but certainly not least. Please join us for the grand finale of our 25@25 extravaganza, featuring two of our favourite Wordfest alumni: Lee Maracle and Kim Thúy. The 60-minute conversation, hosted by Wordfest’s CEO and Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut, will start at 7:00 PM MT. (The pre-show will begin at 6:50 PM MT.) READ MORE
Wordfest Presents Alan Doyle
Dec 10 @ 7 PM MT $36
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It's going to be SUCH a party! Join us to celebrate the launch of Alan Doyle's All Together Now, our final Imagine On Air event of 2020. The hour-long conversation starts at 7 PM MT and will be hosted by social-media maverick (and fellow East Coaster) Mike Morrison. This livestream book and ticket event is $36.00 and includes a signed copy of All Together Now (managed by our bookselling partner Indigo) and shipping. Your ticket package also includes easy instructions to help you get set up to watch virtually, as well as our unique Digital Doggie Bag after the event with all the links, goodies and references from the conversation. Thank you Penguin Random House Canada for making this experience with Alan Doyle possible. READ MORE

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