Grand Marais Art Colony, Grand Marais, Minnesota Special Events
120 WEST 3RD AVENUE   PO BOX 626    GRAND MARAIS, MINNESOTA 55604    218-387-2737

North Shore Readers and Writers Festival

November 2 - 5, 2017

 Registration for the North Shore Readers and Writers Festival is now open!

June 21 - 27 | Full Festival Pass Registration ONLY
June 28 - October 26 | Ala Carte and Full Festival Pass Registration


More than 20 authors and book professionals will be joining us in November for classes, craft seminars, author talks, and special events.

Festival Authors:

Peter Geye, Patricia Hampl, Moheb Soliman, Faith Sullivan, Kao Kalia Yang, Diane Glancy, William Kent Krueger, Mary Casanova, Lise Lunge-Larsen, Erin Hart, Bart Sutter, Sharon Chmielarz, Sun Yung Shin, William Green, and Julie Landsman, 

Festival Book Professionals:

A full exhibit hall will be populated by presses, including Red Bird Chapbooks, University of Minnesota, Beaver's Pond, Minnesota Historical Society, Holy Cow!, Hamline University The Creative Writing Programs, Water~Stone Review, Coffee House, and Graywolf.

The Grand Marais Art Colony partners with the Grand Marais Library and Drury Lane Bookstore to host the festival.

Click the link HERE to download the full registration packet and call us today to sign up!


2017 Festival Registration Packet

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