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Call for Proposals: Fall Lit Walk Readers

Submissions are now closed for the OILF Fall Lit Walk coming this September 13 - 14, 2024.

Applicants will receive notification by mid July.

Thank you for all your wonderful submissions!

Our mission

The Orcas Island Lit Fest (OILF) is a celebration of literature and community held in an inspiringly beautiful place. With the San Juan Islands as our backdrop, we bring together renowned authors and avid readers, visitors and locals, for a weekend of panels, readings, live music and multimedia events that highlight the vibrant literary culture of the Pacific Northwest and beyond. From Pulitzer Prize winners to gifted new voices, our featured artists from across the country represent the finest in contemporary fiction, nonfiction, poetry, playwriting, and more. The Orcas Island Lit Fest is your opportunity to engage with world-class writers and their work in an intimate, inclusive setting that welcomes everyone who loves books and good conversation.


We hope you’ll join us.

Support the literary arts on Orcas Island

The Orcas Island Lit Fest is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to producing a world-class literary festival organized by dedicated volunteers—and supported by book lovers like you. We depend on the generous help of our donors and sponsors. Interested in supporting our next festival?

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