The picnic Word Feast organized for August 27 has been postponed. We'll find a date that works better for writers, in the fall or winter. Meanwhile, please consider supporting Word Feast: Fredericton's Literary Festival by volunteering or making a contribution so you can enjoy a free lunch next time.
Call for Volunteers
Our festival is fast approaching and there are plenty of volunteer opportunities. If you'd like to support Fredericton's inaugural literary festival and join an already fun and dedicated bunch of volunteers, please fill out the form or drop us a line at info(at)wordfeast.ca!
Word Feast Memberships are now available
Would you like to support Word Feast: Fredericton's Literary Festival? Please consider becoming a Word Feast supporting member. Membership is a great way to show your support for Word Feast Literary Society and our festival. As a member, you will make a real contribution to writers, readers, and participants in Fredericton, New Brunswick, and around … Continue reading Word Feast Memberships are now available
2022 Word Feast Annual Postcard Story Contest
Our annual Postcard Story Contest is open until September 30, 2022. This year, we will present prizes to three winners, one in each of three age categories. Read complete guidelines and enter soon.
Word Feast Postcard Story Contest 2021 Winner
Word Feast is pleased to announce that two stories by Neil Sampson were chosen as the first place winner and the runner-up by this year's judge, Emily Skov-Nielsen. NEIL SAMPSON WAS ONCE AGAIN THE DOUBLE CONTEST WINNER FOR HIS STORIES "rOYAL tREATMENT" AND "MELTING." hE ALSO SWEPT THE PRIZES IN OUR 2020 CONTEST. hERE IS … Continue reading Word Feast Postcard Story Contest 2021 Winner
Word Feast has opened its online silent auction
This year, our silent auction is online! From October 1 to 17 items will be posted on this Facebook page. Scroll through the photos in the posts and bid in the comments. Come back to the page often to raise your bid and check your message requests if you're the highest bidder. You can pick … Continue reading Word Feast has opened its online silent auction
Word Feast Reading in the NB Literature Garden
Join us on August 29 at 2pm for a lovely, late August afternoon in NB's Literature Garden with indigenous drumming, a reading by poet and children's author Lynn Davies, and a tour with garden creator Steve Heard. There will also be children's activities, so this is an event all ages can enjoy and be inspired … Continue reading Word Feast Reading in the NB Literature Garden
Word Feast annonce la programmation du festival pour 2021
Vice-Presidente de Word Feast, Jennifer Houle, annonce la programmation pour 2021 au Fredericton Playhouse Le vendredi 13 août, Word Feast, le festival littéraire de Fredericton, a annoncé sa programmation pour 2021. L'événement principal, en partenariat avec le Fredericton Playhouse, est une soirée de musique avec une touche littéraire, avec Séan McCann et Andrea Aragon qui … Continue reading Word Feast annonce la programmation du festival pour 2021
Word Feast Announces 2021 Festival Lineup
Word Feast Vice-Chair Jennifer Houle announcing the 2021 festival lineup at the Fredericton Playhouse On Friday, August 13, Word Feast, Fredericton’s Literary Festival announced its 2021 lineup. The headline event, in partnership with the Fredericton Playhouse, will be an evening of music with a literary twist, featuring Séan McCann and Andrea Aragon performing and reading … Continue reading Word Feast Announces 2021 Festival Lineup
Word Feast Postcard Story Contest – 2021! It’s time again!
Photo by Pineapple Supply Co. on Pexels.com It's happening again! Word Feast is excited to announce our fourth annual Word Feast Postcard Story Contest! The winner will receive a $200 prize, and be invited to participate in Word Feast 2021 activities, be they virtual or live. More details about those activities are coming soon. Meanwhile, we … Continue reading Word Feast Postcard Story Contest – 2021! It’s time again!