want to participate?

Hello there.

We welcome publishers, authors, agents, writing retreats, workshop providers, artists and more to participate in our upcoming Orcas Island Lit Festival. Please click on the button below and fill out the form to let us know how you would like to plug-in to our festival opportunities or create a program of your own. The Orcas Island Lit Festival will take place April 13 thru 15 2018.

If you are not an author or literary organization, there are other great ways for you to participate. Please see our wishlist below. We would welcome any help with these items.

  • Providing presenter and VIP lodging
  • Donation of gift basket items for presenters and headlining authors
  • Prizes for Battle of the Genres
  • Volunteers to help before and/or during the festival
  • Graphic artists to design maps, signage, and other items
  • Donation and execution of Badges/lanyards
  • Party planners, designers to help with design ideas
  • Florists to donate arrangements for panel set-ups and events


To volunteer, please scroll down to the footer at the bottom of this page and hit the volunteer button.

The request for proposals submission period for the 2018 OI Lit Fest is now closed.