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Lakefield Literary Festival 2017 Tickets

The three-day Lakefield Literary Festival (July 14 – 16, 2017) consists of four Reading Events, three Craft Talks, a Supper & Reception with Festival Authors as well as free activities.

To purchase tickets online, click the Add to Cart button for each event you would like to attend. A PayPal shopping cart will open in a new page with a summary of your selections including cumulative pricing. You can increase/decrease the number of tickets for each event or completely remove the event from the cart if you’ve chosen one in error. Simply flip between this ticket page and the cart page to add selections or click Continue shopping. When you have completed your selections, click on either Check Out for payment by VISA or MasterCard, or click on PayPal check out if you have a PayPal account.

Upon successful payment, you will be automatically emailed a receipt from PayPal. Please ensure to enter the correct email address and check your spam/junk folder if the email does not arrive promptly. Your official tickets will be waiting at the Festival’s ticket desk, please bring your payment receipt and identification.

Tickets and Passes can be purchased in person at the following locations:
Happenstance Books & Yarns, 44 Queen Street, Lakefield
Hunter Street Books, 164 Hunter Street, Peterborough

Tickets can also be purchased at the events, subject to availability.
Festival Passes and Saturday Reception tickets are available until July 2. Craft Talks are 90 minutes and have a capacity of 24 attendees, pre-purchase is required.

Please contact our ticket manager for more details: tickets@LakefieldLiteraryFestival.com


Festival Pass, July 14 – 16, 2017~~~ $109 (a $123 value, available until July 2) includes the four Reading Events and the Saturday Supper & Reception with Festival Authors (Sir John’s Picnic).


FRIDAY

Friday July 14 at 7:30pm – Readings ~~~ $22 (included in Festival Pass)
Tangled Webs with authors Kerry Clare, Marni Jackson, and Zoe Whittall
Bryan Jones Theatre, Lakefield College School


SATURDAY

Saturday July 15 at 10:00am – Craft Talk ~~~ $30 (90 minutes, limit of 24 participants, pre-purchase required)
The Art of Blogging with Kerry Clare
Classroom 11, Lakefield College School


Saturday July 15 at 10:00am – Children’s Event ~~~ FREE
The Children’s Tent with authors Andrew Larsen and Kari-Lynn Winters
Cenotaph Park


Saturday July 15 at 10:00am – Historical Walk ~~~ FREE (90 minutes, limit of 30 participants, first to arrive, no registration)
Lakefield Literary Historical Walk with Mark Finnan
Christ Church Community Museum


Saturday July 15 at 1:00pm – Craft Talk ~~~ $30 (90 minutes, limit of 24 participants, pre-purchase required)
A Taste of Food Writing with Lindy Mechefske
Classroom 11, Lakefield College School


Saturday July 15 at 3:00pm – Readings ~~~ $22 (included in Festival Pass)
Young Writers’ Awards followed by The Culinary Life and Times of Sir John A. Macdonald & Catharine Parr Traill with author Lindy Mechefske and editors Nathalie Cooke & Fiona Lucas
Bryan Jones Theatre, Lakefield College School


Saturday July 15 at 5:30pm – Reception ~~~ $35 (tickets available until July 2, included in Festival Pass)
Sir John’s Picnic, Reception and Supper with Cash Bar
Centre Courtyard, Lakefield College School


Saturday July 15 at 7:30pm – Readings ~~~ $22 (included in Festival Pass)
The Many Faces of Mystery with authors Giles Blunt, Lynne Kutsukake, Steven Price, and host Douglas Gibson
Bryan Jones Theatre, Lakefield College School


SUNDAY

Sunday July 16 at 10:00am – Craft Talk ~~~ $30 (90 minutes, limit of 24 participants, pre-purchase required)
A Problem of Character by Steven Price
Classroom 11, Lakefield College School


Sunday July 16 at 11:00am – Guest Speaker ~~~ FREE
Elder Shirley Williams, Curve Lake First Nation
During regular Sunday Service at Lakefield United Church


Sunday July 16 at 2:00pm – Performance ~~~ $22 (included in Festival Pass)
Canada’s Greatest Storytellers/Les Grand Raconteurs Canadiens 1867-2017 with Douglas Gibson
Bryan Jones Theatre, Lakefield College School


Wishing you an enjoyable visit.

Please consider including a donation to the Lakefield Literary Festival.
Proceeds will be used to support activities such as our programs for children and youth. Donations are not tax deductible.

Thank you for your

Thank you to our sponsors

    Platinum Level

      David and Dr. Patricia Morton

      Diamond Level

        Alan and Jane Stewart

        Anonymous

      Gold Level

      • Martha & Richard Whatley

      • John & Susan McWilliams

      Supporters of The Young Writers Awards

        David and Dr. Patricia Morton

      Silver Level

        Wendy Scott & David Moorhead

      Bronze Level

        Dr. John and Martha Vlasschaert

      Festival Friends

        R. J. Brown Insurance Brokers

        Dr. Beverley Haun

        Cathy Wilson

        John and Karen Beamish

        Lakefield Herald

        Friends of Alasdair & Wendy Wallace

        Barb Chisholm & Tom Miller