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Immerse in Words: Word on the Street Festival

September 28 - September 29

πŸ“šπŸŒŸ Join the Celebration of Literature at Word on the Street Festival!

Step into the vibrant world of Canadian literature and culture at Word on the Street Festival! Since its inception in Toronto’s Queen West in 1990, this event has been a beacon of literary celebration, showcasing the richness of Canada’s literary scene and hosting an impressive lineup of authors.

Event Overview:

πŸ“… Date: September 28-29, 2024

πŸ“ Location: Queen’s Park Crescent from College to Wellesley St.

About Word on the Street: From its humble beginnings to becoming the largest festival in Canada dedicated to books and magazines, Word on the Street has evolved while staying true to its mission. Whether you’re a fan of big-name authors like Margaret Atwood or prefer discovering local talents like Catherine Hernandez, this festival offers something for everyone. And the best part? It’s free for all attendees!


✨ Bookfair: Explore a vast array of literary works from small presses to renowned publishers.

🎀 Author Talks: Engage with your favorite writers and gain insights into their creative process.

πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ Family Activities: Bring the whole family for a day of fun with activities like face painting and more!

Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of literature and creativity. Mark your calendars and join us for a day filled with inspiration, exploration, and endless stories!

For more information and updates, follow us on social media [@wordonthestreet]. See you there! πŸ“–πŸŽ‰


September 28
September 29
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Queen’s Park
110 Wellesley St W, Toronto, ON M7A 1A2, Canada + Google Map
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