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Big Island Book Fest
Big Island Book Fest

Sat, Oct 22


Florence Filberg Centre

Big Island Book Fest

This first-of-its-kind market-style festival features authors from all over Vancouver Island and surrounding coastal areas.

Time & Location

Oct 22, 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Florence Filberg Centre, 411 Anderton Ave, Courtenay, BC V9N 6C6, Canada

About the event


If you like books, and if you enjoy meeting authors, you must attend the inaugural Big Island Book Fest on October 22.

Come and meet the authors, discuss their craft, buy their books, get signatures, and take in the live music. Enjoy coffee and light snacks in the lounge.

Author readings begin first thing at 10:00 am, and parents, don’t miss Children’s Hour at 1:00 sharp with event coordinator and local author J. P. Bailey, reading from one of her whimsical children’s books. There is a wide array of genres and subject matter represented among the authors: historical fiction, vampires, science fiction, mystery, murder, superheroes, spirtuality, poetry, aviation, biography & memoir, short stories, natural history, self-help, sasquatches and more! Something for everyone!

Saturday, October 22, 10 am to 5 pm at Florence Filberg Centre in Courtenay, 411 Anderton Avenue. Lower Level. Wheelchair accessible. Entry by cash donation.  Don’t Miss It!

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