Welcome to Word Vancouver

This is Word Vancouver, Western Canada’s largest celebration of literacy and reading. Held during the last week of September at various venues throughout the city, our festival promotes books and authors with free exhibits, performances, and hands-on activities for a wide range of ages and interests.


Wednesday Festival schedule 2013 Thursday Festival schedule Friday schedule Sunday festival schedule Saturday festival schedule

More Books

We’re proud partners of two other local book fairs: Vancouver Book Fair for antiquarian, collectible and rare books, and the Vancouver Art/Book Fair.


Inspiring words.