When Words Collide 2018 Journey Through the Ages Banquet

Celebrating Prehistoric, Middle Ages, Victorian, Modern, even Futuristic periods of literature.

Though not required, we encourage you to dress as your favorite literary period: past, present or future. Join us for a wonderful meal*. Mingle with authors and presenters. Attend the author signings after dinner.

* A pre-purchased banquet ticket is required to attend the meal.

The banquet will be held in the Bonavista Ballroom (Tower Building) from 5:30 - 7:00 PM.

Cash bar opens at 5 PM and runs till late.

The autograph session follows from 8 - 10 PM
(Please exit the ballroom from 7-8 PM to allow hotel staff to clean the room.)

2018 WWC Banquet Menu

  • Caesar Salad with House Dressing, Shaved Grana Padano, Focaccia Croutons, Valbella Double Smoked Bacon Bits
  • Heritage Greens with Garnish & Assorted Dressing
  • Warm Garlic Toast
  • Barolo Braised Beef Ravioli with Forest Mushroom Sauce
  • Chicken & Rosemary Tortellini with Basil Pesto Cream Sauce
  • Spinach & Cheese Manicotti
  • Gluten Free Fusilli with Grilled Vegetables & Basil Pesto (Note: For people with gluten issues)
  • Parmesan, Cracked Pepper & Chili Flakes served on the side
  • Seasonal Vegetables
  • Selection of Desserts & Pastries to Include Lemon Tarts & Cannoli
  • Tea and Coffee