Tenth Edition

August 14 to 16, 2020
Delta Calgary South, Calgary, Alberta
August 14 to 16, 2020
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The Tenth Annual Edition of When Words Collide


When Words Collide wishes to thank all those whose generosity have helped to make this event possible, including:

Alberta Foundation for the ArtsAlberta Foundation for the Arts
Anonymous Anonymous
Calgary Arts DevelopmentCalgary Arts Development
Calgary World Fantasy SocietyCalgary World Fantasy Society
City of CalgaryCity of Calgary
Creative EdgeCreative Edge
Dodge the BulletDodge the Bullet


When Words Collide is a festival for readers, writers, artists and publishers of commercial and literary fiction, including genre, YA, children's books, and poetry. Would you like to know more?

79 days until the next price increase

Registration is 30.6% full

82 banquet tickets for sale

The current adult passholder rate is $40 CAD. Prices will increase on January 1st. You can register online, use our registration form or, in Calgary, stop in at The Sentry Box at 1835 - 10th Avenue SW to purchase your pass.

If we are sold out in advance, passes will not be available at the door.

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When Words Collide,
c/o The Sentry Box,
1835 - 10th Avenue SW,
Calgary, Alberta,
T3C 0K2, Canada.

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