Directions & Contact


The Denman Island Readers and Writers Festival takes place in three venues, all located in the village centre.  When you arrive on Denman Island, you will find an intersection at the top of the hill coming off the ferry. Go left at this intersection and you will see the Arts Centre, General Store, Community School and Community Hall on your right, and on your left, the hardware store, Abraxas Books and the  Activity Centre  where registration takes place and books are on sale. Please start your festival experience here.

For the ferry schedule, please go to the official schedule on the BC Ferries website.

General information and enquiries

Telephone:  250-335-0043

Festival registrar



Committee members are:  Juan Barker, Debbie Frketich, DD Fuchs, Stewart Goodings, Val Hammell, Janice Hayward, Des Kennedy, Helen Mason and Annette Reinhart