november, 2019

fri01nov7:00 pmfri10:00 pmWords Festival 2019: Opening Reception7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Museum London

Event Details

Words Festival will return for its sixth year, taking place between the 1st and the 3rd of November 2019!

$15 for Students ($20 at the door) $20 for General Admission ($25 at the door)

Time: 7:00pm – 9:30pm Date: Friday, November 1st
Place: Museum London

Tickets will be on sale very soon!

From the page to the stage, Words returns to the Forest City for its sixth annual Festival, 1-3 November 2019. Taking up the theme, “Reimagining Souwesto Identities,” London’s literary and creative arts festival will bring the community together for a celebration of creative ideas, artistic expression, and cultural diversity.

During the three-day event, visitors will experience a range of artistic forms including poetry, fiction and nonfiction, film, drama, children’s literature, new media, spoken word performance, graphic novels, zines, storytelling, and much more. Words will also feature a jam-packed schedule of events with between 25 and 30 artists and writers, including Nino Ricci, Jane Urquhart, Sally Armstrong, Lynn Coady, Seth, Drew Hayden Taylor, Kevin Sylvester, and many more!

Do you have questions for our authors? To join the conversation, tweet your comments and questions to the Festival hashtag (‪#‎WordsLdn‬). Early bird rates apply: $15 for students, $20 for general admission. At the door, $20 students, $25 for general admission. All other Festival events on Saturday (Nov. 2 / Nov. 3) are free!

There will be light snacks and a cash bar.


(Friday) 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Museum London

421 Ridout Street North