This inaugural festival is in association with the Orcas Island Center for the Arts, which will host the Lit Fest’s Bookfair and featured line-up of panels and readings, with additional workshops and offsite activities to take place throughout Orcas Island. The Orcas Island Lit Fest (OILF) is a celebration of literature, poetry and non-fiction writing. Festival-goers have the opportunity to attend readings, panel discussions, and writers’ workshops hosted by Pulitzer Prize-winning writers, critically-acclaimed authors, and beloved regional and emerging writers. For more information: