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Winterset in Summer

2017 Festival Weekend

"Eastport Beach"

Eastport Peninsula, Newfoundland
Eastport Beach

  • Purchase Your Tickets

    A pre-opening event has been scheduled for Thursday August 10. Tickets for all events will be available for online purchasing starting 8:00 A.M. April 17. Just click on the link in the Schedule (active starting April 17, 2017) to purchase your tickets.

  • 2017 Festival Schedule

    View the 2017 Winterset in Summer Festival Schedule

2017 Festival Program

Winterset in Summer is Newfoundland and Labrador's unique literary festival designed to celebrate the writers of our splendid province. Meet new and established authors and hear them talk about their writing with celebrity hosts. The 2017 festival will showcase both local and national writers and performing artists.

Winterset in Summer Literary Festival 2017 will be held August 10-13th at the Beaches Arts & Heritage Centre in Eastport, Newfoundland. While the first scheduled event for the festival occurs at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, August 11, a pre-opening event has been scheduled for Thursday evening. Details will be announced in February.

As always Winterset in Summer 2017 will deliver the top notch program our regular patrons have come to expect.

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