Are you by any chance looking for a writer conference to attend in 2023?
You’re in luck!
I have pulled together a list of over two dozen writer conferences taking place this. The locations range from Alaska to Florida, and you will even find one on a cruise ship. The list is sorted by month, and I have also included an additional 11 conferences which have not yet announced dates for this year but probably will still be held.
- Asheville Christian Writers Conference – February, Asheville NC.
- Let’s Just Write – March, Chicago IL.
- Liberty State Fiction Writers Conference – April, Hamilton NJ.
- Pikes Peak Writers Conference – April, Pikes Peak CO.
- Atlanta Self-Publishing Conference – April, Atlanta GA.
- Authors for Authors – April, Melbourne FL
- Red Clay Conference – April, Georgia
- WriterCon Cruise – April, cruise ship.
- Washington Writers Conference – May, Washington DC.
- Ignite Your Imagination – May, Tampa FL.
- Kachemak Bay Writers’ Conference – May, Homer AK
- Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference – May, Black Mountain NC.
- Wyoming Writers Conference – June, Cheyenne, WY.
- North American Historical Novel Society Conference – June, San Antonio TX.
- Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference – June, Bemidji MN.
- SWA 2023 Writers Conference – June, St. Simon’s Island GA.
- Jackson Hole Writers Conference – June, Jackson Hole, WY.
- RWA Conference – July, Anaheim CA.
- Sleuthfest – July, Boca Raton FL.
- Sun Valley Writers’ Conference – July, Sun Valley ID.
- Southampton Writers Conference – July, Southampton NY.
- Willamette Writers Hybrid Conference – August, Portland, OR.
- Cape Cod Writers Center Conference – August, CapeCod MA.
- Mendocino Coast Writers’ Conference – August, Mendocino CA.
- Killer Nashville – August, Nashville TN.
- Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers – September, Denver CO.
- Moonlight and Magnolias – October, Atlanta GA
- Ozark Writers Conference – October, Eureka Springs, AR.
P.S. In addition to the 27 conferences listed above, I also found another eleven conferences which have not yet announced a date for 2023 (but I am reasonably confident that they will).
- Rappahannock Writers Conference – The public library in Fredericksburg VA has been holding a writer conference every fall for the past 4 or 5 years.
- FAPA Con 2023
- James River Writers Conference – This conference is usually held in October in Richmond.
- Brain to Bookshelf – This year’s conference has not yet been announced, but it is usually held in Baltimore in October.
- Florida Writers Con – Another October which has not yet been announced for 2023.
- American Christian Fiction Writers Conference
- Inkubator Writing Conference
- Indiana University Writers Conference
- Writers Digest Conference
- Contemporary Romance Writers Conference
- North Carolina Writers Network Fall Conference