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22. Poetry Reading and Art Show *FREE*

September 29, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

Five of Kingston’s finest poets gather to read at the fabulous Elm Café. Join Michael CasteelsSadiqa de MeijerSteve HeightonHelen Humphreys, and Sarah Tsiang for this celebration of the written word spoken and turned visual, accompanied by delicious nibbles and beverages. Art exhibition: a display of the poets’ work designed and printed by Kingston graphic designer Vincent Perez. Reception by Elm Café.

A co-presentation of Kingston WritersFest and Skeleton Park Arts

3:00 – 5:00 pm
Elm Café, 303 Montreal Street

FREE EVENT for Culture Days

 

Details

Date:
September 29, 2017
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizers

Kingston WritersFest
Skeleton Park Arts Festival

Venue

Elm Cafe
303 Montreal St
Kingston, Ontario K7K3G9 Canada
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Phone:
613-767-8999
Website:
http://www.theelmcafe.com/

FESTIVAL TICKET INFO + PRICES 2018

Want more info?

Click on our digital Program Guide or Schedule-at-a-Glance to view and download!

Tickets can be purchased directly from the Grand Theatre Box Office online (click the ‘Buy Now’ ticket icon), in person at 218 Princess Street, or by phone (613-530-2050) until 6 pm on Tuesday, September 25, 2018. International Marquee tickets will continue to be sold through the Grand until the event start time.

Ticket prices are listed as Pre-Festival (purchased by 6 pm on Tuesday, September 25), and Festival (all tickets purchased once the Festival has begun):
Regular Onstage and Festival Field Trip events
General Admission $20 Adv/$22 Fest; Senior $18 Pre/$20 Fest; Student $5 Pre/ $8 Fest
Writers Retreat Classes General Admission $35 Pre/$40 Fest; Senior $32 Pre/$38 Fest
Celebrate the Literary: Breakfast with Peter Carey; Robertson Davies Dinner -and- Book Lovers’ Lunch
General Admission $45 Pre/$50 Fest; Senior $40 Pre/$45 Fest
Saturday Night SpeakEasy General Admission $30 Pre/$35 Fest; Senior $27 Pre/$32 Fest
Forgotten Foods of Forest, Field, & Orchard General Admission $25 Pre/$28 Fest; Senior $22 Pre/$25 Fest
BUY 5 and SAVE – available for regular events OR Writers Retreat classes! Simply add EITHER 5 regular onstage OR 5 Writers Retreat tickets to your cart and the discount will automatically be applied.

OFFSEASON EVENTS: View event description carefully for details on price, advance sale cut-offs, and venue.

FEES: All ticket prices include HST. Please be advised that the Grand Theatre Box Office will add a handling fee of $3.50/ticket.

TICKET PICK-UP: Any tickets – EXCEPT International Marquee tickets –  that are not picked up at the Grand Theatre before 12 pm on Wednesday, September 26th will be brought to the onsite box office at the Holiday Inn. You may pick up your tickets there at any time during onsite box office hours (30 minutes before the first onsite event of the day til 15 minutes after the last event of the day).

During the festival, tickets are ONLY available onsite from the Festival Box Office on the main floor of the Holiday Inn Kingston Waterfront.

EXCHANGES and REFUNDS: We do not offer exchanges or refunds on tickets (except when an event is cancelled), so please plan before you buy. Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of KWF staff.

PHOTOGRAPHS: No flash photography, video recorders or tape recorders, please.