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7th Annual LitFest Pasadena From May 19-20

May 19, 2018 - May 20, 2018

7th annual LitFest Pasadena 2018

Image via LitFest Pasadena on Facebook 

LitFest is returning to Pasadena May 19-20 for two days packed with writing workshops, readings, author panels, and other great  events!

Hosted at various venues within the Pasadena Playhouse District, the literary-focused festival is free for all attendees and features events for kids and adults-alike. Example events during the festival include:

  • Flights of Fantasy Story Theater (Pasadena Public Library)
  • Jonathan Gold discussing Julia Child’s legacy (Vroman’s Bookstore)
  • SQUIRREL! Spontaneity in Conversation and Writing (Walt Girdner Photo Studio and Gallery)
  • Running and Writing: The Soul’s Escape (Vroman’s Bookstore)
  • 10 Distinguished Local Poets with Thelma T. Reyna (Vroman’s Bookstore)
  • Red Hen Press Pasadena Poetry-palooza! (Sculpture Plaza – The Stand)

The fest begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday and 11:15 a.m. on Sunday. Click here for the complete schedule of events. There is also a downloadable schedule and map of participating venues.

So grab your pen and notebook for a chance to learn, read and write during this premier literary festival!


May 19, 2018
May 20, 2018
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Pasadena Playhouse District
Corner of Colorado Boulevard and El Molino
Pasadena, 91101