This is an annual literary festival to celebrate the written and spoken word in all
its forms, including books, drama, music and art.
See the “What’s On?” page to find out about the 2013 events. As the list below shows,
there are a wide range of topics to explore. You can also review past Alton Word
Fest events in the “Archive” pages. Some events are specifically for school children
- if your school isn’t taking part, please encourage them to get in touch.