Conferences & Retreats

MYSTERY CONFERENCES
&
WRITERS' RETREATS


2017

WRITERS RETREAT: Under The Volcano - Jan 12-22 in Tepoztlan, Mexico

WRITERS RETREAT: Creative Writing Retreat - Feb 4-11 in Costa Rica

San Francisco Writers Conference - Feb 16-19, 2017 in San Francisco, CA

Amelia Island Book Festival - Feb 16-18, 2017 in Amelia Island, FL

Sleuthfest - Feb 23-26, 2017 in Boca Raton, FL

Book 'Em North Carolina - Feb 25, 2017 in Lumberton, NC

The London Book Fair - March 14-16, 2017 in London, England

Left Coast Crime - "Honolulu Havoc" - March 16-19, 2017 in Honolulu, HI

Create Something Magical Conference - March 18-19, 2017 in Iselin, NJ

WRITERS RETREAT: Pele's Fire Mar 21-27 on the Big Island of Hawaii

Creative Ink Festival - Mar 31-Apr 2, 2017 in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

WRITERS RETREAT: Iceland Writers Retreat - Apr 5-9 in Reykjavik, Iceland

Las Vegas Writers Conference - April 20-23, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV

Malice Domestic - April 28-30, 2017 in Bethesda, MD

WRITERS RETREAT: Writers Retreat WorkshopMay 6-13 in San Antonio, TX

Crimefest - "Where the Pen is Bloodier than the Sword" - May 18-21, 2017 in Bristol, UK

Mystery Writers Key West Fest - June 16-18, 2017 in Key West, FL

California Crime Writers Conference - June 10-11, 2017 in Culver City, CA

WRITERS RETREAT: Novel Writing Retreat - Jul 2-8 in Southwest France

ThrillerFest - July 11-15, 2017 in New York City, NY

Public Safety Writers Association - July 15-17, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV

Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival - July 20-23, 2017 in Harrogate, UK

Deadly Ink Mystery Conference Aug 5-7, 2017 in New Brunswick, NJ

Summer's Hard Boiled Pulp Con - July 27-30, 2017 in Pittsburgh, PA

Writers' Police Academy - Aug 10-13, 2017 in Green Bay,WI

Suffolk Mystery Authors Festival - Aug 12, 2017 in Suffolk, VA

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Aug 12-28, 2017 in Edinburgh, Scotland

Killer Nashville - Aug 24-27, 2017 in Nashville, TN

Book Passage Mystery Writers' Conference - Sept 7-10, 2017 in Corte Madera, CA

Bloody Scotland - Sept 8-10, 2017 in Stirling, Scotland

Creatures, Crime and Creativity - Sept 8-10, 2017 in Columbia, MD

International Agatha Christie Festival - Sept 13-17, 2017 in Torquay, England

Flathead River Writers Conference - Sept 23-24, 2017 in Kalispell, Montana

Novelists Inc. Conference - Oct 4-8, 2017 in St. Petersburg, FL

Write On The Sound Writers' Conference - Oct 6-8, 2017 in Edmonds, WA

Nancy Drew Haunted Maine Convention - Oct 12-14, 2017 in Ogunquit, Maine

Bouchercon - "Passport to Murder" - Oct 12-15, 2017 in Toronto, Canada



2018

Writers' Retreat Jan 14-20, 2018 in Maui, Hawaii

Sleuthfest - March 1-4, 2018 in Boca Raton, FL

Left Coast Crime -"Crime on the Comstock" - March 22-25, 2018 in Reno, NV

Las Vegas Writers Conference - April 19-21, 2018 in Las Vegas, NV

Malice Domestic - April 27-29, 2018 in Bethesda, Maryland

Writer's Cruise 2018 - May 6-20, 2018 (14 nights, Tampa to Barcelona)

Crimefest - May 17-20, 2018 in Bristol, UK

Thrillerfest XIII - July 10-14, 2018 in New York City, NY

PSWA - July 2018 in Las Vegas, NV

BoucherconSeptember 13-16, 2018 in St. Petersburg, FL

Novelists, Inc. Conference - Sept 26-30, 2018 in St. Petersburg, FL



2019


Left Coast Crime "Whale of a Crime" - March 28-31, 2019 in Vancouver, British Columbia

Bouchercon - "Denim, Diamonds & Death" - Oct 31-Nov 3, 2019 in Dallas, TX



2020

Bouchercon 2020 "Where Murder Is A Capitol Crime" - Oct 15-18, 2020 in Sacremento, CA