Romance Fiction Festivals

Literary events for readers and writers of romance fiction.

Interracial Romance Authors’ Expo

A three-day weekend bringing together and celebrating readers and authors of interracial romance. ...

When: April

    Where: Daytona Beach, FL US

Maine Romance Writers Retreat

Maine Romance Writers strongly supports our members through education, advocacy, networking, support and recognition of the romance genre. The MRW annual retreat weekend features speakers on a variety of topics related to researching, writing, and self-promotion....

When: May

    Where: Portland, ME US

Romance Author & Reader Event RARE22

Meet a mix of traditional and self-published authors of romance fiction. Designed to connect readers and writers, RARE holds multiple events each year in cities around the world....

When: April

    Where: Edinburgh, Scotland UK

Romance Slam Jam Book Lovers' Convention

A 3-day romance novel con celebrating diversity in publishing. Authors and Readers wanting the VIP publishing industry experience where workshop sessions are LIVE for Q&A and engagement with fellow authors, readers, and industry experts will not want to miss this romance book conference....

When: July

    Where: Dallas, TX US

Sizzle in the South

Sizzle in the South, the premiere romance book festival in Virginia, is a free author event held in Grundy Virginia in August. This two day event begins on Friday night with a game night with the authors at a local hotel and ends the following day at the Buchanan County Public Library with a meet an...

When: August

    Where: Grundy, PA US

Spring Fling Writers Conference

Three day hybrid writing conference hosted by Chicago-North Romance Writers featuring masterclasses, workshops and webinars for published and unpublished writers, keynote speeches, pitch appointments with editors and agents, networking, a silent auction, open to the public book signing and a gala ba...

When: April

    Where: Chicago, IL US

Washington Romance Writers Retreat and Conference

More than 20 hours of continuing education masterclasses and workshops covering craft, business, and writing life topics that can help you become a more successful author. ...

When: April

    Where: Washington, DC US