Here are the best writing conferences in the Mid-Atlantic, according to our readers

The votes are in: Our readers have picked the best writing conference in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.

Here are the best writing conferences in the Mid-Atlantic, according to our readers

Note: An asterisk (*) indicates a previous winner in our survey. Find all of the 2020 conference winners here

 

Delaware

Lewes Creative Writers Conference*

Now in its 13th year, this annual conference sponsors both literary readings and writing workshops – and best of all, it’s completely free.

Where: Lewes

When: August (2020 dates pending)

delawarelibraries.libcal.com

 

Maryland

Bay to Ocean Writers Conference*

Though this Eastern Shore conference only lasts one day, it packs a great deal of information into its nine-hour session, offering focused tracks in poetry, beginning fiction, advanced fiction, nonfiction, and publishing/marketing/editing.

Where: Wye Mills

When: March 7, 2020

easternshorewriters.org/event-3614583