What is Literary Orange?
Literary Orange is Orange County’s premier literary event featuring headlining authors and thought provoking keynote addresses. The day offers attendees and fans the opportunity to listen and engage with an exciting array of authors, have books signed, ask questions, and learn about the writing process. Included are morning refreshments, a delicious lunch, and a yummy dessert.
When is the event and what is the day’s schedule?
Literary Orange is currently being planned. See the schedule tab above for more information about the day’s schedule as it develops.
Where is it located, and how do I get there?
Literary Orange is located at the Newport Beach Marriott, near Fashion Island. See the directions tab above for more information.
How much is this event?
The Literary Orange early bird registration is $70.00 per person, which includes three keynote addresses, three panels, morning refreshments, lunch with dessert, and opportunities for authors’ photographs. After March 1st, tickets are $80.00.
How do I get tickets for more than one person?
Contact Jenny Gasset, Registration Chair, Jennifer.Gasset@occr.ocgov.com.
How much is parking?
$10 per car.
Who is going to be there?
This year’s authors and keynote speakers are listed on the authors page. See the authors tab above for more information.
Who attends Literary Orange?
Literary Orange attracts readers, writers, and aspiring writers. Interests range from a particular genre or author to those interested in learning more about writing and asking questions of the authors. You can make connections, make new friends, and have your books signed. There’s something for every book lover.
Will there be opportunities to purchase books?
Yes, our on-site bookseller will be Mysterious Galaxy who will have a selection of all the authors’ books which you can purchase before autograph sessions.
Do you have accommodations for special diets?
Unfortunately at this time we cannot accommodate special diet requests. We do, however, have an option for a vegetarian meal when you register.
I am an author, how can I be a part of Literary Orange?
Please read our Author Selection Guidelines for more information.
Can I reserve seating?
Seating is first come, first served. Groups of 10 interested in reserving an entire table may contact Beatriz Preciado at 714-566-3065 for information.