Toronto, Ontario

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Harbourfront Centre | 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Get Involved

Whether you’re part of an organization or just a book lover, there have always been opportunities to get involved with The Word On The Street. Read below for the best ways to be a part of the biggest book and magazine festival in Canada.

Volunteer with Us

The festival offers a variety of work experience for volunteers who want to help make this year's festival a success. From pre-festival administrative tasks, to author liaison positions, to on-site customer service, there is plenty of work to be done! And it can't be done without your help—we would be nothing without our dedicated and enthusiastic team of volunteers. Please consider joining our team in 2015, we would appreciate your support!

Exhibit in the Marketplace

Canada's largest book and magazine event provides you with the opportunity to connect with over 215,000 avid readers through our Exhibitor Marketplace—It's Canada's largest outdoor bookstore! As an exhibitor, you would be a vital part of The Word On The Street's success, and, we are proud to say that our Marketplace offers you an absolutely unique opportunity in the industry. It gives you the chance to meet readers face-to-face, build relationships with your target market, increase your subscriptions sales and influence Fall book reading/buying habits. You will be able to connect with fans old and new and build your community of readers.

Exhibitor registrations are closed for the 2015 festival. Please check back in January 2016 to register for The Word On The Street 2016.

Be a Performer

The author submission period has ended for the 2015 festival. Please check back here in April 2016 for more information about the 2016 festival.

The Word On The Street Book Club

Every year, The Word On The Street Toronto selects four great Canadian reads to be featured in The Word On The Street's summer book club. Members have the opportunity to get ready for the festival early by digging into one of the literary treasures.