Toronto, Ontario

Sunday, September 24, 2017

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Festival Contests

We run a lot of contests before our festival. Take a look below and enter contests for your chance to win!


David Sedaris at Sony Centre, October 17

Don’t miss David Sedaris’ return to Toronto to discuss his latest New York Times Best Seller, Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) at Sony Centre on October 17, 2017.

We have a bunch of tickets to give away to his performance, and if you want to win it's as easy as sending an email to with the subject [I want to read David's Diaries!] and your full name in the message. Our full rules and regulations are below.

If you don't just want to try your luck with our contest, you can purchase tickets to the event on TicketMaster right now by clicking this link.

Contest Deadline: August 4

Contest Rules

To enter your name in the draw, send an email with the title of the event in the subject line and your name in the body of the email to All contests above are subject to the following Rules.

  1. One entry per event prize, per person.
  2. Only two (2) tickets will be given to the winner of each event prize.
  3. This contest is open to residents of Canada. Employees of The Word On The Street are not eligible.
  4. An entrant’s name will be randomly drawn by The Word On The Street staff.
  5. The entrant whose name is drawn will be emailed by The Word On The Street staff as soon as reasonably possible after the contest closes and will be required to answer a skill-testing question.
  6. No purchase is necessary to enter the contest.
  7. The odds of winning the contest will depend on the number of entries received.