Franschhoek Literary Festival

 17 – 19 MAY 2024

Welcome to the Franschhoek Literary Festival (FLF)!

Imagine streets buzzing with book lovers, creating a vibrant ambience as they move between a variety of village venues all within walking distance of each other.

The Franschhoek Literary Festival runs annually on the third weekend in May, starting on Friday and ending Sunday.

The FLF provides a platform for open and progressive discourse with participation from renowned local and international authors and thought leaders. Informal discussions are the hallmark of the festival with spirited debates on a variety of topical issues. Not forgetting the lighter, inspirational and fun sessions guaranteed to stimulate the senses.

A storytelling festival, business breakfast, live performances, documentaries and writing workshops complete the excellent offering of the FLF.

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