Conference FAQ

When’s the 2018 conference?

April 27-29

What’s a Prequel?
Longer, more in-depth workshops offered the day before conference opens. Pick a three-hour workshop for the morning and another for the afternoon. See the Prequel page for more information.

How do I connect with people talking about this conference on social media?

Twitter: #PPWC2018

Facebook Event: PPWC 2018: Don’t Quit, DO IT!

Where do I go to register? When is the deadline?

Regular registration is available from November 11, 2017 through March 15, 2018 for $400.

Late registration is available from March 16, 2018 through April 22, 2018 for $460.

Go register now!

There’s a payment plan option?

Yes! You can make five payments of $80 each, when it’s convenient for you. Payments must be completed by March 15, 2018. Please read our Payment Plan Policy for more details.

When does conference start/end?/Where is the schedule?

We will have a basic tentative schedule up as it becomes available. The full schedule will be emailed to you prior to the conference. Please read our Payment Plan Policy for more details.

Can I spend the night at the Marriott?

We hope you will. It is by far the best way to take advantage of the more relaxed atmosphere to socialize with faculty, staff and your fellow writers.

Be sure to tell them you’re with the Pikes Peak Writers Conference to get the special rate of $107 per night. This price expires March 25, so be sure to book in advance.

The Colorado Springs Marriott is located at 5580 Tech Center Drive, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80919

Call 1-719-260-1800  or  1-800-932-2151 and mention Pikes Peak Writers Conference 2018

Book your room now!

Please note: If you plan to stay on Wednesday, be sure to book in advance.

Are there other PPW events going on before conference?

Keep an eye on our events page to stay informed about Write Brains, Writers’ Night and Open Critique!