Conference FAQ

When’s the 2018 conference?

April 27-29

The below information is currently for 2017.

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: #PPWC2017

Facebook Event: PPWC 2017: Silver Jubilee

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

Regular registration is available from November 15, 2016 through March 25, 2017 for $415.

Late registration is available from March 26, 2017 through April 23, 2017 for $475.

Go register now!

There’s a payment plan option?

Yes! You can make five payments of $79 each, when it’s convenient for you. Payments must be completed by March 15, 2016. 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 14, so be sure to book in advance.

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

1-719-260-1800  or  1-800-932-2151

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!