Here is a list of writers’ conferences for 2023. These are mainly California, but some are listed further afield. Prices vary and some also have virtual conferences associated. check out their individual websites for more details.
San Francisco Writers Conference San Francisco, Feb 16-19, 2023. One of the DeFacto conferences to attend on the west coast.
Southern Cal Writers’ Conference San Diego, Feb 17-19, 2023.
California Creative Writers Conference Culver City or virtual, March 3-5, 2023.
AWP Conference & Book Fair Seatte, WA, March 8-11, 2023.
Inkers Con Dallas TX June 9-11, a virtual conference is also available at reduced cost. Also excerpts from previous conferences. See website for details.
California Crime Writers’ Conference Culver City, June 10-11, 2023.
Writers Digest Annual Conference New York City, July (dates not yet posted online) 2023.
Napa Valley Writers Conference Napa Valley College, July (dates not yet posted online) 2023.
Mendocino Coast Writers’ Conference Fort Bragg, Aug 3-5, 2023.
Greater Los Angeles Writers Conference Los Angeles, Aug 4-6, 2023.
Southern Cal Writers’ Conference Irvine, Sept. 15-17.
Digital Publishing & Indie Conference October (dates not yet posted online) 2023.