Attendee Information

Registration Fee

Additional Attendees

Become a Friend of the Festival

You can support the work of the Festival of Faith & Writing by becoming a Friend of the Festival. Your tax-deductible gift enables us to keep registration costs low, to offer reduced registration fees to students, and to welcome an array of talented writers to Calvin for Festival 2016.

My/Our gift to the Festival of Faith & Writing is:


Festival-goers without vehicles have multiple options for getting to and from the Calvin College campus while in Grand Rapids. (Click here for information about getting to Grand Rapids.)

Ride Share

A private Facebook group is available for registered Festival-goers to arrange ride shares among those staying in the same hotel or neighborhood. Access to this group will be provided in your registration confirmation email.


Rides to campus from area hotels range from $5-8 per trip. For more information, please visit Uber’s website.

Shuttle Service

Limited shuttle service will be available to and from the official Festival hotels.

For Our Information

Your answers to the following questions will help us to allocate our resources effectively.

Which speakers are you most interested in seeing at Festival 2016?

How did you hear about the Festival?

(Check all that apply)

Please indicate specific outlets:

E-mail Newsletter

All Festival-goers will receive Bookkeeping, a brief weekly e-mail digest of Festival news, author spotlights, and reading suggestions.


We want the Festival of Faith & Writing to be an accessible space to as many people as possible. If you have any particular needs related to your ability to participate in the Festival, please contact our office at and put "Access Request" in the subject line. It will be our pleasure to work with you to explore accommodation options.

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