Vevey Children Literature Festival – 1st edition
The 1st free festival of children’s literature will take up residence in Vevey on June 18 and 19, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. for 2 days of meetings, entertainment and activities in the following atypical places:
Théâtre de l’Oriental , as the main venue for the welcome, signings, various activities, show, round table and shop
The Cour de la Valsainte, historic and emblematic district of Vevey, for workshops
A private garden on Rue d’Italie, for workshops
The Imprudence bookstore , for workshops
On the quays of Entre-Deux-Villes for the installation of a Bibliobus
A dozen authors
2 Swiss publishing houses
1 local bookstore partner
Lots of activities and entertainment for children, their parents and professionals in the sector: writing workshops, conferences, readings, meetings, and everything that can put the book and its readers in the spotlight.
Meetings with authors in classes in and around Vevey, on June 16 and 17, 2022.
A free and intimate festival , accessible to all in terms of programming and activities;
The highlighting of current themes and an open-mindedness
that allows reflection on the world and our society;
A local anchorage translated by the presence of Swiss authors and publishing houses, but also of partners from the region;
Sustainable and ecological management for a minimal footprint.