The longest-running Canadian literary festival of its kind kicks off tonight in Sechelt.

The 37th Annual Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts features writers from a wide range of genres and will begin with an event tonight at 8 pm with Writer, Richard Van Camp.

Events all take place in the 500-seat open-air Festival Pavilion in the Rockwood Gardens in Sechelt.

Many of the festival’s 21 events are already sold out, for tickets & more information click here.