Sponsors & Partners

It takes a village to host a festival and these important community members help make Galiano Island #LitFest a reality.

We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, which last year invested $153 million to bring the arts to Canadians throughout the country.  Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien. L’an dernier, le Conseil a investi 153 millions de dollars pour mettre de l’art dans la vie des Canadiennes et des Canadiens de tout le pays.

We acknowledge that the financial assistance from The Canada Council for the Arts was adminsitered through The Writers’ Union of Canada, the national organization of professionally published book authors.


Galiano Inn & Spa – venue and host of Galiano Island Literary Festival. Special thanks to manager Dikran Zabunyan.

Galiano Island Books – Founder of the Galiano Island Literary Festival.   An independent bookstore dedicated to meeting the reading needs of Galiano Island residents and visitors.


Galiano Library – helping to promote reading, literacy and community involvement on Galaino Island.

Galiano Chamber of Commerce – Promoting sustainable and healthy business activity on Galiano Island.

Sturdies Bay Bakery and Cafe- Providing specialty coffees, meals and fresh-baked products daily.


Galiano Island Soap Works– producers of ethically-developed natural soap and other body care products.

Hummingbird Pub – providing fine pub food and liquid refreshments to Galiano Island.



Galiano Coffee Roasting Company – providing fresh-roasted coffee to Galiano Island.


Schmidt Trentadue & Associates – providing neuropsychological services to promote better health and care.

Jen and Sheri Realtors– Bringing home buyers and sellers together in the Fraser Valley and beyond.

Kris Krüg – providing photographic, technical and social media support to the festival.