The Okoboji Writers’ Retreat will be held at the Lakeside Laboratory on West Lake Okoboji, Iowa

The fee for the Okoboji Writers’ Retreat is $795. This covers two lunches, all speaker sessions, a bit of swag, and a few other activities. It does not cover housing, dinners, or breakfast.


This retreat is open to all skill levels. There will be a mix of professional and hobby writers, plus over 30 speakers who intend to help you reach your goals. Even if you don’t have a specific project in mind but are simply curious about how to improve your writing, you will enjoy this experience.

Remember: there is a story in everyone.