Frequently Asked Questions
Is the Okoboji Writers’ Retreat for you?
Whether you’re a beginning or experienced writer, we believe that answer is ‘yes.’ We believe there is a story in everyone. Let award-winning journalists, columnists, authors, storytellers, and agents help you tell yours!
Still have questions?
Here are some of our most frequently asked ones below.
- What are the dates?
- Where will the retreat be held?
- I don’t think of myself as a writer. Will I feel out of place?
- What are the closest airports?
- What is the cost?
- Are meals included?
- Are scholarships available?
- Who will be speaking and conducting workshops?
- Is this primarily for professional writers?
- Is there something for professional writers?
- What workshop topics will be presented?
- What differentiates OWR from typical writing conferences?
- What are housing options?
- Where do I sign up?