Spring Writes is an annual program of Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County

Visitor Information

Enjoy the Area!

The Spring Writes Literary Festival is part of the larger, rich cultural landscape of Upstate New York. We hope you take advantage of wine tasting, hiking, boating, antiquing, or Farmer's Market shopping. After a day of literary adventures, we encourage you to take advantage of our fine restaurants, music, theatre and dance. 

Local Information: Attractions, Accommodations, Restaurants

During your visit to the Spring Writes Literary Festival, stop by the The Downtown Visitor Center (607-273-7482), located in the Tompkins Center for History and Culture (TCHC) at 110 N. Tioga Street on the Commons. (The TCHC is also the location for many of the Spring Writes events!) 

For information on Ithaca & Tompkins County, check out VisitIthaca's website at VisitIthaca.com or call 800-28ITHACA (800-284-8422) or 607-272-1313 anytime for assistance with your trip to Ithaca!


Visit Downtown Ithaca's website for downtown parking information 

Other Local Events  

For listings of Tompkins County arts and cultural events go to: events.visitithaca.com

The Spring Writes Literary Festival is made possible in part by the Tompkins County Tourism Program and by the New York State Council on the Arts AND Poets & Writers with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.