What’s included in the registration price?

Registration for #OLR23 includes: Welcome Bag w/swag and free books, 2 meals (hotel offers complimentary breakfast), admission to all panels and activities, dance parties, mega booksigning and more bookish goodies!

#OLR23 1-Day Passes include: Saturday booksigning and theme party and banquet.

Is this an event for authors or readers?

Both! Our primary goal is to connect readers with some of their favorite authors and possibly introduce them to new authors. The program is full of opportunities for readers to enjoy intimate time with authors as well as participate in fun activities. Authors will appreciate seeing familiar faces as well as have a couple of opportunities to participate in professional focused sessions.

When will registration open for #OLR23?

Early Bird Registration for #OLR23 –  October 17 – December 30, 2022

General Registration for #OLR23 – We are SOLD OUT of full weekend registrations! SATURDAY ONLY tickets which include the booksigning and Southern Belle Banquet are still available until June 30, 2023.

Is there a refund policy for #OLR23?


30% of all subsequent payments (minus the deposit) are refundable until 9pm Eastern, Friday, March 3, 2023.

There will be NO REFUNDS after 9pm Eastern, Friday, March 3, 2023.

Is there a cap on attendance?

Yes. In order to facilitate a safe and fun environment, there will be a cap on the number of attendees. Once that cap is reached, registration will be closed.