Location and Directions:
The Write on the Sound Writers' Conference is presented by the Edmonds Arts Commission and is located in Edmonds, WA
The primary conference location:
Frances Anderson Center
700 Main Street
Edmonds, WA 98020
Friday Critique Workshops: Edmonds Conference Center, 201 4th Ave North
The Edmonds Conference Center is located one block north of Main St on the NW corner of 4th Ave North and Bell St.
Saturday Keynote Address: Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave North
The Edmonds Center for the arts is located two blocks north of the Edmonds Conference Center.
There is free street parking in the vicinity of the Frances Anderson Center on both Main Street and Dayton Street. Please note that streets closer to the center of town may be signed for 3 hour parking.
From the South: From I-5 take Exit 177 west toward the Edmonds/Kingston Ferry. Follow SR 104 to Edmonds City Center which puts you on 5th Ave. Turn right at the roundabout onto Main St. Go up the hill to 7th & Main. The Frances Anderson Center is an old school building, is on the right (south) side of the street.
From the North: From I-5 take Exit 181B – Lynnwood/196th St. SW. Proceed west on 196th (SR 524). The arterial curves and changes names as it comes down into Edmonds. You will come to a traffic light at 3rd and Main. Turn left and follow Main up the hill to 7th & Main.
The WOTS Conference is easily accessible by public transportation
Please check websites for current transportation schedules.
By Plane: The Puget Sound region is primarily serviced by SeaTac International Airport, located approximately 15 miles south of Seattle. Edmonds is approximately 15 miles north of Seattle. There are several shuttle services available at SeaTac for transportation to Edmonds.