Download MWW 2017 brochure


  • Part I: Intensive Session – Thursday, July 20. [Small class, six-hour master session with an expert]
    • $155 [Fee also includes: morning refreshments and lunch]
  • Part II: Thursday evening, Friday & Saturday – July 20-22. [Choose from 45+ sessions on craft and publishing business.]
    • $300 [Fee includes: Friday lunch; Saturday awards banquet with keynote Jess Lourey
  • Part I & Part II: Package [Maximize the value! Savings of $55!]
    • $400 [Fee includes all activities described above]


All MWW programs and sessions are hosted at the L.A. Pittenger Student Center, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

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Lodging Options

Midwest Writers Host Hotel: Courtyard Muncie at Horizon Convention Center, 601 South High Street, Muncie, Indiana 47305

Start date: 7/19/17       End date: 7/23/17      Last day to book: EXTENDED TO 6/26/17

Book your group rate for Courtyard Muncie



Midwest Writers also has GROUP RATES at:

Holiday Inn Express, 4201 W. Bethel Ave., Muncie (765) 289-4678

Book your group rate for Holiday Inn Express


Enter the event dates- July 19-23, which takes you to a page to make reservations with the special rate. The event code, MWW, using this link, is already pre-populated.

Complimentary breakfast buffet, wifi, and parking. Also complimentary to anyone in the group is their conference space.

Fairfield Inn (Marriott), 4011 W. Bethel Ave., Muncie (765) 282-6666 [Ask for Ball State Rate.]


Other Local Hotel Options:

All reservations should be made directly with the hotels.

  • Baymont Inn & Suites, 3400 Chadam Lane, Muncie, IN 765-284-4200
  • Day’s Inn 3509 N. Everbrook Lane, Muncie, IN 47304 765-288-2311
  • Comfort Inn & Suites 3400 N. Marleon, Muncie, IN 47304  765-587-0294
  • Best Western, 3011 W. Bethel Ave., Muncie (765) 282-0600
  • Cardinal Inn & Suites 3302 N. Everbrook Lane, Muncie, IN 47304 1-800-733-337 or 765-282-7557
  • Hampton Inn & Suites 4200 West Bethel, Muncie, IN 47304 765-288-8500

You need to make room reservations ASAP as space is limited because several events are scheduled that weekend in Muncie, including Ball State University summer graduation.