Write the Night Off! A Fountain Bookstore NaNoWriMo Event!

Writers!  Let us help you get a kick start with our lockdown event at the shop!

From 6pm to midnight, get your writing groove on with our Write the Night Off event!

(This is also a "Come Write In" event in cooperation with #NaNoWriMo!)

What to Expect:

  • free WiFi access
  • free coffee, water, and both healthy and unhealthy snacks
  • space to write (limited to 20 participants - please visit Fountain or call 804-788-1594 to register)

What to Bring:

  • whatever you use to write - laptop, notebook, pens, etc
  • a cushion for your butt if desired - our chairs and floor are hardwood!
  • your writing ideas

Schedule of events:

  1. 6pm: arrive and claim your seat and grab coffee/water
  2. 6:15pm: start writing (no talking or listening to music without earbuds please)
  3. 8pm: stretch, snack, shop, socialize (10% off the entire store! do some early holiday shopping!)
  4. 8:20pm: back to it, buddy!
  5. 10pm: stretch, snack, shop, socialize 
  6. 10:20pm: homestretch!!! write like a demon until midnight!
  7. Midnight: congratulate each other on a job well done and go home!

Read more about NaNoWriMo below:

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a nonprofit event that encourages kids and adults to tackle the challenge of writing a novel in November. Launched in 1999, NaNoWriMo inspires its 300,000+ participants with pep talks, a huge and supportive online community, and a host of web-based writing tools.

Event date: 

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 6:00pm to 11:59pm

Event address: 

1312 East Cary Street
Fountain Bookstore
Richmond, VA 23219