At the Westgate Hotel in San Diego, CA, this HRR should be one for the history books! We want to give you a general idea of what to expect so that you can make the most of every day at the Historical Romance Retreat! Please note in 2022, we'll be offering a HRR Writer's Track* ahead of the Retreat for our aspiring authors!

Monday
HRR Writer's Track Registration
8-8:30am
HRR Writer's Track Workshops - Day One
Hands-On Intensive and Supportive Classes for Aspiring Authors
to help you achieve your writing dreams!
8:30am - 5:00pm
*Additional Registration is Required to Participate. 
Seats are Very Limited.
Tuesday
HRR Writer's Track Workshops - Day Two
Hands-On Intensive and Supportive Classes for Aspiring Authors
to help you achieve your writing dreams!
8:30am - 5:00pm
*Additional Registration is Required to Participate. 
Seats are Very Limited.
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Aspiring Authors Party
Celebrate graduating from HRR Writer's Track at this exclusive gathering with your Fabulous Teachers. 
Surprises are to be expected!
Wednesday 
Historical Romance Retreat Begins!
A special invitation to the Historical Romance Retreat for Historical Romance Novel readers and their favorite auhors
Registration
Check-In and Welcome! Pick up your incredible goodies and get ready for the Retreat!
11 a.m.- 5 p.m.

HRR Emporium

Shop our Vintage Boutique filled with treasures and trinkets!

Open 10am - 5pm!

Step back in time a the Mission Inn, Riverside CA for the Historical Romance Retreat for reader and their favorie authors, Sept 12-16 2018
Welcome Gathering
Meet All the Authors and Celebrate the Launch to HRR 2022!
Sponsored by Dragonblade Publishing!
Light appetizers and beverages available.
7 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 

HRR Emporium

It's never the same boutique one day to the next!

Open 8am - 4pm!

 

Interactive and Hands on Fun Bring History to Life in workhops led by your favorite authors at the Historic Romance Retreat
Historical Presentations & Workshops
Interactive and Hands On Fun to Bring History to Life!
Led by your favorite Authors!
9:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Interactive and hands-on workshps with  masculine flair are open to all Historical Romance Retreat attendees
Exclusive Gentlemen's Club Presentations
Topics Every Historical Man Should Be Privy To (and Yes, Ladies may attend!)
9:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
A full elegant tea service to take you back to a simple time.  Costumes are encouraged but not required.  Dress in any era for this magical party.
HRR Afternoon Tea
A Historical Romance Retreat Tradition
A full elegant tea service to take you back to a simpler time.
Costumes encouraged but not required. This year's tea has a Surprise in store!
Dress in any era for this magical party.
4 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.
TJ London's Revolutionary Tavern Party
and Gambling Night
Tory or Whig? Be on your Guard as the Night Unfolds!
Dabble in a bit of spy craft and do your best to elude the King's Justice. Join us for a night of authentic historical gambling from the 18th and 19th centuries at this fantastic party.
Sponsored by TJ London, the Revolutionary Author, herself.
Play to win chances at amazing Prize Baskets provided by all the Authors!
Appetizers and beverages served.
8pm - 10:30pm
Friday

HRR Emporium

You'll want to take another peek! The HRR Boutique has unique items you'll find nowhere else!

Open 8am - 4pm!

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Historical Presentations & Workshops
Interactive and Hands On Fun with History!
Led by your favorite Authors!
9:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
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HRR Highland Ceilidh
(Kilts are encouraged but not required, gentlemen.)
Learn the Highland Fling and kick up your heels. If "Outlander" makes your heart beat faster, get ready to swoon! Clan allegiance makes us want to cheer but Sassenachs are always welcome!
8 p.m.- 10:30 p.m
Saturday
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The Great Book Exhibition
Book Signing and Historical Fair - Open to the Public!
A chance to purchase books and have them signed by your favorite Authors!
Lots of free goodies and fun. This is an event you will not want to miss.
1 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
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HRR Regency Grand Ball
Intrigue and Elegance Come Together on this Night!
A Grand Finale to the Retreat with live music and period dancing!
The highlight of every social Season, HRR's Grand Ball is a breathtaking experience.
More than a chance to shine, it's a chance to fly!
Heavy appetizers served.
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sunday
Farewell breakfast and fond farewells and grand prize drawig at the Historical Romance Retreat
HRR Farewell Breakfast
Final farewells to the Retreat of 2022 and Grand Prize Drawing!
9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Retreat Schedule for 2022
Historical Pool Party!
Time to step out with Bathing Outfits of days gone by as we 
lounge and laugh at this informal and extra refreshing plunge into the past!
4:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.