Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Down the Rabbit Hole 2020

Date(s) - 05/17/2020
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

SCBWI-LA Creative Field Trip
for Writers and Illustrators

Unfortunately, we have had to postpone this event due to the Coronavirus. We are hoping to reschedule for later in the year. If you are signed up to attend the event, check your email for a notice about refunds. Any questions, email

Date: Sunday May 17, 2020
Time: 9am to 5:54pm
Location: LA Union Station to San Juan Capistrano

All Aboard the Pacific Surf Liner!

The Mad Hatter and the White Rabbit are ready to tickle your muse and push your characters and story lines to greater depths. Be ready for innovative exercises and resourceful tools, and after immersing yourself in the history and mystery of the town of San Juan Capistrano and the Mission, we’ll be enjoying lunch, some wandering time and crafty things.

The art is in the journey!

We will meet at 9am at Union Station and our train will leave at 9:55am. The return train from San Juan Capistrano leaves at 4:20pm, arriving at Union Station at 5:54pm.

Hurry, Hurry – Space is Limited!

– SCBWI Members: $79
– Non-SCBWI Member: $99
Prices include train ticket, lunch, admission to the mission and creative materials.

Meeting location at Union Station will be emailed separately to attendees.

No refunds after May 3rd. There will be a $25 administrative fee to fulfill a refund request. No refunds granted for missing the train – please be on time!

Any questions, email