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Boutique romance readers event where you are up close with 50 romance authors as they share their stories, adventures in writing, and fun facts about everything in the romance genre .
Oct 04, 2024, 11:00 AM EDT – Oct 05, 2024, 7:30 PM EDT
Best Western Plaza Hotel & Conference ,
181 Boston Post Rd W, Marlborough, MA 01752, USA

Ticket Options October 4 and 5, 2024

Ticket Options

Author Tickets are sold out

Meal Tickets still available

Author Ticket Halloween Dinner/Party $65.00

Author Ticket Saturday Lunch $65.00


Reader/Attendee/Visitor/General Admission 

Full 2-day general admission. Includes trick or treating Friday night. $69.00  Now available

Saturday general admission ticket.  Access to the conference activities $35.00 Now available

Meal ticket sold separately

Friday Dinner with the Authors Halloween Party Ticket $69.00

Saturday lunch with the Authors Ticket $69.00

All ticket options include event badges, goodie bags, swag, and early access to book signing.

No ticket sales at the door. End of event book signing open to the public at 4:45 p.m. Saturday.


By popular demand our Golden Ticket non-attendance option. Unable to make it this year, but still want all the goodies? This is your ticket.

This ticket collects all the swag/bag/charms/trick-or-treat goodies plus one signed author book from a list to choose from of attending authors. All this mailed after the conference right to your postal address provided. The cost due to weight is $42.00

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 Fall in Love New England 2024
 The Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel  Marlborough, Massachusetts

Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center Marlborough, Ma

Romance fan reader meet, discover, and fan girl out to your favorite 60 plus fabulous attending 2024 romance authors from all over the Unites States and Canada. Two days of romance themed games, author spotlights, author panels and book crafts that will have you laughing out loud celebrating why we love reading the romance genre. New Updated List Coming Soon

Booking Code: Fall In Love New England

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This years attendees will surely have a fun time hanging out with romance fans alike as our authors share their writing journey, specific genre topics with panels, games, spotlight topics, and a craft to celebrate why we love to read romance and can't get enough.

October 4 & 5, 2024

Don't miss out.


Calling all aspiring romance authors, romance readers, and everyone who loves HEA and HFN


FILNE 2024 is your event.

Laugh, love and learn the romance author world through our boutique conference. October 4 & 5, 2024

Don't miss out.


About Us

Learn. Share. Discover New Authors.

We are thrilled Fall In Love New England is celebrating our 7th year in bringing together readers and romance authors. Come join us. October 4 & 5, 2024, Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel and Trade Center Marlborough Ma. 

Meet an exceptional group of authors. This year's fun includes laugh-out-loud games, craft corner, author panels, and author spotlights. This is truly an opportunity for readers to connect on a deeper level with the romance authors they love or will newly discover.

Buy your ticket today to make sure your spot is reserved! Take advantage of the chance to get inspired by some truly talented individuals. 


Fall in Love New England Conference

Get to Know Us

Lady in Charge

Event Host



Set up/Break down

Alpha Male Slayer

Suzanne Eglington

Ashlyn Chase brought to life the idea of bringing authors and readers together for a romance genre conference in New England. Suzanne Eglington took over this magnificent event in 2020. Now celebrating our 7th romance reader event, October 2024, the FILNE conference will be held at The Best Western Royal Plaza Marlborough, Massachusetts.

Come celebrate the love of fiction romance with 50 romance authors entertaining readers for a fun-fueled two days October 04 & 05.


Founder ~Founders Award Host

Costume Contest Host



Ashlyn Chase


Set up

  Behind the scene tasker 

Yankee Book Swap Leader


 Jeannie Jones-Tatro

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Craft Corner  


Emotional Supporter

Andi Ramos



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E.S. McMillan





Sex Educator

Set Up


Mia Michele



Author Sponsor Tables Supervisor


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Interested in sponsoring our event. We have several levels to offer. Contact us at:

FILNE 2023 Sponsor


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Past October 2023 Schedule

Schedule.  Workshop descriptions coming soon 


10:00 a.m. -  4:30 p.m.

Author Panel - Writing a Holiday Series
Author Spotlight - Unwritten Rules of Romance
Author Panel - How Real Do You Want Your Sex Scene


11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Author Spotlight - Dark and Deadly: Writing the Criminal Mind as the Love Interest
Author Panel - Seasoned Romance
Author Panel - New Adult Romance

12:00p.m.- 12:45 p.m.


Author Spotlight - Because Passion is Timeless
Author Panel - Writing it Hot or Not 
Author Panel - Falling for the Villain

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Author Panel - The ABC's of LGBTQIA
Game - Not Your Gandma's Bingo
Author Panel - Tropes -Why We Use Them

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Author Panel - Paranormal Nights: Tropes, Passion and Preens
Author Spotlight - I Wish I knew Then What I Know Now
Author Spotlight - Sexy Freedom: The First Amendment, the Porn Industry, & Romance

3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Author Spotlight - Best Reader Pagent
Author Spotlight - Choregraphing Action Scenes and Spicy Scenes
Author Panel - Where Should We Put the Bakery

4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.


Break or Get into Costume

4:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Cocktails ~ Cash Bar

 opens 5:45 p.m.

Halloween Dinner

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Halloween Trick or Treat Party Mingle
open to all 2-day ticket holders

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

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A peek at our past author sponsored tables where you meet an attending author for some exclusive time.

Past October 21, 2023 

Schedule. Workshop descriptions coming soon.

To learn more about what to expect at Fall in Love New England, take a look below at the full schedule. We’re happy to answer any questions you have regarding specific activities, event timing or any other inquiries. A program and map will be provided at registration.


8:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Author Spotlight - Win, Love, or Draw
Author Panel - Writing Rainbow
Author Panel- Better Late Than Never

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.


Author Panel - Paranormal/Fantasy World Building
Drama Scene - Inside Out
Game Trivia - Two Truths and a Lie

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Author Panel - It's Not All Mistletoe: Romancing the Other Holidays of the Year
Craft- TBA
Author Panel - Alpha A$$holes: Decoding the Secrets to Creating a Memorable Hero

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Lunch Break  11:50 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Author Spotlight - The Commonwealth of Sex: Common Sense, Local Laws, Kink, & You
Author Panel - Does Art Imitate Life
Author Panel - Love Scenes: What Makes a Great One?

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Author Panel - Suspense 101: Who Done It?
Live Podcast - Steam Scenes Live
Author Panel- Fall In Love With New England

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.


Author Panel - Turn Up the Heat : Writers Dish on the Sweet & Spicy Sides of Romance
Author Panel - The Power That Be
Author Panel - Nuts and Bolts: Characters, Stories, and How They Torture Writers

3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. 

Charm Hunt in Book Signing open to ticket holders only  3:55 - 7:30 p.m.

Author Book Signing Open to the Public  4:45 p.m. -  Closing

Attendee Yankee Book Swap for Conference Ticket Holders

7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Conference Closes

8:30 p.m.

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