Safety precautions for COVID-19

To our customers,

At Indigo, the health and safety of our families, employees, customers, and community has always been our top priority. We have re-opened stores and are practising industry leading health and safety precautions to ensure the safety of our Indigo family of customers and employees. Click here to see how we’re taking care and staying safe.

We are thrilled to welcome our customers back to all our all Indigo, Chapters, and Coles stores, which are now open! We continue to host virtual conversations with your favourite authors, artists and musicians. Check back often for updates on events including exciting virtual kids and baby programming! Let’s connect. Follow us on Instagram @indigo & @indigokids and on Twitter @indigo, @indigoteen & @indigogreenroom.

Events at Indigo

Saturdays at IndigoKids

Come for the stories, stay for the fun. Join us in-store for storytime every Saturday at 11AM.

Saturdays at 11AM local time

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Saturdays at IndigoKids

In Person: Louise Penny

Join #1 New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny in-person as she celebrates the release of A World of Curiosities - the eighteenth book in her popular series featuring Armand Gamache and the denizens of the Quebec village Three Pines. Louise Penny will be in conversation with writer Danielle Groen.

Purchase a pre-signed copy of A World of Curiosities to attend this exciting event.

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St. Andrew's Church

73 Simcoe St.

Toronto, ON

Friday, December 2 at 7PM ET

A World of Curiosities by Louise Penny

December 3, 10AM-4PM: Indigo Rideau Opening Event

This Saturday, say hello to the new Indigo Rideau and enjoy a day of Christmas shopping and fun events the whole family can enjoy. The first 25 people in line on December 3 at 10AM will receive a FREE $25 Indigo gift card, and the next 25 people in line will receive an Indigo 25th Anniversary Tote. Please line-up at our second floor entrance inside the mall off of Rideau Street.

Opening Event Activities
Join us between 11AM and 4PM and celebrate with live music, giveaways, kids’ storytime and activations.

  • 11AM - IndigoKids Presents Storytime and Captain Underpants/Dog Man Character visit
  • 2PM - Free tarot card reading
  • 4PM - Free caricature portrait art

Located inside CF Rideau Centre, Indigo Rideau is a new destination designed to encourage discovery and deliver inspiration. It will truly be your happy place with a curated assortment of books and more lifestyle products and beautiful displays. Using natural materials, we've incorporated extra seating (prime for gathering or reading!), and a kids playhouse — hours of adventure await!

We can't wait to see you!

Indigo Rideau

Ottawa, ON

Saturday, December 3, 10AM to 4PM ET

Indigo Rideau Opening Even

Indigo's Christmas Trunk Show

Join Indigo experts as we showcase our top gifts and reads this holiday season!

Watch live on Instagram @indigo.

Monday, December 5 at 12PM ET

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Indigo's Christmas Trunk Show

Live & In Conversation: Holly Jackson

Join Holly Jackson, New York Times bestselling author of Good Girls Guide to Murder, as she chats about her new unforgettable thrill ride Five Survive. Watch live on Instagram @indigo.

Watch live on Instagram @indigo.

Tuesday, December 6 at 6PM ET

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Five Survive by Holly Jackson

In Person: Suzette Mayr

Join acclaimed author Suzette Mayr as she signs copies of her 2022 Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning novel The Sleeping Car Porter. Bringing to life an important part of Black history in North America, from the perspective of a queer man living in a culture that renders him invisible in two ways, The Sleeping Car Porter is affecting, imaginative, and visceral enough that you'll feel the rocking of the train.

Chapters Signal Hill

Vancouver, BC

Saturday, December 10 at 11AM MT

The Sleeping Car Porter by Suzette Mayr

In Person: Holly Black

Join #1 New York Times bestselling author Holly Black in-store at Indigo Yorkdale as she celebrates the launch of The Stolen Heir - returning to the opulent world of Elfhame in the first book in a thrilling new duology, following Jude's brother Oak, and the changeling queen, Suren.

Purchase a copy of The Stolen Heir here to join this exciting event and receive a tour-exclusive bookmark and enamel pin.

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Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Monday, January 9 at 7PM ET

The Stolen Heir by Holly Black

In Person: Samantha Shannon

Join New York Times bestselling author Samantha Shannon in-store at Indigo Metrotown as she talks about A Day of Fallen Night - the stunning, standalone prequel to Priory of the Orange Tree.

Indigo Metrotown

Burnaby, BC

Monday, March 6, 2023 at 6PM PT

A Day of Fallen Night by Samantha Shannon

*At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.


**At hosting store only. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.