Texas Book Festival

Texas Book Festival

Educational - Festivals - Free Events - Kids & Families - Music - Nonprofit - Poetry & Literature - Special Events

Website: https://www.texasbookfestival.org/


 610 Brazos, Suite 200, TX, Austin, TX 78701

One of the largest and most prestigious literary festivals in the country, the annual Texas Book Festival features 250+ nationally and critically recognized authors, 20+ venues including the State Capitol, 80+ exhibitors, live music, local food trucks, family activities, and countless opportunities to meet authors and fellow book lovers. Founded in 1995 by First Lady Laura Bush, the Festival has hosted thousandsĀ of notable and award-winning authors over the years, including Margaret Atwood, Robert Caro, Sandra Cisneros, Salman Rushdie, Cheryl Strayed, Walter Mosley, Molly Shannon, Frank McCourt, Ziggy Marley, Liz Carpenter, Doris Kearns Goodwin, and many, many others.