Friday, October 18, 2019
Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word | Oct 11-13
War Memorial Auditorium
Fri, Oct 11 12:00 pm


The Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written Word℠ is a free, three-day Festival hosted each October where readers and writers are offered an opportunity to celebrate the joy of reading and lifelong learning. Thousands of book lovers come together to hear panels and solo sessions featuring 200 of the nation’s foremost writers. In addition to attending sessions, attendees peruse exhibitor booths, food trucks, and enjoy musical, theatrical, and spoken word performances, along with events for children and youth, on our three performance stages on the Plaza.  SAVE THE DATES: Friday, October 11, 2019: 12:00 – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, October 12, 2019: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m Sunday, October 13, 2019: 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.

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