September 26, 27 and 28, 2014
Friday and Saturday, 12-8pm and Sunday, 12-6pm
#EpicBookFest: Friday 10am-4pm
Baltimore Inner Harbor
The Baltimore Book Festival is 100% FREE and open to the public.
ATMs are located throughout the festival grounds, primarily near food and beverage locations.
Temporary bathrooms and hand sanitizing stations are located throughout the festival grounds. ADA/Wheelchair accessible bathrooms are available at each location. For bathroom locations, click on the festival map posted online.
Books are available for sale at the conclusion of all author appearances and at exhibitor tents throughout the festival site.
The festival welcomes and appreciates donations, which help ensure that everything at the event remains free and open to the public. To support the Baltimore Book Festival, please visit Guest Services or download a donation form.
Basic first aid services are available at Guest Services. Festival staff also has radio contact to on-site medics. Medical emergencies should be directed to 911.
Lost & Found
Visit Guest Services, located at the Harborplace Ampitheater, McKeldin Square, Bicentannial Plaza and Rash field.
PLEASE do not bring pets to the festival.
The festival is held rain or shine; many programs are indoors and in tents. Only in the case of dangerously inclement weather (lighting/thunder), the festival may close temporarily.
Show your IKEA FAMILY Card and receive a free Baltimore Book Festival poster! Visit the Guest Services tent at Bicentennial Plaza to claim this cool takeaway. Bicentennial Plaza is next to the Baltimore Visitors Center (401 Light St., Baltimore, MD 21230). Posters are available while supplies last.