The Baltimore Book Festival features hundreds of author appearances and book signings, 100+ exhibitors and booksellers, non-stop readings on multiple stages, cooking demos by celebrity chefs, poetry readings and workshops, panel discussions, walking tours, storytellers and hands-on projects for kids, street theater, live music, and a delicious variety of food, beer and wine.

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2018 Applications

Applications for the 23rd annual Baltimore Book Festival are now open:

Food and Beverage Vendors
Literary Exhibitors and Booksellers
Single-Day Tablers

Artscape & Baltimore Book Festival Info Session Presentation

View the Artscape and Baltimore Book Festival 2018 Information Session presentation at the Creative Alliance below.

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Plan Your Visit

Sept 28-30, 2018
Fri - Sun: 11am - 7pm
Baltimore Inner Harbor

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