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.

Recent News

Call for Volunteers

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts is seeking volunteers for the 2018 Baltimore Book Festival. To sign up for a position, please visit the link below.

Click Here for Details

BBF Newsletter

Check out the latest edition of the Baltimore Book Festival newsletter below.


Tablers & Exhibitors - Sold Out

Spaces for single-day tablers, literary exhibitors and booksellers have now officially sold out! Thank you to our 2018 participants for supporting this year's Book Festival.

Click Here for Details


Plan Your Visit

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

Thank You, Sponsors!