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

Pop Culture Parade: Presented By Geppi’s Entertainment Museum

Dress up your kids and your pets in superhero costumes and join us for a parade along the Inner Harbor promenade! Superheroes, storybook characters, pets from MDSPCA, BmoreFit Dancewalkers, The Baltimore Twilighters Marching Band, special guests and more dress up in costume and march down the Inner Harbor promenade, starting at The Rusty Scupper Saturday, September 24 at 11am.  Festival-goers are encouraged to dress up with their children or furry friends in costume and be part of the fun. 

Mikita Brottman

Baltimore author Mikita Brottman confirmed for the Inner Harbor Stage!

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Baltimore authors make Oprah magazine's list of best summer reads

Congrats to our ?#‎bmorebookfest? presenting authors D. Watkins and Laura Lippman!

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Sept 23-25, 2016
Fri-Sun: llam - 7pm


Baltimore Inner Harbor

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Amtrak Towson University Geppi's Entertainment Museum