Annual Festival

The Texas Book Festival is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and takes place in Austin, Texas at the State Capitol and surrounding grounds. The 2014 Texas Book Festival will be held October 25 – 26, 2014. The First Edition Literary Gala will be held October 24, 2014 at the Four Seasons Hotel. 

The Festival is a non-profit organization. We welcome your contributions to help provide this popular annual event, year-round literary events, literacy programs, and grants to Texas public libraries. Donate online at any time. We are grateful for your support of literature, libraries and literacy in Texas!

2014 Festival

We are accepting book submissions for the 2014 Festival until June 1, 2014. Learn more about submission guidelines.

Authors are announced in September. The schedule is released in early October.

2014 First Edition Literary Gala


2013 Festival