2022 Texas Book Fest Author Parties – RSVP!

The Texas Book Festival Weekend is, of course, all about the books, but it’s also about opportunities for our authors to meet and hang out with one another, enjoy the city, and party. Below are invitations to author parties during the Festival Weekend. This is all optional and purely for fun. Join us for some fun downtime outside of Festival programming!


Please be sure to RSVP for events as soon as possible. 
These invitations are for Festival authors only and non-transferable.

Texas Book Festival Kickoff Party sponsored by Tito’s – Friday November 4, 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy light bites and beverages as we launch the 2022 Festival Weekend at one of Austin’s iconic music clubs. Space is limited.

Friday, November 4, 8:00–10:00 PM
Upstairs at Antone’s Nightclub
305  5th St., Austin 78701

Authors’ Breakfast – Saturday November 5 at 8:00 a.m.

Join us for a casual buffet-style breakfast at 816 Congress, 15th floor (same location as Author Greenroom and Check-In)Open to authors on the official lineup and select Festival friends, the breakfast is an opportunity to mingle with fellow writers and members of the Austin and Texas literary community. Author Check-In is hosted in the same location, so you can stop for breakfast and pick up your badge!

Saturday, November 5, 8:00–9:30 a.m.
816 Congress Ave, 15th Floor, Austin, 78701

Authors’ Cocktail Party – Saturday November 5 at 5:30 p.m.

Celebrate a great day at the Texas Book Festival at this exclusive, invitation-only cocktail party at the Waterloo Park Amphitheater. Plus ones are available for this event.

Saturday, November 5, 5:30 –7:00 p.m.
Waterloo Park Amphitheater, enter at 14th Street and Trinity
1083 Trinity St, Austin, TX 78701