Fun for the whole family at the Texas Book Festival!

Eight of featured children's & teen books featured at the 2023 Festival

Children’s Programming

The Texas Book Festival, taking place this November 11-12, is jam-packed with story times from talented authors, hands-on activities for children of all ages, and dynamic author presentations. Free and open to all, the Festival guarantees fun for the whole family and something for everyone!

Collage of children's programming - Read me a Story tent, activities and enjoying a book int the Capitol lawn.

Teen Programming

This year, Texas Book Festival is eager to introduce a teen activity tent (Camp TTBF) ! The tent will feature activities and crafts, as well as the YA HQ tent next-door where teens will be able to engage with their favorite authors and discover new favorites along the way.

Teens meeting authors and buying new books

Texas Book Festival has free parking available Festival weekend. Additionally, the Festival will have ASL interpretation for certain sessions, as well as interpretation available per request for all other sessions! Come visit us for this exciting, free event for all this November 11-12.