Become a Festival Friend!

  • Friends in front of capitol


Become a Festival Friend and help keep the Festival free for thousands of attendees each year. 

Join us for a fantastic line-up of authors, activities, and great conversations the weekend of November 11-12. As a thank you for your donation of $100 or more, you will receive a Festival Friends pass that gives you…

  • Priority entrance (for you and a +1!) to Festival Friends Pass sessions
  • Signing line priority at Festival Friends Pass session book signings
  • A free audiobook from our friends at
  • Acknowledgment on dedicated Festival Friends donor wall on the TBF website

For donations of $250 or more, our friends at Texas Monthly will send you a 1-year subscription! 

With your subscription to, you have the option to share profits with a local bookstore of your choosing – supporting independent bookstores and the local economy.

Become a Festival Friend today!