Street Closure Information


What: 2017 Texas Book Festival

When:  Sat., Nov. 4 & Sun., Nov. 5 2017

Event Time:  10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


The 2017 Texas Book Festival will take place on November 4 & 5, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Congress Ave., Eleventh St. and Colorado St.  An estimated 40,000 visitors will attend the Festival over the two days.  The Festival will temporarily close city streets near your business, residence, religious center or neighborhood.

Festival street closures begin at 6:00 p.m. 11/3 on Congress Ave. between 8th & 11th, Eleventh St. between Lavaca St. & San Jacinto Blvd. and reopen at 11:59 p.m. 11/5.  Extended closures begin at 9:00 a.m. 11/2 on Colorado St. between W. 11th St. & W. 12th St. and reopen at 2:00 p.m. 11/6.  For more detailed info and timeline of closures visit the links below.


Festival Street Closure Map 

Festival Street Closure Schedule