Last year, hundreds of enthusiastic book lovers volunteered their time and talent to make the Texas Book Festival a huge success. We are very grateful to all of our volunteers for your continued support!

The volunteer opportunities listed below are for the 2017 Texas Book Festival, which will take place at the State Capitol and Congress Ave. November 4-5.

If you have any questions, please email bookfest@texasbookfestival.org or call the office at 512-477-4055. Thank you!


1. Read our 2017 Volunteer Guidelines here

2. Check out our volunteer opportunities listed below.

3. Sign up!


Author Registration & Guides
Location: Festival Grounds

(Jaima Russell; Brynn Cavanaugh; Andrea Carrera, Chair)

Volunteers will:

  • assist with author check-in and hospitality at the Festival
  • escort the author(s) to their program/panel location
  • escort the author(s) from the program/panel location to the author signing area
  • must become familiar with Festival grounds so as to escort author to various TBF destinations
  • volunteers may sign up for multiple shifts
Volunteers must be age 20 or older for this event.

Sign Up