Celebrate books, reading and the Tricentennial!

The 2017 New Orleans Book Festival will kick off the city’s official Tricentennial celebration. In addition to readings, panels, and activities, this year’s festival will feature a special performance by the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra and a fireworks show. The free festival begins at 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Big Lake in City Park. The concert starts at 5:30 p.m. and concludes with a fireworks show at 7 p.m.


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For a complete list of participating authors click here.

Free Transportation from Select Libraries. Click here for the bus schedule.

Find the NOLA Book Festival Online
Be sure to follow the New Orleans Book Festival on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and join in the conversation using the hashtag #NOLABookFest, and stay tuned to nolabookfest.org for the complete list of participating authors and full programming schedule!

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