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Literary Arts hosts 2018 Portland Book Festival @ Portland Art Museum | Featuring 100+ Authors, Pop-up Readings, Book Signings & More!

November 10 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cost: $15 ADV, $20 Doors

Venue

Portland Art Museum
1219 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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Portland Book Festival, presented by Bank of America
All Ages
More info: portlandartmuseum.org

Literary Arts’ annual celebration of books, the Portland Book Festival, presented by Bank of America, will return to the Portland Art Museum and the SW Park Blocks on Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 9 am to 6 pm.

Featuring over 100 authors, including Mac Barnett, H. W. Brands, Ingrid Rojas Contreras, Tom Hanks, Lauren Groff, Abbi Jacobson, Rachel Kushner, Ada Limón, Terese Marie Mailhot, Marissa Meyer, Eileen Myles, Tommy Orange, Gregory Pardlo, Peter Sagal, Hampton Sides, Luis Alberto Urrea, and many more.

Adult advance passes are $15 (day-of passes increase to $20) and include a $5 voucher to spend at the extensive book fair, and youth 17 and under or with high school ID attend FREE. Festival passes include all-day admission to the Portland Art Museum.

*NEW for 2018: Advance wristband pickup will be available at the Portland Art Museum on November 8 and 9, 2018.

For 2018, the Oregon Historical Society will host events with picture book authors and books for young readers. To see all the events taking place at this venue, visit: https://literary-arts.org/venue/ohs-pdxbookfest/. Local bookseller, Green Bean Books, will be on hand all day selling books by the authors who appear at this stage.

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