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Baltimore Book Festival Applications Available


Applications being accepted for Authors’ Tent and Exhibitors

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts is accepting applications to be a part of the 20th annual Baltimore Book Festival. Authors and literary exhibitors can apply to join the festivities at the Inner Harbor fromFriday, September 25 through Sunday, September 27, 2015. Applications are being accepted through Friday, June 5 and can be found online at The Baltimore Book Festival is produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.

The Authors’ Tent at the Baltimore Book Festival is comprised of published, self-published, local and independent authors promoting their own title(s). Accepted applicants each receive promotional space in a shared tent for one day of the festival. Literary exhibitors include booksellers, publishers, authors and educational institutions. Selected exhibitors are granted space for all three days of the festival.

The Baltimore Book Festival, a premier celebration of the literary arts, features more than 200 authors, from award-winning children’s writers and illustrators to celebrity chefs and bestselling novelists, as well as regional talent on several stages, book signings, comics, more than 100 exhibitors and booksellers, children’s activities, cooking demos, exhibitors, panel discussions, poetry readings, live music and an assortment of food, beer and wine. In 2014, the festival attracted more than 100,000 attendees. Admission is free.

For more information on the Baltimore Book Festival, call 410-752-8632 or visit


Mitch Case | Communications Associate | BALTIMORE OFFICE OF PROMOTION & THE ARTS | 443-263-4311 |[email protected]| 10 E. Baltimore St., 10th Floor | Baltimore, MD 21202 |


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