Meet Authors. Buy Books. Get them signed!

Saturday, October 28, 2017 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Duke Energy Convention Center

Free Admission
Books by the Bank at Duke Energy Conference Center on October 11, 2014.

Visitors talk to authors and get books signed during the 2014 festival.

The region’s annual book festival is almost here. (Join us 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17 at Duke Energy Convention Center.)

Here are the top 10 reasons to attend:

  1. It’s FREE!
  2. Enjoy a day of family fun with something for everyone
  3. Meet more than 150 popular authors covering all genres — kids, adult, teen, fiction, non-fiction, local
  4. Visit our fantastic Kids’ Corner with day-long activities just for our smallest book lovers
  5. There will be face painters, balloon artists, costume characters and more
  6. Check out our special Teen Scene with lots of cool activities
  7. Writing & Getting Published workshops to hone your craft
  8. Author panels where you can hear from your favorite authors
  9. It’s the premier Midwestern book festival
  10. Books, books, books. (Buy books and get them signed!)

It’s sure to be a fun day full of memories. So, bring your family and friends and come on down to Books by the Banks. We’ll see soon! (Visitor information here.)