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Welcome to the Bainbridge Book Festival!

Bainbridge Island, Washington

October 4-5, 2024

Welcome to the inaugural Bainbridge Book Festival!

Join us for a literary celebration that brings together local and nationally known authors, book enthusiasts, and curious minds. Whether you’re an avid reader, a budding writer, or simply someone who appreciates the magic of words, this festival promises something for everyone.

What to Expect:

Engaging Readings and Panel Discussions: 

Immerse yourself in captivating stories and thought-provoking discussions led by talented authors. From fiction to nonfiction, our diverse lineup covers a wide range of genres and topics.

Interactive Q & A Sessions:

Do you have burning questions for your favorite author or their writing process? Our Q&A sessions provide a unique opportunity to connect with authors and gain insights into their creative journeys.

Author Signings and Book Sales:

Meet the faces behind the words! Get your books signed by the authors themselves and explore a curated selection of titles available for purchase.

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Festival Location

The waterfront on Bainbridge Island’s Eagle Harbor sets the stage for the Bainbridge Book Festival. Enjoy events indoors at the Stan Pocock Legacy Rowing Center and the Bainbridge Island Senior/Community Center. You’ll be close to all the fun downtown Winslow has to offer, including museums, cafes, bars, restaurants and shops. 

Thank You to Our Generous Sponsors!

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