National Book Festival
801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Celebrate the Book with a Day & Night of Writers, Poets and Fun
Come to the 14th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are honorary chairs for the event.
This year's festival will feature authors, poets and illustrators in several pavilions well into the evening. Festival-goers can meet and hear firsthand from their favorite poets and authors, get books signed, enjoy special entertainment, and stay up late for special new graphic novel, poetry and film programs.