Festival Day & Literary Marketplace

Can’t wait to see you at 2024 Festival!

Join us at the 2024 Festival for a literary celebration that includes readers, publishers, booksellers, and hundreds of authors.  More than two hundred local, international, debut and iconic authors are presented in panel discussions and book-signings on our outdoor stages and with partner venues in Downtown Brooklyn. 200 plus publishers fill the Literary Marketplace with publishers of all genres and for all tastes.


Festival Day - October 1

This year’s Brooklyn Book Festival launches on September 22nd with our Virtual Festival Day – 12pm – 5pm and citywide Bookend Events. Join us on September 29th at Brooklyn Commons for our Children’s Day and on September 30th at Brooklyn Borough Hall, Columbus Park and other nearby venues for our Festival Day & Literary Marketplace.