September 22, 23 and 24, 2017
Friday - Sunday, 11am-7pm
Baltimore Inner Harbor
The Baltimore Book Festival is 100% FREE and open to the public.
ATMs are located throughout the festival grounds, primarily near food and beverage locations.
Temporary bathrooms and hand sanitizing stations are located throughout the festival grounds. ADA/Wheelchair accessible bathrooms are available at each location. For bathroom locations, click on the festival map posted online.
Books are available for sale at the conclusion of all author appearances and at exhibitor tents throughout the festival site.
The festival welcomes and appreciates donations, which help ensure that everything at the event remains free and open to the public. To support the Baltimore Book Festival, please visit Guest Services or download a prinatable donation form.
Visit Guest Services for general festival information, accessibility services, and minor first aid (top of the Inner Harbor Amphitheater).
Basic first aid services are available at Guest Services. Festival staff also has radio contact to on-site medics. Medical emergencies should be directed to 911.
Lost & Found
Visit Guest Services, located at the Harborplace Ampitheater.
The festival is held rain or shine; many programs are indoors and in tents. Only in the case of dangerously inclement weather (lighting/thunder), the festival may close temporarily.
The Inner Harbor Wi-Fi Project now allows Baltimore City residents and tourists visiting the Inner Harbor to access free Wi-Fi service along the promenade—from Rusty Scupper to the west side of the World Trade Center.