Vegas Valley Book Festival

2017 16th Annual Las Vegas Book Festival, October 21, 10am 

Founded by Nevada Humanities in 2002, the Las Vegas Book Festival is a celebration of literature and imagination that features authors from around the globe participating in a full schedule of panel discussions, book signings, readings, workshops, poetry, children's literature, and special events.

Previously known as the Vegas Valley Book Festival, the Las Vegas Book Festival is the largest literary event in Nevada. It will celebrate its 16th year with keynote speakers Daniel Handler, also known as Lemony Snicket, and Sharon Draper, five-time winner of the Coretta Scott King Literary Awards. Programming for all ages and reading interests, poetry, workshops, exhibits, panel discussions, special readings for children, and more also will be featured.


This annual celebration of the written, spoken and illustrated word is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by collaboration of local public sector and nonprofit partners, including: 

For more information about the festival click here.