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24th Annual Baltimore Book Festival & 4th Annual Light City

Inner Harbor
Art & Performance
November 1, 2019 8:00 am—November 10, 2019 10:00 pm
Baltimore’s Inner Harbor
Baltimore’s Inner Harbor

The Baltimore Book Festival and Light City unite literature and light to create a one-of-a-kind international event over 10 days. Continuing its legacy of ideas, innovation and inspiration, the

Baltimore Book Festival features hundreds of author appearances and book signings; 100+ exhibitors and booksellers; high-energy readings on multiple stages; cooking demos by celebrity chefs; poetry readings and workshops; panel discussions, walking tours, storytellers and hands-on projects for kids; street theater; live music; and a delicious variety of food, beer and wine. Find out more at:

In just three years, Light City has become one of the world’s most renowned light art festivals, transforming Baltimore with large-scale light art installations, performances and music. Situated along the Baltimore Inner Harbor and Waterfront, the fourth annual Light City features international, national and local artists, innovative culinary experiences and an interactive children’s area. Find out more at: