Arts Herndon Children's Literary Festival

Celebrate the Literary arts with ArtSpace Herndon!

In collaboration with local author, Kwame Alexander, Arts Herndon presents the first Herndon Children’s Literary Festival.  Kwame Alexander, founded the Capital BookFest in 2005, and it has brought thousands of people year after year to the various locations that it takes place in. 


-        #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Sherri Dusky Rinker.
-        Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander
-        Caldecott Honoree Lauren Castillo
-        Newbery Honoree Renee Watson
-        and many more of your favorite authors, illustrators, readings, panels, storytelling, and exhibitors for this one-day literary event.


-        Original programming in addition to traditional readings.
-        Panels and author conversations featuring adult and teen authors.
-        Outdoor Festival in Historic Herndon, Virginia
-        Food, live entertainment, authors and artisans.
-        Participants can purchase books, illustrations, specialty artwork, and gifts
-        Free admission to the public. All day strolling entertainment.

Reserve books now and pick them up at the Festival!

Event date: 
Sunday, October 7, 2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Event address: 
ArtSpace Herndon
750 Center St.
Herndon, VA 20170
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