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Better Than Ever!

The 2018 Dallas Book Festival is Saturday, April 7th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Central Library in Downtown Dallas. Whether your interest is fiction, poetry, young adult, children's, nonfiction, or any other kind of book, the festival has got something for you!

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The Central Library is located on the northwest corner of Young and Ervay Streets in Downtown Dallas. Parking will be available in surface lots on Harwood, Griffin, Wood and Jackson Streets, as well as street meters in the area.


A limited number of disabled parking spaces will be available - by disabled placard/license plate only - in the Library's parking garage (entrance on Wood Street). The J. Erik Jonsson Central Library is fully accessible to wheelchair users.


Food trucks from Spin Sushi, Skew U, Sandwiches Around the World, and The Butcher's Son will be parked on Wood Street. Across the street form the library on Ervay you will find a Subway sandwich shop, and Top's Seafood & Burgers. A little longer walk will take you to WhichWich on Main or Jimmy John's on Elm

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Don't forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram! Our social media team will be roving the Festival and posting photos and quotable moments as they happen. Share your pics using the hashtag #dallasbookfest!


For more information email: FODPL@fodpl.org