Gaithersburg
Book Festival
Saturday
May 19, 2018 10am - 6pm
Gaithersburg
City Hall
Grounds
Gaithersburg
Book Festival
Saturday
May 20, 2017 10am - 6pm
Gaithersburg
City Hall
Grounds

Press Releases

Gaithersburg Book Festival Inspires Creativity and A Life-Long Love of Literature in the Children’s Village

7th Annual Festival Features Award-winning Authors, Workshops, Multilingual Story Time and Activities for Children of All Ages Gaithersburg, Md. – March 18, 2015 – On Saturday, May 21, 2016, the Gaithersburg Book Festival will offer programming for children of all ages designed to inspire creativity and a life-long love of literature in the Festival’s Children’s
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Gaithersburg Book Festival Partners with National Park Trust for Kids to Parks Day on May 21

Dr. Ilona Holland to Speak about Buddy Bison’s Yellowstone Adventure at Annual Festival Hosted on the Grounds of Gaithersburg City Hall   Gaithersburg, Md. and Rockville, Md. – March 18, 2015 – The Gaithersburg Book Festival is joining forces with the National Park Trust to celebrate Kids to Parks Day on Saturday, May 21, 2016.
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Gaithersburg Book Festival Partners with Kentlands Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa for 2015 Children’s Book Drive

Every Child Deserves a Good Book! Gaithersburg, Md. – December 1, 2015 – For the second year in a row, the Gaithersburg Book Festival will partner with Kentlands Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa for a holiday children’s book drive. “We had a fabulous response to our first holiday drive in 2014, and we
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Gaithersburg Book Festival Challenges Students to Be Inspired by Art for Sixth Annual High School Short Story Contest

Winning Author Will Receive $100 Prize Gaithersburg, Md. – October 1, 2015 – Art will serve as inspiration for literature in the Gaithersburg Book Festival’s sixth annual short story contest for Washington, D.C., area high school students. Entrants will be challenged to draw their storylines from photographs taken by current and former Montgomery County students: Azalea Coste from
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Holy Cross Senior Madeline Gresh Takes Top Honor in Gaithersburg Book Festival Short Story Contest

Gaithersburg, Md. – May 18, 2015 – Madeline Gresh, a Rockville, Md. senior at the Academy of the Holy Cross, took first prize in the 2015 Gaithersburg Book Festival short story contest for high school students with her story, “Waiting.” Second prize went to Yorktown High School (Arlington, Va.) sophomore Elizabeth Woolford, for her story,
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New, Free App Puts Gaithersburg Book Festival Information at Your Fingertips

Now Available for Download in Apple and Android App Stores Gaithersburg, Md. – May 13, 2015 – With 10 pavilions featuring awarding-winning and best-selling authors, workshops for kids and adults, a singer/songwriter tent, and many other fun activities, it can be a challenge to make the most of your day at the sixth annual Gaithersburg
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The Gaithersburg Book Festival is one of the nation's premier literary events, featuring talks and signings by some of the world's top authors, writing workshops, children's activities and performances, literary exhibitors, book sales, music, food, and fun for everyone!
Starts: 05/21/2016 10:00
Duration: 6 hours:
Gaithersburg City Hall, 31 S. Summit Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD
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