Be Your Nerdy Self at the Read Local Festival
A weekend long book fest featuring NC authors, food tastings and writing workshops to polish those writing skills.
If you love all things local and consider yourself to be a bookworm, then head on down to the Read Local Book Festival for a weekend's worth of books, author dinners, talks, open mics, readings, live performances, writers workshops and—of course—food! The events will take place as such:
May 15 6p-8p @ Belt Line Station: Kickoff & Cookbook Rodeo
(food demos & tastings!)
May 16, 11a–12:30p @ Durham County Library: Writing & Publishing Children's Literature Workshop
May 16, 2–3:30p @ Durham County Library: Kids Write–Creative Writing Workshop for Children
May 16, 5–7:30p @ multiple locations: Buffet of Authors. Find select venues, respective authors, and purchase your tickets here
May 17, 12–6p @ Durham Central Park Pavilion: The Book Festival and Exhibitor Fair
—readings, signings, open mics, zine vendors & more!
May 17, 8–10p @ Motorco: Writers in the Ring
—a live, competitive write-off.
Durham Central Park
501 Foster St
Durham, NC 27701
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Friday, May 15th, 6:00p - 10:00p