Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books is the largest book festival in the country and will celebrate its 28th Anniversary University of Southern California Saturday & Sunday, April 22 & 23, 2023. The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books will feature indoor and outdoor events, hundreds of exhibitor booths, author signings, performances and free activities. Best selling writers, musicians, chefs, filmmakers, culinary greats creating their latest recipes, film screenings, artists, live music and cultural entertainment.  

Since 1996 The Los Angeles Festival Of Books has become an world renown experience gathering writers, poets, artist, filmmakers, musicians and emerging storytellers like no other. Today over 150, 000 people attend, making it the largest festival of its kind in the United States. Join us this year as we celebrate our literary culture and the Los Angles Times' passion for story.