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Saturday, November 5, 2022

at Portland Art Museum and neighboring venues.

Portland Book Festival, presented by Bank of America, returns to the Portland Art Museum and neighboring venues on Saturday, November 5, 2022. This daylong event features author discussions, pop-up readings, writing workshops for youth and adults, kids’ story time, an extensive book fair, local food trucks, and more!

Portland Book Festival 2022 Program

  • Click here to view this year’s full author lineup.
  • Click here for ‘Five Tips For Having Your Best Festival Day.’

Printable schedules

Author lineup and schedules subject to change

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2022 PBF Presenters

See who will be at this year’s event.


Ticketed Events

Select events require an additional ticket – don’t miss out.


PBF Full Schedule

All events, including PBF Cover to Cover, workshops, and festival day.

All Events
Partner events all throughout Portland, November 1-6!

PBF Cover to Cover Events

PBF Cover to Cover


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