Every November, the Portland Book Festival, presented by Bank of America, brings thousands of readers together to hear from more than 100 writers publishing across all genres in an intergenerational celebration of books and stories. 

This year’s #PDXBookFest will take place online: November 5—21, 2020.

The schedule is here! You can RSVP to events to receive reminders and add to your calendar. Be sure to register at PDXBookFest.org, our custom live streaming site, and tune in starting November 5.

2020 PBF Authors & Presenters

The digital festival features author events for all ages, pop-up readings, and writing classes. Subscribe to our e-news and continue to check online for the latest news.

“Portland’s best-loved book festival is back—big, busy, and brimming with writers.” 

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The 2020 Festival is free to attend, no passes are required. Register to watch at PDXBookFest.org. If you’d like to support the work we do and see Portland Book Festival thrive for years to come, please consider making a tax-deductible gift directly through our website.

Only three events require a book purchase to attend (click for info):

2020 PBF Schedule

Browse over 50 events, including writing classes, and create your personal schedule.

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2020 Authors & Presenters

See the full lineup of authors & presenters at this year’s festival.

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All you need to know about the Portland Book Festival, including how to attend events and more.

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Virtual Marketplace

A virtual space for vendors to share their products and services.

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Festival Support

The Portland Book Festival, presented by Bank of America, is made possible by the support of our partners.

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