Bookmark Ball Ticket


Bookmark Ball Ticket


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*There are no wait-list tickets available at this time. Thank you for your interest and we hope you attend the Festival!

Limited tickets are available, and we invite you to join us at the first Bookmark Ball: Wordstock Opening Night Party featuring National Book Award Winner and Jazz musician, James McBride & the Good Lord Bird band. Join us for this evening of music, food and drink and celebrate the relaunch of the Festival!

The Bookmark Ball is a new event to welcome authors and exhibitors to Wordstock, and to celebrate our community partners, funders and donors. It will be an opportunity to meet participating, writers, publishers, members of the media, and other industry professionals. The Bookmark Ball will raise funds to ensure that Wordstock is sustainable in the future.

You’ll also have a chance to participate in our raffle for a single and amazing item to be announced!! Raffle tickets will be sold for $50 each.

When: Friday, November 6, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. –10:00 p.m.
Time: Doors open at 6:00pm. James McBride and The Good Lord Bird Band perform at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Portland Art Museum, Fields Ballroom (1219 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR)

Your ticket includes:

• 1 Wordstock tote bag including a complimentary copy of John Irving’s new Avenue of Mysteries in hard cover, 1 set of limited edition Wordstock Scout Books and additional Wordstock goodies

• 1 Ticket to the Wordstock Festival on Saturday, November 7, 2015 with $5 book voucher (you will not need to purchase a pass to the Festival through the Portland Art Museum, and will receive your Festival pass at the Bookmark Ball)

• 1 Complimentary drink tickets (additional beverages will be available for purchase)

Many thanks to our Bookmark Ball Sponsors and Supporters





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