Portland Book Festival Advance Pass for New York Times Subscribers


Portland Book Festival Advance Pass for New York Times Subscribers


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Join the New York Times and Literary Arts at the Portland Book Festival, Saturday, November 10th at the Portland Art Museum and neighboring venues.

The Times subscribers can register for a free General Admission Festival pass* (while supplies last). Once registered, subscribers can pick up their wristbands at the Ticket Tent in front of the Portland Art Museum on Saturday, November 10 for all-day access to Festival events. Tickets Tent opens at 8:00 a.m., with events beginning at 9:00 a.m. 

*Note: Free passes do not include the $5 book fair voucher. Guaranteed entry to the Tom Hanks and Abbi Jacobson events are not included with a free pass. To purchase guaranteed entry, visit the Portland Art Museum’s ticketing page

The Portland Book Festival (formerly Wordstock), presented by Bank of America, returns on November 10, 2018. This one-day event features local and national authors presenting onstage events, pop-up readings, and writing workshops. View the Festival lineup here. Enjoy activities for readers of all ages, an extensive book fair, local food trucks, entry to the Portland Art Museum and more. Gather with your community and celebrate our shared passion for books. The 2018 Festival schedule is available now. You can also find a printable schedule here

Each year, the Portland Book Festival brings thousands of readers to the Southwest Park Blocks for a day-long celebration. The Portland Art Museum will remain the heart of the festival. Events will also take place at the First Congregational United Church of ChristThe Old ChurchOregon Historical SocietyNorthwest Film Center, and three of the stages of Portland’5: the Brunish Theatre, the Winningstad Theatre, and the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Thank you to our wonderful partners and our vibrant literary community for making this event possible.

Portland Book Festival is made possible 

with support from the following partners: