The 2017 Portland Book Festival presented by Bank of America was held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the Portland Art Museum.
The 2017 festival featured 48 on-stage author discussions, including activities for readers of all ages. Pop-up readings and musical performances were also held in the galleries and the extensive book fair featured over 90 vendors. The Festival also offered a series of workshops for youth and adults. The weekend of literary celebration kicked off with Lit Crawl® Portland, a free literary adventure featuring 40 free events across downtown.