BNHA Baltimore Book Festival


Authentic Baltimore

Interpretive Framework

Shaping a Monumental City: The City’s Growth in the 20th Century

Resource Type

Events/Cultural Resources

Mount Vernon Place

Baltimore, Maryland 21201

Each September, the Baltimore Book Festival brings together hundreds of local, celebrity and nationally known authors, booksellers, and book lovers. Held in historic Mount Vernon Place near the Washington Monument, the festival offers book readings on multiple stages, cooking demonstrations, panel discussions, walking tours, storytellers and hands-on projects for kids, and live music.