Los Angeles’ only book festival that focuses exclusively on the local community, the second annual Grand Park Downtown Bookfest offers Angelenos of all ages access to the largest coalition of Los Angeles-based presses and publishers in an outdoor bookstore setting. The free Bookfest provides a platform for writers and budding authors of all ages as well as literary support communities, including libraries and local non-profit organizations. Book lovers big and small can see, hear and read from the largest coalition of Los Angeles-based authors, publishers and literacy groups brought together in one day. Guests can enjoy:
Guests are also encouraged to bring books in good condition to donate to Grand Park’s Little Libraries (please no explicit materials), where they can also take home books for free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 29, 2014, noon-5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Park, downtown Los Angeles 200 N. Grand Avenue (Between Grand Avenue and Hill Street)
Take the METRO RED or PURPLE LINE TO CIVIC CENTER/GRAND PARK STATION, GOLD LINE TO LITTLE TOKYO/ARTS DISTRICT STATION.
MORE INFO: Visit http://www.grandparkla.org/bookfest2014 or call 213-972-8080.
Photo Courtesy of Javier Guillen