Morristown Festival of Books

Morristown, NJ

The Morristown Festival of Books is New Jersey’s premier book festival, taking place annually in early fall. Celebrate the power of the written word to challenge, transport and transform, while bringing together the community in conversation. Each year’s festival features more than 40 authors appearing in person. Authors speak and answer questions for one hour at one of several Morristown venues. Book sales and signings take place on the grounds of the historic Vail Mansion at 110 South Street under tents. The festival is a rain or shine event as all author talks take place indoors.

The 2018 Morristown Festival of Books will take place on October 12 and 13.

Of Special Note:

  • Brings authors and readers together
  • Special keynote speaker on Friday night
  • Book talks and signings throughout the day on Saturday
  • Special KidFest event on Saturday

Morris County, located 30 miles west of NYC, is home to some of America’s most important history and culture just waiting for you to explore. Start by walking in the footsteps of Revolutionary icons such as George Washington and Alexander Hamilton, then pick apples right off the tree at one of our verdant farms and end your day having a delicious dinner; discover how to make my weekend Morris County!
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone: 973-631-5151
Leslie Bensley Photo of Jane Joe Executive Director at Morris County Tourism Bureau
6 Court St. Morristown, NJ 07960
973-631-5151 lbensley@morristourism.org