Free Admission

1.    Come out and enjoy a day of browsing books

2.    An opportunity to meet outstanding authors who write in multiple genres.

3.    Authors locally and regionally will gather at Diversity Richmond from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm to sell books and talk about their works.

4.    Festival includes speakers, workshops, live music, entertainment, food and drinks.

6.    Be sure to bring the whole family to experience our kids are designed with games and activities.



 Author/Vendor Registration is Now Open!!

Vendor Registration Includes:

*   A minimum of one 6-ft table and 2 chairs are provided to sell books on Saturday. Additional options include a double 

    space, with 2 6-ft tables and 4 chairs.

*   Your name, photo, bio, and books are included into our festival pamphlet sold at the festival.

*   Ability to become a featured author, speak and/or participate in one of our multiple workshops.

*    Exhibitor fee $95.00


Register Today! The number of spots is limited. Registration closes March 15, 2024, or sooner when the limit is reached.

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Coming from out of town and need to Reserve a Room.

Book your group rate for Richmond 2024 3rd Annual African American Book Festival at the Graduate Hotel in downtown Richmond for only $209 per night.