Mississippi Book Festival

ABOUT: The Mississippi Book Festival was founded in 2013 to promote literacy and celebrate authors. The first festival took place in 2015 and featureed more than 100 authors at readings, panels, and discussions, as well as exhibitors, themed tents, and a keynote speaker. Self-published and traditionally published authors are invited to become speakers. The one day event is free and open to the public. 

LOCATION: Mississippi State Capitol, Jackson, Mississippi

WEBSITE: http://msbookfestival.com/