- Nearly All Sessions are FREE!
- Tickets to An Evening with Wally Lamb, Oct 12 at Spa Little Theatre: $15
- VIP Pass: $125 Donation
- Preferred seating at all Headline Events
- Invitation to Opening Night Reception, Oct 13 at UPH
- Invitation to exclusive Meet & Greet with Wally Lamb
- Saratoga Springs City Center
- Saratoga Springs Public Library
- Universal Preservation Hall
- Spa Little Theatre
- Caffe Lena
- Saratoga Arts
- Skidmore College Gannett Auditorium
- Walt & Whitman Cafe
- The District Restaurant
Visit the Literary Marketplace
Meet more than 90 local writers, publishers, artisans, nonprofits, and businesses. Check out the Library’s Reading Van and Kid Zone for fun activities and read-alouds. Stock up on books, check out the Local Author Spotlight book chats, and grab a bite at the 9 Miles East Popup Cafe.
Interested in participating in the 2023 Festival?
Whether you would like to be a volunteer, presenting author or exhibitor, click the button below to learn more about ways you can get involved.
SBF Needs Your Support!
Saratoga Book Festival depends on sponsors and individual donors in order to provide free admission to all general sessions and youth programs.
What is the Saratoga Book Festival?
- Keynote Author Presentations Featuring Best-Selling Authors
- Book Chats Highlighting the Latest in Literature
- Panel Discussions on Hot Topics
- Book Signings
- Literary Marketplace
- And so much more…
Be the first to know about upcoming events, programs and Festival happenings.
Saratoga Book Festival is committed to the health and safety of our authors, participants, and volunteers. Click the button below for the latest information about the Festival's COVID-19 policies and procedures.
Want to get involved?
Interested in volunteering with the Saratoga Book Festival?
Missed a Session from 2022 Book Festival?
To catch up on sessions you may have missed or replay some of your favorites, check out the SBF 2022 videos as they are added to the Session Page.
Thank You to Our 2023 Cultural & Programming Partners
Thank You to Our Sponsors
The Friends & Family of Dr. Thomas Richard Kershner
Gold Patron Sponsors
Adirondack Trust Company
Ellen & Brad Beal
Silver Patron Sponsors
Ellen & Todd Downing
The Saratoga Rotary Club
Bronze Patron Sponsors
Naomi & Jeffrey Allen
deJonghe Original Jewelry
Denise & Eric Gordon
Market 32/Price Chopper
Friends of the Saratoga Book Festival
Chris Alexander & Peter Martin
Robert C Miller