Thursday, October 20, 2022

Literary Champions Awards Presentation

Friday, October 21, 2022

Opening Night at the Saratoga Music Hall

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Festival Day, Literary Marketplace, Literary Death Match Downtown Saratoga


We’re looking forward to announcing our full line up of authors and exciting session topics soon! With 40 authors already confirmed, this year’s Saratoga Book Festival will be lit!

Our Opening Night Festivities and Program will kick off at the beautifully renovated Saratoga Music Hall on Broadway. On Festival Saturday, we’ll hold 25 sessions in more than six venues throughout downtown Saratoga Springs, including the City Center, this year’s Festival hub. While at the City Center, you’ll be able to grab a nosh and coffee, pop in for festival sessions, and visit the first-ever SBF Literary Marketplace, where you can purchase books and meet area authors, publishers, literary-related businesses, educational programs, and nonprofit organizations. Admission to the Literary Marketplace is free and open to all.

SBF is now accepting applications for our first-ever Literary Marketplace!

We are excited to announce that the Saratoga Book Festival will hold our inaugural Literary Marketplace on Festival Saturday, October 22, 2022, in the Saratoga Springs City Center! SBF’s Literary Marketplace welcomes applications from authors, publishers, literary organizations, literary organizations, educational institutions, cultural and educational organizations, and businesses (book-related businesses are encouraged to apply).

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…

Subscribe Here!

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?

Thank you to our 2021 Cultural & Programming Partners

2021 Saratoga Book Festival
Corporate Sponsors

Bravos & Publishers

Saratoga Arts made this program possible with a Community Arts Grant funded by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Editors, Agents, & Friends