University of Arizona Campus  •  March 12 - 13, 2016  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Save the date for 2017!

March 11-12, 2017 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

The two-day Tucson Festival of Books attracts more than 130,000 book-lovers to the UA Mall and nearby venues for exhibits, author presentations and panel discussions.

2016 Festival Information

The eighth annual Tucson Festival of Books will be held March 12th and 13th, 2016. More »

Book Nominations Now Being Accepted

The Tucson Festival of Books is now accepting nominations for books to be considered for inclusion in the 2016 Festival (deadline September 30, 2015). More »

Become a Friend of the Festival

We have the perfect membership option for you! Your donation as a Friend of the Festival helps ensure that the Tucson Festival of Books is offered free-of-charge to the public and critical literacy programs in Southern Arizona are supported at the highest level. More »

Writing Contest Now Accepting Entries

Are you an aspiring writer or poet? If so, we invite you to participate in the fourth annual Tucson Festival of Books Literary Competition. Deadline for submissions is October 31, 2015. More »

2016 Entertainment Applications

Learn more about performing at one of our many entertainment venues during the 2016 Tucson Festival of Books. More »

Festival Sponsors

The Tucson Festival of Books is grateful for the generosity of our sponsors. Investments in the Festival have long-lasting positive impact on the community. All proceeds from the Festival are are directed to improving literacy rates in Southern Arizona. Please support our sponsors at every opportunity...they make Tucson and Southern Arizona a better place. More »

Much More than a Book Festival!

In addition to providing book-lovers with two unforgettable days each year, the Tucson Festival of Books also supports vital literacy programs. Since its launch in 2009, the Festival has contributed more than $1,250,000 to local literacy organizations. More »

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Banner - University Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Helios Education Foundation
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores

Key Sponsors

Cox Communications
Marshall Foundation
Miriam Brucker Trust
Sub-Zero / Wolf and Westar
William and Mary Ross Foundation

Become a Sponsor

Sponsor Information Sheet

To become a sponsor, please email an inquiry.

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