Set-Up Time:
Set up begins at 9:45 am. No unloading after the festival begins. Festival begins promptly at 11 am and ends at 4 pm.

THEARC West Black Box Theater
1801 Mississippi Ave SE
Washington, DC 20020

Registration fee is $75. It includes a 6-foot table and two chairs. Sharing tables at the event is discouraged unless approval is provided in advance by the organizer.

Tables and Decorations:
A table covering will be provided. Easels and vertical banners are allowed. However, they may not block pedestrian traffic.

This is an indoor event. Restrooms will be available. Additional electricity or music in your space will not be available or allowed.

The 2021 East of the River Book Festival is also a costume party for our readers of all ages. We encourage all vendors to wear a costume that reflects a favorite book character or author! Let’s entertain and engage our readers!

It will be a long day full of excitement! Please bring water, snacks and a smile that will last until 4pm.

Social Media:
Share this event with your network and connect to our social media including @eotrbookfest on Instagram and Twitter. We also have a Facebook page with the name East of the River Book Festival.

A parking lot and street parking will be available.

Southern metro station is accessible and near the venue.