2022 Festival Weekend

The 2022 Decatur Book Festival will take place on Saturday, Oct. 1st at First Baptist Church of Decatur. The event will highlight selected authors with new fall publications, featured in fifteen sessions presented in three tracks: adult fiction, adult non-fiction, and children & youth.  Click on the session images below for more details.

The Keynote address with Pete Souza on the evening of Friday, September 30 has been CANCELLED due to the author experiencing an illness. We will reschedule this event for a later date.

All sessions are free to the public, but the keynote requires registration through EventBrite. Please note, DBF has updated its health & safety guidelines: We will NOT require any attendees show proof of vaccination at this year’s event, but masks will still be required.

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