2020 Festival Wrap Up

The 2020 AJC Decatur Book Festival presented by Emory University brought 45 virtual sessions to tens of thousands of curious readers and thinkers. Our 2020 Festival Wrap Up dives into all the numbers that make this event so special.

We have the best attendees, in spades!

The annual AJC Decatur Book Festival presented by Emory University (DBF) is one of the largest independent book festivals in the country. Year after year, we showcase award-winning, best-selling national, regional, and local authors through our lively and culturally-rich atmosphere.

101 participating authors

10,000+ virtual attendees

41,000+ social media followers

143,000+ web page views

participating authors


social media followers

web page views

As a sponsor you can reach the DBF audience and festival attendees through multiple channels, including pre-event and onsite media coverage, social media, exhibition space, web exposure, and more. Book lovers are pretty fascinating people and you can get in front of thousands.

We've got people talking

Ready to get involved?

Download the 2021 Decatur Book Festival Sponsor Prospectus for more information.

To join our DBF Sponsor Family or if you have more questions contact info@decaturbookfestival.com.