The 1st Annual JAX Urban Book Fest is scheduled for Saturday, January 20, 2024, at James Weldon Johnson Park, 135 W Monroe St, Jacksonville, FL 32202 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. This event will feature the following:
Author Showcase to include authors of various genres and book signings.
Networking with other book enthusiasts and authors.
Sponsored exhibitors to include book industry professionals and local community resources.
-Masterclass Sessions for aspiring authors.
-Activities for children including a free book giveaway.
-Silent Auction with proceeds benefiting DREAMWEEK INC.
We are thrilled to welcome acclaimed authors and attendees from all over the country. Proceeds from JUBF events contribute to supporting the professional development of creative voices in our community and future scholarships. All revenue, along with the generosity of our sponsors, also helps keep our book festival free and open to all.