2019 SBF Events

Headline Author Events

The Savannah Book Festival will present three headline events in February:

  • Opening Address – Thursday, February 14 at 6 pm, Historic Lucas Theatre
  • Keynote Address – Friday, February 15 at 6 pm, Historic Lucas Theatre
  • Closing Address – Sunday, February 17 at 2 pm, Historic Lucas Theatre

Tickets will go ON SALE January 10, 2019 at 10 a.m. You can order tickets by clicking the BUY TICKETS button that will appear on the upper right corner of the website before the sale OR by visiting Savannah Box Office.

Festival Saturday
February 16, 2019 is Festival Saturday, when over 40 authors speak in venues around Telfair, Wright, and Chippewa squares.  It is free and open to the public.  For more information, please click here.

SBF Children’s Tent
SBF and Live Oak Libraries (LOPL) are pleased to announce the SBF Children’s Tent event, which is taking place on Sunday, February 17 from 1-4 pm in Reynolds Square. The SBF Children’s Tent will feature author appearances, activities and book-signings. For more information, please click here.

Interested in previous headliners?

Watch videos of past year’s talks by clicking on the authors below:

Diana Gabaldon
Lisa Ko
Jodi Picoult

James Patterson
Colson Whitehead
Christina Baker Kline