2020 SBF Events

Headliner Author Events

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

  • Opening Address – Thursday, February 13 at 6:30 pm, Trustees Theater
  • Keynote Address – Friday, February 14 at 6 pm, Trustees Theater – SOLD OUT
  • Closing Address – Sunday, February 16 at 2 pm, Trustees Theater

Tickets will go ON SALE January 13, 2020 at 10 a.m. (LITERATI members will have early access to tickets beginning January 6, 2020.) 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 15, 2020 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.

Interested in previous headliners?

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

2019 Savannah Book Festival

Daniel Krauthammer
George and Paula Saunders
Sara Vincent and Lynn Vladic
Chris Stirewalt

2018 Savannah Book Festival

Diana Gabaldon
Lisa Ko
Jodi Picoult

2017 Savannah Book Festival

James Patterson
Colson Whitehead
Christina Baker Kline