Support SBF by becoming a Literati Member and never miss an event! Your Literati membership helps keep Savannah Book Festival free and open to the public and entitles you to exclusive SBF benefits, including advanced ticket sales, preferred seating at ticketed events, a 10% discount on books purchased at the Savannah Book Festival and an invitation to the Literati appreciation party before the Opening Address.

Click here to download the PDF version of 2024 Literati Benefits.

New for 2024, you asked and we have answered, there are now three levels of Literati membership.  Our newest Literati membership level, Platinum, will provide express entrance to Festival Saturday events, no more standing in the general admission line.  


$250 – $499


  • Opportunity to purchase 2 tickets for Opening, Keynote and Closing Events, in preferred seating area, prior to the public sale date.
  • For tickets, please call the Savannah Box Office, 912.525.5050 on or after 1/4/24

Additional Benefits

  • Invitation to Literati Appreciation Party on Thursday, February 15, 2024 before the Opening Address
  • Opportunity to purchase up to 2 additional general seating tickets for events prior to the public sale date
  • 10% discount on all book purchases at Festival events and access to a dedicated Literati cashier in the book sales tent
  • YEAR ROUND 10% discount on all book purchases at E. Shaver Bookseller and Ex Libris
  • Advance notification of ticket sale date via Savannah Book Festival Literati e-newsletter


$500 – $999


  • 2 tickets to Opening, Keynote and Closing Events, in preferred seating area
  • Tickets will be mailed to you prior to the Festival

Additional Benefits

  • All Silver Literati Additional Benefits


$1,000 – $1,749

Tickets and Additional Benefits 

  • Dedicated line for entrance into Festival Saturday presentations
  • All Gold Literati tickets and additional benefits

PLEASE NOTE: Advance Literati Ticket sales are available early January 2024. Literati members will be notified via email of advance sale dates.  Advance Ticket sales are only available in person or via phone.  You must have a current Literati membership to purchase tickets before the public “on sale” date.  To order your tickets, please call the Savannah Box Office at 912.525.5050 or visit the Box Office located at 216 E. Broughton Street.  

To join or renew your membership in Literati, please use the PayPal link above or mail a check to:

Savannah Book Festival, 37 W Fairmont Avenue #216, Savannah, GA 31406 (Please note LITERATI in the memo line)

Literati memberships will be valid for a full calendar year. Memberships currently initiated or renewed after February 15, 2023 are valid through December 31, 2024. 

For more information, please contact Tara Setter at 912.598.4040 or [email protected].


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