Jekyll Island Book Festival

  • April 6, 2019
  • Village Green
  • Jekyll Island, 31527
  • 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Jekyll Island is pleased to announce its second annual book festival. Designed for all book-lovers, the festival line-up will include a mix of author presentations, meet-and-greets & signings, book and retail sales, and family-friendly fun.

Turtle Stage

The main event of the Jekyll Island Book Festival, the Turtle Stage will feature presentations from several esteemed authors. The Turtle Stage presenting authors will give readings from their books, share insights from the writing process, and answer questions from the audience. Between author presentations, enjoy live music.

Authors’ Pavilion

Taking over the Village Green, the Authors’ Pavilion will host a myriad of book festival fun. From author meet-and-greets, to book signings, to festival merchandise, there’s something for book lovers of all ages. You might even catch a glimpse of your favorite book characters!

Festival Gifts & Books

Swing by the Festival Gifts & Books area to pick up a memento from your visit to the Book Festival. It will be stocked with goodies for all bibliophiles.

This area will showcase authors whose works benefit the Georgia Sea Turtle Center and other sea turtle and marine life initiatives. We’ll also have coloring books and other activities set up for your little book lovers.