Event at a Glance


Countdown to the Trinity River Book Festival (TRBF)! Get Ready! TRBF is an annual event that celebrates literacy, books, reading and community. This year the Trinity River Book Festival will take place on Saturday, September 16 from 8:00 am-2:00 pm at Trinity River Park across from Chuy’s Restaurant (2401 West 7th Street, Fort Worth, TX 76107). TRBF is held in September in honor of National Literacy Month. The event will kick off with Run-To-Read 5K/1K Run/ Walk at 8:00 am, followed by speakers, author presentations, live performances, reading circles, children’s zone, food, vendors, and more. There will be over 30 authors covering a spectrum of genres including children, middle grade, young adults, graphic novels/anime/manga, romance, mystery, thrillers, sci-fi, western, cooking, self-help, faith and inspiration, poetry, memoirs, motivation, history and more. 


Here’s a list of 10 ways you and your family/organization can get informed, attend and/or participate!

  1. Visit Website for more info -  https://www.thedockbookshop.com/event/trinity-river-book-festival-2023 / https://trinityriverbookfest.org/
  2. Plan to Attend -  Eventbrite/Trinity River Book Festival


  1. Register for the Run-To-Read 5K/1K Run/Walk - Register You/Family/Group/ Team https://raceroster.com/events/2023/76765/run-to-read/volunteer/register
  2. Become a Sponsor/Partner - For more info please send email to info@trinityriverbookfest.org 
  3. Become a TRBF Author/Publisher - https://trinityriverbookfest.org/product/author-publisher-in-the-literary-marketplace/
  4. Become a TRBF Vendor - https://trinityriverbookfest.org/product-category/vendor-village/
  5. Become a TRBF Vendor-Non Profit  - https://trinityriverbookfest.org/product/non-profit-informational/
  6. Perform at TRBF - https://trinityriverbookfest.org/talent-artist/
  7. Display Your Visual Artist Displayhttps://trinityriverbookfest.org/talent-artist/
  8. Share! Share! Share! #TrinityRiverBookFest #TRBF