Wordstock: Portland's Book Festival

Wordstock, a festival for books, will be held in downtown Portland on Nov. 11, 2017. (SBG photo) 

It's the ultimate festival for word nerds! Wordstock returns to downtown Portland on Saturday, Nov. 11. Wordstock features more than 100 authors presenting 43 onstage events, pop-up readings, and 15 writing workshops.

The festival includes activities for readers of all ages, an extensive book fair with more than 70 vendors, local food trucks, and more.


Portland Art Museum, First Congregational United Church of Christ, The Old Church, Oregon Historical Society, Northwest Film Center, and three of the Portland’5 stages: the Brunish Theatre, the Winningstad Theatre, and the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall.


Saturday, November 11, 2017.

9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Tickets are $15 in advance / $18 at the door.

FREE to attendees 17 under (or with a valid High School ID), active military, and military veterans.

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