Q: Do I need tickets?

A: Typically, our headline events are free, but are ticketed via Eventbrite to reserve seating. All of the other events do not require a ticket! Just show up and come and go as you please.

Q: I have written a book. Can I be included in the Festival?

A: The festival line-up is curated, but you can apply to be included as a vendor in our Book Fair here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ZH-I4Hrnm00RaLNQwWFWWXtIg0TdCuQOW-0r41cUSvg/edit.

Q: Where can I park?

A: There are parking garages on NC State’s Centennial Campus near the Hunt Library, street parking and parking garages all over downtown Raleigh, a parking lot at Quail Ridge Books, and street parking near So & So Books.

Q: What is the Book Fair?

A: The Book Fair at HQ Raleigh will be a place where you can browse books and publications available by several publishers, presses, and authors, as well as shop with local vendors.

Q: Are venues wheelchair accessible?

A: NC State’s James B. Hunt Jr. Library and Quail Ridge Books are wheelchair accessible. Kings and Neptunes are not.

This page is a living document–please send your questions to info@ncbookfestival.com. We will be updating this page regularly as the Festival nears!