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Beaver County BookFest 2018
  • BookFest Childrens Tent

Children’s Activities

(9am – 3pm, located in Irvine Park)

This year’s theme is “Step Right up to Reading!” Watch as the Children’s Tent turns into the Carnival! Prizes and games galore!

In the Gazebo

10:30-11:00 a.m.
Storytelling with live cartoon illustration by Joe Wos

11:00-11:30 a.m.
Capone the Wonder Dog meet-and-greet activity with author Wende Dikec

12:00-12:30 p.m.
Canine Kingdom teaching a dog tricks with special guest and owner Jamie Williams

1:00-1:30 p.m.
Kids Yoga by Sangha

2:00-2:30 p.m.
Beaver Area Memorial Library reading followed by a craft activity

In the Tent (sponsored by PA Cyber)

Carnival Games
Kerplunk • Duck Pond • Ping Pong Ball • Bean Bag Toss • Plinko

Balloon Artist
Book Prize Wheel
Face Painting
Juggler
Strolling Magic

Thanks to the local businesses and organizations that volunteer to help that day!

Artsy Doodle Craft Studio

Beaver County Educational Trust

Beaver County Library Systems

Canine Kingdom

Castle Toys and Games

Early Head Start Life Steps Inc.

Penn State Beaver

Teresa Hajtol

Authors & Vendors!

Are you an Author or a local Vendor? Now is your chance to register for Beaver County BookFest 2018. Limited space, sign up today!

The Author Tent is officially closed (registration deadline was 8-4-18) but...

We've reached our limit of 60 authors inside the tent; however, there are a few spaces available outside (10-15). Once those are filled, author registration will be officially closed. Thank you.

Questions? Contact Linda Au.


Friday Night Tickets

Get your tickets for the 2018 Opening Night Author Panel with this year’s Featured Authors!


2018 Sponsors

Main Event Sponsors
Beaver County Push Logo

Children's Tent Sponsor
PACyber Logo

Friday Night Event
Fort McIntosh Foundation
Media Sponsor
Times Online
Click here to view our wonderful Community Supporters!


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"It’s easy to show up, throw some stuff on a table and talk to people. It’s entirely something else to make an event like this happen. The event exceeded my best-case expectations by a mile."
Mark Levine, Featured BookFest Author (2010), author of "The Fine Print of Self-Publishing"

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