Q: Do I need tickets?

A: Four of our events are ticketed: William T. Vollmann, Sandra Cisneros, Hanif Abdurraqib, and the Tunnel Tour with Scott Huler (tickets can be found via the tickets link above). For everything but the tunnel tour, there will be a waitlist established once the events sell out. 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: Our lineup is full for our 2019 Festival. You can apply to be included as a vendor in our Book Fair here: https://goo.gl/forms/YwSfuVWa0zHPZkS62

Q: Where can I park?

A: There are parking garages on NCSU’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

Q: Are venues wheelchair accessible?

A: NCSU’s James B. Hunt Jr. Library, CAM, 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!