STL Literary Festival: Lit in the Lou

  • Saturday, October 22, 2016

Get ready for the third annual STL literary festival: LIT IN THE LOU 2016!! We are so excited about this year’s lineup of activities taking place over the course of the weekend Oct. 21-22nd. Between all of the different events–from the Kids’ Book Fest to the Literary Pub Crawl–there will be something for everyone!

On Friday Oct. 21st, we are having a catered event on the 5th floor of the University City Hall building where the Tradition of Literary Excellence award will be conferred (tickets on sale through our website).
Address: 6801 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63130.

Then, during the day on Saturday the 22nd, there will be a FREE children’s and YA book festival at Jackson Park Elementary School. Keynote speakers are Marc Brown @ 10am (author/illustrator of the PBS Arthur series) and Jacqueline Woodson @ 1:30pm (author of NYT Bestseller Brown Girl Dreaming).
Address: 7400 Balson Ave, University City, MO 63130.

Saturday night on Oct. 22nd, there will be a ticketed Literary Pub Crawl down the Delmar Loop featuring readings from local authors (tickets on sale through our website)!

Let’s get LIT in the LOU!

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