Apr 21 - 23
Bethesda Literary Festival

Bethesda Literary Festival

Presented by Bethesda Urban Partnership at Downtown Bethesda

Downtown Bethesda celebrates the diversity of modern literature by presenting the 18th annual Bethesda Literary Festival from Friday, April 21 – Sunday, April 23, 2017. Managed and organized by the Bethesda Urban Partnership, Inc. (BUP), the festival will feature an array of local and national authors, journalists and poets, as well as writing contests and children’s events. All events are held throughout downtown Bethesda and are free.

The festival features bestselling Pulitzer Prize-winning correspondent Helene Cooper, Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf; bestselling author Jennifer Close, The Hopefuls; and Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post editor Marc Fisher, Trump Revealed: An American Journey of Ambition, Ego, Money, and Power, which he co-wrote with award-winning Washington Post reporter Michael Kranish.

Admission Info


Phone: 301-215-6660

Email: VHillman@bethesda.org

Dates & Times

2017/04/21 - 2017/04/23

Location Info

Downtown Bethesda

Bethesda, MD