ARIZONA PROFESSIONAL WRITERS & MAJESTIC RIM RETIREMENT LIVING
PAYSON BOOK FESTIVAL
A community celebration of books for all ages in the cool pines!
July 22, 2017, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Mazatzal Hotel and Casino
Free to the public, this event promotes literacy and showcases local and Arizona authors representing many genres of fiction and non-fiction.
Meet 70 authors; enjoy book signings and presentations
Kids can meet “Story Monster” and enjoy story time
Food from local vendors on site
Free entertainment and door prizes
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Hear presentations from our marquee authors!
Find out more about our authors here.
- Payson Book Festival awarded Mini-grant from Arizona Humanities
- Book Festival proceeds help fund High School Scholarship
- Stella Pope Duarte presents writing workshop for Payson elementary school students in May
Photos from the 2016 event! And watch a video recap here!
RECAP: Watch the video from the 2016 Payson Book Festival!
Click to see scenes from the first Payson Book Festival, July 2015.