This October, the Midtown Scholar Bookstore is proud to host the 7th Annual Harrisburg Book Festival. Featuring award-winning authors, children’s illustrators, emerging novelists, acclaimed historians, and the annual tent sale, the Harrisburg Book Festival aims to amplify and celebrate diverse literature for all ages. All events are free and open to the public.
*To enter the signing line at any event, books must be purchased through the Midtown Scholar Bookstore. Proof of receipt or sticker will need to be presented to staff at the entrance to the signings.
Outdoor Tent Sale
The Harrisburg Book Festival is thrilled to host our annual outdoor tent sale with over 20,000 used books priced at $1, $2, and $3! The book sale will take place at 3rd and Verbeke Streets adjacent to the Broad Street Market from Thursday, October 3rd through Sunday, October 6th. Hours of the sale are as follows:
Thursday, October 3rd: 4pm - 7pm
Friday, October 4th: 8am - 7pm
Saturday, October 5th: 8am - 7pm
Sunday, October 6th: 10am - 5pm
Rain or shine, we'll see you there!