Special Event Tickets
NOTE: Ticket purchases are nonrefundable, unless the event is cancelled. If an event is cancelled, monies will be refunded; however, after 15 years no NBBF special event has ever been cancelled.
BONUS: The first 25 people who order tickets for either the Full Festival Package or the Welcome to Houston Reception will receive a FREE Black Authors Matter mug upon arrival at NBBF.
HOTELS: The host hotel is the Sheraton North Houston and rooms are $89.00/night (Deadline: Oct. 13). NBBF will provide complimentary shuttle service to and from the Sheraton daily. A list of other hotels close to the venue are online here.
The Festival schedule includes the following ticketed events which require ticket purchase in advance:
BUY THE FULL FESTIVAL PACKAGE
Thursday, October 26, 2023 @ 7:00 p.m.
This reception welcomes the authors, authors, book clubs and other Festival attendees to the 2023 NBBF. An appetizing buffet will be served, along with beverages and dessert. Door prizes will be awarded, including some that are author-specific. Attire: Business casual
To securely order reception tickets online via credit card or Paypal, click "Add to Cart" here:***********
Friday, October 27, 2023 @ 9:30
a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
This breakfast affords authors and readers an early opportunity to meet new friends and exchange ideas, as well as provide tips on how authors can best promote their books at the Festival. A full breakfast buffet will be served. Attire: Casual
To securely order Get Acquainted Breakfast ticket(s) online via credit card or Paypal, click "Add to Cart" here:
Saturday, October 28, 2023 @ 8:00
a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
This breakfast is designed specifically to enhance networking opportunities on the last day of the Festival. Specific activities will be conducted to encourage and promote networking among the attendees. A full breakfast buffet will be served. Attire: Casual
To securely order Saturday Networking Breakfast ticket(s) online via credit card or Paypal, click "Add to Cart" here:
Advance ticket purchase is
recommended because there will be a minimal amount of tickets available
at the door. Tickets may be ordered
securely online by using the "Add to Cart" options
above. To pay by check or money order, use the following form (no
checks accepted after Sept. 30th):
Payment must accompany the request for event tickets. Tickets may be purchased by calling the Festival office at 1-800-340-5454. The form may be faxed to the Festival office at (281) 583-9534, or mailed to the Festival office (along with payment) to: National Black Book Festival, 14300 Cornerstone Village Drive, Suite 370, Houston, TX 77014.
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