Mark your calendars, THIS coming Sunday, October 3rd is the the 7th Annual Orange County Children’s Book Festival. This amazing event features over 80 well-known & well-loved authors, acclaimed illustrators and literacy loving exhibitors. Throughout the day authors and illustrators will be meeting with fans, discussing & autographing their latest books.
& It’s not just all books… Be prepared as the stories come-to-life on the several stages showcasing animal acts, professional storytellers and an illustrator stage teaching families to and learn how to create characters. This year, the Festival has added a new Young Adult (YA) stage and has several very popular authors scheduled to read & inspire teens and middle school kids. In addition, there are two stages dedicated to featuring family friendly entertainment, free balloons, face painting, a kids craft area a petting zoo and so much more.
What: 7th Annual Orange County Children’s Book Festival
When: Sunday, October 3rd, 9:30am – 4:30pm
Where: Orange Coast College 2701 Fairview Road (Arlington & Fairview entrance), Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Cost: FREE admission & FREE parking
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