Capitol grounds in Jackson, Mississippi

Date & Time

8 / 21 ( 9:00 am - 5:00 pm )


Mississippi State Capitol


400 High Street
Jackson, MS 39201



Enjoy a day of book loving fun under the Southern sun. Festival participants will get to meet and greet their favorite authors on the imperial grounds of the Mississippi State Capitol. In addition to groundbreaking authors, celebrate Curious George’s 80th birthday and bite into a piece of the south with local Mississippi food trucks. The Mississippi Book Festival is an annual FREE literary lawn party with fun and stimulation for book lovers of all ages.