DSM Book Festival 

Reading can take you anywhere in the world. Let it bring you to Downtown Des Moines (DSM) to attend a festival that connects people who love books with people who create them — the DSM Book Festival at Capital Square on Saturday, March 28, 2020!

Discover bestselling authors, hands-on activities, children's programming, book discussions led by featured commentators, live music, food, drinks and so much more. Festival admission is free! VIP packages and premium workshops are also available.

Book Festival in Des Moines, Iowa
Best New Event

2020 Festival Sponsors

Prairie Meadows Culture Community Connections John Ruan Foundation

Des Moines Area Community College  |  William C. Knapp Charitable Foundation