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Volunteer

The Kensington Day of the Book is a festival created by the community for the community.  Our wonderful volunteers and festival team members are crucial to the success and continuation of the festival.  If you are interested in volunteering please email kensingtonbookfestival16@gmail.com

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Become a Sponsor

Download Sponsorship Form Here Sunday, April 24, 2016 will mark the 11th annual street festival celebrating the Kensington Day of the Book. Last year, more than 5,000 visitors and over 100 authors from across the region came out to enjoy a day of live music, author readings, children’s programs, food trucks, games, community networking, and much more. The festival is

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Participant Registration

INFORMATION FOR PARTICIPANTS Participation is open to all local authors, book and paper artists, bookmakers, publishers, literary groups, and Kensington community organizations. Payment must be received before registration is accepted. Participation is open to authors, book artists and illustrators, publishers, literary groups, and Kensington community organizations. All others please refer to our Sponsor information. Registration deadline is April 1st, 2016.

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Location and Parking

LOCATION The Day of the Book Festival will take place along Howard Avenue, Armory Avenue, and Montgomery Avenue on Antique Row in Old Town Kensington, Maryland, one block east of Connecticut Ave (the same side as the Safeway). Taking the Bus? Several bus lines have stops near the festival: L8, 5, 33, and the 34; Metro and bus: Wheaton metro:

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