Story Time and presentations by authors and illustrators, sidewalk chalk art contest, face painting , and of course book sales and signings taking place at Parker Park in St. Francisville
Good food, craft beer and bourbon, live music, and a great time talking about books and Southern culture under the live oaks: That's what the fourth annual Walker Percy Weekend has to offer when it returns to celebrate the acclaimed novelist's life and work. For more information and tickets visit : www.walkerpercyweekend.org
Hosted by The Celebration of Literature and Art this event brings together fabulous authors, avid readers and writers. This year's presenting authors include Poet Catharine Savage Brosman, Art Writer John R. Kemp, award winning thriller novelist Michael Rubin, critically acclaimed author Genaro Ky Ly Smith and New York Times Best-Selling author M.O.Walsh. For more information and tickets visit https://2018writersandreaders.brownpapertickets.com
Wine and Cheese welcoming the authors for the 2018 Writers and Readers Symposium.
Authors are: Michael Rubin. M.O.Walsh, John Kemp, Genaro Ky Ly Smith, and Catharine Savage Brosman
Help us Celebrate our second anniversary at St. Francisville's annual Christmas in the Country Celebration! We will have food, drinks, fun, author signings and lots more! Some of the author's who will join throughout the weekend are Celeste Fletcher McHale, Melinda Winans and Gail Chisum. Don't miss it!
Stay in your PJs and join us Saturday morning Nov 25, 2017 at 10:30am to kick off the holiday season by reading Chris Van Allsburg's Christmas classic The Polar Express. The Polar Express Train itself will be making an appearance in St Francisville on Saturday Dec 2, 2017 as part of the Christmas in The Country celebration . So let's build excitement for the train ride by knowing and enjoying the story the weekend before !
We will cross the river and bring books and authors over to New Roads for a weekend of fun at Market at the Mill, with author signings by Ronnie Virgets (Friday 3-5pm) , Gail Chisum (Saturday 1-3), and Anne Butler (Sunday 1-3pm) ! https://www.marketatthemillnewroads.com/
Tour guide and author extraordinaire William Norris joins us to tell interesting stories of New Orleans history and to sign his book Down In New Orleans.