November 13 – November 20, 2022
Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus

Miami Book Fair presents the 39th annual Miami Book Fair November 13 through November 20. An eight-day celebration of, for, and by authors, books, and people who love them. The Fair features more than 400 authors and presenters from across the country and globe; nearly 150 in-person and on-demand programs delivered in English, Spanish (through the IberoAmerican Authors program), and Haitian Creole and French (through the ReadCaribbean program); the signature evening lineup, which includes Kevin Nealon, John Waters, Michael Pollan, Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Harvey Fierstein, Jimmy Johnson, Art Spiegelman, Patti Smith, and Jose “Fat Joe” Cartagena; and the teeming and vibrant Street Fair weekend. Attendees will find exciting, hands-on activities and kid-friendly music and theatrical performances that make learning fun at Children’s Alley and Off the Shelf, the Fair’s uber-cool hangout with spinning DJ’s, live music, literary events and performances, and a well-stocked food and drink court.

To attend the Fair in person, free parking is available at the MDC Wolfson Campus Parking Garage from Sunday, November 13 to Sunday, November 20. The garage is located at 500 NE Second Avenue, entrance on NE Fifth Street between First and Second Avenues. Additional parking is available through the Miami Parking Authority at Garage 3: College Station and Garage 4: Convention Center for a flat fee of $5, open 24/7. All on-demand programs are free to stream and view at With the exception of some ticketed evening programs, all in-person sessions are free to attend.

For a full list of virtual events, visit our events calendar.

This festival is funded in part through a Florida Humanities Book Festival Grant in partnership with the Miami Dade College Foundation.