22oct10:00 am7:00 pmLas Vegas Book FestivalThe Las Vegas Book Festival (LVBF) returns to downtown Las Vegas Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, at the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. The annual free festival runs from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and is open to all ages. The 2022 Las Vegas Book Festival will feature programming for all ages, including panel discussions, activities and workshops. A full schedule of events will be shared closer to the event. Interested vendors and exhibitors from literary, educational, artisan, craft and nonprofit organizations are invited to submit applications by Wednesday, Sept. 21. Booths are limited and registration will close once all spots are booked. The Las Vegas Book Festival is the largest literary event in Nevada presented by the city of Las Vegas, The Mayor’s Fund for Las Vegas LIFE and Nevada Humanities along with many sponsors and supporters, including the National Endowment for the Arts. The 21st annual celebration of the written, spoken and illustrated word is free and open to all ages. Through the years, the festival has presented countless well-known authors, panel discussions, readings, workshops and book signings. Topics of interest include politics, social issues, history, popular fiction, cooking and science fiction. There’s something for everyone.