Durham Book Festival 2023

Durham’s annual Book Festival returns from Friday 13 – Sunday 15 October.

Durham Book Festival 2023 logo

This year’s festival offers 35 events with more than 40 authors over a bustling long weekend. Events are taking place at venues including, Gala Durham, Clayport Library and Collected Books.

All Gala Durham events will be live-streamed, live-captioned and available to watch online until 31 October.

Durham Book Festival is a Durham County Council event, produced by New Writing North with support from Durham University and Arts Council England.


See the website for full details and ticket booking