Book Festival Ticket Information

Purchase a Book Festival Subscription

Get access to all Book Festival programs* and reserve seating for Opening Night.˚

*Ticket reservations required for each event. There will not be a pass for automatic entrance. Opening Night with Isaac Mizrahi, Gloria Steinem, Book Lovers Lunch, and Friday Night Lights with Margalit Fox excluded from all subscriptions.

˚Must purchase a ticket to receive reserved seating for Opening Night.

Purchase Individual Tickets 

Full Festival Subscription

$86 Member | $117 Public
FREE for Students with Student ID
$10 Series Pass Discount for Seniors 65+

Purchase a Full Festival Subscription 

Pick 3 Subscription

Create your own JBAF package with a Pick 3 Pass. Select your favorite three Book & Arts Festival programs and call us at 713.729.3200 to complete your reservation and select your seats. 

Your reservation will NOT be complete until you have called us and received your assigned seats.

Pick 3: $35 Member | $50 Public

Purchase a Pick 3 Subscription

To Purchase Tickets or Subscriptions

Purchase tickets online or by phone at 713.729.3200.

In Person

Visit the Information Desk or the Box Office 30 minutes prior to the start of a program. Advance ticket purchase recommended. See event listings for individual ticket prices.

Reserved Seating Events

All events in the Kaplan Theatre will be reserved seating. Reserve or purchase your tickets early to ensure a seat.