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Become a Sponsor

The Kensington Day of the Book Festival is created by the community for the community! 2017 Sponsorship Form See the Sponsorship Levels here Sunday, April 23, 2017 will mark the 12th annual Kensington street festival celebrating the International Day of the Book. Last year, more than 6,000 visitors and over 120 authors and other participants from across the DC area

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Participant Registration

INFORMATION FOR PARTICIPANTS DESCRIPTION:  The Kensington Day of the Book Festival is an outdoor street festival.  Participant tables line Howard Avenue for about 3 blocks in Old Town Kensington under canopies in a “meet and greet” format.  Also along the street are program tents which include speakers, music, cooking demos, children’s entertainment, and poetry.  A food court with 6-8 food

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Location and Parking

LOCATION The Day of the Book Festival will take place along Howard Avenue, Armory Avenue, and Montgomery Avenue on Antique Row in Old Town Kensington, Maryland, one block east of Connecticut Ave (the same side as the Safeway). Taking the Bus? Several bus lines have stops near the festival: L8, 5, 33, and the 34; Metro and bus: Wheaton metro:

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