Bay Area Festivals is presenting the 3rd annual free BayArea Kids' Book Fair on the April 7-8 weekend. The East Bay Fair is on Sunday,April 8, at Acalanes High School in Lafayette.
Both Bay Area Kids' Book Fair are open from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.with free admission and free parking. The Silicon Valley Edition is in Campbellon Saturday, April 7.
Some all-time favorite characters from books and movies willbe on hand to meet and greet attendees including Peter Rabbit, Geronimo Stiltonand The Cat in the Hat.
There will be storytelling all day by authors and free artsand educational activities and selfie photo booth for attendees. The Fairfeatures authors, illustrators, publishers, camps, educational programs,comics, games and toys exhibitors.
The first 200 families will get a free goody bag. Attendeesare encouraged to bring canned goods to donate to the Food Bank of Contra Costaand Solano. They will receive a free raffle ticket for each donated can.
Free Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair family tickets can be reservedby clicking on the Eventbrite link at the event website www.BayAreaKidsBookFair.com. Alladults registering in advance online will receive a $2 Book Buck at check-in tobe used for their first purchase at the Book Fair.