The Booksellers' Ball

This is a past event. Saturday, March 30 at 5:00pm 2:00am

Star Theater 13 N.W. Sixth Ave., Portland, OR 97209

A raucous party featuring visiting writers with new books from national independent presses (McSweeney’s, Third Man Books, Wave Poetry and others), along with beloved local authors and popular Northwest bands (Power of County, The Savage Family Band, Ex-Kids, Morgan and the Organ Donors, Bergerette).

Come celebrate the last night of AWP 2019 at Portland’s historic Star Theater and dance the night away with DJ Cecilia after the roster of readers, rock and shenanigans have properly entertained you.

For the complete list of performers, sponsors and stage times, please check the event website.

Event Type

Music, Free, Readings & Talks, Nightlife



Free before 10 p.m. $5 cover after 10 p.m. for late night band and dance party.


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