2024 LA Kids Book Festival
Early Bird Registration Now Open 

Good news! The 2nd Annual LA Kids Book Festival early bird registration is now OPEN.
Vendors use code EarlyBird24 for $100 off.

Date: September 8th, 2024
Time: 9:30-4:30
Location: West Hollywood Park
647 N San Vincente Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Secure your spot NOW, as booth availability is limited. 

*The LA Kids Book Festival is hosted by the 501(c)3 nonprofit organization American Born Chinese Foundation.
Proceeds benefit children's bilingual literacy and local community programs. 

2nd Annual LA Kids Book Festival Returns to West Hollywood Park

West Hollywood, CA – April 2024

Press Release

The American Born Chinese Foundation and the City of West Hollywood is delighted to announce the return of the LA Kids Book Festival for its second year, following a spectacular inaugural event. This festival, a meaningful collaboration with the American Born Chinese Foundation, will once again be hosted at the beautifully renovated West Hollywood Park. The event promises to enrich the cultural landscape of Los Angeles by celebrating the vibrant world of children's literature and promoting literacy among young readers. "

The return of the LA Kids Book Festival marks an important day in our community calendar," says Bonnie Hyde, Founder and CEO of the American Born Chinese Foundation. "Last year's festival set a high benchmark, and this year, we aim to exceed it, bringing even more exciting opportunities for children and families to fall in love with reading and storytelling."

The festival will continue to offer a rich array of activities suitable for children of all ages, including live book readings by celebrated authors, interactive storytelling sessions, musical performances, and various arts and crafts activities. This year, the festival will also introduce new authors and illustrators, providing fresh perspectives and stories that captivate and inspire.

"We are proud to host the LA Kids Book Festival once again in our city," says city officials. "Books open incredible worlds to our children, and through this festival, we celebrate the power of stories to fire the imagination and encourage lifelong reading habits."

The LA Kids Book Festival is set to be an annual fixture, continuing to grow and evolve each year. It represents a cornerstone event in the city's cultural offerings, appealing to families, educators, and young readers alike. The festival venue, West Hollywood Park, offers a safe, vibrant environment where families can gather to enjoy the magic of books together.

For media inquiries, sponsorship opportunities, or additional information, please contact: Brett Glatman, [email protected].

Stay tuned for updates and event details by visiting www.lakidsbookfestival.com and following @lakidsbookfestival on Instagram.

About the American Born Chinese Foundation
The American Born Chinese Foundation is a vibrant public charity committed to nurturing bilingual literacy and celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) pride. Through its initiatives, the foundation seeks to empower young readers by promoting bilingualism and fostering cultural understanding.

About West Hollywood
Known as WeHo, West Hollywood is a dynamic city celebrated for its inclusivity, vibrant arts scene, and lively nightlife. As a hub of creativity, WeHo is dedicated to hosting significant cultural events that reflect its unique and diverse community spirit.

About West Hollywood Park
Following a $120 million renovation, West Hollywood Park now serves as a modern, multifunctional urban oasis. With amenities like a rooftop pool, a library bookstore, and dedicated areas for children and pets, the park is a perfect setting for community gatherings and cultural events like the LA Kids Book Festival.

About the LA Kids Book Festival
The LA Kids Book Festival, held annually in West Hollywood, is dedicated to promoting children's literacy, celebrating young authors, and providing a platform for families to explore the enchanting world of books. This event is a key collaboration between West Hollywood and the American Born Chinese Foundation, aimed at fostering a lifelong passion for reading among children.



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Dear friends of the LA Kids Book Festival 

We hope this message finds you well and that you're still riding the wave of excitement from the 2023 LA Kids Book Festival! We want to take a moment to extend our heartfelt gratitude for being a part of this fantastic literary celebration. Your presence at the festival was the key ingredient that made it such a joyful and vibrant event. Seeing the smiling faces of children and families exploring the world of books was truly heartwarming. We hope you had as much fun attending as we did organizing it.

The LA Kids Book Festival is not just a one-time event; it's a celebration of the enduring love for books and the power of storytelling.

We invite you to keep the festival spirit alive by doing a few things:

Spread the Word: Share your experiences from the festival with your friends, family, and fellow book lovers. Word-of-mouth recommendations are incredibly valuable, and your enthusiasm can inspire others to join us next year.

Social Media Giveaways: Stay tuned to our social media channels for upcoming exciting giveaways and contests. If you or anyone you know missed out on the fun, and would like to participate on our next round of PAW PATROL giveaways, follow our IG account @lakidsbookfestival

Online Swag Sales: If you missed out on festival merchandise or want to grab more, click on our online store. We have a selection of festival-themed swag available, and purchasing these items helps support future events.

Feedback: We value your feedback! If you have any thoughts or suggestions for improving the festival or ideas for what you'd like to see next year, please don't hesitate to share them with us using THIS LINK. Your insights help us make the festival even better.

Once again, thank you to everyone who has made a DONATION, and thank you for making the LA Kids Book Festival a memorable and magical day filled with laughter, learning, and the joy of reading.

We look forward to welcoming you back in the 2024 LA Kids Book Festival and continuing to foster a love for books among children and families. Keep reading, keep exploring, and keep sharing the magic of stories with the world!

Warm regards,
Bonnie & Brett
Event Organizers :)
[email protected]

Thank You!