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405 University Drive
Coral Gables,

Gables Family Literacy Festival

Join us in celebrating literacy on

Saturday, May 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  

Coral Gables War Memorial Youth Center
405 University Drive


  • Outdoor Scholastic Book Fair for ages K-8 
  • Author book signing
  • Rides and activities
  • Crafts and storytime
  • Literacy vendors 
  • Food vendors
  • Photobooth
  • Petting zoo
  • Live music

Embark on a literacy journey and join us under the Youth Center tree canopy for a daylong celebration and book fair. In an effort to promote summer reading and the literary arts the festival will provide a unique experience for all ages and abilities and include a street fair with literacy exhibitors and vendors, a Scholastic book fair for ages K-8, children’s activities, book donation, and exchange areas, author readings and book signings, food vendors, live music and much more

Register for this event

For vendors only: Literacy Festival Event Vendor Permit Application [PDF]