Tucson Festival of Books

Three Ways to Donate

The Tucson Festival of Books is a community-wide celebration of literature.  Offered free-of-charge, the festival exists to improve literacy rates among children and adults.  Proceeds that remain after festival expenses have been paid are contributed to local literacy programs.

Choose from our three main donation options below to get started:

Sponsor
$1,000 and up
Sponsor Badges
Priority access to parking garage, free advance tickets, Saturday happy hour, all sponsor levels.
Friday Night Event
Prestigious pre-Festival event, limited availability depending on sponsor level.
Festival Guide
165,000 distribution through the Arizona Daily Star, depending on sponsor level.
Exhibitor Booth
10x10 and up, depending on sponsor level.
Great Exposure
Festival website, signage, mentions, social media, mobile apps, and/or print/radio ads depending on sponsor level.
...and more!
Friend of the Festival
Early Free Advance Ticket Access
Early access to reserve a limited number of free advance tickets for author sessions, depending on Friend level.
Fall Chapter One Event
Typically held in November or December, see the unveiling of the authors attending the Festival.
Volunteer Sign-up Priority
Typically in mid- to late January, early access to volunteer sign-ups.
Hot Off the Press Invite
Book launch event, private invitation for Friends and Sponsors only, held festival weekend.
Book Donation
A book is donated to a children's literacy program.
Memorial / Tribute Gift
Make a gift in honor or in memory of a loved one
Private and Secure
Acknowledgement sent to the recipient of your choice, the amount will not be disclosed.
Book Donation
A book is donated to a children's literacy program.