Books in Bloom - Eventeny

Books in Bloom

event May 11 11:30 am - May 11 5:00 pm
(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
6000 Merriweather Dr, Columbia, Maryland 21044, United States
Hosted by Merriweather District

May 11 11:30 am - May 11 5:00 pm
(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
6000 Merriweather Dr, Columbia, Maryland 21044, United States

Discover the world of books and enjoy family-friendly activities at the eighth annual Books in Bloom festival, hosted by the Downtown Columbia Partnership (DTCP) and Howard Hughes. Join us on Saturday, May 11th, from 11:30 am to 5 p.m. at Color Burst Park, located in the heart of the vibrant Merriweather District of Downtown Columbia. Books in Bloom is known as one of the region's most progressive book festivals, but that isn’t all. It's also a celebration of diversity, inclusion, and the power of storytelling to unite generations and cultures. This free event invites families and book lovers of all ages to revel in a day filled with captivating readings, interactive activities, and engaging discussions. Whether you're a seasoned bookworm or just looking for a day of family fun, Books in Bloom promises a unique way to experience it all. Join us as we celebrate the beauty of literature and the joy of community at Color Burst Park on May 11th. First 200 guest ONSITE receive a signature journal* *Must RSVP to receive the journal. While supplies last.

Parking instructions
FREE PARKING: SYMPHONY WOODS GARAGE 6275 Mango Tree Road, Columbia, MD 21044

Downtown Columbia Partnership
Downtown Columbia Partnership proudly serves a new urban district that embraces its future as an exceptional business, residential, retail, and cultural destination. We promote the growth and vitality of this community and its businesses, implement beautification projects, support transportation initiatives, and host events that bring people together.
Howard Hughes
A hub of culture and commerce featuring an electrifying arts and music scene, Columbia has a walkable urban center with experiential retail, restaurants, entertainment and natural beauty everywhere you look. Conveniently located between Washington D.C. and Baltimore, Columbia is comprised of ten residential villages with a diversity of housing and three walkable urban districts, Merriweather,... + More


Price: Free
Festival RSVP
21 days left
RSVP for attendance confirmation, live events updates, giveaways & more! Ensure you RSVP for every guest in your group. First 200 guest ONSITE receive a signature journal* *RSVP is... + More
Book Club VIP Mimosa Meet-Up RSVP: MEMBERS ONLY
20 days left
Are you part of a book club? Then this VIP Meet-Up is for you! This RSVP secures each book club guest entry into the VIP Book Club Mimosa Meet-Up to mix & mingle with other literary... + More


All times in (GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Book Club VIP Registration

Interested in participating in this event:
1 active application
Book Club Registration for VIP Mimosa Meet-Up
Deadline: May 08, 2024
Books in Bloom welcomes book club groups to register for a VIP Mimosa Meet-Up to mix & mingle with other literary enthusiast and get access exclusive access to the Prose Pavillion before... + More

Hosted by Merriweather District

Joined Eventeny in February 2024
event 2 events location_on Columbia, Maryland, United States
Merriweather District in Downtown Columbia- a Howard Hughes community- is a place to imagine and create, a place to indulge in great food, music, culture, and art with family and friends, a place to inspire each other and a place to call home.