Wonder of Words Festival Returns!

JUNE 18-19, 2016

10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Free Admission
Downtown Des Moines

The Wonder of Words Festival is a celebration of the written word. The outdoor festival will feature presentations and book signings by authors of both national and local acclaim, as well as workshops, conversation panels, literary exhibitors, books sales, children’s entertainment & activities, and food trucks. A list of attending authors and schedules will be posted closer to the event, so stay tuned for more information!

Festival Sponsors




Downtown Events Group Corporate Partners

Bravo Greater Des Moines | GuideOne Insurance | Hubbell Realty Company | MidAmerican Energy Company | Nationwide | Prairie Meadows | The Des Moines Register | Principal | UnityPoint Health – Des Moines