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Plan your visit FAQ’s

1. What is the Florence Festival of Books (FFOB)?
FFOB is an event that welcomes anyone who loves books! When you visit, you will have the chance to meet more than 80 authors and publishers and buy books. We also hope you will join us for an evening conversation with New York Times best-selling author Bob Welch
2. Where and when will the FFOB take place?
The Festival will take place at the Florence Events Center on September 27-28, 2019. The event kicks-off at 7 p.m. on September 27 with an appearance by Oregon author and R-G Columnist Bob Welch. Your chance to meet more than eighty authors and publishers comes on Saturday, September 28 from 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
3. Is there a charge to attend the Florence Festival of Books?
There is no charge to attend the full day event on Saturday, September 28 and meet authors and publishers. However, you will likely wish to purchase books from some of the many authors and publishers present. Both cash and credit card payments are accepted at the event. Tickets for the Bob Welch keyote program the evening of September 27 are $8 in advance or $10 at the door.  Tickets will be available soon. 
4. Whom do I contact for more information?
Continue to check this website for updates or contact the Florence Events Center at 541-997-1994/888-968-4086 (Monday–Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m.) or