Mac Barnett | Provo Children's Festival

Mac Barnett headlines the Provo Library's annual Children's Book Festival!

Meet New York Times-bestselling author Mac Barnett, escape from a practical joke room, make a craft with some “extra yarn”, and run around trying to save the world from an out-of-control science project robot! Free books for participants ages 12 and under while supplies last. This event is free and open to the public, but kids must be in attendance to pick up a book.


Children's Activities 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Third Floor Academy)

Keynote Address with Mac Barnett 11 a.m. (Attic)

Book Signing with Mac Barnett 12 p.m. (Ballroom)

Mac's books will be available for purchase at the event.

Event date: 
Saturday, May 6, 2023 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Event address: 
Provo City Library at Academy Square
550 N University Ave
Provo, UT 84601