Ages 13-18 | On October 13, 2019, Knox County Public Library’s LitUp Festival will illuminate downtown Knoxville with a full day of activities and events exploring creativity and critical thinking. Features include:
- Brilliant author lineup including Dave Connis, Lorryn Holt, Jillian Boehme, Lauren Morrill, Vince Vawter, and Julia Watts
- ORNL's Traveling Science Fair - carnival-style trailers that provide hands-on explorations of various fields of research and areas of future career opportunities
- Entertainment and teen talent
- Interactive fun such as a scavenger hunt, escape room, career speed-dating, and more
With programming developed in part by an advisory board of local teens, LitUp will feature author talks, writing workshops, poetry slams, and plenty more.
Author Submission Form and Vendor Registration coming soon!
Special thanks to Mid-Continent Public Library's original LitUp Festival, which inspired Knox County Public Library to spread the event to East Tennessee!