Author readings/events under tent and Vendor Tent from 10am-5 pm

EVENT TENT Schedule:

10:30 am – Donosaur Storytime: Hear a spirited reading of Noah Noasaurus by author Kiely Kearns! Include free kids dino dig

11 am – Meet the VanFleets: Story time with bestselling authors Matt & Mara VanFleets, plus free kids crafts

11:30 am – Philipse History: Award-winning journalist Mary Calvi presents the history of her book Dear Washington, Dear Mary featuring local character Mary Philipse

Noon – Historical Fiction Duo: A small panel discussion between Sana Krasikov, author of The Patriots, and Susie Schnall, author of Subway Girls

12:30 pm – Cookbook Talk: author Bhattacharya talks taste from her book, Instant Indian, and provides samples!

1 pm – Bunnies & Books: Listen to Bunny’s Book Club by Annie Silvestro & meet the Scattered Books bunnies

1:30 pm – Words Beyond Bars: Prisoner works reflecting on Rip Van Winkle presented by Words Beyond Bars Project

2 pm – SPOOKy Panel: Authors unite on perilous panel and Q&A. Includes: Chris Grabenstein, David Neilsen, Jonathan Rosen, Pat Moody, and JA White.

3 pm – Sports Trivia: test your knowledge with sports lingo writer Sally Cook. Winners get prizes!

3:30 pm – Published as a Teen! Find out about dad/daughter combo Erynn & Jeff Altbef and how a teen got published!


Eat, shop and visit with the following vendors and organizations (we will update this list as they come:)


  • Usburne: Plushies and books
  • Bella’s Boutique: Tarrytown & Sleepy Hollow memorabilia from
  • The Historical Society of Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown:
    postcards, magnets, stickers, posters, history books of our villages
  • Front Room Creations: pillows, market bags and tea towels created with vintage fabrics
  • Belinda Bluebird: children’s books, journals and sketchbooks and organic kids’ tees and snap-up rompers
  • What’s Your Sign? Designs: wooden farmhouse-style signs for sale.
  • Giovanna Robles: Sleepy Hollow theme canvas, owls, skulls, and paper mache Headless Horseman gifts
  • Postage Stamp Jewelry: jewelry
  • LulaRoe: Ladies clothing
  • Simply Planted: plants
  • Hudson Valley Writers Center: Slapering Hol press poetry books, tote bags, copies of Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories by Washington Irving (AKA The Sketch Book)
  • Horsefeathers Restaurant will be here!
  • The Manhattanville College MFA Creative Writing Program will be here!
  • Western Connecticut State University’s low residency MFA program in Creative & Professional Writing will be here!
  • and more, stay tuned!

LOCATION: 121 N. Broadway, Tarrytown-Sleepy Hollow