Festival Programme HEXHAM BOOK FESTIVAL2nd - 11th July 2021You'll find our Festival in a new summer slot with the chance to spread yourselves outside a bit more than usual. Whatever the weather we hope you’ll join us to celebrate our return.Most events will be taking place in or around the Spiegeltent in the Abbey Grounds – with its fabulous vintage feel it will be the perfect home to experience our usual line up of top-notch authors, thinkers and poets. Explore the Hexham Book Festival Programme. NEW Children’s Festival For 2021, we are delighted to introduce the Gillian Dickinson Trust Children's Festival - a magical festival to entertain and inspire young minds. With live theatre, circus and comedy alongside a whole host of authors and storytellers there is something for everyone. Explore the Children's Festival Programme and School Festival Programme. We look forward to seeing you in July!