Downtown Literary Festival Opening Happy Hour, Presented with McNally Jackson

Friday, April 11, 2014 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm

A mingle to celebrate the second annual Downtown Literary Festival. With music from DJs Ryan Chapman and Jason Diamond.

First 100 drinks are FREE! thanks to sponsor Henry Holt (thank you!), and drink specials after that: beer and wine $1 off all night ($2 PBR, $4 Brooklyn Lager, and $5 Sixpoint Sweet Action).

Presented by Housing Works Bookstore Cafe and McNally Jackson Books. More information about the festival at

Thanks to our media partners The American Reader, The American Poetry Society, Electric Literature, BOMB Magazine, Guernica, McSweeney's and Tumblr.

Huge thanks to our Advisory Committee:

  • Amy Virginia Buchanan
  • Jason Diamond
  • Rachel Fershleiser
  • Katie Freeman
  • Gabrielle Gantz
  • Sarah Gerard
  • Maris Kreizman
  • Michelle Legro
  • Alan Light
  • Lisa Lucas
  • Paul W. Morris
  • Steph Opitz
  • Suzanne Russo
  • Amor Towles
  • Lucas Wittmann

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