THE FESTIVAL OF INTERNATIONAL BOOKS AND ARTS (FESTIBA) WAS CREATED IN 2006 TO PROMOTE AN INTEREST AND APPRECIATION FOR READING AND EARLY LITERACY, CELEBRATE AND APPRECIATE THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES, AND BROADEN CULTURAL AWARENESS WITHIN SOUTH TEXAS.
FESTIBA 2017 Community Day will take place at the Edinburg City Hall Courtyard and Walkway.
Reading Rock Star Authors
Live performance by WAKE Up! an all-female poetry and performance collective from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. (6:15pm-6:40pm)
Epi and Friends (6:45pm-7:30pm, 7:40pm-8:10pm)
DRAFT (8:20pm-9:20pm, 9:30pm-10:00pm)
Art vendors are dedicated artists who are ready to display and distribute original works, in any media, at their own selected pricing.
Artisans offer personally crafted creations of all sorts, including but not limited to, skilled handmade goods, delicate fine art and custom-made instruments.
As a Festival-participating Food Vendor, you will have the freedom of creating your unique food display and offering a one-of-a-kind menu for our community members to enjoy.