Co-produced by Lamprophonic and Summer on the HudsonAmpLit Fest is a free, daylong festival that brings authors of all backgrounds, styles, and levels of recognition to center stage. With readingsworkshops, discussions, and a community market, AmpLit Fest makes one of life’s most solitary acts — writing — a public celebration.

The 2017 AmpLit Fest will take place Saturday, June 10th, from 12 to 5:30 p.m.

For more information on the day's events, please visit our programming page. And learn more about our participants here


Where is AmpLit Fest?

AmpLit Fest is held on Pier I, the W 70th Street Pier in Riverside Park South. Check out Summer on the Hudson for a host of events along the pier all summer long, and be sure to stop by Pier i Cafe for food, drinks, great people- and sunset-watching! 


Want to see where it all began? Check out AmpLit Fest 2016