Boca de Oro Festival of Literary Arts & Culture

Free    |  Mar 7, 2020  |  10:00AM - 10:00PM
Orange County Center for Contemporary Art

free writing and arts and crafts workshops, panel discussions, author talks and performances throughout Downtown Santa Ana. Each year, nearly 7,000 attendees come to Boca de Oro to cultivate and celebrate artistic literacies. This year, guests will have access to a dedicated Boca de Oro app and a complimentary trolley to travel to the various festival sites. Highlights of the 4th Annual Boca de Oro Festival include: • Boca de Oro’s First Book Fair at Birch Park • Oasis Arts Festival, theater and storytelling for young children at Birch Park • Film Festival at the Frida Cinema • The Elks Lodge will give away 150 free books to children • The Newport Friends of the Library will donate books • Arts OC to host Poetry Out Loud & Lit Con performances at the Wayward Theater • The finale of Boca de Oro is a showcase by the by Breath of Fire WHO: Zara Raheem, author of The Marriage Clock - named a "must-read book of the summer” by Cosmopolitan, POPSUGAR, Bustle and Book Riot – will be this year’s keynote speaker.