Dave Ward book events



October 26-27, 2019

2019 Texas Book Festival lineup
On the grounds of the State Capitol in Austin, Texas
Legendary and beloved Channel 13 news anchor, Dave Ward has been selected as a featured author and presenter at the 2019 Texas Book Festival with his memoir, Good Evening, Friends: A Broadcaster Shares His Life (Bright Sky Publishing). Ward will join notable authors such as John Grisham, Malcolm Gladwell, and Chef Sean Brock as featured authors at the two-day event. Held each fall in and around the majestic State Capitol in downtown Austin, the annual Festival Weekend features a rich variety of author presentations and panels, book signings, cooking demonstrations, programs and activities for kids of all ages, food trucks, and exhibiting vendors from across the state and country. While remaining an important showcase for Texas authors, the Texas Book Festival hosts writers from all over the world and is honored to have a national reputation as one of the most prestigious and longest running book festivals in the country. The festival is free and open to the public.

November 2

1 – 2:30 pm

Dave will be signing books at the Bering’s Hardware at 6102 Westheimer Houston, TX 77057 | 713-785-6400


November 9

11am – 1pm

Breakfast with Dave Ward book signing

BMW of West Houston

20822 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77449


November 11

5:30 – 8 pm

Kinkaid Book Fair for Kinkaid students, staff, faculty and their families only


December 6

10:30 am – 2 pm

John Cooper School Book Event *reservations required



"Good Evening, Friends: A Broadcaster Shares His Life"

Learn more about Dave Ward's biography.