The festival will run from 3 to 6 p.m. April 2 at the center, 468 Washington St. The 100 percent edible books will be exhibited, documented, judged and consumed. Children and adults of all skill levels can register by 5 p.m. April 1 at the center or online at wnybookarts.org/events.
Celebrity judges with skills in food and the arts will select winners in categories that include Best Book, Best Tasting and Most Creative. Everyone is allowed to partake in eating the exhibits after the festival’s 5 p.m. judging.In addition, the center will offer an Edible Book Kids Craft at the festival and guests will have the chance to make and eat Edible Book-inspired creations. New this year, the festival will include a Letterpress Demo in the center studio, where participants can create a hand-printed card to take home.