Diary of a Wimpy Kid Author Jeff Kinney coming to SaratogaArtsFest THIS WEDNESDAY!

wk-1-1SaratogaArtsFest, coming to our city THIS WEEK, truly has something for the whole family, and this Special Author Presentation and Book Signing is quite the treat for kids and parents alike. Presented by Northshire Bookstore and ABRAMS books on Wednesday, June 5th at 6:30pm at Skidmore College Jeff Kinney, author and cartoonist of the #1 bestselling DIARY OF A WIMPY KID SERIES will talk about his origins as a cartoonist, how the books first got published, and what is in store next for "Wimpy Kid" Greg Heffley and his family and friends. The latest Wimpy Kid book, #7 The Third Wheel, had the biggest first printing of any book in 2012. Book #8 is due out in November 2013. Books will be available on location for purchase at this family friendly event. Admission is free with an ARTSPASS or Festival Pass or Youth Pass. Single ticket sales are also available at the door for $10. Giving you access and/or discounted admission to over 40 events during SaratogaArtsFest 2013 with a value of $40, the ARTSPASS includes:

  • Free admission to most festival events
  • PLUS: Discounted admission to others
  • PLUS: Discounts at Saratoga Springs restaurants and shops during the festival
  • PLUS: Discounts throughout the year at area arts organizations (To review the benefits offered through June 2013, check out the current edition of arts365!)
  • PLUS: Eligibility to purchase discounted Ben Vereen Ticket ($10 with ARTSPASS)

***GIVEAWAY NOW CLOSED***All you have to do is comment below to win, and I will choose one lucky reader at random at 5pm, Monday, June 3rd. To view all of the amazing offerings this year from SaratogaArtsFest click right here, and stay tuned to Mamatoga for more on this great festival happening right here in Saratoga! xoxo