John Hodgman Announces ‘Vacationland’ Book Tour Dates

johnhodgmanJohn Hodgman is hitting the road this fall. Today Hodgman announced a batch of tour dates to promote his new book Vacationland, which hits stores at the end of the month and is currently available for pre-order at Amazon. The tour makes stops in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, DC, Portland (the Maine one and the Oregon one), Austin, Los Angeles, and more and runs from October 25th through mid-November. Check out all the dates below:

OCTOBER 25 in MANHATTAN: “The Borough That Only Brooklyn Could Defeat!”
In conversation with MICHAEL IAN BLACK!
At Barnes & Noble Union Square
33 East 17th Street
New York, NY 10003
7:00pm
Buy a book, get a wristband to attend. Details are HERE

OCTOBER 26 in PORTLAND: “The Portland of Maine!”
In conversation with GUEST BAILIFF MONTE BELMONTE!
At Port City Music Hall
In partnership with PRINT: A Bookstore
504 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04141
7:00pm
Buy a book, get a ticket. Details are HERE

OCTOBER 27 in PHILADELPHIA: “Brother Lover Town, USA!”
In conversation with MARY RICHARDSON GRAHAM!
At The Free Library of Philadelphia
In partnership with Joseph Fox Bookshop
1901 Vine Street
Logan Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103
7:30pm
Buy a book, get a ticket HERE

OCTOBER 28 in WASHINGTON, DC: “America’s Carnage Swamp!”
In conversation with Pop Culture Happy Hour’s LINDA HOLMES!
At Politics and Prose
5015 Connecticut Avenue
Washington, DC 20008
6:00pm
Free to attend; buy a book to join the signing line HERE

OCTOBER 29 in ATLANTA: “Donald Gloversville!”
At SCADshow
In conversation with Stuff You Should Know’s CHUCK BRYANT!
In partnership with A Capella Books
173 14th Street
Atlanta, GA 30309
7:00pm
Buy a book, get a ticket HERE

OCTOBER 30 in RALEIGH, NC: “The Farthest Point of the Triangle!”
In conversation with JOHN DARNIELLE!
At the James B. Jr. Hunt Library at North Carolina State University
In partnership with Quail Ridge Books
North Carolina State Campus
1070 Partners Way
Raleigh, NC 27606
7:00pm
Buy a book, get up to two tickets HERE

NOVEMBER 1 in BROOKLINE, MA: “America’s Hometown If You’re John Hodgman!”
In conversation with TV Guidance Counselor’s KEN REID!
At the Coolidge Corner Theater
In partnership with Brookline Booksmith
290 Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 02446
6:00pm
Buy a book, get a ticket HERE

NOVEMBER 2 in SAINT PAUL, MN: “Withered Twin of Minneapolis!”
In conversation with JOHN MOE!
At The Kagin Commons at Macalester College
In partnership with the Rain Taxi Reading Series
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105
7:00pm
Buy a book, get one or two tickets HERE

NOVEMBER 3 in PORTLAND, OR: “The Portland That Stole the Name Portland!”
In conversation with MATT FRACTION!
At Powell’s City of Books
1005 West Burnside Street
Portland, OR 97209
7:30pm
Free to attend, buy a book to join the signing line HERE

NOVEMBER 4 in SEATTLE, WASHINGTON: “Home of Future Mayor John Roderick!”
At The Seattle First Baptist Church
In partnership with Elliott Bay Book Company
1111 Harvard Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
7:00pm
Buy a book, get one or two tickets HERE

NOVEMBER 6 in LOS ANGELES: “Where the TV Show MARRIED Was Filmed!”
In conversation with PATT MORRISON!
At The Theater at the Ace Hotel
In partnership with the LA Times Ideas Exchange and Mysterious Galaxy Books
933 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90015
7:30pm
Tickets are available HERE

NOVEMBER 7 in PHOENIX: “Prelude To The Dark Phoenix Saga of Arizona!”
In VIRTUAL CONVERSATION with the floating head of GEORGE RR MARTIN!
At the Mesa Center for the Arts
and simultaneously at the Jean Cocteau Theater of Santa Fe
In partnership with Changing Hands Bookstore
1 East Main Street
Phoenix, AZ 85201
7:00pm
Buy a book, get one or two tickets HERE

NOVEMBER 8 in SAN FRANCISCO: “Crazy Crab Town!”
In conversation with ADAM SAVAGE!
At Public Works
in partnership with The Booksmith
161 Erie Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
7:30pm
Buy a book, get a ticket HERE

NOVEMBER 10 in TURNERS FALLS, MA: “The Paris, TX of the Pioneer Valley!
Back at it with Summertime Funtime Bailiff MONTE BELMONTE!
At The Shea Theater
71 Avenue A
Turners Falls, MA 01376
7:00pm
Tickets are available HERE

NOVEMBER 15 (NOT 16) in CHICAGO: “Brigadoon of the Plains!”
NOTE CHANGE OF DATE! Not November 16! The 15th!
In conversation with PETER SAGAL!
At The Music Box Theater
In partnership with The Book Stall
3733 North Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60613
7:00pm
But a book, get a ticket HERE

NOVEMBER 18 in AUSTIN, TX: “Birthplace of the Franklin Barbecue Line!”
This will be a FULL PERFORMANCE of the original VACATIONLAND one man comedy show!
At The Paramount Theater
With books available on site from Book People
713 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
7:00pm
Buy tickets HERE

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