We appreciate your time and participation in our Survey.

* 1. How did you hear about the Gaithersburg Book Festival (GBF)? (select all that apply)

* 2. Have you attended the GBF before?

* 3. Have you visited the GBF website?

* 4. When did you arrive at the GBF?

* 5. Did you use our free shuttle service?

* 6. If yes, from where?

* 7. How many people were in your party?

* 8. Did you come for a specific GBF event, author or feature?

* 9. How many author presentations did you attend?

* 10. How long did you stay?

* 11. Did you purchase any of our Featured Authors' books for the festival?

* 12. If yes, did you purchase your book(s) from: (select all that apply)

* 13. Did you discover a new author or program at the GBF?

* 14. How would you rate the following GBF features?

  1 (poor) 2 3 (average) 4 5 (excellent)
Author Presentations
Writing Workshops
Staff & Volunteers
Event Site

* 15. How likely are you to attend the GBF next year?

* 16. Please provide any additional comments here: (i.e., what did you love, what did you NOT love, how can we improve the event experience?)

For Demographic purposes, we would like you to answer a few basic questions.  Your responses are strictly confidential and will only be reported in unidentifiable format.

* 17. What is your zip code?

* 18. How often do you visit Gaithersburg?

* 19. If you're in from out of town: Have you, or are you planning to eat, shop or stay in Gaithersburg?

* 20. What is your age group?

* 21. Would you like to be contacted about volunteering next year?

* 22. Would you like to be entered into a drawing for a free $100 Visa gift card?

* 23. Would you like to receive our monthly e-newsletter?
(we won't share your info)

Contact Information (Optional)

* 24. Name

* 25. Address

* 26. Phone

* 27. Email address