Edible Book Day 2022: Dates, History, When & How to Celebrate

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Edible Book Day is celebrated annually on April 1st. It’s a day when people around the world create edible books! These books can be made out of cake, cookies, Rice Krispies Treats – anything edible. Then, they’re photographed and shared online for everyone to enjoy. If you’re feeling creative, why not give it a try? Here’s everything you need to know about Edible Book Day.

Do you love books and food? If so, Edible Book Day is the perfect holiday for you! On this day, people all over the world celebrate by creating and eating edible versions of their favorite books. Whether you prefer savory or sweet, there’s an edible book out there for everyone. So get your cookbooks and your appetite ready, because it’s time to celebrate Edible Book Day!

Edible Book Day

It’s that time of year again where people around the world get together to celebrate books in a very unusual way – by eating them! No, we’re not talking about scoffing down a copy of The Hunger Games (although we’re sure that would be pretty tasty), but creating edible masterpieces in the form of books. This quirky tradition is known as Edible Book Day, and it’s celebrated every year on 1st April. So if you’re looking for an excuse to get creative in the kitchen (or just want to see some amazing foodie artworks), then read on for more information. Happy eating!

Edible Book Day originated on April 1, 1755. Anthelme Brillat-Savarin was born in France into a lawyer family. 

How to celebrate 

April 1st, be sure to celebrate Edible Book Day! This fun holiday celebrates the art of bookmaking by creating edible versions of your favorite novels, cookbooks, and storybooks. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced baker, we’ve got some tips to help you create the perfect edible book. Keep reading for our top tips on how to make an edible book that will wow your friends and family. Happy eating!

  • Attend an edible book day event
  • Create an edible book and share your experience

When is Edible Book Day (Dates)

Year Date Day
2022 April 1 Friday
2023 April 1 Saturday
2024 April 1 Monday
2025 April 1 Tuesday
2026 April 1 Wednesday