Book Events: Fairs, Festivals, and Conferences (2023 and 2024)

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3 Events Found in Kentucky

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Black Paperback Book Fair Black Paperback Book Fair
Iroquois Park

2120 Rundill Rd, Louisville, Kentucky 40214

Hosted by: Louisville Black Writer Association, Shajuanda Barrow, Event Coordinator
Date: Sunday, August 7, 2022
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Website: Black Paperback Book Fair
Phone: 502-262-6382

Black Paperback Book Fair highlights and supports black writers in Louisville Ky. The event is hosted in Iroquois Park and provides a nurturing space for black writers that is virtually barrier free, inviting all writers to sell their books. The event consist of author booths, food trucks, and a variety of giant games and lounging space.

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Kentucky Book Fair Kentucky Book Fair
Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park

Hosted by: The Kentucky Humanities Council and The Kentucky Book Fair
Dates: Saturday, October 29, 2022 to Thursday, September 29, 2022

Website: Kentucky Book Fair


About the Kentucky Book Fair: Since its inception in 1981, the Kentucky Book Fair has been connecting readers and authors in a celebration of shared passion and mutual interest: the importance of reading and writing. Each year, more than 170 local and national authors participate in the event, signing their latest books and meeting readers from Kentucky and surrounding states.

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SOKY Book Fest SOKY Book Fest

Dates: Friday, March 24, 2023 to Saturday, March 25, 2023

Website: SOKY Book Fest


Southern Kentucky Book Fest is one of the state’s largest literary events! Our mission is to encourage literacy and the love of books in our community and beyond. Book Fest is presented by Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Warren County Public Library, and WKU Libraries. SOKY Book Fest draws thousands of readers of all ages from across the U.S. who come to meet their favorite authors, purchase signed copies of their books, and learn from them in exciting panels, presentations, and workshops.

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