Book Events: Fairs, Festivals, and Conferences (2019 and 2020)

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2 Events Found in Kentucky

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

Hosted by: The Kentucky Humanities Council and The Kentucky Book Fair
Dates: Sunday, November 10, 2019 to Saturday, November 16, 2019

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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Southern Kentucky Bookfest Southern Kentucky Bookfest
Bowling Green, Kentucky, 

Date: April 2020 – Dates to be Announced

Website: Southern Kentucky Bookfest


The Southern Kentucky Book Fest is one of the state’s largest literary events. Held in Bowling Green, Kentucky each April, Book Fest draws thousands of readers of all ages who welcome the occasion to meet their favorite authors and purchase signed copies of their books.

The Southern Kentucky Book Fest partnership consists of Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Warren County Public Library, and WKU Libraries. These entities collaborate throughout the year on a variety of literary events designed to fulfill the mission of the partnership: to encourage reading and the love of books, and to be a positive force in promoting literacy in our region and state.

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