Book Fairs by State

Entries under each state are arranged by:  Name of event | Location of Event | Time of year event takes place

Alabama | Alaska | American Samoa | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Connecticut | Delaware | District of Columbia | Florida | Georgia | Guam | Hawaii | Idaho | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Kentucky | Louisiana | Maine | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | Nebraska | Nevada | New Hampshire | New Jersey | New Mexico | New York | North Carolina | North Dakota | Northern Mariana Islands | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | Pennsylvania | Puerto Rico | Rhode Island | South Carolina | South Dakota | Tennessee | Texas | Utah | Vermont | Virgin Islands | Virginia | Washington | West Virginia | Wisconsin | Wyoming

Alabama

Alaska

  • Alaska Book Festival    | Fairbanks | Summer
  • Extreme Trail Tales | Anchorage | Feb/Mar
  • Reading Rendezvous | Anchorage | June
  • Writing Rendezvous | Anchorage | Apr

Arizona

Arkansas

  • Arkansas Literary Festival | Little Rock | April
  • Books in Bloom | Eureka Springs | May
  • Folk Humor, Storytelling and Cowboy Gathering Weekend | Mountain View | Aug

California

Colorado

  • Writers in the Sky | Telluride | Oct

Connecticut

Delaware

District of Columbia

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

  • Hawaii Book & Music Festival | Honolulu | May
  • Kindy Sproat Falsetto and Storytelling Contest | Hilo | Sept
  • Talk Story Festival    | Honolulu | Oct

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

  • Iowa Storytelling Festival | Clear Lake | July

Kansas

  • Kansas Book Festival | Wichita | Sept - Oct
  • River City Reading Festival | Lawrence | Oct

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

  • Bangor Book Festival | Bangor | Oct
  • Maine Festival of the Book | Portland | Spring
  • Maine Literary Festival | Camden | Nov
  • Reading Rumpus, Maine Children's Book Festival | Gardiner | Sept

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

  • Detroit Story League Storytelling Festival | Livonia | Sept
  • Essence of Motown Literary Jam | Detroit | Nov
  • Grand Haven Area Book Festival | Grand Haven | Aug
  • Michigan Storytellers Festival    | Flint | July

Minnesota

  • Minnesota Book Awards | St. Paul | Apr

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Mississippi

  • Eleventh Moon Storytelling Festival | Natchez | Jan
  • Faulkner & Yoknapatawpha Conference | Oxford | July
  • Fay B. Kaigler Internationsl Children's Book Festival | Hattiesburg | Mar
  • Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration    | Natchez | Feb
  • Oxford Conference for the Book | Oxford | Apr
  • Tennessee Williams Festival | Clarksdale | Oct

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

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New Jersey

New Mexico

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New York

North Carolina

  • Blue Ridge Book Festival | Flat Rock | June
  • Bookmark's Literary Festival | Winston-Salem | Sept
  • Carolina Mountains Literary Festival | Burnsville | Sept
  • Eastern North Carolina Literary Homecoming    | Greenville | Sept 23-24, 2011
  • Fall Storytelling Festival | Raleigh | Sept
  • NC Literary Festival | Venue changes each festival | Apr (even years)
  • North Carolina Storytelling Festival    | Venue changes | 2012
  • On the Same Page: Ashe County's Literary Festival | W. Jefferson | Sept
  • Poetry GSO | Greensboro | April 1-30, 2011
  • Western Carolina University, North Carolina State University | Sylva | April 3-7, 2011

North Dakota

  •  University of North Dakota Writer's Conference | Grand Forks | Mar
  • Dakota Cowboy Poetry Gathering | Medora | May

Ohio

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Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

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Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

  • Brattleboro Literary Festival | Brattleboro | Sept

Virginia

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Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

  • Wisconsin Book Festival | Madison | Oct

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Wyoming

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