A list of anarchist, artist, illustration, indie, letterpress, LGBTQ, small press, wayzgoose and zine UK book fairs.

Events are free unless indicated.

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Last updated 26 February 2024

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February
Falmouth Art Book Fair, Wednesday 7 February 2024, 11am to 2pm, Outside Woodlane Art Shop, Falmouth University, TR11 4RH
Artists Book Market 2024, Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 February 2024, Fruitmarket Gallery, 45 Market Street, EH1 1DF (annual)
DIY Art Market Peckham, Saturday 10 February 2024, Copeland Park & Bussey Building, Copeland Industrial Park, Copeland Road, London, SE15 3SN (biannual)
Bodleian Libraries Zine Fair, 11am to 4pm, Saturday 24 February 2024, Weston Library,Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG (new)

March
Printed Bound 2024, Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 March 2024, 10am to 4pm, £3 entry, under 12s free, Sunny Bank Mills, 83-85 Town Street, Farsley, Pudsey, LS28 5UJ
Sheffield Radical Bookfair, Saturday 9 March 2024, 11am to 4.30pm, Sheffield Trades and Labour Club, 200 Duke Street, S2 5QQ (annual)
Stroud Wayzgoose Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 March 2024, 11am to 5pm, Trinity Rooms, Stroud GL5 2HZ (biennial)
York Zine Fest, Tuesday 19 March 2024, 6pm to 9pm, The Crescent, York, YO24 1AW (annual)
Paper Ink Print Festival, March 2025, Landmark Arts Centre, Teddington, London, TW11 9NN (biennial)
PAGES Artists’ Book Fair, March 2025, Leeds (biennial, alternates with BABE in Bristol)

April
Free Verse Poetry Book and Magazine Fair, Saturday 20 April 2024, St Columba’s, London SW1x 0BD, (returning)
Book Arts Day (Society of Book Binders, London and South Region), Saturday 22 April 2023, 11am to 3pm, Kentish Town Congregational Church, Kelly Street, London NW1 8PH (annual)
St Bride Foundation Wayzgoose, Sunday 28 April 2024, 14 Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8EQ (annual)

May
Duplicate Publishing Fair, Friday 3 and Saturday 4 May 2024, Eastside Projects, 86 Heath Mill Lane, Birmingham, B9 4AR (annual)
DIY Art Market Walthamstow, Sunday 12 May 2024, 11am to 5pm, Big Penny Social, 1 Priestley Way, London, E17 6AL (biannual)
Chapter 13 Artists Book Fair, Saturday 13 May 2023, Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading, RG1 2ST (annual)
CMYK Festival, Saturday 18 May 2024, Hereford College of Arts, College Lane Campus, HR1 1EB (annual)
Brighton Illustration Spring Fair (BIF), Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May 2023, Wagner Hall, Brighton, BN1 2RU (annual)
Sussex Ink Paper and Print, Saturday 25 May 2024, Lewes Town Hall, High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2QS (new)
City of Literature Publishing Fair Sunday 26 May 2024, 10am to 4pm, National Centre for Writing, Dragon Hall, Norwich NR1 1QE (annual)

June
Newcastle Ewan Brown Anarchist Bookfair, Saturday 1 June 2024, Star and Shadow Cinema, Warwick St, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1BB (annual)
States of Independence Saturday 8 June 2024, DeMonfort University, Clephan Building, Oxford Street, Leicester, LE1 5XY (annual)
Shipley Wayzgoose June 2024 date tbc, Yorkshire BD18 3EH (annual)
BABE – Bristol Artists Book Event Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 June 2024, Bower Ashton Campus, Bristol (biennial; alternates with PAGES Artists’ Book Fair in Leeds)

July
The Illustrators’ Fair, Saturday 13 July 2024, Kings Cross N1C Community Centre, 1 Handyside Street, London N1C 4BQ (annual)

August
Independent Print Market presented by Velocity Press, date tbc, All My Friends, 96 White Post Lane, Hackney Wick E9 (annual)

September
Wales Artists’ Book Ffair, 2024 date tbc, Hafon yr Afon, Newtown, Powys (annual)
DIY Art Market Peckham, Saturday 28 September 2024, 5pm to 11pm, Copeland Park & Bussey Building, Copeland Industrial Park, Copeland Road, London, SE15 3SN (biannual)

October
Anarchist Book Fair, Saturday 12 October 2024, 4 venues in east London, (annual)
Peterborough Radical Book Fair October 2024 date tbc, The George Alcott Centre, PE2 8QS (annual)
Lincoln Zine Fest October 2024 date tbc, Central Libary, Lincoln LN2 1EZ (annual)
Small Publishers Fair Friday 25 and Saturday 26 October 2024, Conway Hall, London WC1R 4RL (annual)

November
Manchester and Salford Anarchists Book Fair, Saturday 2 November 2024, People’s History Museum, Left Bank, Bridge Street, Manchester, M3 3ER (annual)
Edinburgh’s Radical Bookfair, November 2024 dates tbc, The Assembly Roxy, EH1 2LU (annual)
Bound Art Book Fair November 2024 dates tbc, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester M15 6ER (annual)
Oxford Fine Press Book Fair, December 2025 dates tbc, Examination Schools, Oxford (biennial)

December
Letterpress Collective Wayzgoose, December 2024 date tbc, Centre Space, 6 Leonard Lane, Bristol, BS1 1EA (annual)
Brighton Illustration Fair (BIF), Winter Fair, December 2024 dates tbc, Wagner Hall, 2 Regency Road, Brighton BN1 2RU (annual)
City of Literature Publishing Fair December 2024 date tbc, National Writers Centre, Dragon Hall, 115-123 King Street, Norwich NR1 1QE (annual)
DIY Christmas Art Market Peckham, Saturday 7 December 2024, 11am to 5pm, Copeland Park & Bussey Building, Copeland Industrial Park, Copeland Road, London, SE15 3SN (biannual)