Literary Festivals

Book Festivals in the US  http://bookfestivals.com
http://www.expertclick.com/NewsReleaseWire/FALL_Book_Fairs_and_Book_Festivals_For_Authors_Book_Lovers_Alike,201033528.aspx
Library of Congress National Bookfest  http://www.loc.gov/bookfest/
Green Book Festival  http://greenbookfestival.com/?gclid=CLfyuNv01KQCFUIUKgodKXlkKg
National Black Book Festival http://www.nationalblackbookfestival.com/

WISCONSIN BOOK FESTIVALS  http://www.wisconsinbookfestival.org/
http://www.wisconsinbookfestival.org/.../WBF_Submission_Guide_2010.pdf

West Allis Public Library
March
http://www.westalliswi.gov/calendar.aspx?view=list&year=2016&month=3&day=19

Fox Cities Book Festival (Appleton)
April
http://www.foxcitiesbookfestival.org/
Contact: Tasha Saecker
email: tasha@menashalibrary.org
920-967-3661

Madtown Author Daze (Madison)
April or early May
Contact: Kat deFalla
http://www.sunmoonarts.com/madtown-author-daze.html

Lakefly Writers Conference (Oshkosh)
May
http://lakeflywriters.org/
Contact: http://lakeflywriters.org/contact

Wisconsin Writers Association Spring Author Showcase
May - In Conjunction with Lakefly Writing Conference

Northeast Wisconsin Writers Festival (Rice Lake)
UW-Barron County
May 
Contact
Joel Friederich joel.friederich@uwc.edu
715-234-8176


Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books (Waukesha)
September
http://www.sewibookfest.com/

Southwest Wisconsin Book Festival (Mineral Point) - not held for several years, not updated
 September
Hosted by Little Creek Press, A Division of Kristin Mitchell Design, LLC
5341 Sunny Ridge Road
Mineral Point, WI 53565
608.987.3370 | 608.553.1953 cell

Lorine Niedecker Wisconsin Poetry Festival (Fort Atkinson)
October
http://www.lorineniedecker.org
Contact: Friends of Lorine Niedecker, Inc.
920-563-7790

Wisconsin Book Festival (Madison)
October
http://www.wisconsinbookfestival.org/


“The Cradle of American Haiku” Festival (Mineral Point)

http://www.modernhaiku.org/cradle/ (last update, 2010)
email: info@foundrybooks.com
608-987-4363

Chippewa Valley Book Festival (Eau Claire)
October
http://www.cvbookfest.org/
Contact: L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
email: cvbookfest@eauclairearts.com
715-839-5004

Sheboygan Children's Book Festival
October
http://sheboyganchildrensbookfestival.org/

Edgerton Sterling North Book Festival (Edgerton)
November 5, 2016
Call 608-884-3151 or 608-868-7241
Contact: Sherrie Cottrell
http://www.bookandfilmfestival.org/

Wisconsin Writers Association Fall Conference 

Neenah, WI  October 14-15, 2016

Great Lakes Writers Festival (Lakeland College-rural Sheboygan)
November
http://www.greatlakeswritersfestival.org/


Spring Green Literary Festival (not updated since 2012)
http://www.springgreenlitfest.org/
email: info@springgreenlitfest.org
608-588-3009

For a complete schedule of nature and birding opportunities, books, photography and writing opportunities, call 715-343-6221 or visit: www.prairiechickenfestival.org.

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