Zine Fest Directory

Zine Festivals are one of the best ways for zine makers and distros to reach their audience. There are many each year all over the world. Though the list below is as comprehensive as possible, we are always updating the directory. If you would like us to add a festival to the list, please give us a contact us.

 

> JANUARY

  • Brown Paper Zine & Small Press Fair / New York City, New York
  • Zinphony / Takasaki (Japan)

> MARCH

> APRIL

> MAY

  • L.A. Zine Fest / Los Angeles, California / May 27
  • CHATT Zine Fest / Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • DIY Cultures Fair / London (UK)
  • Gulf Coast Indie Book Fair / Houston, Texas
  • MCA Zine Fair / Sydney (Australia)
  • Miami Zine Fair / Miami, Florida
  • NYC Anarchist Book Fair / New York City, New York
  • Other Worlds Zine Fair / Sydney (Australia)

> JUNE

  • Scranton Zine Fest / Scranton, Pennsylvania / June 1-2
  • Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE) / Chicago, Illinois / June 2 – 3
  • 8ball Zine Fair / New York City, New York
  • BABZ (Bushwick Art Book & Zine) Fair / New York City, New York
  • Bay Area Queer Zine Fest / Oakland, California
  • Cebu Zine Fest / Cebu (Philippines)
  • Charleston Zine Fest / Charleston, South Carolina
  • Denver Zine Fest / Denver, Colorado
  • Detroit Comix Party / Detroit, Michigan
  • Lone Star Zine Fest / Austin, Texas
  • Perlis Zine Fest / Malaysia
  • Olympia Comics Festival / Olympia, Washington
  • Open Eye Gallery Zine & Photobook Fair / Liverpool (UK)
  • Queer/Trans Zinefest / Providence, Rhode Island
  • Toronto Art Book Fair / Toronto (Canada)
  • Zine & Self-Published Photo Book Fair / New York City, New York

> JULY

  • Auckland Zine Fest / Auckland (New Zealand)
  • D.C. Zine Fest / Washington, D.C.
  • Memphis Zine Fest / Memphis, Tennessee
  • Portland Zine Symposium / Portland, Oregon
  • Small Press Day / Dublin (Ireland)
  • South London Comic & Zine Fair / London (UK)
  • Tijuana Zine Fest / Tijuana (México)
  • Wellington Zine Fest / Wellington (Australia)
  • Zinefest #5 / Bordeaux (France)
  • Zine Fronteras / Tijuana (México)
  • Weirdo Zine Fest / London (UK)

> AUGUST

  • KC Zine Con / Kansas City, Missouri
  • Long Beach Zine Fest / Long Beach, California
  • OC Zine Fest / Anaheim, California
  • Queer Between The Covers / Montréal (Canada)
  • Small Press Expo (SPE@K) / Kankakee, Illinois
  • Tauranga Zine Fest / (New Zealand)
  • Zine Dream / Toronto (Canada)
  • Zine & Indie Comic Symposium / Brisbane (Australia)

> SEPTEMBER

  • Atlanta Zine Fest
  • Baltimore DIY Fest / Baltimore, Maryland
  • Bay Area Anarchist Book Fair / Oakland, California
  • Kiosk Fest / San Francisco, California
  • Leeds Zine Fair / Leeds (UK)
  • Norfolk Zine Fest / Norfolk, Virginia
  • Paper Jazz Small Press Fair / New York City, New York
  • Pittsburgh Zine Fair / Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • San Francisco Zine Fest / San Francisco, California
  • Small Press Expo / North Bethesda, Maryland
  • STAPLE! / Austin, Texas
  • Twin Cities Zine Fest / Minneapolis, Minnesota

> OCTOBER

  • Alt Press Fest / Salt Lake City, Utah / October 1
  • ABQ Zine Fest / Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Alternative Press Expo / San Jose, California
  • Betty Zine Fest / Newark, New Jersey
  • Bristol Comic & Zine Fair / Bristol (UK)
  • CANZINE / Calgary, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg (Canada)
  • CPH Zine Fest / Copenhagen (Denmark)
  • Manchester Print Fair / Manchester (UK)
  • New York Queer Zine Fair / NYC, New York
  • Olympia Zine Fest / Olympia, Washington
  • PHX Zine Fest / Phoenix, Arizona
  • Rebel Rebel Salon Fanzine / Marseilles (France)
  • Spokane Zine Fest / Spokane, Washington
  • San Anto Zine Fest / San Antonio, Texas
  • San Diego Zine Fest / San Diego, California
  • St. Louis Small Press Expo / St. Louis, Missouri
  • Toronto Queer Zine Fair / Toronto (Canada)
  • Zine Day Osaka / Osaka (Japan)

> NOVEMBER

  • Short Run Comix & Zine Festival / Seattle, Washington / November 3
  • Philly Zine Fest / Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / November 11
  • Chicago Art Book Fair / Chicago, Illinois
  • Dunedin Zine Fest / Dunedin (New Zealand)
  • EXPOZINE / Montréal (Canada)
  • FLIA BCN / Barcelona (Spain)
  • Grafixx Zine Fest / Antwerp (Belgium)
  • NOCAZ (New Orleans Comics & Zine Fest) / New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Notts Zine Fest / Nottingham (UK)
  • Press Fest ATX / Austin, TX
  • Rrrréplica / Mexico City (México)
  • Tokyo Art Book Fair / Tokyo (Japan)
  • Zine Camp / Rotterdam (Netherlands)
  • Zine Fest Berlin / Berlin (Germany)
  • Zine Fest Houston / Houston, Texas
  • Zine Fest PT / Porto (Portugal)
  • Zine Machine Festival / Durham, North Carolina

> DECEMBER

  • BLTX: Iloilo Zine Fest / Iloilo City (Philippines)
  • EBABZ (East Bay Alternative Book & Zine Fest) / Oakland, California
  • GRRRL Zine Fair / London (UK)
  • KLZF (Kuala Lumpur Zine Fest) / Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
  • New Orleans Book Fair / New Orleans, Louisiana