The eleventh edition of the Bookfest International Book Fair will take place between 1-5 June, inside the C1, C2, C4 and C5 Pavillions at Romexpo, the guest of honor of this edition being Israel.
Bookfest is the most important book fair in Romania and the only event of the publishing industry that managed to gain international status. Last year, 95,000 people visited Bookfest International Book fair (20 – 24 May 2015), taking part in over 300 events. This year over 200 participating publishers will bring forth nearly 1.000.000 volumes, of which several thousand new titles and over 300 interactive events, bringing together readers, writers, artists and cultural figures. Visitors will enjoy discounts up to 80% from publishers’ stands.
Access to Bookfest and to all related events will be free of charge and visitors may take part in the over 300 events ranging from book launches, debates and film screenings to seminars and interactive events.
The visiting program will be: Wednesday, June 1st – 10: 00-20:00; Thursday, June 2 – 10:00 – 20:00; Friday, June 3 – 10:00-21:00; Saturday, June 4 – 10:00-21:00; Sunday, June 5 – 10:00 – 20:00.
The Bookfest International Book Fair is organized by the Romanian Publishers’ Association, under the aegis of the Romanian Publishers’ Federatio, with support from the Ministry of Culture. Bookfest 2016 will take place for the first time under the High Patronage of the President of Romania.