twin cities book festival

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The 19th Annual Twin Cities Book Festival
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Minnesota State Fairgrounds
10:00am-5:00pm • FREE Admission

Rain Taxi’s TWIN CITIES BOOK FESTIVAL is not only the largest, most adventurous literary event in the Upper Midwest; it is THE annual get together for devoted book lovers from the Twin Cities and beyond! An all-day extravaganza, the TCBF features around 150 exhibitors, dozens of presenting authors from near and far, special children’s programming, and endless curiosities for all ages, all in a massive celebration of our vibrant Minnesota literary culture.

Rain Taxi's activities are made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.




Help Rain Taxi Drive the Festival!

Joining Rain Taxi as a festival sponsor or partner is the perfect opportunity for your organization to celebrate and support Minnesota’s strong literary culture (and an excellent way to reach 5000 + of the most literate people in one place)!


Contact us to learn how to help drive the Twin Cities Book Festival



Previous Festivals

See here to revisit highlights from our past 18 years!