The 6th Annual Fredericksburg Independent Book Festival Author Registration

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The 6th Annual Fredericksburg Independent Book Festival Author Registration

The Fredericksburg Independent Book Festival is one of Virginia’s premier book festivals for independently published authors.

By The Fredericksburg Book Festival

When and where

Date and time

Saturday, June 17 · 10am - 4pm EDT


Riverfront Park Sophia Street Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event
Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

About this event

  • 6 hours
  • Mobile eTicket


The Fredericksburg Independent Book Festival is a one-day outdoor event held in beautiful Fredericksburg, VA. Featuring  indie authors writing in a variety of genres, food and drinks, the event attracts  2,000 book lovers and fans every year. 

Saturday, JUNE 17

10am to 4pm


EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION: February 1, 2023 to March 1, 2023 

Single Exhibitor—$125; Multi-exhibitor—$150; Publishers/Writers Groups—$350.

REGULAR REGISTRATION: March 2, 2023 to April 1, 2023

Single Exhibitor—$150; Multi-exhibitor—$175; Publishers/Writers Groups—$375.

LATE REGISTRATION: April 2, 2023 to June 17, 2023

Single Exhibitor—$175; Multi-exhibitor—$200; Publishers/Writers Groups—$400.

Frequently asked questions

Why is the festival in June this year?
Where is the festival being held?
What are the hours?
What exactly will I be provided?
How many people can share a space?
Can I pick who I share the 10x10 space with?
Why are you limiting the number of people who can share a space?
I have to cancel. Can I get a refund?
Should I bring anything else?
Can I bring a canopy that is larger than 10x10?
I don’t have a business license. Can I still exhibit?
What can I sell?
I have bootleg comics, books, DVDs, etc . . . Can I sell them?
What about adult materials?
Someone is selling a book that I find offensive. Will you tell them to stop selling it?
Can I bring food or beverages into the park?
I don’t like where my table is. Can I move?
But that table is empty. Can we move there?
Do you supply wifi?
How many books do you recommend that I bring to sell?
But what if I don’t sell enough copies of my book or enough of my materials to cover the cost of the
I’m worried that it might rain and my books/materials will get wet. What should I do?

About the organizer

$150 – $375