Be a Bookfest Exhibitor or Sponsor


Wide Community Attendance

This first-time event will draw from our community of 165,000 members, as well as leverage our strong industry-wide partnerships for additional outreach. Our Exhibitor and Sponsorship packages will include web advertising, extensive social and targeted email marketing campaigns to bring you an audience of decisions-makers that will enable business growth.

Attendees will enjoy:


▪Top-of-mind content brought together by their trusted source of information and neutral, third party resource.

▪Access to extensive user training with Edelweiss University.

▪Event content targeted to our genre communities, providing an excellent opportunity to promote titles to specific groups.

▪Emphasis on diversity, equity, and inclusion in the book
and tech industries.

▪Content generated by the Edelweiss community.

▪A guaranteed outstanding experience featuring top-of-mind insights from discovery to growth to inclusivity.

In our prospectus you'll notice our International Pavilion. With a booth in this area, you will gain access to Edelweiss’ 165,000 users including industry professionals such a reviewers, bloggers, readers, and book lovers that don’t rely on a geographic location. Unlike, any other offering at Edelweiss Bookfest, this invitation comes at a deeply discounted rate.

“Looking at Edelweiss'
46% growth in digital review copy downloads in 2020 alone (740,000!), we know that our customers consider Edelweiss a leading resource for their business. Bookfest is poised to become another tool that the industry relies upon for business success.”

― John Rubin, CEO of Edelweiss
by Above the Treeline


"You're the perfect organization to take this on, provide stability and continuity, and bring innovation and improvements."

- Donna Paz Kaufman
Paz and Associates

ABA is looking forward to featuring the Indies Introduce Adult fall authors and bookseller panelists at Bookfest. The timing is perfect."

- Joy Dallanegra-Sanger
American Booksellers Assn.

In this unusual year of not being able to meet in person, we are so happy to have a virtual venue to continue our mission of book discovery and readers' advisory programming. LibraryReads is thrilled to be part of the Edelweiss BookFest and we're looking forward to bringing the programming that we are well known for, including multi-publisher Book Buzzes and Author Panels, to our library community.

- Rebecca Vnuk
Executive Director