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October 17, 2020

We are pleased to announce that Rain Taxi's 20th Annual Twin Cities Book Festival will take place at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 17, 2020 — mark your calendars and plan to join us for an action-packed day of bookish fun.


Over 19 Years of Celebrating Books & Book People

Rain Taxi’s Twin Cities Book Festival is the annual gathering for readers, writers, publishers, and purveyors of all things literary. The one-day TCBF features dozens of presenting authors, special children’s programs, and nearly 150 exhibitors featuring new and rare books, quirky literary curiosities, and more.

Festival Events

Plan your day at the Festival and see what's happening all day: author activities, readings, talks, signings. Fun for all ages!

Exhibit at the Festival

We welcome exhibitors at TCBF, including publishers, authors, magazines, arts organizations, libraries, and many more!

Sponsor The Festival

The Twin Cities Book Festival is the state’s largest free gathering of readers in one location, and one of the region’s premier annual arts events.

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