Interested in having a booth at BookFest St. Louis? We have opportunities for businesses and nonprofit organizations to promote their business or organization, provide demonstrations, offer an engaging activity or sell wares within the festival zone.

Businesses and organizations interested in participating in BookFest St. Louis must submit an application to the CWE North Business Community Improvement District for review, which will be reviewed to ensure that the vendor/exhibitor is appropriate for BookFest St. Louis. Please note that the presenting sponsor will have the exclusive right to sell books written by featured BookFest St. Louis authors.

Booth Fees

  • For-profit business selling products
    • 10×10′ booth — $250
  • Not-for-profit organization providing an educational demonstration or activity to engage festival attendees or promote organization
    • 10×10′ booth — $150

Booths include 10×10’ tent, 8’ table and two chairs. 

Educational Activity Providers

We are looking for content-rich activities to inform, entertain and inspire festival attendees; exhibits or activities of substance that go beyond your agency/organization; programming that will actively engage, rather than passively inform; and, with a focus on literary arts.

Interested applicants must submit a short description of the proposed activity with learning objectives.

Submit an application.Download a PDF version of the BookFest St. Louis vendor packet.

For more information about booth opportunities or to submit an application, contact Kate Haher at [email protected]. All applications will be reviewed by the event producers and applicants will be notified no later than Aug. 30, 2019.