The 2018 Tucson Festival of Books


The Tucson Festival of Books: an event where literary enthusiasts share their passion for books and writing—and a great place to display your book or hold a book signing session. Find out why you should join this event and how by checking out the infographic below. You may also read the transcript below it.

Promote Your Book at Arizona's Grandest Literary Event —
The Tucson Festival of Books


When: March 10-11, 2018 (9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)

Where: University of Arizona Campus, Tucson, Arizona


Held at the onset of spring, the Tucson Festival of Books brings the city and the written word to life in a two-day literary festival that’s attended by the thousands. Here are a few numbers to demonstrate just how successful this book event has become:

  • 135,000 people attended the 2017 edition of the festival.
  • $1,650,000 was raised since 2009 for its advocacy of improving literacy in the community.

What’s in store for you at this event?


The event offers self-published authors like you the opportunity to promote your book to thousands of attendees. With all the readers, authors, publishers, and booksellers at this event, it's the perfect place to maximize your book's exposure.


  • A variety of readers and booklovers. Readers from all ages and backgrounds gather at this event to share their passion for books. This can be your chance to reach out to them.
  • An opportunity to generate interest in your work. At literary events like this, you’ll find booklovers looking for their next great read. And those interested can easily find and browse through your work.

How do I book a spot?


Whether you simply want display space for your book or hold your very own book signing session at the Tucson Festival of Books, we can help. Take your pick from these two packages and join this book event where words and imagination come to life:


  • Book Gallery

    Your book will be displayed in our on-site book gallery and featured in our full-color book catalog, which we will give away to interested attendees during the event. Learn more >

  • Book Signing

    Not only will your book be displayed in our on-site gallery, you also get the chance to connect with readers through a professionally staffed, one-hour book signing session. Learn more >


The deadline to purchase your chosen package is January 31, 2018. There are only limited spots available, so don't wait until the last minute. Call your Marketing Consultant to reserve your spot today.