Independent Author Exhibitor Registration

This form is for authors who wish to purchase an exhibitor table(s) for the 2020 Festival of Books & Authors, to be held on Saturday, September 26, 2020. 

The Indie Author Tent will be located in the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts parking lot between Spruce and Poplar Streets. It will be in the same area as food trucks, the book signing tent, and the festival bookstore tent. We are unable to accomodate special requests pertaining to booth location. This is for authors who write books for all ages: adult, teen, and children's.

Please note that your Exhibitor status is not confirmed until your payment is received by Bookmarks. Exhibitor tables are first-come, first-served and are available for purchase while supplies last.

As of June 1, prices will increase. 

2020 Pricing: 

  • 1 Table - $150

The price of each author exhibitor table includes:

  • One 8' tables
  • One folding chair

Exhibiting authors must provide their own signage, display materials, table covers, etc. Additional chairs may be brought by the author. 

Multiple Booths
Authors who require more space may purchase two exhibitor booths. If an author purchases two booths, they will be side-by-side.

Electricity & WiFi
Bookmarks is unable to provide electricity and internet access to exhibitors. Please plan accordingly. Generators must be pre-approved by Bookmarks to be used at the festival site.


634 W. Fourth St. #110
Winston-Salem, NC 27101



Click here to view Exhibitor Terms & Conditions

Complete the form below to register as an Exhibitor at the 2020 Festival of Books & Authors. Please direct all exhibitor-related questions to

This is how you will be listed in Festival materials.
Select yes if you are a children's author or an organization/business that serves children and families
Enter the first and last name of the primary contact for your organization or business
Enter a phone number for the primary contact of your organization or business