The International Vilnius Book Fair is the main annual meeting place of publishers, authors and readers, it is a well-known cultural activity in Lithuania, important event for both, book-lovers and the trade. The Vilnius Book Fair is mainly devoted to the reader, this gives a chance to Lithuanian and foreign authors to meet their audience live.
Exhibitors of the Fair are represented by publishers, booksellers, joint stands of foreign countries, scientific institutes, publishing centres of universities, public institutions, cultural centres, press and media, museums and galleries, etc.
The distinctive feature of the Vilnius Book Fair is the abundance of cultural events, especially meetings with the well known Lithuanian and foreign writers. Cultural programme attracts thousand of book-lovers from Lithuania and neighbouring countries.
Every year the Vilnius Book Fair highlights one concrete topic. This time its focus will become the literature for teenagers. What books do they read? What are the topical problems they are looking for in literature? What forms and ways of reading are attractive for them? All these and more questions will be highlighted in the discussion and seminar programme of the Book Fair.
WELCOME to the VILNIUS BOOK FAIR
VILNIUS BOOK FAIR IS :
the biggest and the most important book fair in the Baltic countries
one of the main cultural events in Lithuania
extensive and outstanding programme of events
meetings with well-known Lithuanian and foreign authors
60 000 visitors and hundreds of exhibitors from various countries
international participation and countries‘ representations
new names, new books and novelties of publishing market
Some figures from Vilnius Book Fair 2012
Number of visits – 60.200
Number of exhibitors – 250 from 9 countries
Exhibition area – 7.179 sq.m.
Total area of the Vilnius Book Fair – 11.780 sq.m.
Total number of events – 380
Art exhibitions - 12
Number of foreign guests – 28 from 14 countries
In EPUS you can fill in and submit the request forms for participating in the expositions organized by JSC "Lithuanian exposition and congress centre LITEXPO".