Events at the Frankfurter Buchmesse

New functions make it even easier to enter or search for events:

  • Single sign on: Log in to My Book Fair – or register there for the first time.
  • Optimised search functions: As soon as your event is activated, it can be found using the search function. Look for specific events by narrowing your search down by location, time frame, etc.
  • Language: Find events in all languages using the English and German query forms.
  • For planning your appointments: Import the events you’ve selected directly into your calendar – or receive a PDF reminder list by e-mail.
  • Duplicate: this function makes it easier for you to enter several similar events.

Information for Exhibitors

Free listing in the Calendar of Events! As of now, you can enter your event in the Frankfurt Book Fair’s Calendar of Events free of charge. You will receive your calendar login data in a separate e-mail.

Here’s how it works:

  • Please enter the title, summary and description of your event in the online Calendar of Events. The number of characters is automatically counted:
  1. The title of the event may not exceed 100 characters (including spaces)
  2. The summary may not exceed 100 characters (including spaces)
  3. The description may not exceed 800 characters (including spaces)
  • Please enter all of your events in the online calendar. There will be no print edition this year.
  • You can update your events subsequently at any time.
  • The online Calendar of Events is also part of the Frankfurt Book Fair app.
  • Entry is possible as of now.

Information for trade and private visitors

From readings and book presentations to panel discussions and beyond: Our practical calendar of events helps you with your fair preparations. You can save your search results as pdf, print it or use it on your mobile devices.

Please note:
The search in the Calendar of Events will be possible as of August.

Register your events now for free

or search the Calendar:

Book a special venue or conference room at the fair

Bookings must be made in advance for all events at our Hot Spots, in the "Lesezelt" (Reading Tent) and on the Open Stage, forums and conference rooms of Messe Frankfurt. Please make your reservation before you register your events in the Calendar of Events.

Entering an event in the calendar is not equivalent to booking a venue!

Hosting an event at your stand

A small platform with a big effect. Stabd evebts are a perfect platform for presenting your products. With creative and pleasant events, you also attract journalists to your stand.
Instructions on hosting a stand party

Success with social media

Promote your business with social media. And don't forget to advertise your event on various social media channels.
How to do social media - a guide 2017