Here’s a list of zine and DIY events coming up in the UK. If you’d like to see which ones we’ll be attending or involved with, have a look at our Events and Fairs page.
If you’re hosting or know of an event we should feature here, please contact us and we’ll add it!
Zine Nation also has listings of worldwide zine fests here.
After a year off, Northwest Zinefest is back! This time we're going to be at Partisan Collective, an independent, community led, DIY space on Cheetham Hill Road in Manchester. It's going to be on Sunday May 6th, so get it pencilled in your diaries (or wherever you keep track of your appointments) now. We're planning to have about 40 tables selling ace zines made by ace people. You could even be one of those ace people - applications for stalls…Find out more »
Zinefest South, hosted by Southampton Solent University / BA Hons Magazine Journalism. With Guest ZINES from around the UK. It's a celebration of independent thinking and creativity, hand crafted award winning publications available to read and buy. ALSO : Special guests/artists performing live on both days.Find out more »
Swansea Zine Fest, an event to celebrate fanzines and DIY self-publishing, will be held at Volcano Swansea on Saturday 19th May 2018 from 12pm - 5pm! A zine (pronounced “zeen,” as in “maga-zine”) is a self-published, small circulation, non-commercial booklet or magazine, usually produced by one person or a few individuals. Zines can include personal essays, political discussions, fiction, do-it-yourself tips, articles about music or movies, comics, poetry, reviews – anything under the sun! Zines are personal and idiosyncratic. A…Find out more »
Yorks very first Zine Fest, bringing together paper lovers and celebrating DIY publishing. Saturday 21st July at The Crescent, York - 12-5pm - free entry! Join us for zine stalls, craft workshops, browse through the zine library and enjoy some lovely food and drinks. Application details for stall holders will be announced soon...Find out more »
Swindon will have its first zinefest on the 18th of August this year! Applications are now open for zine makers, illustrators, comic artists & self-publishers to apply for Swindon Zine Fest 2018! It will be held at the Central Community Centre in Swindon on the 18th August from 1pm to 6pm. Priority will be given to women/non-binary/poc applications! We want to make sure we have zines that represent a diverse selection of people & if the table fee is an…Find out more »