Olympia Zine Fest coming in October 2015

Announcing the Olympia Zine Fest

October 23-25 2015 at various locations in downtown Olympia, Washington

The Olympia Zine Fest is a celebration of zines, independent publishing and DIY culture. In the tradition of local community arts festivals like YoYo a GoGo, Ladyfest, Homo a GoGo, and the Olympia Comics Festival, the Olympia Zine Fest encourages people of all ages to participate in three days of zine-related fun, including readings, tabling, trading, and workshops.

Scheduled events:

Friday, October 23

A special kick-off event hosted by the Olympia Timberland Library

313 8th Ave. SE, Olympia, WA 98501

7:30 PM

Saturday, October 24

Tabling at the Olympia Center, where folks can purchase and trade zines

222 Columbia St. NW, Olympia, WA 98501

12 - 5 PM

Sunday, October 25

Workshops at various locations in downtown Olympia

Times TBA

To make the festival possible, the Olympia Zine Fest will be running an Indiegogo fundraising campaign through March 18. The funds raised will be used to rent space for the festival, cover printing costs, and purchase workshop materials.

Learn more how to support the Olympia Zine Fest at:


The Olympia Zine Fest will be free to attend, and tabling space can be purchased by both individuals and organizations interested in selling, trading and promoting zines.  Discounted tables will be available as part of the Indiegogo fundraiser.

For more information, visit olympiazinefest.tumblr.com, facebook.com/olympiazinefest, or email olympiazinefest@gmail.com.