Celebrating Delaware and Delaware-area self-published and independently published authors, fine artists and artisans.

This event is FREE to the public.

Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017

Time: 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Place: Hockessin Community Recreation Center/PAL, 7259 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707

Guests and exhibitors are invited and encouraged to attend dressed as their favorite literary character!

On-line registration for exhibitors: Click here to register. The fee for exhibitors is $55 for one 6 foot table.

Facebook: Hockessin Art & Book Fair

Twitter: #HockessinABF

Questions: hockessinartandbookfair@gmail.com

Honorary Author Chair: Sharon Huss Roat (YA author). Click here to find out more about Sharon.

Honorary Artist Chair: Lee Zimmerman, the Puppet Guy. Click here find out more about Lee.

Update: The Hockessin Art & Book Fair Official Event Page is now live on Facebook. Click here.

Update: New this year, the Fair will take place in the same location, but we will be in a new room, the gymnasium. The gymnasium is a much larger space. We will be able to accommodate more authors and artists and everyone will have more room.

Update: Internet celebrity Kenny Biddle from Geeks and Ghosts will be back again this year interviewing authors and artists for his YouTube show.

Update: New this year, readings and performances by local writers and artists:

Phillip Bannowsky

Barbara Norton

Ramona DeFelice Long

John Micklos

George Mosley

Nancy Sakadusky

David Shoemaker

The Hockessin Art & Book Fair is a collaboration between the New Castle County Art Studio, Hockessin Library, Hockessin Community Recreation Center, the Hockessin Bookshelf, the Written Remains Writers Guild, and the All-Out Monster Revolt.

The Written Remains Writers Guild at the Hockessin Art & Book Fair

Stop by the Written Remains Writers Guild table. We’d love to tell you about our activities, opportunities, and our latest anthology project A Plague of Shadows.

JM Reinbold will be launching her book Missing and her DCI Rylan Crowe English Village mystery series.

Justynn Tyme and the All-Out Monster Revolt will be debuting new giant monster art.

J. Greg Smith will be there with his Paul Chan mystery series and other thrillers.