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Great American Book Festival

Status: Updated 3/13/2020

locator Various locations Downtown Rapid City, South Dakota
Rapid City, SD 57701

June 11 - 12, 2021
Great American Book Festival
The board and staff of Great American Book Festival have regrettably elected to cancel GABfest 2020. A number of factors have played into this determination, notwithstanding, COVID19, which may cause travel to be challenging or impossible for authors and attendees. We appreciate your patience and understanding. Please be watching for updates on GABfest 2021
  • Admission: none
  • Days/­Hours Open: Fri 8am‑10:30pm, Sat 8am‑5pm
  • Address: Go Pro to view
  • Entertainment: 1 stage - International. Music: SP CH CL ??
  • Other Activities: kids' activities, book signings, author readings, lit walk, conference, pitch sessions
  • Attendance: 3,500
    # Food Booths: local
    Food Fee: Go Pro to view
  • # of Exhi­bitors: 30
    Juried: no
    Prize Money: na
    Exhib. Fee: Go Pro to view
  • Deadlines: Art & Craft: until full
    Music: until full
    Food: until full 
  • Promoter: Great American Book Festival This is a VIP Promoter!
  • Show Dir.: Dianna Fuchs
    Show Dir. Ph.: Go Pro to view
  • Email / contact: Go Pro to view
    Web: Go Pro to view

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