Exhibitor Statistics

The Exhibit Hall at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center is a 24,700-square foot climate controlled venue with space for 140 exhibitor booths.

Each presenting author conducts a one-hour book signing after his or her presentation at a designated spot in the Exhibit Hall.

Our exit surveys indicate that out of the 6,000-person crowd attending the festival annually, 72% of attendees purchase books from exhibitors while at the festival.