BookCon online Ticket sales are sold out

A very limited quantity of Tickets will be sold onsite at BookCon, while supplies last.


Taking place in the publishing and cultural capital of the world, BookCon is the event where storytelling and pop culture collide. BookCon is an immersive experience that features interactive, forward thinking content such as:

  • Panels and Q+A’s with the hottest authors, celebrities and content creators
  • A Show Floor with the most influential publishers in the world
  • Autographing sessions
  • Literary quiz shows

BookCon is the ultimate celebration of books, where your favorite stories come to life.

Online Tickets Are Sold Out

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Who Needs A Ticket

Kids 5 and under will be admitted for free to BookCon and no ticket is required. Kids 6-12 must purchase a Kid Ticket to attend BookCon. Please be prepared to show proof of age onsite.

Kid Tickets

Kids 6-12 must purchase a Kid Ticket to attend BookCon. Please be prepared to show proof of age onsite.

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BookCon Kickoff Featuring "This Is Where I Leave You" Panel & Sneak Peek and Exclusive Happy Hour

Friday, May 30 | 4:00PM

BookCon will kickoff with a special panel and sneak peek of the upcoming film adaptation of Jonathan Tropper’s best-selling book “This Is Where I Leave You.” The panel discussion will feature stars of the film Tina Fey and Jason Bateman, along with director Shawn Levy and author Jonathan Tropper. It will be followed by an exclusive Happy Hour to celebrate the debut of BookCon, giving fans the ultimate interactive experience.

A limited number of tickets for the BookCon kickoff event will be available for all those who purchase BookCon and BEA tickets for an additional $10. You must have a valid ticket for BookCon or BEA as well as purchase a ticket to the BookCon Kickoff for access to the panel and sneak peek event. VIP Tickets are also available that include special artwork, a signed copy of “This Is Where I Leave You”, First Access to seating, access to BookCon on Saturday, and more.

All Tickets must be picked up onsite at BookCon. Please bring your confirmation email with you to pick up your tickets.

Your BookCon Ticket does not provide access to the Show Floor of BookExpo America (BEA) or the uPublishU conference, which are trade only events. However the BookCon Show Floor has been configured to bring the best of BEA to you in a Fan friendly environment. All the Publishers, Autographing sessions and Stage Events you want will be in one convenient place. If you have a BEA Badge you do have access to the BookCon Show Floor and BookCon Panels.

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