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Online ticket sales for private visitors begin 10 April

Frankfurt, 10 April 2017 – Give literature lovers a beautiful Easter gift: Private visitor tickets to the Frankfurter Buchmesse are available beginning 10 April 2017. These tickets are valid for the weekend of the book fair (14 and 15 October 2017). Buy now and spare yourself and your loved ones long queues in October. Attending the book fair on the weekend is worth it: Many international authors take advantage of the weekend to present themselves and their work to fans and readers. In the Lesezelt (Reading Tent) and on the stages of the Agora, literature is showcased on a grand scale. One of the highlights on the Sunday of the fair is the 11th Deutsche Cosplay Meisterschaft (German Cosplay Championship) in the Harmonie Hall. Books can also be purchased everywhere on the Sunday of the fair.

One-day tickets, weekend tickets, group tickets and family tickets for private visitors are available for sale here now:

About the Frankfurter Buchmesse
The Frankfurter Buchmesse is the international publishing industry’s biggest trade fair – with over 7,150 exhibitors from more than 100 countries, around 278,000 visitors, over 4,000 events and approximately 10,000 accredited journalists and bloggers - in attendance. It also gathers key players from other media, including the film and games industries. Since 1976, the Frankfurter Buchmesse has featured an annual Guest of Honour country, which showcases its book market, literature and culture to attendees in a variety of ways. The Frankfurter Buchmesse organises the participation of German publishers at around 20 international book fairs and hosts trade events throughout the year in major international markets. With its Business Club, the Frankfurter Buchmesse offers essential services and an ideal setting for the activities of publishers, entrepreneurs, pioneers, experts and visionaries. The Frankfurter Buchmesse is a subsidiary of the German Publishers & Booksellers Association.

Contact for the media:
Press & Corporate Communications, Frankfurter Buchmesse
Katja Böhne, Vice President Marketing & Communications, tel.: +49 (0) 69 2102-138,
Kathrin Grün, Head of PR and Communications, tel.: +49 (0) 69 2102-170,
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