Show Kick off Mix & Mingle


Wednesday, October 4 \ 6:00-8:00PM

Take the short walk across the street and around the corner, and meet us at Station 26 Brewing Company in the old firehouse for a beer (or soda) with your fellow atendees. The first drink is on us, with thanks to our sponsor Shelf Awareness. Wear your company/store swag or MPIBA shirts and join your colleagues for introductions and conversation.

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Exhibit Hall Opening Reception


Thursday, October 5 \ 4:30-6:30PM

Enjoy light refreshments (with a cash bar) while getting a first look at all the Exhibit Hall has to offer. Visit with authors doing in-booth signings, and get a head start on collecting “Exhibit Hall Master” raffle tickets by engaging with exhibitors!

Exhibit Hall Prize Drawing


Friday, October 6 \ 3:30PM

Be sure to place an order or engage substantially at every booth to receive a raffle ticket for our $100 Exhibit Hall Master gift cards drawing (three chances to win)!

Binc Head or Tails Game


Friday, October 6 \ 3:45-4:00PM

Purchase your colorful bandanas (one chance for $20, two chances for $35) then play the game for a chance to win a $250 gift card! 

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Literary Trivia Challenge


Friday, October 6 \ 5:45-6:45PM

Join us in the Aspen room where trivia teams will be randomly assigned for this annual battle of the brains. Our trivia master Eric has come up with some diabolical literary questions, so bragging rights go to the top team! 

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Last Bookseller Standing


Saturday, October 7 \ 2:00pm

Stay to the end and make the most of your time at FallCon! Every bookseller attending the ABA Education Lunch today will recieve one raffle ticket for our Last Booksellers Standing Raffle. We’ll be giving away all of the books from the Holiday Gift Guide Catalog display; the winner must be present to win!