When is BCZF?

Saturday 6th October 2018

Where is BCZF?

The Station, Silver St, Bristol

When can I apply to BCZF?

Applications open at 9am on 31st March 2018 and will close at midnight on 31st May 2018 (GMT)

How much does a pitch cost?

£20 for a half table; £40 for a full table. Full tables are reserved for small press publishers & large collectives.

What are the table dimensions?

A full table is roughly 6ft x 2ft

Can we apply as a group?

Yes. We welcome applications from collectives and from people who would like to share a pitch. Each half table is provided with one chair, meaning collectives must work in shifts in order to allow space for all the exhibitors.

Where do I send my exhibitor logo?

Please send your 5x5cm jpg to

I am applying with a friend but we are not a collective, should we send two logos with our application?

Yes, please send both of your logos with your application for our exhibitor list.

Does it matter what my zines are about?

We aim to have a broad range of publications at BCZF: perzines; adventure comics; photography; poetry; politics; mental health; music…the list goes on. However, if we see that your publications are discriminatory – racist, misogynistic, or inciting hatred, we will reject your application on that basis.

How accessible is the venue?

You can find out about accessing BCZF at The Station on our accessibility page

Do you provide refreshments?

The Station Kitchen will be open all day, providing a range of hot and cold food and drink. More information may be found on their website

How can I support BCZF?

Volunteer: BCZF is organised and run by a team of volunteers and an army of helpers on the day. If you would like to get involved, please use the contact form below.

Spread the word: Share the event with your friends and family, share the poster on your Instagram, invite your co-workers and your crush!

Cold hard cash: We work hard to keep our table prices low and entry un-ticketed. If you want to help support BCZF financially then please consider making a donation, attending one of our fundraisers, or supporting us as a Sponsor:

Can I bring my children?

BCZF is an all ages event – everyone is welcome! That said, not all content will be suitable for younger readers and the event can become very crowded so please keep an eye on young children.

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