Booksale & Festival of Reading!
The annual Booksale and Festival of Reading is held each year in the spring at the NC State Fairgrounds, Jim Graham Building
Our 2013 event was one of our most successful sales to date drawing over 13,500 visitors over four days and offering over 400,000 books at discount prices. Family Day featured entertainment and activities for kids of all ages and was the busiest day of the sale with over 4,500 visitors.
May 9-12, 2013 Highlights
Revenue: $130,000 from the actual event and $30,000 collected from vendors throughout the year
Most popular sales: science fiction, textbooks, children’s materials, cookbooks, crafts/ hobbies, audio books, large print and African-American
Inventory: 405,000 books
Volunteers: over 300 volunteers
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