The Grand Rapids Zine Fest is an annual zine festival which was first held on August 24th 2013.  This event celebrates self-publishing culture in West Michigan, providing a space for zinesters to share and sell their work.

The next GRZF will take place at 1-6 pm Saturday, August 25th, 2018 at Fountain Street Church. Admission is free!

We’re on facebook , twitter, and tumblr and you can email us at grzinefest@gmail.com if you have any questions.


Main organizer: Sara Chittenden

Organizers: Drew Damron and Austin Knight

Please make some donations


Thanks for the help! Our 2018 sponsors are Lydia VanHoven, Vault of Midnight and Issue Press. 


What is a zine?

Zine World wrote out an awesome introductory guide to zines in this handy pdf!