Become a Friend of Miami Book Fair 2022

MDC Student Membership


MDC students receive free access to the Fair in person and online.

Join a community of readers and thinkers. Become a Friend of the Fair today to receive access to exclusive programming and networking opportunities, year-round.

Enjoy in-person* and virtual benefits, including:
  • One membership badge that identifies you as a Friend during in-person Book Fair events
  • Free admission to the Weekend Street Fair + one guest (must show a valid MDC ID)  
  • Free access to Miami Book Fair events and parties 
  • Limited edition MBF poster and exclusive MBF Tote Bag (First 500 Friends)
  • Friends of the Fair Newsletter
  • One free book of your choice from the list of presenting authors at that year’s Book Fair
  • 10% off book purchases year-round at Books and Books with MDC ID and Book Fair Membership Badge
  • Free access to all online ticketed author events (books not included) with free ticket registration. 
  • Free access to select in-person ticketed events (books not included.)
  • Free access to select “meet & greets” with authors.
  • First consideration for MDC student scholarship for creative writing workshops offered by Miami Book Fair (MDC scholarship recipient priority.)

* Some benefits will be dependent upon the evolving situation with COVID-19 and ensuring the safety of our attendees.

Questions? Need More Information?

Please contact Friend Liaisons Annalisa Damley and Lisa Better at 305-237-7837 or (786-208-5402, cell) 

For technical support, please contact SquadUP at 800-210-0689 (M-F, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET) or