Upcoming Events

10th Annual Edible Book Festival

Saturday, March 31st • 3-6pm at  WNYBAC
468 Washington Street, in downtown Buffalo

The international Edible Book Festival is a family-friendly event that takes place on or around April Fool’s Day (April 1st) throughout the world. This event invites participants to create edible books that are exhibited, documented, and then consumed. Creations are ranked by local celebrity judges and artist/chefs are awarded with prizes donated from local businesses. All proceeds from ticket sales, entry fees, and basket raffles go towards ongoing programming at the WNY Book Arts Center, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Family Friendly

Prizes • Basket Raffles • Edible Craft
Letterpress Demo • T-shirt printing

& more!


The event will run from 3-6 pm, with judging between 3:30-4pm. Prizes will be awarded and winners will be announced at approximately 4:30pm in the categories of: Best Book, Best Tasting, and Most Creative. New this year is the People’s Favorite Award where you as guests get to vote on your favorite creations!

After all the voting, we eat our words! Everyone is allowed to partake in eating the exhibits after judging.  Children are encouraged to enter, as we have separate categories for kids & adults!

General admission is $5 at the door ($3 for members of WNYBAC). Children under 5 are FREE. Edible Book Chefs receive two free admissions!


Click HERE to submit your Edible Book!








*photo credits The Buffalo News.
NEED INSPIRATION? Check out photos of our 9th Annual Edible Book Festival at Buffalo.com!


Make sure to mark that you’re attending on the Facebook Event Page!


Interested in becoming a sponsor? Please email mel@wnybookarts.org

This event couldn’t be possible without our friends at Yelp Buffalo

Thank you to our Sponsors:


We would like to take this opportunity to thank our funders listed below, for providing support to WNYBAC's ongoing programs taking place throughout Western New York:

NYSCA Erie County M & T Art 4 Moore Zenger Group Evans Bank Evans Bank