2019 Milwaukee Zine fest schedule of events

This year’s fest involves a kick-off event, an after-event, and special activities throughout the day. All for free.

For location details and directions, head back to the MZF home page and scroll down.

Kick-off: Friday, April 5th


Bending the Archive:
Zines, Preservation,
& the Digital Humanities
Join us for this free panel discussion with special guest Jenna Freedman from Barnard College’s Zine Library!
4:00 to 6:00pm // C21 at UWM
(All the details here)


Milwaukee Zine Fest: Saturday April 6th

10:30am to 4:30pm

- Vendor tables open for browsing!
- MPL zine archive on display
- Print your own letterpress poster
- DIY zine making table
- Typewriter fun

Noon to 1pm: Zine Workshop #1

Join us in the Rare Books Room for a hands on zine-binding workshop. Free, but space is limited!

1pm to 2pm: Zine Workshop #2

A second chance to learn to bind to zines!

MZF After-event and unofficial meet up

5pm to 8pm:
Meet up with your new zine friends at Facilitating Situations for a casual showcase featuring even more artists. Coffee provided by MZF Sponsor, Fuel Cafe.

*details to be announced as a Facebook event shortly!

All evening:
After you pop by Facilitating Situations, head down the block to Fuel Cafe’s Walker’s Point location to mix and mingle with other zinesters, vendors, and MZF guests.

*note that this is not an official “event” just our suggested spot to gather for post-fest chatting, drinks and noshes.