Our Mission


The San Diego Zine Fest is an annual event, dedicated to the do-it-yourself zine culture in our community. Run by volunteers and supported by two of its founders, the San Diego Zine Fest now host over 100 Zine Makers & over 500 Attendees. Founded in 2013, the San Diego Zine Fest is a Free, All Ages, Daylong event with zines presented by over 100 regional and international independent publishers. During the fest we host zine related panel discussions and workshops open to all ages. Joined by local food vendors and musicians, in celebration of the do-it-yourself ethos.


2015 SD Zine Fest Video By Books + Rec



The SD Zine Library is a constantly expanding Pop-Up traveling zine library with over 100s of local and international zines. 

Zine contributions are always appreciated. If you would like to donate to the zine library, please email us at sdzinefest@gmail.com for an address or stop by any of our events.

Thank you to everyone who has contributed and helped us to build this collection. We enjoy sharing your work with everyone. 

-San Diego Zine Fest