The Card of Cankarjev dom
Each November, Cankarjev dom, hosts the most prestigious Slovenian literary event, the Slovenian Book Fair (SBF) which includes a varied and wide book selection, as well as various lectures, consultations, round tables, workshops and presentations.
The Slovenian Book Fair traces back its origins to 1972. Within the 45 years of its rich history, the fair has become the most important and biggest literature event in Slovenia. Since 1993, Cankarjev dom has served as its venue and co-organizer in conjunction with the Chamber of Book Publishing and Selling. The six-day fair features over 120 exhibitors and more than 350 accompanying events, including presentations, talks, book signings, awards, concerts and stage performances. Traditionally well-attended, the fair will not fail to attract a great number of visitors, the expected attendance figures have risen up to 30,000.