The Western New York Book Arts Center will host its fourth annual Buffalo BookFest, dedicated to printing and the book arts, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.
It will feature an artist’s market and a complete schedule of indoor and outdoor adult and kid-friendly, hands-on demonstrations of the book, including steamroller printmaking; papermaking; kids printmaking; letterpress printing; bookbinding and origami, bookmaking for kids and adults and printmaking all day.
Musical group Heavy Metal meets Big Wood will perform throughout the day and several Buffalo food trucks will be on hand. Vendors and artists specializing in book arts, printing and hand hewn crafts will offer goods for sale.
arts. The center is at 468 Washington St.; the event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit wnybookarts.org.