24 – 27 May 2012
Venue: Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel, United Kingdom
First organised in June 2008, CRIMEFEST has become one of the most popular dates in the crime fiction calendar. The annual convention draws top crime novelists, readers, editors, publishers and reviewers from around the world and gives delegates the opportunity to celebrate the genre in an informal atmosphere.
2012 Highlights include:
-Gala Dinner on Saturday, 26th of May
-Interviews with the featured Guest Authors and Toastmaster
-Sounds of Crime Awards
-Last Laugh Award
In addition, there will be author panels, crime writing workshops, a pitch-an-agent strand, etc.
The Full CRIMEFEST Pass is currently £120. (The price will incrementally go up to £140.) This pass includes attendance to all panels, a CRIMEFEST delegate bag with books and a programme.
Friday and Saturday Passes are £65. This includes attendance to the daytime panels and a programme.
Tickets to individual panels and to the Featured Guest Author and Toastmaster interviews are £12.50 each.
Tickets to the Saturday Gala or Sunday Buffet Dinners are £39.95 and £29.95 each.