2019 YoungTales Story Competition

Arts & CultureStorytelling

Kids & FamilyClubs, Performance

Family Event

  • When: Saturday, Mar. 16, 2019, 2:00 PM -
    Saturday, Mar. 16, 2019, 4:00 PM

  • Where: Rome City Auditorium

  • Location: 601 Broad Street
    Rome, GA 30161

  • Price: TBA

  • Host: Ridge & Valley Storytelling Guild

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The Fifth Annual Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival will be bigger than ever! Friday evening: Bil Lepp and Andy Offutt Irwin will knock your socks as they have audiences all over the nation including those of the National Storytelling Festival, Timpanogos Festival, Public Radio, and many others. Saturday 9-11:30 am: Storytelling Workshop -- Learn the tricks of the trade from two of the best. Saturday 2 pm: Fifth Annual YoungTales Story Competition -- About a dozen young people aged 8-17 will compete for cash prizes with 3-8 minute stories of any genre. Many will come from the 14 Debby Brown YoungTales Storytelling Clubs in area schools. Saturday 4:30 pm: 242nd Annual Big Fibbers Contest --- a dozen adult tellers from several states compete Saturday 8 pm: Bil Lepp and Andy Offutt Irwin Sunday (TBA)


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