2019 Festival Week Schedule

Festival Events
Rome City Auditorium 
601 Broad Street, Rome, GA 30161

Friday, March 15

8 p.m. Opening Night with Andy & Bil

Saturday, March 16

9-11:30 a.m. Andy & Bil’s Workshop: The methods behind the madness! For storytellers, teachers, pastors, and all lovers of stories!

2 p.m. Debby Brown YoungTales Storytelling Competition: Selected students who participated in our YoungTales clubs show their stuff and compete for best teller.

5 p.m. 243rd* Big Fibbers Contest Tall tales from a dozen prevaricating provocateurs! Who will win the Whopper Hat and CASH PRIZES this year?

8 p.m. Andy & Bil’s Saturday Night! featuring the latest tales from these two national storytelling treasures.

Sunday, March 17
(Sunday events will be at Trinity-On-5th, 416 N 5th Ave)

8:30 a.m. Sacred Tellings I Stories of the heart by Andy & Bil

11 a.m. Sacred Tellings II Final stories from Bil & Andy.

* It’s really the 10th contest, but exaggeration is what it’s all about! Tall tales have been around since at least 1776 !

School Events

Monday through Friday, Mar. 11-15 Bil or Andy will visit each school involved in the YoungTales program to tell stories to all grade levels and meet


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