Announcing Our 2019 Fibbers!

Announcing Our 2019 Fibbers!

  Our 2019 Fibbers A dozen tall-tale tellers from five states will vie for the title of Biggest Fibber on Saturday, March 16, at 5 p.m. in the Rome City Auditorium. The competition is part of the Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival taking place in Rome March 15-17,...
One week to go!

One week to go!

  A week from now we’ll be settling in for the night here at Oostanaula House. Our storytellers will have had their first day of storytelling in schools and resting up to get back out there tomorrow morning. By that time, I hope I have my ducks in a row and...
Get your tickets, errrr, swatches now!

Get your tickets, errrr, swatches now!

  If you are new to professional storytelling and the world of storytelling festivals, you may wonder at the curious attachments that so many seem to be wearing pinned to shirts, blouses, jackets, and hats. From the earliest days of the National Storytelling...
A Festival Week of Stories

A Festival Week of Stories

Rome City Commissioner Wendy Davis presents a proclamation for a Festival Week of Stories to the Ridge & Valley Storytelling Guild. (Terrell Shaw accepts on their behalf.) Thanks to the Rome City Commission for proclaiming a Festival Of Stories Week for March...
Thank You To Our Sponsors!

Thank You To Our Sponsors!

Thank You To Friends of the Festival! The Debby Brown YoungTales program is possible through donations to Ridge & Valley Storytelling Guild and admission fees for The Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival. The support of the sponsors and Friends of the Festival is...
2019 Festival Week Schedule

2019 Festival Week Schedule

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,...