2020 Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival Cancelled

2020 Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival Cancelled

2020 Big Fibbers Festival Cancelled The 2020 Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival scheduled for March 27-28 has been cancelled, says Terrell Shaw, president of the festival sponsor, the Ridge & Valley Storytelling Guild.  “In the interest of community health and with...
Thanks to our 2020 Friends of the Festival

Thanks to our 2020 Friends of the Festival

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...

2021 Festival Headliners Announced!

The 2020 festival had to be cancelled because of concerns about the Covid-19 pandemic. But storytellers Antonio Rocha of Maine and Donna Washington of Virginia have agreed to reschedule and will headline the 2021 Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival planned for March 26...
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...
Sign up for the Big Fibbers Contest

Sign up for the Big Fibbers Contest

  Registration for the 2019 Big Fibbers Contest has closed! Buy your tickets to see the twelve finalists from five states vie for cash prizes. Will Melanie Knauff successfully defend her title. Will Denise Mount mount a comeback and break into first place? Will...