The Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival
The festival includes events for all ages:
- The Debby Brown YoungTales Storytelling clubs for elementary school children begins with meetings in schools all over the area.
- On campus storytelling performances take place during the festival week at each participating school.
- Public performances for all ages featuring national, regional, and local storytellers
- The signature Big Fibbers Contest for adults features tall-tale storytellers from all over
- The Debby Brown YoungTales Story Competition features storytellers 17 and under with stories of all genres.
2020 Festival Week Schedule (Under Construction!)
Rome City Auditorium
601 Broad Street, Rome, GA 30161
Friday, March 27
7:30 p.m. Opening Night
Saturday, March 28 (The Saturday schedule is still “Under Construction”)
• Morning Olio – Local, Regional, and National tellers
• Big Fibbers Contest – Tall tales from a dozen prevaricating provocateurs! Who will win the Whopper Hat and CASH PRIZES this year?
• Saturday Night! featuring the latest tales from national storytelling treasures.
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
Sixth Annual Debby Brown YoungTales Storytelling Competition for 17 and under – (Time and Date TBD)
Full Festival $25 in advance, $35 at the door