After Hours with John McCutcheon

October 7 @ 10:00 pm

$20

116 W. Main Street, Jonesborough, TN

THAT’S Not on the Test! with Donald Davis

Library Tent 200 E Sabine Dr, Jonesborough, TN

Stories we learn in school that were NOT in the curriculum. Wednesday, Oct 5 · 7:30pm · $20 Sponsored by Bank of Tennessee

$20

Workshop: Creating Personal Stories

116 W. Main Street, Jonesborough, TN

Much like photos and souvenirs, our memories have the power to remind us of times that were happy, sad, funny, or unusual. In this creative and playful session, you will […]

$95

Workshop: Collecting Family Stories

116 W. Main Street, Jonesborough, TN

Description: Family stories and folklore are valuable treasures that connect us to our past, provide a foundation for the present, and offer a guide for the future. In this workshop, […]

$95

Workshop: Healing Divides through Storytelling

116 W. Main Street, Jonesborough, TN

Storytelling is a surprisingly flexible tool. It can entertain, inspire, inform, and even heal. Building on the use of storytelling as a healing practice in communities, schools, health care facilities, […]

$95

Rising Appalachia

Library Tent 200 E Sabine Dr, Jonesborough, TN

Sisters Leah Smith and Chloe Smith are Rising Appalachia, a folk outfit that has merged global music influences with their own Southern roots to create an inviting new sound. Leah […]

$20
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Swappin’ Grounds

Oak Hill School Sabin Drive, Jonesborough, TN

A popular Festival tradition where anyone can tell a story. Register on-site at the Jonesborough Visitors Center.

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Wine & Beer Garden

International Storytelling Center 100 West Main St, Jonesborough, TN

Relax Thursday–Saturday afternoons at the Festival’s Wine and Beer Garden in the Mary B. Martin Storytelling Hall plaza. Ages 21 and up.

Exchange Place

College Street Tent 139 E Main St, Jonesborough, TN

Explore the diversity of American storytelling at Exchange Place, featuring specially-invited tellers who are new to the National Storytelling Festival stage.   MJ Kang Playwright, Actor, and Director M. J. […]

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Ghost Stories

Mill Spring Park 104 Spring Street, Jonesborough, TN

A beloved Festival tradition, two nights of fright await you in these open-air ghost story concerts featuring a different collection of haunting tales each night. Guest tellers and Festival veterans […]

$10