One Festival, Three Days, and a World of Stories

October 2–4, 2020 Jonesborough Tennessee

The 48th annual National Storytelling Festival is October 2 – 4, 2020.

In addition to the main stage concerts—the heart and soul of the Festival—the International Storytelling Center curates special events Wednesday through Sunday. Please note that many of these events are ticketed separately. 

Get Your Tickets    2019 Festival Schedule

As of today, the items listed below are only for Pre-Festival and Special Events throughout the weekend. Be sure to check back on September 20 for the full weekend schedule, including 26 Featured Tellers over 8 different venues! 

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