- January 16, 2020
Featuring Orisisi African Folklore This workshop is a demonstration and discussion of the why, how and need for storytelling aimed at..
- June 12, 2019
Orisirisi African Folklore is an awe-inspiring African adventure rooted in the history, culture, and traditions of Africa, inclusive of..
- August 25, 2018
The festival needs you! Volunteer online today to be a part of the Festival Weekend.
Teachers and evaluators—now you can register your youth tellers online with our easy form. Of course, you can still download printable..
The 40th Annual Storytelling Festival!
The culminating festival will be held April 25th, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Robert W. Saunders, Sr. Public Library, located at 1505 Nebraska Avenue, Tampa, FL 33602 .
The festival is FREE and open to the public.
In addition to this year’s Featured Storyteller (Orisirisi African Folklore), the festival also presents hundreds of school-aged Festival Quality Storytellers, regional storytellers of all ages, balladeers, puppets, storybook characters, and much much more!