Community Arts

Storytelling festival

Extension partners with St. Louis Storytelling Festival

The festival features culturally diverse storytellers, national and regional, at a free three-day event that includes a youth storytelling concert, a program for the deaf, faith-based storytelling, ghost stories and family storytelling. Read more

Engage, challenge and inspire

For the 35th year, some of the nation's most treasured storytellers will gather in St. Louis to tell their tales, spin their yarns, and otherwise entertain students and teachers.

Each year, more than 20 regional and 6 featured storytellers and their audiences gather during this three-day event for the telling of tales.

Read about the festival April 30 to May 2, 2015