Catskill Mountain Story Festival
Saturday, June 15, 2019 from 10am-4pm
It's back! Join us at the Catskills Visitor Center for our fourth annual festival to celebrate the past, present and future of writing in the Catskills. Enjoy panels and presentations by acclaimed authors, see what's new from local small presses, engage with local libraries and nonprofits, and share your own stories of the Catskills. This year's festival will feature performers and activities for all ages - bring the whole family and spend the day.
Food will be available for sale from Brooks’ BBQ and Marty’s Mercantile.
Enjoy Catskills Tales & Tunes
Explore the rich culture of the Catskills through performances of traditional stories and songs from folklorist Billy Scribbles and square dance band The Tremperskill Boys.
Celebrate Writers & Share Your Story
Hear the work of local authors and stop at their tables to buy a book and get it signed. Share your own stories of the Catskills, from tiny book-making and tandem typewriter poetry with Creativity Caravan.
Experience Stories, Past & Present
Learn about the long history of the Catskills with an encampment of the 1st Ulster Militia American Revolution reenactors and tables and activities from local museums.