top of page

Thu, Jul 18

|

Hampton, VA USA

HAMPTON STORYTELLING FESTIVAL

National and Regional Storytellers to delight and engage audiences of all ages!

HAMPTON STORYTELLING FESTIVAL
HAMPTON STORYTELLING FESTIVAL

Time & Location

Jul 18, 2024, 10:00 AM – Jul 21, 2024, 4:00 PM

Hampton, VA USA

About the event

Hampton Storytelling Festival Schedule

All programs are in Hampton, VA & are FREE.

Events listed in Italics are tentative. Stories will be different at each site; feel free to come to as many programs as desired. 

General Schedule. There will be additional venues and performance sites added after additional confirmation.  We will keep you posted! Click on Show More below for the full schedule. 

Thursday, July 18, 2024

5:30 – 7 pm

Reception, Charles Taylor Arts Center, 4205 Victoria Blvd.  Andy Offutt Irwin, Janice “Jay” Johnson, Via Goode, Dylan Pritchett, Ray Christian, Valerie Davis, Sarah Brady

Friday, July 19, 2024

11 am – 12 noon

Storytelling for Youth ages 6 – 16; 45 minutes program. Location to be announced.

2:30 – 4:30 pm

Seniors Storytelling Program (55+), Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2150 Cunning Dr. Andy Offutt Irwin, Janice “Jay” Johnson, Via Goode, Dylan Pritchett, Ray Christian, Valerie Davis, Sarah Brady

Time TBD

“Stories of Humor, Hope and Honor” (Adults – 8 years of age), First Baptist Church Hampton, 229 North King St. Andy Offutt Irwin, Janice “Jay” Johnson, Via Goode, Dylan Pritchett, Ray Christian, Valerie Davis, Sarah Brady

Saturday, July 20, 2024

9 am – 1 pm

Possible individual – 30 – 60-minute sets at various venues, i.e., senior centers, neighborhood centers, Toastmasters, etc.  Specific locations are provided later.  Contact Sheila Arnold if you'd like your organization to receive a program; 757-725-1398

10 - 11:30 am

Ray's Soldier Story (military-focused program), VFW, 122 E. Mellen Street Ray Christian

5:30 – 7:30 pm

“Stories of Humor, Hope and Honor” (Adults – 8 years of age), Hampton Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 40 Kings Way.  Andy Offutt Irwin, Janice “Jay” Johnson, Via Goode, Dylan Pritchett, Ray Christian, Valerie Davis, Sarah Brady

9 – 10:30 pm

“Naughty Tales (ADULTS ONLY), Venue to be determined.  Sheila Arnold and Janice “Jay” Johnson

Sunday, July 21, 2024

2 – 3:30 pm

Sacred Stories (Adults – 10 years of age), Location TBD  Andy Offutt Irwin, Janice “Jay” Johnson, Via Goode, Dylan Pritchett, Ray Christian, Valerie Davis, Sarah Brady

Deaf Interpretation Provided 

Share this event

bottom of page