Falkirk Storytelling Festival

A new event, Falkirk Storytelling Festival, comes to the heart of Falkirk town centre from 21st - 24th September.

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Falkirk Storytelling Festival
About Falkirk Storytelling Festival

A new event in the heart of Falkirk town centre!

Highlights of the inaugural programme include: folk music legend and Falkirk Bairn Brian McNeill founder of the Battlefield Band and core member of Clan Alba; the multi-award winning Scottish crime author Christopher Brookmyre; Falkirk born author Alan Bissett brings his hilarious sell out Fringe hit ‘More Moira Monologues’ to Falkirk; there’s a huge programme of kids events from storytelling to comic book workshops plus Spy Quest an immersive adventure game taking place in and around The Howgate Shopping Centre.

Falkirk based literary collectives The Rooftop Writers, The Write Angle, and The Literary Lounge will be showcasing local talent during the four day event.

Falkirk Library and Howgate Shopping Centre will both host Bookbug, and AppyPlay events for youngsters while folk music events presented by Falkirk Folk Club will be taking place during the festival on both Thursday and Friday nights.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Falkirk Storytelling Festival are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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