The Catskills Visitor Center is hosting the Catskill Mountain Story Festival from 10am-4pm on Saturday, June 15 at the Catskills Visitor Center in Mt. Tremper. It is the fourth annual celebration of the past, present and future of writing in the Catskills. Visitors will enjoy panels and presentations by acclaimed authors, see what’s new from local small presses, engage with local libraries and nonprofits, and have opportunities to share their own stories of the Catskills. This year’s festival will feature performers and activities for all ages. There will be panel discussions on audiobooks, LGBTQ stories of the Catskills, and more. Grab lunch from food trucks and tables by Brooks BBQ or Marty’s Mercantile and enjoy a special lunchtime performance of Catskills folk stories and songs by folklorist and musician Billy Scribbles. The Creativity Caravan and local artist Star Nigro will offer hand-on arts activities for all ages. In celebration of the region’s historical stories.
Mount Tremper, NY 12457