Where will
Storytale Festival take you?

Where will
Storytale Festival take you?

Where will Storytale Festival take you?

Introducing, Storytale Futures!

Storytale Futures Writers' Day graphic

Join us this summer for Storytale Futures: Writers’ Day – Writing Middle Grade Fiction, a full-day event tailored for budding and emerging writers crafting novels for 9-12 year olds.

Engage with fellow writers and seize the opportunity to network with local authors. With ample time for creative reflection and informal chats, plus a lively panel discussion with a publisher, our Storytale Futures: Writers’ Day promises to ignite your imagination and fuel your journey towards publication.

Don’t miss this immersive and inspiring experience designed to propel your middle-grade fiction writing to new heights.

Storytale Futures Writers' Day graphic

Introducing, Storytale Futures!

Join us this summer for Storytale Futures: Writers’ Day – Writing Middle Grade Fiction, a full-day event tailored for budding and emerging writers crafting novels for 9-12 year olds.

Engage with fellow writers and seize the opportunity to network with local authors. With ample time for creative reflection and informal chats, plus a lively panel discussion with a publisher, our Storytale Futures: Writers’ Day promises to ignite your imagination and fuel your journey towards publication.

Don’t miss this immersive and inspiring experience designed to propel your middle-grade fiction writing to new heights.

Storytale Festival returns October 2024!

Storytale 2023 was a great success, we had such fun and are thrilled to be bringing the love of all things stories back to Bristol this October half term. Right now, we’re busy plotting Chapter 6 of the Festival drumming up ways to fill it with; creative, interactive and inspiring events for all ages.

Be sure to keep and eye on our socials and sign up to our newsletter as we unveil whats in store for Bristol’s children’s book festival, Storytale 2024!

Children gather to hear Lauren Tobia's story in the library
Family crafting on the carpet in bedminster library
A busy room filled with families creating book cover designs and craft materials on tables.

Do you want to inspire children and young people in Bristol to love stories, be creative and follow their dreams?

If you'd like to be part of the sixth chapter in 2024, just fill in your application form and one of our team will get back to you as soon possible.

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Do you want to inspire children and young people in Bristol to love stories, be creative and follow their dreams?

If you'd like to be part of the sixth chapter in 2024, just fill in your application form and one of our team will get back to you as soon possible.

Storytale Festival 2024 applications graphic

Support Storytale Festival and help empower young minds. Your support brings stories to life, crafts enchanting workshops and fuels vibrant experiences. Spark Bristol’s imagination and be part of the journey. Donate now to shape dreams together.

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