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KJZZ Arizona StoryFest and Author Showcase

Saturday, June 1, 2019 in Downtown Mesa

Twice a year, the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing partners with local NPR affiliate KJZZ on the Arizona StoryFest and Author Showcase, a semi-annual showcase of local authors and storytellers featuring readings, performances, book sales, workshops, children's activities, and more. 

This season's StoryFest will take place on Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Mesa Convention Center, Building C (201 N Center St, Mesa, AZ 85201). While this event is open to the public, tickets to the storytelling stage are $10. Readings, workshops, and all other events and activities are free.

To learn more, you can view this season's StoryFest or visit KJZZ's website at

Interested in tabling? Learn more about becoming a part of StoryFest today!