Instead of curling up with a book, going to the movies or flipping on the TV, find entertainment through the tales of eight nationally acclaimed storytellers at Colonial Williamsburg's third annual storytelling festival, "Spinning Stories/Spanning Time: A Weekend of Stories Old and New." This year's festival, Friday through Sept. 16, will highlight African, African-American, Asian, Cuban, Native American and other multicultural stories.
The storytelling festival is at Colonial Williamsburg's Bassett Hall, 506 N. Henry St., Williamsburg. A weekend pass is $65 for adults and $33 for children ages 6 to 17. A single-day pass is $29 for adults and $15 for children 6 to 17. An evening pass is $15 for adults and children 6 to 17 and $8 for children 6 and younger. Call 800-447-8679 or go to colonial williamsburg.com/storytelling.