Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-05-2010, 03:15 PM   #1
1996 34' Classic
FordTruck's Avatar
1996 34' Excella
Locust Grove , Virginia
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 381
Images: 8
International Storytelling Festival

Just returned from 5 days in Jonesborough TN attending the International Storytelling Festival and ralllying at the Appalachian Fairgrounds with the East Tennessee Unit (and the wonderful hosts Sandy and Harold).
If you've ever thought of going, GO !!!
The Festival was a great experience. Everyone in the Rally was great and we made some new friends. That's what rallying is all about.

2016 GMC 2500HD Denali (Betsy 4)
1996 34' Excella 1000 (Arvin3 as this is our 3rd AS)
2010 TREK 2.3
Fair is where they put ribbons on pigs.
FordTruck is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2010, 03:20 PM   #2
Rivet Master
wheel interested's Avatar
2007 23' International CCD
Lapeer , Michigan
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 7,039
Cool. I have always wanted to attend a story telling festival but never have. I enjoyed a storyteller's book about my town and ever since have had a keen desire to attend one some time. I will certainly try to take your advice some time in the future. Any particular highlights for you that you care to share?


wheel interested is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2010, 04:31 PM   #3
Rivet Master
Airstream Dealer
Overlander & Sea's Avatar

1955 22' Flying Cloud
Gulfport , Mississippi
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 808
Images: 30
I have to agree. We also were there, with our 17-year-old son and our daughter drove over from Nashville to meet us there. It was our third year to attend the rally and the Storytelling Festival. The festival was great & so were Harold & Sandy & all the Airstreamers.

A big A+ in my book, and that's a TRUE story!!....
Rick--Airstream of Mississippi
WBCCI #9275 TAC #MS-5 AIR #11800
Overlander & Sea is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2010, 05:26 PM   #4
Rivet Master
Yhottys's Avatar
1959 26' Overlander
1960 24' Tradewind
1961 16' Bambi
Oakland , California
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 758
Images: 28
Home Away From Home

We love Storytelling!

We lived in Jonesborough about fifteen years ago and kept our home, Sisters Row. It's right on Main Street.
Sisters' Row in Jonesborough, Tennessee

We loved going to the festival, we literally would walk out the door and there it was! We always met the nicest people attending the event. We hope you had a chance to see Kathryn Windham. Kathryn Windham • Kathryn Windham • Featured Tellers • Festival • International Storytelling Center Her enthusiasm is inspiring. She would open her shows by singing, "This Little Light Of Mine". It was so infectious - soon the entire audience was singing along with her.

Jonesborough is such a great town! We loved living there. The residents are lovely, as are its charming and historic homes. It really does feel like you're in a small town. Its annual Fourth of July parade is as American as apple pie, with babies being pulled along the route in little red Radio Flyer wagons and neighbors sitting on their porches waving to one another.

We hope you enjoyed your time in our adopted town.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Sisters' Row Jonesborough.jpg
Views:	82
Size:	87.6 KB
ID:	112498  
Gemma and Murray
Yhottys is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
NC Seafood Festival mgann Other Rallies & Events 3 09-27-2009 12:54 PM
Telluride Bluegrass Festival gypsychris On The Road... 1 06-14-2008 05:27 PM
NE Fishing Festival 3/23 - 3/26 yukionna Off Topic Forum 0 03-23-2006 06:21 AM
Airstreamville Homecoming Festival Cstar WBCCI Rallies & Events 5 05-10-2004 07:49 AM
Bluegrass Festival mandolindave The Rally Zone 6 05-06-2004 10:12 PM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:50 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.