The Story Festival is occurring in Story City again this fall and is now “Story Festival & More…” for its 12th celebration of storytelling.

The Story Festival & More will take place Sept. 14-16 at various locations in Story City.

One event, which was to feature vendors and board games, has been cancelled since this schedule ran in the Aug. 30 issue of the Herald.

Details and tickets are available at and Tickets are also available at the GCC Office, 524 Broad St.; Carriage House Museum, 619 Grand Ave.; and Bertha Bartlett Public Library, 503 Broad St.

Dessert & a Show

Thursday, Sept. 14, 6:30 p.m.

Story Theatre, 512 Broad St., Story City, $10

Featuring Eric Hanson, Darrin Crow and Tom Milligan

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Friday, Sept. 15, 7 p.m.

Grand Viking Hall, 504 Broad St., Story City, $15

Presented by Judge Story Theatrical Troupe

Darrin Crow Workshop: From the Page to the Heart

Saturday, Sept. 16, 9:30 a.m.

Bertha Bartlett Public Library, 503 Broad St., Story City, $15

Darrin Crow, talespinner and troubadour from Cedar Rapids, will explore taking a folk tale from the printed page and making the story uniquely yours.

Writers’ Forum

Saturday, Sept. 16, 11:30 a.m.

Bertha Bartlett Public Library, 503 Broad St., Story City, free

Selected authors from Iowa will discuss their books and publishing experiences.

Downtown History Stops

Saturday, Sept. 16, 1-3 p.m.

Downtown Story City, free

Reenactors will be out on Broad Street telling the stories of former business people in Story City.

Scary Stories

Saturday, Sept. 16, 7 p.m.

Fairview Lodge, Grove Avenue, Story City, free

Storytellers will tell tales sure to chill your bones.