Ness 2016 Storytelling Competition


Ness celebrates creativity in many forms and this year we want to showcase YOUR storytelling skills!


This year’s Ness Creek Artwork – featured on our posters around town is a lovely creature and we’re inviting people to create a story about the creature and submit it. The author of the winning story will win two free weekend passes* to Ness Creek and will hear their story told by a professional story teller during the festival! The story will also be published in the Ness Creek Music Festival program!

Your inspiration? This beautiful creature right here. We want you to tell us how this creature came to be and how its story is intertwined will Ness.

If the story is already taking shape in your mind, make sure to keep it at one page or less.


Please submit your story to by May 18th, 2016, but feel free to submit your story before then. Happy Storytelling!






*If the winning author is under 18, the guest using the 2nd ticket must be 18 or over.