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Covid Guidelines

Please self-test and/or be vaccinated. Refrain from coming if you are experiencing any covid or flu symptoms. We thank you for your cooperation so we can meet safely. Masks are optional.

Festival volunteers are essential

If you are interested in volunteering for the festival during any part of July 13th, please write to


Scholarship Tickets

Generous donors have made it possible for us to offer a limited number of scholarship tickets to the Celebration of Tales to anyone who would not be otherwise be able to attend. These are available first come, first served. If you are interested in taking advantage of this opportunity, please write to We will confirm that we are holding a ticket for you to pick up at the registration table on July 13th at The Center.

Celebration of ASL Interpretation

Thanks to the generous support of UVA's Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, the Celebration of Tales will be accessible in American Sign Language. The stories will be simultaneously interpreted by skilled ASL professionals from Mosaic Interpreting Services.


Greenberry's at The Center is closed on Saturdays

Please bring your own beverages and food. You may also pre-order a box lunch. See here for details of offerings and ordering deadlines.

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