Love telling tall tales and shaggy dog stories? Enter the Liars Contest at the third annual Susquehanna Folk Festival in July 2021!
The Liars Contest is a juried competition, emceed by the hilarious Andy Offutt Irwin. Storytellers must apply and submit a video representative of their work. Several contestants will be selected to participate in the competition at the festival. Each contestant will receive two complimentary Sunday festival tickets.
At the competition, each contestant will have 7 minutes onstage to tell a humorous, family-friendly story. A panel of three expert judges will award cash prizes to the top three liars.
Applications will open in spring 2021. Note that contest details may change as plans firm up.
The 2020 festival has been postponed until July 2021. Tickets will go on sale a few months before. We look forward to seeing you!