Your Stories Wanted: Halifax Story Slam

Sign up for this unique storytelling event

Do you have a story that needs to be told? Come share it at Halifax Central Library! The inaugural Halifax Story Slam is searching for participants who will join us for an evening of true tales related to the theme of “fear.” Storytellers will work with experienced story editors to refine their personal tales before presenting them to a live audience at Paul O’Regan Hall on October 29, opens a new window.

How do I participate?

If you've got a story to share, visit, opens a new window to learn more about the event and how to craft and send your pitch. Keep it simple with two sentences or a one-minute voice/video message. Pitches can be submitted on the website or emailed directly to, opens a new window.


All questions can be directed to Halifax Story Slam through their website, opens a new window, Facebook,, opens a new window Instagram, opens a new window, or email at, opens a new window.

Get ready to be captivated as our storytellers take the stage. No prompts, no scripts, just real stories!