The 2013 Beaufort Intergalactic Storytelling Festival begins Thursday and ends Sunday. An opening reception at 6 p.m. Thursday on center stage at Beaufort Town Center kicks off the festival.
The festival also includes a Liar's Competition, with the finals at 1 p.m. Sunday.
Saturday will be a Free Family Fun Day, with a variety of children's activities, starting at 10 a.m.
Some events require admission price, and tickets and all-access passes are available online.
For a complete schedule and ticket information, go to beaufortcountyarts.com/schedule.html .