Jersey Devil & Fable Festival

Jersey Devil & Fable  Festival Family Friendly! We are a folklore and story telling festival dedicated to the legends and mythology of NJ - named after it’s favorite son!
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An annual festival celebrating New Jersey’s favorite son!

Thank you everyone who braved the weather and especially our lecturers who put up with our technical snafus!
05/05/2019

Thank you everyone who braved the weather and especially our lecturers who put up with our technical snafus!

Rain or Shine! Wear your horns, bring your broom! #jerseydevilfestival #walpurgisnacht #asburypark #lastone #comeoutcome...
05/04/2019

Rain or Shine! Wear your horns, bring your broom! #jerseydevilfestival #walpurgisnacht #asburypark #lastone #comeoutcomeout

05/02/2019

12 PM Market opens

1 PMThe Secret History of the Jersey Devil – How Quakers, Hucksters, and Benjamin Franklin Created a Monster
Dr. Brian Regal Author (Kean University)

2 PMWitches & Their Uses – Witches in Literature
Dr. Lisa Vetere (Monmouth University)
3 PM Cryptids & The Fossil Record Dr. Dana Ehret, NJ State Museum
4 PM Tales of the Jersey Devil -A 45 minute walk through the tales of NJ’s Favorite son!
4:45 PM Stories of the Black Forest
Join us on a walk of dark tales and mysterious happenings n our way to the Hexenbrut! Dress as a witch or a goblin or whatever manner of magical creature you wish! The walk begins at Paranormal Books! Bring your BROOM

Dr. Brian Regal - Folklorist @ 1pm
Dr. Lisa Vetere - Witches in Literature @ 2pm
Dr. Dana Ehret - Paleontologist @ 3 pm

05/01/2019

Hello everyone! Lots of people have been reaching out to me about the weather for this weekend. As of right now we are a GO! Our lectures are all indoors, so they will continue no matter what. The issues of course, are the outside events and the market. We're keeping an eye on everything and looking at our options. Please contnue to check this space!

04/30/2019

The walking tour at 4 is filled- but I will add a second if people want it!

04/28/2019

VENDORS- EMAILS WITH INFO WENT OUT.

04/17/2019

Where are my vendors? Post your pictures here!!

04/16/2019

We need volunteers!! Who wants to help a monster out?

Everything we do at the Jersey Devil & Fable Fest is FREE! and i love that..and I want families to come and have agreat ...
04/11/2019
2019 Walk to End Lupus Now New York City

Everything we do at the Jersey Devil & Fable Fest is FREE! and i love that..and I want families to come and have agreat time..taking tours, hearing stories, making art. BuuuuuT that day is ALSO the Walk to End Lupus and it would be awesome if some devils & witches helped that happen. So if you are so inclined, please consider giving to Team Savannah - we will also have ways for you to give that day if you want! Think about it..

Discover your power and register for the Walk today!

Lecture schedule will be up tonight and the tour registration will go live!
04/06/2019

Lecture schedule will be up tonight and the tour registration will go live!

03/30/2019

Any musicians out there who want to play at JDFF?

03/30/2019

Vendors if you have not received your application please dm me here. We are closing the vendor field soon!

Ugly Mugs will be showing their Ugly Mugs on may 4th!
03/29/2019
Ugly Mugs Inc.

Ugly Mugs will be showing their Ugly Mugs on may 4th!

Ugly Mugs Inc creates and sells hand painted glassware. We create hand painted mason jars, mugs, and jewelry/keepsake boxes. Always working on new designs.

Super psyched that we have some awesome artists coming to Jersey Devil Fable Fest!  I LOOOOVE woodcuttings!!
03/29/2019
blackhaireddemon

Super psyched that we have some awesome artists coming to Jersey Devil Fable Fest! I LOOOOVE woodcuttings!!

History, y'all
03/29/2019

History, y'all

03/27/2019

VENDORS -AUTHORS- ARTISTS
If you want in you have to DM me your email address here!

OMGOSH Y'all this Hexenbrut is LIT #dancewithme #Iwanttobeyourpartner #Jerseydevilfest #Jerseydevilfestival #may4
03/27/2019

OMGOSH Y'all this Hexenbrut is LIT #dancewithme #Iwanttobeyourpartner #Jerseydevilfest #Jerseydevilfestival #may4

03/24/2019

Excited we just booked another awesome lecturer!!

03/22/2019

OKAY GUYS! Vendor applications are going out today! If YOU WANT ONE Please send me your email right here in a message!

03/18/2019

Subject to Change- preliminary schedule

12 pm - Market Opens
1 pm Hansel & Gretel Walpurgis Walk
2 pm Tales of the Jersey Devil Walking Tour
2:30 PM Salem Witches
3 PM Jersey Devil History
4 PM - Line up of the Fable dancers
5 pm Hexenbrau

03/06/2019

Hey guys- looking for someone with some knowledge on Pagan and Wiccan practices around Beltane and Walpurgisnacht to talk at this...anyone out there?

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03/02/2019

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Okay guys this is what we are looking for:  Rehearsal spaces for witches to learn their dance. We have space in AP.  If ...
02/25/2019

Okay guys this is what we are looking for: Rehearsal spaces for witches to learn their dance. We have space in AP. If you want to set up a training schedule in your area- please PM me. But honestly- Its not hard! It is fun, thought to learn with your girls (whether they be guys or gals or whatever they choose!)

Are there any authors out there? New Jersey horror/history? Graphic ? Traditional? Self published?
02/23/2019

Are there any authors out there? New Jersey horror/history? Graphic ? Traditional? Self published?

Walpurgisnacht, May Day, Beltane..all are celebrations of the rebirth of the world and the new life of spring.  Its the ...
02/18/2019

Walpurgisnacht, May Day, Beltane..all are celebrations of the rebirth of the world and the new life of spring. Its the last bash of the dark of winter before the world springs back into light. Come ye witches of olde, ye flying devils of winter! hahahahahah..seriously..come have some fun.

Ok- who has witch, folklore, earth made stuff they wanna sell or do at our Jersey Devil and Fable Festival? If you made ...
02/18/2019

Ok- who has witch, folklore, earth made stuff they wanna sell or do at our Jersey Devil and Fable Festival? If you made it and it’s cool and you want to Vend, message me here. Limited tables and they are FREE!

02/10/2019
Hansel And Gretel

Hansel & Gretel

Ray Harryhausen puppet animation of the classic Grimms fairy tale. To help with the A/V Geeks mission to share these forgotten films unearthed in their archi...

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02/10/2019

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02/08/2019
Tanz der Wolfshäger Hexenbrut an Walpurgis 2017, zum Lied "Schüttel deinen Speck" von Peter Fox

Walpurgisnacht is the time when once again the veil is thin! We will be celebrating this on May 4th as the wold twists into spring! we will have a Wolfshager Hexenbrut - who is in? Where my witches at? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jn9KqNoYco8

Hallo liebe Freunde der Wolfshäger Hexenbrut, hier seht ihr den Tanz der Wolfshäger Hexenbrut an Walpurgis 2017, zum Lied "Schüttel deinen Speck" von Peter F...

02/08/2019

Calling all Authors & vendors! Are you an artists? A crafter? Just a pretty cool person who makes stuff? Then JOIN US for the Jersey Devil Festival of Fables! YOur stuff MUST be made by you. It must have some association with New Jersey, or the The Jersey Devil or a fable of old (think Brothers Grimm). If this fits YOU, please reach out VIA PRIVATE MESSAGE. The Event is May 4 in Asbury park!

Calling all film makers!! Are you proud New Jerseyite?  If so, here is your chance to show it!  May 3 our 2nd annual Jer...
02/08/2019

Calling all film makers!! Are you proud New Jerseyite? If so, here is your chance to show it! May 3 our 2nd annual Jersey Devil Film Festival! Are you into witchcraft and folklore? Brothers Grimm stories? Creepy Fairy tales? Submissions are due no later than April 15 and must be under 15 minutes in length!

01/30/2019

Okay Volunteers and organizers- first meeting in Feb 5 at Paranormal Tower- 7 pm!

We are looking at the first saturday in May for the Jersey Devil Festival!  If you are a musician, author, speaker, folk...
01/20/2019

We are looking at the first saturday in May for the Jersey Devil Festival! If you are a musician, author, speaker, folklorist, awesome weirdo and want in, message me here. If you want to volunteer, message me.

01/07/2019

Looking for film makers to tell their Jersey Devil Story! Films should be 15 minutes or less and pertain to the jersey devil OR jersey folklore- We're not sticklers..we want good jersey film making! Who is in??

Okay guys! Tell meWhat you want in The Jersey Devil Festival 2019!
01/07/2019

Okay guys! Tell me
What you want in The Jersey Devil Festival 2019!

01/04/2019
News Team Assemble!

Volunteers!!! Message me!!

Ron needs help if he's going to report on Pandas!

12/03/2018

Ok- we will be looking for volunteers! Who wants to help plan and stage 2019’s Jersey Devil festival?!

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618 Mattison Ave
Asbury Park, NJ
07712

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