In relation to the English Festival 2017, a screening for story telling was held in College of Arts and Sciences Function Hall, Basilan State College conducted by the English instructors last August 31, 2017. The participants from the different colleges were present at the said event and showcase their ability in delivering a story wearing their gormal attires. To start the event, mechanics was given first and the judges were introduced to the crowd. The judges for the said screening were Ms. Wilmina Laja, Ms. Lilibeth Ablao, Ms. Tenin Shitra Abbas and Ms. Sermahal Askali, English professors. The order of the participants who performed were based on the draw lots happened earlier before the competition. The chosen participants were Jehan T. Sapie of City Campus, Clarice Fe Antonio of Lamitan Campus and Fatima Reema Sarael of College of Health and Sciences. The participants who passed the screening would be moving forward to the actual competition on September 05, 2017 at the Basilan State College Main Campus.