Saturday, April 14, 2018
30th Annual Poetry Rodeo
CELEBRATING THE DENVER & COLORADO WRITING COMMUNITY IN ALL ITS DIVERSITY. That’s the theme of year’s poetry extravaganza. Plans are still in the works but they’ll be poets representing Naropa, Lighthouse Writers, the slam community, etc.. We’ll be showcasing poetry organizations like Columbine Poets, Writers Studio, Cannon Mine Poets and more. Of course, there will be Stories, Stories & F-Bomb Flash Fiction represented and a sizeable list of featured poets. A Small Press Fair and writing workshops open to the public. More details to come.
Mercury Café, 2199 California St., Denver, CO 80205
Thurs-Sat., May 31-Jun 2nd
NFSPS National Convention
Featuring SETH and Art Compost & the Word Mechanics
NFSPS stands for National Federation of State Poetry Societies. Thirty-seven (or there about) state poetry societies hold their national convention here in Denver, CO. On Thursday evening, May 31, Art Compost & the Word Mechanics will entertain the conventioneers and invite those willing on stage. A poetry open mic will follow their performance. On Friday, SETH conducts a workshop on performing poetry. Time still to be announced. Other performers and workshops will be featured during this 3 day poetry fest. Still more details to follow.
Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel, 3801 Quebec Street, Denver