Florida Poetry Events

This blog is an interactive event posting for poetry events in Florida. To add YOUR event, email: hypertextual@yahoo.com

UPCOMING POETRY EVENT in Palm Beach Counties April 1, 2010

For  National Poetry Month, April 28 at The Stage in WPB: Black by Popular Demand -The Encore Featuring Black Ice!

 

South Florida weekly poetry events December 31, 2008

West Palm Beach

Wednesday:

The Stage, hosted by Consider This and Desiree
Open Mic starts at 9:30pm
RJ’s
3111 45th Street
Admission: $10
contact
Desiree 561-215-6102, email: desiree@epiphanyupscaleevents.com


Lake Worth

Wednesdays:

Poetry Uncorked
Dolce Vita Wine Bar
609 Lake Ave
8pm, donations requested
Hosted by Kadeidra “Poetically Yours” Ward

Thursdays:

Open Mic @ Mother Earth (formerly Les Beans)
410 2nd Ave North
Hosted by Patti
8:30pm
Admission $0 (donation requested)
561.586.0025


Delray Beach

Tuesday:

First Tuesday of each month
Delray Beach Poetry Slam
hosted by Chunky!
show starts @ 10:00pm
Dada
52 N Swinton Ave
Admission $0
contact Dada: 561-330-3232, email: spittFiya@yahoo.com

 
Open Mic @ Koffeeoke
Sober Open Mic, indoor & outdoor seating
271 NE 6th Ave
561-441-5004

Saturdays:

Open Mic @ Coffee District
325 NE 2nd Ave #104 (Pineapple Grove)
7pm
561.455.0541

King Tut’s Hookah Lounge
660 Linton Boulevard #108 Delray Beach Florida 33444
Phone: 561.577-8810 OR 561.901-6145
LIVE POETRY, COMEDIANS, SINGERS, & MUSICIANS. 2 FOR ONE DRINKS OPEN MIC
FREE TO GET IN

Boca Raton

Wednesday:

Open Mic @ The Funky Buddha Lounge
2621 N Federal Hwy
561.368.4643
Hosted by comedian Richy Lala
sign up @ 8pm, starts @ 9pm
Admission $5

Thursday:

Open Mic @ Nakava Kava & Hookah Lounge
140 NW 20th Street
561.395.9888
9:30pm
Admission $0
Participants get a free kava shell

Ft Lauderdale

Thursdays:

First Thursdays of the month
Voices & Vybes
First 10 performing artists are in FREE!
All others pay only $7
Host, TERRI! terrispeakz@yahoo.com, 954-696-1917
DJ: MAE DAE
Doors open & show starts 8:00pm
Troy’s Lounge
2990 W Sunrise Blvd (SE corner of Sunrise and 31st)
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311-5635
(954) 791-0120

Saturdays:

The Write Side Poets Cafe
5464 NW 19th St. Lauderhill, FL
Louder Than Life High School Poetry Slam
9pm, October 24, November 21, December 19, January 24
$5 registration for competing poets, $7 admission for non-competitors
Hosted by Ray “Knowledge” Dominguez, 954-628-2243

 


Monday:

Mello Mondays hosted by Asia
Club Bluster
Doors open 8:30pm
115 N 21st Ave Hollywood, FL
contact Jones Pierre,  email: mrjonespierre@gmail.com

Friday:

Open Mic Fridays @ Mega Bite Cyber Cafe
hosted by Renda Writer
1910 Hollywood Blvd
954.237.2888
Admission $0
contact Renda Writer, cell: 310-404-4184, email: rendawriter@yahoo.com

Miami

Monday-Sunday

The Literary Cafe and Poetry Lounge
1350 NE 125 Street Suite 200 North Miami, FL
305-981-4724

Fridays

Speak!Fridays
Inner Look
4925 SW 74th Ct
Miami, FL 33155

Check them out on Facebook (SpeakFridays)

 

3rd Friday of each month

Ploppy’s Podium
Wallflower Gallery
stars @ 9:30pm
10 N. 3rd Street
Admission $0
contact Flash, email:

 

Central Florida weekly poetry events

Orlando

Mondays:
Prolific Mondays
2425A S. Hiawassee Rd.
9:30 pm
Phone: 407- 373-0008


Tuesdays:

Backroom Words
9:00PM
Will’s Pub
1040 N. Mills Avenue
9:00 pm
Phone: 407-898-5070

Wednesday:

Choice Words Writers’ Series / Open Mic, Hosted by Curtis Meyer
Urban Think! Bookstore
625 E. Central Blvd.
8:00 pm Phone: 407-650-8004

Speak No Evil
Mark’s Caribbean Cuisine
10034 University Boulevard
8:00 pm
Phone: 407-699-8800 .

2nd Wednesdays:

Soft Exposure Open Mic
Infusion Tea
1600 Edgewater Drive
7:00 pm
Phone: 407-999-5255

Thursday:

Broken Speech Poetry Slam
Stardust Video and Coffee
slam starts @ 9:30 pm
1842 Winter Park Rd
contact J Bradley, email: slam@brokenspeech.com
brokenspeech.com

Tampa

Tuesday:

Black on Black Rhyme @ The Hip Hop Soda Shop at 9 pm
doors open @8pm
1241 E. Fowler Ave., Tampa, FL
$5 Admission
contact Life 813-810-3582
blackonblackrhyme.com

3rd Thursday

May 20, 2010 9 pm
New Seeds Arts Salon
Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 4819 E. Busch Blvd.
Web:  www.newseedsfest.org www.sacredgroundstampa.com Phone: 813.987.0387

Blurb: :  An arts salon dedicated to a feminine perspective.  Poetry, music, comedy, dance, visual arts are welcome.  This month’s topic: Think Tanks.



St Petersburg

Last Mondays:

The Studio@620
8-10pm, from September to May
620 First Avenue South,
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

 

North Florida Weekly Poetry Events

Tallahassee

Thursday:

Black on Black Rhyme
8pm, Ladies free before 830pm,
Aakhet Center/Amen Ra’s Gallery
812 S. Macomb St.
$5 Admission
contact Keith Rogers 850-459-7399
blackonblackrhyme.com


Gainesville

Wednesday:

First Wednesday of every month
Poetry Untitled: Open Mic
Alachua County Library District
401 East University Ave
6:30pm- 8:30pm
352.334.3900

Friday:

1st & 3rd Fridays
Open Mic @ Wild Iris Books
802 W University Ave
352.375.7427
Sign up @ 7:30pm Show @ 8pm
Prizes for best in show

Thursday:

Thursday Night Poetry Jam

Gainesville’s longest-running open poetry reading. Every Thursday at 9pm since 1994. All styles of poetry, spoken word, performance art, acoustic music and acapella singing, and more! Bring your friends for a night of artistic expression.

WHEN: Every Thursday evening @ 9pm
WHERE: Civic Media Center, 433 S. Main St.
COST: $3-5 donation requested

Saturday:

Open Mic @ Karma Cream
1025 W University Ave
352.505.6566
Show @ 10pm

 

Hello poets! December 30, 2008

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Peace!

 

 
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