The 2017 Houston Poetry Fest is taking place October 13-15 at the Welcome Center Tour Room on the 3rd floor of the Girard Street Building, located at 201 Girard Street (University of Houston – Downtown).
Houston’s oldest poetry festival celebrates the art of poetry and those who create it, with a variety of workshops and off-site events to support the Houston poetry community.
Chosen poems will be read by juried poets on stage at the UHD campus. Guest poets will also be included in the festival.
Other festival highlights – a featured poet, performance poet winner and youth poet winner.
Admission to all readings is free and open to the public.