PhoenixPoet Free, Open Poetry & Art in the Valley of the Sun

Poets in Phoenix are greeting 2017 with a dozen readings. Visit the calendar at or just read below 🙂 Poets unite!

Infuse Open Mic 2nd Sundays 6:00pm (-9:00pm) Phoenix Center for the Arts
FREE Open Mic Poetry Show
Poet Sign-up 5:30pm
Hosted by T.J. Natole
1202 N 3rd ST, Phx
Inside the 3rd ST theatre
(480) 309 0191

Kax Stage
Downtown Phoenix Open Mic 3rd Sundays 4:00pm (-7:00pm) Kax Stage at Herberger Theater
Poetry, music, spoken word, dance, performance
Hosted by Ken Weene
222 E Monroe ST, Phx
(602) 254-7399

Cultiv8N Culture Mondays 7:00pm (-10:00pm) Cafe Touba African Coffee Shoppe
Djs, Drums, Dance, Healing, Celebration
$1 Entry Fee
Hosted by Adam Beltracchi & Main Ke
720 W Missouri AV, Phx
(602) 237-6977

Pink Slip
Pink Slip Open Mic Mondays 8:00pm (-9:30pm) Lawn Gnome
Poets & Musicians are Welcome to Perform for 3 to 5 Minutes, All Original Work, $1
Hosted by Adam Beltracchi
905 N 5th ST, Phx
(602) 682-5825

Poetic Soul Wednesdays 7:00pm (-11:00pm) Club Dwntwn
The Ultimate Collaborative Arts & Culture Experience
Advance tickets $8 BravoTipping, $10 cash @ door
Hosted by Homebase
702 N Central AV, Phx
(602) 570-0047

Free Mic
Free Association Open Mic 3rd Wednesdays 7:00pm (-9:30pm) GCC SU
Free & Open Poetry Reading, Special Featured Guests
Hosted by Shawnte Orion
6000 W Olive AV, Glndl
59th AV & Olive AV, Student Union Room 104
(623) 845 4617

Bar Flies
Bar Flies 1st Thursdays 7:00pm (-9:00pm) Valley Bar
Phoenix New Times’ Monthly Reading Series featuring music
$5, Doors 6:00pm
Curated by Katie Johnson
130 N Central AV, Phx
@ Monroe ST off the alley, rear basement in the Rose Room
(602) 368-3121

District 4
District 4 The Poetry Reading 3rd Thursdays 7:00pm (-8:30pm) Jarrod’s Coffee, Tea & Gallery
An evening of open mic and featured readers
Sign-up 6:30pm
Hosted by District 4
154 W Main ST, Mesa
(480) 822-7146

Art Talks
Art & Culture Talks Final Thursdays 5:00pm (-6:30pm) Dog Eared Pages Used Books
Rejuvinate your soul with us, open to all art-lovers and artists
Hosted by Kim "Max" White
16428 N 32nd ST, Phx Ste 111
S of Bell RD @ Aire Libre AV
(602) 283-5423

Poetry Reading 1st Fridays 7:00pm (-9:00pm) Changing Hands Bookstore
Award-Winning Poets, Open Sharing of Personal Favorites
Hosted by Pinna Joseph
6428 S McClintock DR, Tmpe
SWC @ Guadalupe RD
(480) 730 0205

Spoken Word 1st Fridays 7:00pm (-9:00pm) Lo-Lo’s Chicken & Waffles
1220 S Central AV, Phx
S of Buckeye RD on Yuma ST
(602) 340-1304

Caffeine Corridor 2nd Fridays 7:30pm (-9:00pm) {9} The Gallery
Open Mic and Other Verbal Assaults
Converge, Open to All, Art Gallery, Wine & Refreshments
Hosted by Jack Evans & Shawnte Orion
1229 Grand AV, Phx
Turn West on McKinley ST, Parking Lot in Back
(602) 349 9557