Now Accepting BYOV Submissions for the 2020 Festival

We are now accepting submissions for community members to host their own events during the 2020 festival. The BYOVs (Bring Your Own Venues) will take place during the festival week, April 24 to May 3. Please note that all BYOV events are self-funded, with the Poetry Festival providing advertising and program support.

Please submit a one to two page proposal to by January 10th with the following information:

  • Event description and title
  • Proposed artists or partners
  • Host organization
  • Venue

Please email if you have any questions.