New York City Poetry Festival

Staten Island Poetry Meetup Group
Staten Island Poetry Meetup Group
Public group
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10th Annual New York City Poetry Festival is a weekend of readings, workshops, open mics, installations, performances, writing activities, bookselling, children's programming, a beer garden, delicious food, and a whole lot of lying around in the grass listening to poetry. This is a FREE and in-person event! If you want to attend via general admission or VIP access/drink specials with admission check out event info here:

When: A two day event!!!

Saturday, July 24, 2021 through Sunday, July 25, 2021

Where: Governors Island

The Governors Island ferries are only free before 12pm each day. The rest of the ferry times require a payment of $3 roundtrip. You can also take the NYC Ferry for $2.75 each way.

Schedule of readings has been posted to this event in the photos. For further information, Check their website for updates: