Carrboro’s Premier Poetry Event


The West End Poetry Festival has changed formats for 2020 to help keep both poetry alive and our poets safe. 

In October, we will have both interactive and asynchronous events celebrating “Poetry for a Change.”

Stay tuned for exciting news:

Friday 10/16 7pm-8:30pm ET Workshop “How to Perform Poetry” via Zoom

Saturday 10/17 4pm-6pm ET Featured Readings with Poets via YouTube & Zoom

Saturday 10/17 Virtual/Asynchronous Pre-Recorded Open Mic via Youtube

We hope you will join us with your poetry again, as we explore new ways to share art and keep our community vibrant.