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TUES, WED, THURS, FRI: 9am to 6pm
SAT: 8am to 6pm
SUN: 10am to 4pm

Art & Poetry

Celebrate National Poetry Month at an outdoor event featuring some of our city’s most talented spoken word poets competing for cash prizes, while also experiencing the wealth of art and craft talent our region has to offer when fiber artists, potters, painters and jewelry makers bring their wit, work and wares to Findlay Market.

Slam poetry participants could walk away with a big payout! 

1st Place - $250
2nd Place - $125
3rd Place - $100

Schedule of Events:

10am: Art vendors set up
11am: Poetry Open Mic (open to any participant at any level)
12pm-3pm: Spoken Word Competition (must register - see application below)
10am-4pm (all day): Browse the art bazaar, sip a local craft beer in our Biergarten and stock up on all your favorite foods from Market vendors

Don't miss the following special interactive art:
  • Elementz Graffiti Artist
  • WordPlay Typewriter Poems
  • Art For All People Found Poetry & Acrylic Painting
  • Poems on the Spot from Elese Daniel

Vendor Application (click here to view)

Poetry Competition Application (click here to view)