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Pacific Northwest Venues

For those who like to sample a wide range of poetry
Please note: During  COVID, Many venues went on in-person Hiatus.
We are now seeing events reemerge. Some of the list might have folded or changed dates and/or times.
Please check with the event before you go.



Vancouver Poetry Slam (BC)




Everett Poetry Night (Updated 7.8.2022)

Weekly 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The Sisters Restaurant

2804 Grand Ave.

Everett, WA 98201

Bellingham Poetry Night

Easy Speak Seattle (Updated 4.20.2022)

1st & 4th Mondays  - 6:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Wedgwood Ale House

8515 35th Ave NE Seattle WA 98115


Redmond Association of Spoken Word (Updated 4.11.2022)
2nd Tuesday of the month - Poetry & Prose Feedback 6:30 PM on ZOOM


Duvall Poetry (Updated 4.11.2022)

1st Wednesday of the month
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
The Rustic Cabin Coffee
15715 Main Street Northeast Suite 105
Duvall, Washington 98019

Rain City Slam (Seattle)

The Salt Shaker (Updated 4.28.2022)

presented by Really Serious Literature. 

Last Wednesday of the month.

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Lucky Dime

1618 Hewitt Ave,

Everett, Washington


SoulFood Poetry Night (Redmond) - 3rd Thursday (Updated 4.11.2022)

on ZOOM for foreseeable future.

Tiger Talk, Paper Tiger Coffee, (Vancouver) -3rd Thursday

Write Riot (Bellingham) - 3rd Thursday 

Ghost Town, Niche Wine and Art Bar  (Vancouver) - 2nd Thursday

Olympia People's Mic


Redmond Association of Spoken Word (Updated 4.11.2022)
Last Friday of the Month - 7 PM - 9 PM at Centro Cultural Mexicano
7945 Gilman St, Redmond, WA 98052



Arts of Kenmore - (Updated 4.11.2022)

2nd Saturdays 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

192 Brewing Co. Lake Trail Taproom

7324 NE 175th ST, Kenmore

Do not have official name - (Updated 4.20.2022)

3rd Saturdays 6:00 p.m. to 7:030 p.m.

TSUGA Fine Art & Framing

10101 Main ST Suite A.,

Bothel WA 98011

Kitchen Sessions Bellingham - Restarting in October 2022

(Occasional Saturdays Invite Only)


Ghost Mic - Poetry in the Park - (Seasonal/Weather dependent) (updated 9.11.2023)

The 2023 Season has concluded.

5:30 p.m. to Dusk (Looking to begin 2024 season in May)

Lowell Riverfront Park (This will be our new home in 2024)

Lowell-Snohomish River Road

Everett, WA 98201


Inland Northwest - Spokane



Spokane Poetry Slam - 1st Sunday & 3rd Monday 


Broken Mic (Updated 4.11.2022)

6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Neato Burrito

827 W. 1st Spokane, WA

(509) 842-2428




Portland Poetry Slam (updated 4.20.2022)

Every Sunday  3:30 p.m.

Tiny's Coffee

2027 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212

Rialto Corner Bar, Tuesdays

Thems Fightin' Words, Portland, Last Friday
Tony's Tavern, First Monday, Portland


Eugene Poetry Slam - 2nd Saturday (October - June)

Poetry For The People - 3rd Saturday


Boise Poetry Slam(s) - 4th Monday, 3rd Thursday, 2nd Wednesday -

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