Poetry & Beer
Slam, Open Mic, & Feature: First Wednesdays · 7:00 · Tractor Wells Park · 21+, All Ages With Parent/Guardian
ABQ’s longest-running slam is a chill, easy-going bar reading. Started in 1992 by Jim Reily, its got a lengthy résumé for forthright, ballsy, experimental, heart-wrenching and hard-hitting poems. Come prepared to reach out from the stage.
Third Wednesdays · 7:00 · Winning Coffee Co. · All ages
Slam, Open Mic & Featured reading. Qualifies for both ABQ Slams and UNM/CNM Loboslam Teams.
A Quarterly Event: Saturday TBA · 6:00 · Winning Coffee Co. · All ages
A queer poetry slam and open mic.
Hosted by Erin Northern
Poetry & Beer: Slam · 243-6752
Out-Spoken, Lobo Slam, · 266-0000