Open Mic

These events include the opportunity for anyone to read their own work.

7 Event(s) Found


February 20, 2017 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm


Come one and all to the February edition of Santa Barbara's Favorite Poem reading! Bring a poem or two to…

Atkinson Open Mic

Cole’s Big Fat Poetry Jam

March 9, 2017 7:00 pm

Atkinson Art Gallery, SBCC

This is an open mic poetry event hosted by Cole in association with the writing club! There will be pizza,…

Poetry Zone: Jan Steckel and Steve Braff

April 9, 2017 2:00 am

Karpeles Manuscript Library

On Sunday, April 9th, from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm, the Poetry Zone at the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum in…


April 17, 2017 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm


A community favorite, hosted by Lois Klein on the 3rd Monday of each month. Bring a poem or two, not…

Ars Poetica: The Art of Poetry

April 25, 2017 7:00 pm

Carrillo Recreation Center (corner of Carrillo and Anacapa)

In honor of National Poetry Month, you are invited to read your “ars poetica”, or one written by someone else:…

Poetry Zone

June 11, 2017 2:00 pm

Karpeles Manuscript Library

Rick Lupert, whose Poetry Superhighway invigorates the Internet with very current poetry, will read, followed by an Open Mic. Hosted…

Poetry Zone

July 9, 2017 2:00 pm

Karpeles Manuscript Library

Friday Gretchen and Fernando Alberto Salinas! Poetry Zone happens the 3rd Sunday of every month at the Karpeles Manuscript Library…