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Poetry Festival in Paterson 2022 (Indoors)
There is a festival happening in Paterson, New Jersey.
- As of September 30, 2022, these are the details that have been released about this event. The event is now an indoors event.
Word Seed Inc. invites you to the fifth annual Paterson Poetry Festival. This three-day poetry extravaganza is taking place in downtown Paterson.
Founded in 2019 Word Seed Inc. is a 501(c) 3 located in Paterson, New Jersey. Our mission is to give voice and support to writers of every age and skill level within our diverse communities. We start with the seed, which is basic literacy in very young children and continue our exploration into the many blooms and blossoms that language becomes as an artistic expression of the mature writer
When is this festival?
October 2, 2022 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
When is the raindate?
No rain date information has been provided.
Is this a one day only festival? Does this event repeat?
This festival will be held on October 1 and 2, 2022.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?Indoor
Is registration required?No
What is there to do at this festival in Paterson?
The Poetry Festival will have the following activities:
- Poetry in Motion Car Show with the Classic Riderz Car Club
- The Paterson Poetry Festival Slam with a cash prize
- Open Mic
- The Speak Series/ Homage Stage
- Lit Fest
- Creative, fun space for kids
- Youth poetry contest
What is the admission price?
This event is being organized and hosted by
Jersey Family Fun is not directly involved with this event and therefore can not answer specific questions about it. Please contact the listed organizer with any questions regarding this event.
Where is this festival happening?
This festival is happening at