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Poets' Picnic

Saturday May 25, 2019

6500 Coors Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120






Kent Swanson

Phone: 897-8831
Website: Click to Visit

Local poets and artists join for this unique exhibit and day of poetry, including Albuquerque Poet Laureate Michelle Otero, Megan Baldrige, Dale Harris and live jazz from Last Call.


Albuquerque’s calligraphy society Escribiente, the New Mexico Book Arts Guild Libros, the New Mexico State Poetry Society (NMSPS), the Open Space Alliance, and dozens of local poets and artists have come together for this unique art exhibit and day of spoken word poetry. This year’s featured poets include Albuquerque Poet Laureate Michelle Otero, Megan Baldrige, Dale Harris, Don McIver, Donald Levering, and Scott Wiggerman. Enjoy live jazz with Albuquerque’s own “Last Call” and outstanding views of the Sandia Mountains and the Rio Grande bosque, followed by spoken word and visual art through the Visitor Center’s grounds and galleries. Join us for this family-friendly event! See or call 505-897-8831 for more details.