The New York City
POETRY FESTIVAL
Event Date
July 29th & 30th
OPEN FROM
11 AM - 6 PM
Days
29
Hours
20
Minutes
5
News from the New York City Poetry Festival

We are #stoked to be having Hubert's (delicious, refreshing, amazin') Lemonade @ nycpofest this year !! Sooo good, sooo summer ☀️🍋💖 twitter.com/hubertslemonad…

"I must make a great clatter when I write." -Henry Miller | some valuable info on the process of writing and rewriting in this piece.✨ twitter.com/parisreview/st…

This morning on the 6. #mta #poetry ✨poetry in motion - literally✨

test Twitter Media - This morning on the 6. #mta #poetry ✨poetry in motion - literally✨ https://t.co/2aTsp3cbAl

"...despite the fact that that experience wasn’t mine, I built that bridge." #refugees #poetry good.is/features/award…

One of our favorites. 😍 twitter.com/buttonpoetry/s…

Celebrating Father's Day with "The Writer" by Richard Wilbur - a truly beautiful piece. 🦉✨#poetry #fathersday

test Twitter Media - Celebrating Father's Day with "The Writer" by Richard Wilbur - a truly beautiful piece. 🦉✨#poetry #fathersday https://t.co/y2Sy5iEYNz
11 AM

The festival will open at 11am and close at 6pm on July 29th and 30th, 2017.

Governors Island

Governors Island, a 172 acre island in the heart of New York Harbor, is only 800 yards from Lower Manhattan, and even closer to Brooklyn. It is a world unto itself, unique and full of promise.

250 poets. 5 boroughs. 2 days. ONE CITY.