Thanks to everybody that made our Indiegogo dreams come true!

Thanks Star Tribune for naming SlamMN! Best Of in the State!

Thanks Star Tribune for naming SlamMN! Best Of in the State!

In our 18th year our world famous Erotica Slam is now a 3 day long Erotica Tournament!

24 Poets from all over the midwest are competing.1 $500 Grand Prize for the hottest words in the City!
Get your tickets here!

Upcoming Shows

We are in the process of moving our full website over to Word Sprout (wordsprout.org) since we have grown into a full fledged company that produces more than just poetry slams. Find us at our new home for all the latest and greatest! 

Some quick calendar hints:
(These are general rules-some months have exceptions so check the official calendar before showing up someplace)

*1st Tuesdays: Story SlamMN! Check the theme for the month/5 minute stories/8:00 show/$5.00 cover
*1st Saturdays Speakin’ Easy at Butter Cafe 7:00 pm $5-$10 donations 
*2nd Tuesdays: Word Ninjas Open Mic 5-7 minutes 8:00 sign-up/8:30 show $3 suggested donation
*2nd Wednesdays: OUTspoken! Queer Open Mic: 7 minutes 6:30 doors/7:30 doors $5 Fox Egg Gallery
*3rd Fridays: New Sh!t Show: 7:30 show $5 Fox Egg Gallery
*3rd Sundays: Encyclopedia Shows/$10 or $8 Student/Fringe 7:00 doors/7:30 show
*4th Tuesdays: Poetry SlamMN! $7 7:00 doors/8:00show

Special Thanks to our venue sponsor Kieran’s Irish Pub and 2 Gingers Whiskey!

Special Thanks to our venue sponsor Kieran’s Irish Pub and 2 Gingers Whiskey!

Come check out the most hard-core slams in Minneapolis.
Highly entertaining (Star Tribune).
Nationally competitive.
Hosted by Allison Broeren,”the force behind competitive poetry in the Twin Cities (City Pages).”
Tuesday nights.
Kieran’s Irish Pub.

Kieran’s

Check out our venue Kieran’s Irish Pub for directions, menus, and other information.
Our shows are open to all ages, but we don’t censor or screen for content.
Shows range from $3-$10.  Cash, Checks, Credit Cards Accepted. 
Full menu and bar service throughout all of our shows!