SUMMER POETRY WALKS
Find poetic inspiration in natural and urban settings with walks and writing sessions in various Redmond city parks and trails. There will be option time to share and discuss your own poetry from the walks.
6:30pm, Second Wednesdays May to August*
FEATURED PARKS & TRAILS
May 14: Farrel-McWhirter Farm Park
June 11: Redmond Central Connector, meet at the SIGNALS piece near the intersection of 161st Ave NE and Bear Creek Parkway
July 9: Redmond Watershed Preserve
August 13: Sammamish River Trail, meet at City Hall
*Look for the poetry tent!
POETS IN THE PARK Poetry Festival
Celebrate poetry in the park during this day-long poetry festival featuring nationally recognized poets. Enjoy poetry readings, activities and vendors at our Cafe and Picnic Stages, poetry bookfair, workshops, and more. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the lawn or in our cafe area. Espresso and ice cream sales will be provided by local vendors.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
11am to 5pm
Free to the public
Anderson Park is located at 7802 168th Ave NE, Redmond, WA. You'll find plenty of free street parking (come early to park closer to the event).
Find more information about the event, including lineup and book fair details, please visit our Poet Laureate page.