8th Annual Young voices rise youth poetry festival

The Young Voices Rise City-Wide Slam Championship has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Youth from across the Valley compete in the City-Wide Slam Championship. This commemorative event celebrates the hard work and dedication of students involved in Project Lit during the school year. Hosted in traditional slam fashion, our Youth Poetry Festival highlights poetry performed by both individuals and teams for a community audience. Check out this Spoken Word Championship in action.


The event is free and open to the public.