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The Watering Hole 2 Day Poetry Festival

Presented by The Watering Hole and Conundrum Music Hall at Conundrum Music Hall, West Columbia SC

Apr 04 - 05 2015
The Watering Hole 2 Day Poetry Festival

In honor of our mission to bring performance and craft in all that we do, The Watering Hole invites you to our 2 Day Poetry Festival the first weekend in April. Here's what you'll experience:
Saturday April 4th 10-4
All Day Workshops 
Langston Hughes Poetry Center 
Student Center 
Allen University – Columbia, SC 
(Reserved seating with paid weekend tickets)

Saturday April 4th 7-10PM
$300 Invitational Slam!

Come one come all to compete for a $300 purse! 
$10 in advance/$15 @ the door


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There are 10 EARLY BIRD PACKAGES for $25

(admission to all events)

Prices for each event:

Saturday Poetry Workshops at the Langston Hughes Poetry Center at Allen University

FREE to all (VIP Seating for all package purchases)

Saturday Night 7-11

Bounty Slam

Conundrum Music Hall, W. Columbia

A Battle to Slam against NPS Winner

Ed Mabrey

$10 in advance/$15 at the Door

Sunday Afternoon 3-6 PM

Sundresses, Sandals, and Spoken Word

Conundrum Music Hall, W. Columbia

An afternoon of poetry, music, and comedy

$10 in advance/$15 at the door

Contact: 240-353-6181



Conundrum Music Hall

626 Meeting Street, West Columbia, SC 29169

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