Welcome to Austin Poetry Slam!
You have found Austin’s premiere showcase of slam poetry! We hold a competitive spoken word poetry show every Tuesday night at the Spider House Ballroom on 29th Street!
Location: Spider House Ballroom,
Time: Doors/Sign-up at 7:15pm, Draw at 8pm, Slam Starts at 8:15pm
Price: $6 on Tuesday nights for regular slams, and occasionally $8 or $10 on special nights, such as Quarter Finals, Semi-Finals, IWPS Finals, WOWPS Finals, Slam Bowl or the Nationals Slam Scrimmage.
Slamming: Poets wanting to slam on Tuesdays must sign up at the door before 8pm. All audience members and competing poets pay the same $6 cover.