ORANGE - OPEN MIC NIGHT MONDAYS
May
21
7:00 PM19:00

ORANGE - OPEN MIC NIGHT MONDAYS

DESCRIPTION: Every 3rd Monday in March beginning March 19, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm @ Orange Public Library, 348 Main Street, City of Orange Township, NJ.

THEME: Poetry Night
HOST: JUSTICE
FEATURES: JAMES C. ELLERBE (spoken word) & Offkey Lifestyle (music)
PRICE: Free
CONTACT: For more information and to signup, call Godfrey at Orange Cultural Affairs 973-266-4053.

View Event →
HILSBOROUGH - Open Mic Night
May
21
7:00 PM19:00

HILSBOROUGH - Open Mic Night

  • Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DESCRIPTION: It's your time to shine at the library! Share your poetry, short story, or original song. Show off something you've been working on or share an old favorite. Get out your poetry, dust off your guitar, and warm up your voice. Not an artist? That's okay! Join us as we celebrate our community's creativity. If you plan on performing, please let us know your email address and performance type. Emails will go out a day before the event with the order of your performance and the amount of time you have. Will you need a special accommodation (including food allergy if applicable to the program)? If so, please contact the library and provide at least two weeks notice prior to the event date and the library will make every effort to honor all requests. Thereafter, requests will still be considered and may have less of a chance of being honored.

THEME: Open Mic
HOST: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
FEATURES: N/A
PRICE: $10
CONTACT: http://sclsnj.libnet.info/event/577603

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
May
22
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
NEWARK - Evolution Dopen Mic 5/22: Spring Detox Edition
May
22
to May 23

NEWARK - Evolution Dopen Mic 5/22: Spring Detox Edition

  • Cryout Cave: Poetry.Art.Music (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DESCRIPTION: Use this time also to , as said in the literary world, "Kill Your Darlings"---meaning let go of characters, stories, plots, etc (both in your art and in real life) that, while you may love dearly, does not and/or never did serve the overall body of work you provide.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Sean Battle and Kween Moore
FEATURES: N/A
PRICE: $5 Cover
CONTACT: Follow #EvolutionDopenMic on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more information.

View Event →
May
23
7:00 PM19:00

MONTCLAIR - A Creative Battery Pack for Poets

DESCRIPTION:Elinor Mattern, poet, artist, retired English professor, Atlantic Cape Community College - This three part series will help you generate, develop and revise a number of new poems. We will read poems, take apart poems, start new poems, revise poems, and discuss what makes poems work (Or not). And you will leave with new drafts, as well as techniques, strategies, creative prompts and motivation.

THEME: Poetry Workshop
HOST: Elinor Mattern
FEATURES: N/A
PRICE: $25 Per Session
CONTACT: (201) 259-9801 thecreativitycaravan.com

View Event →
NEWARK - CAVE Nights Open Mic ft RAP Phenomenal (BET Freestyle Friday)
May
25
7:30 PM19:30

NEWARK - CAVE Nights Open Mic ft RAP Phenomenal (BET Freestyle Friday)

DESCRIPTION: A part of our CAVE NIGHT Series...
Experience some of the most talented names in Poetry & Music from all over the Tri-State Area and beyond in an intimate environment. Get your sexy on, grab your girlfriends and your man and come get LIVE with us at #CAVENIGHTS

THEME: Live Performances | Mix and Mingle | Afterparty
HOST: STEVE STRICKLAND
FEATURE: RAP Phenomenal (BET Freestyle Friday)
PRICE: $10 Gen Adv. Tickets | $15 @ Door | $10 Students w/ ID
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/cryoutcave/

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
May
25
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
May
29
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
May
30
7:00 PM19:00

MONTCLAIR - A Creative Battery Pack for Poets

DESCRIPTION:Elinor Mattern, poet, artist, retired English professor, Atlantic Cape Community College - This three part series will help you generate, develop and revise a number of new poems. We will read poems, take apart poems, start new poems, revise poems, and discuss what makes poems work (Or not). And you will leave with new drafts, as well as techniques, strategies, creative prompts and motivation.

THEME: Poetry Workshop
HOST: Elinor Mattern
FEATURES: N/A
PRICE: $25 Per Session
CONTACT: (201) 259-9801 thecreativitycaravan.com

View Event →
PATERSON - SPOKEN WORD POETRY JAM
May
31
8:00 PM20:00

PATERSON - SPOKEN WORD POETRY JAM

DESCRIPTION: Thursday May 31st at 8pm at Casa Montego in Paterson my guy Poet/MC Chris Rockwell https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/ will be presenting and hosting another installment of his “Poetry Jam”! Among the Featured Performers will be Will Smith aka “Chill Smith” https://www.facebook.com/chillsmithchill/SaraEve FerminJoseph Quiroz, & Melissa Seeger. There’s also an Open Mic. Come out and see some good talent in action. Watch these videos of some of the acts a little sample of what will transpire. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=gzzgsGXTUuA - https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=zevosl-SVQs

THEME: Open Mic & Features
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: MELISSA MEJIA, ARIANA MATERAI, JOSEPH QUIROZ, CLAUDIA MATOS, SARAEVE FERMIN, CHILL SMITH
PRICE: NO COVER 21+
CONTACT: (973) 595-1057

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jun
1
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jun
5
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
POINT PLEASANT - Crushed Beneath Poetry Presents: E. Pluribus Unum
Jun
7
6:30 PM18:30

POINT PLEASANT - Crushed Beneath Poetry Presents: E. Pluribus Unum

DESCRIPTION: Coming to you live!! 4 years strong! Heavy metal poet and Lady A invite you to another round of open mic!! Calling all poets, musicians, all forms of artists!! Get your ass down to Crushed Beneath Poetry!!! Free event..food, great people, friends, good times!! Grab all your friends!!! Lets make this big! Thank you for the support all these years! Lets go! See you there!!

THEME: Open Mic
HOST: Dennis Townsend
FEATURES: Open Mic
PRICE: FREE
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/110576333112124/

View Event →
NEWARK - CAVE Nights Open Mic ft ft Rob Hylton (Godfather of Jersey Poetry)
Jun
8
7:30 PM19:30

NEWARK - CAVE Nights Open Mic ft ft Rob Hylton (Godfather of Jersey Poetry)

DESCRIPTION: A part of our CAVE NIGHT Series...
Experience some of the most talented names in Poetry & Music from all over the Tri-State Area and beyond in an intimate environment. Get your sexy on, grab your girlfriends and your man and come get LIVE with us at #CAVENIGHTS

THEME: Live Performances | Mix and Mingle | Afterparty
HOST: STEVE STRICKLAND
FEATURE: ROB HYLTON (Godfather of Jersey Poetry)
PRICE: $10 Gen Adv. Tickets | $15 @ Door | $10 Students w/ ID
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/cryoutcave/

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jun
8
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jun
12
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
MONTCLAIR - Words on Wednesday
Jun
13
7:00 PM19:00

MONTCLAIR - Words on Wednesday

Please join us for Words on Wednesdays, a new monthly poetry series with 1-2 featured readers and a generous open mic hosted by Charles Joseph and Joseph Quiroz. Admission is free, and Montclair digs poetry, so come early to sign up for an opportunity to share your work with the audience. Also, all are welcome to the show, so feel free to share this event with your friends. 

Please note: Words on Wednesdays is a safe space for people and poets from all walks of life, and although we believe in free speech, hate speech will not be tolerated. https://www.facebook.com/thecreativitycaravan/

View Event →
Jersey City Slam: Open Mic
Jun
14
6:00 PM18:00

Jersey City Slam: Open Mic

DESCRIPTION:Congrats to our 2018 Jersey City Slam Team: Nelly, Sean, ChyKonic, Aaya and Karma! The season might be over but we will still be here having fun. Our open mic is open to music, stand-up comedy, poetry and bar tricks. Veterans and newcomers are welcome! Friendly reminder please no outside food or drinks. Tea NJ has amazing vegan fare along with an assortment of hot cold beverages like Bubble Tea! Doors open at 6:00 PM and the show starts promptly at 7 PM.

THEME: Open Mic
HOST: JERSEY CITY SLAM
FEATURES: Open Mic
PRICE: Free
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/1798126770497011/

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jun
15
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
ORANGE - OPEN MIC NIGHT
Jun
18
7:00 PM19:00

ORANGE - OPEN MIC NIGHT

DESCRIPTION:
Every 3rd Monday in March beginning March 19, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm @ Orange Public Library, 348 Main Street, City of Orange Township, NJ.

THEME: Poetry Night
HOST: JUSTICE
FEATURES: Open Mic
PRICE: Free
CONTACT: For more information and to signup, call Godfrey at Orange Cultural Affairs 973-266-4053.

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jun
19
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jun
22
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jun
26
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jun
29
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jul
3
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jul
6
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jul
10
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
MONTCLAIR - Words on Wednesday
Jul
11
7:00 PM19:00

MONTCLAIR - Words on Wednesday

Please join us for Words on Wednesdays, a new monthly poetry series with 1-2 featured readers and a generous open mic hosted by Charles Joseph and Joseph Quiroz. Admission is free, and Montclair digs poetry, so come early to sign up for an opportunity to share your work with the audience. Also, all are welcome to the show, so feel free to share this event with your friends. 

Please note: Words on Wednesdays is a safe space for people and poets from all walks of life, and although we believe in free speech, hate speech will not be tolerated. https://www.facebook.com/thecreativitycaravan/

View Event →
Copy of BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jul
13
8:00 PM20:00

Copy of BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
NEWARK - Not Enough Words Presents: Pulsar The Concert
Jul
14
7:00 PM19:00

NEWARK - Not Enough Words Presents: Pulsar The Concert

DESCRIPTION: Come witness the live performances from my spoke word album, “Pulsar.” I had such a great time at my album release party that I decided to have a concert featuring the artist that are apart of “Pulsar.” If you missed my album release, you don’t want to miss this! If you made my album release, you don’t want to miss this!

THEME: Spoken Word Concert
HOST: ToriLive
FEATURES: IAm IMega, Chavaughn O'neal, Uninvited, Ras Heru, Godess Daye, "No Haikus" Challenge Winner - Music by DJ MUMZ
PRICE: $20 @DOOR - $15 ADVANCE NEWLLC.TICKETLEAP.COM
CONTACT: See Contact Us

View Event →
ORANGE - OPEN MIC NIGHT
Jul
16
7:00 PM19:00

ORANGE - OPEN MIC NIGHT

DESCRIPTION:
Every 3rd Monday in March beginning March 19, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm @ Orange Public Library, 348 Main Street, City of Orange Township, NJ.

THEME: Poetry Night
HOST: JUSTICE
FEATURES: Open Mic
PRICE: Free
CONTACT: For more information and to signup, call Godfrey at Orange Cultural Affairs 973-266-4053.

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jul
17
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jul
20
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jul
24
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
NEWARK - Profess: Sean Battle's Book Release Party/ Concert
Jul
24
to Jul 25

NEWARK - Profess: Sean Battle's Book Release Party/ Concert

  • Cryout Cave: Poetry.Art.Music (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The event takes place Newark, NJ's newest venue, the #CryOutCave, and will see the man nicknamed #Professor share selected poems from the book, as well as showcase artists---all who are teachers in their own way---who exemplify the artistry he's surrounded by.

WHEN: Saturday, July 24th
WHERE: #CryOutCave (41 Bloomfield Avenue, Newark, NJ)
START TIME: 8 pm
ADVANCE ADMISSION: $10 (w/ copy of the book)*
DOOR ADMISSION: $20 (w/ signed copy of the book)
*STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS*
https://www.facebook.com/events/508498299527538/

View Event →
Copy of BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
Jul
27
8:00 PM20:00

Copy of BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
BAYVILLE - Soulsational Festival - Offical Event Page 2018
Jul
28
11:00 AM11:00

BAYVILLE - Soulsational Festival - Offical Event Page 2018

A "Soulsational" Summer Event is coming to the Jersey Shore! Register for FREE today to get entered into mutiple free prize and gift drawing at the festival July 28, 2018!!

Soulsational is AAA recognized; and has won awards including “Best Family Festival” and “Best Summer Even on the Jersey Shore.” It is a day of celebration that brings over 5,000 thousand people together from the Jersey Shore community in the spirit of hope, healing, and harmony! With continuous duel stage entertainment including great local original New Jersey musicians, numerous free group classes, A kids village, an art gallery, poets corner and live demonstrations. The day will also be packed with a full schedule of free events for the entire family of all ages; and with over 150 vendors and Food Trucks. Some featured vendors this year include businesses such as The Vitamin Shoppe, Hannah Mary, and Ocean Organics; plus more. The event will be rounded off with interactive exhibits, healthy food options and organic beer, and with numerous planned activities- there is something for everyone!

Contact: Michelle Leonard
Email:michelleleonarddirector@gmail.com
Phone: 732-664-9348
Website: http://www.soulsational.info/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/SoulsationalMusicWellnessFestival
*** CLICK FOR MORE DETAILS ***

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
Jul
31
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
JERSEY CITY - Backroom Broadsides
Aug
7
7:30 PM19:30

JERSEY CITY - Backroom Broadsides

DESCRIPTION: A spoken word series presented by James Ruggie & the Riverview Neighborhood Association.  FIRST TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH - The Parlour Room Opens at 7:30 PM - Open Mic Starts at 8:00 PM

THEME: Open Mic & Feature 
HOST: Charles Joseph and Joseph Quiroz
FEATURES: 2 Featured Readers
PRICE: FREE
CONTACT: (201) 984-2775 foxandcrowjc.com

View Event →
NEWARK - Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival
Oct
18
8:00 AM08:00

NEWARK - Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival

  • New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DESCRIPTION: The largest poetry festival in North America returns to NJPAC and Newark's Downtown Arts District for four days of poetry readings, performances, discussions and music. The 17th biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, featuring over 60 poets and musicians and more than 120 poetry events over four days, will take place at NJPAC as well as historic churches, museums and other venues within easy walking distance. Called "Wordstock" by The New York Times, the four days of the Dodge Poetry Festival's readings, performances and discussions will feature renowned poets including Elizabeth Alexander, President Obama's first inaugural poet; bestselling authors Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine and Sapphire; former U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera; literary legends Eileen Myles and Ntozake Shange; Pulitzer Prize winners Sharon Olds and Gregory Pardlo; and many more.

THEME: Open Mic
HOST: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
FEATURES: Elizabeth, Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine & Sapphire, Juan Felipe Herrera, Eileen Myles, Ntozake Shange, Sharon Olds, & Gregory Pardlo
PRICE: Ticketmaster
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/918713111622731/

View Event →
NEWARK - Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival
Oct
19
8:00 AM08:00

NEWARK - Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival

  • New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DESCRIPTION: The largest poetry festival in North America returns to NJPAC and Newark's Downtown Arts District for four days of poetry readings, performances, discussions and music. The 17th biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, featuring over 60 poets and musicians and more than 120 poetry events over four days, will take place at NJPAC as well as historic churches, museums and other venues within easy walking distance. Called "Wordstock" by The New York Times, the four days of the Dodge Poetry Festival's readings, performances and discussions will feature renowned poets including Elizabeth Alexander, President Obama's first inaugural poet; bestselling authors Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine and Sapphire; former U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera; literary legends Eileen Myles and Ntozake Shange; Pulitzer Prize winners Sharon Olds and Gregory Pardlo; and many more.

THEME: Open Mic
HOST: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
FEATURES: Elizabeth, Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine & Sapphire, Juan Felipe Herrera, Eileen Myles, Ntozake Shange, Sharon Olds, & Gregory Pardlo
PRICE: Ticketmaster
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/918713111622731/

View Event →
NEWARK - Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival
Oct
20
8:00 AM08:00

NEWARK - Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival

  • New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DESCRIPTION: The largest poetry festival in North America returns to NJPAC and Newark's Downtown Arts District for four days of poetry readings, performances, discussions and music. The 17th biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, featuring over 60 poets and musicians and more than 120 poetry events over four days, will take place at NJPAC as well as historic churches, museums and other venues within easy walking distance. Called "Wordstock" by The New York Times, the four days of the Dodge Poetry Festival's readings, performances and discussions will feature renowned poets including Elizabeth Alexander, President Obama's first inaugural poet; bestselling authors Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine and Sapphire; former U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera; literary legends Eileen Myles and Ntozake Shange; Pulitzer Prize winners Sharon Olds and Gregory Pardlo; and many more.

THEME: Open Mic
HOST: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
FEATURES: Elizabeth, Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine & Sapphire, Juan Felipe Herrera, Eileen Myles, Ntozake Shange, Sharon Olds, & Gregory Pardlo
PRICE: Ticketmaster
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/918713111622731/

View Event →
NEWARK - Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival
Oct
21
8:00 AM08:00

NEWARK - Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival

  • New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DESCRIPTION: The largest poetry festival in North America returns to NJPAC and Newark's Downtown Arts District for four days of poetry readings, performances, discussions and music. The 17th biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, featuring over 60 poets and musicians and more than 120 poetry events over four days, will take place at NJPAC as well as historic churches, museums and other venues within easy walking distance. Called "Wordstock" by The New York Times, the four days of the Dodge Poetry Festival's readings, performances and discussions will feature renowned poets including Elizabeth Alexander, President Obama's first inaugural poet; bestselling authors Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine and Sapphire; former U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera; literary legends Eileen Myles and Ntozake Shange; Pulitzer Prize winners Sharon Olds and Gregory Pardlo; and many more.

THEME: Open Mic
HOST: Somerset County Library System of New Jersey
FEATURES: Elizabeth, Sandra Cisneros, Claudia Rankine & Sapphire, Juan Felipe Herrera, Eileen Myles, Ntozake Shange, Sharon Olds, & Gregory Pardlo
PRICE: Ticketmaster
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/918713111622731/

View Event →

TEANECK - Davidson Garrett & Lulu Lolo Featured at Classic Quiche Cafe
May
19
7:00 PM19:00

TEANECK - Davidson Garrett & Lulu Lolo Featured at Classic Quiche Cafe

DESCRIPTION: The Palisades Poetry Series will feature poets / performance artists. The quiches are famous, and there are also other wonderful entrees, as well as coffees, teas, & desserts.

THEME: Open Mic & Features
HOST: North Jersey Literary Community
FEATURES: Davidson Garrett & Lulu Lolo
PRICE: $10 minimum. Come early and enjoy a relaxing meal.
CONTACT: Café phone: 201-692-0150

View Event →
BAYVILLE -  The Well Open Mic
May
18
8:00 PM20:00

BAYVILLE - The Well Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: The Well is a weekly open mic coffeehouse which provides a gathering place for those interested in the arts and a creative outlet for musicians, poets, painters, and others who want to share their artistic passions and talents with the community. *** CLICK EVENT FOR MORE INFORMATION ***

THEME: Open Mic - *Please note that The Well is an ages 17+ event*

HOST: The Well

FEATURE: N/A

PRICE: FREE

CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/163001747726644/

View Event →
NEWARK - NEW JERU SLAM TEAM FUNDRAISER
May
18
7:30 PM19:30

NEWARK - NEW JERU SLAM TEAM FUNDRAISER

DESCRIPTION: 🎇🎇NEXT FRIDAY #NewJeruSLAM is BACK IN FULL EFFECT!!!🎇🎇

Y'all already knew #WeSLAM but this is a #fundraiser and where's the FUN in that ❓❗❓❗So its only right that we mix it up a bit. Instead of the team slamming again, each member of the 2018 New Jeru Slam team will SPONSOR A POET OF THEIR CHOICE choice ( who has won at least 1 previous slam) TO SLAM IT OUT AND EARN A SLOT IN NEW JERU FINALS NEXT YEAR ❗🏆❗🏆❗🏆❗ *** CLICK TITLE FOR MORE INFO ***

THEME: ~~~SLAM 🎆🎉FOR🎉🎇 SLOT~~~
HOST: STEVE STRICKLAND
FEATURE: SLAMMERS
PRICE: 💸💸ONLY SPEND 10 TO GET IN💰💰
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/cryoutcave/

View Event →
NEWARK - 360 Poetry Night Ft. Tiqua Muhammadi: DIVINITY
May
18
7:30 PM19:30

NEWARK - 360 Poetry Night Ft. Tiqua Muhammadi: DIVINITY

DESCRIPTION: Come join the 360 Poetry Night family as we pay honor to our Mothers, Sisters, Earths, and Queens, and also celebrate the impact and legacy of our dear brother Malcom X. Our Featured Artist is no other than the powerful and beautiful mother herself, Tiqua Muhammadi. She is back at the Source and ready to unleash her fiery wisdom to the world. Justice will be your host, DJ Lady C will be setting the vibe like only she can, Martha Masani Barnwell guarantees that the food will be delicious as always, and the dev8tor dancers will be in the building, they have them moves you have to see for yourself to believe. All poets, singers, rappers, dancers etc, the open mic is yours if you can handle it. Doors open at 7:30pm @Source of Knowledge Bookstore 867 Broad Street, Newark NJ. $10 at the door. Don’t meet me there… beat me there.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature 
HOST: Justice
FEATURES: Tiqua Muhammadi
PRICE: $10
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/204036896869654/

View Event →
UNION - Rhythm & Words, Session 7: "Writing Between The Lines"
May
18
7:00 PM19:00

UNION - Rhythm & Words, Session 7: "Writing Between The Lines"

DESCRIPTION: SESSION 7: "WRITING BETWEEN THE LINES" brings us Poet and Fellow Workshop Facilitator, Jersey City's own Ortavia "WISDOM" Jackson! As the night's Guest Artist, Wisdom will not only display for Writers her profound poetic abilities but she will also co-facilitate Creative Instruction and enlighten us about the Writing Between The Lines workshop.

THEME:Poetry Workshop & Open Mic
HOST: Ras Heru
FEATURES: Jersey City's own Ortavia "WISDOM" Jackson!
PRICE: $10 Eventbrite
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/813080308892146/

View Event →
TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy
May
15
6:00 PM18:00

TOMS RIVER - Open Mic Night: Music, Poetry, Comedy

DESCRIPTION: Chris Rockwell is going down tonight from 6pm-9pm at the chill Toms River establishment Cafe Enigma! Poets, Comics, and Musicians come hit the mic and share your talent.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature
HOST: Chris Rockwell
FEATURES: TBA
PRICE: $4 food/drink minimum. BYOB 21+
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/mrchrisrockwell/

View Event →
MONTCLAIR - Words on Thursday
May
10
7:00 PM19:00

MONTCLAIR - Words on Thursday

DESCRIPTION: Please join us on THURSDAY, May 10th 2018 for the sixth installment of Words on Wednesdays, a monthly poetry series at the Creativity Caravan, 28 South Fullerton Avenue, Montclair, NJ—from 7-9pm—with 2 featured readers and a generous open mic hosted by Charles Joseph and Joseph Quiroz. Admission is free, and Montclair digs poetry, so come early to sign up for an opportunity to share your work with the audience. Also, all are welcome to the show, so feel free to share this event with your friends.

THEME: Open Mic & Feature 
HOST: Charles Joseph and Joseph Quiroz
FEATURES: John Dorsey and Matthew Haines, are special guests visiting from Osage Arts Community in Belle, Missouri ....SO COME ALL YE FAITHFUL and UNFAITHFUL?
PRICE: FREE
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/thecreativitycaravan/

View Event →
Jersey City Slam: Open Mic
May
10
6:00 PM18:00

Jersey City Slam: Open Mic

DESCRIPTION: Congrats to our 2018 Jersey City Slam Team: Nelly, Sean, ChyKonic, Aaya and Karma!

The season might be over but we will still be here having fun. Our open mic is open to music, stand-up comedy, poetry and bar tricks. Veterans and newcomers are welcome! Friendly reminder please no outside food or drinks. Tea NJ has amazing vegan fare along with an assortment of hot cold beverages like Bubble Tea! Doors open at 6:00 PM and the show starts promptly at 7 PM.

THEME: Open Mic
HOST: Jersey City Slam
FEATURES: N/A
PRICE: FREE
CONTACT: https://www.facebook.com/events/246256082783891/

View Event →