The 2nd Annual Syracuse Poetry Awards

April 26, 2015 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

The Syracuse Poetry Awards is a budding demonstration of how performance, the arts and the power of spokenword has helped to transform lives, people and communities. The Underground Poetry Spot began the Syracuse Poetry Awards last year to celebrate several writers and performers in the Syracuse area. UPS understands that artists who devote their time to improving their city, their craft and those around them deserve to be celebrated and encouraged.

The event will feature live music, performances, wine and appetizers. Awards for and performances by: Teaching Artist of the Year, Youth Poet of the Year, Best Collection of Poems, Performance Poem of the Year,  Venue of the Year and Poet of the Year. Tickets are $18/two or $10 each and can be purchased here: