8th Annual QEW Poetry Slam Timelines: 1b: Past Events (Unseen Archive), 4: Benjamin Brindise Workshops & Events
The Barrel Factory
65 Vandalia St
Buffalo, New York 14204
Date: January 14, 2016
Time: 6:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.
If you explore the 2nd floor of The Barrel Factory you will find a stage, a DJ, microphones and teams of poets ready to take words to battle. Come and sip on some Western New York Style beverages and hear some today’s best poets battle it out for the QEW Slam Title and $700 in prizes.
This event has had seven previous champions and the two most recent, Buffalo’s own Pure Ink Poetry Slam, and Albany’s Nitty Gritty Slam, will both be vying to take back the title. Come join in the lights, the mic, the stage, and celebrate poetry with us!
Pure Ink Poetry, Buffalo NY
Nitty Gritty Slam, Albany NY
Roc Bottom Slam Team, Rochester NY
Pulse Poetry Slam, Jamestown NY
Nickel City, Buffalo, NY