Beltway Poetry Slam

e77953cb59bf213c1838293eb58712e3The Beltway Poetry Slam runs monthly events with a featured reader and open slam.  The group also hosts a team that competes each year in the National Poetry Slam.  The monthly slam takes place the last Tuesday of each month at 9:00 pm.  Open to writers from DC, VA, and MD.  Busboys and Poets, 625 Monroe St NE, DC. (202) 636-7230. $5 admission. Also note: The Fall 2016 issue, the Slam Issue, featured a number of poets associated with the Beltway Poetry Slam.