POSTPONED!
1st Annual
Poetry on the Beach

DUE TO THE RECENT OUTBREAK OF COVID-19/NOVEL CORONAVIRUS, WE ARE POSTPONING THIS EVENT. ALL TICKETS WILL BE VALID FOR A FUTURE DATE, YET TO BE DETERMINED. WE ANTICIPATE AN AUGUST/SEPTEMBER DATE. PLEASE FOLLOW OUR FACEBOOK PAGE OR CHECK BACK HERE FOR UPDATES.

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clearing my mind/unburdening me of the rest/drawing me to the tactile, the feel of beach sand”

Raymond A Foss

EVENT Schedule

All events to be held at Rockport Beach, 210 Seabreeze Dr.

Sunrise Poetry Reading with Rebecca Hall– 7:00am

Bring your own blanket or chair.

Words of Welcome –7:15am
Coffee and Meet and Greet– 7:15am-8:00am

Sponsored by: Bella la Brew

South Texas Poets Panel – 8:00am-9:45am

Panel to include: Robin Carstensen, Janet Kuypers, Andrea “Vocab” Sanderson, Edward Vidaurre

Break –9:45am-10:00am

Sponsored by:

Break Out Sessions – 10:00am-11:45am

Choose one:

Plein Air Poetry with Karen Tardiff or Session with Sarah Lenz
Lunch and Meet and Greet – 11:45am-1:00pm

Lunch Available from Rosita’s Taco Shop
Buy your lunch ticket and enjoy a Taco Bar with beans and rice!

Texas Poet Laureate Emmy Pérez – 1:00pm-1:50pm

Emmy Pérez, Texas Poet Laureate 2020.

Open Mic – 2:00pm-4:00pm We will open up the floor to the public for an Open Mic.

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Lunch will be catered by Rosita’s Taco Shop.  Coming from out of town?  Discounted rooms available at the Hampton Inn.

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