Who will represent Winnipeg in The Canadian Festival of Spoken Word 2018 in Guelph, ON?
Cheer on your favourite wordsmiths at our biggest event of the year.
The top 8 spoken word poets who have gained the most points throughout the 2018 season will be competing. Qualified poets must bring 2 poems about 3 minutes in length and abide by slam rules, which can be viewed on our website:
Doors — 7:30 p.m.
Competition — 8:00 p.m.
Cash only admission. ATM on site.
WPS is a non-profit arts community. Our goal is to make WPS a positive experience for all competitors, audience members and volunteers. We abide by the Winnipeg Poetry Slam Code of Honour. Washrooms are gender neutral. For more information about The Canadian Festival of Spoken Word visit cfsw.ca
If you're unclear about contest rules, what we stand for at WPS and how you can get involved as a volunteer, please contact
Larysa Musick (Artistic Director) and Joanne Schapanky (Volunteer Coordinator): [email protected]