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Are you looking to buy tickets to this year's Texas Grand Slam? You're in luck! Look below for all of our ticket options (and donation, if you're feeling it.)

To RSVP for your free Prelims & Semi's Tickets, select the Thursday and Friday Dates in the ticket app below. 
To Purchase your Final Stage tickets, select the Saturday date!

Super Early Bird Tickets for final stage are available until SEPTEMBER 11th! Only $5! Limited Supply, order yours today. 

IMPORTANT: To have access to Final Stage, a Prelim or Semis ticket will not get you in. You must purchase a Final Stage Ticket and have proof of purchase to get into final stage.

Check out this year's schedule!

Preliminary and Semi-Final bouts -

Murphy’s Law Pub

Revolution Cafe and Bar

The Village

5:30 PM

Final Stage

Rudder Theatre

Doors: 7:00 PM

Start: 7:30 PM

The Texas Grand Slam Poetry Festival is a 2 day poetry feast featuring 42 poets with the gumption to compete for the Title: Texas Grand Slam Poetry Champion and a $1200 Grand Prize. 

TGS is the answer to those who are hungry, clutching at a Sunday morning back row pew of worry with prayers for poetry. As national and regional poetry slams continue thrive around the country, we invite everyone to return and are proud to present to you the 8th Annual TEXAS GRAND SLAM POETRY FESTIVAL!

Texas Grand Slam is back for 2018! Prelims and Semis on october 19th, and Final Stage on October 20th.

Tickets on sale NOW! 





Prelims and Semis: Murphy’s Law Pub, Revolution Cafe and Bar, The Village

Final Stage: Rudder Theatre


Prelims and Semis: October 19th, 6:00pm

Finals: October 20th, 7:00 PM

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Special thanks to this year's TGS sponsors!

Congratulations to our past winners,

2017 - Alex Luu

2016 - Pages Matam

2015 - Sha'Condria "iCon" Sibley

2014 - Jeremyah "The Fluent One" Payne

2013 - Kevin Burke

2012 - Twain

2011 - Kevin Burke

Check out some of their stuff below!