Poetry Contest

The 2nd annual Ogden Pride Poetry Slam will be held (tentatively) on July 22 and July 29.

Amateur poets are invited to recite an original poem, of their own construction, inspired by the 2017 Ogden Pride Festival’s theme: Rise Together With Pride.

The contest has two rounds (more if needed). Both rounds will be hosted by Booked on 25th, an independent bookstore at 147 25th St. in Ogden.

For information will be posted as we fill in the details.

2016 Contest:

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Congratulations to Patrick Ramsay, who took first place in the 1st Ogden Pride Poetry Slam. Josh Hoopes was second and Carla Marie was third.

Amateur poets were invited to recite an original poem, of their own construction, inspired by the Ogden Pride Festival’s theme: Pride Elevated.

The contest had two rounds. The first round was on July 23, and the final round was on July 30. Both rounds were hosted by Booked on 25th, an independent bookstore at 147 25th St. in Ogden.

Patrick will receive a 2016 Ogden Pride Festival T-shirt, and he is invited to read his winning poem from the stage at the festival on August 6.

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