Important Dates

Please mark your calendars with the important deadlines for Poetry Out Loud in Colorado. (Please note that dates are subject to change.)

December 20, 2021: Deadline to register for 2021-22 POL. Register here

January 31, 2022: Deadline to schedule visiting artist sessions.

February 4, 2022: Deadline to hold school/local contests and determine a school winner.

February 11, 2022: Deadline for school champions to register their intent to participate in State Finals.

March 2, 2022: Colorado Poetry Out Loud State Finals at Lakewood Cultural Center

April 25 - 27, 2022: Poetry Out Loud National Finals in Washington, DC