Poetry Out Loud
State Finals Schedule


Tuesday, March 3
9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.


Grand Theatre
308 Saint Clair St.
Frankfort, KY 40601


Poetry Out Loud is a national recitation contest for high school students that promotes the art of poetry in both the classroom and the community. Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, the Poetry Foundation and the Kentucky Arts Council.

Poetry Out Loud 2020
State Competition Agenda

9 a.m.

9:30 a.m.

9:45 a.m.

11:15 a.m.


1:15 p.m.

1:30 p.m.

2 p.m.

2:30 p.m.

Registration opens


Recitation Round One

Recitations Round Two

Lunch (local restaurants)

Return from Lunch

Top five finalists: Recitation Round Three

Awards Ceremony

Program Concludes

Downtown restaurants and map of downtown Frankfort.


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