• 7560 N Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO

Art Aloud is in it’s 17th year!!! Join us throughout April at 4 different locations, to celebrate National Poetry Month with art and sharing of the written word/poetry. This exhibit collaborates artists, poets, authors, musicians and venues, and at each venue reception is a live poetry/open mic. Please join us at each reception and share your beautiful written word. Everyone is welcome to attend and encouraged to share!

Hooked on Books Downtown:

1st Friday April 5, 2024, 5-7 p.m.

12 East Bijou, CS 80903

Phone: (719) 419-7660


Rico’s Café

2nd Tuesday, April 9, 2024 6-8 p.m.

322 N. Tejon St. CS 80903


Additional Open Mic Nights on the 3rd Tuesdays on April 16, May 21, and June 18, 6-8 p.m.


Sand Creek Library:

2nd Saturday, April 13, 2024

Open House is 10-Noon,

Artist may read in the recording studio from Noon – 1 or 2

1821 S Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80916


Academy Art & Frame Co:

3rd Friday, April 19, 2024, 4-7 p.m.

7560 N. Academy Blvd. CS 80920 Phone:

(719) 265-6694