House of the Tomato

If a woman wants to be a poet, she must dwell in the house of the tomato. -- Erica Jong

Regional website for the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets, in partnership with the Reader's Loft.


Celebrating, sharing and inspiring poetry throughout Wisconsin.

Back to All Events

Summer Poetry Festival

  • The Reader's Loft 2069 Central Court Green Bay, WI 54311 USA (map)

The lazy days of summer were made for poetry, music, wine and flavory food.

Come experience Green Bay’s first-ever SUMMER POETRY FESTIVAL outside at The Reader’s Loft in London Alley on Saturday, July 30, any time between 1pm to 4pm. 

Relax and revel in poetry under the canopy with Wisconsin poets:

Brittany Cavallaro
Cathryn Cofell
Bruce Dethlefsen, Wisconsin Poet Laureate 2011-2012
Kathryn Gahl
Karla Huston
C. Kubasta
James P. Roberts
Nathan J. Reid 

Groove to local musicians:

Colin J, lyrics & guitar
Palmer Shah, from The Ugly Brothers
Abbey Jeane, special guest
Amy Phillips, singer/songwriter

Enjoy wine by the glass and tasty appetizers.

Poets under the Canopy:


Groove to music by local musicians:

Earlier Event: May 19
Poetry Reading
Later Event: September 29
Poetry Reading

© 2019 House of the Tomato