Tattered Cover Book Store has grown over forty-three years into one of the premier bookstores in America, with four unique locations in the Denver Metro area (LoDo, Colfax, Littleton, and in Union Station). The stores are filled with antique furniture and lots of nooks and crannies for browsing and reading. Tattered Cover has decades of experience hosting authors, averaging nearly 500 writers, illustrators, celebrities and other special guests each year. We sell e-books, new and used books, bargain books, and rare collectible editions.
The Mercury Cafe is powered by the Wind and the Sun. We serve Local, Organic Food, and Community is our purpose. We are a three ring circus with Music, Dance, Theater & Poetry. In the Rose Dining Room you can expect quiet beautiful Jazz & Classical Musicians. In the Jungle Dining Room you will find song with Concerts, Community Theater, Flamenco, Opera, Poetry, Films, and later in the evening, up and coming Indie music Bands.
Established in 1979, the Trident Booksellers and Café has used and new books, with an emphasis on art, religion, and culture, as well as poetry and literature. Trident hosts readings and other literary and community events throughout the year.
The Laughing Goat Coffeehouse & Community Performance Venue features weekly readings, monthly gallery showings, nightly performances, and other assorted live events, including the decades-old “So, You're a Poet” reading series hosted by poet and Kerouac School alumnus Tom Peters, owner of the Beat Book Shop.
The Innisfree Poetry Bookstore & Cafe in Boulder on University Hill, was founded in 2010. As one of three exclusively-poetry bookstores in the United States, Innisfree hosts frequent poetry readings, open mic events, book club meetings, writer talks, school group events, and other literary events for the local community throughout the year.
Sacred Ground's open mic is the longest running open mic known. We have been serving up fine poetry and good food since 1972 to discerning San Franciscans and their guests. We are a free speech zone and appreciate new voices.
Water Witch Coffee is a café that supports the arts and hosts events of all kinds throughout the year including live music, writing workshops, and art openings. The Ministry of Artistic Intent hosts the Water Witch Poetry & Writing Series on the second Thursday of every month, which consists of a writing workshop with guest workshop leaders, a featured reading segment, and an open mike.
A Beer and a wine bar in Austin, Texas.
Cherrywood Coffehouse is a cafe and performance space in Austin, Texas.
Open seven nights a week, Spider House Ballroom specializes in a variety of events with an attached bar that specializes in hand crafted cocktails, as well as local, craft beers on tap, and nightly drink specials.