Headwaters Poetry Reading Series

sqaure Reading SeriesThe Headwaters Poetry Festival and the Gunnison Arts Center present the Reading Series of 2017! Local and visiting writers, poets, story tellers and musicians celebrate with the community, the written and spoken/sung word. All ages welcome! GAC Black Box Theatre. Full bar available.
Tickets: $10 / WSCU & GHS Students $5.

June 16th.
Doors 6, Readings 6:30 pm.

The next event in the Headwaters Poetry Festival Reading Series will take place at the Gunnison Arts Center on the evening of Friday, June 16th. More info coming soon on featured poets.


Get tickets for June HERE.






The mission of the Headwaters Poetry Festival and the Reading Series is to connect local audiences with strong local and regional creative writers in all genres, through readings, workshops, lectures, discussions and more. In collaboration with the Gunnison Arts Center and other local groups, the Festival holds an annual festival and several readings throughout the year. Previous local readers and presenters have included Kelsey Bennett, Maryo Ewell, Sandy Fails, Karen Hausdoerffer, Elizabyth Hiscox, Alissa Johnson, Douglas Jones, Corrie Knapp, John Nelson, Polly Oberossler, Arvin Ram, Shelley Read, David J. Rothman, Chris Rourke, George Sibley, Mark Todd, Toni Todd, Alan Wartes, and the WordHorde poetry performance group from Western, along with student writers at Western who have published in Pathfinder. Visiting writers have included Bruce Berger, Kiersten Bridger, JD Frey, Art Goodtimes, Jennifer Hancock, Kyle Harvey, John Nizalowski, Danny Rosen, Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer, and Wendy Videlock.