The House Poetry Slam at the Haley House Bakery Cafe

Who are they?

Boston’s Poetry Slam venue located in the heart of Dudley Square (Haley House Cafe, 12 Dade Street, Roxbury, 02119). The venue offers great food, an eclectic open mic, a polished featured poet and a competitive poetry slam every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month.The venue is free of cost and inclusive for all. Doors open at 6:30pm (18+ venue). Open mic begins at 7:15pm. Featured Poet begins at 8:15pm. Poetry Slam begins at 9:00pm

Why would you go to them?

  • To hear spoken word artists tell their stories drawing on their personal experiences.
  • To gain a window into the lives and experiences of people who’ve walked different paths from our own.