Open Mic Calendar


 IMPORTANT: DelSlam is currently not hosting open mics due to Corona-Virus. We hope you are 

Delhi Poetry Slam is a place where community and art come together and create magic. DelSlam hosts only a poetry slam once every month and we’re excited to see new faces taking to the stage. 

Entry Fee: Rs 500

Mark your calendars, Delhi!

General Rules

1. Perform a work of poetry for 3 minutes or less.

2. You must have written the poem you’re performing.

3. The poem must be in English or Hindi. 

4. Props, musical instruments and costumes are allowed.

5. We encourage poets to memorize their poems. You can refer to your notebook or mobile phone. 

DelSlam has endorsed spoken word poets with a range of powerful work. To get an idea about spoken word poetry at Delslam, please browse:

Registrations Are Open On The Spot

This means that if you want to perform or attend this event, you can show up at the venue and don't need to book your tickets in advance. Bring your friends and family! 

This is a ticketed event. We charge Rs 500 as an entry fee. 

There’s more:

There is always more than an evening of performances when you step into the DelSlam community. Be a part of like minded trouble makers, make friends, socialize with the performers, exchange thoughts, aspirations and ideas. Take home a slice of the DelSlam community.

Delhi Poetry Slam strives to be a friendly place and a hate speech free zone. Help us with that. We also acknowledge that the poets' works will remain uncensored and original. Some issues might be sensitive for the audience, please use your discretion and feel free to walk out without disrupting the performance.

When and Where

April 15th 2020, Wednesday

4 PM to 6 PM

Venue to be disclosed. 

To attend the event, write to us at