Fayetteville is proud to host the 2019 Southern Fried Poetry Slam from June 4-8, 2019. Each June, a southeastern city hosts the largest spoken word and performance poetry tournament In the United States. This special event showcases some of the South’s most extraordinary writers, orators and artists, who compete for cash, prizes and bragging rights. Competition extends four days and the finals happen at the Arts Council of Fayetteville on June 8th. Don't miss it!