LARKfest 2008 It is that time of year again…LARKfest!  And again this year Albany Poets will be a part of the event bringing poetry, music and spoken word to upstate New York’s largest arts festival.

Albany Poets will also have a table with information about our organization, the open mics and poetry events in the area, local poets and spoken word artists, and the new issue of our magazine OTHER.

LARKfest will be on September 20 from 10AM – 5:30PM on Lark Street (between Madison Ave. and Washington Ave.).  The Hometown Stage will be on the corner of Chestnut and Lark with Jazzhands kicking things off at 11:30AM. 

Here is the schedule of events for The Hometown Stage:

11:30 – 12:00  Jazzhands
12:15 – 12:45  Albany Poets and the House Band of the Apocalypse
12:50 –  1:00  Discard Avant Garb Recycled Fashion Show Preview
1:15  –   1:45  MotherJudge & Mitch Elrod with special guests
2:00  –   2:30  Cristo Lewis
2:45  –   3:30  Big Nixon
3:45  –   4:30  knotworking
4:45  –   5:30  Heavenly Echoes

For more information on LARKfest 2008 check out the Lark Street BID website.