image The online signup for the 2011 Albany Word Fest is now online and ready for all poets and spoken word artists to take their place.

The 12-Hour Word Fest Open Mic will be taking place on Saturday, April 16 starting at 7:00am at The Linda (339 Central Ave., Albany).

For more information on the all-day annual celebration of poetry, music, spoken word and sign up for the open mic, go to

The online signup will be available until Friday, April 15.