Lorine's cabin water lily

Lorine Niedecker Wisconsin Poetry Festival


The 2017 Festival is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, September 29 and 30. The FINAL schedule is available here. We will be holding the main activities at the Hoard Museum this year.

Here is our list of presenters.

Registration is not required to simply attend the festival. Registration IS required for:

  • Saturday box lunch
  • Saturday Blackhawk Island Writer's Workshop
  • Saturday Blackhawk Island Walk & Observational Poetry

Send an email to alutzke@fortlibrary.org to register for any of those events.



Map of Downtown Fort Atkinson


NEW Festival Location:

Hoard Museum

401 Whitewater Avenue

Fort Atkinson, WI 53538