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Northfield Poet Laureate: Northfield Poetry Festival

The Northfield Poet Laureate is sponsored by the City of Northfield and funded by the Northfield Public Library and the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council (SEMAC), in partnership with the Northfield Arts and Culture Commission.



Past Northfield Poetry Festivals

1st  Northfield Poetry Festival 

Saturday, September 30, 2017. 10am. Group reading and book signing at Content by Leslie Schultz, Diane LeBlanc, Kaethe Schwehn, Rob Hardy, Larry Gavin, Karen Herseth Wee, Ricki Kölbl Nelson, and Florence Dacey. 1pm. Youth poetry reading at Northfield Public Library. Readings by Hannah Pahs, Diana Montero, and Bella Callery. 4pm. Beer Poetry Contest at Imminent Brewing. 


2nd Northfield Poetry Festival

3rd Northfield Poetry Festival. Saturday, September 28, 2019.