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Open Mic
Poetry & Prose

 hosted by Skye Nicholson 

Flourishing Through Art

Hear and be heard at this open mic night. Enjoy original poetry and readings from local artists, or present your own writing in a relaxed and nonjudgmental space.


Local musicians will set the vibe with their unique styles. Hotel Indigo will feature a short-order menu for appetizers and dinner, specialty mocktails, and a full bar available for purchase.

Open Mic Poetry and Prose
Hosted by Skye Nicholson

2nd Thursday of every month

5:00-7:00 pm

@ Hotel Indigo Columbus

400 Brown Street  Directions


5:00 pm

5:30 pm

6:00 pm

~7:00 pm

Sign-up and music

Spoken word by monthly Featured Poet

Open mic – share your original work or read one of your favorites 

When reading ends, music continues

For Those Reading

This event is held in a public setting, so please keep language to a PG-13 level. If you have questions related to this, please contact us.

Questions? Email

For Those Listening

Note: Due to the open format, this event may involve topics or language that may upset some listeners. Discriminatory language (based on race, religion, sexual identity, origin, age, disability, or genetic information) will not be tolerated. Recommended age 14+

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About the Event

This event is held on the second Thursday of every month, hosted through a partnership between Hotel Indigo and Columbus Area Arts Council and made possible through a grant from the Columbus Area Visitors Center.

Past Featured Poets

Walden Quinn Caesar

Skye Nicholson

Mark Bragg

Rachel Hunt

Frogg Corpse and Michael Duckwall

Ron Whitehead

Lisa Siefker Bailey

Samantha Frrester

Tony Roberts

Timothy Baker

Eric Riddle

Chris Dean

Sreepadaarchana Munjuluri and Local Students

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