HAIKU D’ETAT: SACRAMENTO

(haiku takeover)

Funded by the Sacramento Creative Economy Grant, our multicultural poets are popping up all over LA MARKS’s hometown, bringing bilingual (Spanish + English) #freehaiku to the farm-to-fork capital of America.


Get your own custom poem, and be a part of haiku history!

Friday 10/12

12:30-1:10pm - CK McClatchy High School

2-3pm - in front of the State Capitol! (Because why not?)

6-8pm - Sacramento Comedy Spot


Saturday 10/13

12-2pm - MLK Jr Library

3-5pm - Howe Community Park

6-8pm - Vientos Mexican Cocina, Greenhaven

HUGE thanks to:

our set designer and documentarian David Hershorn

our contributing poets George Coker, Deena Odelle Hyatt, Elio Caza and Tomás Quiñonez-Riegos

our loving local hosts, Gwen and Richard Markuson

and the City of Sacramento for this beautiful opportunity.

If you’re interested in bringing a city wide poetry activation to your town, please write our CEO, LA MARKS, and LA@thehaikuguys.com