Word on Front

A Spoken Word Festival

A two-day extravaganza celebrating authentic expression and engagement with the broader Trenton community.

  • May 3, 2024, 1:30 pm5:00 pm
  • May 4, 2024, 7:00 pm10:00 pm
May 3: Roberto Clemente Park, Trenton | May 4: Mill Hill Playhouse: 205 East Front Street Trenton


Event Description

May 3 | Outdoor Festival

Roberto Clemente Park, 319 Academy St, Trenton, NJ 08618

An outdoor festival with vendors, musical acts, and food trucks, headlined by Blaq Mel and Ronnie Riggles and hosted by Rabbit.

May 4 | Spoken Word Showcase

Mill Hill Playhouse, 205 East Front Street, Trenton, NJ 08611

A night of spoken word performances, music, and art centered around the themes of self-actualization and growth. Hear from both local and visiting artists as they find power in the potential of themselves and their community, headlined by Nikki Powerhouse and Kimmika Williams and hosted by Tiffany Bacon.

  • Passage Theatre Company
  • New Jersey Council for the Humanities
  • Department of English