Sarasota Youth Poet Laureate Awards Ceremony

Monday, November 7, 2022 at 5:30 PM

Historic Asolo Theatre at The Ringling Museum, 5401 Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243

The official program will take place on stage of the Historic Asolo Theatre at The Ringling Museum and will include the presentation of the first Sarasota Youth Poet Laureate, remarks from community leaders, and poetry readings from Ada Limón and program finalists. A book signing with Ada and a reception will follow.

Meet the Finalists!

All students who pre-register, along with 2 members of their family can attend the ceremony for FREE and will also receive 1 copy of Ada Limón’s book The Hurting Kind.”

Student Registration:

General Admission

For the general public, tickets are $35 and include admission to the ceremony, as well as the reception and 1 copy of Ada Limón’s book, “The Hurting Kind.”

Purchase tickets:…admission-ticket/


Questions? Contact Samantha Wuerfel,