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Information on the time, date, and location of State Finals will be updated as more competitions are scheduled and planned. Find your state's Poetry Out Loud coordinator here.

For information on the National Finals, click here.

State Date Winner
Alabama February 15
Alaska March 15
Arizona March 11
Arkansas March 5
California February 29
Colorado March 15
Connecticut March 15
Delaware February 23
District of Columbia March 22
Florida March 12
Georgia March 20
Hawaii February 21
Idaho March 5
Illinois March 11
Indiana February 20
Iowa February 28
Kansas March 5
Kentucky February 23
Louisiana March 5
Maine March 15
Maryland March 12
Massachusetts March 13
Michigan March 4
Minnesota March 10
Mississippi March 10
Missouri March 10
Montana March 12
Nebraska March 12
Nevada March 19
New Hampshire March 21
New Jersey March 17
New Mexico March 6
New York March 14
North Carolina March 5
North Dakota March 14
Ohio March 19
Oklahoma March 5
Oregon March 12
Pennsylvania March 7
Puerto Rico March 12
Rhode Island March 13
South Carolina March 12
South Dakota March 21
Tennessee March 19
Texas February 27
Utah March 16
Vermont March 17
Virgin Islands March 13
Virginia March 18
Washington March 5
West Virginia March 5
Wisconsin March 12
Wyoming March 7