Sunday, August 25th, 2019. Fresh Out the Oven Poetry Slam. Bring your new poems to compete in this three-round poetry slam. All poetry styles welcome. Winning poet will receive $100. This is a great slam for emerging poets! Coffee Underground. 1 East Coffee Street. Greenville, SC 29601. 7:30pm. $10 A poetry slam is a performance poetry competition judged by five randomly chosen members of the audience. The points are not the point, the point is the poetry!