celebration and competition devoted to the haiku form of poetry
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Winning authors read their poems at 2:00
Reception & refreshments at 3:00
Perkins & Dora Street,
2013 Winning Haiku booklet will be sold at the event. All sales
help support the ukiaHaiku Festival.
As of the 2010 festival, we added a new category for haiku in
Spanish: Sumisiones Regionales de Haiku en Espaņol. Note that we have a
regional focus for all categories except one, the Jane Reichhold
International Prize, which is open to adults planet-wide. All other
categories are open to residents of Mendocino, Humboldt, Lake, and
Sonoma counties in Northern California. For more specifics, please see
our Submission Guidelines. Submissions are now closed for 2013.
Read the winning haiku of
2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010,
The annual ukiaHaiku Festival sponsors include Susan Sparrow & Hal Zinna Bennett, Write From the Heart; Haiku Vineyards, Ukiah & Larkspur; OCO Time & Peace Cafe, Ukiah; Savings Bank of Mendocino County; Mendocino Book Company, Ukiah; Mulligan’s Books & Seeds; Schat's Bakery, Ukiah; Mendocino Baby, Ukiah; Ukiah Folding Organization; Ukiah Natural Foods; Mendocino Bounty, Ukiah; Schats Bakery, Ukiah, and Arts Council of Mendocino.