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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Event Calendar

Events are free unless otherwise noted and are subject to change on short notice due to weather or unforeseen situations. For more event information, please call 503-823-8087 or email

Teachers Fountain

  • OPEN! 8am-10pm 
  • Fountain Off for Events:  Wed 9/17 2:30-10pm, Thurs 9.18 All Day, Fri 9/19 8am-Noon // Tues 9.23 All Day

Drop-in Big Chess September Hours

  • DAILY: M-Sat 10:30am - 7:30pm // Sun 12:30-7:30pm
  • Big Chess may not be available some days/hours due to space conflict - please check our LED board for exact availability.


Private Event

Director Park All

Tuesday, April 15 2014, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Director Park All will be closed today for a private event


Event Types > Community Events


Director Park All, Park Avenue Festival Street, and 9th Avenue Festival street adjacent to the park will be closed to the public today for a private event and will have white picket fencing around the park.  Big Chess, Teachers Fountain, and the public restroom will be closed.  Elephants in the Park horus are still to be determined.


For more information, please contact Director Park at 503.823.8087