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Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

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

Concerts in the Park

Concerts in the Park 2015

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Thanks to our Concerts in the Park Neighborhood Sponsors

MONDAYS BUS/MAX
SELLWOOD RIVERFRONT PARK • SE Spokane & Oaks Pkwy • 6:30 PM #35  #36
July 6 Chervona - Eastern Euro Carnival Insanity
July 13 Windermere Stellar, Moreland Group Presents:
Ural Thomas & the Pain - Portland’s Pillar of Soul
 
 July 20 OnPoint Community Credit Union Presents:
Mary Flower & the BBQ Boys - Legendary guitar picker meets Jug Band 
 
 July 27 Roseland Hunters - New Orleans Funk  
 Aug 3 Sellwood Westmoreland Business Alliance Presents:
Catarina New & Brazilian Touch - Saxafunky Latin Rhythms
TUESDAYS BUS/MAX
MT TABOR  PARK • SE 69th & Taylor • 6:30 PM                                                                      #15
July 7 Freak Mountain Ramblers Home Brewed Mountain Rock ‘n’ Roll  
July 14 Jacob Miller & the Bridge City Crooners - Toe-Tappin’ Ragtime Swing  
July 21 Bloco Alegria - Dance to the Brazilian Samba Beat
July 28 Warner Pacific College Presents:
Lisa Mann & Her Really Good Band - Bass-Driven Blues
 
COLUMBIA PARK ANNEX • N. Woolsey & Willamette Blvd. • 6:30 PM    #75, #44  
July 7 The Quick & Easy Boys - Harmonious Indie Rock  
July 14 Tony Ozier & the Doo Doo Funk All Stars - Funk & Beats Galore  
 July 21 The Quadraphonnes - PDX’s Female Sax Sensation  
KENTON PARK • N. Kilpatrick & Delaware • 6:30 PM   #4, #35,
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July 28 Sam Bam Boo - Caribbean Grooves & Tropical Rhythms     
Aug 4 National Night Out
Norman Sylvester Band - Portland’s Original Boogie Cat

 

Aug 11 The Little Sue Band Powerful Acoustic Folk-Rock  
MCCOY PARK • N. Fiske & Trenton • 6:30 PM    #4, #35
Aug 18 New Columbia Community Campus Partners Presents:
Pa’Lante - Fiery Salsa & Afro-Cuban Rhythms
Aug 25 Andy Stokes - Traditional Rhythm & Blues  
WEDNESDAY BUS/MAX
DAWSON PARK • N. Stanton & Williams • 6:30 PM                                                     #4, #24,
#44
July 8 Legacy Emanuel Medical Center Presents:
Music-Community-Legacy -  Remembering Janice & Linda
 
July 15 Muthaship - Old School Grooves  
July 22 Tracy Fordice & the 8 Balls - Original, Soulful Rock  
July 29 Pilon D’azucar Band - Incendiary Havana Salsa  
WILLAMETTE PARK • SW Macadam & Nebraska • 6:30 PM   #35, #36,
#43
July 8 Multnomah University Presents:
Darrell Grant - Sophisticated Bluesy Swing
 
July 15 National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) Presents:
The Stolen Sweets -  Harmonious 30s Swing Jazz
 
July 22 Portland Water Bureau Presents:
Bon Ton Roulet - Uproarious Cajun & Zydeco
 
July 29 Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) Presents:
The Strange Tones - Volcano Vixens & Sonic Blues
 
VENTURA PARK • SE 115th & Stark • 6:30 PM   #20, #71,
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Aug 5 The Krebsic Orkestar - Exuberant Baltic Brass
Aug 12 University of Western States Presents:
Pete Krebs & the Earnest Lovers - Old School Western Swing
 
Aug 19 Sabroso - Passionate, Acoustic Latin
Aug 26 Obo Addy Legacy Project: Okropong -
Traditional Ghanaian Drums & Dance
THURSDAYS BUS/MAX
WALLACE PARK • NW 25th & Raleigh • 6:30 PM                                                              #15, #18
July 9 SELCO Community Credit Union Presents:
Jon Koonce & the Vermadons - Original Rock & Memphis Funk  
 
July 16 SELCO Community Credit Union Presents:
Karen Lovely - Award-Winning Contemporary Blues
 
July 23 OnPoint Community Credit Union Presents:
Malcolm Noble’s Cool BreezeR & B Funk Classics
 
July 30 New Seasons Market, Slabtown Store Presents:
Lil’ Queenie - Roots Rock & Good Ol’ Blues
 
GLENHAVEN PARK • NE 82nd & Siskiyou • 6:30 PM   #17, #72
July 9 The Barn Door Slammers - Honky Tonk & Western Swing  
July 16 Vagabond Opera - Eccentric Operatic Cabaret  
July 23 Brownish Black - Indie Basement R & B and Soul  
BERRYDALE PARK • SE 92nd & Taylor • 6:30 PM   #15,
Max Green
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Aug 6 Tony Starlight - Comedic 70s Gold  
Aug 13 Too Loose Cajun Zydeco Band - Louisiana Dance Tunes  
Aug 20 Keegan Smith - Original Urban Americana  
COUCH PARK • NW 20th & Glisan • 6:30 PM   #77
Aug 6 New Seasons Market, Slabtown Store Presents:
The Wanderlust Orchestra - Rip-Roaring Cabaret Swing Band
 
Aug 13 Lloyd Jones - Swingin’ Rhythm & Blues  
FRIDAYS  BUS/MAX
FERNHILL PARK • NE 37th, North of Ainsworth • 6:30 PM                                            #75, #72
July 10 Hank Shreve Band - Rockin’ Blues & Soulful Originals   
July 17 Conjunto Alegre - Salsa, Cumbia, Bachata & More
July 24 Ken Derouchie Band - Muddy Nominated Blues  
July 31 Samsel & the Skirt - Alternative Harmonious Indie Rock  
Tue,
Aug 4
National Night Out
Concordia Neighborhood Association Presents:
Chata Addy - Afro Highlife & Funky Reggae  

LOVEJOY FOUNTAIN PARK • SW 3rd & Harrison, Downtown • 6:30 PM  

#35, #54
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Aug 7 Downtown Neighborhood Association Presents:
Redray Frazier - Amalgamation of Rock & Soul
Aug 14 Aronora, Inc. Presents:
Curtis Salgado
- Blues-soaked R & B
 
Aug 21 Portland Community Wind BandCelebration of American Music  
SUNDAYS BUS/MAX
UNTHANK PARK • 510 N Shaver • 6:30 PM                                                                #44, #4
July 12 Melao De Cuba - Vibrant Energetic Cuban  
July 19 Geno Michaels & Soul City - Neo-Soul, R & B, Funk  
INDEPENDENT CONCERTS BUS/MAX 
PORTLAND FESTIVAL SYMPHONY • 6:00 PM                                                                 
Sat, July 25 CATHEDRAL PARK #16, #4
Sat, Aug 1 LAURELHURST PARK #20, #75
Sun, Aug 2 PENINSULA PARK #4, #44
Sat, Aug 8 GRANT PARK #70, #77 
WILLAMETTE PARK • SW Macadam & Nebraska • 5:30 PM #35, #36,
#43
Wed, Aug 5 OHSU & NCNM Presents:South Portland Health & Safety Fair  
LAURELHURST PARK • SE Cesar E Chavez Blvd & Stark St • 6:00 PM #20, #75
Sun, Aug 16 Providence Stage Band  
  Concerts in the Park  - Food Vendors
Vendor Location
Aladdin Cafe Fernhill Park
Atlas Scoops Sellwood Riverfront Park
Bacchi's Italian Deli Glenhaven Park
Bi-Partisan Cafe Mt. Tabor Park
Cupcake Jones Washington Park, Sellwood Riverfront Park, Wallace Park, Mt. Tabor Park
Dano's Dogs Mt. Tabor Park, Couch Park, Cathedral Park, Laurelhurst Park, Peninsula Park, Grant Park
Feastworks Sellwood Riverfront  Park
Island Daydream Shave Ice Wallace Park, Fernhill Park, Washington Park, Berrydale Park
My Mamma's Gumbo Sellwood Riverfront Park, Columbia Park Annex, Dawson Park, Kenton Park,
McCoy Park, Unthank Park
Nia Water Beverage Catering Dawson Park
Po'Shines Kenton Park
Portland Ice Cream Company Mt. Tabor Park, Willamette Park, Unthank Park, Couch Park, Ventura Park, Lovejoy
Fountain, McCoy Park, Cathedral Park, Laurelhurst Park, Peninsula Park, Grant Park, Dawson Park
Rolls Plus Grill Sellwood Riverfront Park, Washington Park
Ross Island Grocery & Cafe Willamette Park
Ruby Jewel Columbia Park Annex, Kenton Park
The Village Crepery Wallace Park, Fernhill Park, Lovejoy Fountain, Cathedral Park, Laurelhurst Park,
Peninsula Park, Grant Park
Tortilleria y Tienda de Leon's Fernhill Park, Ventura Park
The Whole Bowl Mt. Tabor Park, Fernhill Park

All Summer Free For All events are free!

  • If you need a sign language interpreter or FM loop amplifier, please contact 503-823-4333 or 711 (TRS) at least ten (10) business days in advance of the performance. Information about PP&R programs and services is available online for those needing a voice synthesis – www.PortlandParks.org.
  • Alcoholic beverages for personal consumption are permitted only during Summer Concerts in the Park events.
  • All dogs must be on a leash.
  • All parks and natural areas are smoke and tobacco free zones.

Accessible – Individuals may enter and exit the site, and enjoy movies and concerts from a paved pathway, unless otherwise noted.
 

Held in conjunction with a community event.
 

Traditional or multi-cultural music performance.

  Bike Valet
 - Enjoy the convenience of a free bike valet, brought to you by Spinlister.