The second annual Salmon Celebration is set for Sunday, September 27 in Westmoreland Park to celebrate the restoration of Crystal Springs Creek and the return of wild salmon to the city. The celebration from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. will include park tours, a Native American blessing, music, games and crafts.
This year's Salmon Celebration will be part of the Tilikum Crossing/Sellwood Sunday Parkways, one of five Sunday Parkways events organized by the Portland Bureau of Transportation.
The Crystal Springs Partnership is organizing the Salmon Celebration with support from Portland Parks & Recreation and Environmental Services. The partnership is a group of community members, organizations, and city representatives who work with the Johnson Creek Watershed Council on restoration in the Crystal Springs watershed.