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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

Concerts in the Park 2015

Summer Concerts in the Park

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  • All concerts begin at 6:30 PM unless otherwise noted.
  • Pack a picnic dinner, bring a blanket or chairs, and spend time with family and friends!
  • Washington Park Summer Festival - 8 evening performances in the Rose Garden Amphitheater
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 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,
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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 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  

All SFFA 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.