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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Director Park Calendar

We are accepting 2019 rental applications  - contact 503-823-8087 for information and availability.

Big Chess Hours and Drop-in Board Games
As of July 1, 2019 Big Chess and board games will no longer be available each day.

Teachers Fountain 
April-September: 9:00am-10:00pm daily. Hours subject to change due to inclement weather and events.  

Portland Lindy Exchange Dance

Director Park

Sunday, May 19 2019, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM


Free swing dance with live band!


Event Types > Arts/Culture/Recreation


The Portland Lindy Society presents its annual Dance in the Park as a free community event and part of the Portland Lindy Exchange. They are a local non-profit promoting classic jazz dance and the bands who perform it. This year, they will feature the Hot Lovin' Jazz Babies. Go to for more info or com to Thursday Swing at Secret Society on Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm all ages dance till 11:00pm


This program is part of the Arts & Culture program at Director Park, part of Portland Parks & Recreation. For more information, contact 503-823-8087.