Portland Parks and Recreation Summer Concert Series


KBOO is a proud co-sponsor of Portland Parks & Recreations Summer Concert Series.

All concerts are free and all ages. *Asterisk indicates hands-on art activities for children beginning at 6:00 pm.


sellwood riverfront park*
6:30 pm • SE Spokane St. at Willamette River
July 6 Kevin Gordon (singer/songwriter blues)
July 13 The Garcia Birthday Band (classic jam band)
July 20 Windermere CCRG Inc.-Moreland Branch presents: Conjunto Alegre (tropical dance party)
July 27 Midnight Serenaders (vintage jazz vocals)



mt. tabor park*
6:30 pm • SE 69th & Taylor
July 7 Carrie Cunningham & The Six Shooters (rockin’ Western swing)
July 14 The Stolen Sweets (’30s swing jazz)
July 21 Warner Pacific College presents: The Ty Curtis Band (blues/rock)
July 28 Craicmore (kilts-on Celtic)
Aug 1-2 Mt. Tabor Park’s Centennial Celebration

kenton park
6:00 pm • N. Delaware & Kilpatrick
Aug 11 Portland International Raceway presents: Caña Son (pure Cuban sugar)
Aug 18 Casey Neill and the Norway Rats (Left Coast rock)



dawson park
6:30 pm • N. Stanton & Vancouver Ave.
July 15 Ocean 503 (hard-kicking blues)
July 22 Hidden Beach Recording presents: Mike Phillips (funk and jazz)
July 29 Grand Central Baking Company presents: Linda Hornbuckle (Diva of soul/R&B)

willamette park*
6:30 pm • SW Macadam & Nebraska (south end picnic area)
July 8 Reggie Houston’s C’Ex All Stars(New Orleans jazz)
July 15 Portland Water Bureau presents: Sassparilla (dustbowl blues)
July 22 Rhythm Culture (jazz-infused reggae)
July 29 South Portland Business Association presents: The Troublemakers (high energy rock)
Tues National Night Out BONUS CONCERT
Aug 4 Wicky Pickers (bluegrass swing)

ventura park
6:00 pm • SE Stark between 113th & 117th
Aug 19 Krebsic Orkestar (gypsy brass explosion)
Aug 26 Po’ Girl (urban folk)


wallace park*
6:30 pm • NW 25th & Raleigh
July 9 Marianna & the Baby Vamps(Broadway Baby cabaret)
July 16 Forest Park Federal Credit Union presents:Trash Can Joe (old-timey strings)
July 23 Aaron Meyer & his band (concert rock violinist)
July 30 St. James’s Gate (Celtic fun)

couch park*
6:30 pm • NW 20th & Glisan
Aug 6 Aguamiel (contemporary salsa)
Aug 13 Providence Stage Band (big band swing)

fernhill park
6:30 pm • NE 37th north of Ainsworth
July 10 Tony Furtado (contemporary Americana)
July 17 Norman Sylvester Band (original R&B)
July 24 Security Traders Association of Portland presents:The Valiant Arms (pop-leaning rock)
July 31 Voodoo Bar-B-Q (zydefunk)

Tues National Night Out BONUS CONCERT
Aug 4 Concordia Neighborhood Association presents: Locust Street Taxi (eclectic horn rock)


powell butte nature park
7:00 pm • SE 162nd & Powell
(half-mile hike uphill from the parking lot)
Portland Water Bureau presents an acoustic series:
July 11 Sam Bam Boo (Caribbean calypso)
July 18 Rich Halley’s Outside Music Ensemble (original jazz)

rose city park
6:30 pm • NE 62nd & Tillamook
July 18 Rose City Park Neighborhood Association presents: Quartette Barbette (seriously fun saxes)
July 25 Michael Manning & The Carolina Pump Station (original rockabilly)


mccoy park
6:00 pm • N. Fiske between Trenton & Fessenden
July 12 Guardian Real Estate Services presents: Afincando (salsa & Latin jazz)
July 19 The Kirk Green Band (smooth jazz/funk)
July 26 Patrick Lamb (R&B to the max)
Aug 2 New Columbia presents: Michael Allen Harrison & Julianne R. Johnson-Weiss
(award-winning piano & vocals)

Tues National Night Out BONUS CONCERT
Aug 4 LaRhonda Steele Band (irresistible soul)


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