Cathedral Park Jazz Festival

42nd Annual Cathedral Park Free Jazz Festival

July 15 – 17, 2022

In Cathedral Park with a 3-day schedule of performers!

Ron Steen on drums
Ron Steen on drums at the Cathedral Park Jazz Festival

The longest-running free jazz festival west of the Mississippi!

2022 Dates/Hours:

Friday, July 15th: 4:30 – 10:00 pm
Saturday, July 16th: 1:00 – 9:45 pm
Sunday, July 17th: 1:00 – 8:30 pm

Friday is dedicated to Blues performers and includes:

  • 4:30 – Lauren Sheehan with Great Auntie Lo
  • 6:00 – Bridge City Soul
  • 7:30 – Eddie Martinez
  • 9:00 – Tony Coleman playing Tribute to the Three Kings: BB, Albert, and Freddie

Saturday afternoon and evening performers include:

  • 1:00 – The 1905 Orchestra
  • 2:30 – Trio Continuum
  • 4:00 – Shoehorn’s Hatband
  • 5:30 – Pura Vida Orquestra
  • 7:00 – Brown Calculus
  • 8:30 – Outer Orbit

Sunday afternoon and evening performers include:

  • 1:00 – The Portland State University Festival Orchestra
  • 2:30 – Mel Brown Trio
  • 4:00 – Rebecca Hardiman
  • 5:30 – Flying Eagle Band
  • 7:00 – Greaterkind in the debut performance of Time Sound; Albina’s Jazz Reimagined

See the 2022 Festival Line-up.

Keep it Free

Volunteers, sponsors, and donations are needed to keep this event free and inclusive.

Sponsors and anyone wishing to reserve a VIP “chalet” may contact the planning committee by emailing sponsors@jazzoregon.org.

Volunteers may sign up by emailing volunteer@jazzoregon.org.

Donations can be made at JazzOregon.org/donate-now.

Location:

Cathedral Park Amphitheater under the St. Johns Bridge

Links:

Jazz Society of Oregon Website

  • Cathedral Park Jazz Festival tent
  • Allen Hinds playing at the Cathedral Park Jazz Festival
  • Child eating a corn dog at the Cathedral Park Jazz Festival
  • Cathedral Park Jazz Festival under the St. Johns Bridge