Mt. Hood Jazz Festival

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Country and Region United StatesOregon
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Gresham, Oregon, USA
Festival Contact Information

Gresham/Mt. Hood Jazz Association
P. O. Box 226
Gresham, OR 97030 USA
Phone: +01 503-661-2700
Fax: +01 503-661-2733

Festival Description

Since 1982 the Mt. Hood Jazz Festival has brought a stellar line-up of artists to the area. The performances include ticketed events in the indoor theatre on Friday and Saturday and free outdoor events on Saturday and Sunday with live jazz in the College Bookstore courtyard, with artist's booths, a gallery, a beer garden, wine tasting, foods, and children's activities.

Festival Dates postponed, 2011
Festival Links

Festival Events:

Artists 2010:
  • The Four Freshmen
  • Scott Whitfield
  • Terrell Stafford
  • Art Abrams Swing Machine Big Band
  • Carl Saunders
  • Bobby Shew
  • Groove for Thought
  • Oregon Beacock All-Stars
  • Soul Vaccination
  • Cana Son
  • Emily Braden


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Articles and Reviews:
  • The Mt. Hood Jazz Festival Preview, by Luciana Lopez (The Oregonian, August 14, 2008)


Practical Info:

  • Mt. Hood Community College
    26000 SE Stark Street
    Gresham, OR 97030


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