• Rising star to perform at Cathedral Park Jazz Fest

    Rising star to perform at Cathedral Park Jazz Fest

    Lauren “Lo” Steele is a Portland-born singer, songwriter, poet and actor who happens to be the daughter of LaRhonda Steele, the “first lady of Portland blues” and Mark Steele, a jazz musician. Steele grew up in a musical household and sang with her mother from an early age. Now she is beginning to make her…

  • Cathedral Park Jazz Festival July 19-21

    Cathedral Park Jazz Festival July 19-21

    Heart-stopping rhythms. Soulful voices. Pulsating beats. All can be enjoyed at the 44th-annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival returning to North Portland the weekend of July 19-21. The event is the longest-running free annual jazz festival west of the Mississippi River and Portland’s oldest music event. The Jazz Society of Oregon sponsors the yearly concert on…

  • Cathedral Park Jazz Festival July 14-16 (July 2023)

    Cathedral Park Jazz Festival July 14-16 (July 2023)

    Portland’s Cathedral Park Jazz Festival will return to St. Johns on Friday, July 14, Saturday, July 15 and Sunday, July 16. Friday is dedicated to the Blues and Saturday and Sunday will be a mix of jazz, soul and Latin music.  The festival is said to have been started by locals who wished to commemorate the construction of…