The 2017 Schedule IS COMING SOON!
Thursday July 21st
Friday July 22nd
6:00-8:00pm – Alt Indie/Punk/Rock
High school students Leia Berkely, Jonathon Brogan, and Jakob Gabbard formed Initial Limit in 2015. The band won the Estacada High School talent contest that spring. Initial Limit plays alternative rock/indie cover band.
8:30-10pm – Blues Baby!
An Estacada favorite, master blues guitarist Tommy Hogan returns to the Summer Celebration Main Stage with his power trio. Tommy is an American electric and traditional style award winning blues artist, and an acclaimed song writer. His performance will electrify your soul!
Saturday July 23rd
10:00am – 7:00pm
Come explore artisan crafts and goods for sale by local artists.
Children’s Art Activities
11:00am – 3:00pm
Free art and craft activities for your kids while you get to listen to great music in a fun environment. Come celebrate the arts with us!
11:30am – 12:15pm
Children, families and community members of all ages are sure to enjoy the Circus Cascadia’s unique “Gorilla Circus,” which kicks off Saturday’s main stage performances. This fun-loving clown ensemble, back by popular demand, will teach circus-skills workshops throughout the day until about 3:30 PM
12:30 – 1:30pm
Portland’s newest professional taiko company, UNIT SOUZOU (pronounced “sohzoh”) is at the forefront of a growing artistic movement within the world-wide taiko community. With over 20 years of professional experience, Michelle Fujii and Toru Watanabe, co-directors of UNIT SOUZOU are relentless innovators known for their fusion of taiko and Japanese folk dance.
2:00-3:00pm – Latin American Folk
Gerardo Calderon is a composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist. Born and raised in Mexico City, he grew up surrounded by music, dance and culture. His performances showcase his interest in traditional Mexican, Latin American folk, and Pre-Colombian music.
3:30-4:30pm – Rustic Americana
Cedar Teeth hails from the Cascade foothills. Their music is shaped by the experience of living in the margin dividing the wilderness from the city: sweeping and immersive, at turns rustically melodic and lyrically raw.
Transcendental Brass Band
5:00-6:00pm – Freestyle Street Funk
The Transcendental Brass Band is a west-coast take on the classic New Orleans Tradition: a touch of funk, a smidgen of jazz, and some sprinklings of ska, hip-hop and free form pop. They will start their performance with a procession down Broadway to the main stage.
6:30-8:00pm – Upbeat West African
Chata Addy, The Music Man, was born and raised outside the city of Accra, in Ghana, West Africa. He has been delighting Northwest audiences since 1989 with his groovy mix of Afro Reggae and Funky Highlife.
BB King Tribute
8:30-10:00pm – All Star Tribute to the master
Portland Blues Legend Sonny Hess heads up this Celebration of BB King. Composed of top NW Blues artists that have been personally touched by the amazing guitar great, come feel the thrill as they pay tribute to the great blues tradition BB inspired. Norman Sylvester, Rae Gordon, Vicki Stevens, Jim Mesi, Lady Kat, Kelly Pierce, Leah Hinchcliff, Peter Dammann