15th Annual Buddhist Festival in the Park
June 2, 2018
11 am to 4:30 pm
Colonel Summers Park
SE 17th and Taylor St, Portland, Oregon

Contact bpfportland@yahoo.com for more information.

Coming years: June 1, 2019; June 6, 2020.

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Want to get involved?

Come to the festival debrief meeting and share your thoughts and help sign thank you cards.

Sunday, June 29, 1 pm

Saturday, June 14, 2014

One Breath - Action and Insight

11th Annual Buddhist Festival in the Park

All are welcome, it's free!

June 14, 2014

11 am to 5 pm
Colonel Summers Park


Children's Pavilion Schedule

  • 12 pm:     Opening with Ringing of the Bell 108 times
  • 11:00 am to 4:00 pm: Dharma Treasure Hunt; crafts and coloring; books
  • 12:15 pm: Dances of Universal Peace with Alys Allwardt and Keith Moree
  • 1:30 pm:   Storytime with craft with Heidi Enji Hoogstra, BPF Portland
  • 2:15 pm:   Dharma School Song Sing-along 
  • 2:30 pm:   Stories, songs, games with Mark Douglass, Portland Shambhala
  • 3:45 pm:   Raffle Drawing
  • 4:00 pm:   Monks of Gaden Shartse Dokhang

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Planning Meetings, 11th Annual Buddhist Festival in the Park

Come to the planning meetings and help make the 11th Annual Buddhist Festival in the Park happen!
Our theme: One Breath - Action and Insight

Schedule Item
What needs doing
March 23
2 pm to 4 pm
Planning meeting.
Sckavone’s Restaurant
4100 SE Division St
Find the theme. We also want to get started on activities related to theme, possible speakers, etc. Also, fundraising and vendors. Committees formed such as for children’s activities. 
April 27
Planning Meeting 
Schedule solidified, reports from committees and on funds. Begin assigning volunteers to positions and loaners of equipment.
(May 15)
Paperwork and fees due to the City of Portland for the park rental.
It has been signed by fire, police, and health departments, and turned in and paid. Permit fees $1030. Total costs will be about $1800. We have almost $500 carried over from last year.
June 1
Planning Meeting
Location TBD
Volunteer roles are assigned. Equipment to be borrowed are assigned.
June 14
Festival in the Park
Colonel Summers Park
People learn about and celebrate Buddhism.
?June 29
Debrief Meeting
?Thai BBQ
Share kudos and improvements, sign thank you cards, celebrate.