FESTIVAL MUSIC
57th Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts 
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034 (9 miles south of Portland)     
Show Dates: June 26, 27, and 28, 2020
Location: George Rogers Park and Lakewood Center for the Arts (Location)
Application Deadline: N/A. We recommend reaching out before March of 2020.
Entry Fee: No


The Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts is a three-day Festival showcasing the arts of the region by promoting, exhibiting and educating through the diversity of art media. The Festival attracts over 20,000 attendees and features over 500 fine art and craft artists, a variety of food concessions, musical entertainment and is free to the public. The Festival is held at Lakewood Center for the Arts and across the street at George Roger’s Park. 

The Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts is one of the most well attended art festivals in the Northwest! Musical performances have been an essential part of our Festival offerings, celebrating the vibrant music scene that Oregon offers. We proudly host two stages of music in the Festival, each featuring nationally and regionally recognized musicians and performers. 2019 performers included Ural Thomas and the Pain, Ethan Maier, Mario Carboni, Norm Hamlet, Sequel, Little Sue, Tony Starlight, Patrick Lamb Jazz Quintet, Yuma de Cuba, and several others.

Interested in performing at the Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts? Musical entertainment is hired primarily by invitation. However, we encourage musicians to email the Festival Office at with the following information:

  • a short bio about you
  • an mp3 music sample
  • link to your website

The Music Curator for the Festival will reach out to you by April of 2020 if you are selected to perform.

CONTACT
Dan Schauffler, Music Curator
Phone: 503.381.7451    
Email:
Street address:  Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State Street, Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Mailing address: Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts, PO Box 385, Lake Oswego, OR 97034


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About the Festival of the ArtsThe Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts is an arts education event of the Lakewood Center for the Arts, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts organization. It is held the weekend after Father's Day each year and attracts nearly 25,000 people. Contributions to the Festival are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Our tax ID number is 93-0700108.

Mission StatementThe Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts’ primary goal is arts education and the celebration of culture & community through art.

Location/SupportThe Festival, an event created by Lakewood Center for the Arts, is a major regional arts event located in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Lake Oswego is located 9 miles south of Portland, Oregon. The Festival presents the creative endeavors of recognized and emerging artists and enjoys an outstanding reputation for bringing special exhibits of quality and diversity to a weekend that is accessible to everyone. Held annually at the Lakewood Center and George Rogers Park in Lake Oswego, Oregon, the Festival proudly hosts six unique art exhibits including more than 600 local, national, and international artists. Visitors can also experience live music, performances, kids’ activities, artist demos, and a variety of food. It’s free to the public (donations encouraged) and attracts nearly 25,000 festival goers each year.  

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