7th Annual Vanport Jazz Festival — General Admission

Friday, August 2 — Saturday, August 3, 2024

Friday — 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Stokley Williams 
  • And more! 

Saturday — 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Vanport Jazz All-Stars
  • RnR: Rick Braun & Richard Elliot
  • Najee
  • Patrice Rushen
  • Esperanza Spalding
  • Eric Darius

This year's festival will feature our opening night event on Friday, August 2, 2024, featuring jazz and R&B, followed up by the traditional Main Event on Saturday, August 3, 2024. 


Friday Admission: $65

  • Includes general admission for the Friday evening show

Saturday Admission: $80

  • Includes general admission for the Saturday festival 

Silver Package (2-day admission): $130

  • Includes 2-day general admission for Friday and Saturday
  • Lawn chairs are not provided by the festival

Tickets will be available for purchase at the door. 


  • Parking - Available for purchase online here, or for CASH ONLY on the day of the festival. Check this page here for more parking information. 
  • ADA - Our venue is a grass golf course. Wheelchair access is possible but not easy. To assist with overall access, we will have ADA shuttle services from all parking lots to the gates entrances.  
  • Rideshare - We encourage all festival attendees to consider using ride-share services. The drop-off and pick-up location is near parking Lot A, view rideshare location on a map here

General Admission FAQ's: 

What does General Admission seating look like?

  • General Admission seating is comprised of low-back lawn chairs and/or blankets. 
  • All lawn chairs brought with you should comply with the dimensions listed on the Vanport Jazz Festival FAQ's page. 
  • All high-back chairs and large umbrellas will be required to be set up at the rear of the venue. This policy will be strictly enforced for the convenience of all patrons.  
  • Lawn chairs are not provided by the festival. 

Can I bring outside food and drink? 
No outside food or drink will be permitted inside the festival. You may be asked to empty your water bottle at the gate.

Is this festival 21 and over? 
Yes, this event is strictly 21 and over. Minors will not be allowed inside the festival and tickets will not be refunded.

Is there reentry? 
Yes, reentry is allowed with a wristband.

Purchased tickets online but didn't receive a confirmation email?  
Email [email protected] to recover your tickets.

More questions? 

21 & Over. 
Tickets are non-refundable.  

7th Annual Vanport Jazz Festival - General Admission

Date / time August 2-3, 2024 Buy Tickets

Venue info Colwood Golf Course 7313 NE Columbia Blvd.
Portland, OR, 97218

Purchase Tickets

Friday General Admission | $65.00
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Saturday General Admission | $80.00
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Silver Package 2-Day Admission | $130.00
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Taxes are included in ticket price