2011 Update: East Portland Exposition This Weekend: Music, Movies, Food, & More | 13 PDX Neighborhoods
Hey guess what? There is another huge free event this weekend in Portland called the East Portland Expo. It is co-sponsored by ALL 13 East Portland Neighborhoods. Oh, and it is also partnered with two other large free events and right next toÃƒâ€š another one.
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From Press Release:
The East Portland Exposition (EPO XPO) is a two day community event that will be held atÃƒâ€š Ed Benedict Community Park, located along SE Powell Boulevard at SE 102nd Avenue in East Portland July 17 and 18, 2010. Ãƒâ€š The gates open at 11 a.m. on Saturday and 10:00 a.m. on Sunday. Ãƒâ€š EPO XPOÃƒâ€š is co-sponsored by all 13 East Portland Neighborhoods.
The event features 11 live bands and a movie each evening; food from community organizations; a Multicultural Share Fair with additional performances and activities; Kid Central with four inflatables, a rock wall, and face painting; and free health testing. Ãƒâ€š There also over 90 organizations or businesses represented in the exhibitor area. Ãƒâ€š All entertainment, health testing, and activities are free.
This year,Ãƒâ€š EPO XPOÃƒâ€š will be partnering with the City of Portland for the very firstÃƒâ€š Sunday Parkways in East Portland – andÃƒâ€š EPO XPOÃƒâ€š will be at the heart of it all! Ãƒâ€š EPO XPO is also proud to be partnering with Movies in the Park, so be sure to stay for the movie each evening starting at dusk.
Check out our Internet site at www.epoxpo.org for activity schedules and other information.