NW 23rd Street A-Fair

23rdstfairSCHEDULE OF EVENTS
11-1130: Ribbon cutting with Bud Clark, Art Alexakis, PDOT’s Susan Kell & the Rose City Rollers.

1130: High Rollers of Portland’s Rose City Rollers show us what they are made of.

1130-330: Chalk art competition begins: Vote by dropping $ into the jar of your favorite artist. All $ goes to The Right Brain
Initiative, a non-profit focused on keeping the Arts and Culture programs for K-8 children in Portland schools.

12-1: Fashion Show: Catwalk? In Portland we call it a Dogwalk. Our models will prance the runway with the latest outfit
from your fave shops of 23rd along with a cute doggie in Hip Hound Fashions whose up for adoption.

1:30-2:30: ZUMBA anyone? Shake your booty and everything else with the high-energy dance movement of Zumba.

3-4:30: KAROKEE FROM HECK: Sing like a rock star. We’ve got a band, backup singers and a stage. Whatever your age,
whatever your style, whatever your skill-bring it!

5-6: The Low Landers will give you a taste of some local hip hop sounds.

6:30-7:45: Alan Singley & The Pants Machine deliver a tight groovy pop sound that will shake you up and mellow you out with
their orchestral indie rock vibe.

ALL DAY HAPPENINGS
• Tables of treats from your local sponsors. Try a Sharpie tattoo, get your blood pressure checked, shop a local
jewelry designer, get a chair massage, to name a few.
• Doggie adoption brought to you by our local heroes, The Pixie Project & Family Dogs New Life. Adopt your pet
today and get a free Hip Hound collar & leash set donated by Joan and Darrin Amico of Hasson Realtors.
• Family fun like Curious George from 11-3 at Childs Play, Presto the Magician at Childs Play, the balloon man,
Karaoke from Heck, henna tattoos, …

SCHEDULE OF FAIR EVENTS JULY 9TH-11TH
• Street performers throughout 23rd will show their talent. Folk singing, acoustic sounds, drummers, singers, stilt
walkers…

TASTE OF 23RD: Get your $5 food fix at eateries on 23rd. Some special offerings have been created for this
event-it’s like Happy Hour for 72 hours!
• The annual Sidewalk Sale means it’s time to go bargain hunting & get some happy, “OMG, those shoes were $10!
• Hip Hound parade July 11TH at 11am. Start at Wallace Park, end at The Hip Hound. Dress your doggie to the
nines and you may win a Deluxe Photo Shoot ($175 value).