Gorge Culture Fest

Barley Draught Irish band performing at Culture Fest in 2015
Barley Draught Irish band performing at Culture Fest in 2015, crowd watching, flag banners overhead
CGCC Photo/Yukari Birkett


Kelly Sullivan
Academic Advisor
kmsullivan@cgcc.edu, (541) 506-6022

May 19, 2017, 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Join us for our 3rd annual Gorge Culture Fest at the Hood River Campus. The event will have lively entertainment; a chance for community connections; a "Somos Unos/We Are One" Art Exhibit; and delicious food, including El Cuate Burgers and Tacos, that you won't want to miss.

Schedule of Entertainment

4:00-5:00 pm   Community Meditation on Somos Uno Theme

5:00-5:45 pm   Piñata Contest with CGCC Juntos Club

5:45-6:45 pm   Los Amigos de la Sierra

6:45-7:15 pm   Mid Valley Elementary Folklorico Dancers

7:15-8:15 pm   Jamba Marimba

8:15-9:00 pm   Song, Story, & Dance Performance

  • Led by Jefferson Greene, Cultural Artist, Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs/Nez Perce

Other Activities:

Basket Weaving Workshop

  • Led by Jefferson Greene; limited enrollment, to reserve your spot, please call Kelly at 541-506-6022 or email kmsullivan@cgcc.edu.

We Are All One/Somos Uno Art Exhibit on display 5/18 - 6/14 (Call for Artists: We Are All One/Somos Uno)

Disability History Exhibit on display 5/15 - 5/19 (and in The Dalles 5/22 - 5/26)
Brought to you by ORAHEAD, and created by Advocating Change Together (ACT)

Community Partner booths inside with activities and information, including: CGCC Japanese Club, CGCC Student Life, CGCC Juntos Club, MCMC, Hood River County Health Department, Gorge Pride Coalition, Hood River Museum, and more.

Oregon Humanities Conversation on Thursday 5/18 from 6-7:30. Kerani Mitchell will explore with us the topic "Where Are You From? Exploring What Makes Us Oregonians."

CGCC is an equal opportunity educator and employer. For special access needs, contact Shayna Dahl at sdahl@cgcc.edu or (541) 506-6046.