Portland Festival Parade!

Parade will start at Noon on June 1st, beginning at 24th and Portland Avenue, and continue to 33rd and Northwestern Parkway.

This year’s theme is “Favorite Decade.” Be sure to show your spirit along the route!

Parade applications are available below. E-mail portlandfestivalinfo@gmail.com, with any questions.

2019 Portland Mayor – Larry & Kathie Stoess
Grand Marshall – Gordon Brown
Portland Icon – Shirl Kelly

Favorite Place in Portland Contest

Lannan Park, Howard’s Bakery, Farm to Fork, McAlpine Locks & Dam, Portland Library – what is your favorite place from the past or present in Portland? Submit a photo with name of location and $5 entry fee.

Mail entry to:

Portland Festival

Favorite Place Contest

PO Box 11124

Louisville, KY 40211

Contact: Kerrie Clifford, or portlandfestivalinfo@gmail.com, for more information

Call for vendors!

Call for vendors! The 45th annual Portland Festival is quickly approaching! Don’t miss out on applying for a vendor space for the 2019 festival on Friday, May 31, and Saturday, June 1. It is a great opportunity to showcase your merchandise. The festival draws thousands of people to the historic Portland neighborhood every year featuring a parade, live bands, vendor booths, an entire block of kid zone entertainment and so much more. Click on the link below for an application today!  If you have any questions please email portlandfestivalinfo@gmail.com or contact Kerrie Clifford, Vendor Chairperson, at 502-643-1471.