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Summer for All at Portland Parks

Free events and meals help kids stay active

Portland Parks & Recreation presents ‘Summer Free for All,’ a special summer calendar of free events and free lunches to help kids stay active this summer.

The long-anticipated Summer Free For All is back, bringing a revitalized, revamped and an amazing series of free events geared to kids and families this summer to Portland area parks thanks to Portland Parks & Recreation.

This year kicks off with Free Lunch + Play events on Tuesday, June 21 at 15 parks contained within the boundaries for Portland Public Schools, and on Monday, June 27, for other school district sites. Dozens of amazing outdoor citywide events will follow all summer long.

Everyone is also invited to a Summer Free For All Kickoff Celebration at lunchtime on Tuesday, June 28, at Kʰunamokwst Park, located at Northeast 52nd and Alberta. Free Lunch + Play meals, arts, and sports activities are planned from noon to 1:30 p.m.

Summer Free For All is a community-building, annual program consisting of free cultural events and free meals and activities for kids. This year’s program has 42 events scheduled, including festivals, movies in the park, concerts in the park, and other special events across the city.

For a complete schedule of the summer activities planned, visit online at



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