Fodor's Expert Review Mt. Hood Jazz Festival
Editor's Note: This location is no longer in operation.
Since 1982 the Mt. Hood Jazz Festival, held for three days in August, has drawn big names as well as new talent. Past years have seen appearances by Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, and George Benson. The festival is held on the campus of Mount Hood Community College in suburban Gresham. Take MAX light rail to Gresham Transit Center and transfer to Bus 26.