Music on Main

The Music on Main free outdoor concert series returns, Wednesdays, July 12–August 30, for its 16th year in 2023!

On Wednesday evenings, Portland’5 takes advantage of the summer weather in Portland to present the Music on Main concert series. The free outdoor concerts are held on Main Street next to Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall—between Southwest Broadway and Park Avenue in downtown Portland—and feature popular local musicians playing a diverse collection of music.

Music on Main is open to the public and the concerts run from 5pm to 7pm. All ages are welcome to attend. Seating is available on a first come, first-served basis—tickets are not required.


July 12 | Pa'lante (Afro-Caribbean)

July 19 | Bikini Drone (pop, Italo-disco)

July 26 | She's Speaking (blues, jazz, rock, folk)

Aug. 2 | BridgeCity Soul (soul, funk)

Aug. 9 | MAARQUII - Community & Culture Celebration (hip-hop, R&B)

Aug. 16 | Ashleigh Flynn & The Riveters (rock, Americana)

Aug. 23 | Glass of Hearts (Blondie tribute)

Aug. 30 | Freddy Trujillo (singer/songwriter, bassist)

Read more about the artists at the pages listed below.

*Performers subject to change. In case of rain or extreme heat, Music on Main concerts will be held in the rotunda lobby of Antoinette Hatfield Hall, located next to Main Street at 1111 SW Broadway Ave., Portland, Oregon 97205.

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Food & Drinks Available

Food and drinks (including alcohol for those 21+ w/ ID) provided by the ArtBar & Bistro are available on site. Tables are reserved for food and beverage patrons. Table service begins at 4pm.

Music on Main Menu

Music on Main is made possible by the generous support of:
Music on Main Sponsors