The Great Big Fais Do Do
This is a past event. Sunday, June 23 at 1:00pm 5:00pm
Various locations Northeast Portland, Oregon
The Great Big Fais Do Do (pronounced Fay-Doe-Doe) is the Northwest’s premier roots country four-day music, food and dance festival. This welcome-all dance and music festival in Northeast Portland brings together honky tonk, Cajun, Western swing, bluegrass and string band music. At the Great Big Fais Do Do, you can forget, for a joyful moment, about life’s hardship through music, dance and social communion, a tradition that is as old as humanity.
On Thursday night, The Horsenecks play a square dance at the Hollywood Senior Center in Northeast Portland.
On Friday night, T'Monde from Lafayette, Lousiana and Joel Savoy and Jesse Lege, also from Lafayette, perform at the Spare Room Lounge in Northeast Portland.
On Saturday night, Pete Krebs and His Portland Playboys and The Caleb Klauder Country Band from Portland perform at the Spare Room Lounge in Northeast Portland.
On Sunday afternoon, there will be a gumbo cook/feed and some more Cajun music and dancing at the Moon and Sixpence Pub in Northeast Portland.