Good in the Hood

Additional Information

Good in the Hood is a Rose Festival sanctioned event and attracts neighbors living with NECN's target area of 30,000 residents.


Call us at 503-282-1288, to hear how you can maximize your business potential by sponsoring Good in the Hood.


About Good in the Hood

The Good-in-the-Hood is a multicultural music and food festival held annually in N/NE Portland.

The festival features the best entertainment in the NW, a variety of cultural food vendors, an Information Village, a KidSpace arts & craft area, and an Ethnic Marketplace.

Our mission is to promote the cultural aspects of the N/NE community. We are celebrating over 18 years of attracting thousands of residents from neighborhoods throughout Portland.

Festival, Sponsorship, and General Information

Volunteer Opportunities

For Parade Day Information


4815 NE 7th Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97211


(503) 282-1288

Good in the Hood Planning Team

Executive Team

  • Cheryl L. Roberts
  • Angie Harris
  • Shawn Penny


  • Bob Foster
  • Calvin Kyles
  • Dennis Harris
  • Felipe Ruiz
  • Mike Phifer
  • Nathalie Chandler
  • Paul Knauls, Jr.
  • Roger Beavers
  • Phyllis Benton
  • Andre Roberts
  • Cynthia Luckett
  • Simone Carter
  • Tyler West
  • Micheal Morris
  • Sharon Maxwell-Hendricks
  • Deborah Roache'
  • Eric Island
  • Fito Roberts
  • Ahmero Roberts
  • Solamon Ibe
  • Freda Ceasar
  • Dion Ceasar
  • Mia Lewis
  • Charles McGee II