Gresham, Oregon

Gresham Arts Festival

Celebrate the arts with us at the 20th annual Gresham Arts Festival in downtown Gresham. Featuring more than 100 artists from the Pacific Northwest, a kids corner, local cuisine, treats and beverages. Artists. The application period is now closed for the 2022 Gresham Arts Festival. Important dates for artists. Sunday,...
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Youth Services

Come out and play, in a positive way. We support youth and young adults with safe, fun recreation and social activities. A youth violence prevention program with our community-based partners.

Small Business Grants

The City is providing $500,000 in small business grants with American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding approved by City Council. All eligible applications will go into a lottery and grantees pulled randomly from the pool. Grant funds can be used for rent, lease, or mortgage payment, or employment development and...


Gresham is Oregon's fourth largest city and the Portland metro region's second largest city. Gresham's diverse population includes longtime residents, young professionals, families, and new immigrant communities. The city has experienced rapid growth over the last 20 years – from a rural, farming community to a burgeoning urban area – and provides a high quality of life for its residents and business community.