Portlandia Mermaid Parade 2017
July 29, 2017
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Japanese American Historical Plaza (downtown PDX waterfront)
2 NW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97209
Portlandia Mermaid Parade is FREE, family friendly, grassroots artistic event aimed at celebrating our community connection to Portland’s rivers, port history as well as celebrating all things mermaid and water myth related.
The name ‘Portlandia’ is in honor of the river goddess sculpture created by Raymond Kaskey, currently located above the entrance of the Portland Building located in downtown PDX. Portlandia is the second-largest copper repousse’ statue in the United States, after the Statue of Liberty. (more…)