Open Call: Perform for Portland in 2019!

Posted: January 1, 2019 | Category

Update: Open Call for 2019 Season Closed January 31, 2019! Great thanks to everyone who submitted an event idea for the 2019 In the Square season!... Read More

Play Kiosk Now Open!

Posted: June 20, 2018 | Category

Play Kiosk opens in June 2018! Calling all game lovers! Friends of Congress Square Park's new “Play Kiosk” is open! An opportunity for folks of... Read More

The 2018 "In the Square" season begins!

Posted: May 2, 2018 | Category

What's on in 2018? We have over 200 free public events and activities planned for you this season! Download a copy of our season calendar here,... Read More

Open Call for 2018 Program Submissions

Posted: December 29, 2017 | Category

Update: Open Call for 2018 Season Closed January 31, 2018! Great thanks to everyone who submitted an event idea for the 2018 In the Square season!... Read More

A look back on the 2017 season.

Posted: December 28, 2017 | Category

Thank you for a great 2017 season! Friends of Congress Square Park is dedicated to the preservation, enhancement and use of this important public... Read More

Share your thoughts on the 2017 season!

Posted: November 1, 2017 | Category

From May through October 2017, FoCSP presented 196 free arts events & activities in collaboration with local artists and arts and educational... Read More

Welcome our new Executive Director!

Posted: August 6, 2017 | Category

  Dela Taylor Murphy teaching dance (pc:   Our Board of Directors is happy to announce that Dela Taylor... Read More

2017 Season Calendar!

Posted: May 30, 2017 | Category

Download a printable version of our season calendar here, or stop by the park to grab a calendar in our sidewalk sandwich board or during one of our... Read More

We're Hiring!

Posted: April 13, 2017 | Category

FoCSP seeks a passionate part-time Executive Director to lead the organization and advance our mission to activate Congress Square Park through free... Read More

2016 Annual Report

Posted: April 1, 2017 | Category

As we move into our 4th season, we wanted to take a moment to celebrate the remarkable people who supported and contributed to making the park such a... Read More

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