Alberta Street Fair
The 20th Annual Alberta Street Fair, presented by car2go, is Saturday, August 12, 2017. The Fair offers an eclectic mix of activities and events that could only be found on Alberta Street and showcases the best of the Alberta Street community. The event features entertainment, music, vendors, food and drink for people of all ages.
Hosted by Alberta Main Street, the event continues to be one of Portland’s most beloved neighborhood street festivals, drawing more than 25,000 people annually.
GET INVOLVED: Volunteer!
Volunteering with Alberta Main Street is a great way to make an impact in your community, gain experience in a variety of areas and meet new friends.
Historical markers project
Alberta Main Street’s Equitable Placemaking Historical Markers Outreach Project seeks to collect stories that document the history of the African American community on Alberta Street. Stories will be included on the Alberta Main Street website, and selected stories will inform the creation of historical and cultural markers to be installed on Alberta Street between NE 10th – 31st Avenues.
MATCHING MINI GRANT PROGRAM
Alberta Main Street is awarding grant funds to Alberta Street business and commercial property owners to support and incentivize improvements to your business or property. This is a matching grant program, meaning the applicant pays a portion of the improvement and Alberta Main Street pays a portion.
The level of match provided will be determined based on length of ownership plus equity focused funding priorities. The maximum grant contribution by Alberta Main Street is $2,500 per project. learn more
This has been a very exciting year for Alberta Street! Our list of accomplishments achieved working together is extraordinary. All of the great things happening on Alberta Street don’t just happen – together we make them happen! Your support and engagement are critical to a successful Alberta Street. As we are start our fifth year working together to create a vibrant, creative, equitable, and sustainable Alberta Street, we hope you will consider joining Alberta Main Street’s family of donors!
business on alberta Street
Alberta Street is a vibrant neighborhood business district in NE Portland that is known for its individuality and love of the local. Lined with independently owned retail stores, art galleries, restaurants, bars and coffee shops, Alberta Street caters to residents and visitors who want to experience an authentic piece of Portland. Alberta Street is a great place to open and operate a business. We have created a couple of documents to help you whether you are new to Alberta Street or are looking to grow. learn more