Posted by Kudos Events

WHEN: Saturday, July 14, 2018 - Bastille Day!11:00 am - 7:00 pm
WHERE: Tom McCall Bowl - Waterfront Park (SW Columbia & Naito)
COST: $5 through Sunday, July 8th, $10 after, $15 Day of event. Discounted pricing under age 18.
WHO: 4,000+ floaters, observers and after-partiers.
WHY: To give our Willamette River a community hug.
WHAT: THE Portland summer celebration benefiting Human Access Project. Featuring four bands on two floating stages, two 100' long slip and slides and MORE!

More information is available at Beach party here we come! To get to this year’s Big Float, Go By Transit! TriMet can get you right by the waterfront and yes, you can bring your water wings on board. To plan your trip to Waterfront Park, visit to use their Trip Planner!

The Big Float is open to all ages. All floaters must wear a life jacket. It's a safe voyage, not a race. Join the flotilla and attend the grandest pool party Portland has ever seen! The Big Float is the annual fundraiser for the Human Access Project.