The Annual IPFEST

IP Fest is an International Praise Festival promoting unity among body of Christ through different cultural presentations, foods, family fun activities and a very good message of Jesus Christ.

How it began

International Praise (IP) Fest.’ is the culmination of a shared vision between Oasis of Praise International Ministries, Portland City Blessing, Casa de Padre International , Living God Church, New Day Family Church, St John The first four churches have ten years of combined experience hosting large community events which featured family-friend entertainment, carnival games, dental care, free school supplies, children activities, free food to low-income families and the homeless to vendor booths, ethnic dance, inspiring testimonials and playing a lead role in hosting the successful Luis Palau Hispanic Festival at the Oregon Convention Center.

First IP Fest

IP Fest was held for the very first time on August 31st, 2013 and it drew over 1000 people and a powerful manifestation of unity in Christ. IP Fest promotes much more than just a community event as churches from many nations (Nigeria, Congo, Indonesia, Vietnam, African-American, Hispanic, Guatemala and more..) were hand in hand on that day and until now in kingdom relationship. This event also presents the Gospel in many languages and cultures and also sharing love through backpacks give-aways, prayer booth and free refreshments and music.


IP Fest is a festival of praise unto God that features Christian ministries within the Portland Metro area that represent various cultures and ethnicities and offers live Christian music, ethnic dance, children activities, vendor booths and free food

Our mission is to offer the City of Portland an annual praise festival that promotes unity among the Christian community


- Increase the unity among Christian ministries in the greater Portland Metro area
- Demonstrate a collaborative effort to promote awareness of social services to indigent citizens
- Create a broader platform to promote local talent and businesses representatives of our city
- Provide opportunities that reinforce family wellness and the spirit of community
- Offer prayer to cover our city, children and families.

IP Fest 2017

Saturday, August 5th, 2017.
Time: 11am-4:30pm

at SQUARE PDX (Pioneer Courthouse Square)