About CM Events

Our only business here is entertainment. We believe it is the essential ingredient for every successful event. We are committed to providing the absolute best in local, regional, and national talent to our clients and continually strive to find and develop new acts.


Celebration Music & Events has been representing the finest quality entertainment in the Northwest since 1980. We are a service-oriented talent agency representing over 600 entertainment options ranging from Acrobats to Zydeco bands. With our 20 years of experience, we have the resources and expertise to assist our clients from the initial planning of an event to putting the final touches on what can sometimes be a very challenging undertaking.


Admittedly, Celebration Music & Events is not the largest talent agency in Oregon however, we just may have the most to offer in terms of selection and service. In addition to that we offer the most competitive rates in the area. We offer free consultation, keep regular business hours Mon.- Fri. 9:00-5:30, and are available for evening appointments and/or weekends for our out of town clients who are visiting Portland and need service.



We have access to bands of nearly every size and description ranging from jazz duos to 18 piece swing bands. Do you need a quality band that plays music with a broad appeal? We represent many of the best and most sought after variety bands in the Portland and Seattle areas. Need something with an ethnic or international flavor? Celebration Music & Events represents musical groups playing authentic music from nearly every corner of the world! From celtic duos to 11 piece mariachi bands in full costume, we literally bring the world of music to your next event. We believe we have the largest selection of quality bands of anyone in the Northwest. In most cases, we also offer the lowest prices possible.



Whether you need a violinist to serenade for an intimate dinner party or a string quartet to perform for a wedding ceremony, Celebration Music & Events can provide the best musicians that Portland has to offer for nearly any event one could imagine. See our artist roster for a more complete listing of musician options.




Comedians, Clowns, Fire Eaters, Jugglers, Face Painters, Impersonators, Casinos, Magicians, Caracaturists, Stilt Walkers are but a handful of our more popular entertainment options. Let your imagination run wild! See our artist roster for additional specialty act options.



Have an event where a small to medium sized sound system is required? Celebration Music & Events can provide you with a high quality, professional sound system for speaking, small bands and or playback of recorded music. The equipment is top notch and the rental prices are usually lower than most of the traditional sound companies or music stores. Call us first. If we can’t help you with your sound needs, chances are that we can direct you to someone who can.


When you consider the entertainment options available through Celebration Music & Events, our experience, service, availability, and prices, why would you need to talk to anyone else? Actually, we encourage you to do just that. We believe that by comparison, Celebration Music and Events is clearly the best entertainment resource for your next event.



In our 20 years of providing entertainment to the Northwest, we have accumulated quite a bit of information that would be invaluable to anyone planning an event. Let us help you find your room, caterer, photographer, florist, decorations and party suppliers. We work with these people every day! Wouldn’t you like to know what we know about a place or service that could have a profound impact on the success of your event? We have been involved with nearly 15,000 events at various levels and would welcome the opportunity to share our knowledge with you and help guide you through what can be a very time consuming and difficult process.