Columbia Center
for the Arts

215 Cascade Street

PO Box 1543

Hood River, OR 97031


Mt. Hood Independent Film Festival

February 4: Sense of Place Lecture, 7pmSense of Place

March 2: Ronnie Cox: Songs, Stories, and Out and Out Lies Ronnie Cox

March 11-12: Lunafest, 7pmLunafest

Now online: 2014 Plein Air Wrtiting Anthology Plein Air Writing Anthology

Columbia Center for the Arts ... Has More Arts!

Columbia Center for the Arts' has something for everyone. We regularly host music events, film, literary events, book discussions, and other special events of interest to communities we serve.

We encourage partnerships with other organizations and individuals. If you're interested in developing an event or a series of events, please let us know. Call us at 541-387-8877. 

Literary Arts

Online AnthologyOnline Anthologies

Pacific Northwest Plein Air (Click to view)

Music, Film, Literature... and a Lot More!


More Arts

Mt. Hood Independent Film Festival Results

Thank you to all our filmmakers, sponsors, Volunteers and attendees for a wonderful festival!
Check Out The Winners

Feb 4 at 7pm

GO! Sense of Place Lecture: Mosier Centennial

Situated just 5 miles east of Hood River, Mosier is an entrepreneurial, welcoming town with a vast history unknown to many Gorge residents. Gorge Owned (GO!) invites you to learn about some of the dynamic people who have helped shape the character and economy of this town, which today has a population of only 430.

Learn More: Mosier Centennial

March 2 at 7:30pm

Ronnie Cox: Songs, Stories, and Out and Out Lies.

Columbia Center for the Arts proudly presents a very special evening with famous actor, writer, singer, songwriter Ronnie Cox.

Learn More: Ronnie Cox in concert

March 11-12 at 7pm

Lunafest 2015

Presented by Hood River Soroptimist and CCA, this season’s program of eight selected films will compel discussion, make you laugh, tug at your heartstrings and motivate you to make a difference in your community.

Learn More: Lunafest 2015

Now online

Silent Applause of Butterflies: Plein Air Writing Anthology 2014

Download the anthology of the 2014 Plein Air Writing Exhibition and become inspired for this August!
Learn more: Plein Air Writing Anthology

Links to 48 Hour Film Project films

Find links to all of the completed films here: 48 Hour Film Project