Director: Jamboree a go – in some way
April 14, 2021
Robert Shamek told the Sweet Home School Board Monday night, April 12, that the annual Oregon Jamboree festival will be different this year if current state and county protocols hold firm.
The executive director of the country music festival said that current law states that an event must provide 86 square feet of space per person, and based on the size of the typical Jamboree venue, Jamboree staff is thus moving forward in the hopes of having 5,000 patrons at the event.
The Jamboree usually hosts nearly 20,000.
"It's all based on still being at the level 'high,'" he said. "And I hope to Go...