Events

Saturday, October 21

A Situation of Meat

The opening exhibition for the 2017-2018 CiR season will be composed of multiple works from female artists working in new media and installation. This...

Disjecta Contemporary Art Center  
Animating Life: The Art, Science, and Wonder of LAIKA

Famous for such stop-action animated feature films as Kubo and the Two Strings (2016), The Boxtrolls (2014) and Coraline (2009), LAIKA is at the center of...

Portland Art Museum  
Ben Bushwell

For his third exhibition at Upfor, “The Story is Not the Story,” Buswell has created his fused glass and photograph-based sculptures. The pieces all began...

Upfor Gallery  
Birds of Elliott

Regional Artists bring the beauty of Elliott State Forest to Portland. If you've wondered about Elliott, come see the 3D sculptures of the native birds,...

Portland Audubon Interpretive Center  
Celebrate October on Farmlandia Farm Loop

Farmlandia activities in the Southeast Portland and Wilsonville area include local produce, crafts and music at the Milwaukie Farmers Market and wine tasting...

Farmlandia Farm Loop  
Connecting Lines

Presented by the Portland Art Museum's Center for Contemporary Native Art (CCNA). In 1838, the Cherokee People were forcibly and illegally removed from their...

Portland Art Museum  
Eat, Drink, Laugh Local on Marion Farm Loop

Enjoy the harvest festivals at Greens Bridge Gardens and EZ Orchards, apple picking on Beilke Family Farms, two fruitful pumpkin patches, wine tasting at...

Marion Farm Loop  
Family Fun on Canby Farm Loop

Recreation on Canby area farms includes the famous Pumpkin Festival, the abundant Oregon City Farmers Market and scenic wine tasting at local, handcrafted...

Canby Farm Loop  
Good Night: 22 Floors

22 Floors is a continuation of a three-year-long series, Good Night, in which Emily Wobb builds replicas of affluent vehicles and dwellings and destroys them...

ANX Gallery  
High Hopes: The Journey of John F. Kennedy

On November 22, 1963, the 35th President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, was assassinated while riding in a motorcade through the streets of...

Oregon Historical Society  
Killer Beer Week

If you’ve ever attended a Brewpublic Killer Beer Week, you know that we love to get creative and put the interests of the true to heart craft beer lovers...

Various locations.  
Molalla Farm Loop: Agro-Festivities for Family & Friends

October fun on Molalla Farm Loop includes the Molalla Farmer's Market every Thursday and small-batch wine tasting at beautiful Alexeli Vineyard and Forest...

Molalla Country Farm Loop  
Pompeii: The Exhibition

Experience the splendor of Ancient Rome and travel back in time to 79 A.D. when Pompeii bustled as a commercial port and strategic military and trading city....

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
Portland Open Studios

Portland Open Studios creates a unique educational opportunity for the public to witness art in the making, and learn about media, materials and the business...

Multiple locations  
Portland Retro Gaming Expo 2017

The Retro Gaming Expo offers three days of tournaments, panel discussions and plenty of opportunities to play more than 150 classic video games. Please view...

Oregon Convention Center  
Representing: Vernacular Photographs of, by, and for African Americans

"This newly-curated exhibition of personal and family photography goes as far back as the turn of the 20th century. The show prominently features images from...

Portland Art Museum  
Show the Gorge Some Love

Eighteen Columbia River Gorge communities invite people to give and receive Gorge Love during a month-long campaign. Nothing has brought into clearer focus...

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area  
The Corn Maize at the Pumpkin Patch

Portland’s original cornfield maze celebrates its 19th season at The Pumpkin Patch on beautiful Sauvie Island in Portland, Oregon. Craig Easterly, founder of...

The Pumpkin Patch  
Trails

After a dozen years of silence, an unexpected meeting between childhood friends Mike and Seth leads the pair to fulfill a promise made in their youth: to...

Broadway Rose New Stage  
Columbia Gorge Waterfalls and Mt. Hood Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. Species seen nowhere else in the world, dramatic basalt lava flows nearly a mile deep, and some of the world's most beautiful...

Director Park  
Forced From Home

Presented by Doctors Without Borders, Forced From Home is an interactive exhibition and tour that takes visitors beyond the headlines of the global refugee...

Pioneer Courthouse Square  
Fourth Annual Bonsai Show, Exhibit & Marketplace

Bonsai tree will be displayed along with how-to demonstrations and a full marketplace of Bonsai trees, materials and tools. Auctions, raffles and...

Milwaukie Center  
More Than Pink

Woodburn Premium Outlets has teamed up with Susan G. Komen to help in the fight against breast cancer as part of its More Than Pink campaign. Come out to the...

Woodburn Premium Outlets  
Oregon Coast All Day Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. With over 300 miles of public coastline, Oregon's beaches are sure to amaze with their numerous lighthouses, reborn beach...

Director Park  
St. Johns Farmers Market

The St. Johns Farmers Market supports a local, sustainable food supply while providing opportunity for emerging farmers, contributing to the health of all...

St. Johns Plaza  
Gluten Free Food Allergy Fest

The Gluten Free Food Allergy Fest is the largest expo of it’s kind in the Portland area. Whether you’re thinking about going gluten free or you’re a gluten...

Portland Expo Center  
Heart 2 Heart Petting Zoo

Cuddle piglets, baby goats, bunnies and other cute critters on Sauvie Island. Afterwards, enjoy berry picking at Bella Organics.

Bella Organic Farm  
Kristy Kun & Kalina Wilson

Work by Kalina Wilson and Kristy Kun will be on display at Lan Su Chinese Garden this October and November. Lan Su Chinese Garden hosts several artists each...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Parting Shots: Images of Portland, 1938-1942

Parting Shots examines nationally renowned 20th-century photographer Minor White, focusing on some of his earliest work when he was in Portland between...

Architectural Heritage Center  
Picturing Oregon

In conjunction with the Museum’s 125th anniversary, Picturing Oregon offers an extraordinary opportunity to reflect on the importance of place and to...

Portland Art Museum  
Rodrigo Valenzuela

This exhibition in the Jubitz Center for Modern and Contemporary Art features two videos by Rodrigo Valenzuela (born 1982 in Chile, lives and works in Los...

Portland Art Museum  
Tea & Poetry

Lan Su Chinese Garden presents Tea & Poetry at Lan Su, a series of events and activities celebrating poetry, tea and tea arts. Held at Lan Su Chinese Garden...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
The Surfsand Resort’s Annual Dog Show

Pedigree is not the point, as this fun day at the beach truly celebrates man’s best friend. Not to be confused with a traditional dog show, the Annual...

Surfsand Resort  
The Wyeths: Three Generations

Drawing from the Bank of America Collection, The Wyeths: Three Generations provides a revealing survey of works by N.C. Wyeth, one of America’s finest...

Portland Art Museum  
Untold Stories of Pittock Mansion Treasures

Pittock Mansion has artifacts whose stories are rarely told: a punch bowl purchased as a souvenir from an 1898 trip to a Czech spa town, a toy swing Governor...

Pittock Mansion  
West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta

The Giant Pumpkin Regatta is one of the most anticipated fall events in the Northwest. Costumed characters, paddling 1,000 pound pumpkin boats, compete in a...

Lake of the Commons  
Baerlic Brewing Company 5k Fun Run

Enjoy a 5k-ish fun-run! Walk, jog, run . . . no one cares! The event organizers have mapped out a course that starts and ends at Baerlic Brewing Co., and...

Baerlic Brewing Co.  
Ben Buswell: The Story is Not the Story

For his third solo exhibition at Upfor, Ben Buswell employs laborious surface embellishments to emphasizes the material qualities of his photo-based and...

Upfor Gallery  
Bill Will: Fun House

The fertile imagination of Bill Will, a veteran Portland conceptual sculptor and installation artist, is on full display in this extensive installation at...

Ronna and Eric Hoffman Gallery of Contemporary Art at Lewis & Clark College  
Industrial Sewing: Newell Leather Wallet

Level 1 Sewing Class: No prior sewing experience needed, but some is recommended In this 3.5-hour class, students will complete a leather wallet while...

Klum House Workshop  
Killer Pumpkin Festival

Join Rogue Ales & Spirits for an absolutely killer time at this year's Killer Pumpkin Festival, featuring over 30 pumpkin beers. Rogue Ales & Spirits is...

Rogue Ales and Spirits Eastside Pub & Pilot Brewery  
Sophie Larrimore: Sunday Painting

What’s in a poodle? For Sophie Larrimore, much more is at stake in the paintings on view in Sunday Painting, her first solo exhibition at Nationale, than...

Nationale  
White Salmon Fall Art Tour

See the work of 11 different local artists at four locations in White Salmon, Washington. White Salmon is in the Columbia River Gorge just across the river...

Various locations, see Facebook page or flyer  
Brewvana's PNW is Best Tour

It’s hard to beat the Pacific Northwest when it comes to beer. Take the Pacific Northwest is Best tour to visit four iconic Portland breweries that offer the...

Brewvana Brewery Tours  
I Am This: Art by Oregon Jewish Artists

The Oregon Jewish Museum has taken over the sunny corner once occupied by the Museum of Contemporary Craft. The exhibit “I Am This: Art by Oregon Jewish...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
Karolin Kluppel  - Kingdom of Girls

Karolin Klüppel Kingdom of Girls Thomas Roma Plato's Dogs October 5–29, 2017 First Thursday Opening Reception October 5, 6-9 p.m. Pacific NW Drawers...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Snowvana 2017

The Northwest’s ultimate celebration of snow sports features live music, premieres of top ski and snowboard films, local beer, and discounted gear and...

Memorial Coliseum  
Symmetry Breaking

Symmetry Breaking features eight contemporary visual artists from the Pacific Northwest: Emily Counts, Jovencio de la Paz, Jo Hamilton, Anya Kivarkis, Brenda...

The Art Gym at Marylhurst University  
Thomas Roma - Plato's Dogs

Karolin Klüppel Kingdom of Girls Thomas Roma Plato's Dogs October 5–29, 2017 First Thursday Opening Reception October 5, 6-9 p.m. Pacific NW Drawers...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Downtown & The Farmer’s Market Tour

Experience the heart of Portland’s culinary scene with a visit to the city's world-class farmer’s market. Enjoy a special behind-the-scenes visit, expanded...

Address will be sent to you after booking is confirmed  
Forktown Food Tours North Mississippi Avenue

North Mississippi Avenue is a historic, artsy and exciting neighborhood on Portland’s north side. It's a "must see" for out-of-town visitors and one of...

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One Woman Sex and the City

You are here Home › Winningstad Theatre › Events › One Woman Sex and the City Located Inside: Antoinette Hatfield Hall Winningstad Theatre One Woman Sex and...

Winningstad Theatre  
Every Brilliant Thing

Every Brilliant Thing 2pm, 7:30pm

A kid makes a list for his mom. A list of everything worth living for in the world. He needs her to read the list so she doesn’t try to leave the world...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Fun Home

Fun Home 2pm, 7:30pm

"Praising its originality and emotional honesty, the Los Angeles Times called this Tony-winning show by Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron show (based on a graphic...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Portland City Half Day Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. There is a magical place located within the confluence of two major rivers, at the base of a volcano and surrounded by old...

Director Park  
Salt & Straw Autumn Harvest Festival

Celebrating the Northwest 23rd scoop shop turning five, Salt & Straw throws a festival to thank the community. Join in on the harvest fun with live music and...

Salt & Straw NW Scoop Shop  
The Secret of Roan Inish

In the late 1940s, 10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She learns the local legend that...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Two By Two - Lost Treasures Collection

Book by Peter Stone. Lyrics by Martin Charnin. Music by Richard Rodgers. Based on Clifford Odets's play The Flowering Peach. Noah, a typical family man,...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Side Door Stage  
Brewvana's Beers & Barrels Tour

Portland is known for modern takes on time-honored techniques, and with the Beers & Barrels tour, you’ll experience these old styles in a modern way. This...

Brewvana Brewery Tours  
Durufle Requiem

Presented by Oregon Repertory Singers (ORS). Take a peaceful journey into paradise with Maurice Duruflé’s profound and meditative Requiem, featuring...

First United Methodist Church  
Disney on Ice presents Follow Your Heart

Follow your heart straight to adventure at Disney On Ice! Just keep swimming with Dory and new pal Hank from DisneyPixar’s Finding Dory as they set out to...

Moda Center  
The Circus Project Open House

Artists, students, friends, neighbors, please join The Circus Project for a studio Open House! Take a turn on the trapeze, tightwire, cyr wheel, or try...

The Circus Project, #388  
Nocturama

Nocturama 4:30pm

Bonnello’s (Saint Laurent) latest provocation is a film in two distinct and gripping parts: first, a procedural in which we follow a group of Parisian young...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Over The Bay And Through The Woods – Landscape Group Art Show

Presented by Milwaukie City Hall Gallery and Milwaukie City Art Council (artMOB). Reception: First Friday, October 6, 5–8 p.m. Show runs October 6–November...

Milwaukie City Hall Gallery  
Abominable

Abominable 6pm, 8:30pm

Abominable is a new dance-theater work for two performers. Drawing on the medieval Scandinavian imaginary and its lineage of famed heroes, Abominable creates...

Disjecta Contemporary Art Center  
Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

The incredible saga of the Chinese immigrant Sung family, owners of Abacus Federal Savings of Chinatown, New York, elicits both outrage and humor. Accused of...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour

The Old Town Historic District in downtown Portland, Oregon is filled with beautiful old buildings and cobblestone streets. Lively with drinking...

Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub  
Disney on Ice presents Follow Your Heart

Follow your heart straight to adventure at Disney On Ice! Just keep swimming with Dory and new pal Hank from DisneyPixar’s Finding Dory as they set out to...

Moda Center  
Fright Town

FrightTown returns to the catacombs beneath the Veterans Memorial Coliseum for its terrifying 13th season. Three huge haunted houses are packed with enough...

Memorial Coliseum  
Liar's League PDX

Liars’ League was founded in London, and from there spread to New York City, Hong Kong, and now Portland, Oregon. All Liars’ Leagues are devoted to...

Literary Arts  
Two By Two - Lost Treasures Collection

Book by Peter Stone. Lyrics by Martin Charnin. Music by Richard Rodgers. Based on Clifford Odets's play The Flowering Peach. Noah, a typical family man,...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Side Door Stage  
Caught

Caught 7:30pm

Chinese activist artists have devised a four-part theatrical installation to jar audiences out of their complacent acceptance of the daily onslaught of...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
Every Brilliant Thing

A kid makes a list for his mom. A list of everything worth living for in the world. He needs her to read the list so she doesn’t try to leave the world...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Fun Home

Fun Home 7:30pm

"Praising its originality and emotional honesty, the Los Angeles Times called this Tony-winning show by Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron show (based on a graphic...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Murder at Checkmate Manor

They’re back! Every drama group has experienced the horrors of what can go wrong on opening night, and the ladies of the F.A.H.E.T.G. Dramatic Society are...

Vault Theater  
NW Dance Project: Fall Performances

NW Dance Project opens its 14th season with its eyes focused on the international world of contemporary dance. One of Canada’s most acclaimed and...

Lincoln Performance Hall  
One Woman Sex and the City

You are here Home › Winningstad Theatre › Events › One Woman Sex and the City Located Inside: Antoinette Hatfield Hall Winningstad Theatre One Woman Sex and...

Winningstad Theatre  
Phantoms of the Orchestra

A Halloween Pops spectacular with the Magic Circle Theatre Company and a costumed Oregon Symphony! Every Halloween the “phantoms of the orchestra” return to...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
Uprise

Uprise 7:30pm

Diaspora Dance Theater presents Uprise, an evening of choreographic premiers by Oluyinka Akinjiola, Michael Galen and Jamie Minkus, with musical guest Amenta...

Reed College Greenwood Theater  
Éxodo: A Day of the Dead Production

How do you carry those you left behind? Milagro’s 22nd annual Día de Muertos production brings a new, company-devised espectáculo built around the theme of...

Milagro Theatre  
Oh Wonder

Oh Wonder 8pm

In an era in which pop careers require careful planning, Oh Wonder are an anomaly. They're a band formed by accident not design, a duo who didn't intend to...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Sound of Late: Steelworks

Sound of Late's casual chamber music concerts feature the highest caliber classical musicians up close and personal. Come experience the haunting and...

NEW Expressive Works  
Abominable

Abominable 8:30pm

Abominable is a new dance-theater work for two performers. Drawing on the medieval Scandinavian imaginary and its lineage of famed heroes, Abominable creates...

Disjecta Contemporary Art Center  
An Evening With Peia: The Farewell Tour

As a song preserver, Peia has gathered songs from ancient traditions that span across the globe, from the mountains of Bulgaria to the shores of Ireland,...

The Old Church  
The Quick & Easy Boys

The Quick & Easy Boys are a power-trio out of Portland, Oregon who creates their own blend of rock and roll. Imagine the Minutemen, the Police, and Band of...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Becky With The Good Jokes

The over-the-top, happiness-filled comedy show/lovefest Becky With The Good Jokes, which debuted at this year’s Bridgetown Comedy Festival, is back as a...

Funhouse Lounge  
Disney on Ice presents Follow Your Heart

Follow your heart straight to adventure at Disney On Ice! Just keep swimming with Dory and new pal Hank from DisneyPixar’s Finding Dory as they set out to...

Moda Center  

Saturday, October 21

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