Events

Saturday, October 28

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  
APEX: Dawn Cerny

Dawn Cerny’s works are at once formal and reductive while existing in a realm of the playful and ridiculous. The Seattle artist’s newest sculptures and works...

Portland Art Museum  
Animating Life: The Art, Science, and Wonder of LAIKA

This fall, the Portland Art Museum and the Northwest Film Center celebrate Animating Life: The Art, Science, and Wonder of LAIKA, a groundbreaking view...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
Dance of the Damned

Bring your fabulous self and mingle with the freaks as you dance into the night at Solo Club's first-ever Halloween Party! Special Guest DJJello Shot...

Solo Club  
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  
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.  
Kumoricon

Altonimbus Entertainment is proud to continue an annual tradition of bringing fans together for the jam-packed extravaganza of everything that it means to be...

Oregon Convention Center  
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  
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  
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  
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  
Howloween, Saturday

The zoo provides a fun and safe setting for this Halloween tradition, where costumed trick-or-treaters learn about wildlife in a fun scavenger hunt...

Oregon Zoo  
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 Dramatist's Toolbox: Playwriting Class

Designed as an intro for the beginner or as a brush-up for the seasoned writer, this course focuses heavily on tools that will spark ideas on both what to...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
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  
Brewvana's Beer Love in the Pearl Walking Tour

Walk this way to enjoy a stroll through one of the trendiest Portland neighborhoods. The Pearl District, formerly occupied by warehouses, factories and train...

Brewvana Brewery Tours  
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

Portland artist Bill Will has used the Hoffman Gallery as a venue for a site-specific interactive art experience he calls the Fun House. He has conceived a...

Ronna and Eric Hoffman Gallery of Contemporary Art at Lewis & Clark College  
Great Notion Brewing 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 Great Notion Brewing, and...

Great Notion Brewing  
Halloween Fun at the Portland Aerial Tram

You can wear your witch's hat, but leave the broomstick at home - let the Tram fly for you! They'll have frightful and delightful family activities from 11...

Portland Aerial Tram  
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  
Wine & Halloween Candy Pairing

Hip Chicks Do Wine is pairing five of their wines with five different Halloween candies. You can add their limited production Port pairing for an additional...

Hip Chicks Do Wine  
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  
HoptoberFest PDX

It's the BridgePort Original IPA's 21st birthday! BridgePort's HoptoberFest PDX will be a hop-tastic celebration of all things hops, two new beer releases...

BridgePort Brewing  
I Am This: Art by Oregon Jewish Artists

I Am This: Art by Oregon Jewish Artists has been organized to showcase work by four generations of artists born Jewish, associated with or living in...

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  
Sundials

Sundials 12pm

Melanie Flood Projects pleased to announce Sundials, a solo exhibition of new work by Evan La Londe. Exhibition on display: October 22-December 2,...

Melanie Flood Projects  
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...

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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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Hands-On Harp Demonstration

The circa 1900 concert harp in the Music Room is a favorite of Pittock Mansion visitors. But what kinds of harps are there, what do they sound like, how do...

Pittock Mansion  
Ancient Grain Bread Baking with Anjali Wynkoop

Learn the techniques of incorporating ancient grains when making wholesome breads. In this class, Chef Anjali will work with ancient grains to make yeast...

Bob's Red Mill Cooking School  
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  
When the Mountains Tremble

When the Mountains Tremble remains a compelling testimony to the struggle of the largely Mayan Indian population in Guatemala. In 1960, six years after an...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
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  
Pacific NW Drawers Artist Talk with O'Hara Shipe and Nolan Streitberger

Pacific NW Drawers Artist Talk with O'Hara Shipe and Nolan Streitberger Saturday, October 28, 3 p.m. Join up for a special afternoon with artists O'Hara...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Granito: How To Nail A Dictator

Sometimes a film doesn’t just document history, it makes history. Such is the case with Granito. Part political thriller, part memoir, Granito tells a...

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  
Classic French Date Night with Sam Urman

Invite your special someone to a delightful dinner in France- no passport required! In this class, the instructor will share a full meal of dishes—from...

Bob's Red Mill Cooking School  
500 Years

500 Years 6:30pm

Completing her epic trilogy about Guatemala, which launched with When the Mountains Tremble (1983), a film that contributed to the downfall of the nation’s...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Sanza: A Performance By Elizabeth Mputu

Elizabeth Mputu presents Sanza, a performance event as part of the closing for A Situation of Meat, the inaugural exhibition of Disjecta’s seventh Curator in...

Disjecta Contemporary Art Center  
AiR1 Positive Hits Tour

Food for the Hungry presents the AiR1 Positive Hits Tour in the Fall of 2017 featuring GRAMMY® nominees Skillet and Britt Nicole, American Idol alum Colton...

Memorial Coliseum  
An Evening of Passion—No Regrets in the Morning: POGO in Concert

Join Portland Opera To Go on a musical journey from Puccini to Porter as they celebrate the best of opera and musical theater in an evening of passion that...

Ainsworth United Church of Christ  
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  
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  
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  
Halloween at the Kennedy School

Come in costume to celebrate the spookiest of holidays. Some of the Kennedy School's spots are said to be haunted, with guests claiming to have experienced...

McMenamins Kennedy School, Gymnasium  
Mozart's Jupiter Symphony

Mozart’s momentous final symphony, nicknamed “Jupiter” for a grandeur and exuberance unlike any symphony previously written, is paired with Barber’s stunning...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
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  
Tannahill Weavers

Tannahill Weavers are one of Scotland's premier traditional bands. The band, who were inducted into the Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame in 2011,...

Unitarian Universalist Congregation Church at Willamette Falls  
The Events

The Events 7:30pm

"An era of mass shootings and terror attacks presents us with thorny questions about not just society, but humanity. Playwright David Greig confronts some of...

Third Rail Repertory Theatre at Imago Theatre  
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  
Dancenorth Australia / Lucy Guerin Inc.

Presented by Whtie Bird. Partnering with Dancenorth Australia, in Queensland near the Great Barrier Reef, acclaimed choreographers Lucy Guerin and Gideon...

Lincoln Performance Hall  
Diva Practice (Solo)

Diva Practice (Solo) is a dynamic, whimsical and confronting performance about drag queens dancing with uncertainty performed by and choreographed by Pepper...

Headwaters Theatre  
Nous, on va danser

Nancy’s NANCY is a memoir in movement created in response to Yanira Castro’s NANCY, a performer portrait based on Ellis that Castro’s company premiered in...

New Expressive Works  
Paula Cole

"It is truly my time now, at 50.” – Paula Cole. More beautiful than ever, in a twenty-plus-year career, Paula Cole releases “Ballads”, a twenty-song...

Aladdin Theater  
Billy Strings / Trout Steak Revival / Whiskey Shivers

Whether sharing stages with acoustic music royalty, crisscrossing the nation playing as a solo artist or performing high-energy, jaw-dropping sets at...

Revolution Hall  
EMA / The Blow

EMA began with the urge to self-exile. After the success of Past Life Martyred Saints and 2014’s prophetic The Future’s Void, EMA retreated to a basement in...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Max Frost

Max Frost 9pm

"It began as an experiment. Music had always been the focus of my short, 17­year­old, guitar­playing life in Austin, Texas. I was obsessed with The Beatles,...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Cat People

Cat People 9:30pm

Produced by psychological horror visionary Val Lewton, Tourneur’s Cat People stars Simone Simon as a Serbian immigrant whose old country fears point towards...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  

Saturday, October 28

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