Events

Thursday, June 29

APEX: Sam Hamilton

For the summer 2017 APEX exhibition, the Portland Art Museum presents a body of work by Sam Hamilton, in his first solo exhibition in the United States....

Portland Art Museum  
Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival

"This venerable summer festival's first week, starring the legendary Emerson Quartet and other top musicians, touches on Eastern European, American...

Multiple locations  
CoHo Summerfest

CoHo Summerfest features five weekends of innovative, inspiring, irreverent performances by artists with attitude from June 15–July 16, 2017. If CoHo...

CoHo Theatre  
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  
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  
I Was a Wall, and My Breasts Were Like Fortress Towers + Her Eyes Are Like Doves Beside Streams of Water, An Exhibition in Two Parts

"'Blason anatomique' is a term that describes a literary technique of comparing parts of the body (particularly the female body) to something inanimate (like...

Adams and Ollman  
Oregon Music Festival

Oregon Music Festival is a composer-focused international festival of classical music. An annual event, the festival focuses on two or three composers whose...

Multiple venues  
Pedalpalooza 2017

Pedalpalooza is 4+ weeks of bikey fun. With 105 different events, most organized by individuals, bikers of all persuasions are likely to find many events of...

Multiple locations  
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)  
Quest for Beauty

Quest for Beauty: The Architecture, Landscapes, and Collections of John Yeon is a retrospective look at an Oregon original. Few architects have influenced...

Portland Art Museum  
Quest for Beauty: The Architecture, Landscapes and Collections of John Yeon

The Portland Art Museum is pleased to announce Quest for Beauty: The Architecture, Landscapes, and Collections of John Yeon, a retrospective look at an...

Portland Art Museum  
Reunited: Francescuccio Ghissi’s St. John Altarpiece

"This piece of sacred, 14th century Byzantine art is on display at the Portland Art Museum, thanks to an enormous effort by its collectors. The piece is...

Portland Art Museum  
Summer Free For All

Summer Free For All empowers Portlanders to create and cultivate community by providing free, accessible, family-friendly summer activities that celebrate...

Various locations  
The Horror of Normalcy: Katherine Dunn, Geek Love and Cult Literature

This exhibition explores late Portland author Katherine Dunn's novel Geek Love and the reaction it elicited from readers through the personal and literary...

Watzek Library, Lewis & Clark  
I’m Not a Barnacle, I’m Just a Boy

RACC is pleased to present a new work by sculptor and installation artist Crystal Schenk in the Installation Space located adjacent to the Portland Building...

The Portland Building, Installation Space  
Burials: Photography by Sean M. Johnson

One of the most significant and sacred rituals shared across cultures is the preparation of the dead to journey from this world to the next. A burial is a...

Pushdot Studio  
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  
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  
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  
Shu-Ju Wang: Multimedia works

The work of Portland artist Shu-Ju Wang will be on display Lan Su Chinese Garden this June through July, 2017. Her exhibition features a variety of media...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Stars & Stripes and Sundry Trunk Show

Celebrate the Fourth with the ultimate Sundry shopping event at Mercantile Portland! There will be a raffle for customers to enter to win an item of their...

Mercantile Portland  
The Silk Road

Join up on a journey along the ancient trade route during Lan Su’s month-long celebration of the Silk Road. Learn about nomadic life along the trade routes,...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Wine Tasting Half Day Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. World famous Pinot Noirs, crisp Chardonnays and sweet Rieslings are just a taste of the dozens of varietals that Oregon has...

Director Park  
A Golden Age of Poster Design

Magazine Posters from the 1890s. Discover the beauty of antique posters and their role in advertising. Advertising long relied on handbills and posters, but...

Pittock Mansion  
Brenna Murphy: Axis Spread

For the first two weeks of her first solo exhibition in Portland since moving to New York, media artist Brenna Murphy will nightly reconfigure an elaborate...

Upfor Gallery  
Family Open Rehearsal: The Carnival of the Animals

Presented by Chamber Music Northwest (CMNW) Summer Festival. Hear Saint Saëns’s The Carnival of the Animals in a fun, family setting. The beloved classic is...

Reed College, Kaul Auditorium  
Embodied: Asserting Self - Ima Mfon's Nigerian Identity

Ima Mfon Nigerian Identity Exhibit on display from June 1–July 2, 2017. First Thursday Opening Reception: June 1 from 6-9 p.m. “A lot of times Black...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Wendy Ewald: This Is Where I Live

Exhibit on display from June 1–July 2, 2017. First Thursday Opening Reception: June 1, 6-9 p.m. Photography and Social Practice Panel Discussion in...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls 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  
Downtown Portland Food Tour

Stroll through Portland's vibrant downtown with Forktown Food Tours. You will make six delicious stops to eat and drink, including a stop at one of the...

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Pop-Up Portrait Drawing Session

At this pop-up portrait drawing session, the public is invited to sign-up as live models. Over the course of four hours, artist Jennifer J. Woodward will...

Portland Farmer's Market Northwest  
In Good Hands

Cascadia Composers presents In Good Hands, a free concert featuring student musicians performing works for piano and other instruments by local composers....

The Old Church  
Decaf Coffee Tasting & Talk With Swiss Water Process

Join Nossa Familia Coffee for an evening of coffee that won't keep you up all night, featuring complimentary decaf affogatos, iced coffee and side-by-side...

Nossa Familia Coffee  
Makrokosmos Project

"New York piano duo Stephanie and Saar’s annual Portland new music event has become one of the city’s go-to gateways to summer. This year, the event honors...

Vestas  
Play the Pearl District Only Mobile Scavenger Hunt

Play and win the Pearl District Only Mobile Scavenger Hunt! Be the first person to grab all the pins and win a free night’s stay at Inn at Northrup Station....

Pearl District  
Piedmont Neighborhood Tour

In addition to the well-known neighborhoods of Irvington, Ladd's Addition or Laurelhurst, Portland is also home to the lesser known but architecturally rich...

Architectural Heritage Center  
Anything Goes

Sherwood Foundation for the Arts presents their Ninth Annual Summer Musical in the Park. Billy Crocker is a stowaway in love with heiress Hope Harcourt, who...

Stella Olsen Memorial Park  
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  
Last Call Trivia

Come play some fun and challenging free bar trivia, every Thursday.

Rivershore Bar  
Avenue Q

Avenue Q 7:30pm

triangle productions! is proud to present the “Triple Crown” Tony Award-winning musical about Princeton who can’t find a place to live on Avenue A, so...

Sanctuary at Sandy Plaza  
Cabaret

Cabaret 7:30pm

"In the shadow of fascism in pre-World War II Germany, artists who felt helpless to save the world decided instead to live it up, declaring "Life is a...

Keller Auditorium  
Choreography XX

Join Oregon Ballet Theatre for Choreography XX, a celebration of dance created by women. Last season, OBT launched a national women’s choreography...

Washington Park Rose Garden Ampitheater  
Romantic Works by Chopin and Saint-Saëns

Presented by Chamber Music Northwest's Summer Festival. Dive into Romantic works by Chopin and Benjamin Dale and end the evening with Saint-Saën’s playful...

Reed College  
The Addams Family Musical

Presented by the Broadway Rose Theatre Company. A kooky, spooky, ooky Broadway musical. Based on Charles Addams original macabre cartoons, The Addams Family...

Deb Fennell Auditorium  
The Legendary Murray/El'Zabar Duo

Presented by PDX Jazz. Multi-reedist David Murray and drummer/percussionist Kahil El’Zabar have been at the forefront of creative exploration and...

The Old Church  
The Pianist of Willesden Lane

Presented by Portland Center Stage. Last season's sold-out hit The Pianist of Willesden Lane is back for a limited premier engagement. Set in Vienna in 1938...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Frankenstein

Victor Frankenstein is a brilliant young man whose promise knows no bounds, but his ambitions lead him into a nightmare. He discovers the key to bringing...

Mister Theater  
Free Trivia Night

Come out and play some free Last Call Trivia with your friends.

Ringo's Bar & Grill  
Meatbodies

Through the toxic foliage of the American slicked back hairdo there emerges the essence of the underground weirdo. Dance! Kiss! Lick! Love! SPIT! TOUCH ME...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
The Prids / Moon Tiger Benefit for Planned Parenthood

'Chronosynclastic' is the culmination of the Prids life experiences, song writing, playing, and recording. The result is a stunning collection of down right...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  

Thursday, June 29

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