Events

Saturday, July 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  
Aerial Arts at Summer of Celebration

Pendulum Aerial Arts (PAA) performs aerial acts at the Summer of Celebration event.

Bridgeport Village  
Annie Marie Musselman: Wolf Haven

"These images of the animals who inhabit Wolf Haven, a Puget Sound wolf sanctuary, are perhaps less distantly majestic and more vulnerable than you're...

Charles A. Hartman Fine Art  
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  
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  
Dislocation

"This group show gathers work by 22 artists, including Lorna Simpson, Avantika Bawa, Storm Tharp, Janene Nagy, Vanessa Renwick, D.E. May, Adam Sorensen and...

PDX Contemporary Art  
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  
International Pinot Noir Celebration

The IPNC is a three-day event, famous around the globe as a mecca for lovers of pinot noir and Northwest cuisine. During the weekend, world-renowned...

Linfield College  
JAW (Just Add Water)

"This festival, hosted by Portland Center Stage, is designed to help playwrights highlight and workshop new plays. PCS culls roughly two hundred script...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Jennifer Steinkamp

The Portland Art Museum is pleased to announce an exhibition featuring the internationally renowned media artist Jennifer Steinkamp (American, born 1958)....

Portland Art Museum  
Life.Art.Being Integrative Arts Festival

This festival includes nine days of movement and creativity classes to focus the lens of interconnection and explore the personal and ecological context for...

Various Locations  
Master American Printmakers

"A simple and superb idea, this show is bound to excite fans of printmaking and followers of historical American art. Parsons is blending prints by American...

Michael Parsons Fine Art  
Monroe Hodder: Future Sky

"The paintings of Monroe Hodder, a New York-based, globe-trotting abstract expressionist, brim with bright colors and textural treatments. This month,...

Butters Gallery  
New Modernism

"'Modern' already means 'new,' so what does 'new modernism' mean? Elizabeth Leach Gallery will happily lead you through this group show, featuring the...

Elizabeth Leach Gallery  
Oregon Brewers Festival

One of the nation's longest-running craft beer festivals, the Oregon Brewers Festival is considered a destination, and 80,000 craft beer lovers annually make...

Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park  
Original Practice Shakespeare Festival

"Original Practice Shakespeare, oft-called "ops," is easily Portland's most prolific and approachable Shakespeare company. In their novel format of staged...

Various 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  
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  
Satisfactual

"Heidi Schwegler, a photographer, installation creator and chair of Pacific Northwest College of Art and Oregon College of Art and Craft's co-MBA program,...

Thru Media Gallery  
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  
Troilus and Cressida

"You can thank Portland Actors Ensemble for a rare chance to see Shakespeare in a scenic cemetery! The 13th installment of their Twilight Tragedie series...

Lone Fir Cemetery  
Washington County Fair

The Washington County Fair in Hillsboro is your place for BIG FAIR FUN! It's the perfect place to take the whole family, with carnival rides, live music,...

Washington County Fair Complex  
Rip City 3-on-3

Come play in the annual Rip City 3 on 3 Basketball tournament and get a free ticket to a Trail Blazers preseason game! The Rip City 3-on-3 Basketball...

Moda Center  
Kids Cook at the Portland Farmers Market

Portland Farmers Market’s popular Kids Cook at the Market program lets junior chefs age seven to eleven cultivate their culinary skills and experience a...

Portland Farmer's Market at PSU  
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  
Hiking and Yoga

Expand your yoga practice beyond the studio out into Portland's beautiful local natural landscapes. This special yoga/hiking combo event will be offered each...

People's Yoga + various hiking spots  
Hood River County Fair

Enjoy a traditional, family-friendly fair that has been named "Best in Oregon." All kinds of exhibits and displays, 4-H and FFA competitions, carnival rides...

Hood River County Fairgrounds  
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  
 20th Anniversary Schnauzer Walk

The Portland Minature Schnauzer Club Schnauzer Walk is celebrating its 20th Anniversary Walk. Grooming, raffle, barn hunt, confidence course, contests,...

Clackamette Park  
Chef in the Market Series

Chef in the Market returns to the Portland Farmers Market at Portland State University with a well-rounded lineup of talented chefs and market vendors....

Portland Farmer's Market at PSU  
Downtown Portland’s “North End” Tour

This exciting tour explores the abundant architectural and cultural history in the downtown neighborhood wedged between Old Town and the Pearl District....

Architectural Heritage Center  
Farmhouse Arts Series: Children and Family Music Workshop

Presented by the Farmhouse Performances Summer Concert and Arts Series. Children and their parents/caregivers explore music together in our Family Music and...

Lawless Family Farmhouse  
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  
M.C. Reardon: Possible Moments of Consciousness

An exhibition of work by artist M.C. Reardon, Possible Moments of Consciousness, will be on display at Lan Su Chinese Garden this July, 2017. When...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
NW Book Festival

The NW Book Festival is a collaboration between authors, publishers, editors, artists and many other aspects of the publishing world held every year at...

Pioneer Courthouse Square  
NW Natural Street of Dreams®

The 2017 NW Natural Street of Dreams will feature five homes in the thriving community of Happy Valley. Situated among a matured, natural landscape, Mitchell...

Mitchell Park in Happy Valley  
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  
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  
Wayward Winds Lavender U-pick

Wayward Winds Lavender is one of the largest u-pick fields in Oregon, where you can experience an abundance of the most fragrant and beautiful lavender in...

Wayward Winds Lavender Farm  
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  
Portland Planetary Dance

Planetary Dance is open to everyone. In this ritual, people dedicate their dance to someone/thing in need of support. As all run, walk and pulse in...

Kelley Point Park  
Katie Torn: Low Tide

For her second solo exhibition at Upfor, New York based artist Katie Torn presents new collages and video works. Torn builds fantastical virtual totems using...

Upfor Gallery  
Lucky Labrador (Hawthorne) 5K Fun Run

Join up at Lucky Labrador Brewing on Hawthorne to enjoy a 5k-ish fun-run. You can walk, jog, run . . . no one cares! The sponsors have mapped out a course...

Lucky Labrador  
Lucky Labrador Brewing Hawthorne 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 Lucky Labrador Brewing on...

Lucky Labrador Brew Pub  
Renegade Craft Fair

Featuring a curated roster of local maker and artisan talent, Renegade Craft Fair festivities will include food trucks, craft libations, vintage treasures,...

Rejuvenation , 1100 S.E. Grand Ave., Portland, OR 97214  
Sellwood Moreland Summer Sidewalks

Presented by the Sellwood Westmoreland Business Alliance (SWBA). Up and down the neighborhood's main commercial corridors, local merchants will provide...

Sellwood and Westmoreland Business Districts  
The Summer Fair

Presented by the Oregon Cannabis Association, with Hotbox Farms, Eco Firma Farms and many more friends. The Summer Fair is a fun and festive place for the...

North Warehouse  
Eat Your Hearts Out Tour Portland Stop w/ Lavenda Memory

Grab your fork as you head to the grocery and join Organicgirl’s Eat Your Hearts Out Tour. This six-city tour is stopping in Portland at four local grocers...

Whole Foods  
EcoPDX Art Show

Come enjoy libations, jazz and conversation at EcoPDX's Summer Art Show, as they celebrate culture and community with local artists. This event also...

EcoPDX  
Human Being

David Slader and Gallery 114 invite you to: Human Being, featuring David’s series of raw, defiant paintings of women and showcasing the intense and sometimes...

Gallery 114  
Nakeya Brown: Between Sheets and Seamless

“Each photograph I compose is a reflection of my female identity positioned within hair politics, hair rituals, and black culture. The scope of my work...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Portlandia Mermaid Parade

Portlandia Mermaid Parade is grassroots artistic event aimed at celebrating the community's connection to Portland's rivers and port history as well as...

Japanese American Historical Plaza  
Sage Sohier: Witness to Beauty

This photographic exhibition will be on display along with Nakeya Brown: Between Sheets and Seamless, July 6-30, 2017. There will be a First Thursday...

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  
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  
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...

Exact meeting location sent to you after booking  
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  
Barrel Bash

Come join Active 20-30 of Portland for their first annual fundraiser, Barrel Bash. The admission ticket includes six wine or beers tastings, food tastings,...

Lagunitas Community Room  
Staged Reading: Tiny Houses

Presented by JAW: A Playwright's Festival. Join up for a free staged reading of Stefanie Zadravec's new play, Tiny Houses. On July 17, 2014, Malaysian...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
The Billy Shears Orchestra Performs Sgt. Pepper for Its 50th Birthday

The Billy Shears Orchestra performs Sgt. Pepper for its 50th birthday! Featuring orchestra and all-star band including Sneaking Out, symphony members, Skip...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Le jour se lève

Like his classic The Children of Paradise, Carné’s haunting noir is one of the classics of French poetic realism and considered by many to be his greatest...

Whitsell Auditorium  
Farmhouse Arts Series: William Jenks, Guitar

Presented by the Farmhouse Performances Summer Concert and Arts Series. Renowned guitarist and Portland Classic Guitar founder, William Jenks, performs...

Lawless Family Farmhouse  
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  
Brandi Carlile

Since her heralded, genre-defying 2005 Columbia debut, Brandi Carlile and her indispensable collaborators, Tim and Phil Hanseroth, aka The Twins, have always...

Oregon Zoo  
Chris Pureka on the Roof Deck

On April 1, 2016, Chris Purkea released Back in the Ring. She left her home base of Portland, OR and embarked on a tour with her band that found them...

Revolution Hall  
Kabuki Onstage: A Solo Performance

Kabuki actor Nakamura Umemaru makes his U.S. debut in Tenaraiko, one of the most beloved dances in the Kabuki repertoire. A rising star among Kabuki actors...

Portland Japanese Garden  
Twisted: The Untold Story of a Royal Vizier

A Disney musical pardody, presented by The Funhouse Lounge. Ja'far, a young and idealistic royal vizier is full of dreams. He only wants to make the Kingdom...

Funhouse Lounge  
Festival Finale: The Complete Brandenburgs (Reed College)

Presented by Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival. Festival finale! Immerse yourself in Bach with the complete Brandenburg Concertos. Join over 20...

Reed College  
Mozart's Così Fan Tutte

"The opera's shift to a summer season concludes with a classic and a contemporary opera. Sung in Italian with English titles, Mozart's comic sex opera Cosi...

Newmark Theatre  
Romeo & Juliet (Layla & Majnun)

Presented by Bag&Baggage Productions. Shakespeare’s tale of star-crossed lovers has been described as “timeless” . . . perhaps more so than most people...

Tom Hughes Civic Center Plaza  
Visit To A Small Planet

"Gore Vidal's 1957 satire explored a soon-popularized premise: what would space aliens think of us if they came to Earth? Humanoid alien Kreton attempts to...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Headlee Mainstage  
Femmes Fatales: A Night of Women in Music

We may be in the age of boss babes like Beyonce and Rihanna, but the music business is still very much a boys’ club. That’s why three up and coming Portland...

Kelly's Olympian  
Staged Reading of Testmatch

Presented by JAW: A Playwright's Festival. Join up for a free staged reading of Kate Attwell's new play, Testmatch. Present day: A rained out women's...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory, U.S. Bank Main Stage  
The Billy Shears Orchestra Performs Sgt. Pepper for Its 50th Birthday

The Billy Shears Orchestra performs Sgt. Pepper for its 50th birthday! Featuring orchestra and all-star band including Sneaking Out, symphony members, Skip...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
The Sirens Masquerade Ball

The official afterparty of the Portlandia Mermaid Parade! This event is an elegant, sultry costume ball celebrating sirens, mermaids and all things related...

World Trade Center- Sky Bridge Terrace, Upper Floor  
Blue Velvet

Blue Velvet 8:30pm

Lynch’s fascination with small-town America perhaps reaches its artistic heights with Blue Velvet, his coming-of-age tale of Jeffrey Beaumont (Kyle...

Whitsell Auditorium  
10,000 Maniacs

One of the most critically acclaimed bands of the last three decades, 10,000 Maniacs were founded by Robert Buck, Dennis Drew, Steven Gustafson, John...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Led Zepagain

A fixture on the Southern CA music scene for over 15 years, Led Zepagain is the West Coast's most popular and beloved Led Zeppelin tribute act. When Led...

Aladdin Theater  

Saturday, July 29

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