Events

Sunday, July 30

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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
A Streetcar Named Delicious Coffee Tour

A rich variety of renowned cafes and pioneering micro-roasters can be found in each of Portland’s diverse neighborhoods, but there’s no better way to explore...

Cup & Bar  
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 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  
Art in the Rose Garden

This year’s show is a Rose Festival Sanctioned Event, an added benefit that is expected to attract even more visitors than the show has enjoyed in the past....

Peninsula Park  
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  
Montavilla Street Fair

Stroll down Stark Street and enjoy district businesses, vendors, a farmer’s market and family-friendly entertainment and activities.

Montavilla/East Tabor Business District  
Paella Sundays

Chesa presents Paella Sundays with food, drinks and tunes on the patio.

Chesa  
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  
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  
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  
Salome

Salome 12pm

Third Rail's Hi-Definition Screenings feature amazing productions from London's National Theatre, Almeida Theatre and Branagh Theatre captured live onstage...

World Trade Center Theater  
Rafting and Yoga

Join the People's Yoga for a day of rafting and yoga. People's Yoga teacher, Abby Kraai, will be leading you in an awesome yoga practice before and after a...

Salmon River  
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...

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Willamette River Festival

The festival is a celebration on the waterfront with live music, food carts, an environmental fair, live fish displays, dance troupes, walking tour of future...

Cathedral Park  
The Difficulty of Crossing a Field & The Little Match Girl Passion

"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  
Visit To A Small Planet

Visit To A Small Planet 2pm, 7pm, 7:30pm

"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  
Pickin' on Sundays

Catch free, live folk performances on Doug Fir's patio every Sunday all summer long!

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
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  
Festival Finale: The Complete Brandenburgs (Lincoln Performance Hall)

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

Lincoln Performance Hall  
Staged Reading of In Old Age

Presented by JAW: A Playwright's Festival. Join up for a free staged reading of Mfoniso Udofia's new play, In Old Age. Isolated within the walls of her...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Requiem: Pro Wrestling

WrestleSport returns to The Artists Repertory Theatre in Portland for a theatrical wrestling event. Featuring: a tribute to the memory of Buddy WayneChris...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
Hearth Dinner

In collaboration with Chefs Week PDX, Han Oak hosts a Hearth Dinner which brings together Chefs Peter Cho (Han Oak), Gregory Gourdet (Departure), Gabriel...

Han Oak  
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  
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  
My Journey Through French Cinema

Inspired by Martin Scorsese’s passion- and knowledge-filled cinema valentines My Voyage To Italy and Personal Journey Through American Movies, the great...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
The Billy Shears Orchestra performs Sgt. Pepper for Its 50th birthday on the Roof Deck

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

Revolution Hall  
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  
Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran 7:30pm

The tour celebrates Ed Sheeran’s landmark third studio album, “÷.” The album – pronounced “divide” – includes the universal hit singles, “Shape of You” and...

Moda Center  
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  
George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic

George Clinton is one of the foremost innovators of funk music, and was the mastermind behind the bands Parliament and Funkadelic. Clinton was inducted into...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Staged Reading of Small Steps

Presented by JAW: A Playwright's Festival. Join up for a staged reading of Briandaniel Oglesby's Small Steps. Finally fed up with the...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
In the Valley Below

For In the Valley Below’s Jeffrey Jacob and Angela Gail, their Elephant EP represents the latest chapter in an ongoing relationship that is rooted in both...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Mega Bog

Mega Bog 9pm

Mega Bog is the moniker of song-dribbler Erin Birgy, a Pacific Northwest rodeo child with an unmistakable laugh who was allegedly cursed upon conception....

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  

Sunday, July 30

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