Events

Thursday, August 24

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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
Support Black-Owned Restaurant Days

This year, the 3rd Annual Support Black-Owned Restaurant days expands to a full week! With 8/21 BLACKOUT eclipse specials, theme days and a closing party on...

Multiple venues  
Support Black-Owned Restaurants Week

In its third year, Suppor Black-Owned Restaurant Days has expanded to an entire week of celebrations! Inspired by Black Business Month and the Bay Area’s...

Restaurants throughout Portland  
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  
Top Down Rooftop Cinema

Top Down Rooftop Cinema is Northwest Film Center's annual outdoor film series. Classic, campy and always entertaining, films screen on Thursday nights in...

S.W. 15th Ave. & S.W. Yamhill St. Portland, OR 97205  
William Byrd Festival

"Two of England's most accomplished Renaissance music experts, Mark Williams and Jeremy Summerly, lead this annual celebration of William Byrd’s music. The...

Multiple venues  
A Look Back: 23 Years at the Portland Building Installation Space

As the three-year-long renovation of the Portland Building approaches, RACC will take an opportunity to present A Look Back: 23 Years at the Portland...

Portland Building  
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  
Eileen Fisher Fall Event

Shop the latest from Eileen Fisher and receive $25 off your purchase of $75 or more. Learn tips and tricks from an Eileen Fisher stylist and receive a...

Mercantile  
Gentle Music for Babies and Pre-Toddlers with Mr. Ben

Music is magic for children’s cognitive development, lighting up different regions of their rapidly developing brains in ways that nothing else does....

Portland Children's Museum  
Kelli MacConnell

An exhibition of work by artist Kelli MacConnell will be on display at Lan Su Chinese Garden this August and September, 2017. As an avid hiker and...

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  
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  
Sine Morse

Sine Morse 10am

An exhibition of work by artist Sine Morse will be on display at Lan Su Chinese Garden this August, 2017. Sine (Seena) Morse is a Colorado native who moved...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Slow Cooked: An Interior Monologue

Slow Cooked: An Interior Monologue, an exhibition of recent works by artist Kate Simmons, will open in the Alexander Gallery at Clackamas Community College ...

Clackamas Community College, The Alexander Gallery, Room N110/N140, Niemeyer Center  
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  
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  
26th Festa Italiana Portland

A great way to celebrate Italian! If you love Italian food, wine/beer gardens, dancing, opera and entertainment in a beautiful piazza, this is the place for...

Pioneer Courthouse Square  
Katie Batten & Arrington de Dionyso: Mirage Guardians

Eye-catching in their distinct palettes, spirited brushwork and abundant compositions, the paintings of artists Katie Batten and Arrington de Dionyso on view...

Nationale  
Kris Sanford: Through the Lens of Desire

“Relationships, real or imagined, are at the center of this work. Growing up queer, I searched for a history that spoke to me—included me. In my family...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
The Eclipse Show

Blue Sky is celebrating the total eclipse of the sun in Oregon with a special exhibition curated by Blue Sky co-founder and photographer Christopher...

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...

Meeting location sent to you after booking  
Invisible World Premiere

Don't not miss the invisible movie of the century. Join Old Spice for a one-off screening of a piece of movie-making history: Invisible World – a...

Hollywood Theatre  
The Pearl District Tour: Preservation in the Midst of Change

Over the last 20 years, the Pearl has been transformed from an outdated and tired industrial area into one of Portland’s premier residential and retail...

Architectural Heritage Center  
Banana Republic & Portland Trail Blazer C.J. McCollum Celebrate New Partnership

Banana Republic invites you to join Portland Trailblazers Shooting Guard C.J. McCollum for a special in-store event hosted at the Fox Tower Banana Republic...

Banana Republic  
Line & Lure + Cougar Cellars Wine Dinner

Line & Lure Seafood Kitchen and tap is hosting a wine dinner and tasting in partnership with Cougar Crest Winery of Washington. The menu will showcase a...

Line & Lure Kitchen and Tap  
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  
Sunset Boulevard

Down-on-his-luck screenwriter Joe Gillis (William Holden) seeks refuge at the home of former silent film star Norma Desmond (Gloria Swanson, in a...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Lungs

Lungs 7:30pm

Presented by Third Rail Repertory Theatre. By Duncan Macmillan. Directed by Rebecca Lingafelter. How exactly does one decide to bring a child into this...

CoHo Theatre  
Projections: A Fashion Experience

Projections: A Fashion Experience is a multimedia event showcasing Senior Collections from The Art Institute of Portland. This scholarship fundraising event...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Voz Alta: Amor en los Tiempos de Guerra/Love in the Time of War

Thursday, August 24: Preview Night (Youth & Family & Organizations only) Friday, August 25: Opening Night catered by La Bonita Saturday, August 26: Pay What...

Milagro Theatre  
Arthur C. Lee Album Release Show w/ Ezza Rose

Arthur C. Lee is a multi-instrumentalist in Portland with deep roots in the Pacific Northwest's indie and alternative music scene. Come celebrate the release...

Alberta Street Pub  
Cirque Du Soleil: Kurios

Experience the surreal live show of stunning colors, infectious rhythms and oddball antics that has entertained millions around the globe.

Portland Expo Center  
Free Trivia Night

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

Ringo's Bar & Grill  
Get Loud Records Presents Party Time (Members of Red Fang)

Battleme is the story of an artist’s re-birth and re-discovery. It is the timeless sound of an artist coming of age. A view from the other side. Songs with...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Y La Bamba

Singer and guitarist Luz Elena Mendoza is reviving Y La Bamba. "I wanted to spend time alone and get perspective," she says of the 2.5-year hiatus. "I grew...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  

Thursday, August 24

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