Events

Wednesday, September 6

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  
Gay Softball World Series 2017

The Gay Softball World Series returns to Portland for the first time since 2002. This softball series raises the level of player experience for all...

Multiple locations  
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  
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)  
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  
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  
Hortus Santiatum: Finding Wellness in Nature

This series of encaustic paintings explores the longstanding role of nature and the natural environment in our well-being. Drawing inspiration from the...

University of Portland - Buckley Center Gallery  
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  
Inspirations of Classical China

Inspirations of Classical China joins a group of artists with common interests in Chinese culture and its arts. Although they come from different parts of...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
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  
This Is Hunger

Come on a compelling journey, one that draws you into the lives of everyday Americans and deepens your awareness about who struggles with hunger and why....

Congregation Neveh Shalom  
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  
Downtown Coffee, Donuts & Delights

On this tastiest of tasting tours, not only will you learn volumes about third wave coffee but you'll also be treated to decadent delights throughout this...

Public Domain  
Randall David Tipton: New Paintings

Randall David Tipton had his first solo show at White Bird Gallery in 1987. Over the past 30 years, the artist has developed a highly original painting style...

White Bird Gallery  
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Wine Flight

Pairings Portland raises the “stakes” with their Buffy the Vampire Slayer wine flight! Come savor eight wines paired to eight classic BtVS characters for...

Pairings Portland  
Portland’5 Noontime Showcase: Marti Mendenhall

With roots in vocal jazz and growing up in a very musical family, Portland, Oregon-based songwriter and vocalist Marti Mendenhall wows listeners with scat...

Antoinette Hatfield Hall  
TBA:17 (self) | Curated by Stephanie Snyer and Samiya Bashir

“Nothing without the sound / won’t show me things / I need to hear you talking.” —Fred Moten (self). The word on the wind disperses, while the body becomes...

Reed College: Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery  
Stefan Lesueur: Naturally

The Cawein Gallery is proud to announce their newest exhibition by Portland-based artist Stefan Lesueur. Lesueur will be showing two series of work,...

Kathrin Cawein Gallery at Pacific University  
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  
Music on Main

The Portland’5 Centers for the Arts and ArtBar & Bistro are proud to present the 12th Annual Music on Main outdoor concert series from July 5 to September 6,...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
Brewvana's Ale Blazers

Hump Day got you down? Feeling like you won’t be able to make it to the weekend? Let Brewvana pick you up and take you on an adventure across Portland to...

Brewvana Brewery Tours  
Incite: Queer Writers Read

A new curated reading series for Queer writers hosted by Kate Carroll de Gutes and Kate Gray. Come listen to Qwo-Li Driskell, Vinnie Kinsella, Stephanie...

Literary Arts  
Lake Theater Trivia Night

Come out for a free trivia night every Wednesday. Win great prizes!

Lake Theatre  
An Octoroon

An Octoroon 7:30pm

An Octoroon is a raucously irreverent Gone with the Wind meets Looney Tunes mash-up that The New York Times calls “…this decade’s most eloquent theatrical...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
 Amy Helm • Lindsay Lou and the Flatbellys

Amy Helm is blessed with a commanding, deeply expressive voice and an uncanny songwriting skill that instinctively draws upon a deep well of American musical...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Nathan For You – Sneak Peak And Q&A

Host Nathan Fielder appears live and in person to give you a sneak peek of the upcoming season of Nathan for You. The screening will be followed by a Q&A...

Revolution Hall  
Reveal All Fear Nothing: A Journey in Sex, Love, Porn and Feminism

Reveal All Fear Nothing: A Journey in Sex, Love, Porn and Feminism is a multi-media performance and experimental theater piece written and performed by...

Mister Theater, Studio #101  
Thundercat

Thundercat 8:30pm

THUNDERCAT is the alter ego of virtuosic bassist / singer Stephen Bruner. The South Los Angeles-native has released two critically acclaimed full length...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Now, Now

Now, Now 9pm

Heart-stealing indie rockers are back! Now, Now is an indie rock band formed in Blaine, Minnesota and based in Minneapolis.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Thelma and the Sleaze

Thelm and the Sleaze is a garage rock trio from Nashville with new album, 'Somebody's Doin' Somethin,' out on Burger Records.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  

Wednesday, September 6

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