Events

Wednesday, October 10

APEX: Avantika Bawa

APEX presents a new body of work by Portland-based artist Avantika Bawa. Looking at a singular Portland architectural structure, she presents her ongoing...

Portland Art Museum  
CCNA: Not Fragile

Though often associated with delicacy, glass is forged through intense and violent forces—a meteorite impacting the earth, a nuclear bomb detonating or a...

Portland Art Museum  
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...

Various Locations  
Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls and Mount Hood Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. Follow the path of an ancient riverbed, carved by the last Ice Age, past the Bridge of the Gods, and explore the Windsurfing...

Various Locations  
Come Inside 2018: Sex & Culture Theater Festival

Sex-positive stories and curative comedy for discerning sapiosexuals. Also see: Come Inside 2018 Opening Gala at Alberta Rose Theater. There will also be a...

CoHo Theatre  
Eternal Echoes

An Arab Muslim woman's exploration of being, femininity and societal expectations. This unique exhibition of selected works by premier Egyptian artist Marwa...

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral  
Oregon Coast Tour

With over 300 miles of public coastline, Oregon’s beaches are sure to amaze with their dramatic offshore rock formations and reborn beach towns. This tour...

Director Park  
Portland City Half Day Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. With the Willamette River down the center and the Columbia River above, Portland is often more wildly known by its nicknames...

Director Park  
Portland Sustainable Building Week 2018

Welcome to the kick-off of the first annual Sustainable Building Week (SBW), an event-filled week from a cross-section of Portland’s design professional...

Various locations  
Profusion

Lush with flora and fauna but forever bright and beautiful, a bounty of dramatic ceramic sculptures from Carol Gouthro and Kate Maury fill Eutectic Gallery....

Eutectic Gallery  
Robbert Flick: Arena

When Netherlands-born Robbert Flick first moved to Los Angeles in 1968, the car-centric nature of the sprawling American city immediately influenced his...

Portland Art Museum  
Su-mei Tse: L’Echo

Su-Mei Tse (born Luxembourg, 1973) trained as a classical cellist in a family of musicians. As a visual artist, her work unites sound, image, and body in a...

Portland Art Museum  
The Corn Maize at the Pumpkin Patch

Portland’s original cornfield maze celebrates its 20th season at The Pumpkin Patch on beautiful Sauvie Island in Portland, Oregon. Craig Easterly, founder of...

The Pumpkin Patch  
The Discovery of King Tut

The Discovery of King Tut takes visitors on a once-in-a-lifetime expedition into the history of ancient Egypt to experience the treasures of Tutankhamun and...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
The Shape of the Land: Topographical Painting and Maps in Late Joseon Korea

This special installation in the Museum’s Korean Gallery is inspired by one of the most important Korean works in our collection: a large folding screen...

Portland Art Museum  
Celebrating Porsche 911

55 years after its debut, the Porsche 911’s design silhouette hasn’t changed much. It may have more safety features, more bells and whistles and much more...

World of Speed  
GoGreen Portland Conference

The GoGreen Conference, created and organized by Social Enterprises, is a sustainability learning experience for business and government decision-makers....

Gerding Theater at the Armory  
Songs for My Child. Songs for Myself.

Paintings by Jolyn Fry. A series of large-scale paintings created in relation to healing from post-trauma dissociation. The opening reception will be held...

Ford Gallery  
Art at Lan Su

Lan Su hosts artists each year from the Pacific Northwest and beyond, to show work in the pavilions of the garden. From classical Chinese styles to...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Dining in the Gilded Age

Explore the gadgets used to prepare foods and feasts circa 1900 and the specialized china and silverware used to serve them. As cooks and hostesses responded...

Pittock Mansion  
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  
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  
Amy Stephens: Land | Reland [Portland]

For her first solo exhibition in the United States, London-based artist Amy Stephens presents a series of totemic forms incorporating objects and imagery...

Upfor Gallery  
Christopher Mathie: Seeking Balance

This new exhibition reflects the search for balance and truth within a commerce-driven world by moving past fear-based decision-making. Washington-state...

White Bird Gallery  
Eli's Town

Eli's Town 11am

In early 2017, photographer Elliot Burg traveled to the Ukraine to document the birthplace of his Jewish grandfather and namesake Eli. Burg’s photographs of...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, East Gallery  
Fretta Cravens Photography Exhibit

Fretta Cravens captures the vibrancy and fragility of fresh flowers in her photos bringing the art of nature into focus. The result is wonderment, joy and...

Bedizen Gallery  
The Last Journey of the Jews of Lodz

In conjunction with Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross, at the Portland Art Museum. Together the two exhibitions will offer an...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, Main Gallery  
I Wanna Be Well

Over the years as Bordowitz has turned his poetics and camera lens inward, he has examined rituals of living with HIV, often in relation to popular images of...

Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery  
Tamara Staples Photo Exhibition

Side Effects May Include, a photo-based installation by Tamara Staples that focuses on the relationship between mental health and poly-pharmacy, or the...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Tommy Kha Photo Exhibition

“Through the framework of the self-portrait, I constantly navigate between self and otherness in my photography. Themes of likeness and representation are at...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Brewvana's Pacific Northwest is Best Tour

It’s hard to beat the Pacific Northwest when it comes to beer. This tour will introduce you to the ingredients, history and culture that makes the craft beer...

Southeast Growler Guys  
Drop in Figure Drawing Session

Come draw from a live model at a studio in Southeast Portland.

High Low Art Space  
Downtown Portland Food & Drink Tour

Join Portland's oldest food tour company Forktown on a stroll through Portland's vibrant downtown. Tours make six delicious stops to eat and drink, with...

Exact meeting location confirmed at time of ticket purchase  
Distillery Tour

Experience the sights and sounds of a working craft distillery in the heart of Portland. Tours are offered daily, showcasing the process of making Westward...

House Spirits Distillery  
Sherry Week: Fabulous Flights of Sherry

Come explore the fabulous world of sherry at Bar Vivant for International Sherry Week. The bar will be pouring some extra special flights all week, from a...

Bar Vivant  
Walk Williams

This new monthly event occurs on the second Wednesday of every month from May to October 2018. Walk Williams Avenue and explore the Williams District....

Williams District  
Walk Williams

Join your neighbors for a social night out exploring the Williams District. Walk Williams is an event created by the Williams Vancouver Business Association...

Various locations  
Macrame Wall Hanging Workshop

Macrame, a '70s icon, has made a comeback in a big way. Join up to learn and practice the fundamental macrame knots that can be used to create decorative and...

Shout House  
Bingo

Bingo 7pm

Come out to Foster-Powell and experience one of the neighborhood's fun events. Every Wednesday, Starday Tavern hosts a free bingo night where you can win...

Starday Tavern  
Celtic Community Night featuring Dan and Fran

Artichoke Music is pleased to welcome Dan and Fran to the stage for their October Celtic Community night. Their influences are wide, and it promises to be a...

Artichoke Music  
Israel Film Series

Calling all filmgoers: Join up for an array of Israeli films focusing on the topic of homelessness. A discussion with Q&A will follow each film. Please see...

Mittleman Jewish Community Center  
Lake Theater Trivia Night

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

Lake Theatre  
The Pink Hulk by Valerie David

Having beaten lymphoma earlier in life, Valerie is now diagnosed with breast cancer. Afraid of “losing the girls,” she decides to take them out for one last...

CoHo Theatre  
A Life

A Life 7:30pm

A Life is a wickedly funny play about the meaning of life. Nate Martin is hopelessly single. When his most recent breakup casts him into a funk, he turns to...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory, Ellen Bye Studio  
Pippin

Pippin 7:30pm

Directed by Paul Angelo. Music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. Book by Roger O. Hirson. Heir to the throne, the young prince Pippin searches for the secret...

Lakewood Center for the Arts  
Small Mouth Sounds

Tired of not living their "best life," six broken individuals gather at a wellness center in the middle of the woods for a week-long silent retreat to...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
The Color Purple

From Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller comes a powerful, Tony Award-winning musical with a fresh, joyous score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory, U.S. Bank Main Stage  
Queen-Go! Drag Bingo

Join the best drag queens in Portland for an evening of drinks, food and B.I.N.G.O. A benefit for the Sexual & Gender Minority Youth Resource Center.

Night Light Lounge  
Tigran Hamasyan

Presented by PDX Jazz and Soul'd Out Productions. “Tigran Hamasyan merges ancient Armenian sacred music with jazz piano.” — New York Times “With a firm yet...

The Old Church Concert Hall  
Schlong Song by Woody Schticks

Stand-up storytelling, hip hop heroics and emotional nudity collide in this smash-hit smackdown of sexual misadventure. Hop on the scenic route to the bone...

CoHo Theatre  
The Hook w/ Joytribe & Percy Lounge: A Taste of Moonshine & Honey Tour

It’s been one year since Valley-based original rock band The Hook started their DIY journey. Since then, Carlos, Chris, Youssef and Joe have performed 60...

Goodfoot Pub & Lounge  

Wednesday, October 10

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