Events

Wednesday, October 31

13th Door Haunted House

With the 13th Door Haunted House of Oregon's highly detailed sets, you will become part of the horror as you journey amongst animated creatures and...

 
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  
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  
Northwest Filmmakers' Festival

The Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival is the Northwest’s premiere showcase of new work by leading regional filmmakers. This touchstone annual event brings...

Multiple venues  
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  
Poetic Imagination: Selections from the Collection of Mary and Cheney Cowles

Poetry lies at the heart of Japanese culture. Since ancient times, artists in Japan have expressed the most profound emotions and the most nuanced responses...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
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 Fear PDX Haunted House Screampark

Four haunted houses, one location, one ticket. This Halloween event offers four thrilling haunted houses to choose from -- or brave them all: Dark Carnival,...

 
The Hoxton, Portland: Opening Sneak Peek Events

The Hoxton, Portland opens its doors in Old Town Chinatown for a sneak peek during the week of October 29-November 4, 2018. Friends and neighbors are invited...

The Hoxton, Portland  
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  
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  
Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross

“I buried my negatives in the ground in order that there should be some record of our tragedy.” — Henryk Ross Together, Memory Unearthed at the Portland Art...

Portland Art Museum  
Modern American Realism: Highlights from the Smithsonian's Sara Roby Foundation Collection

A selection of treasured artworks from the permanent collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Modern American Realism encompasses the range of what...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
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  
Laser Halloween

Laser Halloween 11am, 1pm, 3pm

Spooky lasers, eerie scenes and ghoulish dances! Get into the Halloween spirit with "Thriller," "Ghostbusters," "Beetlejuice" and other frighteningly good...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry), Kendall Planetarium  
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  
Tyger! Tyger!: New works by Jeffry Mitchell

“It is such intense proximities that magnetize, inspire and buoy artist Jeffry Mitchell’s tragicomic universe, imbuing his current exhibition with an...

PDX Contemporary Art  
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  
Laser Halloween

Laser Halloween 1pm, 3pm

Spooky lasers, eerie scenes and ghoulish dances! Get into the Halloween spirit with "Thriller," "Ghostbusters," "Beetlejuice" and other frighteningly good...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry), Kendall Planetarium  
Oregon Jewish Museum Public Tours

Please call ahead to confirm tours. Join the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education for weekly public tours of the museum galleries at 1...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
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  
Laser Halloween

Spooky lasers, eerie scenes and ghoulish dances! Get into the Halloween spirit with "Thriller," "Ghostbusters," "Beetlejuice" and other frighteningly good...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry), Kendall Planetarium  
The Wandmaker's House

Explore, snap photos, discover clues and solve the mystery. You’re invited to an exclusive engagement at the Wandmaker’s. When you arrive, your magical host...

Meridian Adventure Co., Main Level  
Halloween in the Village

Join up for family-friendly, safe trick-or-treating in the Village. You can start at Starbucks to pick up your walking map and receive a complimentary cup of...

Multnomah Village  
Fright Nights on Fremont Street

Calling all spooks and scaredycats! Join your neighborhood shops and businesses for a safe and family-friendly Halloween night. From 4-6 p.m., go...

Fremont District, Northeast Fremont Street, Portland, OR  
Trinkets & Treats

It's time to get that family costume coordinated, including the beloved themed pup, and support your local Belmont District in the 2018 Trinkets & Treats...

Belmont District  
Story-Based Short Pose Drawing Session

Animators and comic artists, this session is for you. This session features short 1-5 minute poses based on a story.

High Low Art Space  
OMSI After Dark: Spirits

Ghosts, goblins and whiskey, oh my! Get in the spirit and celebrate Halloween at OMSI After Dark. Costumes encouraged, but please, no full face paint or...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
The Beneath

The Beneath consists of three all new, terrifying haunted attractions located in the 40,000 square foot Veterans Memorial Coliseum Exhibit Hall. Show your...

Veterans Memorial Coliseum  
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  
Lake Theater Trivia Night

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

Lake 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  
Beetlejuice 30th Anniversary Show

The Hollywood Theatre celebrates 30 years of Beetlejuice! This terrifying engagement will be accompanied by pre-show tarot readings and more spooky hijinks...

Hollywood Theatre  
Deathtrap

Deathtrap 7:30pm

The longest-running thriller on Broadway comes to Main Street in downtown Hillsboro. A fiendishly clever plot, with nerve-jangling twists and turns,...

Vault Theater  
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  
Four Color Zack, Hex Cougar, Neo Fresco

You are invited to Underground Sound: Haunted House, featuring: Four Color ZackHex CougarNeo FrescoFour Color Zack is part of an internationally touring...

No Vacancy Lounge  
Halloween at The Bronze: Buffy The Vampire Slayer Tribute Event

Celebrate all things "Buffy The Vampire Slayer" on the spookiest night of the year at Holocene in Southeast Portland. Local comic Barbara Holm will host.

Holocene  
Halloween at the Pondo

Celebrate Halloween at the Pondo with DJ Pauly. Dress to impress for the costume contest. There will be swag, party favors and all your favorite current and...

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill  
Tall Heights

Old Sea Brigade is Atlanta-raised, Nashville-based singer-songwriter Ben Cramer. He delivers a compelling, heartfelt and atmospheric blend of folk, country,...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
The Alarm

The Alarm 8pm

Before assembling material for The Alarm's first album of new music in eight years, Mike Peters paused to take stock. To move forwards, he first had to look...

Aladdin Theater  
Death From Above: Heads Up! Is Now

Motion predicates progression. Death From Above certainly kept moving on their third full-length album, Outrage! Is Now (Last Gang Records/Warner Bros....

Wonder Ballroom  
Fidlar

Fidlar 8:30pm

Fidlar is a punk rock band from Los Angeles, Calif. The band is currently signed to Mom + Pop Music in the U.S., Wichita Recordings in the U.K. and Dine...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
'90s Halloween Party at Crystal Ballroom

Travel back to the 1990s for this themed Halloween dance party. Held at Lola's Room in the Crystal Ballroom, the event is for those 21 years and older.

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
CT-X with Lina Tullgren

CT-X is a touring celebration of 10 years of Captured Tracks est. 2008. The lineup: Lina Tullgren, Wax Chattels and Drahla.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Digable Planets

Digable Planets is an American alternative hip hop group based in New York City, known for its fusion of jazz and hip hop. Current members: Craig Irving,...

Revolution Hall  
Into A Study (Between Venus And Mars): Paul X. Rutz w/ Neuroscientist Amanda Hampton Wray

Be a subject in a neuroscience study at the opening reception. This one-of-a-kind installation reveals paintings designed both as a coherent body of artwork...

Ford Gallery  
Phobias: A Hallowe'en Night Carnival

What are you afraid of? Creeping spiders or red-nosed clowns, tottering heights, perhaps the depths of the darkest room? What is your phobia? What creeping...

The Steep And Thorny Way To Heaven  

Wednesday, October 31

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