Events

Sunday, November 18

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  
Christmas Sips:  A Wine Country Holiday Escape

Escape from the hectic holidays with lodging at a local B&B, gourmet two-course breakfasts and romantic tours of three wineries. The all-inclusive holiday...

Red Hills of Dundee  
Columbia River Gorge Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. Upon departure from downtown Portland, the Gateway to the Gorge is where the real beauty begins. From earth-shaking...

Director Park  
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  
Football Viewing Party

Watch your favorite NFL and college football teams play at Rock Bottom Brewery (RBB). Every Thursday - Monday, RBB is offering food and drink discounts for...

Rock Bottom Brewery  
In Transit

Curated by Peggy Sue Amison, this group exhibition features the works of George Awde, Daniel Castro Garcia, Gohar Dashti, Tanya Habjouqa and Stefanie Zofia...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
PDX Pop-Up Shops

PDX Pop-Up Shops return Nov. 15–Dec. 24, 2018, housing local designers and artists in vacant storefronts in downtown Portland. With three locations —inside...

Pioneer Place  
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 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  
We.Construct.Marvels.Between.Monuments

The Portland Art Museum welcomes a dynamic, artist-led experiment that will transform the fourth floor of the Jubitz Center for Modern and Contemporary Art...

Portland Art Museum  
Willamette Valley Wine Tasting Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. World-famous Pinot Noirs, crisp Chardonnays and sweet Rieslings are just a taste of the dozens of wines that Oregon has to...

Director Park  
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  
Lents International Farmers Market

Friends of Zenger Farm is hosting another year of Lent's Community Market. The farmers market features fresh and affordable produce grown by members of the...

SE 92nd and Reedway between Foster and Harold  
Sensory Santa

“Sensory Santa” is an event that caters to children with autism and allows them to enjoy one of the holiday’s joyous memories – sitting on Santa’s lap. There...

Lloyd Center Mall  
Wes Knodel's Rose City Gun and Knife Show

The Wes Knodel Gun Show is the home of the Original Rose City Gun and Knife Show in Portland.

Portland Expo Center, Halls A  
2018 Olio Nuovo Festival

The Olio Nuovo Festival is a celebration of freshly milled olive oil and is your first chance to taste and purchase this season’s fresh, unfiltered extra...

Durant Olive Mill  
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  
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  
Gem Faire Trade Show 2018

Gem Faire is one of the largest gem, jewelry and bead shows in the United States. With nearly 50 shows a year, Gem Faire brings to the West Coast (and some...

Oregon Convention Center  
Lab Experience: Soap Making

November is your last chance to have soap ready in time for holiday gift-giving! Make soap from scratch to take home while learning about the awesome...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
Larch Mountain Country Artisans' Heart of the Country Show and Sale

Come to the 39th annual premier showing of fine arts, crafts, folks and handiwork by area artists.

Glenn Otto Community Park, Sam Cox Building  
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  
Mumvember

Mumvember 10am

During the month of November, Lan Su Chinese Garden will be packed with more than 750 potted chrysanthemums artistically displayed throughout the...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
Pre-Release Event 2016 Youngberg Hill Pinot Noirs

Youngberg Hill invites you to the pre-release event for its 2016 Natasha, Jordan & Bailey blocks estate pinot noir wines.

Youngberg Hill  
Wild Arts Festival

Where else can you mingle with famous artists and authors while meeting a Great Horned Owl? Join up for Portland Audubon’s 2018 Wild Arts Festival – the...

Montgomery Park  
Quaker Artisan Faire

West Hills Friends Church is hosting a Quaker Artisan Faire to support their Friends Medical Team to Kenya. A portion of each artist’s sales is pledged to...

West Hills Friends Church  
Eli's Town

Eli's Town 12pm

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  
Fall Festival of Shakespeare

The Fall Festival of Shakespeare is a non-competitive region-wide collaboration between Portland Playhouse and area middle and high schools. The Festival is...

Winningstad Theatre  
Portland Bridal & Wedding Expo

Whether you envision a formal black-tie affair or a casual barefoot ceremony on the beach, our carefully selected experts are ready to offer advice in...

Portland Expo Center  
Pre-Thanksgiving Wine Flights

Enjoy two days of special wine flights and a seasonal menu. Bring home bottles for the Thanksgiving table.

Fullerton Tasting Room  
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  
Art Museum Family Tour: Every Picture Tells A Story

Explore the museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance.

Portland Art Museum  
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  
Mississippi Avenue Food & Drink Tour

Join Portland's oldest food tour company, Forktown, to check out Mississippi Avenue. This historic Portland neighborhood is artsy, eclectic and has loads of...

Mee Sen Thai Eatery  
Strings of Asia: Japan, Vietnam and China

During this concert, the performers will take time to introduce their instruments and play some representative pieces. Performers include Mitsuki Dazai...

The Jasmine Pearl  
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  
Live SET Ft. And And And, Trash Romeo, Rasheed Jamal, Bevelers

Live SET is a free, all-ages show with four amazing local acts. Live SET (Sound Engineering for Teens) is a pre-professional, hands-on sound engineering...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
BeerQuest Historic Brewery Tour

Join up for a beer fueled walking tour and see what it takes to make award-winning beer in the Northwest. During the tour, BeerQuest provides...

Rock Bottom Brewing  
Ella Enchanted

By Karen Zacarías Music by Deborah Wicks La Puma Adapted from the book by Gail Carson Levine In this fairytale musical, Ella of Frell is anything but...

Newmark Theatre  
The Musical Comedy Beauty Pageant

Come one, come all to the return of the wackiest show to hit Portland in a long time! Six contestants from all over the United States are vying for one crown...

Darcelle XV - Female Impersonators  
Weekend Tea

Each Saturday and Sunday, Pix offers a formal (but fun!) tea service with seatings at 2 and 3 p.m. The menu includes a pot of tea from Townshend’s Tea House...

Pix Patisserie  
An Empire of Silver and Gold

Portland Baroque Orchestra welcomes Dr. Daniel Zuluaga back to lead this trailblazing program of music that was gathered from the archives of Latin American...

Kaul Auditorium  
Art Museum Public Tour: Modern American Realism

Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Presented in conjunction with the...

Portland Art Museum  
Calmus Ensemble

Presented by Friends of Chamber Music. A perfect blend of sound, precision, lightness and wit. These are the hallmarks of Calmus, now one of the most...

St. Philip Neri Catholic Church  
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  
BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour

Uncover Portland’s dark side on this spine-tingling walking tour and hear firsthand accounts of paranormal encounters – all while sampling six local...

Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub  
Brewvana's Eastside Feast Ride

In the land of amazing beer and mouth-watering food, Brewvana delivers. Brewvana will take you to experience Portland's food cart culture and pair it with...

SE Growler Guys  
Topdog/Underdog

Street Scenes presents the Pulitzer Prize-winning Topdog/Underdog by Suzan-Lori Parks. The New York Times recently selected Topdog/Underdog as the best...

Chapel Theatre  
Fall Festival of Shakespeare

The Fall Festival of Shakespeare is a non-competitive region-wide collaboration between Portland Playhouse and area middle and high schools. The Festival is...

Winningstad Theatre  
Beethoven: Emperor

Presented by the Oregon Symphony. With some of the most magnificent and sublime themes in the repertoire, Beethoven’s forward-looking “Emperor” is perhaps...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
Blues Traveler

After selling millions of records and logging thousands of miles on the road, GRAMMY award-winning band Blues Traveler continue to chart new musical...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Estas Tonne: The Breath of Sound World Tour

Estas Tonne is a charismatic modern-day troubadour spreading an inspirational message of the new consciousness and paradigm whilst playing all over the...

Aladdin Theater  
Inherit the Wind

Directed by Antonio Sonera. By Jerome Lawrence & Robert E. Lee. Based on the famous Scopes “monkey” trial about a high school educator’s choice to teach...

Lakewood Center for the Arts  
Perceiving the Constant

A modern dance performance choreographed by Jessica Hightower and performed by Jessica Hightower, Dorinda Holler and Keely McIntyre. Perceiving the Constant...

New Expressive Works  
Kodaline

Kodaline 8:30pm

That Kodaline are ready to release their second album has still to sink in with the men who made it. The Dublin quartet didn’t plan to follow up last year’s...

Wonder Ballroom  
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  
Neil Hamburger

America’s Funnyman Neil Hamburger is the hardest working comedian in existence, performing up to 399 shows a year internationally to critical acclaim and...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Wavves

Wavves 9pm

A sample nerd, San Diego native Nathan Williams delved into his obsession with 1950s doo-wop and – surprisingly – international folk, including Cambodian pop...

Revolution Hall  

Sunday, November 18

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