Events

Monday, December 31

 Barley, Barrels, Bottles, & Brews: 200 Years of Oregon Beer

This exhibition at the Oregon Historical Society looks at Oregon's last 200 years of history of beer, connecting moments from history like the Lewis and...

Oregon Historical Society  
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  
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  
Fresh Paint: Andrea de la Vega and Damian Dawahare

"The Fresh Paint program is a partnership between Open Signal and RACC that invites a series of artists to create colorful, temporary murals on the prominent...

Open Signal, Portland Community Media Center  
Lloyd Local Holiday Pop-Ups

This holiday season, Lloyd Center is hosting a variety of locally owned businesses as pop-ups in the mall, offering more diverse and unique shopping...

Lloyd Center  
Peacock Lane

Each house in this quaint Southeast neighborhood has been decorating for Christmas for decades. Mostly Tudors, the houses are adorned with not only beautiful...

Peacock Lane  
Poetic Imagination: Selections from the Collection of Mary and Cheney Cowles

"You can still catch the last days of this gorgeous exhibition at the Portland Art Museum for the first two weeks of 2019. This exceptional collection spans...

Portland Art Museum  
Portland Psychedelic

Portland served as a common West Coast stop for touring bands in the 1960s and 1970s, with a number of nationally known musicians playing shows in the Rose...

Oregon Historical Society  
The American Future: Abigail DeVille

"DeVille brings her monumental, vibrant assemblage work to PICA for an installation that's meant to serve as a “model for reflection.” Comprised of foraged...

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA)  
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)  
A New Year’s Eve Celebration w/ The Florestan Trio

Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Friends of Chamber Music and The Florestan Trio! This hour-long concert will include special guests Kevin Walsh and pianist...

The Old Church Concert Hall  
Gingerbread Adventures

A festive event for all ages, Gingerbread Adventures is holiday fun for the entire family. Featuring hands-on activities, science demos, festive decorations...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
A Pittock Mansion Christmas: Hobbies and Pastimes

On view November 19-December 31, 2019. From opera to knitting to beekeeping, this year’s Pittock Mansion Christmas will highlight some familiar and...

Pittock Mansion  
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  
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

"This is a blockbuster of a show featuring a who's-who of post-World War II American representational painting. Big names like Edward Hopper, Louise...

Portland Art Museum  
These Beers Are Made For Walkin' Tours

This tour is a great way to experience Portland's beer scene on foot, and great for small groups or families traveling with kids. Check out the history and...

Deschutes Brewing  
Manga Hokusai Manga

"In December, Portland's famous Japanese Garden will be the only location in the US featuring this show of manga woodblock prints from one of the most famous...

Portland Japanese Garden  
Mary Poppins

"Winds in the east, mist coming in, like somethin’ brewin’ and bout to begin..." The beloved flying nanny returns to the Northwest Children Theater (NWCT)...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
New Year's Eve Sobriety Powwow

Come to the 33rd Annual Sobriety Powwow. Begin the day with youth games and activities. At 5 p.m., there will be a performance by Aztec dancers, followed by...

Oregon Convention Center  
Holiday Tea

Join your friends, relatives and Pix for a formal (but fun!) holiday tea. From December 16 through the New Year, Pix is offering daily tea services at 2 and...

Pix Patisserie  
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  
Pfriem Presents New Year’s Eve Celebration

Welcome in the New Year at Mt. Hood Meadows. Join up for a rockin' New Year's party thrown by Pfriem where late night lifts, fireworks at 10 p.m., music, an...

Mt. Hood Meadows  
ZooZoo

ZooZoo 3pm

"Imago’s durably delightful mask-and-puppet creations live up to the all-too-often-hollow promise of “fun for the whole family.” Joining the Imago family of...

Imago Theatre  
Figure Drawing Class

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

High Low Art Space  
Christmas in the Garden

Enter a charming winter wonderland and find yourself surrounded by live music, artisan vendors, ice skating, snowless tubing and plenty of holiday cheer. New...

Oregon Garden  
New  Year's Eve Bash w/ Robert Henry Band

Ring in 2019 with the Ponderosa and the traditional country stylings of its 2018 Battle of the Band champion, Robert Henry Band, at the annual New Year's Eve...

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill  
ZooLights

ZooLights 5pm

Walk through Oregon Zoo’s magical winter wonderland. It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to ZooLights, the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter...

Oregon Zoo  
NYE Supper Club: Happy Days Are Here Again

Hotel deLuxe is bringing the classic supper club experience to downtown Portland for the ringing in of a New Year you won't soon forget. On New Year's Eve,...

Hotel deLuxe  
The Earth Will Not Abide

"Using diverse approaches and methods, this group exhibition investigates “the rapid transformations in land use, biological diversity, and social...

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)  
19th Annual New Year's Eve BarFly Bus + Ball

Auld lang syne, BarFly-style, at the New Year's Eve BarFly Bus + Ball - they say it simply doesn't get more Portland than this. The New Year's Eve BarFly Bus...

BarFly Bus  
Rink In The New Year: All Ages NYE Party

It's a New Year's Eve party for all ages filled with fun, games, raffles and roller skates! Live DJ, party lights, skate games, party favors, countdown to...

Oaks Amusement Park  
The Governor's Ball

The Governor’s Ball came to fruition to fulfill a need for a more high end and discerning premier clientele. With its vaulted ceilings at the most beautiful...

Sentinel  
Trivia Night Mondays

Free trivia night every Monday. Win great prizes!

The Civic Taproom  
Winterhawks vs. Thunderbirds

The Portland Winterhawks play against the Seattle Thunderbirds.

Moda Center  
Big Band And Beethoven: New Year's Celebration

Presented by Oregon Symphony. What finer way to ring in the New Year than with Duke Ellington’s delightfully cheeky twist on Tchaikovsky’s classic, followed...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
Vancouver's NYE: A Night in Black and White

Vancouver's NYE: A Night in Black and White is ready to ring in the new year with you. Vancouver’s NYE: A Night in Black and White welcomes "America's...

Warehouse '23  
2018 Champagne Ball

Portland's most Famous New Year's Eve party is ready to ring in 2019 with you! The newly renovated Hilton Portland will be filled with fun as Portland's...

Hilton Portland Downtown  
Breakside Ball

Come celebrate New Year's Eve with Breakside! Another year is coming to a close, and Breakside is dedicating its Northwest Slabtown brewpub to sending 2018...

Breakside Brewery  
Midnite NYE 2019

Produced by seasoned promoters, this chic event will keep the revelry going until the early hours with the trendiest crowd in the city. You'll celebrate the...

Pure Space  
New Year's Eve - Hello 2019

For the fourth year running, Brewpublic is partnering with Bailey’s Taproom for its annual New Year’s Eve Party. Bailey’s Taproom has curated a taplist with...

Bailey's Taproom  
New Year's Eve Masquerade

After consistently hosting Jai Ho! Dance Party across the west coast, New Orleans and Denver in 2018, DJ Prashant and Bollywood Dreams Entertainment brings...

Hawthorne Theater  
Ring in 2019 at Xport Bar & Lounge

Celebrate perched high among the city lights with champagne, spectacular food, entertainment, and friends. Xport Bar & Lounge is partnering with Veuve...

Porter  
Howdy, Partner! A Stand-Up Comedy Showcase

Howdy, Partner! is an exciting, high energy stand-up comedy showcase hosted by the comedian power trio of Nathan Hart (Brody Theater), Tyler Landon Mays (The...

Bit House Saloon  
Karl Denson's Tiny Universe

Karl Denson's Tiny Universe (KDTU), highly regarded as one of the best live bands on the planet, gets back on the road showcasing material from their...

Revolution Hall  
Life During Wartime performs Talking Heads

Life During Wartime performs Talking Heads covers on New Year's Eve. With: Beards 2 Men.

Star Theater  
NYE Party w/ DJ Northern Draw

Come celebrate the new year with a live DJ set by NorthernDraw from 9p.m. to 1 a.m. This is a free, 21+ event. Party attire is required. Featuring:...

Solo Club  
NYE Supper Club: Happy Days Are Here Again

Hotel deLuxe is bringing the classic supper club experience to downtown Portland for the ringing in of a New Year you won't soon forget. On New Year's Eve,...

Hotel deLuxe  
NYE Warehouse Party: I'm On A Boat

Celebrate New Year's Eve with DJs and performers on a sailboat stage ... At a warehouse. Featuring: The Murderboat, a 23-foot real sailboat with a custom...

Watershed PDX  
New Year's Eve Battle of the Decades

Battle of the decades returns! It's a deathmatch: '50s vs '60s vs '70s vs '80s. Dress up in your favorite era. Dance in the new year with a balloon drop at...

Bunk Bar  
New Year's Eve Supper Club

Hotel deLuxe is bringing the classic supper club experience to downtown Portland this year with a cabaret show, Happy Days Are Here Again, starring Susannah...

Hotel deLuxe  
New Year's Eve w/ Anjali & The Kid

Join DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid's New Year's Eve Dance Party Extravaganza, featuring the live debut of Reyna Tropical (Fabi Reyna of She Shreds magazine...

Wonder Ballroom  
New Year's Eve w/ Summer Cannibals

Led by guitarist/vocalist Jessica Boudreaux, the Cannibals initially cut their teeth on the local circuit, sharing the stage and receiving encouragement from...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Railroad Earth - New Year's Eve Show

They can jam with the best of them, and they have some bluegrass influences, but they use drums and amplifiers (somewhat taboo in the bluegrass world). What...

Roseland Theater  
The Blue Ball: New Year's Eve Party

The Blue Ball New Year's Eve Party features The Saloon Ensemble, Sepiatonic and DJ Montel Spinozza. The Saloon Ensemble’s seemingly bottomless bucket of...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
105.9 The Brew Year’s Eve Party

Featuring Steel Panther. For the uninitiated, Steel Panther was formed in 2000 and is Michael Starr (lead singer), Satchel (guitarist), Lexxi Foxx (bass)...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
New Year's Eve Chocolate Buffet

Ring in the New Year with a free chocolate buffet. (First come, first served: Arrive early!) When the clock strikes midnight, Pix & Bar Vivant patrons can...

Pix Patisserie  
New Years Eve Party Cruise

Goodbye 2018, hello 2019! Kick off the new year with a bang on the New Years Eve Party Cruise. This one-of-a-kind cruise will have you dancing and...

Portland Spirit Cruises and Events  

Monday, December 31

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