Events

Sunday, March 25

Animating Life: The Art, Science, and Wonder of LAIKA

Famous for such stop-action animated feature films as Kubo and the Two Strings (2016), The Boxtrolls (2014) and Coraline (2009), LAIKA is at the center of...

Portland Art Museum  
Bespoke Bodies

Advancements in medicine, robotics, and 3D-printing have transformed the intersection between the human body and technology. For the researchers and...

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)  
CCNA: Interwoven Radiance

The Portland Art Museum’s Center for Contemporary Native Art takes a deep dive into the weaving practice of the Chilkat and Ravenstail weavers of the...

Portland Art Museum  
Common Ground

"This traveling show organized by the Denver Art Museum draws from eight separate series of photographs by Fazal Sheikh, taken between 1989 and 2013. Sheikh...

Portland Art Museum  
Craftsmanship and Wit

This fall, the Museum will celebrate the legacy of Carol (1932–2015) and Seymour Haber (1929–2012), longtime friends of and donors to the Portland Art...

Portland Art Museum  
In the Beginning

Long before co-founding Aperture magazine or establishing the groundbreaking photography program at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, renowned modernist...

Portland Art Museum  
Kingdom Animalia

"Although there are larger shows ongoing at the Portland Art Museum (including an immersion experience into the LAIKA animation studio and paintings by three...

Portland Art Museum  
Pokemon Regional Championships 2018

This is the biggest Pokémon party in the Northwest. This year, in addition to the Video Game and Trading Card Game Championships, there wil be an explanded...

Oregon Convention Center  
Portland Dining Month

Since 2009, food-loving Portland has dedicated a whole month to celebrating our acclaimed dining scene: Portland Dining Month. With the city’s top...

Multiple venues  
Portland Mercury's Highball: Seven Days of $5 Cocktails

Brace yourself for over 40 specially crafted cocktails available March 19-25 . . . for only $5 each! At each of Highball’s Portland locations, you’ll find...

Multiple Locations  
Portland in Color

Since the summer of 2017, Celeste Noche Photography has been collecting the stories and experiences of creatives of color living in Portland, through the...

UNA Gallery  
Racing to Change: Oregon's Civil Rights Years

"Racing to Change: Oregon's Civil Rights Years" at the Oregon Historical Society brings the Civil Rights Movement of the state from the 1960s and '70s to...

Oregon Historical Society  
Whale Watching Week

People come from all over to learn about the gray whales that migrate past the Oregon coast each year. The Whale Watching Spoken Here® program places...

Multiple venues  
Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival

The Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest is an invitation from the Iverson family to yours to enjoy all things that make spring in the Northwest great. Stroll through 40...

Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm  
Yoga + Beer at Ecliptic Brewing

Join up on Sunday morning, before Ecliptic opens to the public, for class in their taproom. This Yoga + Beer event will begin with a 75-minute all levels...

Ecliptic Brewing  
Art at Lan Su: Loren Nelson & You Qi

Work by Loren Nelson and You Qi will be on display at Lan Su Chinese Garden in February and March of 2018. Loren Nelson shoots film and uses a traditional...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Bricks Cascade

Let’s be honest, the main reason most visitors come to the Bricks Cascade Public Exposition is to see the amazing LEGO® creations which are built by...

Oregon Convention Center  
Chevrolet Corvette Exhibit

In the long history of American cars, perhaps none has been more synonymous with “speed” than the Chevrolet Corvette. Designed by GM’s Harley Earl as a...

World of Speed  
Forces of Nature: Historic Portland Floods, Fires, Ice & Snow

Portland is known for its mild climate and beautiful natural surroundings, but the city has felt nature’s fury during its 170-year history. From a downtown...

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  
Rodrigo Valenzuela

This exhibition in the Jubitz Center for Modern and Contemporary Art features two videos by Rodrigo Valenzuela (born 1982 in Chile, lives and works in Los...

Portland Art Museum  
And in This Corner: Cassius Clay

Every superhero has an origin story. Twelve-year-old Cassius Clay’s story begins in segregated Louisville, KY, when his bike gets stolen and he meets a...

Winningstad Theatre  
Indiepop Brunch

Enjoy Sunday brunch, Bloody Marys and mimosa buckets alongside with the best of Indiepop from My Lil Underground. Indiepop from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. every Sunday.

Toffee Club  
Taxidermy + Mineral Sale

Come join up for the first ever Taxidermy + Mineral Sale. It's the one time per year that taxes (the returns at least) rule the roost and the sale offers...

Paxton Gate PDX  
Jake Manning | Guests of Space

Nationale and co-curator Paul Maziar present Guests of Space, Jake Manning’s first solo exhibition with the gallery. This body of work is made up of...

Nationale  
Michał Cała Photo Exhibition

From 1975-1992, Michał Cała photographed the Silesia region in his home country of Poland. In the 1970s and early 1980s the area was at its peak of...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Place Names

Place Names Manuel Arturo Abreu and Christopher Paul Jordan Place Names is an exhibition by regional artists Manuel Arturo Abreu (Portland, OR) and...

The Art Gym at Marylhurst University, BPJ 3rd Floor  
Zun Lee Photo Exhibition

“My own journey of identity formation and cultural belonging formed the motivation for this visual exploration of fatherhood. I used my lived experience of...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Beyond the Basics - Session 2: Black Tea

This is the second class in a series that focuses on what tea is, its history, and how to brew and enjoy it. Each session will begin with a brief recap of...

The Jasmine Pearl  
Hamilton

Hamilton 1pm, 6:30pm

With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations...

Keller Auditorium  
Alice

Alice 2pm

Lewis Carroll’s Alice books have inspired generations of other writers and artists, but Švankmajer’s mix of live action and stop-motion animation returns to...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
And in This Corner: Cassius Clay

Every superhero has an origin story. Twelve-year-old Cassius Clay’s story begins in segregated Louisville, KY, when his bike gets stolen and he meets a...

Winningstad Theatre  
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  
Between Riverside and Crazy by Stephen Adly Guirgis

"Stephen Adly Guirgis won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for drama with this sprawling tale of a retired New York cop and the wildly assorted friends and housemates...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
Black Pool: Work-In-Progress Film Screening

The new feature film drama Black Pool addresses themes at the heart of contemporary Irish identity and the historical conflict in Northern Ireland. The...

Portland State University Lincoln Hall, 211  
Death and the Maiden

Ariel Dorfman’s explosively provocative, award-winning drama is set in a country that has only recently returned to democracy and still struggles with a...

Vault Theater  
El Grande de Coca Cola

A Portland Area Premiere, directed by Alan Shearman. By Ron House, Diz White, Alan Shearman and John Neville-Andrews. Musical Arrangements by Alan Shearman...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Headlee Mainstage  
Jurassic Park in Concert

One of the most exhilarating science fiction adventures ever made, Jurassic Park transports audiences to a wondrous island theme park of cloned dinosaurs —...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
She Is Fierce

Lady Anne Neville doesn't have much time left, but she is determined to use it. Over the course of an evening, this bedraggled queen is opening her Gallery...

Shoebox Theater  
The Magic Play

The Magic Play 2pm, 7:30pm

By Andrew Hinderaker. Combining the spectacle of a magic show with the intimacy of theater, The Magic Play follows a young magician trying to perform a live...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory, U.S. Bank Main Stage  
The Mermaid Hour

Pilar and Bird are navigating the challenges of raising their 11-year-old daughter Violet as she comes to terms with her identity as a mixed race transgender...

Milagro Theatre  
Waiting for Waldemar

Waiting for Waldemar is a heart-wrenching docu-drama about a one-year old who embarks on an emotional journey to find the father she never knew, who...

German American Society  
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  
Lent in Italy

Presented by The Emsemble. Catherine van der Salm, Laura Beckel Thoreson and a string ensemble perform in a Lenten tour de force of Pergolesi’s Stabat...

The Old Church Concert Hall  
The Fitness Marshall: Live in Portland

The Fitness Marshall, Caleb Marshall and Backup Booties, Haley Jordan and Bria Nachele want you to unleash your inner Fitness Pop Star at this live cardio...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
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  
SOLO Piano Series: Denes Varjon

His sensational technique, deep musicality and wide range of interest have made Hungarian pianist Dénes Várjon one of the most exciting and highly regarded...

Lincoln Performance Hall  
Spider Drive: A Noir Rock Musical

Life as a journalist was hard enough for Megan Way before her detective ex-boyfriend came knocking. Chasing a story that could change her whole city, Megan...

Headwaters Theatre  
Hamilton

Hamilton 6:30pm

With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations...

Keller Auditorium  
El Grande de Coca Cola

A Portland Area Premiere, directed by Alan Shearman. By Ron House, Diz White, Alan Shearman and John Neville-Andrews. Musical Arrangements by Alan Shearman...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Headlee Mainstage  
Something To Talk About: A Portland Bonnie Raitt Tribute

Some of Portland's finest singers and players collaborate on a night of music in celebration of the queen of the bottleneck blues. Performers include: Anne...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Between Riverside and Crazy by Stephen Adly Guirgis

"Stephen Adly Guirgis won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for drama with this sprawling tale of a retired New York cop and the wildly assorted friends and housemates...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
The Magic Play

By Andrew Hinderaker. Combining the spectacle of a magic show with the intimacy of theater, The Magic Play follows a young magician trying to perform a live...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory, U.S. Bank Main Stage  
Tombeau de Claude Debussy à travers la Mer

March Music Moderne presents Tombeau de Claude Debussy à travers la Mer (Memorial for Claude Debussy across the Sea), a concert honoring the 100th...

Community Music Center  
Lindi Ortega

When Lindi Ortega went in search of some quiet last year, the award-winning artist was pleasantly surprised to find a voice she hadn’t heard in some time —...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Milk & Bone

Formed by Laurence Lafond-Beaulne and Camille Poliquin (both accomplished studio and touring musicians), Milk & Bone is set to release their first album,...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  

Sunday, March 25

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