Events

Saturday, March 3

 Endings: Srijon Chowdhury and Bobbi Woods

"Former Art Gym director Blake Shell (now executive director of Disjecta) has organized “Endings” for the Art Gym. In Chowdhury’s oil dreamscapes, images...

The Art Gym at Marylhurst University  
 Flood

"For this solo exhibition at the great Disjecta space in North Portland’s Kenton neighborhood, New York artist Portia Munson is collecting materials from her...

Disjecta Contemporary Art Center  
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  
Cascade Festival of African Films

The Cascade Festival of African Films is very pleased to present a variety of feature and documentary films from the African continent. The majority of films...

Multiple venues  
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  
Directing Workshop with Rose Riordan

Directors take the reins of a play and drive it from the script to the stage. Learn how to craft your vision and tips for working with actors and designers...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Endings

Endings 12am

The Art Gym presents Endings, an exhibition featuring new work by Srijon Chowdhury and Bobbi Woods. Chowdhury and Woods source a combination of recognizable...

The Art Gym at Marylhurst University  
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  
Macbeth

"Shaking the Tree is one of the city’s smaller theaters, and its program is all about experimentation on stage. The company’s founding artistic director...

Shaking the Tree  
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 Saturday Market Opening Day

Portland Saturday Market, the largest arts-and-crafts fair in the United States, opens for its first day of the season on March 3, 2017. Every Saturday and...

Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park  
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  
Rose City Yarn Crawl

An annual Portland experience, the Rose City Yarn Crawl is a four-day event for fiber enthusiasts — knitters, crocheters, spinners, weavers, and felters — to...

multiple  
Readings By: Heather Jane, Jove Belle, Ila Suzanne, Linda Vogt & Lee Lynch

Join up in welcoming Heather Jane, reading from her new book, Potential. Also reading are other local authors Jove Belle, Ila Suzanne, Linda Vogt and the...

Another Read Through  
Taking Shape: New Works by Roberta Aylward

The Red E Cafe Gallery presents Taking Shape: New Works by Roberta Aylward. Aylward’s paintings, collage and paper assemblages consider how shapes hold...

Red E Cafe  
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  
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  
Chinese New Year

Learn more about Chinese New Year, the most colorful and joyous of all Chinese festivals during Lan Su's two-week celebration featuring lion dances, cultural...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Chinese New Year

Celebrate Chinese New Year, the most colorful and joyous of all Chinese festivals during Lan Su's two-week celebration featuring lion dances, cultural...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
SE Area ARTWalk

The SE Area ARTWalk is a free, self-guided walking tour. You will visit the studios, home workspaces, galleries, host homes and businesses within the...

multiple  
The Southeast Area ARTWalk

The S.E. Area ARTWalk is a free, self-guided walking tour. You will visit the studios, home workspaces, galleries, host homes and businesses within the...

multiple  
Winter Farmers Market at Portland Mercado

Support local growers, artisans and Latino entrepreneurs at the Portland Farmers Market Mercado. Featuring live music, kid's activities and cooking...

Portland Mercado  
Slow Fashion: Unique + Limited and Designers in Residence

Stockpiler will activate Alexa Stark Studio with Designers in Residence, a collaborative store front residency project. Resident participants include Amy...

Alexa Stark Studio, #114  
The Conscience of Hollywood

In many compelling ways, America in the 21st century bears a remarkable resemblance to the America of the 1930s: a polarized political climate rife with...

Cinema 21  
2018 SheBrew Homebrew Competition

SheBrew is an all genders, all ages fundraising event to show support for female-identified members of our community, while supporting LGBTQ people here in...

Buckman Coffee Factory  
Carson Ellis: La Vista

Following one’s heart, and harnessing and acknowledging one’s artistic strengths—in Carson Ellis’s case, that she is first and foremost an illustrator—is a...

Nationaleq  
Chitra: The Girl Prince

Northwest Children's Theater (NWCT) is thrilled to partner once again with Anita Menon, who co-directed 2015’s smash hit, Indian-dance infused adaptation of...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
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  
SheBrew Beer Festival

SheBrew is an beer festival for all genders and ages to support-female-identified members of the community and LGBTQ people across Oregon. Locally brewed...

Buckman Coffee Factory  
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  
ALICE (in wonderland)

ALICE (in wonderland) 2pm, 7:30pm

This evening-length version of “Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass” was created in 2012 by Washington Ballet’s Septime Webre....

Keller 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  
Forktown Food Tours Downtown Culinary Tour

Stroll through Portland's vibrant downtown with Forktown! Forktown will make six delicious stops to eat and drink, which may include one of the largest food...

Downtown Portland, exact location sent to you after booking  
Kodachrome

Kodachrome 2pm, 7:30pm

"The first glimpse of Adam Szymkowicz’s world premiere “Kodachrome” came during Portland Center Stage’s new play festival, JAW, in 2015, when its title was...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory, Ellyn Bye Studio  
Kodachrome

Kodachrome 2pm, 7:30pm

By Adam Szymkowicz. A World Premiere! Welcome to Colchester, a small town where everybody knows each other. Our tour guide is Suzanne, the town...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory, Ellyn Bye Studio  
Portland Opera's 2018 Season Preview: Gresham Library

Join the Portland Opera for a special preview of their 2018 Season featuring Portland Opera’s Resident Artists and Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor...

Gresham Library  
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  
MarchFourth Family Matinee

MarchFourth is a joy-inducing force of entertainment. This colorful explosion of brassy funk, rock, and jazz emanates from musicians, acrobats, stilters and...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
The Christians

A 2016 Outer Critics Circle Award Winner. Ticket proceeds benefit Water1st International. “This nonjudgmental show, which offers a safe place for good...

First Congregational Church  
Zun Lee Artist Talk

Come hear Zun Lee talk about his photo series, Father Figure. “My own journey of identity formation and cultural belonging formed the motivation for this...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Bar Muselet Wine Bar Pop Up

A Women of Oregon Wine pop-up series.

Function PDX  
Celebrate Women And Wine

Join up to celebrate all the women of Oregon wine. Meet the winemakers, owners and winery representatives. Featuring: Complimentary Wine TastingHappy Hour...

Function PDX  
Chitra: The Girl Prince

Northwest Children's Theater (NWCT) is thrilled to partner once again with Anita Menon, who co-directed 2015’s smash hit, Indian-dance infused adaptation of...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
International Grain Bowls w/ Sophia Worgan

Join resident chef Sophia Worgan to learn how to make internationally influenced grain bowls. Recipes will include a tabbouleh bowl with chickpea falafel and...

Bob's Red Mill Cooking School  
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  
The Travelin' McCourys

The Travelin' McCourys 6:30pm, 9:30pm

The Travelin’ McCourys do not stand still. They are on the road — and online — entertaining audiences with live shows that include some of the best musicians...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
The Travelin’ McCourys

The Travelin’ McCourys do not stand still. They are on the road — and online — entertaining audiences with live shows that include some of the best musicians...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour

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

Kells Irish Restaurant & Pub  
Immigrant Composers: Inspiring Diversity

Music written by first generation immigrant composers. Programming includes "Spiral VI" by Chinary Ung (Cambodian-American), "Piano Dream" by Malek Jandali...

Community Music Center  
Robin Hood: Tales of Sherwood

Come visit Sherwood Forest as Blueprint takes you on a musical journey through the tales of Robin Hood and his merry men! Whether it be hangin’ with a...

Blueprint Ensemble Arts  
Trail Blazers vs Oklahoma City Thunder

Come cheer on the Blazers as they take on the Oklahoma City Thunder!

Moda Center  
 Tchaikovsky’s 4th Symphony

​Portland Youth Philharmonic’s March concert, features Tchaikovsky’s 4th Symphony: a rich, wintry masterpiece that takes its inspiration from Beethoven’s 5th...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
(Dis)connect: New Music for Challenging Times

After a fiery sold-out debut concert series last year, Burn After Listening lights up the state again with another multi-sensory musical adventure. Featuring...

Disjecta Contemporary Art Center  
ALICE (in wonderland)

This evening-length version of “Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass” was created in 2012 by Washington Ballet’s Septime Webre....

Keller Auditorium  
Astucias Por Heredar Un Sobrino A Un Tío

A long lost Comedy of Manners. In the Age of Revolution, Don Lucas is the archetypal wealthy provincial courtier. Hilarity ensues when his family and...

Milagro Theatre  
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  
Folk City The Musical

A new musical by Bernadette Contreras and Robbie Woliver, is based on the critically acclaimed book Bringing It All Back Home by Woliver, a New York Times...

Brunish Theatre  
Kodachrome

Kodachrome 7:30pm

By Adam Szymkowicz. A World Premiere! Welcome to Colchester, a small town where everybody knows each other. Our tour guide is Suzanne, the town...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory, Ellyn Bye Studio  
Kodachrome

Kodachrome 7:30pm

"The first glimpse of Adam Szymkowicz’s world premiere “Kodachrome” came during Portland Center Stage’s new play festival, JAW, in 2015, when its title was...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory, Ellyn Bye Studio  
Men On Boats

Men On Boats 7:30pm

Third Rail Repertory Theatre presents Men On Boats by Jacklyn Backhaus. Ten explorers. Four boats. One Grand Canyon. Race down the rapids in this wildly,...

Third Rail Rep at the Imago 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  
Uncovering The Spirit Within: Stories Of Hope And Rebirth

With winter winding down and spring approaching, Howard Adler, Eric Foxman and Ingrid Nixon explore "Uncovering the Spirit Within: Stories of Hope and...

Clinton Street Theater  
An Evening with John McCutcheon

It is in live performance that John feels most at home. It is what has brought his music into the lives and homes of one of the broadest audiences any folk...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Architects

Brighton’s Architects are a band who’ve never shied away from challenging the world around them. Long lauded as some of modern metal’s most...

Wonder Ballroom  
Back Fence PDX: Mainstage — Live Storytelling

Back Fence PDX is a live PDX storytelling show. The Back Fence PDX: MAINSTAGE show has been playing to packed good-looking audiences since 2008. In 2013 it...

Aladdin Theater  
Flannel Fest: 90'S Grunge Tribute Show

Time to bust out your best flannel as tributes to Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains, Soundgarden, and Stone Temple Pilots roll into Portland for a huge night of...

Revolution Hall  
Left of Center

This February and March, A-WOL Dance Collective will present its spring production, Left of Center, combining aerial arts and dance to weave a fantastical...

A-WOL Dance Collective  
Strong Female Protagonist

Strong Female Protagonist is a comedic, queer solo performance that prioritizes the power of femininity and sass. Little Wayne grows up wanting to be a pop...

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)  
Urban Bush Women

In 2001, White Bird introduced Urban Bush Women with Jawole Willa Jo Zollar’s humorous and poignant Hair Stories. Hair and Other Stories is a brand new...

Newmark Theatre  
MarchFourth w/ Special Guest

MarchFourth is a joy-inducing force of entertainment. This colorful explosion of brassy funk, rock, and jazz emanates from musicians, acrobats, stilters and...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Charlie Chaplin's The Kid (1921) with live music

Charlie Chaplin - maybe the most important and influential entertainer of all time - in one of his most classic and cherished silent comedy masterpieces, The...

The Joy Cinema  
Davi & The Fuzz Live

Come dance all night long to Soul, Funk, Blues and Motown!

Spare Room Restaurant and Lounge  
Smokey Brights

It was Christmas 2010 when Ryan Devlin (guitar, vocals) and Kim West (keys, vocals) first sang together. As the two approached their first holiday season as...

Bunk Bar  
The Travelin' McCourys

The Travelin’ McCourys do not stand still. They are on the road — and online — entertaining audiences with live shows that include some of the best musicians...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
The Travelin’ McCourys

The Travelin’ McCourys do not stand still. They are on the road — and online — entertaining audiences with live shows that include some of the best musicians...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  

Saturday, March 3

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