Events

Saturday, April 21

And So We Walked

"Actress DeLanna Studi (who has performed at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and is a standout in Portland Center Stage’s “Astoria”) was born and raised in...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
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  
Apparition: Postcards from Eye See You

This exhibit is on display April 5-29, 2018. First Thursday Opening Reception – April 5, 6-9 p.m. Artist Talks: Saturday, April 7, 3 p.m. Blue Sky is...

Blue Sky, The Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
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  
Common Ground: Photographs by Fazal Sheikh, 1989-7902013

Human rights and dignity form the core of Fazal Sheikh’s photographs. For more than 25 years, he has worked with individuals rendered invisible by war,...

Portland Art Museum  
Design Week Portland

Design Week Portland is a week-long, city-wide series of programs exploring the process, craft, and practice of design across all disciplines. Its mission is...

Multiple venues  
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  
Japanese Currents

This year’s 11th annual Japanese Currents series highlights recent noteworthy Nipponese films, ranging from anime to jidaigeki, documentary to comedy, all...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Japanese Currents Film Series

This year’s 11th annual Japanese Currents series highlights recent noteworthy Nipponese films, ranging from anime to jidaigeki, documentary to comedy, all...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
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  
More Than Pink

Woodburn Premium Outlets has teamed up with Susan G. Komen to help in the fight against breast cancer as part of its More Than Pink campaign. Come out to the...

Woodburn Premium Outlets  
Oregon Trail Rally

Rally racing is one of the world’s most challenging and popular motorsports. It is considered by many as the extreme sport of automobile racing and it’s...

Portland International Raceway  
Portland Lindy Exchange

The Portland Lindy Society hosts a lively weekend of swing dancing, lessons and live swing bands. This year's line up of bands will include Sherri Colby and...

Multiple venues  
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  
Robot Revolution

In the near future, robots will become our companions and colleagues – changing the way we play, live and work together. Come see the coolest robots ever...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
Soul'd Out Music Festival

In its ninth year, Portland's Soul'd Out Music Festival offers a wide range of musical artists from soul to reggae to R&B to jazz. This year's highlights...

Various locations  
The 6th Annual  Northwest Magic Conference

A gathering of witches, priest-esses, healers, psychics, magicians, mystics, faeries, queers, and magical beings in Portland, Oregon. It's a celebration of...

World Forestry Center Discovery Museum  
U.S.S. Portland Commissioning Ceremony

Welcome the U.S.S. Portland at this Commissioning Ceremony. Complimentary tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis via the registration...

Port of Portland, Terminal 2  
TEDxPortland 2018

PDX. Stumptown. Rose City. Portland has many nicknames, but perhaps the most enduring is Bridgetown — a nod to our iconic bridges and the culture of...

Keller Auditorium  
Earth Day of Service

Future generations cannot live quality of life without recognizing their place as part of the natural world and caring for the Earth that sustains us....

Portland State University Smith Memorial Student Union  
Earth Day In Forest Park

Celebrate Earth Day this year by restoring Forest Park! Join others who love Forest Park to help the Forest Park Conservancy restore native habitat and...

Forest Park  
Earth Day at Sauvie Island Walton Beach

Join SOLVE Oregon for the The Sauvie Island cleanup, which is a self directed cleanup of a stretch of beach along the beautiful Columbia River on Sauvie...

Walton Beach Sauvie Island  
Volunteer for the Columbia Slough Watershed

The Columbia Slough Watershed Council is happy to be celebrating Earth Day with Portland Parks and Recreation! Celebrate with us by planting and mulching...

Wilkes Creek Headwaters  
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  
12th Annual Blossom Festival Pottery Sale

Featuring the superbly crafted, colorful porcelain pottery of Sarah Chenoweth Davis, this annual sale is known for fresh, contemporary wares for everyday use...

Sarah Chenoweth Davis Ceramics - Hood River  
Earth Day

Earth Day 10am

Enjoy educational exhibits, musical performances, food vendors and more at the 19th Annual Earth Day, presented by Marion County. Parking costs $5 at The...

Oregon 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  
Operation Clean Sweep: Alberta Street Earth Day Cleanup

The Alberta Street Earth Day Clean Up is more than just a day of litter and graffiti removal; it is a day to meet your neighbors, build community and...

N.E. 18th Avenue & Alberta St., Portland OR  
Oregon Orchid Show & Sale

The largest orchid event in the Pacific Northwest — thousands of blooming orchids of all types on display and for sale. Educational seminars and workshops...

Aquinas Hall  
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  
Scholar’s Arts

This April at Lan Su, celebrate the classical Chinese arts of calligraphy, painting, poetry and music. Learn about traditional Chinese scholar's arts with...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
The Han Collection & Jill Torberson at Lan Su

See original work by local artist Jill Torberson and a display of work from The Han Collection featuring artists from Portland’s sister-city, Suzhou. Their...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Earth Day Spring Festival

Celebrate the growing season and the incredible work and learning that happens at the Learning Gardens Laboratory. This annual festival will include a blood...

PSU Learning Gardens Lab  
PSU Earth Day Festival

Join the Earth Day Spring Festival at PSU's Learning Gardens Laboratory. Together you'll celebrate the growing season and the incredible work and learning...

PSU Learning Gardens Laboratory  
Portland Pizza Week

Portland Mercury’s Pizza Week is back! The Portland Mercury, Jim Beam and Tetra Cannabis proudly present Portland Pizza Week. For one week only (Monday,...

Various locations  
The Feeling Good Handbook

Through narrative paintings by Heidi Hahn and video works and installation by Shana Moulton, The Feeling Good Handbook is an exhibition that grapples with...

Upfor Gallery  
Wings & Wine - Celebrate Earth Day

For this unique event, join Wings Over Wine and Erath Winery as they celebrate the Earth and eco-conscious practices that benefit you and the wines you love....

Erath Winery  
Brewvana's PNW is Best Tour

It’s hard to beat the Pacific Northwest when it comes to beer. Take the Pacific Northwest is Best tour to visit four iconic Portland breweries that offer the...

Brewvana Brewery Tours  
2018 Hood River Hard Pressed Cider Fest

Hood River Valley’s hard cider scene is exploding. These craft cider makers source the apples, pears and other fruits from the 440+ local orchardists,...

Hood River  
Baerlic Beer School: Intro To How Beer Is Made

This one-hour class offers participants an introduction to brewing, fermenting and cellaring beer. You'll learn about the four main brewing ingredients (and...

Baerlic Brewing Co.  
Broadway Backstage Tour: Health and Wellness

Presented by NW Women's Fitness: Northeast Broadway is pulling back the curtain and inviting you on a backstage tour of Portland's health & wellness...

Northeast Broadway Business District  
Fuji to Hood Beer Festival

Fuji to Hood is a collaborative beer festival between Portland and Japan, featuring 11 brewers and cidermakers from both Portland and Japan. Together,...

The Bindery Annex  
Hood River Hard-Pressed Cider Fest

Join 26 cideries from across Oregon for this festival, presented by Pacific Northwest Federal Credit Union and produced by the Hood River County Chamber of...

Hood River  
Peter Pan

Peter Pan 12pm, 4pm

Northwest Children's Theater (NWCT) is delighted to close the 25th Anniversary Season with their flagship production. What better way to celebrate their...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
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  
Portland Brewing Earth Day 5K Fun Run

Celebrate earth day with a 5k fun run and brew fest, featuring some of Oregon’s best breweries! Participants walk, jog, or run approximately 3.1 miles...

Portland Brewing  
Zimmerman Heritage Farm Tour - Quilts!

The historic Zimmerman House was built in 1874 and was home to three generations of the Zimmerman Family. Their furnishings and personal articles remain in...

Zimmerman Heritage Farm  
Héroes Magníficos: Oregon Latino Oral History Project

Directed by VariousOregon, 2017, 140 mins.Over the last past several decades, Oregon’s Latino population has evolved from a community of largely migrant...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Water, Weather, Wind and Rain: Oregon Society of Artists April Member Show

This April Member Show is a non-juried show opening April 9, 1-4 p.m. Artist work reflects interpretations of the theme. Join up for the reception Friday...

Oregon Society of Artists  
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  
Outside the Cup: Ayurvedic Skin Care

Ready for an Ayurvedic makeover? Looking for natural, gentle skincare alternatives to costly commercial products or prescriptions? This workshop will...

The Jasmine Pearl  
Storytelling Workshop with DeLanna Studi

Learn to craft and hone a story from a master storyteller: DeLanna Studi, the writer and performer of And So We Walked. She explores the history of Native...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Brewvana's Beers & Barrels Tour

Portland is known for modern takes on time-honored techniques, and with the Beers & Barrels tour, you’ll experience these old styles in a modern way. This...

Brewvana Brewery Tours  
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  
Israel in Egypt

Presented by Oregon Repertory Singers. Handel's Israel in Egypt for double choir and orchestra recounts the Passover story, one of the oldest immigration...

First United Methodist Church  
La Belle, Lost in the World of the Automaton

From the creators of Frogz and ZooZoo, comes La Belle, Lost in the World of the Automaton. This Imago spectacle will dazzle your eyes, enchant your heart and...

Imago Theatre  
Our Ecosystem of Hospitality

From April 19-22, Urban Farmer and Departure (both located adjacent to The Nines Hotel, 525 SW Morrison St.) invite Portlanders to honor Earth Day by...

The Nines, Urban Farmer  
Performative Artist Talk by manuel arturo abreu

As part of the public programming component of Place Names, manuel arturo abreu will activate the replica of their garage included in the exhibition with...

The Art Gym at Marylhurst University  
Beginner's Loom Weaving Class

Weaving is super versatile and really fun! Join up to experience weaving on a wooden frame loom and explore the variety of colors, designs and textures of...

Shout House  
Challah Bread Workshop with Annie Moss

Join local baker, Annie Moss, to learn how to make your own challah bread. This bread workshop will dispel any fear around whole-grain challah. Challah is...

Bob's Red Mill Cooking School  
International Sculpture Day

This fun multi-activity event honors all things sculpture. Featuring: Artist Talks (6 p.m.) Chas Martin, Sue Westfall Quast, Craig DoretyDemos by Dave...

Art at the CAVE  
Peter Pan

Peter Pan 4pm

Northwest Children's Theater (NWCT) is delighted to close the 25th Anniversary Season with their flagship production. What better way to celebrate their...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
Teiichi: Battle of Supreme High

Directed by Akira NagaiJapan, 2017, 118 mins., JapaneseTeiichi Akaba (Masaki Suda) enters a boys-only high school with an aim to triumph over every one of...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Hopworks (B)Earth Day Beer Fest

Hopworks Urban Brewery (HUB) is hosting a warehouse party filled with great beer, food and friends. The event is an homage to their status as a B...

Hopworks Urban Brewery Warehouse  
Southwest Washington Watercolor Society Spring Exhibition

Beginning First Friday, April 6, 2018, Angst Gallery will host members and guests of the Southwest Washington Watercolor Society (SWWS) for their annual...

Angst Gallery  
Midnight At The Masquerade

Join up for a Murder Mystery dinner benefiting the Adult Memory Care and Caregiver Support Programs and presented by the Providence Brain and Spine...

Lake Oswego Adult Community Center  
Monster Pageant: A Monster Beauty Pageant & Competition

Monster Pageant will be this year’s Portland Zine Symposium main fundraising event. It is a monster costume beauty pageant. The pageant itself will consist...

Warehouse on N. Michigan Ave. & N. Failing St.  
AMSOIL Arenacross

As the official feeder system for Monster Energy Supercross, AMSOIL Arenacross attracts the best up-and-coming riders in the world, all set to prove that...

Memorial Coliseum  
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  
La Belle, Lost in the World of the Automaton

From the creators of Frogz and ZooZoo, comes La Belle, Lost in the World of the Automaton. This Imago spectacle will dazzle your eyes, enchant your heart and...

Imago Theatre  
The Third Murder

Directed by Hirokazu Kore-EdaJapan, 2017, 125 mins., JapaneseThis moving story of a man struggling to find the truth while questioning his own faith in the...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
WCCLS Art of the Story: Adult Story Slam Contest

WCCLS hosts the Story Slam Contest featuring Ellen Wolfson, John Wylder, Kristin Olson-Huddle and Maggie Lott as featured storytellers. Adult program. The...

Beaverton City Library  
Dead Meadow

Dead Meadow 7:30pm

Dead Meadow’s unique marriage of Sabbath riffs, dreamy layers of guitar-fuzz bliss, and singer Jason Simon’s high-pitched melodic croon have won over...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Live Wire with Luke Burbank

Join Emmy award-winning host Luke Burbank for the taping of Live Wire, the fastest growing entertainment show on public radio. We’ve got a late-night stride,...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Major Barbara

Major Barbara 7:30pm

By George Bernard Shaw. Barbara, recently engaged and a Major in the Salvation Army, agrees to let her estranged industrialist father visit her mission, and...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory, U.S. Bank Main Stage  
Man/Woman

Man/Woman 7:30pm

In this five-part program, we juxtapose all-female and all-male ballets to explore gender stereotypes, and add in one of Resident Choreographer Nicolo...

Newmark Theatre  
Push/FOLD Dance Performance: Early (World Premiere)

Sponsored by the Regional Arts & Culture Council and All Classical Portland. Early crafts an intimate world of creation and destruction. Featuring the vision...

AWOL Warehouse  
Quietly by Owen McCafferty

Presented by Corrib Theatre. Two middle-aged men with a shared past meet in a bar in present day Belfast. Sharing pints as a football match between Northern...

New Expressive Works  
Saint-Saëns’ Organ Symphony

Saint-Saëns’ most popular symphony combines a full orchestra, the emotional quality of a tone poem, and the majestic sound of the organ. So powerful is the...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
The Hope of Loving: The Music of Jake Runestad

The Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland is proud to welcome internationally renowned composer Jake Runestad to Portland for a special evening of his choral...

Agnes Flanagan Chapel, Lewis & Clark College  
The Thanksgiving Play by Larissa FastHorse

A group of mismatched teachers and actors have been charged by the school district to devise an ethnically sensitive play to somehow celebrate both...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
Cécile McLorin Salvant

Shortly before the release of Cécile McLorin Salvant’s debut Mack Avenue album WomanChild, critic Ben Ratliff made a bold prediction in the pages of the New...

Revolution Hall  
Jaimeo Brown: Transcendence

With Chris Sholar & Jaleel Shaw. Presented by PDX Jazz in partnership with the Soul’d Out Music Festival. Jaimeo Brown (pronounced jah-mayo) began his drum...

McMenamins Mission Theater  
The Pump and Dump Show: 2018 Parentally Incorrect Tour

The Pump and Dump Show is back by popular demand for its 6th nationwide tour: more hilarious, more raw, and more “parentally incorrect” than ever. Get...

Aladdin Theater  
J.I.D x EarthGang

Born and raised in East Atlanta, J.I.D — a name adopted and adapted from what his grandmother called him as a jittery child — first appeared on the Atlanta...

Wonder Ballroom  
Sloan

Sloan 9pm

Sloan's 12 is indeed the 12th album from Canadian power-pop perennials Sloan, which means it’s as good as Led Zeppelin IV, Black Sabbath’s 4, and Chicago 4...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
 Yakuza Apocalypse

Yakuza Apocalypse Directed by Takashi MiikeJapan, 2017, 125 mins., JapaneseA brutal gang war hits new lows when it’s revealed that one of the bosses...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Becky with the Good Jokes

The over-the-top, happiness-filled comedy show/lovefest Becky With The Good Jokes, which debuted at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival is back as a monthly show...

Funhouse Lounge  

Saturday, April 21

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