Events

Sunday, May 13

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  
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  
Fences

"Many artistic virtues helped Portland Playhouse quickly become a Portland theatrical powerhouse. Its deftness with the works of August Wilson — presented in...

Portland Playhouse  
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  
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)  
Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival

Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival, headlined by The Offspring is a day filled with craft beer, tasty gourmet tacos, Lucha Libre-style wrestling and...

Portland Meadows  
Su-mei Tse: L’Echo

Su-Mei Tse (born Luxembourg, 1973) trained as a classical cellist in a family of musicians. As a visual artist, her work unites sound, image, and body in a...

Portland Art Museum  
Camas Plant and Garden Fair

Held the day before Mother’s Day, the Camas Plant and Garden Fair draws in thousands of people to enjoy and explore the amazing selection of plants, trees,...

NE 4th Ave Camas, Washington 98607  
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  
Mother's Day Brunch

Celebrate Mother's Day with a sweet and savory spread of brunch favorites. Afterward, use your membership or buy an admission ticket to visit some of the...

Oregon Zoo  
Mother's Day Rhododendron Show & Sale

Come and view t he flowers at their peak bloom time. The show opens at noon on Saturday, May 12. The Garden will be open at 9 a.m. There will be a sale in...

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden  
Mother's Day Rhododendron Show and Sale

A visit to Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden on Mother's Day weekend has been a decades-long tradition. The beauty of the season is everywhere when the...

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden  
Portland Spirit’s 2018 Mother’s Day Brunch & Dinner Cruises

Show your Mom how much you appreciate all she does and treat her to a relaxing day on the river. Choose from Brunch or Dinner Cruises on the Portland Spirit...

Portland Spirit Cruises  
Renée Hartig & Kelli MacConnell

Ford Gallery presents Renée Hartig & Kelli MacConnell. The landscape of the beloved Pacific Northwest is as striking and varied as the work of these two...

Ford Gallery  
Mother's Day Brunch

Mother's Day Brunch 9:30am, 11am

The Nightwood for a delicious brunch with bubbles and other beverages. Bring your family and friends to treat the mother in your life with an sumptuous food...

The Nightwood Society  
Woman Up!

Woman Up! 9:30am

In conjunction with Portland Monthly’s May Oregon Woman issue, the second annual Woman Up! event will bring together experts from across the city—and...

Marylhurst University  
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  
Asian Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with Lan Su Chinese Garden this May with exciting cultural performances and activities each weekend. Lan Su hosts exciting...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Chrysanthemum Sale

Take home a chrysanthemum plant grown by Lan Su's horticulture team! Lan Su's Mother's Day Chrysanthemum Sale features over 30 varieties of chrysanthemum...

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  
Military Appreciation Month

Join the Woodburn Premium Outlets in celebrating Military Appreciation Month this May with special giveaways and discounts. From noon to 6 p.m. on May 5, 12...

Woodburn Premium Outlets  
Mother's Day Brunch

Cheers to the Mama in your life! Treat her to a relaxing and scrumptious brunch at IBU Public House. IBU's chef put together a delectable menu for Mother's...

IBU Public House  
OMSI: Soap Making

Make soap from scratch to take home while learning about the awesome chemistry of soap molecules! Participants must wear clothing that completely covers...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
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  
Shokunin: Five Leading Artisans From Kyoto

Combining Portland’s love of handmade art and craftsmanship with Japanese culture, Shokunin: Five Leading Artisans From Kyoto brings some of Kyoto’s finest...

Portland Japanese Garden  
The Han Collection & Jill Torberson

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  
Mother's Day Brunch

Treat your mom to a delicious Mother’s Day Brunch! Featured food options include: carving station, omelet station, creme brulee French toast, salad bar, a...

Oregon Garden Resort  
A Year With Frog & Toad

To celebrate Oregon Children's Theatre's 30th season, they're reviving this award-winning musical. Best friends, Frog and Toad, have an adventure for each...

Newmark Theatre  
GeekCraft Expo PDX

Skip the long lines for Mother's Day brunch this year and bring Mom here (admission is free) to get her a one-of-a-kind gift! GeekCraft Expo PDX is the place...

Oregon Convention Center  
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  
Mother's Day Brunch

The Nightwood for a delicious brunch with bubbles and other beverages. Bring your family and friends to treat the mother in your life with an sumptuous food...

The Nightwood Society  
Mother's Day at Coelho Winery

Treat the special Ladies in your life to a free wine tasting and decadent Pinot Noir Chocolate Truffle on Mother’s Day. While visiting, make sure you enter...

Coelho Winery  
Thresholds & Reflections: New Paintings By Deborah DeWit

For her new exhibition, Deborah DeWit continues to consider the human experience and moments in time through natural and figurative subjects rendered in...

White Bird Gallery  
2018 Curatorial Prize: Ultra Vivid Dreaming Photo Exhibition

Photography and video by Elliott Jerome Brown Jr. and Shikeith. Curated by Ashley Stull Meyers.

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Avengers: Infinity War Wine Pairing

Portland's self-proclaimed weirdest wine bar and shop is pairing 12 wines to 12 heroes and villains from Avengers: Infinity War! Join up May 6-15 to...

Pairings Portland  
Laurie Lambrecht: Jungle Road Photo Exhibition

Intermittently over a period of two years, Laurie Lambrecht photographed the lush habitat surrounding the Robert Rauschenberg Residency on Captiva Island,...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
National Theatre Live!: Young Marx

1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing...

World Trade Center  
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  
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  
Portland Timbers vs. Seattle Sounders FC

Watch the Portland Timbers take on Seattle Sounders FC! Cheer with Timbers' Army at Providence Park and become part of a Portland tradition.

Providence Park  
Portland Spirit’s 2018 Mother’s Day Brunch & Dinner Cruises

Show your Mom how much you appreciate all she does and treat her to a relaxing day on the river. Choose from Brunch or Dinner Cruises on the Portland Spirit...

Portland Spirit Cruises  
A Year With Frog & Toad

To celebrate Oregon Children's Theatre's 30th season, they're reviving this award-winning musical. Best friends, Frog and Toad, have an adventure for each...

Newmark 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  
Blithe Spirit by Noël Coward

From the delightfully wicked mind of Noël Coward, the 20th century’s master of British wit and sophistication, Blithe Spirit sparkles with out-of-this-world...

Vault Theater  
Evita

Evita 2pm

Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical masterpiece Evita charts the young and ambitious Eva Peron’s meteoric rise to sainthood. Set in Argentina between...

Brunish Theatre  
Joshua Bell

The world’s most famous violinist returns to the Oregon Symphony to perform Bernstein’s Serenade, often described as a “love piece” by the composer....

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
Major Barbara

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  
Mother’s Day Bacharach Brunch

Bring mom out for brunch and an afternoon of pop classics from Burt Bacharach. Featuring special guests Barbara Ayars and Kat Cogswell from Signatures, Mike...

Tony Starlight Showroom  
Mother’s Day Tea: Sparkling Wine Edition

Show your appreciation and love for mom by taking her out for tea and bubbles! Pix is offering a special selection of 10 sweet and savory bite sized treats,...

Pix Patisserie  
Portland Mother’s Day Tea at Pix Pâtisserie

Show your appreciation and love for mom by taking her out for tea and bubbles! Visit Pix Pâtisserie for a special selection of 10 sweet and savory bite sized...

Pix Patisserie  
Sister Act

Sister Act 2pm, 7pm

Directed by Michael Snider. Music by Alan Menken. Book by Cheri and Bill Steinkellner, additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane. Based on the hit...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Headlee Mainstage  
The Short Adventures of Wallace and Gromit

Established in 1972, Aardman Animation vaulted to international affection with the release of A Grand Day Out (1989), the first of Nick Park’s stop-motion...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Watsonville: Some Place Not Here

Set in Watsonville, California, a story of women’s triumph loosely based on a 1985–1987 Cannery strike, a Richter scale earthquake, and a vision of the...

Milagro Theatre  
Compose

Compose 2:30pm

In a rare opportunity for both dancers and musicians, PDX Contemporary Ballet and Northwest Piano Trio take the stage to present Compose – an exciting...

NEW Expressive Works  
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  
Spring Alleluia! Concert Series

The Grotto is bringing together talented choirs from around the Portland-Vancouver area for a free Spring Concert Series. Ten concerts will take place on...

The Grotto  
Wind in the Willows

While Rat introduces her new friend Mole to a bucolic life of boating and picnics along the great River, another friend, the extravagant Mr. Toad, craves...

Gresham Little Theater  
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  
National Theatre Live!: Hamlet

Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. As a country arms itself for war, a...

World Trade Center  
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  
Spring Alleluia! Concert Series

The Grotto is bringing together talented choirs from around the Portland-Vancouver area for a free Spring Concert Series. Ten concerts will take place on...

The Grotto  
Milada

Milada 4:30pm

Milada tells the story of Milada Horáková, a heroine whose fight for democracy included surviving imprisonment in Nazi concentration camps only to be...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Portland Spirit’s 2018 Mother’s Day Brunch & Dinner Cruises

Show your Mom how much you appreciate all she does and treat her to a relaxing day on the river. Choose from Brunch or Dinner Cruises on the Portland Spirit...

Portland Spirit Cruises  
Portland Spirit’s 2018 Mother’s Day Brunch & Dinner Cruises

Show your Mom how much you appreciate all she does and treat her to a relaxing day on the river. Choose from Brunch or Dinner Cruises on the Portland Spirit...

Portland Spirit Cruises  
Sister Act

Directed by Michael Snider. Music by Alan Menken. Book by Cheri and Bill Steinkellner, additional book material by Douglas Carter Beane. Based on the hit...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Headlee Mainstage  
The Quartette

The Quartette 7:30pm

Set in a small Czech town, Krobot’s charming film follows a quartet of string players who meet frequently to rehearse contemporary music. Composer and first...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
As The Crow Flies

Chris Robinson has songs he wants to sing. As frontman for The Black Crowes — one of the most prolific and celebrated rock 'n' roll bands of its generation —...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  

Sunday, May 13

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