Events

Friday, June 1

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  
Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. Species seen nowhere else in the world, dramatic basalt lava flows nearly a mile deep and some of the world’s most beautiful...

Various Locations  
Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls and Mount Hood Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. Follow the path of an ancient riverbed, carved by the last Ice Age, past the Bridge of the Gods, and explore the Windsurfing...

Various Locations  
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  
Festival of Flowers

Festival of Flowers at Pioneer Courthouse Square has always been one of Portland’s most renowned festivals in the heart of downtown. Each year, the Square...

Pioneer Courthouse Square  
Heather Watkins: Waiting Room

"These small, meditative and intense woven and stitched fabric pieces have a sense of Agnes Martin to them. Tiny stitches, made at the limit of the artist’s...

PDX Contemporary Art  
Katherine Bradford: Magenta Nights

"Magenta Nights marks the third time Adams and Ollman gallery has brought Katherine Bradford’s work to Portland. Bradford’s colorful, layered acrylic...

Adams and Ollman  
Matthew Picton: El Dorado

"Matthew Picton makes very finely grained “maps” of cities — wall reliefs, actually. And though they are based on real urban geographies, they lurch away a...

Elizabeth Leach Gallery  
Migration Stories Multimedia Exhibition

In conjunction with World Refugee Day, Multnomah Arts Center (MAC) is exhibiting a juried multimedia show called Migration Stories June 1 through July 2,...

Multnomah Arts Center Gallery  
Oregon Coast Tour

With over 300 miles of public coastline, Oregon’s beaches are sure to amaze with their dramatic offshore rock formations and reborn beach towns. This tour...

Director Park  
Pedalpalooza 2018

Pedalpalooza is 4+ weeks of bikey fun. Withover 100 different events, most organized by individuals, bikers of all persuasions are likely to find many events...

Multiple locations  
Portland City Half Day Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. With the Willamette River down the center and the Columbia River above, Portland is often more wildly known by its nicknames...

Director Park  
Portland Rose Festival

At the heart of Portland’s popular culture for more than a century, the Rose Festival has its roots in tradition, with inspired programming that embraces...

Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park  
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  
Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again

"Alice Birch’s short, startling and provocative comedy was a big hit for the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2014. It dives right into the gender wars and the...

Third Rail at CoHo Theater  
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)  
Shokunin: Five Kyoto Artisans Look to the Future

“Shokunin” means “artisan” in Japanese, a word used to designate artists who have achieved the highest level of mastery of their craft. This luxurious...

Portland Japanese Garden  
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  
The Art of Jimmy Tsutomu Mirikitani

"Emerson House recognizes Jimmy Mirikitani as a "fiercely independent outsider artist who achieved international fame in 2006 after being featured in a major...

Emerson Street House  
Knix + PDX - Self Compassion and Mindfulness Workshop

Join Pause Meditation and facilitator Rena Satre Meloy for a guided exploration of mindfulness and self-compassion. In this experiential workshop, you'll...

Cleaners at the Ace Hotel  
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  
Cuisines of Asia

Indulge all your senses this June at Lan Su Chinese Garden with Cuisines of Asia, a celebration of Asia’s vast culinary experience. Feel the stones...

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  
Knix Portland Pop-Up

Come for the Knix shopping experience. Stay for a series of exciting in-store events. In addition to five days of getting up close and personal with Knix's...

Cleaners at The Ace Hotel  
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  
Pioneering Eastside Coffee Roasters Tour

On the east side of the Willamette River, nestled among converted warehouses and quirky neighborhoods, you’ll find the pioneering micro-roasters that sparked...

Portland Roasting - The Cupping Room  
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  
Sine Morse and Qin & Qin Paper Art

See original work by local artist Sine Morse and Qin Qin Paper Art on display at Lan Su Chinese Garden throughout June of 2018. Also on display in June, see...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
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  
Cheers To Belgian Beers

Cheers to Belgian Beers is back for its 12th year in 2018. The Belgian-style beer festival will feature a single yeast strain, with which brewers will brew a...

The North Warehouse  
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  
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  
Brewvana's Down To Ferment Tour

Zymurgy is the study of fermentation, and Portland is all about some fermented beverages. Taste some cider, beer and spirits on this tour of some of...

Southeast Growler Guys  
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  
The Multnomah Village Market

Every first Friday of the month, join up for live music, delicious food and shopping. Hosted by Fly Haberdashery.

The Multnomah Village French Quarter  
Knix + PDX - Happy Hour with Freeland Spirits

Start your weekend off with Knix and Freeland Spirits. Enjoy free sample size cocktails from one the world's only women-owned and -run distilleries.

Cleaners at the Ace Hotel  
Little By Little 2: Annual 200-Artist Art Show

This will be the second year of the Little By Little Art Show. All art is $40/each, cash/carry, first come, first buy. 200 artists, 10 pieces each, 2000...

Milwaukie City Hall & other locations  
Robbie Laws: An Uplifting Voice During Harsh Times

Robbie Laws is one of the most decorated and in-demand blues guitarists in the Pacific Northwest. As a Hall of Fame member, Robbie has been honored with 21...

Zarz On First  
Date Night: Fresh Pasta Class with Sam Urman

If you love fresh ravioli but think you could never make it yourself, this class will change your mind. First, you will learn how to make fresh pasta dough...

Bob's Red Mill Cooking School  
Dinosaur Show

True Measure Gallery Presents The Dinosaur Show, curated by Daniel Rolnik. Opening Reception: Friday, June 1, 6-10 p.m. Open for the month of June, Sundays...

True Measure Gallery  
Portland Rooted

This event in conjunction with the Rose Festival will feature artists such as Beth Kerschen, Melinda Santora, Lauren Carrera, Madison Weiss, Christian...

East Creative Artist Collective  
Nise: The Heart of Madness

The Disability Art and Culture Project presents this screening of Nise: The Heart of Madness as part of the Portland ReelAbilities Disability Film Festival:...

New Expressive Works  
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  
Fuse Theatre Ensemble Presents Cabaret

A government bent on silencing the media and cleansing its citizenry; lies and corruption dominate the headlines; nationalism slowly infects us and our...

Funhouse Lounge  
The Seventh Seal

Directed by Ingmar BergmanSweden, 1957, 96 mins., SwedishFor many Bergman’s most iconic work, The Seventh Seal is a parable on religion and mortality. When...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Portland Pickles vs. Port Angeles Lefties

The Portland Pickles are back for the start of the 2018 Season. They will play their Season Opener against the Port Angeles Lefties. Be sure to arrive early...

Lents Park  
Celtic Woman

Celtic Woman 7:30pm

On a winter’s night in Dublin 14 years ago…an idea. To create a musical show with exceptional talent. Classically and traditionally trained Irish female...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
Closer

Closer 7:30pm

"The city’s biggest ballet company will leave its usual home in Keller Auditorium. Instead, the company will perform at the intimate studio of BodyVox for a...

BodyVox Dance Center  
Crossing By Reza De Wet

Now in its second season, Crave Theatre presents Crossing by the South African playwright Reza de Wet, directed by Sarah Andrews, in the play’s Portland...

Shoebox Theater  
Fallout

Fallout 7:30pm

Carol Triffle, Portland’s premier absurdist playwright, has penned a darkly stirring comedy called Fallout. When three characters are trapped in a fallout...

Imago Theatre  
Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Godspeed You! Black Emperor began with Efrim, Mauro and Moya in the early 90s, playing a handful of shows and recording a self-released cassette as a trio...

Wonder Ballroom  
I and You by Lauren Gunderson

"Playwright Lauren Gunderson is in her mid-30s and she’s already had 20 of her plays produced, many of them wildly popular in the world of regional theater...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill

"The city’s largest theater company ends its season with “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill,” starring Deidrie Henry as the great jazz singer Billie...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory, U.S. Bank Main Stage  
Lotte Grimm's Cinderella

Charlotte Grimm (Lotte for short), the only sister of the famous Brothers Grimm, simply cannot cook one more meal or wash one more pair of underpants! When...

Vault Theater  
Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again

"Alice Birch’s short, startling and provocative comedy was a big hit for the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2014. It dives right into the gender wars and the...

Third Rail at CoHo Theater  
Sister Act

Sister Act 7:30pm

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  
Eels

Eels 8pm

The world is a mess. This is just music. Music by someone who tends to believe that change starts in your own backyard. Eels frontman Mark Oliver Everett is...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Nuggets Night 2018

Friday, June 1 - Featuring: Hurry Up, Planet Damn, The Lovesores, The Bugs, Fire Nuns, The Furies, Black Fruit, The Von Howlers, Sacred Trees, The Hauer...

McMenamins Mission Theater  
Sanguine Academy : Vampire Musical

The world premiere of a vampire rock musical comedy. Music by Heidi Davis and Ken Bussell. Script and Lyrics by Heidi Davis. For hundreds of years, Sanguine...

Headwaters Theatre  
Natalia Lafourcade

Natalia Lafourcade is an innovative singer-songwriter from Mexico. Her music has roots in Latin America, yet contains elements of rock, jazz, pop, bossa nova...

Revolution Hall  

Friday, June 1

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