Events

Wednesday, July 4

4th of July Spectacular

Portland's favorite 4th of July celebration is at the place where the fun never ends! Join the first come, first served access to all of Oak Park's picnic...

Oaks Amusement Park  
Chamber Music Northwest 2018 Summer Festival

Summer in Portland is a dazzling display of Mother Nature—and a dazzling display of extraordinary chamber music. Chamber Music Northwest is thrilled to...

multiple  
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  
Foot Traffic Flat

Just about the flattest and fastest half and full marathon on the West Coast. But in addition to the fast times expected from completing this event, the...

Sauvie Island  
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  
Oregon Music Festival

Oregon Music Festival is a composer-focused international festival of classical music. An annual event, the festival focuses on two or three composers whose...

Multiple venues  
Portland Blues Experience

Join PBEX as they celebrate the annual Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival in supporting the Oregon Food Bank with 5 days and nights of dancing to over 150...

multiple  
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  
Richard Diebenkorn: Beginnings, 1942–1955

"Featuring nearly 100 paintings and drawings from the Richard Diebenkorn Foundation, many of which have never been shown publicly, this exhibition is a...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
St. Paul Rodeo

The St. Paul Rodeo continues to bring a slice of the old West to the north Willamette Valley each 4th of July and to give those who attend a look at one of...

20025 4th St. N.E., St Paul, OR 97137  
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  
The Shape of Speed

The Portland Art Museum is pleased to announce The Shape of Speed: Streamlined Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1930–1942, a special exhibitionfeaturing 18 rare...

Portland Art Museum  
Waterfront Blues Festival

The Waterfront Blues Festival is the largest celebration of blues, soul, funk, and rhythm & blues west of the Mississippi. Join us for a long weekend filled...

Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park  
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  
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  
Hsin-Yi Huang & Kings Silk Art

See work by local artist Hsin-Yi Huang and silk embroidery art from Kings Silk Art on display at Lan Su Chinese Garden in July & August, 2018. Art at Lan...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
Silk Road

Silk Road 10am

Take a journey along the Silk Road with Lan Su Chinese Garden. Learn about the ancient trade routes, watch a demonstration of silk painting, see traditional...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Stars & Stripes Clearance Sale

Join up for extra savings from your favorite brands, like Coach, Tory Burch, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, Nike Factory Store and more all holiday weekend...

Woodburn Premium Outlets  
Wayward Winds Lavender U-Pick

One of the largest u-pick fields in Oregon will be open from July 1 - 31, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.daily for your enjoyment. Experience an abundance of the most...

Wayward Winds Lavender Farm  
Downtown Coffee, Donuts & Delights

On this tastiest of tasting tours, not only will you learn volumes about third wave coffee, but you'll also be treated to decadent delights throughout this...

Public Domain  
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  
Downtown Portland Food & Drink Tour

Join Portland's oldest food tour company Forktown on a stroll through Portland's vibrant downtown. Tours make six delicious stops to eat and drink, with...

Exact meeting location confirmed at time of ticket purchase  
DME Driftin’ Blues Cruise

Cruise the beautiful Willamette River and hear the blues in an intimate setting on the Portland Spirit. A no-host hors d'oeuvres buffet and full bar are...

1301 S.W. Naito Pkwy., Portland, OR 97201  
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  
Kenton Farmers Market

Kenton Farmers Market will be open to the community with live musical entertainment, fresh and local foods from 20 vendors. The event is located near a MAX...

N McClellan & N Denver  
Fourth of July at King Tide Fish & Shell

Join the newly opened King Tide Fish & Shell for its first annual Fourth of July BBQ. With reserved seating on the patio, you'll have a front row seat to the...

King Tide Fish & Shell  
Independence Day at Fort Vancouver

Celebrate Freedom for Free this year on the Fourth of July, with no admission charge to Independence Day at Fort Vancouver, presented by Bank of America....

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site  
Bingo

Bingo 7pm

Come out to Foster-Powell and experience one of the neighborhood's fun events. Every Wednesday, Starday Tavern hosts a free bingo night where you can win...

Starday Tavern  
Lake Theater Trivia Night

Come out for a free trivia night every Wednesday. Win great prizes!

Lake Theatre  

Wednesday, July 4

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