Events

Thursday, July 5

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  
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...

Various Locations  
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...

Various Locations  
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  
Richard Diebenkorn: Beginnings, 1942–1955

Featuring 100 paintings and drawings from the collection of the Richard Diebenkorn Foundation, Richard Diebenkorn: Beginnings, 1942–1955 traces the...

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  
Willamette Valley Wine Tasting Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. World-famous Pinot Noirs, crisp Chardonnays and sweet Rieslings are just a taste of the dozens of wines that Oregon has to...

Various Locations  
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  
CMNW: Free Open Rehearsal - Ngwenyama

Presented by Chamber Music Northwest (CMNW). Hear CMNW artists rehearse. An informal Q&A follows.

Kaul Auditorium  
Alia Ali: Borderland Photo Exhibition

“Borderlands, like textiles, are territories of exploration and zones in which we will be judged for our humanity.” In her photographic series Borderland,...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Pedro David: Hardwood Photo Exhibition

For the last thirteen years, Pedro David has been photographing commercial eucalyptus groves that are quickly replacing the natural forests throughout much...

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  
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  
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  
Alia Ali: Borderland Artist Talk

Alia Ali discusses her photo exhibition, Borderland. “Borderlands, like textiles, are territories of exploration and zones in which we will be judged for...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Cerulean First Thursday

Join up for the monthly art gallery reception at Cerulean Portland.

Cerulean Portland  
Invisible Cities/Jonathan Sielaff

Sounds et al and Beacon Sound host this monthly performance series at the Ace Hotel, Portland. This month, performances from Invisible Cities and Jonathan...

Ace Hotel, Lobby  
July First Thursday with Frankie Simone

Start your summer off with Portland pop sensation Frankie Simone and their infectiously catchy and celebratory queer anthems. Simone's recently released EP...

Portland Center Stage at the Armory  
Nica's Dream: First Thursdays Live Jazz Sessions

Bambuza Vietnam Kitchen + Bar hosts live Jazz sessions during First Thursdays in the Pearl District, featuring all-female jazz ensemble, Nica's Dream. ...

Bambuza Vietnam Kitchen Pearl District, Bar  
Robin Becic: First Friday Reception

Paintings by Portland artist, Robin Becic will be on view with a reception on First Friday, July 6 as well as the Thursday before. Bedizen features local...

Bedizen  
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  
Last Call Trivia

Come play some fun and challenging free bar trivia, every Thursday.

Rivershore Bar  
The Magician

Directed by Ingmar BergmanSweden, 1958, 101 mins., SwedishWhen a 19th-century traveling medicine show makes its way into town, the locals subject its...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Oregon Music Festival 2018

Oregon Music Festival is a composer-focused international festival of classical music located in Portland, Oregon. An annual event, the festival focuses on...

First Baptist Church  
CMNW: Passion for Bach and Coltrane

Presented by Chamber Music Northwest (CMNW). Anchored by the poetry of A. B. Spellman, composer Jeff Scott’s Passion for Bach and Coltrane references two...

Kaul Auditorium  
Free Trivia Night

Come out and play some free Last Call Trivia with your friends.

Ringo's Bar & Grill  
Latin Thursdays at Jones: 305 to 503

Every Thursday is Latin Night at Jones Bar in downtown Portland. Doors open at 8 p.m. for $4 well drinks (happy hour 8-9 p.m.) and a free beginner's Bachata...

Jones Bar  

Thursday, July 5

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