Events

Sunday, July 8

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  
Food, Fashion, and Capital Punishment: Julie Green

"Julie Green’s second solo show at Upfor consists of a recent series of paintings on gessoed Chinet plates. Inspired by the artist’s collection of European...

Upfor 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...

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  
Portland Craft Beer Festival

The Portland Craft Beer Festival (PCBF) is an annual opportunity for the legal-drinking-aged public to taste a substantial representation of beers...

The Fields Park  
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  
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  
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  
GEAR Con 2018:  The Great War

The Gaslamp-Fantastic Explorers, Adventurers & Romantics Conviviality (GEAR Con) is Oregon's largest steampunk gathering: an arts & music festival,...

University Place Hotel  
Lents International Farmers Market

Friends of Zenger Farm is hosting another year of Lent's Community Market. The farmers market features fresh and affordable produce grown by members of the...

SE 92nd and Reedway between Foster and Harold  
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  
CMNW: Violin Masterclass w/ Melissa White

Presented by Chamber Music Northwest (CMNW). Join Harlem Quartet violinist Melissa White for a masterclass with some of the Northwest’s brightest...

Lincoln Recital Hall  
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  
Lunch In The Vineyard

One of Adelsheim's most beloved events of the year. Enjoy Oregon’s best weather while dining among the vines.

Adelsheim Vineyard  
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  
Bead Faire

Bead Faire 12pm

The Bead Faire returns to Portland with more than 70 bead exhibitors, along with displays and demonstrations by Portland Bead Society. Admission is $7 for...

Oregon Convention Center, Exhibit Hall E  
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  
Chado: Japanese Tea Ceremony Demonstration

Have you ever wanted to learn about Chado: the Japanese tea Ceremony? Join Margie Yap, Founder of the Issoan Tea School for a live demonstration of this...

The Jasmine Pearl  
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  
Alpenrose Dairyville

Oregon’s oldest family-owned dairy is celebrating summer with the opening of Dairyville. Visitors can explore the Western-themed town which includes a...

Alpenrose Dairy  
MetroDemic Trivia Hunt

Downtown Portland is being ravaged by a nasty epidemic that only your small team can stop! In this outdoor game, you’ll have 90 minutes to save as many souls...

Director Park  
Mississippi Avenue Food & Drink Tour

Join Portland's oldest food tour company, Forktown, to check out Mississippi Avenue. This historic Portland neighborhood is artsy, eclectic and has loads of...

Mee Sen Thai Eatery  
Shibori & Indigo Dye Workshop

Get ready to get blue! In this hands-on workshop, you will learn the basics of shibori-inspired folding and binding techniques to create beautiful patterns...

Shout House  
Text and Texture: Group Show

Oregon Society of Artists presents Text and Texture, a group show in collaboration with Portland Calligraphy Society. Artists' work from both organizations...

Oregon Society of Artists  
Urban Yoga Hike PDX

Meet at the base of Mount Tabor Park, Portland's favorite outdoor destination, for a guided hike to the top of this dormant volcanic vent. The hike will be...

Mount Tabor Park  
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  
Chess

Chess 2pm

Directed by John Oules. Musical direction by Darcy White. Music by Benny Andersson & Bjorn Ulvaeus. Lyrics by Tim Rice. Book by Richard Nelson. The ancient...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Headlee Mainstage  
Portland Opera's La Cenerentola Preview

Join up for a special preview of Portland Opera’s upcoming production of Rossini’s La Cenerentola. This 50-minute program is hosted by Chorus Master &...

Multnomah County Central Library  
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  
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  
CMNW: Sounds from 20th Century America

Presented by Chamber Music Northwest (CMNW). Explore a broad range of sounds and experiences of the 20th century in America. From a CMNW-commissioned...

Lincoln Performance Hall  
Sawdust and Tinsel

Directed by Ingmar BergmanSweden, 1953, 92 mins., Swedish“Bergman presents the battle of the sexes as a ramshackle, grotesque carnival in one of the late...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
The Silence

Directed by Ingmar BergmanSweden, 1963, 95 mins., Swedish“The third film in his ‘Faith Trilogy,’ The Silence offers a sexually frank depiction of two...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  

Sunday, July 8

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