Events

Sunday, January 27

 Barley, Barrels, Bottles, & Brews: 200 Years of Oregon Beer

This exhibition at the Oregon Historical Society looks at Oregon's last 200 years of history of beer, connecting moments from history like the Lewis and...

Oregon Historical Society  
 Beyond the Gate: A Tale of Portland's Historic Chinatowns

Using rare and seldom-seen objects like Chinese opera costumes as well as theatrical sets, bilingual text, audiovisual media and interactive visitor...

Portland Chinatown Museum  
36th Reel Music Film Festival

Featuring a kaleidoscopic selection of genres, movements, labels, bands and solo artists, the 36th Reel Music film festival features the latest in music...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
APEX: Avantika Bawa

APEX presents a new body of work by Portland-based artist Avantika Bawa. Looking at a singular Portland architectural structure, she presents her ongoing...

Portland Art Museum  
CCNA: Not Fragile

Though often associated with delicacy, glass is forged through intense and violent forces—a meteorite impacting the earth, a nuclear bomb detonating or a...

Portland Art Museum  
Columbia River Gorge Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. Upon departure from downtown Portland, the Gateway to the Gorge is where the real beauty begins. From earth-shaking...

Director Park  
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...

Director Park  
Fertile Ground Festival

“Portland’s annual new works festival combines explorations in both music and dance. Some of the work is fully staged and ready for prime time. Other...

Multiple locations  
Fresh Paint: Andrea de la Vega and Damian Dawahare

"The Fresh Paint program is a partnership between Open Signal and RACC that invites a series of artists to create colorful, temporary murals on the prominent...

Open Signal, Portland Community Media Center  
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 Psychedelic

Portland served as a common West Coast stop for touring bands in the 1960s and 1970s, with a number of nationally known musicians playing shows in the Rose...

Oregon Historical Society  
Power of Protest: The Movement to Free Soviet Jews

"This exhibition looks at one of the civil rights victories during the 1960s: The work by activists in the U.S., the Soviet Union and Israel to allow Jews to...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
Studio Ghibli Film Retrospective

Over a period of nearly 30 years, Japan's Studio Ghibli established itself as perhaps the world's finest producer of animated motion pictures. With a...

Empirical Theater at OMSI  
The Discovery of King Tut

The Discovery of King Tut takes visitors on a once-in-a-lifetime expedition into the history of ancient Egypt to experience the treasures of Tutankhamun and...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
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...

Director Park  
Aerialympics

The Aerialympics is the largest aerial and pole competition in the United States. The two-day event includes beginner, intermediate, advanced and all-star...

Winningstad Theatre  
International Cat Show Portland

This is one of the largest feline events in the region, and the show is hosting hundreds of cats that will be vying for awards and recognition. International...

Portland Expo Center  
The Habitual and The Novel: Magic

Join the Ford Gallery for a night of poetry, art, food and drink as Ellen Petruzzella and Lindsay Martin show their work in the exhibition: The Habitual and...

Ford Gallery  
2019 Portland International Auto Show

The latest in car design and technology returns to the Oregon Convention Center. Don’t miss the 2019 Portland International Auto Show for your chance to see,...

Oregon Convention Center, Exhibit Halls A-A1-B-C-D-E  
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  
Art at Lan Su: Gabe Babcock & Don Jacobson

See new work by artists Gabe Babcock and Don Jacobson on display in Lan Su Chinese Garden’s pavilions through January, 2019. Lan Su hosts artists each...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross

“I buried my negatives in the ground in order that there should be some record of our tragedy.” — Henryk Ross Together, Memory Unearthed at the Portland Art...

Portland Art Museum  
Modern American Realism: Highlights from the Smithsonian's Sara Roby Foundation Collection

"This is a blockbuster of a show featuring a who's-who of post-World War II American representational painting. Big names like Edward Hopper, Louise...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
Progressive Lunch: Three Wineries, One Lunch

Tired of the same old brunch? Your Sunday brunch just got a whole lot better. J Wrigley, Yamhill Valley Vineyards and Youngberg Hill have teamed together as...

Youngberg Hill  
Submarine Tech Tour

OMSI offers a Guided Tech Tour on the second and fourth Sunday of every month. This special tour guided by an actual submarine veteran is for those who would...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
The Great Train Show

The Great Train Show is the nation's only coast-to-coast model train show. The show fills two buildings and is designed for the general public, modelers,...

Portland Expo Center  
These Beers Are Made For Walkin' Tours

This tour is a great way to experience Portland's beer scene on foot, and great for small groups or families traveling with kids. Check out the history and...

Deschutes Brewing  
Art Museum Family Tour: What's Missing Here?

Explore the museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance.

Portland Art Museum  
Girls Gone Mild: A Stand Up Comedy Waffle Brunch

Join the brunching elite for mimosas, waffles and stand-up comedy from some of the smartest and most gorgeous comedians in the world. Featuring the stand-up...

Siren Theater  
Local Pairings with Chef in Residence Paul Losch of Ruddick/Wood

Join Alloro Vineyard every weekend in January for Local Pairings: "Chef in Residence” featuring Paul Losch of Ruddick/Wood! For this monthly program,...

Alloro Vineyard  
MochiTsuki

Mochitsuki is Portland’s annual Japanese New Year celebration and has been a premier event in the local community since 1996. Mochitsuki Portland is a...

Portland State University  
Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Rock Experience

Presented by Oregon Children's Theatre. Based on the book Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed by Mo Willems. Script and lyrics by Mo Willems. Music by Deborah Wicks...

Newmark Theatre  
Portland Fine Print Fair

You are invited to attend the Portland Fine Print Fair, now in its sixth year in the historic Fields Ballroom. Peruse and purchase prints from 19 top dealers...

Portland Art Museum  
Ashley Miller: Sweet Things

Ashley Miller: Sweet Things Irina Rozovsky and Manjari Sharma: Talking Pictures The joint exhibition will be on view from January 3–February 3, 2019. First...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Irina Rozovsky and Manjari Sharma: Talking Pictures

Ashley Miller: Sweet Things Irina Rozovsky and Manjari Sharma: Talking Pictures The joint exhibition will be on view from January 3–February 3, 2019. First...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
NT Live: Julie

Wild and newly single, Julie throws a late night party. In the kitchen, Jean and Kristina clean up as the celebration heaves above them. Crossing the...

World Trade Center Portland  
School of Rock Portland: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater

Welcome to School of Rock Portland, where students learn to rock their worlds. School of Rock Portland has the best combination of instructors, instruments...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
The Last Journey of the Jews of Lodz

In conjunction with Memory Unearthed: The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross, at the Portland Art Museum. Together the two exhibitions will offer an...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, Main Gallery  
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...

Mt. Hood Brewing  
Mindfulness Series: Tea Leaf Reading for Beginners

What do you see in your cup? Come learn the noble art of divination by tea leaf reading in this fun and informative class. This centuries-old fortune telling...

The Jasmine Pearl  
Portland Jewish Book Celebration: Author Talk - The Book Smugglers

Join author David Fishman as he brings a gripping and compelling book to life with his recounting of how he came to learn about this story, illustrated by...

Portland State University, Smith Memorial Student Union, Browsing Lounge (Room 238)  
Guided Snowshoe Tours

Enjoy a wonderful afternoon away from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and join up for a tour through trees and meadows with a scenic view of frosty...

Mt. Hood Meadows  
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  
Buyer & Cellar

Buyer & Cellar 2pm, 7:30pm

"The premise is absurd. As this show readily admits, it couldn’t "possibly have happened with a person as famous, talented and litigious as Barbra...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Buyer & Cellar

Buyer & Cellar 2pm, 7:30pm

An outrageous comedy about the price of fame and the oddest of odd jobs. Alex, a struggling actor in Los Angeles, finds himself working in Barbra Streisand's...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Crystal Ballroom's 105th Birthday Free-For-All

The Crystal Ballroom will be flinging its doors open for this free all-ages birthday wing-ding. With the Crystal Hotel open, the birthday fun covers two city...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Dial M for Murder

Directed by David Sikking. By Frederick Knott. Professional tennis player Tony Wendice plans to have his socialite wife Margot murdered to inherit her...

Lakewood Center for the Arts, Headlee Mainstage  
Here On This Bridge: The –Ism Project

Here On This Bridge: The –Ism Project is a 70-minute full production comprised of six short monologues exploring the intersections of race, gender,...

Portland State University's Boiler Room Theatre, Lincoln Hall  
Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Rock Experience

Presented by Oregon Children's Theatre. Based on the book Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed by Mo Willems. Script and lyrics by Mo Willems. Music by Deborah Wicks...

Newmark Theatre  
Nunsense

Nunsense 2pm

Join the Little Sisters of Hoboken (well, what’s left of them, that is) for a hysterically haphazard variety show to raise emergency funds for the convent....

Broadway Rose New Stage  
Portland Mini Musical Festival

Join Live On Stage for Portland's own festival of all new musicals and check out six brand new 15-minute shows by local writers and composers. The festival...

Brunish Theatre  
School of Rock Portland: Kyuss vs. Queens of the Stone Age

Welcome to School of Rock Portland, where students learn to rock their worlds. School of Rock Portland has the best combination of instructors, instruments...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Schumann's Rhenish

Presented by Oregon Symphony. Beethoven’s First Symphony is exquisitely rooted in the Classical Viennese tradition. His later symphonies would directly...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
Sense & Sensibility

It’s getting difficult to tell whose career is on more of a roll lately: Jane Austen, whose 200-year-old novels just seem to keep growing in popularity, or...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
The Delays by Sara Jean Accuardi

By: Sara Jean Accuardi Directed by: Tamara Carroll Theatre Vertigo World Premiere January 24-February 23, 2019 Thursday-Saturdays 7:30 p.m. Sundays 2...

Shoebox Theater  
Who Will Write Our History

In November 1940, days after the Nazis sealed 450,000 Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto, a secret band of journalists, scholars and community leaders decided to...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Art Museum Public Tour: Modern American Realism

Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Presented in conjunction with the...

Portland Art Museum  
Delgani String Quartet Presents: Musical Icons

Join the Delgani String Quartet as they continue their subscription series with a concert of musical icons, featuring works from the world’s most celebrated...

The Old Church Concert Hall  
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  
NT Live: The Madness of George III

It’s 1786 and King George III is the most powerful man in the world. But his behavior is becoming increasingly erratic as he succumbs to fits of lunacy. With...

World Trade Center Portland  
Overjoyed! Transpose & Key of Q in Concert

Come celebrate a new year with the Transpose community choir and Key of Q a cappella group as they search for and celebrate the joy in their lives. Join them...

Bridgeport UCC  
Brewvana Holiday Dinner Tour

Join up for an epic holiday adventure: a dinner party tour visiting three locations for an evening of beer, dinner, chocolate and holiday fun. Stop 1: Beer...

Pickup/ drop- off locations will be customized  
A Doll's House Part 2

"Henrik Ibsen’s groundbreaking 1879 social drama A Doll’s House leaves its heroine, Norwegian housewife Nora Helmer on the precipice of a highly uncertain...

Artists Repertory Theatre  
Buyer & Cellar

An outrageous comedy about the price of fame and the oddest of odd jobs. Alex, a struggling actor in Los Angeles, finds himself working in Barbra Streisand's...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Buyer & Cellar

"The premise is absurd. As this show readily admits, it couldn’t "possibly have happened with a person as famous, talented and litigious as Barbra...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Teenage Dick

Teenage Dick 7:30pm

"Shakespeare’s ferocious Richard III is a story of of naked ambition, of ruthlessness and cunning; a grand chess match of manipulation and back stabbing....

Artists Repertory Theatre  
Soft Machine + Moraine

Soft Machine were never a commercial enterprise and indeed, they still remain unknown even to many listeners who came of age during the late '60s and early...

Alberta Rose Theatre  

Sunday, January 27

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