Events

Saturday, February 16

 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  
Black History Festival NW

The Black History Festival NW is an extension of World Stage Theatre’s consistent work around educating diverse communities about Black History. The festival...

Multiple locations  
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  
Cascade Festival of African Films

The Cascade Festival of African Films returns each year to present a variety of feature and documentary films from the African continent. The majority of...

PCC Cascade Campus & Hollywood Theatre  
Cinderella

"Created by the British choreographer Ben Stevenson in 1970, this lush fairytale ballet was added to the Oregon Ballet Theatre repertoire in 2015. A...

Keller Auditorium  
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  
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  
Ice & Stone: Suiseki Viewing Stones from the Huntington & Hokkaido Photographs by Michael Kenna

Suiseki (水石) is the Japanese art of stone appreciation. From ancient times, people in Japan have found beauty in rocks and cherished them for their unique...

Portland Japanese Garden  
Jinhyun Cha: Post-Border Line

"Jinhyun Cha is a Korean documentary photographer, whose work examines social and political issues on the Korean peninsula, divided by a hard border, 155...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Listen Up Festival

Live podcast shows on everything from true crime, beer, cannabis, food, sports and culture—all from iconic Portland locations. Listen Up Festival brings you...

Various Venues  
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  
The Map Is Not The Territory

The Map Is Not The Territory is part of a triennial series featuring regional artists exploring place and boundaries. This inaugural exhibition focuses along...

Portland Art Museum  
Three Masters of Abstraction: Hagiwara Hideo, Ida Shōichi, Takahashi Rikio

This exhibition presents nearly 50 prints by three Japanese artists who rose to international prominence in the decades following World War II. All of them...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
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  
Brewvana's Coffee, Beer & Donuts Tour

Although Seattle comes in first when it comes to coffee culture, Portland has learned a lot from its neighbors and comes in close second. Brewvana has an...

Various locations  
Art at Lan Su: Lynn Rosskamp, Rachel Austin, Scott Fitzwater & Kristine Karnezis

See new work by artists Lynn Rosskamp, Rachel Austin, Scott Fitzwater and Kristine Karnezis on display in Lan Su Chinese Garden’s pavilions in February and...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Breathe In, Breathe Out

New Assemblages from Andrew Casto. Opening reception Friday, February 1, 6-9 p.m., featuring custom cocktails from Double Dragon co-owner Daniel Casto....

Eutectic Gallery  
Changing Landscapes: The 100-Year History of the Pittock Mansion Estate

Pittock Mansion has experienced some dramatic changes over the course of its history, and the same is true for the grounds surrounding the historic home....

Pittock Mansion  
Chinese New Year

Celebrate Chinese New Year, the most colorful and joyous of all Chinese festivals during Lan Su Chinese Garden's two-week celebration featuring lion dances,...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Fondue of You

Bring your sweetie, bring yourself, bring your friends because Youngberg Hill is Fondue of You. Join up for a wine tasting and fondue dipping. Enjoy a...

Youngberg Hill  
Joy Morsels

Sculptural vessels and landscapes from Nick Weddell.

Eutectic Gallery  
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  
Whoop It Up!: Kidfest & Sportsfest

Two great shows for the price of one - KidsFest and SportsFest combine to produce the Northwest's largest family expo.

Portland Expo Center  
Brewvana: Fort George Festival Of Dark Arts 2019

Join up for the largest selection of specialty stouts in the Northwest, with over 60 unique and rare varieties at the Festival of Dark Arts. While sipping on...

DoubleTree by Hilton  
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  
Meet The Makers: Gallery Members Exhibit

A group exhibit by Waterstone Gallery member artists. Preview Reception: Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 5:30-8 p.m. First Thursday Reception: Feb. 7 from 5:30-8...

Waterstone Gallery  
Rebecca Reeve: Sun Breathing

"British artist Rebecca Reeve's first solo exhibition at Upfor features landscape photographs in which Reeve has painted on areas or sections of the site...

Upfor Gallery  
STEM Saturday – How Do Sharks Swim?

Build a joystick to survey how sharks swim Use the very latest technology to survey sharks at this month’s free STEM Saturday workshop. Participants build a...

Microsoft Store- Pioneer Place  
Saturday Seminar: Drink Pink

Rosé is a fun, easy drinking wine that pairs well with casual get-togethers, hanging out by the pool or beach and just about any barbecue. But did you know...

Adelsheim Vineyard  
The Starlings Present: Dinosaurs!

What does a Brachiosaurus eat for breakfast? How fast can a T-Rex run? With Northwest Children Theater (NWCT) puppet troupe The Starlings as your guides,...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
Zwickelmania

Beer lovers rejoice! Zwickelmania is back for its 11th year. This is the one day a year when Portland breweries big and small open their doors to casual and...

Multiple locations  
Classical Oriental Dance Workshop w/Ahmed Hussien

Get ready to dance with Egyptian Dance Master Ahmed Hussien for the third year in a row. In this mini-intensive belly dance workshop, Ahmed will teach...

Vitalidad Movement Arts Center  
Chip Thomas: Messages from the Underworld

With Jinhyun Cha: Post-Border Line. Exhibition dates: February 7–March 3, 2019. First Thursday opening reception: February 7, 6-9 p.m. Panel Discussion and...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Distillery Row Manhattan Cocktail Crawl

The eight craft distilleries known as Distillery Row plus three from the Northwest Distiller’s District are dedicating their monthly Cocktail Crawl to the...

House Spirits Distillery  
House Museums: Quilts, Valentine's, 1915 Jail

The Heslin and Zimmerman House museums are open the third Saturday of every month, including February 16. These homes were built in 1893 and 1874...

Zimmerman House  
Jayna Conkey: Withdrawn

Nevada-based artist Jayna Conkey's photographic series Withdrawn documents mutilated library books from around the country, transforming their pages into...

Roll-Up Gallery  
Jinhyun Cha: Post-Border Line

With Chip Thomas: Messages from the Underworld. Exhibition dates: February 7–March 3, 2019. First Thursday opening reception: February 7, 6-9 p.m. Artist...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
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  
Wine & Chocolate Pairing

Join up for a weekend of wine and chocolate pairing. Peggy's Handmade Chocolates will be at the English Estate Winery, selling her amazing chocolate...

English Estate Winery  
​Human Nature -  2019 C3: Papermaking Residency Exhibition

​Human Nature ​presents work from 2018 c3:Papermaking Residency artists Yoonhee Choi, Elisabeth Horan, Michael Namkung and Collin Richard. Culminating from...

c3:initiative  
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  
Portland Art Museum Public Tour: Seeing Science in Art

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

Portland Art Museum  
Mindfulness Series: Aphrodisiac Teas

Can a cup of tea qualify as foreplay? Yes, yes, yes! In this class, you will explore tea ingredients that nourish and nurture sensuality, connection and a...

The Jasmine Pearl  
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  
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, 7:30pm

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  
Promises, Promises - Lost Treasure Collection

Curated by Ron Daum. Music by Burt Bacharach. Lyrics by Hal David. Book by Neil Simon. Chuck Baxter, an ambitious junior executive at an insurance company,...

Lakewood Center for the Arts  
The Starlings Present: Dinosaurs!

What does a Brachiosaurus eat for breakfast? How fast can a T-Rex run? With Northwest Children Theater (NWCT) puppet troupe The Starlings as your guides,...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
Art Museum Public Tour: Memory Unearthed

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  
Brewvana's Beers & Barrels Tour

The combination of beer and whiskey is a match made in heaven. Beer and whiskey are surprisingly similar in ingredients and process. In fact, you have to...

Various locations  
Men Are From Mars - Women Are From Venus Live!

The Off-Broadway hit comedy Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!, is a one-man fusion of theater and stand-up, a light-hearted theatrical comedy...

Winningstad Theatre  
Yo, Is This Racist?

Andrew Ti, Tawny Newsome and their guests answer questions from fan-submitted voicemails and emails about whether or not something is, in fact, racist.

Revolution Hall  
Marry Me Wedding Night Market

Marry Me Wedding Night Market is a creative wedding planning experience that combines Portland's cultured food scene, fashion, music and the areas best...

Portland Expo Center  
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  
The Last Artful, Dodger (21+ Late Show)

Sometimes in life, you come across a voice so present and singular in its tone that it makes your entire world stop for a moment and all the hairs on your...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
The Last Artful, Dodger (All Ages Early Show)

Sometimes in life, you come across a voice so present and singular in its tone that it makes your entire world stop for a moment and all the hairs on your...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
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  
Mortified Portland

Hailed a "cultural phenomenon" by Newsweek and celebrated by This American Life, The Today Show, The Onion AV Club, Entertainment Weekly and beyond,...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Dinner Show

America’s largest interactive comedy murder mystery dinner show is now playing at the Courtyard Portland Downtown/Convention Center. At The Dinner Detective,...

Courtyard Marriott  
Winterhawks vs. Rebels

The Portland Winterhawks play against the Red Deer Rebels.

Moda Center  
Lantern Viewing Evenings

Traditional lantern viewings close out Chinese New Year festivities at Lan Su Chinese Garden, when the garden glows with hanging red lanterns illuminating...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
Bunny

Bunny 7pm

Prismagic's international show is coming to Salem, Oregon. It has been performed throughout the years by Petra and Frank, who recently went and performed in...

Grand Theater  
Promises, Promises - Lost Treasure Collection

Curated by Ron Daum. Music by Burt Bacharach. Lyrics by Hal David. Book by Neil Simon. Chuck Baxter, an ambitious junior executive at an insurance company,...

Lakewood Center for the Arts  
The Doughboys

The podcast about chain restaurants: Comedians Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger review fast food/sit-down chains and generally argue about food/everything.

Revolution Hall  
Valentine's Dinner Cruises With Live Music

This romantic evening includes your cruise on the Willamette River with spectacular views of the Portland skyline and a delicious four-course meal. Show your...

Portland Spirit Cruises  
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

"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

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  
Four Last Things

Corrib Theatre presents Four Last Things by Lisa Tierney-Keogh, directed by Gemma Whelan. Jane is dropping out of college, out of life. She is stuck on her...

New Expressive Works  
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in Concert

Presented by Oregon Symphony. Relive the magic of your favorite wizard in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in Concert. Based on the third installment...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
I'll Eat You Last

Starring Helen Raptis. Some have asked what the show I'll Eat You Last is about ... well, in 1981, Sue Mengers' husband Jean-Claude Tramont was directing...

Sanctuary at Sandy Plaza  
Jesus Christ Superstar

What’s the buzz? The first musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice to be produced for the professional stage, Jesus Christ Superstar has wowed audiences...

Brunish Theatre  
Nunsense

Nunsense 7:30pm

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  
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  
Appetite for Deception (Guns N' Roses Tribute) & Unchained (Van Halen Tribute)

As seen on season 4 of AXS TV's World's Greatest Tribute Bands, Appetite For Deception is the world's most authetic Guns n' Roses tribute band. It’s that...

Aladdin Theater  
Beats Antique

Growing like wildfire under the canopy of live electonica and world roots music comes a masterful merge of modern technology, live instrumentation and...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Men Are From Mars - Women Are From Venus Live!

The Off-Broadway hit comedy Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!, is a one-man fusion of theater and stand-up, a light-hearted theatrical comedy...

Winningstad Theatre  
The Motet with John Medeski's Mad Skillet

Music and escapism go hand-in-hand. A concert or an album can unlock another world, if you let it. The Motet respect and revere this time-honored phenomenon....

Roseland Theater  
Boogie T.rio

In his late teens, Brock Thornton had formed multiple bands and was a regular performer at local New Orleans music venues. It was around this time he first...

Wonder Ballroom  
Head For The Hills

Head for the Hills prides itself on defying expectation, turning neophytes into converts and genre purists exploratory listeners. Remaining true to the roots...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Mortified Portland

Hailed a "cultural phenomenon" by Newsweek and celebrated by This American Life, The Today Show, The Onion AV Club, Entertainment Weekly and beyond,...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
The Skivvies: 2 Heart 2 Handle

Buyer & Cellar star Nick Cearley and Broadway's Lauren Molina bring their wildly fun "undie-rock" duo, The Skivvies, to Portland. The New York Times calls...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  

Saturday, February 16

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