Events

Saturday, February 23

 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  
APEX: Steven Young Lee

Taking inspiration from two significant works from the Museum’s Korean collection of 19th-century Joseon dynasty art, Steven Young Lee reconsiders these...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
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  
Center for Contemporary Art: 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  
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  
Dream|Logic

Prepare to be transported into a world parallel to our own, the world of Dream|Logic. A world of strange creatures and machines where the rules of our own...

Alberta Abbey  
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  
Mickalene Thomas: Do I Look Like a Lady? (Comedians and Singers)

The Portland Art Museum is pleased to present the recently acquired video installation Do I Look Like a Lady? (Comedians and Singers) by internationally...

Portland Art Museum  
Oregon Short Film Festival

The fourth Oregon Short Film Festival has expanded from two to three days to give more filmmakers an opportunity to screen. There will be 175 films screening...

Fifth Avenue Cinema  
PDX Jazz Festival

The PDX Jazz Festival arrives each and every February to recognize Black History Month, and to remind Portlanders and our many out-of-town guests what a rich...

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  
Shop Away Your Winter Blues

Head to Woodburn Premium Outlets to shop away your winter blues and take advantage of seasonal sales at your favorite brands. Enjoy savings of up to 65% at...

Woodburn Premium Outlets  
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  
The Science Behind Pixar

What happens before an animated film reaches the big screen? The Science Behind Pixar is your chance to experience the science, technology, engineering, art...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
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  
ValenTango

Going into its 22nd year, Portland's legendary dance event, ValenTango, is the largest and longest running tango festival in North America. From Feb. 20-26,...

DoubleTree by Hilton  
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  
Portland Golf Show 2019

The longest-running and most successful golf show on the West Coast returns to the Oregon Convention Center. The Portland Golf Show features the lowest...

Oregon Convention Center, Hall D  
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  
2019 Wizard World Portland

Aquaman headliner Jason Momoa, Supergirl Melissa Benoist and nine Buffy the Vampire Slayer stars including Alyson Hannigan, Alexis Denisof, James Marsters,...

Oregon Convention Center  
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  
Joy Morsels

Sculptural vessels and landscapes from Nick Weddell.

Eutectic Gallery  
Lab Experience: Soap Making

Make soap from scratch to take home while learning about the awesome chemistry of soap molecules. Participants must wear clothing that completely covers...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
Maker Workshops: Bitters Making Workshop

Bitters demystified: Learn how to make and use bitters in this hands-on workshop. This class will cover the history and science of bitters as well as basic...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry), Parker Room  
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  
Multiple Acts Playwriting Class with Matthew B. Zrebski

Instructor: Matthew B. Zrebski Great plays need to strike hard, fast and powerfully, never letting an audience off the hook. Exploring multi-act formats,...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
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  
February Local Pairings

Join Alloro Vineyards in the Tasting Room during final weekend of the month for the Local Pairings event. With this monthly program, Alloro's vinemaker...

Alloro Vineyard  
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  
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  
Mindfulness Series: Seasonal Ayurvedic Foods and Teas

Discover your Dosha and the teas best for you. Come learn the ancient secrets of Ayurveda in the Jasmine Pearl Tea House. Are you ready for a seasonal...

The Jasmine Pearl  
5th Annual Brewstillery Festival

Breweries and Distilleries are teaming up to create the perfect pairings. Each pairing will consist of a 4oz beer pour and a 1/4 oz spirit taste. Only like...

Stormbreaker Brewing  
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  
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  
​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  
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  
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  
Meet A Scientist

Current science gets up close and personal at Meet A Scientist. This program, held on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month, features local scientists...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
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  
Anicca (Impermanence): A Dance Performance

Returning to stage after eight years of absence as a performer, Minh Tran is creating a new work for his company titled Anicca/Impermanence, which will be...

Reed College, Performing Arts Building - Massee Performance Lab  
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  
Maker Workshops: Bitters Making Workshop

Bitters demystified: Learn how to make and use bitters in this hands-on workshop. This class will cover the history and science of bitters as well as basic...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry), Parker Room  
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  
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: Collection Highlights

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

Portland Art Museum  
Toyota Learn to Ski and Ride Saturday Evenings

In celebration of winter sports, Toyota presents learn to ride nights on selected Saturday nights (January 26 through March 9, excluding February 16, 2019)....

Mt. Hood Meadows  
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  
Natalia Smirnova

Presented by the 2019 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival. Natalia Smirnova is a piano player, singer, composer, arranger and band leader. Her eccentric manner of...

Classic Pianos  
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  
Eighth Annual Prohibition Party

Circa 33 is proud to host its eighth annual Prohibition Party. Celebrate the era of prohibition with craft cocktails, live music, speakeasy gin-joint...

Circa 33  
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  
And That's Why We Drink

Murder and the paranormal finally meet! Join Em and Christine for a wine-filled evening of bone-chilling ghost stories and terrifying true crime stories. The...

Aladdin Theater  
Anicca (Impermanence): A Dance Performance

Returning to stage after eight years of absence as a performer, Minh Tran is creating a new work for his company titled Anicca/Impermanence, which will be...

Reed College, Performing Arts Building - Massee Performance Lab  
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  
Patrice Rushen Trio

With special guest Ernie Watts and Steppin' Into Tomorrow - Farnell Newton Plays Donald Byrd.

Revolution Hall  
Patrice Rushen Trio with special guests Ernie Watts and Farnell Newton

Multi-Grammy nominated artist Patrice Rushen is fashioning her career after the legacy of her long-time friend and mentor, Quincy Jones. Composer, producer,...

Revolution Hall  
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  
An Evening of Improv Comedy with Brainwaves and Gladys Kravitz

Bridge City Improv is proud to bring two fantastic ensembles to the Chapel Theatre in Milwaukie. Brainwaves will present its new format “Next Door,” which...

Chapel 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  
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  
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  
Rachmaninoff’s Second Piano Concerto

Presented by Oregon Symphony. Since its premiere, Rachmaninoff’s showpiece has thrilled audiences with resplendent bravura and a melody so enduring that even...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
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  
Tiny Beautiful Things

A celebration of the simple beauty of being human, this funny and deeply touching exploration of resilience is based on Cheryl Strayed’s (Wild) journey as...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Ave Maria

Ave Maria 8pm

Cappella Romana presents Ave Maria, a concert of soaring Renaissance music led by Blake Applegate, conductor of Cantores in Ecclesia and a director of The...

St. Mary's Cathedral  
Left of Center

Presented for two nights only at the beautiful Alberta Rose Theatre, Left of Center combines aerial arts and dance to weave a fantastical tale suspended...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
5 Guys Named Moe

With lyrics like "Who's the greatest band around?" and "Who makes the cats jump up and down?," 5 Guys Named Moe was originally named after the 1943 hit song...

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill  
Caroline Rose

Casually irreverent power pop from an indie sensation. With: Superet, Ings.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Daniel Romano

Finally Free marks Daniel Romano’s eighth long-playing album in the last eight years. He has had what understatedly would be considered a prolific output of...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Teenage Fanclub

Teenage Fanclub are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in Bellshill in 1989. With: The Love Language.

Wonder Ballroom  
Becky with the Good Jokes

Becky with the Good Jokes returns to the Funhouse Lounge stage! Spectacular comedians. Good news. Prizes. Late night show - style video bits. A confetti...

Funhouse Lounge  

Saturday, February 23

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