Events

Saturday, February 9

 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  
2019 Winter Light Festival Cruises

The Fourth Annual Portland Winter Light Festival is a city-wide event showcasing illuminated art installations, vibrant performances and stunning kinetic...

Downtown Portland docks  
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  
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  
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  
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  
Portland Winter Light Festival

The Portland Winter Light Festival is an outdoor event that celebrates winter and community through illuminated art installations, vibrant performances,...

Various locations  
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  
The One Moto Show

You are cordially invited to share one of the finest weekends of the year come February with some of the nation's most exceptional motorcycle builders,...

900 N. Columbia Blvd., Portland, OR 97217  
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  
Woodburn Premium Outlets Celebrates Lunar New Year

In celebration of the Chinese New Year, shoppers are invited to visit the Mall Management Office, located on the upper level near Levi's Outlet Store, for...

Woodburn Premium Outlets  
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  
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  
Pacific Northwest Sportsmen's Show

The Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show, presented by Leupold, is the largest sportsmen’s show west of the Mississippi and second largest in the country. The...

Portland Expo Center  
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  
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  
Eighth Annual Valentine's Wine Tasting Loop

Visit Alloro Vineyard during the Eighth Annual Valentine’s Wine Tasting Loop for a special flight showcasing side-by-side vintages of ‘Riservata’ pinot noir....

Alloro Vineyard  
Lunar New Year Dragon Dance Parade

Usher in the Year of the Pig in Downtown Portland! Drummers, dancing lions and a 100-foot dragon will parade from the Portland Chinatown Museum, through...

Portland Chinatown Museum  
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  
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: Mindfulness in the Museum

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

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  
20th Annual Portland Clowns Without Borders Benefit Show

The 20th Annual Clowns Without Borders (CWB) Benefit Show will feature its most powerhouse circus, comedy and variety line-up yet. A second performance has...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
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  
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  
PJ Masks Save The Day: Live!

PJ Masks Live! is back with an all new super-heroic, live musical show, featuring the heroic trio from your favorite series. Watch Catboy, Owlette and Gekko...

Keller Auditorium  
SOLO Fest 2019

SOLO Fest 2019 2pm, 7:30pm

SOLO Fest showcases stories, performers and artists who are not typically seen on stages in Washington County — people and experiences that have either been...

Vault Theater & Event Space  
Sense & Sensibility

Sense & Sensibility 2pm, 7:30pm

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 Cutting Room

The Cutting Room 2pm, 7:30pm

"A playful, loving tribute to the wide world of cinema, this program -- first staged in 2012 -- provides a strong dose of the wit, inventiveness and...

BodyVox Dance Center  
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  
Valentine Tea for Two

Valentine Tea for Two 2pm, 3:30pm

Join Pix for a special Valentine tea service for two, consisting of 20 sweet and savory bite sized treats, two pots of Townshend’s tea and two glass of...

Pix Patisserie  
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  
Silencio Blanco: Pescador (Fisherman)

Educational Outreach Programming presented in collaboration with Young Audiences Inc. “…these young creators take another step along the silent and...

Imago Theatre  
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  
Valentine Tea for Two

Join Pix for a special Valentine tea service for two, consisting of 20 sweet and savory bite sized treats, two pots of Townshend’s tea and two glass of...

Pix Patisserie  
Crossing Borders III

Crossing Borders is a celebration of world cultures through the universal language of music - featured this year: Ireland, Trinidad and Venezuela. Leading...

PSU Lincoln Performance Hall  
The 2019 Fly Fishing Film Tour

The original and preeminent exhibition of fly fishing cinema, The Fly Fishing Film Tour (F3T) is a one-of-a-kind experience. Each year, anglers of all ages...

Aladdin Theater  
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 Wedding of Box Wine Boyfriend

Benefiting the American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon, Michael James Schneider and his boyfriend-he-made-out-of-boxes-of-wine request your presence for the...

Hi-Lo Hotel  
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  
OMSI After Dark: Promsi

Tease your hair to the heavens, take an awkward photo booth picture with your date and make a toast with a glass of pre-spiked punch at Prom-si After Dark!...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
Be Mine: Chocolate & Wine

A wonderful prelude to Valentine's day, surprise your partner (BFF, family member or other loved one) with an educational flight featuring five gourmet...

Cerulean Wine Bar  
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  
Nehalem Winterfest

Back by popular demand, Nehalem Winterfest returns for a second year with a weekend full of music to fight the winter blues. Three celebrated acts from...

North County Recreation District  
Ombra Musici: Violinist Tomas Cotik Plays Bach

In the frame of the Portland Winter Light Festival 2019, the facade of the Portland State University (PSU) library will become a canvas for the projected...

Lincoln Recital 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  
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  
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  
Dvořák’s Eighth Symphony

Presented by Oregon Symphony. With its abundance of folk tunes and shimmering evocations of the Bohemian countryside, Dvořák’s bucolic Eighth Symphony...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
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  
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  
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  
Irish Tenor Emmet Cahill Live

Join Ireland’s most exciting young tenor Emmet Cahill as he embarks on his biggest solo tour to date and debuts his brand-new album of traditional Irish...

First Unitarian Church  
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  
Jim Malcolm

Jim Malcolm 7:30pm

A Second Saturday Community Concert. As both singer and songwriter, Jim Malcolm is one of the most distinctive voices in Scottish music, "one of the finest...

Winona Grange #271  
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  
SOLO Fest 2019

SOLO Fest showcases stories, performers and artists who are not typically seen on stages in Washington County — people and experiences that have either been...

Vault Theater & Event Space  
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 Cutting Room

"A playful, loving tribute to the wide world of cinema, this program -- first staged in 2012 -- provides a strong dose of the wit, inventiveness and...

BodyVox Dance Center  
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  
20th Annual Portland Clowns Without Borders Benefit Show

The 20th Annual Clowns Without Borders (CWB) Benefit Show will feature its most powerhouse circus, comedy and variety line-up yet. A second performance has...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Dark Star Orchestra (Night Two)

Performing to critical acclaim, celebrating over 21 years and over 2800 shows, Dark Star Orchestra continues the Grateful Dead concert experience. Their...

Roseland Theater  
Laughrodisiac Comedy Showcase

An evening of stand-up comedy, followed by dancing and play spaces. Hosted by Chris Smith and Ben Warren. Past comedians include Shane Mauss (appearances on...

Club Sanctuary  
Britnee Kellogg

Britnee Kellogg was three years old when she started singing, and she's never stopped. Her impressive career began at local fairs and talent shows--anything...

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill  
Come As You Are: '90s Dance Flashback

Dance to the songs of the '90s featuring music by Nirvana, Snoop Dog, T.L.C., Beastie Boys ... and so much more.

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Cover Your Hearts

Cover Your Hearts was launched in 2008 by local shoegazers Charmparticles as a way for local musicians to give back to their community: a night of guilty...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Drama

Drama 9pm

Drama is a dark and passionate musical collaboration between Na'el Shehade and Via Rosa. The Chicago-based duo are each established artists in their own...

Wonder Ballroom  
Vundabar

Vundabar 9pm

There's somewhat of a paradox inherent in Vundabar's songwriting - a conflicting sense of nostalgia contrasted with the realization that they couldn't sound...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Y La Bamba

Luz Elena Mendoza's story is one sung to her ancestors and humanity, exploring a faith that is greater than just religion, and a life of metamorphosis and...

Revolution Hall  

Saturday, February 9

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