Events

Thursday, March 14

 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  
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  
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  
JAM Art Show + Sale

March is Jewish Arts Month, but this show starts in late February. Enjoy a rotating exhibit in the Mittleman Jewish Community Center (MJCC) lobby. Members of...

Mittleman Jewish Community Center  
Mel Bochner: Enough Said

Mel Bochner (b.1940) consistently probes the conventions of painting and language. Bochner’s text-based works will be on view. From the Collections of...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, Main Gallery  
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  
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 Dining Month

Since 2009, food-loving Portland has dedicated an entire month to celebrating our acclaimed dining scene: Portland Dining Month. Each March, the city’s top...

Participating Restaurants  
Portland International Film Festival

Since 1977, the Portland International Film Festival has been the Northwest Film Center’s annual showcase of new world cinema. Over three weeks each winter,...

Multiple locations  
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  
Sun, Shadows, Stone: The Photography of Terry Toedtemeier

Lifelong Oregonian Terry Toedtemeier (1947 – 2008) was a dedicated photographer, photography teacher and the Portland Art Museum’s first curator of...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
Tradition and Change: Neveh Shalom Turns 150 Years

OJMCHE looks back at the determination, resilience and leadership that have brought Portland’s Conservative congregation through 150 years, preserving...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
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  
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  
As I Am: An Exhibition Celebrating Trans Identities

The opera As One tells the story of a transgender woman named Hannah and her journey into adulthood. To celebrate the Portland premiere of this critically...

Antoinette Hatfield Hall, Rotunda  
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  
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  
Pearl District Specialty Coffee Tour

Discover some of Portland’s most celebrated micro-roasters and specialty cafes in the upscale Pearl District and Northwest Portland’s Alphabet District....

La Perlita (Inside the Eco-Trust Building)  
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  
Albina Queens Photography Exhibit

Come out to celebrate those who claim, reclaim and/or disrupt traditional constructs of black femininity in its many forms. The images captured in this...

The Old Church Concert Hall  
Ronny Quevedo: Every Measure of Zero

Artist Ronny Quevedo uses a mix of traditional and found materials and employs a rigorous process for mark-making and embossing to create the works in this...

Upfor Gallery  
Barbara Kruger: From the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation

With Barbara Kruger: From the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation. Exhibition Dates: March 7–31, 2019 First Thursday opening...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Black Futures Month

White Gallery at Portland State University presents Black Futures Month, a mixed-media group exhibition curated by Safiyah Maurice. Featured artists: Alisa...

Littman and White Galleries  
Natalie Krick: Natural Deceptions

With Barbara Kruger: From the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation. Exhibition Dates: March 7–31, 2019 First Thursday opening...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Tiny Beautiful Things

Tiny Beautiful Things 12pm, 7:30pm

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  
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  
Art Museum Public Tour: Native American Art

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

Portland Art Museum  
Downtown Portland Food & Drink Tour

Join Portland's oldest food tour company Forktown on a stroll through Portland's vibrant downtown. Tours make five delicious stops to eat and drink, with...

Exact meeting location confirmed at time of ticket purchase  
Hotel by the River

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Hong Sang-soo. South Korea. In Korean with English subtitles. While Hong’s...

Cinema 21  
The Waldheim Waltz

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Ruth Beckermann. Austria. Kurt Waldheim, one of Austria’s most notorious and...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
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  
First Night Nerves

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Stanley Kwan. Hong Kong/China. Hong Kong’s Stanley Kwan returns to the...

Cinema 21  
The Grande Bizarre

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Jodie Mack. United States. In English. Mack’s hypnotic travelogue takes her...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Theatre of War

Directed by Lola Arias. Argentina, Spain, Germany. In English, Spanish with English subtitles. Today, the Falklands War of 1982 lives on in the collective...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
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  
Last Call Trivia

Come play some fun and challenging free bar trivia, every Thursday.

Rivershore Bar  
Mountainfilm On Tour

Portland Mountain Rescue hosts Mountainfilm on Tour. Enjoy an epic evening watching humorous, exciting and inspirational documentary films while getting in...

Revolution Hall  
Amateurs

Amateurs 7:30pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Gabriela Pichler. Sweden. In Swedish, English, Arabic, Kurdish, Bosnian, Tamil...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
Cirque du Soleil: Corteo

Corteo, the latest and most enchanting Cirque du Soleil’s arena production is now touring in North America. This unique production, directed by Daniele Finzi...

Moda Center  
Dear Diary

Dear Diary 7:30pm

Le Why Not Productions presents: Dear Diary. The secrets crushes, the hidden grudges, the triumphs and the horrors: #DearDiaryPDX takes the writing you vowed...

Kickstand Comedy  
Leonard Cohen Is Dead

Crime is acceptable and dead singers lead the world. Physical, explosive and with the mania of a Richard Foreman wild universe, Jerry Mouawad's newest...

Imago Theatre  
Taking Steps

Taking Steps 7:30pm

Directed by Brenda Hubbard. By Alan Ayckbourn. Elizabeth, a former dancer, will do anything to escape her overbearing husband, Roland, who is poised to buy...

Lakewood Center for the Arts  
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime

Based on the bestselling novel, this play is the story of a 15-year-old boy with autism who, after the vicious killing of his neighbor's dog, embarks on an...

Portland Actors Conservancy  
The Island in Winter or, La Isla en Invierno

The inaugural Problem Play Project production is a remarkable new vision of Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale in a bilingual world premiere adaptation. The...

Vault Theater & Event Sapce  
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  
Wolf Play

Wolf Play 7:30pm

In a world where people struggle to have children, one American couple decides to 'un-adopt' their young Korean son because they have a newborn at home....

Artists Repertory Theatre  
Boney M feat. Liz Mitchell

Boney M has enjoyed enduring popularity since the ‘70s and ‘80s across the world, storming the global charts with massive hits like "Daddy Cool," "Ma Baker,"...

Keller Auditorium  
Free Trivia Night

Come out and play some free Last Call Trivia with your friends.

Ringo's Bar & Grill  
Tommy Castro & The Painkillers Killin' It Live Record Release Tour

Tommy and the band return to the Alberta Rose for another amazing night of soulful blues-rock and searing guitar playing.

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Ash Is Purest White

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Jia Zhangke. China/France/Japan. Jia’s 11th feature is a piercing tale of lost...

Cinema 21  
Black Mother

Black Mother 8:30pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Khalik Allah. United States. Photographer-turned-filmmaker Khalik Allah returns...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
Chained for Life

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Aaron Schimberg. United States. In English. A conventionally beautiful actress...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Charlie Farley

A fluke submission on the internet landed Charlie a record deal. In less than a year; Charlie had released his debut CD Hog Heaven and had the industry...

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill  
Metric

Metric 8:30pm

Toronto rockers Metric emphasize guitars on the band's latest album Art of Doubt, a collection of 12 new songs packed with massive riffs, driving rhythm and...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
Our Time

Our Time 8:30pm, 8:30pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Carlos Reygadas. Mexico/France/Germany/Denmark/Sweden. One of contemporary...

Cinemagic  
Our Time

Our Time 8:30pm, 8:30pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Carlos Reygadas. Mexico/France/Germany/Denmark/Sweden. One of contemporary...

Cinemagic  
Shing02

Shing02 9pm

Shing02 & The Chee-Hoos: A Tribute to Nujabes. With: Cise Starr.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds

Powerful songwriter/vocalist Arleigh Kincheloe fronts this throwback soul/rock act from New York City.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Twiddle

Twiddle 9pm

With 12 years of relentless touring behind them, Vermont-based rock band Twiddle has built an impressive resume spanning Red Rocks to Bonnaroo, and multiple...

Wonder Ballroom  

Thursday, March 14

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