Events

Wednesday, March 20

 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  
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  
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  
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 Portland Mercury's Highball

Prepare yourself for the Portland Mercury’s Highball! Brace yourself for over 40 specially crafted cocktails available March 18-24 for only $5 each. The...

Various Locations  
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  
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  
Downtown Coffee, Donuts & Delights

On this tastiest of tasting tours, not only will you learn volumes about third wave coffee, but you'll also be treated to decadent delights throughout this...

Upper Left Roasters, Ste 100  
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  
Brown Bag Lunch with Edward Hershey: The Scorekeeper

Drawing on his memoir, The Scorekeeper, a finalist for the 2018 Oregon Book Award, retired journalist and author Edward Hershey reflects on the lofty...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
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  
Photography Brown Bag Talk: Heather Evans Smith

Every third Wednesday of the month at noon, photography enthusiasts gather at the Portland Art Museum to hear talks by regional photographers, gallerists,...

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  
Oregon Jewish Museum Public Tours

Please call ahead to confirm tours. Join the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education for weekly public tours of the museum galleries at 1...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
Special Public Tour of Mel Bochner: Enough Said led by Bruce Guenther

Join a public tour with Bruce Guenther, Adjunct Curator for Special Exhibitions, as he takes you around Mel Bochner: Enough Said. This exhibition explores...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
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  
Still Recording

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Saeed Al Batal, Ghiath Ayoub. Syria, Lebanon, France, Germany, Qatar. In Arabic...

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  
Djon África

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by João Miller Guerra, Filipa Reis. Portugal, Brazil, Cape Verde. In Portuguese...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
Dogman

Dogman 6pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Matteo Garrone. Italy, France. In Italian with English subtitles. Winner of the...

Cinema 21  
Maya

Maya 6pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Mia Hansen-Løve. France, Germany. In French, English with English subtitles. In...

Cinema 21  
Shorts 6: Lost & Found

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. The Orphan Directed by Carolina Markowicz. Brazil. In Portuguese with English...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
Magnificent

Magnificent 6:30pm

Magnificent is a short film by Dawn Jones Redstone. Synopsis: Surrounded by the beauty and volatility of nature, Cynthia gets more than she bargained for...

Q Center  
Seasonal Meal Tasting & Anti-Inflammatory Foods Workshop

Provided will be a delicious meal tasting and nutrition workshop. Meal Details: 100% organic & local ingredients, with ingredients coming from event...

Tri Oasis Wellness Center, Suite 150  
Bingo

Bingo 7pm

Come out to Foster-Powell and experience one of the neighborhood's fun events. Every Wednesday, Starday Tavern hosts a free bingo night where you can win...

Starday Tavern  
Isaac Mizrahi - I & Me

Award-winning fashion icon/designer, storyteller, author, singer and talk show host Isaac Mizrahi's new show I & Me presents a life in stories, songs and...

Revolution Hall  
Lake Theater Trivia Night

Come out for a free trivia night every Wednesday. Win great prizes!

Lake Theatre  
Think & Drink: Omar El Akkad - American War

Omar El Akkad and Emily Harris about the challenges of reporting from the Middle East for Western audiences. How can audiences be made to care about people...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Trail Blazers vs. Mavericks

The Portland Trail Blazers play against the Dallas Mavericks as part of the 2018/19 NBA Regular Season.

Moda Center  
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  
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  
Until the Flood

Pulitzer Prize finalist and celebrated performer Dael Orlandersmith (Forever) explores the social unrest in Ferguson, Missouri following the shooting of...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
West Coast High 2019 ft. Cypress Hill, Hollywood Undead w/ Xzibit

Cypress Hill tours in support of their newest album, Elephants On Acid. With Hollywood Undead and special guest Xzibit.

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
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  
Introduzione All'oscuro

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Gastón Solnicki. Austria, Argentina. In Spanish, German, English with English...

Empirical Theater at OMSI  
What Is Democracy?

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Astra Taylor. Canada, United States. In English. The question posed by the...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Keep An Eye Out

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Quentin Dupieux. France. In French with English subtitles. After discovering a...

Cinema 21  
Amyl and The Sniffers

Mississippi Studios and Pickathon Present Amyl and The Sniffers, outlandish Aussie rockers with '70s punk influences

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Her's

Her's 9pm

Supersonic spectral wave jangle pop from Liverpool. With: The Undercover Dream Lovers.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  

Wednesday, March 20

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