Events

Friday, March 8

 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  
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  
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  
Our Bodies, Our Doctors

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Jan Haaken. Oregon. Documentarian Jan Haaken’s sixth feature highlights a...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
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  
Pioneering Eastside Coffee Roasters Tour

On the east side of the Willamette River, nestled among converted warehouses and quirky neighborhoods, you’ll find the pioneering micro-roasters that sparked...

Portland Roasting - The Cupping Room  
Tualatin Valley Gem Club's Rock and Mineral Show

Come to the 61st annual Tualatin Valley Gem Club's Rock and Mineral Show. Featuring: Vendors and displays of rocks, minerals, fossils, lapidary arts and...

Forest Grove National Guard 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  
61st Annual Portland Metro RV Show

This event, the premier RV Show in the Northwest, is a showcase for the freedom of the RV lifestyle, perfect for RV enthusiasts and novices alike. Featuring...

Portland Expo Center  
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  
Barleywine Festival

At the 22nd Annual Barleywine Festival, there will be over 70 barleywines rotating throughout the weekend.

Lucky Lab Quimby Beerhall  
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  
Israel Hughes, Edges

Painter, collage artist and native Oregonian, Israel Hughes presents new mixed media works that celebrate layers, lines and edges. Motivated by formal...

Roll-Up Gallery  
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  
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  
Empanada Week

Empanadas are an essential part of the Portland Mercado's collective cultural food heritage. An empanada is a half-moon-shaped corn or wheat pastry filled a...

Portland Mercado  
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  
Pearl District Chocolate Pairing Tour

What better way to spend a Friday afternoon than to discover the rich and diverse chocolate and beverage scene on Portland’s West Side? This three-hour...

Various locations  
Brewvana's Down To Ferment Tour

Zymurgy is the study of fermentation, and Portland is all about some fermented beverages. Taste some cider, beer and spirits on this tour of some of...

Southeast Growler Guys  
Young Solitude

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Claire Simon. France. Documentary filmmaker Claire Simon returns for a third...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
Town Challenge Series #2

The Town Challenge Series is a recreational race series designed for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. The goal of the series is to provide teams and...

Mt. Hood Meadows  
$5 After 5

Every Friday evening, the Portland Art Museum (PAM) invites you to play, to have a different Museum experience—a little bit more relaxed, more interactive...

Portland Art Museum  
Birds of Passage

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Cristina Gallego, Ciro Guerra. Colombia, Denmark, Mexico. In Spanish with...

Cinema 21  
Moonlight Sonata: Deafness in Three Movements

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Irene Taylor Brodsky . Oregon. Twelve years after her award-winning documentary...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Art Museum Public Tour: Picturing Oregon

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

Portland Art Museum  
Art Museum Public Tour: Slow Looking

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

Portland Art Museum  
Asako I & II

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Ryûsuke Hamaguchi. Japan/France. Hamaguchi’s feature filmmaking career started...

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  
Central Airport THF

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Karim Aïnouz. Germany/France/Brazil. Berlin’s Tempelhof airport, built in 1923...

Empirical Theater at OMSI  
Ian Karmel - Early Show

Ian Karmel is an Emmy-nominated Los Angeles-based stand-up comedian, actor and writer. Originally from Portland, Oregon, he is currently co-head writer for...

Revolution Hall  
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...

Cinemagic  
Wanna Fight?

Dinner Pop-Up: A six-course meal from Portland chefs Ryan Gaul and Cody Lucchesi.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
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  
Cupcake Girls Birthday Bash

The Cupcake Girls is a Portland-based nonprofit that provides resources and support to those in the sex industry as well as those affected by domestic...

Stingray Cafe  
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  
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  
Mother Earth / Becky Billock, piano

A walk in the forest, a mountain stream, a dog chasing squirrels, a polar bear sauntering across the ice--all these and more are explored in the solo piano...

Classic Pianos  
Noises Off

Noises Off 7:30pm

Noises Off give an audience a rare look into the backstage life of a live theater cast as they traverse chaos, love triangles and performing for an audience....

Beavercreek Grange  
Straight

Straight 7:30pm

Meet Ben. Ben is a 26-year-old investment banker. Ben likes beer, sports and Emily and Chris. Straight is a provocative new play that deals with fidelity,...

Sanctuary at Sandy Plaza  
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 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  
An Evening With Laura Veirs

Portland-based songwriter and sonic explorer with influential discography and 2018 LP, The Lookout.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Compagnie Marie Chouinard

Focusing on the exploration of the body in immediate, intelligible and ever-surprising ways, Montreal-based choreographer Marie Chouinard returns to us with...

Newmark Theatre  
Daniel Sloss: X

After the success of his two-hour-long Netflix specials Dark and Jigsaw, this is the stunning new live show from Scotland’s award-winning comedy star....

Aladdin Theater  
How to Really, Really? Really! Love a Woman

How to Really . . . Really? Really! Love a Woman is a hilarious (and educational) tale that is part storytelling, part stand-up, part TED Talk, part Vagina...

Curious Comedy Annex  
Seamus Egan Project CD Release Tour

In 2018, Seamus Egan, founding member of the seminal band Solas, will be touring for the first time ever as The Seamus Egan Project, bringing along friends...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Jessica Forever

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Caroline Poggi, Jonathan Vinel. France. Up-and-coming filmmakers Poggi and...

Empirical Theater at OMSI  
Styx

Styx 8:30pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Wolfgang Fischer. Germany/Austria. A self-assured doctor (Susanne Wolff) goes...

Cinema 21  
Too Late to Die Young

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Dominga Sotomayor Castillo. Chile/Brazil/Argentina/Netherlands/Qatar. In this...

Cinemagic  
Rafiki

Rafiki 8:45pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Wanuri Kahiu. Kenya, South Africa, Germany, Netherlands, France, Norway,...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
Alex Zhang Hungtai

Compelling, unpredictable experimental pop musician with history as Dirty Beaches and Last Lizard. With: Visible Cloaks.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Christian Nodal: Ahora Tour 2019

Después de haberle sido otorgado 33 discos de platino y uno de Oro, reconocimientos por sus altas ventas en los Estados Unidos, Christian Nodal continúa...

Keller Auditorium  
Jacob Miller

Timeless and tender Pacific Northwest singer-songwriters. With: Lemolo, Sheers (solo harp performance).

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Terry Robb CD Release: Confessin' My Dues

NiaSounds and Cascade Blues Association present the Confessin' My Dues Record Release Show by Terry Robb, hailed as one of the finest acoustic fingerstyle...

The Secret Society  
The Hole in the Ground

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Lee Cronin. Ireland. In English. Hot off its premiere at the 2019 Sundance Film...

Cinema 21  

Friday, March 8

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