Events

Saturday, March 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  
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  
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  
Feral Anthem

Spokane, Wash.-based indie folk singer-songwriter performs.

Starday Tavern  
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  
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  
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  
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  
Baker's Dozen Coffee Beer & Doughnut Festival

The Fifth Annual Baker’s Dozen, or BD5, melds three things Portland does best: coffee, beer and doughnuts. Each brewer uses beans from different roasters in...

Ecliptic Brewing  
CFA Cat Show

This Cat Show is going to have it all: Persian, American and British Shorthair, exotic, Maine Coon, Ragamuffin, Russian Blue, Sphynx, Siamese, Turkish Van,...

Double Tree at Llyod Center - Portland  
Casino Bus Trip

Join the Casino Bus Trip to Spirit Mountain Casino, with two convenient pick-up locations. This is a fundraiser to benefit the Portland Fighting Shockwave,...

Spirit Mountain Casino  
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  
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  
Portland Saturday Market

Portland Saturday Market, the largest arts-and-crafts fair in the United States, opens every Saturday and Sunday from March–December. The market combines the...

Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park  
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  
Portland Drag Queen Brunch

Join up for a morning of cocktails, food, fun and glamor.

Night Light Lounge  
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  
Our Time

Our Time 11:30am

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

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
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  
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  
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  
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  
National Theatre Live: The Tragedy of King Richard the Second

Third Rail's Hi-Definition Screenings feature amazing productions from London's National Theatre, captured live onstage and presented locally in...

World Trade Center Portland, Auditorium  
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  
Chocolate 101 East Side Walking Tour

Chocolate Pursuit tours include spending the afternoon touring the dynamic and delicious craft chocolate and confection scene on Portland’s East Side. This...

Various locations  
Portland Art Museum Public Tour: Seeing Science in Art

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

Portland Art Museum  
Woman at War

Woman at War 12:30pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Benedikt Erlingsson. Iceland/France/Ukraine. In Erlingsson’s confident follow...

Cinema 21  
Supa Modo

Supa Modo 12:45pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Likarion Wainaina. Kenya/Germany. Sometimes a little escapism is just what the...

Cinemagic  
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  
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)  
Mind Body Ritual Yoga + Self-Coaching Workshop

This event includes sacred movement, mindful thinking, everyday ritual and guided self-coaching in a group setting. Reclaim your power through self inquiry...

Wild Hearts Wellness  
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  
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  
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors

By Drew Daywalt. Illustrated by Adam Rex. You've played the game. Now read the legend of the three great warriors who started it all . . . Long ago, there...

Winningstad Theatre  
Tiny Beautiful Things

Tiny Beautiful Things 2pm, 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  
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  
Dead Pigs

Dead Pigs 3pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Cathy Yan. China. Yan’s playful, compulsively entertaining debut brings several...

Cinema 21  
Miriam Lies

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Natalia Cabral, Oriol Estrada. Dominican Republic/Spain. Fourteen-year-old...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
One Day

One Day 3pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Zsófia Szilágyi. Hungary. A day (and a half) in the life of a married...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
Sunset Snowshoe Tour

Experience the mountain in a way completely unlike the fast pace of skiing and snowboarding. This guided snowshoe tour will give you another awe-inspiring...

Mt. Hood Meadows  
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  
Virus Tropical

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Santiago Caicedo, Paola Gaviria (Power Paola). Colombia/Ecuador. Based on...

Cinemagic  
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  
National Theater Live: Antony & Cleopatra

Third Rail's Hi-Definition Screenings feature amazing productions from London's National Theatre, captured live onstage and presented locally in...

World Trade Center Portland, Auditorium  
Oregon Distillers Guild Ninth Annual Toast

Don't miss this opportunity to taste from a wide variety of over 120 spirits from across the Northwest. Whether your spirit preference is whiskey, rum, gin,...

Tiffany Center  
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors

By Drew Daywalt. Illustrated by Adam Rex. You've played the game. Now read the legend of the three great warriors who started it all . . . Long ago, there...

Winningstad Theatre  
Meteors

Meteors 5:45pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Gürcan Keltek. Turkey/Netherlands. Captured during a recent crucial juncture in...

Cinemagic  
The Load

The Load 5:45pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Ognjen Glavonic. Serbia/France/Croatia/Iran/Qatar. Opening on a gray landscape...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
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  
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  
Toshiko Namioka: Shomyo

Toshiko Namioka, Japanese modern dance performer and choreographer, will perform a collaborative piece in two parts. House lights dim at 7 p.m., but come...

Hipbone Studio  
2019 XRAY Awards

You’re invited to the 2019 XRAY Awards: An intimate evening celebrating the best in the community. Join up for food and drinks, live music and an awards gala...

Polaris Hall  
Ali Wong

Ali Wong 7pm, 9:30pm

Live Nation welcomes stand-up comedian, writer and actress Ali Wong: The Milk & Money Tour.

Keller 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  
Second Annual Enchanted Forest Ball

You are cordially invited to attend the ball. Join up for a magical costumed ball including music by Whitethorn Crossing, a silent auction of desirable and...

St. David of Wales Event Hall  
Trail Blazers vs. Suns

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

Moda Center  
Vernon Neighborhood Concert with Portland Chamber Music

Spring Season programming embraces thrilling works by American composers including George Gershwin, Paul Schoenfield, Undine Smith Moore and more. Portland...

Leaven Community Center  
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  
Concordia Minnesota Choir Concert

René Clausen conducts the world-renowned Concordia Choir of Moorhead, Minnesota. Past performances include Carnegie Hall and Kennedy Center. Hear a variety...

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral  
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  
Mendelssohn’s Italian Symphony

Mendelssohn’s radiant Italian Symphony remains one of the most elegant works ever written. Vaughan Williams’ ethereal “pastoral romance” bursts with lush...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
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  
Réalta

Réalta 7:30pm

Réalta has been described by Irish Music Magazine as a full-bodied pipe-and-whistle extravaganza. Réalta carries on the Bothy Band tradition of taking tunes...

Winona Grange #271  
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  
Donavon Frankenreiter

Donavon Frankenreiter's new album, The Heart, officially marks the start of the singer-songwriter's second decade as a solo recording artist. It's been over...

Revolution Hall  
Flannel Fest

Featuring Washed In Black (Pearl Jam tribute), Nevermind (Nirvana tribute) and Stargazer (Mother Love Bone tribute).

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  
I Put a Spell on You - A Tribute to Nina Simone

LaRhonda Steele sings the timeless songs of Nina Simone backed by a nimble sextet led by guitarist Adrian Martin. This promises to be a night to remember.

Alberta Rose Theatre  
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  
A Family Submerged

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Maria Alché. Argentina/Brazil/Germany/Norway. Argentinian actress Maria Alché...

Regal Cinemas Fox Tower 10  
Black Mother

Black Mother 8:45pm

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

Cinemagic  
Mansionair

Moody Australian electro-pop trio with new hit single, 'Falling.' With: Beacon.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Moon Hooch

A Brooklyn-based band comprised of two saxophonists and a drummer. With: Kulululu, Elena Shirin (of Aramboa).

Wonder Ballroom  
Sepiatonic & High Step Society

Vaudeville, jazz and swing meets live electronic dance music and the hottest beat drops.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Tumbbad

Tumbbad 9pm

Presented by the 42nd Portland International Film Festival 2019. Directed by Rahi Anil Barve, Anand Gandhi, Adesh Prasad. India, Sweden. In Hindi, Tamil,...

Cinema 21  
Video Dance Attack

Portland's longest running theme-night dance party is in Lola's Room every Friday. Dance to music videos projected onto multiple 10-foot video screens all...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Lola's Room  
Will Vance

Will Vance will bring you electronic house music all night long.

Night Light Lounge  
Ali Wong

Ali Wong 9:30pm

Live Nation welcomes stand-up comedian, writer and actress Ali Wong: The Milk & Money Tour.

Keller Auditorium  
XRAY.FM's Fifth Birthday Party

XRAY.FM is turning five this year, and it's throwing a big party to celebrate. Join up for festivities, live bands, DJs and some super special birthday...

Polaris Hall  

Saturday, March 9

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