Events

Friday, June 21

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  
As the Bee Sees: A Pollinator's Perspective

In her one-woman commitment to change, Susan Curington melds her passion for painting with passion for the environment in this super-sized exhibit. In...

Beaverton Main Library  
Associated American Artists: Prints for the People

"In the years after the Great Depression, the Associated American Artists (AAA) offered affordable art by big names through its mail-order print service. AAA...

Portland Art Museum  
Betty LaDuke: Early Work

Betty LaDuke: Early Work, curated by Bruce Guenther, Adjunct Curator for Special Exhibitions, features works created in the 1960s by one of Oregon’s most...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
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  
Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls and Mount Hood Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. Follow the path of an ancient riverbed, carved by the last Ice Age, past the Bridge of the Gods, and explore the Windsurfing...

Director Park  
Festival of Balloons

At the 35th Festival of Balloons in Tigard, the hot air balloons are definitely the featured attraction, but it's more than balloons! The Festival of...

Cook Park, 17005 S.W. 92nd Ave., Tigard, OR 97224  
Hallie Ford Fellows Exhibition

"The Hallie Ford Fellowship is one of the most prestigious and well-funded awards in the region. The five artists selected for “demonstrated excellence of...

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA), Center for Contemporary Art & Culture  
Hans Coper: Less Means More

"Coper was a radical Jewish artist working at the forefront of British studio ceramics in the mid-twentieth century. This exhibition features 45 of his...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
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  
On the Edge: An Exhibition by SAQA Oregon Artists

"Members of the Oregon Studio Art Quilt Associates have created works in response to the experience of “living on the edge” — specifically the edge of an...

Oregon Historical Society, Pavilion  
Oregon Cider Week 2019

Northwest Cider Association announces the eighth annual Oregon Cider Week, celebrating all things cider between June 20-30, 2019. This 11-day celebration...

Various locations  
Oregon Coast Tour

With over 300 miles of public coastline, Oregon’s beaches are sure to amaze with their dramatic offshore rock formations and reborn beach towns. This tour...

Director Park  
Oregon Wild Outdoor Photo Contest

Oregon Wild is hosting its 15th annual outdoor photo contest, sponsored by Pro Photo Supply. Be sure to bring your camera along on all your summer adventures...

Anywhere in Oregon  
Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts

or the past 35 years, musicians and fans alike have flocked to the Oregon Zoo each summer to revel in music, sunshine and friends — including those of the...

Oregon Zoo  
Paris 1900

Travel back to Paris at the dawn of the 20th century and experience the splendor of the sparkling French capital as it hosted the world for the International...

Portland Art Museum  
Pear Street Poem

"For two months, p:ear gallery will transform into a “giant canvas.” Individuals who are now or were at any point a member of the homeless community of...

p:ear  
Pedalpalooza 2019

Pedalpalooza is 4+ weeks of bikey fun. Withover 100 different events, most organized by individuals, bikers of all persuasions are likely to find many events...

Multiple locations  
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  
Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood

"A summer evening is a fine time to release your inner swashbuckler, especially with this high-energy take on the legendary rebels with a cause, adapted by...

Clackamas Community College, Niemeyer Center, Osterman Theatre  
Summer Free For All

Every summer, the Summer Free For All empowers Portlanders to create and cultivate community by providing free, accessible, family-friendly summer activities...

Citywide  
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 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)  
Through and Through and Through: Gordon Hall

"Inviting slow, quiet consideration in its large warehouse space, PICA presents eighteen distinct sculptures by artist Gordon Hall. Carefully constructing...

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA)  
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  
Fly Fishing Willamette Falls

Enjoy the thrill of hard fighting shad in the historic and scenic views of Willamette Falls. A high success rate equals loads of fun while fishing the...

Jon Storm Park, Oregon City  
Mecum Portland 2019

The world's largest collector-car company returns to the Portland Expo Center with 600 vehicles.

Portland Expo Center  
Painting Plein Air workshop

Award-winning local artist Hazel Schlesinger grew up in Cannon Beach, Oregon, and understands the vibrant colors and textures that make up the area, named on...

Northwest By Northwest Gallery  
The Eighth Annual Recycled Rain Project

The Recycled Rain Project is a Pacific Northwest-based invitational art show creating original works using rainwater to raise awareness of water...

Ford Gallery  
Art at Lan Su: Wayne Jiang & Deb Stoner

See new work by artists Wayne Jiang and Deb Stoner on display in Lan Su Chinese Garden’s pavilions in June and July, 2019. Lan Su hosts artists each year,...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
Discover Amina Rubinacci Pre-Fall 2019

Join up for an exclusive preview of the Amina Rubinacci Pre-Fall 2019 Collection. Pinolo Gelato will be scooping up authentic Italian gelato in-store on...

Mercantile Portland  
Forest of Dreams: Ainu and Native American Woodcarving

"The third show in the Portland Japanese Garden’s “Year of Hokkaido” unites the gorgeous carving traditions of indigenous peoples of Japan and the Pacific...

Portland Japanese Garden  
Penjing: Balance Between Beauty and Nature

Join Lan Su’s horticulture team as they celebrate the art of penjing or “traditional tray landscapes” with a display from June 15 - 26, 2019. Penjing is the...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
Contemporary Art Exhibition: Effervescent by Cynthia Mosser

Who loves art? Come check out Cynthia Mosser's solo art exhibition Effervescent. It promises to deliver color, whimsy and a connection to nature. Preview:...

Augen Gallery [Pearl District]  
Dan May: Artworks by D.E. May

PDX Contemporary Art presents an exhibition of works on paper by artist D.E. May.

PDX Contemporary Art  
 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  
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  
Westward Whiskey Experience

Tour the largest whiskey distillery in Oregon, look at the complete production process from grain to glass including beer wash direct from the frermentation...

Westward Whiskey Distillery  
Cider Summit

The region's largest cider festival returns to the Pearl District for its ninth annual event. VIP entry from 2-3 p.m. on Friday, June 21, 2019. General...

Fields Neighborhood Park  
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  
Elder Gathering at Native Gathering Gardern

Join us to learn more about the Native Gathering Garden and share how you would like to see the space be restored. Dinner provided. On site ADA...

Thomas Cully Park  
$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  
Bill Callahan

Bill Callahan 5:30pm

Bill Callahan is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who also performs under the name Smog.

Wonder Ballroom  
Mesmerica

Mesmerica 5:30pm

In these fast-paced, and often challenging times, music and art can provide us with relief from stress, and provide us with a sense of peace, tranquility and...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry), Kendall Planetarium  
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  
Good in the Hood Multicultural Festival

Come to the Good in the Neighborhood Multi-Cultural Music & Food Festival, featuring live music, a parade, an information Village, marketplace, beer and wine...

King School Park  
Rose City Rollers 3-Day Hometown Throwdown

The Rose City Rollers are hosting a 3-day Hometown Throwdown, featuring two double-headers every day, from June 21-23 at the Hangar at Oaks Amusement Park....

Oaks Amusement Park, Rose City Rollers Hangar  
Westside Dance Academy Recitals

Westside Dance Academy, celebrating 36 years of excellence in dance, presents their annual June dance recitals at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre June 19–22,...

Newmark Theatre  
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  
Simple X Mixer: How to bounce back after life knocks you down

Want to network with black professionals in Portland metro area? Do you want to get inspired and learn how to bounce back after life knocks you down? Are you...

Hatch Innovation  
Arlington (A Love Story)

"Third Rail Rep returns to the work of the riveting Irish playwright Enda Walsh with this story set in a bland prison in some blandly menacing dystopia,...

CoHo Theatre  
Fabian Almazan Trio with Henry Cole and Linda May Han Oh

Presented by PDX Jazz. The New York-based, Cuban-born jazz pianist/composer Fabian Almazan is moving quickly, and he’s changing the genre along the way....

The Old Church Concert Hall  
Into the Woods

"Into the woods, and who can tell what's waiting on the journey," sings the still-sanguine Little Red Ridinghood, early on in this brilliant Stephen...

Broadway Rose New Stage  
Live Wire 15th Anniversary Show

The 15th anniversary installment of Portland's own nationally syndicated radio show features appearances from Lindy West, Courtney Hameister and...

Revolution Hall  
Queer Variety Show

Please join the artists of Future Prairie (FP) for its summer solstice show on the theme of "becoming." Musical performances by Lucy & La Mer, Crystal...

Hallowed Halls  
Red by John Logan

Crave Theatre is proud to present the Pulitzer-winning play Red by John Logan, a portrait of Portland’s own Mark Rothko, to be staged at Shaking the Tree...

Shaking the Tree Theatre  
Soiree #2

Soiree #2 7:30pm

Imago Theatre presents the second of its one-weekend-only performances. This is an opportunity for company members and special guests to present a 10-minute...

Imago Theatre  
Dealing With Clair by Martin Crimp

"A skillfully written, well-crafted exposition of the horrors just beneath the civilized surface of our lives; it is at once a delicious satire on yuppie...

Bridgetown Conservatory of Musical Theatre, Suite 270  
No Sex Please, We're British

Twilight Theater Company, the community theater that brings you “Entertainment with Edge,” announces its upcoming production of No Sex Please, We’re British...

Twilight Theater Company  
The Great Big Fais Do Do

The Great Big Fais Do Do (pronounced Fay-Doe-Doe) is the Northwest’s premier roots country four-day music, food and dance festival. This welcome-all dance...

Various locations  
The Messthetics

Intense and inventive instrumental rock trio from Washington D.C. featuring two members of Fugazi. With: Hurry Up.

Polaris Hall  
Best New Band Showcase 2019

Willamette Week Presents its poll-driven annual showcase of up-and-coming Portland musicians.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
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  
Flight: Beyond The Valley Of The Bass w/ DJ Denise (S.F.)

Special guest DJ Denise (S.F.) will take you on a journey this month beyond the valley of the bass. DJ Denise is no stranger to electronic music. From her...

Bit House Saloon  
The Felice Brothers

Earthy, revivalist roots rock from a close-knit band of two brothers and two friends. With: Johnathan Rice.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
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  

Friday, June 21

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