Events

Thursday, June 27

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  
Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival

Summer in Portland is a dazzling display of Mother Nature — and a dazzling display of extraordinary chamber music.! Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival...

Multiple venues  
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  
Crazy Enough

"Ten years ago, singer Storm Large was a well-established regional star in the Northwest with her band Storm and the Balls, and had a national profile too,...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
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  
Negroni Week

Welcome to Negroni Week, presented by Imbibe Magazine and Campari. Negroni Week launched in 2013 as a celebration of one of the world’s great cocktails and...

Multiple venues  
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  
Portland Wing Week

Brought to you by the Portland Mercury, Jim Beam and Oregon's Finest, Wing Week is about to take over our fine city—with Portland's favorite wing spots...

Various locations  
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  
Wine Down Dinner

The best of the Willamette Valley and Italy combine in the Wine Down Dinner series, with a four-course menu from Chef Matt Sigler and wines paired by Monks...

Kimpton Hotel Vintage Portland  
Other Inland Empires

Surfing, dentistry and a family story that can't be told. Julie, a California-born Jew, travels to landlocked Slovakia to trace her family history, discover...

Portland Playhouse  
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  
Alternative Housing Workshop

In the face of a housing market that is getting more and more costly and a culture that promotes isolation, many have begun to reimagine the typical model of...

Mercy Corps Action Center  
Chamber Music Northwest International Clarinet Celebration

Chamber Music Northwest's International Clarinet Celebration combines a full week of concerts, masterclasses, workshops, lectures, Clarinet Mentors amateur...

Lincoln Performance Hall  
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  
Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait

Loosely translated, the Inuktitut word Akunnittinni means “between us.” This exhibition chronicles a visual dialogue between an Inuk grandmother, mother, and...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
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  
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  
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  
Gioncarlo Valentine: The Soft Fence

Exhibit dates: June 6–30, 2019. First Thursday opening reception: June 6, 6-9 p.m. Artist talk with Mark Aghatise: Thursday, June 6, 5 p.m. Artist talk with...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Mark Aghatise: Study One

Exhibit dates: June 6–30, 2019. First Thursday opening reception: June 6, 6-9 p.m. Artist talk with Mark Aghatise: Thursday, June 6, 5 p.m. Artist talk with...

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  
Art Museum Public Tour: European Art

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

Portland Art Museum  
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  
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  
Cuisines of Asia

Prepare your taste buds for a tour of Asian culinary delights with tastings every Tuesday and Thursday at 2:30 p.m. at Lan Su Chinese Garden Learn the...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Makrokosmos Project 5: Black Angels

Portland's hippest new music marathon returns for its fifth annual festival featuring the complete piano music of Toru Takemitsu, George Crumb's Black Angels...

Vestas  
Fundraiser for Keys, Beats, Bars Youth Music Program

This important fundraiser for Keys, Beats, Bars will feature some amazing musicians, artists and community organizers dedicated to youth empowerment through...

Lagunitas Community Room  
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  
Chamber Music Now Summer Concert Festival: Revolutionizing the Concert Experience

Chamber Music Now announces the third annual Chamber Music Now Concert Festival running June 23-30. This unique festival strives to unite local students, out...

Sunnyside Seventh-Day Adventist Church  
Secret Aardvark Ride

Come ride for an hour down to Kickstand Comedy (16 N.W. Broadway, downtown). Meet at Laurelhurst, south of Firwood Lake at 7 p.m., ride at 7:30 p.m. and get...

Laurelhurst Park  
Staying Out: Celebrating Portland’s Pioneers of Pride

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, which marked the beginning of queer liberation, AIGA Portland Design for Good and Wilde Town...

Place  
CoHo Summerfest 2019: Witch Hunt

Witch Hunt by Philip Cuomo and the CoHo Clown CoHort. Featuring Sascha Blocker, Jeff Desautels, Amica Hunter, Emily Newton and Maureen Porter. With extreme...

CoHo Theatre  
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  
Clarinet All Stars

Prepare to be dazzled! Witness the world’s leading clarinetists pull out all the stops with fun, fiery and devilishly difficult repertoire.

Kaul Auditorium  
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  
World Beat Night II with Special Guests

Afro World Music PDX presents World Beat Night with World Beat Collective. Featuring Dennis J Dove and many special guests to be announced.

Alberta Street Pub  
Yeasayer

Yeasayer 8pm

Amen & Goodbye (out April 1 on Mute) is Yeasayer's follow-up to 2012's Fragrant World. Moving away from a digital-heavy approach, Yeasayer recorded Amen &...

Wonder Ballroom  
Adebisi

Adebisi 9pm

EP release show for local neo-soul six-piece. With: Amenta Abioto, Kayelaj.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Futurebirds

"The music is a patchwork amalgam of influences, including: twangy Southern rock (they've opened for the Drive-By Truckers), reverb-soaked psychedelia...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  

Thursday, June 27

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