Events

Friday, June 28

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  
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  
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  
Team Everybody: The Science Behind Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

This Academy will define the difference between equity, diversity and inclusion from a neurological, psychological and evolutionary perspective and demystify...

Mercy Corps Action Center  
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  
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  
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  
New@Noon: Cutting Edge Clarinet

The clarinet has come a long way since Mozart’s day. Join Chamber Music Northwest for five new works for clarinet, including work by Portland’s own Kenji...

Lincoln Recital Hall  
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  
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  
Make Cocktails With A Flavor Maven

This workshop starts with a little history about cocktails and the American tradition of mixology, complete with the lore of bitters and why people started...

Portland Mercado, Barrio  
The Grandma Reporter Intimacy Issue 
Magazine Launch Party

The Grandma Reporter is a collaborative publication about senior women culture. The intimacy issue, made at the Hollywood Senior Center by an all women's...

Hollywood Senior Center  
Portland International Beerfest 2019

Portland International Beerfest (PIB) is a three-day specialty beer festival held in the Pearl District's North Park Blocks. PIB showcases hard-to-find beers...

North Park Blocks  
Sherwood Wine Festival & Artisan Fair

It is no secret that Sherwood has become the gateway to Oregon's famous wine country. Join up for Sherwood's Fourth Annual Wine Festival & Artisans Fair and...

Sherwood Center For the Arts  
$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  
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  
Chef Series Dinner: Guest Chef Elizabeth Falkner

Join top chef Elizabeth Falkner as she crafts a feast inspired by an Oregon summer. Only 40 seats are available and advance reservations are recommended;...

Brooks Winery  
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  
Piano Push Play Kick Off Concert 2019

Piano Push Play (PPP) is coming back with another summer of pianos. PPP will be bringing 10 new pianos to the courtyard of the Portland Art Museum for a free...

Portland Art Museum  
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  
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  
Senegalese and Afrojazz with Massamba Diop

Presented by Afro World Music PDX. Enjoy the best West African cuisine in town and join up for an evening of Senegalese and Afrojazz Music with Massamba...

Akadi  
The Jimmy Dore Show

Jimmy’s everyman style and razor-sharp material draws people in and has made him one of fastest rising stars in comedy today.

Alberta Rose 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 Tesla City Stories: Season Five Premiere

The Tesla City Stories presents the vintage radio thriller Osprey-6: Quit Stalin. U.S. spy Trace Allen is off to Istanbul where he's tasked with securing a...

The Old Church Concert Hall  
Yonatan Gat And The Eastern Medicine Singers at Polaris Hall

Yonatan Gat is a genre all to his own. The N.Y.C. composer was featured prominently in the New York Times, Pitchfork, Rolling Stone, People Magazine, The New...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
American Aquarium

Evocative and confessional alt-country from North Carolina. With: Brandy Zdan.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Jared Blake

Jared Blake first became known to the world when he performed on Season 1 of NBC’s #1-rated show, The Voice, and landed Top 4 on Team Blake Shelton. His...

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill  
Tacocat

Tacocat 9pm

When Seattle band Tacocat—vocalist Emily Nokes, bassist Bree McKenna, guitarist Eric Randall and drummer Lelah Maupin—first started in 2007, the world they...

Aladdin Theater  
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 28

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