Events

Friday, June 7

 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  
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  
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 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  
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  
Larissa Lockshin

"New York-based artist Larissa Lockshin’s solo show at Melanie Flood Projects is her first in Portland, and should not be missed. Lockshin’s practice...

Melanie Flood Projects  
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 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  
PDX Beer Week

Portland Beer Week is 10 days of fun, educational and eye- and palate-opening eating and drinking events in the greatest beer city on earth. More than just a...

Various locations  
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 Rose Festival

Every year, the City of Roses throws itself a big party in the form of the Portland Rose Festival. The city’s official festival includes more than 60...

Various locations  
Portland Rose Festival CityFair

Rose Festival’s waterfront activities kick off during CityFair on May 24 at 5:00 p.m. for Memorial Day weekend and three consecutive weekends at Governor Tom...

Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park  
Rose Festival Fleet Week

Since the very beginning of the Rose Festival back in 1907, visiting ships and other fleet-related elements (like submarines) have been making their way to...

Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park  
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 Americans

"For a program highlighting “the power and poignancy of American-made ballet,” Oregon Ballet Theatre bolsters its repertoire with its first piece by...

Newmark Theatre  
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)  
Well

"If illness is the body falling into disorder, playwright Lisa Kron explores the subject with a playfully meta-theatrical comedy in which order just won’t...

Portland Playhouse  
What Was Always Yours and Never Lost

"Filmmaker Sky Hopinka, member of the Ho-Chunk Nation and Portland State University alum, curates this group show of Native American film and video artists...

Yale Union  
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  
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  
Oregon Hemp Convention

The Oregon Hemp Convention is back for its sixth year of connecting hemp farmers, processors, retailers, and consumers. This year also offers the opportunity...

Portland Expo Center  
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  
We Three at The Special Olympics Soccer Invitational

We Three, the local Oregon sibling band that wowed America and beyond with their four original songs on America's Got Talent 2018 as semi-finalists, will be...

Providence Park  
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  
$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  
First Friday Newberg

Local businesses in the downtown area of Newberg come together to provide you with a fun-filled evening on the First Friday of every month. Participating...

Purple Cow Vineyards, Tasting Room  
The Craft Beer & Wine Fest

The Craft Beer & Wine Fest of Vancouver, Wash. is home to 100+ craft wines from the Pacific Northwest, 60 craft brews and five distilleries. Along with beer,...

Esther Short Park  
The Soul Box Project

The Soul Box Project is a national community art project to raise awareness of the number of gunfire victims. In the tradition of the AIDS Memorial Quilt,...

Milwaukie City Hall Gallery  
Mesmerica

Mesmerica 5:30pm, 7pm, 8:30pm

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  
Queer Paddle on the Slough

Bring you and your fab friends for a safe(r) and fun queer canoe trip on the slow-moving Columbia Slough. Queer and ally staff will have canoes set up in a...

Whitaker Ponds Nature Park  
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  
Fearless Future: A Benefit for NLC Portland

New Leaders Council (NLC) Portland’s 2019 Fellows are excited to host Fearless Future, a benefit to accelerate the growth of young leadership in Portland’s...

Lagunitas Portland Community Room  
First Friday Open Studios and Street Exhibition

Come check out the art, listen to local music and more on the first Friday of every month.

East Creative Collective  
Portland Horror Film Festival

Four days of the best in new independent horror feature and short films, screened at the beautiful, historic Hollywood Theatre. Veteran Festival directors...

Hollywood Theatre  
Zoo Brew

Zoo Brew 6:30pm

Kick off your summer with more than 40 of Portland's best breweries and cider houses, plus live music, keeper chats and wildlife at the zoo. Guests will be...

Oregon Zoo  
50 Years of Keepin' It Country Celebration

Celebrate the Ponderosa's 50th anniversary at the country music event of the year. The Ponderosa has been keepin' it country for 50 years, and it wants you...

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill  
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  
Mesmerica

Mesmerica 7pm, 8:30pm

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  
Sensory Evaluation of Wine

Designed for novice and advanced wine connoisseurs alike, OSU's Sensory Evaluation of Wine Series aims to help you gain a deeper understanding and...

Oregon State Portland Center Meier & Frank Building, Second Floor  
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  
Beirut by Alan Bowne

In a dystopian and anti-sexual American society, shortly after the epidemic of an unknown disease, infected people are quarantined on the Lower East Side of...

Shoebox Theater  
Going Down In Flames

“What if we write a play about a clown who gets dementia?” That’s the question that renowned actor and professional clown, Joan Mankin asked her brother in...

Headwaters 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  
Native Gardens

"Good fences make good neighbors, the saying goes. But first you have to agree on the property line. In Karen Zacarías’ culture-clash comedy of bad manners,...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Rossini's The Barber of Seville

"Portland Opera swings between modern works and more conventional fare, and the upcoming production of Rossini’s beloved comic opera is solidly in the latter...

Keller Auditorium  
Singin' In the Rain

Directed by Ron Daum. Lyrics by Arthur Freed. Music by Nacio Herb Brown. Book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green. Silent film stars and Hollywood “it” couple...

Lakewood Center for the Arts  
Singing Out - For One And All

Portland Lesbian Choir (PLC) presents an evening of inspirational music. The PLC sings out to promote equality, justice and peace; to share emotion, express...

Central Lutheran Church  
The Breath of Life

"The original 2002 London production of Sir David Hare’s play about the wreckage of a long-running love triangle starred the famed Judi Dench and Maggie...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Up Close

Up Close 7:30pm

The Portland Ballet presents Up Close, featuring George Balanchine’s iconic Concerto Barocco, August Bournonville’s classic Le Conservatoire and Plant Dreams...

Portland Ballet  
Luluc

Luluc 8pm

Atmospheric, affecting Australian duo with haunting 2018 Sub Pop LP, Sculptor.

Polaris Hall  
Suzanne Westenhoefer with special guest Nicky Paris

Suzanne is a trail blazer as the first openly lesbian comedian to appear on Comedy Central, A&E, HBO and Late Night with David Letterman. She returns once...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Mesmerica

Mesmerica 8:30pm

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  
Chaach

Chaach 9pm

Latin and Afro Cuban vibes all night long.

Night Light Lounge  
Diane Coffee

Bright, jangly rock blending psychedelia and soul grooves. With: Claire George, Pool Boys.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Jacob Miller

Golden-voiced Portland songwriter with an easy, timeless sound releasing a new LP, This New Home. With: Nick Delffs, Erisy Watt.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Long Beach Dub Allstars

The legacy and legend of Long Beach ska/punk/reggae/rock band Sublime is already written. What it achieved, what it means to people—there’s nothing left of...

Wonder Ballroom  
Mono

Mono 9pm

The Tokyo, Japan based four-piece Instrumental rock band Mono was originally formed in 1999. Their unique approach of blending orchestral arrangements and...

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  
Heartbeat Silent Disco Rose Cruise

All aboard the Rose Cruise 2019! Party all day, dance all night and continue your Portland Rose Festival celebration aboard the Portland Spirit for a unique...

Portland Spirit Cruises  

Friday, June 7

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