Events

Sunday, July 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  
Adventure Van Weekend

Mt. Hood Meadows is excited to host its first Adventure Van Weekend. There will be activities throughout the weekend including open house vans, accessories...

Mt. Hood Meadows  
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  
Cathedral Park Jazz Festival

"Billed as the longest-running jazz-and-blues festival west of the Mississippi, this annual summer favorite is a prime showcase of Portland’s homegrown...

Cathedral Park  
Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival returns every year with dozens of concerts and events over five weeks. Their world-class artists perform unique...

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  
Dear Lucy

Featured artists: April Bey, Bean Gilsdorf, Michelle Grabner, Faith Wilding (with subRosa), Wendy Red Star. This group exhibition explores depictions of...

Upfor Gallery  
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  
Mozart's La Finta Giardiniera

"The best way to experience theatrically-inclined composers such as Mozart is in the music’s native habitat: the opera house, where grand singing, engaging...

Newmark Theatre  
Much Ado About Nothing

"Using an approach introduced by director Gordon Barr at Glasgow’s Bard in the Botanics, Bag & Baggage brings gender fluidity to one of Shakespeare’s most...

The Vault Theater  
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  
Original Practice Shakespeare Festival

Check out OPS's website for their full schedule of events and location details! OPS Fest brings a new style of Shakespearean performance to the Portland...

Parks around Portland  
PDX Pop Now

PDX Pop Now! returns for its annual free, all-ages festival showcasing Portland’s incredibly diverse musical talent. Check out their website for a full...

Audiocinema  
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  
Piano Push Play

Founded by Megan McGeorge in 2012, Piano Push Play invites local artists to transform old, donated pianos into whimsical works of art. Each instrument is...

Citywide  
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 Queer Comedy Festival

Portland Queer Comedy Festival is the first multi-day, multi-venue queer-performer focused comedy festival in the United States. Produced by Belinda Carroll...

Various locations  
Portland Zine Symposium

The Portland Zine Symposium is an organization that hosts, among other events, a yearly free conference and zine social exploring facets of independent...

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)  
She was/is: Stephanie Hatch

"Hatch’s vibrant mixed-media collages grapple with “beauty, identity, and transformation, particularly in relation to the way society speaks of, and seeks to...

Wolff Gallery  
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 year, 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)  
Travels on the Silk Road

Join us on a journey along the ancient trade route during Lan Su’s celebration of the Silk Road. Discover the Silk Road in July & August at Lan Su with...

 
Wicked

"Perhaps the most bewitching and beloved of 21st-century musicals, this distant cousin of The Wizard of Oz packs surprising substance beneath bright, bubbly...

Keller Auditorium  
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  
Stumptown Cluster - Portland Kennel Club Dog Show

Friday: Specialty Breeds Day - Doors open to the public at 8 a.m. Saturday & Sunday: All Breeds - Judging begins at 8 a.m.

Portland Expo Center, Halls D & E  
Adventure Van Expo

The Adventure Van Expo is a free show to check out customized adventure vans (mostly built-out Mercedes Sprinters, Ford Transits and Dodge Promasters)...

Mt. Hood Meadows  
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  
China Then and Now: Antique Furniture & Art Sale

Lan Su Chinese Garden and Asia America are partnering in July to showcase a series of antiques as well as artwork from artist Ningshu Fang. Traditionally...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
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  
Kids Cook at the Lents International Farmers Market

Kids Cook has a grant supporting the Lents International Farmers Market that allows them to provide these classes to the community for free, though...

Lents Farmers Market  
Lavender U-Pick at Wayward Winds

An abundance of the most fragrant and beautiful lavender in existence is available for U-pick at one of the largest lavender fields in Oregon. Experience...

Wayward Winds Lavender Farm  
Portland's World's Fair: Souvenirs of the Lewis and Clark Exposition

In 1905, Portland welcomed visitors to the city’s first—and only—world’s fair. The Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition highlighted the area’s industrial...

Pittock Mansion  
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  
Outer Northeast Portland Sunday Parkways

Sunday Parkways is a wonderful opportunity for you and your family to get out and be active right in your own neighborhood. You can walk, bike, run, roll,...

Multiple locations  
Portland Drag Queen Brunch

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

Night Light Lounge  
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  
Scooperfest

The ScooperFest is the best family-friendly event in the region. You'll find all-you-can-eat ice cream from the best manufacturers in the country for one...

Pioneer Courthouse Square  
Villain Arts: Portland Tattoo Arts Convention

Featuring artists and vendors, live entertainment, tattoo contests, seminars and more.

Oregon Convention Center  
Wellness Farmers Market

Running from May-October at Coalition Brewing, the Wellness Farmers Market is focused on bringing together local CBD vendors in a fun and vibrant setting....

Coalition Brewery  
 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  
Barbara Peacock: American Bedroom

Exhibit on display: July 3–28, 2019. First Wednesday* opening reception: July 3, 6-9 p.m. *Blue Sky will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Artist talk with...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Nancy Floyd: Weathering Time

Exhibit on display: July 3–28, 2019. First Wednesday* opening reception: July 3, 6-9 p.m. *Blue Sky will be closed on Thursday, July 4. Artist talk with...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
William Matheson - Antigen

Antigen, William Matheson’s fourth solo exhibition at Nationale, is an intimate meditation on memory, loss and the desire to preserve life in the face of...

Nationale  
Art Museum Family 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  
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  
Mississippi Avenue Food & Drink Tour

Join Portland's oldest food tour company, Forktown, to check out Mississippi Avenue. This historic Portland neighborhood is artsy, eclectic and has loads of...

Mee Sen Thai Eatery  
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  
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  
Lecture: Squirrels, Tigers and Towering Peaks: Style and Symbols in Korean Ink Painting

Sangah Kim, Cowles Curatorial Fellow in Asian Art, explores the vibrant range of brushwork found in Korean ink painting and unpacks the meaning of popular...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Lecture: Squirrels, Tigers and Towering Peaks: Style and Symbols in Korean Ink Painting

Sangah Kim, Cowles Curatorial Fellow in Asian Art, explores the vibrant range of brushwork found in Korean ink painting and unpacks the meaning of popular...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Matilda

Matilda 2pm

"Feeling put down and bossed around? Your special qualities going unrecognized? Want to set things right? Well, then you’ll likely relate to the title...

Lakewood Center for the Arts  
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  
Brasada Ranch Feast from the Fire

Set amongst the stunning backdrop of the snow-capped Cascades, Feast From the Fire brings you the best local breweries and distilleries, fresh ingredients...

Brasada Ranch  
Master Class: Croquembouche

This tower of cream puffs held together with mere caramel is the traditional wedding cake in France, but is also made for anything you care to celebrate with...

Pix Patisserie  
Pickin' On Sundays

Doug Fir's 13th Annual Outdoor Music Series: Free every Sunday on the patio. Now in its 13th year on the Doug Fir Patio, Pickin' On Sundays is a fun, free...

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge, Patio  
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  
Meyer Music with Edgar Meyer, George Meyer & Cornelia Heard

Chamber Music Northwest is proud to present the entire Meyer Family – Cornelia Heard, George Meyer and Edgar Meyer – along with friends Fred Sherry and Paul...

Lincoln Performance Hall  
Meyer Music with Edgar Meyer, George Meyer & Cornelia Heard

Chamber Music Northwest is proud to present the entire Meyer Family – Cornelia Heard, George Meyer and Edgar Meyer – along with friends Fred Sherry and Paul...

Kaul Auditorium  
Spritz Sundays

Join up to drink Italian Spritz on Enoteca Nostrana's patio. Every Sunday starting on June 2 through September, Enoteca will host a Spritz Sunday party on...

Enoteca Nostrana  
Opera at Blakeslee Winery

Join the Aquilon Young Artists for an evening of opera in the vineyard. Nothing goes better together than great music and world-class wine! Singing beloved...

Blakeslee Vineyard Estate  
Comedian Andrew Rivers

Andrew's very fun and personal storytelling comedy, combined with his exemplary work ethic, has earned him high praise from some of the best comedians in the...

The Siren Theater  
CoHo Summerfest 2019: Summerfest Ruckus

Featuring Catherine Egan, Jet Black Pearl, Matt Sheehy, Kayla Banks, Ashley Morton, Claire Rigsby, Keegan Kyle and more t.b.a. It’s the fest within the...

CoHo Theatre  
Will West & The Friendly Strangers

Longtime Portland folk/Americana/soul outfit releasing a new EP. With: Groovy Wallpaper, Kathryn Claire.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
A Tribe Called Red

Bursting forth from Canada's capital, native Producer/DJ crew A Tribe Called Red is producing a truly unique sound that's impacting the global electronic...

Wonder Ballroom  
A Tribe Called Red

Ottawa DJ crew A Tribe Called Red blends traditional First Nations music, hip-hop, and EDM to create what they call “powwow-step.” By allowing past and...

Wonder Ballroom  
Drugdealer

Michael Collins' shape-shifting, sonically rich psychedelic pop project with a new LP Raw Honey. With: Donny Benet.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
The Space Lady

Cosmic outsider music from nomadic musical legend. With: Ancient Pools, Drama Bahama.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Portland Art Museum Rental Sales Gallery Exhibit

On view through August 4, 2019. The Cannon Beach Arts Association is pleased to present an exhibit of over 50 Pacific Northwest artists whose work is...

Cannon Beach Gallery  

Sunday, July 21

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