Events

Saturday, August 10

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  
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  
Beloved Festival

Explore a weekend of sacred music from around the world, interactive art installations, live painting, local organic cuisine and educational programming —...

Tidewater Falls  
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  
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  
Jaik Faulk

"The last show in Nationale’s Division Street space before a move to a new location will be its sixth to feature paintings by Faulk, part of the gallery’s...

Nationale, 3360 S.E. Division St. Portland, OR  
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  
Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts

For 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  
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 Burger Week

IT’S BACK. The Portland Mercury’s Burger Week is finally here! From Aug. 5-10, 2019, restaurants, bars and brewhouses across Portland offer one-of-a-kind...

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  
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  
South Pacific

"Now 70 years old and still a marvelous model of the American musical, this Rodgers & Hammerstein classic about Americans stationed overseas during World War...

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  
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...

 
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  
Portland Farmers Market at Portland State University

The Portland Farmers Market at Portland State University will be open every Saturday, year round. April through October hours are 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m....

Portland Farmer's Market at PSU  
Superpower Dogs: Sensory Friendly Screening

Ricochet invites you to a special sensory-friendly screening of SuperPower Dogs. Sensory-friendly showings provide families and individuals with varying...

Empirical Theater at OMSI  
All-Inclusive Willamette Valley Wine & Lunch Tour

Experience the best of Willamette Valley wine country on an all-inclusive guided wine-tasting tour from Portland. With a small group of fellow wine lovers,...

Willamette Valley Wine Country  
Brewvana's Coffee, Beer & Donuts Tour

Although Seattle comes in first when it comes to coffee culture, Portland has learned a lot from its neighbors and comes in close second. Brewvana has an...

Various locations  
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: Gail Owen & Katie Preston

See new work by artists Gail Owen and Katie Preston on display in Lan Su Chinese Garden’s pavilions in August and September, 2019. Lan Su hosts artists each...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Behind the Shoji - Hokkaido Marketplace

The popular show and sale event Behind the Shoji returns to the Portland Japanese Garden. This year, in collaboration with the 60th anniversary of the...

Portland Japanese Garden  
Celebrate Amazing Dogs

Come meet some amazing and hardworking assistance and rescue dogs at OMSI. OMSI will be celebrating International Assistance Dog Week and its newest movie,...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry), Front Plaza  
Making Space

New work from Josh DeWeese and Linda Sikora.

Eutectic Gallery  
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  
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  
Alberta Street Fair

The 22nd annual Alberta Street Fair returns Aug. 10, 2019, offering an eclectic mix of activities and events that could only be found on Alberta Street....

Northeast Alberta Sreet between N.E. 11th and 30th avenues  
Bacon Eggs & Kegs

Home of the original 30-foot Bloody Mary Bar! Bacon Eggs & Kegs is the perfect celebration for foodie fanatics, local brew lovers, brunch enthusiasts and...

Commons @ Rose Quarter  
It's Summer!

PDX Contemporary Art presents It's Summer!, a group exhibition bringing together the work of 28 artists with new pieces fresh from their studios.

PDX Contemporary Art  
Omamori

Omamori 11am

Omamori is an art show with visiting Japanese artists, Cozy Factory. Opening reception August 3, 1-5 p.m.

Hello! Good Morning!  
Portland Drag Queen Brunch

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

Night Light Lounge  
August Nature Programs at the Tillamook Forest Center

Are you looking for something fun to do in the forest? Join the Tillamook Forest Center staff for a variety of fascinating, forest-related programs. From...

Tillamook Forest Center  
 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  
Anton Gautama: Home Sweet Home

What is a home? To many Chinese-Indonesians, home is not simply a structure—it is physical evidence of their aspirations, struggles and love. While...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Christos J. Palios: Conversations

Meals have traditionally been a time for connection. The table is seen as a space to share time with family and friends, to relax and to bond. Cell phones...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Converge 45 Presents The Autopoets

Converge 45 is pleased to announce The Autopoets, the first exhibition of Artistic Director Lisa Dent's three-year program, Facing Between Centers. Presented...

Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery, Reed College  
Deepwood's 125th Birthday Party

Join Deepwood to celebrate its 125th birthday. Enjoy the beauty of the grounds with games, children's crafts, refreshments and acclaimed folk...

Deepwood Museum & Gardens  
Open Signal Fest

Open Signal Fest is a day-long celebratory explosion of media arts and community. Join up for a blowout of live performances, local bands, comedy, media...

Open Signal, Portland Community Media Center, 2766 N.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland, Oregon 97212  
Third Annual Pan African Festival

The Pan African Festival will be a day of celebration filled with food, vendors, live entertainment, a fashion show and much more. The goal beyond the day is...

Pioneer Courthouse Square  
Zimmerman House Tours: Summer Saturdays

The historic Zimmerman House was built in 1874 and was home to three generations of the Zimmerman Family. Their furnishings and personal articles remain in...

Zimmerman House  
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  
Chocolate 101 East Side Walking Tour

Chocolate Pursuit tours include spending the afternoon touring the dynamic and delicious craft chocolate and confection scene on Portland’s East Side. This...

Various locations  
Downtown & Farmer's Market Food & Drink Tour

Explore the gorgeous Portland Farmer's Market with Forktown. Forktown offers a little picnic of items curated from the market while your guide shares the...

Meeting details will be sent when tickets are purchased  
Portland Art Museum Public Tour: Seeing Science in Art

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

Portland Art Museum  
Buena Vista Social Club at Oregon's Salsa Music Fest

Oregon's Salsa Music Festival/Festival de la Salsa en Oregon presents a full day of family fun underneath the Hawthorne Bridge featuring performances by...

Eastbank Esplanade, Underneath the Hawthorne Bridge  
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  
 Menopause The Musical

Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra and memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more!...

Newmark Theatre  
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  
Footloose

Footloose 2pm, 7:30pm

"The highest goal of human freedom and justice is the ability of teenagers to go dancing. Well, at least that notion appears to be the dramatic engine moving...

Broadway Rose New Stage  
Weekend Tea

Each Saturday and Sunday, Pix offers a formal (but fun!) tea service with seatings at 2 and 3 p.m. The $38 menu includes a pot of tea from Townshend’s Tea...

Pix Patisserie  
Hair

Hair 2:30pm, 7:30pm

The S! Conservatory Alumni is a directing and choreographing opportunity for our S! Conservatory Alumni to work with professional mentors in sharpening their...

Brunish Theatre  
Art Museum Public Tour: Asian 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 Beers & Barrels Tour

The combination of beer and whiskey is a match made in heaven. Beer and whiskey are surprisingly similar in ingredients and process. In fact, you have to...

Various locations  
Whiskey 101

Join up for a look at the world of whiskey. Guests will sample a multitude of different whiskies and learn about how the aging process, barrel selection and...

Westward Whiskey Distillery  
Flat Out: Book Launch & Poetry Reading

Fuller Rosen Gallery is excited to launch Brandi Kruse's book Flat Out. Kruse will give a live reading from Flat Out and sign copies on Saturday August 10,...

Fuller Rosen Gallery, Suite 106  
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  
Great Outdoor BarFly Bus Tour Pub Crawl

It's a party on the patio all night long on the Great Outdoor BarFly Bus Tour! Take a BarFly Bus on the wild side and explore Portland's great outdoor bar...

BarFly Bus  
Stargazing Party

Be on Mount Hood as the sun sets and the stars come out to play. Get so close you feel like you can reach out and touch them. Relax on the deck while...

Mt. Hood Meadows  
The Mystery Box Show: True Stories All About Sex

“It’s like the This American Life of SEX!” Storytellers share their true sexual experiences in front of a live audience, offering a glimpse into one of the...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
 Menopause The Musical

Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra and memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more!...

Newmark Theatre  
Footloose

Footloose 7:30pm

"The highest goal of human freedom and justice is the ability of teenagers to go dancing. Well, at least that notion appears to be the dramatic engine moving...

Broadway Rose New Stage  
Fortune Feimster - The Mindy Project Star Live

Fortune Feimster is a breath of fresh air in a world filled with topical, politically charged comics. A Southern woman now living in L.A., Feimster is...

Helium Comedy Club  
Glass's In the Penal Colony

"Continuing its specialty with “pocket opera,” chamber operas by modern composers, Portland Opera brings back innovative director Jerry Mouawad (co-founder...

Hampton Opera Center, The Gregory K. and Mary Chomenko Hinckley Studio Theatre  
Hair

Hair 7:30pm

The S! Conservatory Alumni is a directing and choreographing opportunity for our S! Conservatory Alumni to work with professional mentors in sharpening their...

Brunish Theatre  
Marc Maron - Hey, There’s More Tour

For over 30 years, Marc Maron has been writing and performing comedy for print, stage, radio, online and television. Best known for his hit landmark podcast,...

Revolution Hall  
Matilda

Matilda 7:30pm

"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  
How I Learned to Drive by Paula Vogel

Twilight Theater Company, the community theater that brings you “Entertainment with Edge,” announces its upcoming production of How I Learned to Drive, by...

Twilight Theater Company  
Laughrodisiac Comedy Showcase

An evening of stand-up comedy, followed by dancing and play spaces. Hosted by Chris Smith and Ben Warren. Past comedians include Shane Mauss (appearances on...

Club Sanctuary  
Shawn Mullins

After a series of indie record releases, Shawn Mullins’ critical breakthrough came when 1998 Soul’s Core album shot him to fame on the strength of its...

Aladdin Theater  
 The Accidentals

Multi-instrumentalist indie-pop power trio. With: Megan Slankard.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Flynt Flossy and Turquoise Jeep

The inventive and hilarious "Lemme Smang It" MC with an explosive live show and new self-help book.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Shaed / Half Alive

Based in Washington D.C., electro-pop trio Shaed balance effervescence and atmosphere. Consisting of lead singer and one-time solo artist Chelsea Lee and...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
The Powell Brothers & Austin Jenckes

The Powell Brothers and Austin Jenckes are coming together for a night of country/Americana sounds and thoughtful songwriting. The group is fronted by...

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill  
Tropitaal: A Desi Latino Soundclash with DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid

Take the sultry vibe of the Latin American Tropics, combine with the rhythm of India ("Taal") and stir into Tropitaal, a Desi/Latino Soundclash where the...

Goodfoot Pub & Lounge  
Fortune Feimster - The Mindy Project Star Live

Fortune Feimster is a breath of fresh air in a world filled with topical, politically charged comics. A Southern woman now living in L.A., Feimster is...

Helium Comedy Club  

Saturday, August 10

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