Events

Sunday, September 22

1984

Always under the watchful eye of Big Brother, Winston has nowhere to turn and no one to trust as anyone or anything could be running surveillance on behalf...

Imago Theatre  
2019 Sci-Fi Film Fest

OMSI's fifth annual Sci-fi Film Fest is back! Experience futuristic dystopias, sinister artificial intelligence and riveting alien adventures with over 25...

Empirical Theater at OMSI  
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  
Borderland Stories – A Visual Report from the Texas-Mexico Border

Portland artist and Texas native Janie Lowe’s childhood memories of exploring the rugged landscape north of the Big Bend area are a stark contrast to the...

Antoinette Hatfield Hall  
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  
Eiko Otake: A Body in Places

A Body in Places is the omnibus title of Eiko’s first solo project, which started with her revisiting post-nuclear disaster Fukushima and her twelve hour...

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)  
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  
Many Shades of Being Darcelle: 52 Years of Fashion, 1967-2019

Portland’s own Darcelle XV (the stage name of Walter Cole) has been headlining the Darcelle XV Showplace cabaret club since 1973. In a career spanning over...

Oregon Historical Society  
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  
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 Film Festival

The Portland Queer Film Festival (PQFF)–formerly Portland Lesbian & Gay Film Festival–is now in its 23rd year. The festival showcases feature, documentary...

Cinema 21  
Ryan Pierce: Hot Hex

Ryan Pierce received his MFA from California College of the Arts in 2007, and a BFA from Oregon College of Art and Craft in 2003. His work has been shown...

Elizabeth Leach Gallery  
The Allegories by Jen Brown

Wolff Gallery is pleased to present The Allegories, a solo exhibition by narrative painter Jen Brown. In her dramatic yet detailed oil paintings, the artist...

Wolff Gallery  
The Corn Maize at the Pumpkin Patch

Portland’s original cornfield maze celebrates over 20 seasons at The Pumpkin Patch on beautiful Sauvie Island in Portland, Oregon. Craig Easterly, founder of...

The Pumpkin Patch  
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  
Building Bridges Family Music Festival

Portland Children’s Museum is proud to announce the first annual Building Bridges Family Music Festival, a community-building, tune-filled weekend designed...

Portland Children's Museum  
The SPARK Summit for Women

For the second year at the Alberta Rose, this two-day seminar focuses on women's empowerment and potential. Expect motivational speakers, shared experiences...

Alberta Rose Theatre  
Yoga Brunch Club

Join up for a Sunday Funday at the Crystal Ballroom and tackle your workout and brunch with friends all at the same time. Margo Kellison Lightburn presents...

McMenamins Crystal Ballroom  
A Streetcar Named Delicious Coffee Tour

A rich variety of renowned cafes and pioneering micro-roasters can be found in each of Portland’s diverse neighborhoods, but there’s no better way to explore...

Cup & Bar  
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  
First-Ever Sauvie Island Harvest Festival & Farmers Market

The first-ever Sauvie Island Harvest Festival & Farmers Market will feature: 30+ local Island and surrounding area VendorsLive music all day: Little Sue,...

Krugers Farm  
King Farmers Market

King Farmers Market offers the neighborhood 35 farmers and food artisans in a safe, family friendly place to spend a Sunday. Shoppers find breakfast and...

King Portland Farmers Market  
Luxury, All-Inclusive Willamette Valley Wine Tour

The driver covers all tasting fees with charcuterie plates ($150 value for full day, $90 value for half day). Experience the best of Willamette Valley wine...

Multiple locations  
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  
Sacred Season Series, Autumn: Journey Within

In this autumn edition of this series, start the journey within. Explore how the outer elements can reflect a deeper inner knowing. As it turns to autumn in...

Mt. Tabor Park Visitors Center  
Submarine Tech Tour

OMSI offers a Guided Tech Tour on the second and fourth Sunday of every month. This special tour guided by an actual submarine veteran is for those who would...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
Creative Workshops

Get creative! Radius Art offers opportunities for both the beginning and the experienced artist to learn the basics or build on their current skills. Learn...

Radius Community Art Studio  
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  
29th Annual Oregon Grape Stomp Championship & Harvest Celebration

Enjoy a relaxing day at the Willamette Valley Vineyards with wine tasting, food pairings, grape stomping and live music. Winery chef D.J. MacIntyre will also...

Willamette Valley Vineyards  
Earth & Ocean Arts Festival

Join up to celebrate the natural wonders of Cannon Beach through the blending of arts and ecology. The first annual Earth & Ocean Arts Festival offers the...

White Bird Gallery  
How I Became a Pirate

Avast, ye mateys! Set sail on a high-seas adventure with a motley crew of bumbling pirates as the fearsome Captain Braid Beard lands at a quiet family...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
Northeast Portland Sunday Parkways

Explore an 8-mile loop of Northeast Portland at the summer's last Sunday Parkways, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept. 22, 2019 in Northeast Portland! This is a...

Multiple locations  
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  
Summer Spirits Fest

Have a drink, see a show and shop locally at the annual Summer Spirits Fest, presented by Portland Saturday Market! Returning September 21-22, 11 a.m.-4:30...

Portland Saturday Market  
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  
 School Of Rock Portland Performs Repo Man Soundtrack

School Of Rock take on this epic album and soundtrack for the 1984 cult classic movie Repo Man.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
 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  
 Jennifer Thoreson: Testament

“I like to know and feel the moment where people fall apart, and saturate my work in it. I am seeking the moment of relief, and relishing in the moments just...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
24th Portland Polish Festival

More than 12,000 people attended last year's celebration recognizing Oregon's historic Polish neighborhood. The celebration is the oldest Polish festival in...

Polish Hall  
Josh Smith: The First Years

Josh Smith documents the changes—both monumental and subtle, internal and external, and positive and negative—that come with parenthood in his series The...

Blue Sky Gallery / Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts  
Not Ours Alone

Not ours Alone explores the tenuous relationship between humans and animals, bound together by the habitats we share. Participating Artists: Catherine...

Elisabeth Jones Art Center  
Portland2019 Biennial

Disjecta Contemporary Art Center is pleased to announce the Portland2019 Biennial, a survey of works by visual and performing artists who are defining and...

Disjecta Contemporary Art Center  
Art Museum Family Tour: Around the World

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  
School Of Rock Portland Performs Iron Maiden vs. Judas Priest

Two bands enter, only one of the British metal icons shall prevail.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Fourth Summer Sundays: Free Public Tours of the Oregon Holocaust Memorial

While the Oregon Holocaust Memorial is open during all park hours, on the following summer Sunday of Sept 22, knowledgeable OJMCHE docents will be on hand to...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
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  
Eclipsed

Eclipsed 2pm

Nobody wants these women. In a Magdalene Laundry, where the nuns regard them as mindless vessels of evil and their infants are forcibly put up for adoption,...

New Expressive Works  
Hans Coper's Milieu: Collector W.A. Ismay and Clay Fever

Introduced by guest curator Sandra Percival as part of Hans Coper - Less Means More. 2-3 p.m.: "I know my Geese are not all Swans" - W. A. Ismay A lecture...

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education  
How I Became a Pirate

Avast, ye mateys! Set sail on a high-seas adventure with a motley crew of bumbling pirates as the fearsome Captain Braid Beard lands at a quiet family...

Northwest Children's Theater and School  
In the Heights

In the Heights 2pm, 7:30pm

Winner of four Tony Awards: Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Choreography, Best Orchestrations. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s (Hamilton) Tony and Grammy...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Marjorie Prime

It’s the age of artificial intelligence, and 85-year-old Marjorie has been gifted an AI version of her deceased husband. As their interactions deepen, the...

Headwaters Theatre  
Northwest Art Song | Fem Love

New works exploring life & love, by acclaimed Northwest composers Renée Favand-See, Emerson Eads, Will White and Robert Kyr. Featuring some of Portland's...

The Old Church Concert Hall  
Plate o' Shrimp: A Repo Man Punk Rock Musical Parody

Tech Booth theatre presents Plate o' Shrimp: a Repo Man punk rock musical parody. Join up at the beautiful Chapel Theater for a live musical parody of the...

Chapel Theater  
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  
The Smell of the Kill

Twilight Theater Company, the community theater that brings you “Entertainment with Edge," announces its upcoming production of The Smell of the Kill by...

Twilight Theater Company  
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  
Glitterfest

Glitterfox is proud to announce Glitterfest, a full-day music festival in North Portland that will serve as the band’s album release party and bring together...

Green Anchors  
Eric Andre: Legalize Everything Tour

Eric Andre is the creator and host of Adult Swim’s hit series The Eric Andre Show. He’s also a writer and executive producer for the network’s new late night...

Revolution Hall  
Lost Voices of Hagia Sophia

Hear the story of how Cappella Romana became the first ensemble in the world to sing medieval Byzantine chant in the recreated, virtual acoustic of Hagia...

Portland Art Museum  
Serenity

Serenity 6pm

2019 OMSI Sci Fi Film Fest Selection. 2001: A Space Odyssey is a countdown to tomorrow, a road map to human destiny, a quest for the infinite. It is a...

Empirical Theater at OMSI  
Swift Watch at Chapman School

Every year in late August, one of Portland's most spectacular natural events begins: Thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in the city as they prepare to migrate...

Chapman Elementary School  
Tablao Artichoke: Espacio Flamenco and Mark Ferguson

September's Tablao Artichoke features special guest tocaor Mark Ferguson! Joining him are Espacio Flamenco dancers Lillie Last, Christina Lorentz and Nela...

Artichoke Music  
The Rocky Horror Show

Music, lyrics and book by Richard O’Brien. Directed by John Oules. Musical direction by Darcy White. Title Sponsors: ComForCare, Jeff and Joanne...

Lakewood Center for the Arts  
In the Heights

Winner of four Tony Awards: Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Choreography, Best Orchestrations. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s (Hamilton) Tony and Grammy...

Portland Center Stage at The Armory  
Kendall Concerts Presents The Heather Keizur Trio

Kendall Concerts: Music Under the Dome is a monthly planetarium concert series combining live performances with stunning visuals in riots of color, shape and...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry), Kendall Planetarium  
Marjorie Prime

Missing Link Theatre Company Presents: Marjorie Prime. It’s the age of artificial intelligence, and 85-year-old Marjorie — a jumble of disparate, fading...

Headwaters Theatre  
Oregon Symphony Presents a Night of Symphonic Hip Hop Featuring Wyclef Jean

Throughout his career, multi-Grammy Award-winning producer, actor, author and hip hop guitarist Wyclef Jean has skillfully blended hip hop with a variety of...

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall  
Andrew Duhon

New Orleans songwriter who No Depression calls "a soulmate of Van Morrison." With: Avid Dancer.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Andrew Duhon

New Orleans songwriter No Depression calls "a soulmate of Van Morrison." With: Avid Dancer.

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  
Pokey LaFarge

A mostly seated show with old-timey swing-influenced blues and folk songwriter Pokey LaFarge. With Jack Klatt

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  

Sunday, September 22

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