good for kids

Easter events in Portland

Spring is the harbinger of Easter festivities in Portland. Check out our favorite kid-friendly Easter egg hunts, annual picnics and candy-centric events.

Read More »

Spend spring break in Portland

Plan an epic spring break in Portland with our list of activities for families, friends, couples and solo travelers.

Read More »

When I grow up: Portland attractions for career-oriented kids

At these Portland attractions, your little ones can walk in the shoes of the heroes they idolize: police officers, firefighters, astronauts and sailors.

Read More »

Indoor activities for children

When Portland's weather prevents kids from running around outside, families can choose from dozens of awesome indoor activities.

Read More »

Yurt camping near Portland

Midway between primitive camping and “glamping” stands the modern-day yurt, a circular tent with electricity, heating, skylights, windows and wooden floors.

Read More »

Portland Winter Light Festival

Every February, the Portland Winter Light Festival covers the city's east side with imaginatively-shaped LED light displays.

Read More »

Ice skating in Portland and the region

Here are your best bets for ice skating in Portland and the region, from year-round indoor rinks to winter-only outdoor options.

Read More »

Portland toy stores

Whether you’re a parent looking for an educational game or a collector on the hunt for a vintage action figure, Portland’s toy stores deliver.

Read More »

Portland candy makers and chocolatiers

These seven Portland candy artisans craft unique sweets, be they creamy cacao confections, rainbow-colored candies or salty-sweet treats.

Read More »

Pumpkin patches in and near Portland

The Portland area has many farms with U-pick pumpkin patches and fun family activities like hayrides, corn mazes, petting zoos and cozy fall food and drink.

Read More »