Shopping

Pick up everything in Portland (everything!) without sales tax. From handmade items to designer goods, you’ll find it all, tax-free.

With no sales tax in sight, Portland is a shoppers paradise. Explore the city’s vibrant maker scene and take home a made-in-Portland souvenir; go treasure hunting at one of the city’s many thrift stores; or spruce up your style at one of the several iconic brands that call Portland home. The city also fills its calendar with surprise pop-up shops, seasonal marketplaces and annual shopping events. To check out upcoming shopping events in Portland, visit our events calendar.

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Shopping Spots

These locations offer a huge range of locally made and big-brand items.

Shopping Events in Portland

Portland's shopping scene offers colorful bazaars where you can score locally-made goods at unbeatable prices. Better bring an extra suitcase!

Top 5

Outlet Stores & Malls

Discover big-box, tax-free shopping at these stores near Portland.

  • Columbia Gorge Outlets

    Columbia Gorge Outlets is home to 40 stores such as Coach, Eddie Bauer, Gap and Tommy Hilfiger. Located next to the Columbia River Gorge, a spectacular 80-mile long river canyon through the Cascade Mountains and a short distance from Multnomah Falls.

  • Woodburn Premium Outlets

    With more than 100 stores, Woodburn Premium Outlets is the largest tax-free outlet center in the West. Big name brands, skylight-covered walkways, and beautiful Northwest architecture and landscaping make this a unique and fun shopping experience.

  • Bridgeport Village

    Reminiscent of an open-air European-style shopping experience, with outdoor sound system, outdoor dining, a fire/water fountain, Italian gazebo and kiosks, and bicycle racks.

  • Washington Square Mall

    From shop-lined streets to expansive malls, you'll find great spots for tax-free shopping all around town — and beyond.

  • Columbia Sportswear Outlet Store – Sellwood

    Columbia Sportswear has been creating innovative apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment for outdoor enthusiasts since 1938. Pick up Columbia apparel and equipment for discounted prices at this outlet store.

Old-School Shopping

These local gems carry hidden treasures, including fashion and furniture, from times gone by.

Vintage Shopping in Portland

Browse costume jewelry, tailored suits and racks upon racks of dresses at Portland's nearly 50 vintage shopping destinations.

Antiquing in Portland

Mid-century furnishings, hardware, kitchsy collectibles and vintage lighting and furniture all await in Portland's carefully curated antiquing scene.

Vinyl Shopping in Portland

From vintage wax to new European imports, those rare releases you’ve been searching for are surely waiting at one of these rockin’ local vinyl stores.

Portland Streetwear Shops

Portland's laidback, chic aesthetic makes it the ideal home for streetwear. Shop ‘til you drop (tax-free, of course!) at these Portland streetwear shops.

Shop Local Makers

Explore Portland's ever-expanding maker and DIY ("do-it-yourself") culture.

Shop for Made-In-Portland Goods

These companies churn out consistently cool made-in-Portland products, from fashionable swimwear and accessories to leather goods and lighting.

Portland Jewelry Designers

Shop these Portland jewelry designers for beautiful, wearable art that exudes personal expression with a local touch.

Portland Designers of Color

Ready to upgrade your wardrobe, Portland-style? Turn heads with the latest fashions from these celebrated Portland designers of color.

Shop like a Local

Portland's neighborhoods offer all kinds of local shopping options and things to do.

Sneaker Culture in Portland

Dive into Portland's sneaker-obsessed culture, events, music and shopping.

The Portland Sneakerhead Scene

Casual collectors and seasoned sneakerheads can dive into the Portland sneakerhead scene at these Old Town Chinatown shops and businesses.

Sneaker Week

Sneaker Week offers fun events for sneaker addicts and footwear newbies alike.

Portland Shoe and Sportswear Brands

Portland is the athletic gear capital of America. Here's where to shop for the best designed-in-Portland shoes and sportswear.

More Tax-Free Shopping

Find inspiration for your next made-in-Portland shopping spree.

Upcoming Shopping Events

Take home a made-in-Portland souvenir at one of these upcoming shopping events.

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Rhododendron & Daffodil Show & Sale
Apr. 4–5, 2020

Rhododendron & Daffodil Show & Sale

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden Free

This annual show and sale returns every April to Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden. See gorgeous rhododendrons and daffodils on display, then stroll through the garden in full bloom — one of the city’s most iconic and beautiful natural areas.

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Portland Saturday Market
Ongoing

Portland Saturday Market

Tom McCall Waterfront Park Free

Open every Saturday and Sunday from March–December, Portland Saturday Market is the largest arts-and-crafts fair in the U.S.

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Unique Markets Portland Spring Pop-Up
Sunday, Apr. 19, 2020

Unique Markets Portland Spring Pop-Up

Leftbank Annex $10

Explore products made by more than 75 makers at this festival-like pop-up marketplace, which includes music, a kids activity area, free coffee, creative DIY experiences and demonstrations. Each $10 ticket includes: A gift from Jacobsen Salt Co. or Scout Books (for the first 500 people)A limited edition cotton toteFree drinks/coffee from Water Avenue CoffeeDemo with…

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Portland Night Market
Ongoing

Portland Night Market

Central Eastside Industrial District

The Portland Night Market showcases many unique businesses that call Portland home. Blending food, culture, music, drinks and retail together for an adventurous evening in the Central Eastside. Come meet some of Portland’s best makers and creators! The Portland Night Market is a bimonthly, free event and open to all ages.

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Bloom Runway
Friday, Apr. 24, 2020

Bloom Runway

Splash Worldwide – The Buck Building $40-$85, afterparty online price $10/door price $20

Experience Bloom Runway, a powerful, fashion-forward event with ready-to-wear brands and designers. This is a curated mix-and-mingle experience for cultured individuals celebrating fashion, style and live music. This annual fashion show showcases Portland’s most creative fashion talent and entrepreneurs from all different backgrounds and nationalities, while giving back to the community by mentoring peers and…

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Portland Flea + Food
Ongoing

Portland Flea + Food

Portland Flea Free

The Portland Flea + Food is a monthly market held on the last Sunday of the month in Portland, Oregon. Every market features 80+ local artists, makers, and curators of the best vintage, handmade and locally-sourced goods in town.

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Camas Plant and Garden Fair
Saturday, May 9, 2020

Camas Plant and Garden Fair

NE 4th Ave Camas, Washington 98607 Free

Held the day before Mother’s Day, the Camas Plant and Garden Fair draws in thousands of people to enjoy and explore an amazing selection of plants, trees, garden art and supplies, and much more provided by local growers and vendors. Kids’ activities, live music, entertainment, fresh food, and the shops and restaurants of Downtown Camas…

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St. Johns Bizarre & Parade
Saturday, May 9, 2020

St. Johns Bizarre & Parade

St Johns Portland, OR 97203 Free

EVENT CANCELED. Please visit the event website for current information. The St. Johns Bizarre is a uniquely crafted celebration that kicks off the summer street fair season in Portland with music, kids’ activities and more. Held annually on the second Saturday in May, the Bizarre brings music, crafts and food to the crowds attending the…

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Mother's Day Rhododendron Show & Sale
May 9–10, 2020

Mother's Day Rhododendron Show & Sale

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

Come and view gorgeous flowers at their peak bloom time, then pick bouquets for all the special moms in your life at this annual show and marketplace. All proceeds benefit Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden.

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Kenton Street Fair
Sunday, May 17, 2020

Kenton Street Fair

N. Denver Ave., Portland, OR 97217

For more than a decade, the Kenton neighborhood has hosted a lively street fair with multiple live music stages, 80+ vendors, food vendors and plenty of great businesses on the block.

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GeekCraft Expo
June 20–21, 2020

GeekCraft Expo

Oregon Convention Center Free

GeekCraft Expo is a curated craft market specializing in handmade, “geek”-themed crafts of all kinds; clothing, accessories, toys, home decoration, furniture, art . . . if it’s geeky and made by hand, it can be found at a GeekCraft Expo. Cosplay is highly encouraged and admission is free (you just need to pre-register).

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Last Thursday Art Walk on Alberta
Ongoing

Last Thursday Art Walk on Alberta

Alberta Street

This boisterous street fair attracts independent artists, performers, local bands, troupes of acrobats, buskers, makers and more to celebrate their art on Northeast Albera Street. Held year-round, the event is biggest from June through August, when the street is closed to traffic during the festivities from 15th Avenue to 30th Avenue.

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Portland Zine Symposium
July 20, 2019–July 12, 2020

Portland Zine Symposium

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)

The Portland Zine Symposium is an organization that hosts, among other events, a yearly free conference and zine social exploring facets of independent publishing and DIY culture. This event has been held in Portland, Oregon every summer since 2001 and hosts over 150 tablers from around the world each year, as well as many free…

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Division/Clinton Street Fair and Parade
Saturday, July 25, 2020

Division/Clinton Street Fair and Parade

Division & Clinton Streets × Free

Celebrate the funky charm of one of Southeast Portland’s oldest neighborhoods at the Division/Clinton District’s annual Street Fair and Parade. The morning parade along Division and Clinton Streets will kick off a full day of live music, family fun, children’s events, great food, interesting art, craft and community booths, sidewalk sales for bargain hunters, and…

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Crafty Wonderland Spring Art + Craft Market
Saturday, July 25, 2020

Crafty Wonderland Spring Art + Craft Market

Oregon Convention Center Free

Portland’s biannual art and craft fair boasts unique handmade wares from 225+ local vendors.

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Montavilla Street Fair
Ongoing

Montavilla Street Fair

Montavilla/East Tabor Business District × Free

Stroll down Stark Street and enjoy district businesses, vendors, a farmer’s market and family-friendly entertainment and activities.

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Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival
Aug. 6–8, 2020

Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival

Portland Expo Center $10 for all three days. 50% off admission coupon available at event website.

At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival, you will find a wide variety of sewing, quilting, needle-art and craft supply exhibits from many quality companies, along with make ‘n’ takes, free demos, daily door prize drawings and more.

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Alberta Street Fair
Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020

Alberta Street Fair

Northeast Alberta Sreet between N.E. 11th and 30th avenues

The annual Alberta Street Fair offers an eclectic mix of activities and events that could only be found on Alberta Street. Enjoy multiple stages of live music, a kids parade, local artists, great food, creative vendors, two beer gardens, pedicabs and lots of hands-on fun. Don’t miss creative fun all day and music until 9…

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Multnomah Days
Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020

Multnomah Days

Multnomah Village Free

Portland’s Multnomah Village is filled with character – as well as dozens of unique shops, galleries, restaurants, arts and more. The annual Multnomah Days Parade (dubbed “the biggest little parade in Portland”) is the neighborhood’s old-school street fair, starting with a parade and featuring vendors and performers from throughout the city (and beyond) the rest…

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Dahlia Festival
Aug. 29–Sept. 7, 2020

Dahlia Festival

Swan Island Dahlias

Portland’s annual Dahlia Festival is a must-see for the dahlia lover, or if you just love flowers. View over 400 floral arrangements of dahlias and over 15,000 cut dahlia blooms on display in the three indoor display rooms. This is the largest display put on by one grower anywhere in the United States. The annual…

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Renegade Craft Fair
Dec. 19–20, 2020

Renegade Craft Fair

Pure Space

Join Renegade Craft for a festive holiday weekend celebration in Portland featuring the country’s foremost voices in craft and design. Get your holiday shopping done while supporting emerging and established makers, all while enjoying rarities and remixes from local DJs, workshops, exceptional food trucks and cocktails.

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