Keep Portland Weird

It's not just the city's unofficial motto — it's a way of life.

  • Portland's weirdest events Local events keep the city weird all year long. Get wacky »
  • Weird museums Unusual exhibits offer extraordinary experiences and a glimpse of locals' obsessions. Check them out »
  • 1905 black and white photo showing four men standing in the door of the White Eagle Saloon.
    Haunted Portland Explore the city's paranormal side with spooky spots and spirited tours. Boo! »
  • Alternative lodging From micro cabins to converted schools, these spots keep it weird (and comfy). Sit back »
  • World Naked Bike Ride Portlanders bare their love for biking (and bodies) for this annual event on June 24. Do you dare? »

Independence, creativity, nonconformity … Whatever you call it, there’s something about Portland that brings out the odd in everyone. Here are a few of the ways we “Keep Portland Weird.”

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