Holidays in Portland are really the start of the city’s coziest season. Travelers will find a never-ending supply of thoughtful, handmade trinkets and gifts to give their loved ones. Those looking to escape the early winter chill will find a bounty of warm drinks and comforting meals. And folks wanting to celebrate the holidays can follow the lights and sounds of the season.
The Benson Portland Curio Collection by Hilton invites the public back once again for a live unveili…
The Portland Farmers Market at Portland State University will be open every Saturday, year-round. Ap…
Chabad of Oregon will light Portland’s Public Hanukkah menorah at Pioneer Courthouse Square each n…
Portland’s small business community is coming together to put the fun back into holiday shopping. …
Unique Markets Pop-Ups are creative, modern marketplaces that help independent designers, artists an…
Cinnamon Bear and his friends from Maybeland are back this holiday season to spread holiday cheer. T…
Pittock Mansion transforms into a Winter Wonderland for this year’s Christmas display. Experience …
Black Artists of Oregon, highlighting and celebrating the work of Black artists in and outside the c…
Today is a beautiful day to explore all that Portland has to offer. This page lists the best Portland events, festivals, concerts, tours and exhibitions that are happening today.
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What Interests You?
Whether you are a history buff, a wine connoisseur, just learning how to paddleboard or love watching a great game of basketball you’ll find what you’re looking for — or maybe a new passion — in Portland.
Art gallery wanderers, theater lovers and those with a curious eye will find something to marvel at in this creative city.
Portland is the craft beer capital and home to 70+ breweries. (No wonder we call it “Beervana!”)
Learn all about cannabis in Portland including: where you can and can't smoke weed, cannabis tours and more.
Powered by a collective of artisanal spirit makers, Portland's craft distilling era has come of age.
“Food” in Portland can mean so many things, and there’s always more delicious exploring to be done — from food carts to farmers’ markets (and award-winning restaurants, of course), the Portland food scene is an eclectic culinary haven.
Portland is a hub for artists, entrepreneurs and creators alike, with community studios, warehouses and makerspaces that let you DIY your way around town.
Portland’s musical offerings are diverse as the city itself, with options including indie rock, jazz, classical, pop and more.
Nightlife in Portland doesn't mean just hitting the club. Portland comes to life after hours with open mic nights, comedy, karaoke spots, delicious late-night eats, swanky bowling, and plenty of venues for any kind of music.
The perfect launchpad for outdoor activities and adventure with snow-capped mountains, the Pacific Ocean, countless rivers, forested hikes and beautiful urban gardens, Portland has something for every type of outdoor enthusiast.
From seeing a soccer match with the Timbers Army to rooting for Rip City and the Trail Blazers, Portland loves its sports.
With wine country in its backyard, Portland overflows with wine bars and urban wineries, offering special varietals from around the world.
As the trees change color and the weather cools, Portland’s calendar fills with cultural, wine and autumnal events.
Portland's arts and culture scenes are in full swing during the long nights of winter when the city comes to life with special activities and events.
Springtime in Portland brings plenty of showers and new growth, along with only-in-Portland activities and celebrations of beer, food, fiestas and flowers.
Whether it’s your first time visiting Portland or you’re looking for something new to discover, there are plenty of events to entertain and welcome you to the City of Roses. With something happening every month, the biggest challenge is narrowing down the abundance of choices. Perhaps these handy tours and itineraries can help find things of interest and plan your next trip to Stumptown. But, with a never-ending roster of events in Portland, you’re sure to find plenty worth celebrating every month of the year.
From folk music to dog shows, Portland kicks off the year with an eclectic assortment of events.
February in Portland is the perfect month to explore live music, dancing, cultural festivals and more.
Shop, eat, dance and cheer your way through the last of winter with these March events in Portland.
Portland's "festival season" warms up every June with the Portland Rose Festival, plentiful outdoor concerts and celebrations of cultural heritage.
July in Portland is a busy time, with a variety of live music, beer fests and film events to take in.
Biking across bridges and cheering on soapbox racers are two of many great August events in Portland.
As summer winds down, Portland ups the ante with performance art, live music and dining events throughout September.
October events in Portland include a giant pumpkin race, "can't miss" film festival, corn mazes, haunted houses and other autumn and Halloween-themed events.
Portland in November gets cozy with downtown’s holiday tree lighting, Willamette Valley wine tasting and a festival to help you find a great book.
We love this city, and we love to celebrate it together. The many annual festivals thrown throughout the year are one way Portlanders do just that. You can sample the area’s bounty and explore your love of food at the many farmers’ markets and food festivals throughout the year. Also, with beer festivals and events happening every month, you can quench your thirst while discovering new favorites. Maybe you love film, theater, culture or something a little offbeat; you can bet that Portland loves it, too. Find a festival or celebration that is just right for you in Portland.
With a never-ending roster of events in Portland, you’re sure to find plenty worth celebrating every month of the year. Here are 54 of our favorites.
We’ve collected PDX’s best foodie events to help you make the most of what our sweet and savory city has to offer all year round.
Portland isn't shy about its love of beer — the city has nearly as many beer festivals as it does breweries.
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