Delegates Love Portland

There's plenty for delegates to fall in love with before, during, and after the meeting.

Portland and Delegates:
A Love Story

Whether it’s exploring one of the world’s most famous bookstores, taking in the region’s breathtaking natural beauty, shopping for treasures (tax-free!), or dining (and wining and beer-ing) through Portland’s famed food and drink scene, delegates find lots to love before, during and after the meeting.

Here’s some of what delegates love:

Tax-Free Shopping

No sales tax means built-in savings at big brands and boutiques, for major brands and made-here designs.

Craft Beer Capital of the World

Portland is home to more breweries than any other city on earth (75 and counting!).

Culinary Wizardry

Portland’s food scene is filled with acclaimed chefs who make the most of local ingredients.

Nonstop Nightlife

After-hours fun here includes dancing, clubs and unexpected diversions like ping-pong.

Culture on Every Corner

Portland arts include established companies and museums as well as avant-garde performances and eclectic galleries.

Regional Destinations

The city’s surrounded by the Columbia River Gorge, Willamette Valley Wine Country, Mount Hood and the Oregon Coast.