Portland Oregon Events

So, whether it’s an event or festival down on the waterfront, a show at Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, the Portland Symphony or Ballet, or the Portland Rose Festival, come check the events calendar and find out what is going on in the Rose City.

Looking for the freshest things to do in Portland?  Join our online Portland social network and you’ll get the weekly Portland events rundown posted on the blog each weekend so you’ll always know what’s going on in Portland.  Also visit our Portland Music Venues page if you are looking for clubs with Portland live music.

If you’re visiting Portland, don’t miss our Portland Attractions page for a huge list of local attractions and even more things to do.

Our mainstream Portland events venues are listed below, be sure to check the calendar for more local and community events.

Upcoming Portland Events

  • THIS WEEK in Portland: Concerts, Comedy, Trivia, Theater, Happy Hours, & More!

    A round up of what's going on in Portland this week including trivia, happy hours, live music, open mic & more! The post THIS WEEK in Portland: Concerts, Comedy, Trivia, Theater, Happy Hours, & More! first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post THIS WEEK in Portland: Concerts, Comedy, Trivia, Theater, Happy Hours, & More! appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • New Portland Jobs: Dark Horse Comics, 1985 Games, Venture Portland & More!

    Here are the latest job listings on PDX Pipeline for this week including McMenamins & More! The post New Portland Jobs: Dark Horse Comics, 1985 Games, Venture Portland & More! first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post New Portland Jobs: Dark Horse Comics, 1985 Games, Venture Portland & More! appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Night Flight Presents SEA OF DREAMS – An Underwater Circus @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Aerialists, Hand-balancers, Contortionists & More!

    February 29-March 2 @ Alberta Rose Theatre - Night Flight proudly presents SEA OF DREAMS, a dazzling circus spectacular featuring aerialists, hand-balancers, contortionists and more! The post Night Flight Presents SEA OF DREAMS – An Underwater Circus @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Aerialists, Hand-balancers, Contortionists & More! first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Night Flight Presents SEA OF DREAMS – An Underwater Circus @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Aerialists, Hand-balancers, Contortionists & More! appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Laugh Basement Comedy Show @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Featuring Jamal Coleman, Hosted by Hewitt Pagenstecher, DJ BHOLT

    Mondays @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge - Laugh Basement is The Goodfoot’s stand-up comedy show featuring some of Portland’s funniest comedians. The post Laugh Basement Comedy Show @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Featuring Jamal Coleman, Hosted by Hewitt Pagenstecher, DJ BHOLT first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Laugh Basement Comedy Show @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Featuring Jamal Coleman, Hosted by Hewitt Pagenstecher, DJ BHOLT appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • 2024 Portland Spring Home & Garden Show @ Portland Expo Center | Remodelers, Urban Makers, Presentations, Demonstrations & More!

    The 2024 Portland Spring Home & Garden Show is the official source for home and garden inspiration - February 22-25 at the Portland Expo Center. The post 2024 Portland Spring Home & Garden Show @ Portland Expo Center | Remodelers, Urban Makers, Presentations, Demonstrations & More! first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post 2024 Portland Spring Home & Garden Show @ Portland Expo Center | Remodelers, Urban Makers, Presentations, Demonstrations & More! appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets: Super Secret Band @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Rock, Jazz

    February 29 @ The Goodfoot - a secret, funky, spacey festival band with rock fangs, jazz horns, and a powerful rhythm section. The post Win Tickets: Super Secret Band @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Rock, Jazz first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets: Super Secret Band @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Rock, Jazz appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($30): Goodfoot 23 Year Anniversary Party w/ Bodhi Mojo & Spunj | Psychedelic Quintet

    February 24 @ Goodfoot - Come celebrate our 23rd anniversary with Bodhi Mojo and Spunj. The post Win Tickets ($30): Goodfoot 23 Year Anniversary Party w/ Bodhi Mojo & Spunj | Psychedelic Quintet first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($30): Goodfoot 23 Year Anniversary Party w/ Bodhi Mojo & Spunj | Psychedelic Quintet appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($80): Rip City Comedy Fest ’24 – Lance Bang Presents Come Laugh With Us @ Crystal Ballroom | Featuring Girl God, Sean Patton, Steve Agee & Ruby Setnik

    The underground efforts of three former Portlander service industry workers returns as RIP CITY COMEDY FEST 2024 hits Portland May 2, 3 & 4. The post Win Tickets ($80): Rip City Comedy Fest ’24 – Lance Bang Presents Come Laugh With Us @ Crystal Ballroom | Featuring Girl God, Sean Patton, Steve Agee & Ruby Setnik first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($80): Rip City Comedy Fest ’24 – Lance Bang Presents Come Laugh With Us @ Crystal Ballroom | Featuring Girl God, Sean Patton, Steve Agee & Ruby Setnik appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($50): Petty Theft @ Mission Theater | San Francisco Tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

    August 9 @ Mission Theater - At the forefront of classic and contemporary American Rock and Roll, you are sure to find Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers. If you love great songs and rock n' roll music, you can't possibly help but be a huge fan of Tom Petty's musical catalogue and you will love PETTY THEFT! The post Win Tickets ($50): Petty Theft @ Mission Theater | San Francisco Tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($50): Petty Theft @ Mission Theater | San Francisco Tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($60): Taylor Rave @ Crystal Ballroom | A Taylor Swift Rave

    May 24 @ Crystal Ballroom - Taylor Rave: A night full of Taylor Swift remixes, originals, lasers, neons, balloons and more. Only Taylor all night. The post Win Tickets ($60): Taylor Rave @ Crystal Ballroom | A Taylor Swift Rave first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($60): Taylor Rave @ Crystal Ballroom | A Taylor Swift Rave appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

Portland Festival Events

Portland Rose Festival

Portland Waterfront Blues Festival

The Portland Oregon Zoo is popular for both locals and visitors.  And don’t miss Zoo Lights Portland Oregon, an annual holiday light show.

There are so many wonderful things to do in Portland, and when the sun comes out, the Tom McCall Riverfront Park is the place to be.  Droves of Portlanders head downtown to the waterfront for Portland Rose Festival Events, the annual Portland Blues Festival, and lots more!

Portland Dance Events

If you are in the mood for classical or modern dance performances, check these Portland dance events for some upcoming local performances.

Oregon Ballet Theatre – OBT

White Bird

BodyVox

Portland Theater Events

Portland theater events abound.  In fact, this is only a short list of the many Portland theaters in town.  From the avant garde, to Broadway, to children’s therater, in Portland, we have a wide range of theater events.  Purchase Event Tickets

Portland Center for the Performing Arts

Portland Center Stage

CoHo Productions

Brody Theatre

Imago

Oregon Children’s Theatre

Portland Music Events

This list covers the mainstream cultural Portland music events and doesn’t even attempt to address our massive live music scene of fantastic Portland bands and musicians playing all over town.  If you enjoy the opera or symphony, then Portland won’t disappoint you, and if your taste leans towards something less mainstream, then Portland has that too. Purchase Concert Tickets

Portland Opera

Portland Symphony

Portland Baroque Orchestra

Portland Symphonic Choir

Portland Taiko

Chamber Music Northwest

Portland Rose Garden Arena – Portland Rose Quarter

Portland Rose Quarter

The home to Portland sports events (the Portland Trailblazers) as well as big music venues, sports competitions, and other events.

Tickets to All Sporting Events

 

If you are looking for more ideas, visit our Things to Do in Portland page. Are we missing your Portland Oregon events or Portland theater from this page?  No problem, just contact us so we can add it, or add your own event to the Portland Oregon events calendar.