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 festivals, concerts, comedy, trivia, happy hours, movies, & 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: Things From Another World, Sloan Boutique, VertueLab & More!

    Here are the latest job listings on PDX Pipeline for this week including Albertina Kerr, Crook County & More! The post New Portland Jobs: Things From Another World, Sloan Boutique, VertueLab & More! first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post New Portland Jobs: Things From Another World, Sloan Boutique, VertueLab & More! appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($40): Terrapin Twirl: A Grateful Dead Dance Party @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ DJ Takimba and Friends and a Liquid Light Show

    Join Crystal Ballroom on August 2 for a dance party celebrating Jerry Garcia's life and music! The post Win Tickets ($40): Terrapin Twirl: A Grateful Dead Dance Party @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ DJ Takimba and Friends and a Liquid Light Show first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($40): Terrapin Twirl: A Grateful Dead Dance Party @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ DJ Takimba and Friends and a Liquid Light Show appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Villains Era The Drag Show @ UnderBar | Hosted by Savannah O Bennington

    July 20 @ UnderBar - UnderBar’s Monthly Villains Themed Drag Show. Hosted By Savannah O Bennington. The post Villains Era The Drag Show @ UnderBar | Hosted by Savannah O Bennington first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Villains Era The Drag Show @ UnderBar | Hosted by Savannah O Bennington appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Keepin It Klassy Pride Drag and Comedy Show @ Escape Bar & Grill | Hosted By Savannah O Bennington

    July 19 @ Escape Bar & Grill - Come enjoy Delicious Food, Great Drinks, and INCREDIBLE Performances. The post Keepin It Klassy Pride Drag and Comedy Show @ Escape Bar & Grill | Hosted By Savannah O Bennington first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Keepin It Klassy Pride Drag and Comedy Show @ Escape Bar & Grill | Hosted By Savannah O Bennington appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Laugh Basement Comedy Show @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Featuring Bernice Ye, 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 Bernice Ye, Hosted by Hewitt Pagenstecher, DJ BHOLT first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Laugh Basement Comedy Show @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Featuring Bernice Ye, Hosted by Hewitt Pagenstecher, DJ BHOLT appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • 40th Anniversary Celebration w/ The Portland Festival Symphony @ Pioneer Courthouse Square | Free Concert, Cupcakes, Giveaways

    Join The Square and Portland Festival Symphony on July 20 to commemorate 40 years of Portland's Living Room! The post 40th Anniversary Celebration w/ The Portland Festival Symphony @ Pioneer Courthouse Square | Free Concert, Cupcakes, Giveaways first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post 40th Anniversary Celebration w/ The Portland Festival Symphony @ Pioneer Courthouse Square | Free Concert, Cupcakes, Giveaways appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($20): Lost Ox @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | 9PM, Genre Blending Jammers, The String Cheese Incident Afterparty

    July 25 @ The Goodfoot - Portland’s face-melting jam masters, Lost Ox, are throwing a late night afterparty following The String Cheese Incident’s Edgefield show. The post Win Tickets ($20): Lost Ox @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | 9PM, Genre Blending Jammers, The String Cheese Incident Afterparty first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($20): Lost Ox @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | 9PM, Genre Blending Jammers, The String Cheese Incident Afterparty appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($54): Robert DeLong and Atlas Genius @ Mission Theater | Electronic, House, Dubstep

    October 14 @ Mission Theater - On Playlist of Doom, Robert DeLong's fourth full-length album, Robert embraces a sense of raw honesty that seeps through the cleverly-crafted lyrics. The post Win Tickets ($54): Robert DeLong and Atlas Genius @ Mission Theater | Electronic, House, Dubstep first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($54): Robert DeLong and Atlas Genius @ Mission Theater | Electronic, House, Dubstep appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($80): Grammy Winners The Infamous Stringdusters / Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway (Night 2) @ Revolution Hall | Bluegrass

    August 7 @ Revolution Hall - Inspired by self-reflection and a strong sense of solidarity, the project documents the Grammy Award-winning group's remarkable growth as instrumentalists as well as songwriters. The post Win Tickets ($80): Grammy Winners The Infamous Stringdusters / Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway (Night 2) @ Revolution Hall | Bluegrass first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($80): Grammy Winners The Infamous Stringdusters / Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway (Night 2) @ Revolution Hall | Bluegrass 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.