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.

  • MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($2,000+): Alpaca Happy Hours, Wine on Water Sunset Cruise, Tulip Festival, Neil Diamond Experience & More!

    A round up of what's going on in Portland this weekend including live music, concerts, comedy, trivia, happy hours, movies & more! The post MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($2,000+): Alpaca Happy Hours, Wine on Water Sunset Cruise, Tulip Festival, Neil Diamond Experience & More! first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($2,000+): Alpaca Happy Hours, Wine on Water Sunset Cruise, Tulip Festival, Neil Diamond Experience & More! appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Portand in the News: Rare Hippo-Like Fossils; Oldest House Included in Potential Development Listing; Peaceful Places & More! | April 10, 2024

    Portland kitty Tony “Scarface” Baloney has made it to the finals of Nationwide’s “Wacky Pet Names” contest. Oregon beachcombers recently discovered rare fossils from extinct hippo-like mammals. And what's believed to be the oldest house in Portland, the Tigard/Rogers House is included in a land listing encouraging development. The post Portand in the News: Rare Hippo-Like Fossils; Oldest House Included in Potential Development Listing; Peaceful Places & More! | April 10, 2024 first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Portand in the News: Rare Hippo-Like Fossils; Oldest House Included in Potential Development Listing; Peaceful Places & More! | April 10, 2024 appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Blue Girl and the Burning Bushes @ JaJa PDX | Science-Fiction Circus Rave Opera

    Blue Girl and the Burning Bushes is a Science-Fiction Circus Rave Opera about the Return of the Goddess. The post Blue Girl and the Burning Bushes @ JaJa PDX | Science-Fiction Circus Rave Opera first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Blue Girl and the Burning Bushes @ JaJa PDX | Science-Fiction Circus Rave Opera appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • With Love From PDX Candle Workshop | Unleash Your Inner Artisan & Leave With Unique Handcrafted Candles

    April 20 @ With Love From PDX - Ignite your creativity with our Candle Crafting Workshop! Join us for a hands-on experience where you'll learn the art of candle making from start to finish. The post With Love From PDX Candle Workshop | Unleash Your Inner Artisan & Leave With Unique Handcrafted Candles first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post With Love From PDX Candle Workshop | Unleash Your Inner Artisan & Leave With Unique Handcrafted Candles appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($50): Portland General Electric Presents Homes of Tomorrow Today Tour | A New Construction Home Tour Showcasing Sustainable Homes

    The Homes of Tomorrow Today Tour presented by Portland General Electric returns April 19-21 to showcase newly constructed homes throughout the region demonstrating the best in sustainable building practices, comfort, and durability. The post Win Tickets ($50): Portland General Electric Presents Homes of Tomorrow Today Tour | A New Construction Home Tour Showcasing Sustainable Homes first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($50): Portland General Electric Presents Homes of Tomorrow Today Tour | A New Construction Home Tour Showcasing Sustainable Homes appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • World Premiere Documentary Short: The Power of Ceremony @ Clinton Street Theater | Earth Teachings for Future Generations

    Join Earth & Spirit Council on April 21 for the world premiere of their inspiring documentary, "The Power of Ceremony: Earth Teachings for Future Generations." The post World Premiere Documentary Short: The Power of Ceremony @ Clinton Street Theater | Earth Teachings for Future Generations first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post World Premiere Documentary Short: The Power of Ceremony @ Clinton Street Theater | Earth Teachings for Future Generations appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

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

  • New Portland Jobs: Perch Furniture, Bridgetown Trivia, Trimet & More!

    Here are the latest job listings on PDX Pipeline for this week including McMenamins & More! The post New Portland Jobs: Perch Furniture, Bridgetown Trivia, Trimet & More! first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post New Portland Jobs: Perch Furniture, Bridgetown Trivia, Trimet & More! appeared first on PDX Pipeline.

  • Win Tickets ($70): Rip City Comedy Fest ’24 – Jessica Michelle Singleton Early Show @ Mission Theater | Featuring Gabe Davis, Shain Brenden & Monica Nevi

    May 3 @ Mission Theater - Internationally touring comedy star, Jessica Michelle Singleton is a lovable maniac. The post Win Tickets ($70): Rip City Comedy Fest ’24 – Jessica Michelle Singleton Early Show @ Mission Theater | Featuring Gabe Davis, Shain Brenden & Monica Nevi first appeared on PDX Pipeline. The post Win Tickets ($70): Rip City Comedy Fest ’24 – Jessica Michelle Singleton Early Show @ Mission Theater | Featuring Gabe Davis, Shain Brenden & Monica Nevi 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.

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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.