Don’t miss out on any of the local culture going down in Portland.

Farmers Market

Chef demonstrations, kids’ cooking classes, market music, and a lineup of food-education events make this bustling market a special destination. Open Year Round - 8:30 am to 2:00 pm Saturdays (March-Oct) Portland State University

Doug Fir Lounge

A series of free afternoon concerts with food and drink specials on the Doug Fir Patio. Every Sunday in the Summer from 3pm-7pm (7/09 - 8/27)

Flicks on the Bricks

On five Friday evenings in July and August, the Square will be transformed into Portland’s largest outdoor movie theater for the entire community to enjoy! (7/21, 7/28, 8/04, 8/11, 8/18) Portland Courthouse Square

First Thursday Gallery Walks/PADA

Galleries and stores throughout the Pearl District open their doors to the public for art viewing and sales, often complemented by food, drink, street vendors, and other fun action.
Participating Museums (Augen, Blackfish, Bullseye, Butters, Froelick, Charles Hartman, Elizabeth Leach, PDX Contemporary Art, Laura Russo, and 23 Sandy.)

Forest Park Hikes

Hike Forest Park – trails, trailheads, restrooms, parking access, and hiking distances.

Portland Saturday Market

An arts & crafts market open every weekend March through December 24. It also hosts a holiday “Festival of the Last-Minute” weekday market the week prior to Christmas. Saturdays - 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sundays - 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Free fitness classes (Aerobics, Tai Chi and Yoga, Zumba and U-Jam). Various Days
Free admission to pools for open play. Various Days
The mission of the Oregon State Fair & Exposition Center is to provide a reason and a place for all people to gather, connect, learn, embrace excellence in all forms, and celebrate the achievements of Oregonians. August 25th - September 4th

Green Living Fair

Learn about sustainable lifestyles, renewable energy, organic gardening, small-scale farming, and green construction. August 5th-6th