PORTLAND METRO WEEKEND PLANNER
FEBRUARY 22-24, 2019
WIZARD WORLD COMIC CON
FRI-SUN – Meet superhuman celebrities like Aquaman Jason Momoa, Supergirl Mellissa Benoist, nine cast members from Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and more at Wizard World Portland.
PORTLAND JAZZ FESTIVAL
THROUGH MAR 3 – Listen to over 85 internationally recognized jazz master performances at the PDX Jazz Festival.
SPRING HOME & GARDEN SHOW
THROUGH SUN – The Portland Spring Home & Garden Show hosts hundreds of industry vendors with plants, exhibits, and displays. Take home ideas and inspiration.
NEWPORT SEAFOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
THROUGH SUN – Enjoy a winter on the coast with the best seafood and wine in our region. Over 150 premier Northwest wines and culinary professionals will be in attendance as well as regional artists for the 42nd Annual event.
NW ROCK SHOW
FRI-SUN – Browse rocks from the Northwest with over 30 exhibits during the 68th Annual Oregon Agate & Mineral Show.
FRI-SUN – Try out the free driving range, view the latest products in the industry, and learn new techniques from seminars at the Portland Golf Show.
THROUGH MARCH 3 – Andrew Lloyd Webber’s rock musical Jesus Christ Superstar features hit songs and a powerful story at the Brunish Theatre.
PORTLAND FLEA & FOOD
SUN – This market is held on the last Sunday of the month, every market features over 40 local artists, makers, and vintage experts. Checkout locally sourced goods and crafts.
RAPTOR ROAD TRIP
THROUGH SUN – Kruger’s Farm Market hosts Raptor Road Trip with guided bird tours, see raptors, falcons, hawks and displays. Bring your binoculars for a spectacular view.
THROUGH SUN – The Starlings Present a family-friendly and interactive puppet show at the Northwest Children’s Theater.
SAT –Join the Portland Women’s Football team the Fighting Shockwaves for Bingo Night with raffle prizes and dinner.
AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL
THROUGH MARCH 2 – The Cascade Festival of African Films at the Hollywood Theatre hosts films through March 2nd. Watch short films and documentaries by emerging African directors.
A DOLL’S HOUSE
THROUGH MARCH 3 – A Doll’s House: Part 2 features a woman starting over on a new journey.
COSMIC SNOW TUBING
THROUGH MAR 22 – Head to the best party on the mountain with over half a million LED lights, laser light shows and colored lights with a DJ as you enjoy tubing down the mountain. Check online for dates FRI-SAT through March 22nd at Mt. Hood Skibowl.
VANCOUVER METRO EVENTS
SAT – Listen to the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and enjoy headliners with a classical touch.
HOPWORKS URBAN BREWERY
SAT – Hopworks Urban Brewery in Vancouver hosts a 5k beer run to celebrate the 2019 season. Enjoy live music, giveaways, activities, and amazing food.
VANCOUVER LAKE HALF MARATHON
SUN – Head to this flat course to compete for a medal, or join others on a 4-mile walk with the Clark County Running Club.
THROUGH SUN – The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Journey Theater takes viewers on a musical journey and a look into the life of fourteen-year-old adventurous Tom.
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- Fighting With My Family
- How to Train Your Dragon
- Run the Race
- Iron Orchard
- Total Dhamaal
- Prosecuting Evil