PORTLAND METRO WEEKEND PLANNER
JULY 26-28, 2019
SAT – Raise a glass to the athletes and horses during Polo Noir, listen to live Grammy-winning music acts, and enjoy local wine.
MOVIES ON THE ROOF
THROUGH SUN – Top Down Rooftop Cinema caters music, cocktails, beer, BBQ, and films at dusk. Bring a chair, pillow, or blanket to enjoy a night of film.
THROUGH SUN – Attend workshops, try hula dancing, participate in a 5K, or enjoy delicious food at the four-day Ho’Ike Hawaiian Festival.
CONCERTS IN THE PARK
THROUGH AUG 31 – Listen to live music in Portland parks, bring a blanket or chair and share a meal with family or friends.
WASHINGTON COUNTY FAIR
THURS-SUN – Head to the Washington County Fair and enjoy live music by popular artists. Enjoy carnival rides, meet farm animals, and enjoy carnival food.
FRI-SAT – Head to Lebanon for Guitars Under the Stars at Cheadle Lake. Bring a tent, camp, and enjoy a night under the stars!
FRI-SUN – The International Pinot Noir Celebration is held at Linfield College. Savor local wines, taste bites from local chefs, and tour vineyards.
THROUGH AUG 8 – Don’t miss live music at Monteith Riverpark every Thursday. Enjoy food vendors and children’s crafts before the concert.
FRI-SUN – The Northwest World Reggae Festival features Roots Reggae music, craft booths, organic food booths, and more! Camp at the foothills of the Cascades with a stage featuring artists from 6 countries.
SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK
THROUGH AUG 25 – Watch 17 different plays outdoors during the Original Practice Shakespeare Festival.
THROUGH AUG 31 – A light show mixed with music and 3D visually hypnotic animated art displays a transcendent experience at the immersive planetarium at OMSI.
PIONEER SQUARE MOVIES
SAT – Head to Pioneer Courthouse Square for Flicks on the Bricks, a film series at dusk, followed by live music.
ONGOING – OMSI takes a behind the scenes glance at Pixar creations. Experience the science, technology, art, and concepts by Pixar artists for award-winning films.
ONGOING – Head to the Portland Chinatown Museum for a look beyond the gate. This exhibit uses rare objects and visuals to explain the history and old tales of Portland’s Historic Chinatowns.
VANCOUVER METRO EVENTS
SAT – Paint a summer scene or moon-lit nights with great conversation and wine at the Vancouver Art Space.
MOVIES IN THE PARK
FRI – Bring a lawn chair to the park and enjoy Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom on the big screen at Endeavour Park.
DUTCH BROS PAINT
SAT – Head to a participating Dutch Bros for a morning cup of brew, and participate in a canvas paint class.
SUN – Three Brothers Vineyard hosts a summer of tribute bands! Don’t miss a tribute to Earth, Wind, and Fire.
VANCOUVER FARMERS MARKET
ONGOING – The Vancouver farmers market features local fresh produce and products.
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- Once Upon A Time in Hollywood
- The Ground Beneath My Feet
- Mike Wallace Is Here
- See You Soon
- Tel Aviv on Fire