Portland Saturday Market | SW Naito Parkway
Market Hours: Saturdays 10am - 5pm, Sundays 11am - 4:30pm
Open every Saturday and Sunday from March-December, this riverside market is the largest continually operating arts-and-crafts fair in the United States. Combining the vibes of an arts show, a live street concert and an open-air bazaar, the Portland Saturday Market has been a beloved Rose City tradition since 1974. In fact, the market is considered the largest continually operating arts-and-crafts fair in the United States, drawing up to 750,000 visitors during its season.
Portland Farmers Market | Portland State University
Market Hours: Saturdays 8:30am - 2pm
The Saturday Market is located at Portland State University in the South Park Blocks between SW Hall & SW Montgomery. A close street address to this market is 1717 SW Park Avenue.
July 2–5 | Blues Festival | Tom McCall Waterfront Park
Featuring 50 performers on four stages, plus fireworks on July 4th!
Every Fourth of July weekend, the Waterfront Blues Festival takes over downtown Portland's Waterfront Park. 2015 festival headliners are: BUDDY GUY • ALLEN TOUSSAINT CHARMAINE NEVILLE • PHIL & DAVE ALVIN • THE PALADINS • DEVON ALLMAN CHUBBY CARRIER. Wailing into the waters of the Willamette since 1987, this annual event is the largest blues festival west of the Mississippi and second biggest in the U.S. Five days of music bring thousands to the popular Portland park, where more than 100 acts jam from morning 'til night.
July 3–5 | Portland Craft Beer Festival
The Fields Neighborhood Park
Featuring beer from 50 Portland breweries, plus cider, wine and cheese with food carts nearby!
July 11 | Mississippi Street Fair | Mississippi Street
A cherished highlight of the Portland Rose Festival
Over 200 vendors, six stages and 40 plus bands performing!
July 17-19 | Sand in the City | Pioneer Courthouse Square
9th annual sand castle building event and competition
Yoshida's Sand in the City is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization committed to furthering the well-being of children in the greater Portland Metropolitan area through proceeds generated by an annual sand castle building event and competition. Portland's highly popular Sand in the City event takes place July 17-19 in Pioneer Courthouse Square.
July 22 | Portland Thorns vs Seattle Reign
July 23-27 | Oregon Brewer's Festival | Tom McCall Park
Pouring more than 80 different craft beers from around the country!
The Oregon Brewers Festival is the quintessential celebration of craft beer! On a sun soaked July afternoon, there's no better place to sip suds with friends along the banks of the Willamette River, with the Portland skyline as a backdrop to the west and Mt. Hood towering in the east. Whether you prefer Belgians or Blondes, Pales or Pilsners, Saisons or Wits - come to the Oregon Brewers Festival, and see for yourself why it is one of the world's best loved craft beer festivals.
July 24-26 | PDX Pop Now! Music Festival | Audio Cinema
A concert by 40 up-and-coming Portland bands with a beer garden and food vendors. Free for all ages!
Every July, the festival draws audiences in the thousands. Since 2004, the fests have collectively stimulated interest, expanded participation, introduced new bands into the fold, inspired collaborations and represented every goal related to Portland music that our organization set out to accomplish.
July 25 | Flicks on the Bricks | Pioneer Courthouse Square
Portlands largest outdoor movie theater
On four Friday evenings in July and August, the Square will be transformed into Portland's largest outdoor movie theater for the entire community to enjoy! The movie series will kick-off on Friday, July 25th and continue through August 29th on four Friday nights accompanied by live pre-movie entertainment provided by 101.9 Kink.