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.
Sept 4 | Fit Right NW First Thursday Urban Adventure Run
Run begins at 6 pm at 2258 NW Raleigh Street
In our 600-person citywide version of the scavenger hunt, you’ll run or walk your way through Portland and rack up raffle tickets for chances to win prizes from our sponsors. At the end, hang out and relax with a beer and take in some tunes.
Sept 12 | Katy Perry | Moda Center
The Prismatic World Tour
“The Prismatic World Tour is coming to light up some of my favorite North American cities this summer, as well as some new cities that you introduced me to through your video requests,” said Perry. “This colorful show will bring you all the songs you know as well as ones from my new album, PRISM. I’m so excited that I got to hand-select some of my favorite artists to join me on this journey - I know you’ll love Capital Cities, Kacey Musgraves and Tegan and Sara as much as I do.”
Sept 18–21 | Feast Portland | Various locations
Bon Appétit presents: A Celebration of Oregon Bounty
Throwing the country’s most talented and innovative chefs in a kitchen together for a night to see what incredible dishes they can come up with is what Feast Portland lives for. Feast Portland 2014 Dinner Series features 10 utterly unique, intimate, multi-chef collaboration dinners, hosted at top local restaurants and Portland’s culinary incubator space, KitchenCru. Four dinners in this series have already sold out, but there are still plenty of unforgettable one-night-only chef match-ups to choose from.
Sept 19–21 | OktoberFest | Oaks Park
Authentic German food, Oompah music, Beer and the Chicken Dance!
Welcome the fall with a weekend of German-style fun at the Paulaner Oktoberfest at Oaks Amusement Park! This family-friendly Oktoberfest features polka dancing, German food, pretzel toss and more!
Sept 20–21 | Rose City Comic Con | OR Convention Center
The Largest Comic and Pop Expo in Portland
RCCC 2014 will be taking place September 20-21, 2014 as the Oregon Convention Center, and will be co-produced by both Emerald City Comicon and Rose City Comic Con, combining the talents and organization efforts for one fantastic event.
Sept 20–Nov 2 | Dream Girls | Portland Center Stage
Winner of six Tony Awards
This groundbreaking musical, loosely based on the career of The Supremes, takes you to a revolutionary time in American music history where three friends form The Dreamettes and learn hard lessons about love, trust and the changing tastes of the American public.
Sept 25 | Elton John | Moda Center
One of the most highly acclaimed & successful solo artists of all time!
Elton John and his band return to the Moda Center on Thursday, September 25th. The Tour will feature iconic hits and classic album tracks from throughout his incredible five-decade career, as well as a selection of songs from his highly-acclaimed album, the recently re-leased 40th anniversary CD, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road.
Sept 27–28 | Bike & Beer Festival | Hopworks Urban Brewery
Handmade Bike Show with HUB’s BiKETOBEERFEST
Come see what the Pacific Northwest’s premier bicycle frame builders have to offer at the Handmade Bike & Beer Festival. Enjoy hand crafted, bike themed beer from local brewers and listen to live music as you tour the show. This year’s event combines the OBCA Handmade Bike Show with HUB’s BiKETOBEERFEST and takes place at Hopworks Urban Brewery on SE Powell Blvd. All proceeds benefit non-profit bicycle advocacy groups.
Sept 29–Oct 2 | Portland Fashion Week
Pioneer Courthouse Square | price $30–$55
Portland Fashion Week is a production of Portland Fashion Council, LLC. Presented by Aveda Institute Portland, Dosha Salon Spa, The Art Institute of Portland and LUNA with exclusive media sponsors KOIN 6 News and 105.1 the Buzz. Portland Fashion Week was born in 2002 from a Portland fashion incubator and is now the 3rd longest running fashion week after New York and LA. Portland Fashion Week was the first fashion show in history to present 100% sustainable fashion designs, as hailed by VOGUE Magazine. Portland is home to the most winners in Project Runway history!