portland events

There are always cool and interesting things happening in our vibrant city. Just a few upcoming events are listed here and you can always ask our knowledgeable guest service staff about other things happening around our unique Portland hotel.

August 2016

Portland Timbers | Providence Park

March-October

Go Timbers... Here's to another great season!

Portland Saturday Market | SW Naito Parkway

Saturdays 10am - 5pm, Sundays 11am - 4:30pm, March-December

Open every Saturday and Sunday from March-December, this riverside market is the largest continually operating arts-and-crafts fair in the United States, drawing up to 750,000 visitors during its season. 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.

Bike Oregon Wine Country

Sundays in August

Starts at Eola Hills Wine Cellar

Summer Sundays at Ponzi Historic Estate

Sundays in August

Ponzi Historic Estate (Beaverton)

Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Oregon Zoo

August 4-28

Oregon International Air Show | Hillsboro Airport

August 5-7

Flicks on the Bricks | Pioneer Courthouse Square

August 5, 12, 19

The Bite of Oregon | Waterfront Park

August 12-14

From coast to Cascades to canyons, the Bite of Oregon is a stunning celebration of Oregon, its food, its people and its extraordinary quality of life. Come join the fun at the best summer party on the Portland waterfront and discover Oregon's Bounty!

Bridge Pedal | Downtown Portland

August 14

Third Tuesday!

August 16

Join us in our lobby from 4 to 6pm every 3rd Tuesday of the month. We will be showcasing Portland artists from: PNCA | Portland State University | Linfield | University of Portland | The Art Institute of Portland | Oregon College of Art and Craft | Concordia. Free to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

Summer Sommolier Series at Roco Winery

August 25

Roco Winery (Newberg)

portland film festival | portland metro area

August 29 - September 5

From August 29th to September 5th, 2016, Portland won't just be the city of roses - it'll be the city of film. All for the love and industry of film, our eight-day event includes networking, workshops, guest speakers, financing talks, jam-packed film premieres, director Q&As and more. There's a reason Portland is different. Come be a part of what MovieMaker Magazine called, "one of the coolest film festivals in the world."

Bounty of Yamhill County

August 26-28

Various locations Yamhill County

Stay Wild Expo | World Forestry Center

August 26-28

Hood to Coast Relay

August 26-27

The Mother of All Relays! DATES: August 26 - 27, 2016 TOTAL TEAMS: 1,050 teams of 12 runners (min. 8) RACE COURSE: Hood To Coast is 198 miles long.

MusicfestNW | Waterfront Park

August 27-28

MusicfestNW (MFNW) presents Project Pabst is a two-day, two-stage festival featuring some of the biggest and best acts in live music.