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.

March 2016

Portland Timbers | Providence Park


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.

Third Tuesday!

Third Tuesday!

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.

Portland Jazz Festival | Various locations

March 1

Celebrating both the jazz genre and Black History Month, the Portland Jazz Festival is packed with more than 150 concerts, including performances by major international artists and scores of free gigs showcasing local talent.

Romeo & Juliet | Keller Auditorium

February 27 – March 5

A love that recognizes no boundaries, and an impossible-to-forget emotional journey intensified by what may be the most sublime music ever written for ballet... Get ready to be consumed by the passion of Romeo & Juliet as Oregon Ballet Theatre proudly returns James Canfield's signature work to the repertory following an absence of more than 15 years!

USATF Indoor Championships | OR Convention Center

March 11 - 12

USATF Indoor Championships will take place Friday-Saturday, March 11-12 in Portland, Oregon at the Oregon Convention Center.The indoor track stadium at the OCC will feature a new, 200-meter IAAF-certified track and will be configured to accommodate more than 7,000 spectators for the event. There are three types of ticket packages available for the USATF Indoor Championships: reserved and general admission.

Justin Bieber | Moda Center

March 13

With back-to-back worldwide smash hit singles and anticipation for his new studio album PURPOSE this Friday hitting an all-time high, global superstar Justin Bieber has announced his 50+ city PURPOSE WORLD TOUR beginning March 9, 2016 in Seattle, WA.

Shamrock Run

March 13

Founded in 1979, the adidas Shamrock Run is the largest running and walking event in Oregon and is the third largest running event in the western United States. In 2016, 35,000 participants will celebrate the 38th edition of the event on Sunday, March 13 at Waterfront Park in downtown Portland. Shamrock has reached its field limit, and has "sold out," every year for the past six years.


March 17 - 20

Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to watch the world's greatest track and field athletes take their first global steps of the season on the Road to Rio. More than 600 athletes from as many as 200 different countries will compete for gold, silver and bronze medals in each of the 13 men's and women's events at the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016.

Portland Spring Beer and Wine Festival

March 25 - 26

The 22nd annual Portland Spring Beer and Wine Fest is happening March 25th and 26th, 2016 at the Oregon Convention Center. The Fest runs from Noon – 10 PM both Friday and Saturday. Come enjoy Beer, Wine, Spirits, Cheese Chocolate and More!

Tulip Festival

March 25 - May 1

The Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest is an invitation from our family to yours to enjoy all things that make spring in the Northwest. Stroll through 40 acres of stunning beauty, experience expansive views of vineyards, distant mountains, and a few mud puddles. Fresh flowers, food, and fun for the entire family!

Blazers vs Boston Celtics | Moda Center

March 31