PORTLAND METRO WEEKEND PLANNER
NOVEMBER 2-4, 2018
WINTER SPORTS SALE
THROUGH SUN – Get ready to shred this season with one of the biggest Ski and Snowboard sales of the year at the Portland Expo Center.
LAKE OSWEGO HOLIDAY MARKETPLACE
THROUGH NOV 29 – The 510 Museum and ARTspace host the Holiday Marketplace with local artists, wood, ceramics, jewelry, and handmade gifts.
NITEMARE B4 XMAS
THROUGH NOV 4 – The troupe Saloon Ensemble performs in celebration of Day of the Dead, with sing-alongs, costume contest, and more!
YOUNG FILMMAKERS FESTIVAL
SAT – Short films playing by local Pacific Northwest teens at the Portland Art Museum.
WINES OF FRANCE
SAT – Head to the Taste of France in Lake Oswego to listen to music, enjoy small bites and sample some of Frances’ most prestigious wines.
SAUSAGE & SAUERKRAUT
SAT – Indulge in locally made sausage at the 84th Annual Verboort Sausage dinner.
GLUTEN FREE EXPO
SAT-SUN – Head to the Gluten-Free and Food Allergy Festival to taste new and local products. Dairy and nut free options will also be showcased.
ONGOING – Catch a Winterhawks game this season!
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS
ONGOING – Enjoy at night at the Moda Center and watch the Portland Trail Blazers.
DAY OF THE DEAD FESTIVAL
FRI – Celebrate Dia de Muertos, enjoy tamales, arts and crafts, live performances and learning cultural traditions.
PORTLAND ARCHITECTURE AWARDS
FRI – Join the annual celebration for Portland community design with live funk and soul music.
PINTS FOR PREEMIES
FRI – Support the Northwest Mothers Milk Bank and Evie’s Fund to help infants with medical needs. This fundraiser offers brews, cornhole tournament, silent auction, delicious food, and more!
DISCOVER KING TUT
THROUGH JAN 27 – Take on a once in a lifetime experience viewing the treasures and tomb of famous King Tut at OMSI.
VANCOUVER METRO EVENTS
LARGEST GARAGE & VINTAGE SALE
SAT – Head to the NW’s Largest Garage and Vintage Sale in Ridgefield. Shop hundreds of sales in one location!
ONGOING – Take in an evening at Fort Vancouver with a guided lantern tour. Led by a Park Ranger, head through the Counting House, Fur Store, Chief Factor’s Home and the Bake House, as you learn aspects of each working area.
VANCOUVER NIGHT MARKET
FRI – Shop local at the Vancouver Night Market. View locally crafted art and enjoy food.
WILD THINGS: THE POWER OF NATURE IN OUR LIVES
THROUGH SEPT 2019 – The Museum of Vancouver and Nature Vancouver present the exhibition Wild Things: The Power of Nature in Our Lives. Dives into life stories of local plants and animals and how they relate to each other and how they connect people to nature in the city.
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- Bohemian Rhapsody
- The Nutcracker and the Four
- Nobody’s Fool
- Beautiful Boy
- Boy Erased
- In Harm’s Way
- A Private War
- In Search of Greatness
- Maria by Callas
- Searching For Ingmar Bergman
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