Portland Metro Weekend Events: May 29-31, 2015

Closeup of colorful tulips.Vintage photo - retro filter effect used.
PORTLAND METRO EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
FOR MAY 29-31, 2015

 

FESTIVAL OF FLOWERS

FRI-SUN MAY 29-31 (through June 9) See a giant design made from 20,000 flowers during Festival of Flowers in Pioneer Courthouse Square.

PORTLAND CITYFAIR & FIREWORKS

FRI-SUN MAY 29-31 CityFair has carnival rides, exhibits, a food fair, beer, fireworks May 22, and CountryFest concert May 31 at Tom McCall Waterfront Park

STARLIGHT PARADE

SAT MAY 30  Join 325,000 spectators at the Starlight Parade, or wear a costume and run past them in the Starlight Run 5K that begins at Lincoln High School track.

BEER RUN

SUN MAY 31 A ticket to Beer Mile includes a beer before you run, a beer after, an official race t-shirt, and an after-party with live music at Ecliptic Brewing.

PAINT THE STREET

SUN MAY 31 Paint the intersection at Yamhill Street & SE 9th Avenue, or just enjoy the street musicians, artists, kids’ activities, and BBQ at Crafts & Drafts Street Fair

PORTLAND’S RIVERS: CONTEMPORARY ART VIEWS

FRI-SUN MAY 29-31 (ends July 11) This exhibit interprets Portland’s rivers and their influence on the city through paintings, prints and multimedia works. Pittock Mansion

GUIDED NATURE HIKES

FRI-SUN MAY 29-31 (every day, various times & locations) Park guides lead nature hikes to explore the forest, stream ecosystems and natural history of the natural area. Tryon Creek State Park & more

PORTLAND SATURDAY MARKET

SAT-SUN MAY 30-31 The nation’s largest weekly open-air arts and crafts market. Stroll down row upon row of unique creations made by the people who sell them. Old Town

VANCOUVER FARMER’S MARKET

SAT-SUN MAY 30-31 You’ll discover fresh and local produce, flowers, plants, baked goods, delicious food, pet treats, and accessories for yourself, home, or garden. Over 250 Vendors! Downtown Vancouver, 8th & Ester St.

FARMER’S MARKET AT VANCOUVER MALL

SAT-SUN MAY 30-31 The newest open air farmers market in Vancouver, Washington. Offering local farmers, small businesses, specialty crafters & local food vendors the opportunity to enjoy the neighbors. Activities for the kids & live entertainment most weekends in the Westfield Mall parking lot near Macy’s.

OPEN COCKPIT DAY

SAT MAY 30 View historic aircraft, Climb into the cockpit of specialty airplanes and get a pilot’s perspective from the controls. Try your hand at the flight simulator lab, Vintage British cars & motorcycles on display. Pearson Field Education Center

NEW MOVIES OUT THIS WEEK
San Andreas
• Aloha
• Club Life
• Gemma Bovery
• Heaven Knows What
• I Believe in Unicorns
• Results
• WarX2

Leave a Reply

*

©2016 BHH Affiliates, LLC. An independently operated subsidiary of HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, and a franchisee of BHH Affiliates, LLC. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices symbol are registered service marks of HomeServices of America, Inc. Equal Housing Opportunity.