PORTLAND METRO WEEKEND EVENTS PLANNER
FEBRUARY 9-11, 2018
Feb 7th – 11th
The largest sportsmen’s show west of the Mississippi and undoubtedly the region’s most anticipated annual event for outdoor adventurers and sportsmen of all ages.
Pick the distance you want to ride 42, 15 or the new 4 mile family ride. Dress up for the costume contest and enjoy warm treats and an after party.
For those of us who can’t make it to New Orleans, it’s the next best thing! Live music, fun costumes, King Cake, Mardi Gras Royalty, costume contest, second line parading, and all manner of surprises await.
Many of the area’s finest circus performers come together at the Alberta Rose Theater to present an amazing and hilarious circus variety show to benefit Clowns Without Borders-USA.
Feb 7th – 12th
The largest and longest running tango festival in North America. Friendly community, great teachers, great DJ’s, great classes, great milongas, great ambiance and great opportunities to dance and learn for all levels and types of dancers….and all at a great price!
Real, true love stories — KISS & TELL delivers on the promise of a romantic evening — young love, old love, queer love, true love, and lovesick love, all woven together in an intimate evening of story theater. Music, drinks, photo booth, raffle prizes & much more.
Participants walk, jog, or run approximately 3.1 miles, then drink beer! Everyone is invited to enjoy the day’s entertainment: live music, great food, giveaways and activities with partners and sponsors. Everyone receives a craft brew, and collectors pint glass or seasonal swag item.
Looking for something different to do for Valentines Day? If so this is it! Individual and couple’s categories for all age groups. 20+ fun and challenging obstacles, beer or cider, food, music, bonfires and much more.
50 Vendors – selling glass art, soaps, toys, dog treats thie list goes on and on … JUST in time for Valentines day ALSO helping us at Puplandia Dog Rescue.
Through March 3rd
Films showing Africa through the eyes of Africans, rather than a vision of Africa packaged for Western viewers. The films celebrate Africa’s achievements, expose its failures, and reveal possibilities for a hopeful future.
Every Friday & Saturday
Dig out your neon mesh shirts, crimping iron and striped legwarmers to travel back to the 1980s! Classic music videos projected on giant screens complimented with a thumping sound system and light show, this dance extravaganza is sure to get the blood pumping!
Every Friday & Saturday
The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” isn’t just two players banging on pianos for five hours, We boast a Vegas style, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show complete with Bits, Games, Sing-A-Longs, Comedy and some of the best players in the U.S.
Enjoy a liquid brunch and try a variety of delicious and fun cider-mosas.
This spine-tingling ghost tour explores Portland’s historic Old Town District, a vibrant area with beautiful 1800’s buildings, cobblestone streets and a wicked past.
All Month Thursday – Sunday
Cedar Hills/Beaverton Locations: Real-life room escape games are a type of physical adventure game in which people are locked in a room with other participants and have to use elements of the room to solve a series of puzzles, find clues, and escape the room within a set time limit. Discount tickets
Smart Phone clues lead you on a fun & engaging walking tour of the city. Start you in the heart of downtown at Pioneer Courthouse Square and will take you on a journey through the Arts District, on a streetcar ride and among the famous food carts.
Anyone can grab a deck of Trivial Pursuit cards and run a “trivia night.” Geeks Who Drink’s smartass quizmasters run fast-paced, interactive and beer-soaked pub quiz events all over Portland.
Feb 10th & 11th
A celebration for fans of all genres and ages as we bring you amazing guest writers, artists, creators, comic book related celebrities, cosplay, a huge Artist Alley, exhibitors and so much more!
Feb 10th & 11th
Skip the traffic and stay local for Valentine’s Day. Join your participating Southwest Washington wineries for a weekend of Wine and Chocolate.
Through Feb 24th
1920s high-society London is once again thrown into chaos by hapless playboy Bertie Wooster, this time in cahoots with his old school chum Eustace Bassington-Bassington. The two hatch a brilliant plan to dupe their meddling relatives in order to save Bertie from an undesired marriage and Eustace from an unwanted job in India. But will the ever-faithful manservant Jeeves be able to rescue these bumbling fools from themselves?
Free educational experience, Flight Simulator lab, vertical wind tunnel, a glider-building station, historic airplanes on-site for viewing, collections on display, and educational programs to propel students of all ages.
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- Fifty Shades Freed
- The 15:17 to Paris
- Peter Rabbit
- The Female Brain
- Pad Man
- The Next Big Thing
- Monster Family
- Bomb City
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