PORTLAND METRO EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
FOR JAN. 22-24, 2016
FRI-SUN Veterans Memorial Coliseum: Enjoy exhibits, seminars, demonstrations, and other activities related to design and renovation.
SAT Adrianna Hill Ballroom: Gala event featuring ten-piece Salsa music sensation Salsanova, with a dance lesson by International acclaimed Gemini.
MUSIC & FILM FESTIVAL
Through FEB 5 Downtown Portland: Eclectic mix of jazz, blues, rock, soul, opera, classical, avant-garde and everything inbetween.
FRI-SUN Oregon Convention Center: Sample, taste, savor, and delight in some of the finest chocolate from the Northwest and beyond!
URBAN SCAVENGER HUNT
ALL MONTH 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 scavenger hunt through the Arts District, on a streetcar ride and among the famous food carts.
DUELING PIANO SHOW
ALL MONTH FRI & SAT Barrel Room: 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. Discount Tickets.
GUIDED NATURE HIKES
EVERY DAY Park guides lead nature hikes to explore the forest, stream ecosystems and natural history of the natural area. Tryon Creek State Park & more
PORTLAND ESCAPE ROOMS
ALL MONTH THURS-SUN 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.
Through JAN 24 Rose Quarter Commons: Taking a page from Cirque and touring the world, “Empire” smashes through the borders of comedy, circus, vaudeville and burlesque, for a show featuring the most daring artists from across the globe.
VANCOUVER METRO EVENTS
VANCOUVER SYMPHONY CHAMBER SERIES GOES TO THE MOVIES
SUN Kiggins Theatre: Three classic silent film classics presented with live music.
PRIME FIGHTING VI
SAT Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds. Featherweight Title: Austin Springer vs. Toby Misech
OPEN SATURDAY AT PEARSON AIRBASE
SAT 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.
NEW MOVIES OUT THIS WEEK
• Caged No More
• Dirty Grandpa
• IP Man 3
For a monthly online listing of upcoming Portland metro events, click here.