PORTLAND METRO WEEKEND PLANNER
APRIL 5-7, 2019
THROUGH APRIL 13 – This city-wide series of programs hosts craft and design education with cultural, social, and community relevance.
THROUGH APRIL 29 – View 40 acres adorned with tulips and daffodils in full bloom. Enjoy a snack at the gift shop and café at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival.
ANTIQUE AUTO SWAP
THROUGH SUN – Head to the Portland International Raceway to browse from over 2,000 vendors and a road course. The Portland Swap Meet features the largest auto part swap meet in the West, at the Portland Expo Center.
FARMHOUSE & ALE FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN – The Glendoveer Golf Course hosts local breweries at the Farmhouse for the 7th Annual celebration of local ale.
THROUGH SUN – Head to Keller Auditorium for the Broadway hit that brings the magic of Disney to life, from the animated 1992 film Aladdin.
FRI – TechFestNW hosts a technology conference with guest speakers, tech demos, networking and more. Share your idea and get support at PitchFest.
JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL
THROUGH APRIL 14 – The annual survey of contemporary Japanese cinema showcases feature films from Japanese artists at the Portland Art Museum, ranging from anime to documentary.
AN EVENING IN PARIS
SAT – Enjoy French food and drinks presented by a local restauranteur with a farm style feast incorporating the essence of Paris.
ALL CLASSICAL SYMPHONY
ONGOING – Don’t miss showcases of the season from All Classical Portland and the free Kids’ concert at Multnomah County Central Library on Sunday. Check the website for the latest schedule.
SUN – The Spring Flea Market hosts vendors with leather, western wear, art, records, jewelry, clothing, and more!
ONGOING – OMSI takes a behind the scenes glance at Pixar creations. Experience the science, technology, art, and concepts by Pixar artists for award-winning films.
ONGOING – Head to the Portland Chinatown Museum for a look beyond the gate. This exhibit uses rate objects and visuals to explain the history and old tales of Portland’s historic Chinatowns.
VANCOUVER METRO EVENTS
PACK OF LIES
THROUGH APRIL 13 – Magenta Theatre hosts Pack of Lies, a drama based on true events that occurring over the 1960s Cold War in London.
SAT-SUN – Head to the Women’s Show for live entertainment! Browse from over 80 vendors in the health, beauty, and fashion industry. Learn from professionals in self-improvement and family help.
FRI – The Vancouver Night Market is back again for the first Friday of the month.
VANCOUVER FARMERS MARKET
ONGOING – The Vancouver farmers market features local fresh produce and products.
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- The Best of Enemies
- Pet Sematary
- Amazing Grace
- High Life
- The Public
- Storm Boy
- The Wind
- Khalid: Free Spirit