PORTLAND METRO WEEKEND PLANNER
JANUARY 18-20, 2019
SAT – The Angler’s guide to fly fishing the Clackamas River will teach you the history of nearby fisheries, local knowledge like hot spots and get a fishing lesson!
THROUGH SUN – The Rose City Classic hosts the all-breed dog shows, obedience rally, and agility. Be a spectator and discover new and original breeds of your favorite four-legged friends.
FILM & MUSIC FESTIVAL
THROUGH FEB 16 – The Reel Music Festival displays classic and new films with a live music theme at the Portland Art Museum. Enjoy musical genres like jazz, blues, folk, rock, electronic, world, classical and everything in between.
5K FUN RUN
SAT – The Oregon Brewery Running Series hosts a 5K fun run for adults! Start and end at some of Oregon’s best breweries as you run along park trails with live entertainment.
THE CRAFTY CORK
SAT – Enjoy happy hour prices at Zoiglhaus Brewery while crafting home décor!
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS
FRI – Head to the Moda Center and watch the Portland Trail Blazers take on the New Orleans Pelicans.
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.
$5 AFTER 5
FRI – Head to the Portland Art Museum for $5 admittance after 5pm. Pizza and beer will be available for purchase.
SCHOOL OF ROCK
FRI – The Portland Performance Program pays a tribute to the History of Portland in a benefit for the Portland rock with us music scholarship program.
YOGA & BEER
SAT – Head to Double Mountain Brewing for a rejuvenating yoga class led by beer founder Mikki Trowbridge, accompanied with a cold beer in the brewery afterward.
SAT – Resident Chef at Alloro Vineyards creates a “bite” menu with wine pairings in a single bite. This special event is no added cost to the purchase of a tasting flight.
SAT – Head to the Veterans Memorial Coliseum to watch the Portland Winterhawks take on the Everett Silvertips.
MURDER MYSTERY DINNER
THROUGH FEB 23 – This comedy murder mystery dinner show brings out your inner detective skills as you enjoy a meal and interact to solve the whodunnit.
COSMIC SNOW TUBING
FRI-SAT – Head to the best party on the mountain with over half a million LED lights, laser light shows and colored lights with a DJ as you enjoy tubing down the mountain. Check online for dates through March 22nd at Mt. Hood Skibowl.
JAZZ & BROADWAY AT THE SCHNITZ
SUN – Broadway singer Leslie Odom Jr. sings at renditions of jazz and Broadway hits with his perfect pitch and vocals.
JANE AUSTEN PLAY
THROUGH FEB 10 – Portland Center Stage presents Sense & Sensibility, a romantic comedy based on Jane Austen’s novel about the charming Dashwood sisters.
VANCOUVER METRO EVENTS
SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL
THROUGH SAT – Watch this production of a charming, action-packed musical based on the creations of Dr. Seuss.
ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLE SHOW
SAT-SUN – Browse vendors from over 250 booths with thousands of vintage items for the decorator, collector, or treasure hunter within at the Clark County Event Center.
WINTER WONDERLAND TEA PARTY
SUN – Purchase tickets online for a tea party with tea sandwiches, scones, and sweet treats at The Grant House.
9TH ANNUAL MLK JR. BREAKFAST
SAT – Listen to Keynote speaker Oregon Senator Lew Frederick and closing speaker Keyonda McQuarters, as well as a live performance by vocalist Alonzo Chadwick at Warehouse 23 on the Vancouver Waterfront.
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- An Acceptable Loss
- Adult Life Skills
- Wonders Of The Sea
- Canal Street
- Cheat India
- I Hate Kids
- Kaka Ji
- The Brawler
- The Standoff At Sparrow Creek
- Laddie: The Man Behind The Movies