PORTLAND METRO WEEKEND PLANNER
JANUARY 4-6, 2019
SAT – Join volunteers in counting and identifying birds in a 15-mile radius. Head to the Tryon Creek State Natural Area to discover these birds!
DISCOUNT MUSEUM DAY
SUN – Oregon Museum of Science and Industry offers discount day the first Sunday of the Month. While you’re there, upgrade your ticket for a submarine tour or planetarium show.
THROUGH SUN – Join ComedySportz for a fun, fast paced comedy show, fun for the whole family.
SUN-MON – Lakewood Center for the Arts presents Dial M for Murder, a play based on Alfred Hitchcock’s film adaptation.
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.
BRIDGE CITY BLUES BAND
FRI – Dance the night away with an energetic night of classic blues from local artists at Buffalo Gap.
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS
FRI-SAT – Head to the Moda Center to watch the Portland Trail Blazers take on The Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday, and the Houston Rockets on Saturday!
OREGON SYMPHONY LIGHT CLASSICS
SAT – The Oregon Symphony performs classical music from Bernstein to Beethoven by local talents.
SUN – Join in on this tasting experience in Portland with a visit to 4 breweries with quality and innovation of beer in the PNW.
SAT – Put your purr-fect friend on a leash and bring them out to the Laurelhurst Park for outdoor cat napping and socializing.
VANCOUVER METRO EVENTS
CLARK COUNTY WEDDING EXPO
SAT – Head to the Clark County Wedding Expo for the largest wedding event in the NW! Browse the latest trends and talk with local vendors. This year the event is held at Ilani Casino Resort.
STAMP & RELAX
SAT – Enjoy a day of crafting with stamps as demonstrators display their talent, bring envelopes and adhesive to create your own works of art!
WILD THINGS: THE POWER OF NATURE IN OUR LIVES
THROUGH SEPT 2019 – The Museum of Vancouver and Nature Vancouver present the exhibition Wild Things: The Power of Nature in Our Lives. Dives into life stories of local plants and animals and how they relate to each other and how they connect people to nature in the city.
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- American Hangman
- Escape Room
- Great Great Great
- Mojin: The Worm Valley
- State Like Sleep
- Rust Creek
- Long Day’s Journey into Night
- Genesis 2.0
- The Vanishing