Aug 1-28: NW Natural Street of Dreams
Come tour Tumwater at Pete’s Mountain, the site of the NW Natural Street of Dreams. These five beautifully crafted homes are set on a scenic vineyard development and boast modern aesthetic & innovative features. Enjoy food, wine and beer—entertainment every Tuesday and a chef series every Wednesday. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to experience the elegance and luxury!
Aug 5-7: Oregon International Air Show
The Oregon International Air Show, presented by Standard TV and Appliance, has been Oregon’s biggest aviation event since 1988. Drawing nearly 65,000 people in one weekend, the airshow aims to promote aviation, honor military and veterans, support the community and Oregon charities. Featured performances include: Breitling Jet Team, U.S. Navy F-18 Super Hornet, U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey Demo, and U.S. Special Operations Command Parachute Team “The Para-Commandos”.
Aug 12-14 :The Bite of Oregon
33 years strong, The Bite of Oregon celebrates the incredible State of Oregon, its people, food and its wonderful quality of life. Come join your fellow Oregonians at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Sample local cuisine, craft brews, and enjoy the live entertainment while you celebrate everything Oregon!
Aug 13: Alberta Street Fair
Attracting more than 25,000 people annually, the Alberta Street Fair continues to be one of Portland’s most beloved neighborhood festivals. This fair will feature over 300 local venders, 3 music stages, entertainment, delicious food, 2 beer gardens and it welcomes all ages!
Aug 14: Providence Bridge Pedal
Join Providence for its 21st year of biking the bridges! This is an exciting opportunity for the public to bike or walk across the city’s chain of bridges. Grab your helmet and celebrate cycling in America’s Bike Capital! See website for routes and street closures.
Aug 14: India Festival
Bring your family and friends to Pioneer Courthouse Square to experience Indian Culture. Enjoy entertainment, live music and dancing, artisans and authentic Indian cuisine. Prepare your senses for the sites, tastes and sounds of India! This family friendly event is completely free.
Aug 25-28:Organic Beer Fest
This annual celebration aims to raise awareness about organic beer and to promote sustainable-living. Swing by for organic beer, cider, braggot and mead. Live music, food, sustainably-oriented vendors and activities for the kids can all be found at this weekend event at Overlook Park. Cheers!
Aug 27-28: MusicfestNW
Don’t miss out on this year’s MusicfestNW at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Thousands will gather to hear dozens of artists including Duran Duran, Ice Cube, STRFKR, and Kyle Craft. A weekend completely packed with talent. Get your tickets online now!
Aug 30: Malala Yousafzai – Inspirational Speaker
Malala Yousafzai, the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, speaks at the Moda Center at 7:30pm. Yousafzai was shot by the Taliban and won her Nobel Prize fighting for the education of women. You may have seen her on the news, and now you can hear her in person! Visit the Moda Center box office for tickets.