Aug 1-30: NW Natural Street of Dreams
Come tour “The Highlands”, the site of the NW Natural Street of Dreams. These nine beautifully crafted homes boast modern aesthetic and 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 7-9: The Bite of Oregon
32 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 9: 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 9: Providence Bridge Pedal
Join Providence for its 20th year of biking the bridges! This is an exciting opportunity for the public to bike or walk across the city’s chain of bridges. The Providence Bridge Pedal will host the inaugural public event for the city’s 11th bridge, Tilikum Crossing, before its official opening on September 17th. Grab your helmet and help welcome the newest member of Portland’s bridge family! See website for routes and street closures.
Aug 13-16: North American Organic Brewers Festival
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 16: India Festival
Bring your family and friends to Pioneer Courthouse Square to experience Indian Culture. Here you’ll witness endless 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 21-23: MusicfestNW
Don’t miss out on this year’s MusicfestNW at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Thousands will gather to witness dozens of bands including this year’s headliners: Foster the People, Beirut, and Modest Mouse. Three days completely packed with the talent of these world famous artists. Get your tickets online now!
Aug 27-29: Drive-In at Zidell Yard
Take advantage of the refreshing summer weather by bringing the family to a movie at the Zidell Yard Drive-In. Drive, bike, take the street car, or walk to this family friendly outdoor venue. Featured films include: Clueless, Jurassic Park, and An American Werewolf in London. Local food cart vendors will be onsite for tasty food and beverages.