NOVEMBER 1: PORTLAND’S LARGEST GARAGE SALE
300 plus booths selling everything from antiques, collectibles, jewelry, tools, sporting goods and much more! Enjoy browsing indoors at the Expo Center from 8 am-5 pm
NOVEMBER 6 -9: PORTLAND METRO RV SHOW
Come see the latest and greatest in Recreational Vehicles at the Portland Metro RV Show held at the Portland Expo Center. Thursday- Saturday 11am-8pm, Sunday 11am-6pm.
NOVEMBER 7 -9: HOLIDAY GOOD & GIFT FESTIVAL
With over 300 exhibitors the festival will provide shoppers with one-of-a-kind gifts that cannot be found anywhere else. Featuring art, crafts, jewelry, clothing, wood, music, photography, toys, Christmas décor, and much more makes this a gift buyer’s delight.
NOVEMBER 7 -15: NW FILMMAKERS’ FESTIVAL
A showcase of new work by regional filmmakers with over 400 entries from Oregon, Alaska, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana & Washington. Most screenings will be at the Portland Art Museum.
NOVEMBER 14 -16: SKI FEVER & SNOWBOARD SHOW
This event includes ski reps and retailers with deals on all the latest gear, vacation & ski resorts, huge used ski swap area, and as always -great entertainment and energy!
NOVEMBER 15: THE NORTHWEST FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
You can expect a floor filled with over 600 wines and 50 restaurants and gourmet food tastes which feature an incredible array of options for pairings. You will receive a wine glass, and be able to navigate the floor, smelling, savoring and seeing the bounty of the Northwest, delighting in its offerings.
NOVEMBER 16: LIGHTING OF MADDOX WOODS
Enjoy a magical walk down a lighted, accessible path through the woods and to the viewing platform on the Willamette River. Join by the fire pit for music, storytelling, small bites and free coffee or hot chocolate. Fresh cut trees with lights, wreaths & swags are also available for purchase. Runs through December 31st.
NOVEMBER 22 – 23: WILD ARTS FESTIVAL
The Wild Arts Festival celebrates nature in the work of regionally and nationally known artists and writers. Now in its 34th year, the Festival is the Northwest’s premier show and sale of nature-related art and books in an effort to raise money for the Audubon Society of Portland.
NOVEMBER 27: TURKEY TROT AT THE ZOO
Get ready for Thanksgiving dinner with a 4-mile fun run or walk through Washington Park, ending inside the zoo. Dress up in your best costume or come as you are. A portion of all entry fees is donated to the zoo to help feed the animals and support conservation & education programs.
NOVEMBER 28: PORTLAND MACY’S HOLIDAY PARADE
The 2014 Portland My Macy’s Holiday Parade will feature 25 inflatable floats, local middle and high school marching bands, nearly 650 costumed characters and much more! Parade starts promptly at 9 am and concludes about an hour later when Santa dashes off in his sleigh past Macy’s.
NOVEMBER 28: HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY
Be one of thousands of Portlanders to gather at the Square to celebrate the official start of the season by lighting the City’s spectacular 75ft. Douglas Fir between 5:30 pm-6:30 pm, the day after Thanksgiving.
NOVEMBER 28 – 30: AMERICA’S LARGEST CHRISTMAS BAZAAR
Held in the Portland Expo Center this Christmas Bazaar has hundreds of booths offering creative and unique gifts in all price ranges. You’ll find pet products, journals made from vintage children’s books, fudge, handmade baby quilts, very cool things to wear, handmade personalized ornaments and much more!