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Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204

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Events Calendar

Special Events Coordinator: Allison Madsen
Phone: 503-865-2482  |  Fax: 503-279-3921

Community Event Coordinators: Kristan Alldrin Phone: 503-823-7073  |  Kalise Gregory Phone: 503-823-1099


May 2016

Sunday, May 1 2016

  • Cinco de Mayo Run

    Pioneer Square and Downtown

    Sunday, May 1 2016, 7:45 AM to 11:30 AM

    5K, 10K and Half Marathon Running Event

Monday, May 2 2016 - Sunday, July 31

  • Better Naito

    Naito Parkway between Main - Couch

    Monday, May 2 2016, 8:00 AM – Sunday, July 31 2016 to 10:00 PM

    One northbound motor vehicle lane on SW Naito Parkway will be converted to open space for the public to walk and bike safely to this summer's festivals and community events.

Wednesday, May 4 2016 - Wednesday, November 23

  • Portland Farmers Market

    SW Main St between E Park and W Park

    Wednesday, May 4 2016, 7:00 AM – Wednesday, November 23 2016 to 4:00 PM

    Portland Farmers Market at Shemanski Park

Thursday, May 5 2016

Saturday, May 7 2016

Sunday, May 8 2016

  • Mother's Day

    Everywhere

    Sunday, May 8 2016, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

  • Better NE Broadway

    NE Broadway between 7th and 24th

    Sunday, May 8 2016, 5:45 PM – Sunday, May 15 2016 to 7:00 PM

    Better Block is working with the neighborhood and business associations to enhance the NE Broadway streetscape by adding programmed space in the current parking lane, temporary crosswalks, etc.

Monday, May 9 2016

  • Vision Zero Portland Listening Session

    Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, 2801 N. Gantenbein Ave., Lorenzen Conference Center, room 1700 and 1702

    Monday, May 9 2016, 5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

    Portland's Vision Zero Executive Committee will talk with stakeholders and hear from community members about making our streets safe.

Thursday, May 12 2016 - Friday, May 13

  • Friends of the Children Friend Raiser

    NE Stanton between Williams - Rodney

    Thursday, May 12 2016, 7:00 AM – Friday, May 13 2016 to 10:00 AM

    Friend Raiser for Friends of the Children

Saturday, May 14 2016

  • Hollywood Farmers Market

    NE Hancock between 44th and 45th

    Saturday, May 14 2016, 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Hollywood Farmers Market

  • Doggie Dash

    Waterfront Park

    Saturday, May 14 2016, 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM

    Annual Oregon Humane Society Fundraiser

  • St Johns Bizarre

    N Lombard between Barltimore-Leavitt, N Philadelphia between Lombard-Ivanhoe, N Alta between Lombard-Alley, N Leavitt between Lombard-Ivanhoe, N Burlington between Lombard-Kellogg

    Saturday, May 14 2016, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

    10th Annual St Johns Bizarre

  • Hayhurst Auction

    SW Iowa between 50th - 55th Dr (in front of Hayhurst Elementary)

    Saturday, May 14 2016, 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM

    Hayhurst PTA host the Hayhurst Auction

  • St Johns Parade

    Downtown St Johns

    Saturday, May 14 2016, 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    54st Annual Neighborhood Parade

Sunday, May 15 2016

  • Kenton Street Fair

    N Denver between Watts - Interstate

    Sunday, May 15 2016, 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM

    The annual Kenton Street Fair

  • FredFest

    SE Yamhill between 2nd and Water

    Sunday, May 15 2016, 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM

    Hair of the Dog Brewing Co hosts FredFest

  • Ecliptic Beer Mile

    Ecliptic Brewing 825 N Cook

    Sunday, May 15 2016, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Second Annual Mile Run

  • Sunday Parkways

    East

    Sunday, May 15 2016, 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    PBOT Sponsored Event

Saturday, May 21 2016

  • Hollywood Farmers Market

    NE Hancock between 44th and 45th

    Saturday, May 21 2016, 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Hollywood Farmers Market

  • Woodlawn Farmers Market

    NE Durham Ave between Dekum and Madrona

    Saturday, May 21 2016, 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Woodlawn Farmers Market

  • Woodlawn Farmers Market

    NE Durham Ave between Dekum and Madrona

    Saturday, May 21 2016, 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Woodlawn Farmers Market

  • Redhead Event

    SW Meade between Moody - Dead end

    Saturday, May 21 2016, 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    Skin Cancer Expo and Redhead Event

  • Red Dress PDX

    NW Wilson between 26th - 27th

    Saturday, May 21 2016, 8:00 AM to 11:59 PM

    Street closure for the Red Dress PDX event

Sunday, May 22 2016

  • Pug Crawl

    NW 31st Ave between Luzon and Industrial

    Sunday, May 22 2016, 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM

    The Humane Society hosts the annual Pug Crawl

  • Portland Aerial Tram Sunday Kick-off

    Lower Tram Station on SW Moody Ave at Gibbs St

    Sunday, May 22 2016, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

    The Portland Aerial Tram will start running on Sundays again!  Come help us kick-off the Sunday Tram.

Thursday, May 26 2016 - Friday, May 27

  • ROI Friday

    SE 2nd between Taylor and Yamhill

    Thursday, May 26 2016, 6:00 PM – Friday, May 27 2016 to 11:00 PM

    Kin Living hosts ROI Friday to benefit OMSI

Saturday, May 28 2016

  • Hollywood Farmers Market

    NE Hancock between 44th and 45th

    Saturday, May 28 2016, 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Hollywood Farmers Market

  • Woodlawn Farmers Market

    NE Durham Ave between Dekum and Madrona

    Saturday, May 28 2016, 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Woodlawn Farmers Market

  • Woodlawn Farmers Market

    NE Durham Ave between Dekum and Madrona

    Saturday, May 28 2016, 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Woodlawn Farmers Market