The leaves are changing, the weather is (finally) cooling down… it must be fall! There are so many fun things to do around Portland during this time of year that we wanted to give you a community calendar for the fall and winter seasons. Come on in and let us know what you’ll be up to this season!
November 1: End of Daylight Savings Time! Time to fall back.
November 6-8: 26th Annual Holiday Food and Gift Festival in the Oregon Convention Center
November 11: Happy Veterans Day! We salute you!
November 14: The Northwest Food and Wine Festival at the Doubletree Lloyd Center
November 14-15: Portland VegFest in the Oregon Convention Center
November 14-December 31: Christmas Lights Trail – Lighting of Maddax Woods in West Linn
November 26: Happy Thanksgiving!
The Tofurky Trot starts in the Historic Oaks Park Dance Pavilion
ORRC Turkey Trot at the Zoo, Packet pickup inside Cheatham Hall
November 26-December 27: Winter Wonderland, Portland’s largest holiday light show west of the
November 27: Tree Lighting Ceremony in Pioneer Courthouse Square presented by SmartPark
Macy’s Holiday Parade in Downtown Portland
November 27-January 3: ZooLights
December 1-24: Visit Santa at Cedar Hills Crossing in Beaverton
December 3-28: A Christmas Carol is on at Portland Playhouse
December 4 and other dates: Launch of the Christmas Ships on the Willamette River
December 4-5: Providence Festival of Trees at the Oregon Convention Center
December 6: Happy Hanukkah!
December 8-11: Portland Artisan Market – Holiday Market at Pioneer Courthouse Square
December 11-13: Green Festival at Oregon Convention Center
December 12: 25th Annual Tuba Christmas Concert in Pioneer Courthouse Square, presented by
December 13: Holiday Half Marathon and 5K along the Willamette River
December 19: Handmade Northwest at the Red Rose Ballroom
December 22: It’s the first day of winter!
December 25: Merry Christmas!
December 31: First Walk and Run of the New Year
January 1: Happy New Year!!
January 13-17: Portland Boat Show
Portland Old Time Music Gathering at the Tiffany Center
January 18: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 20-24: Rose City Classic Dog Show at Portland Expo Center
January 21-31: Fertile Ground Arts Festival
January 22-24: Oregon Truffle Festival in Newberg/Yamhill
ChocolateFest at the World Forestry Center
January 23: Oregon Marathon in Aloha, Oregon
February 2: Groundhog Day
February 5-6: 11th Annual Seafood and Wine Festival
February 9: Mardi Gras
February 11-28: Portland International Film Festival
February 14: Valentine’s Day
February 15: Presidents Day
February 19: Chinese New Year at LanSu Chinese Garden in NW Portland
February 27: Momathon in downtown Portland
Polar Plunge at Broughton Beach
Phew! That’s a lot of events! We hope you’ll let us know which event you will be participating in!