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Events Calendar 8/31–9/6







Wed, Aug. 31

Forces of Nature

Portland Art Museum

All day


Ecology in Japanese prints 

Alice in Chains with Breaking Benjamin

Hayden Homes Amphitheater

4:30 p.m.


Alice in Chains in Portland


Hollywood Theatre

7:30 p.m.


Restoration of Barbara Loden’s 1970 film

Oregon State Fair

Oregon State Fairgrounds

All day


Oregon State Fair open until Sept. 5

Thurs, Sept. 1

Sign of the Times: The Great American Political Poster

Oregon Historical Society

All day


History of propaganda posters from 1844 to 2021

The Juicy Jam!

Parker’s Hideaway

7 p.m.


Musicians and bands play their music, but no covers

A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff

Hollywood Theatre

7:30 p.m.


Portland Premier with Q&A by the director

Portland Saturday Market

Downtown Portland Waterfront

All day


The Saturday market returns with food and music

Fri, Sept. 2

Northwest/Southwest: Indigenous Art After 1980

Maryhill Museum of Art

All day


Exhibit of Indigenous art from after 1980

Lose Yr Mind Fest 2022

Multiple venues in Portland

6:20 p.m.


Music festival lasting until Sept. 3

Amanda Miguel & Ana Victoria 

Keller Auditorium

8:30 p.m.


Concert in Tour Te Amare Por Siempre

Comedy of Terrors

Funhouse Lounge

7 p.m.


Comedy and improvisation

Sat, Sept. 3

Art in The Pearl Fine Arts & Crafts

North Park Blocks

All day 


The city’s largest art fair open until Sept. 5

Lunch & Soul with Tyrone Hendrix

Alberta Street Pub

12 p.m.


Portland-based drummer and composer

Movie in the Park: Soul

Woodstock Park

7:30 p.m.


Chill at the park and watch a movie with friends

Portland Flea

240 SE Clay St.

All day 


Vintage market and food

Sun, Sept. 4

Moonlight Market

Lan Su Chinese Garden

2 p.m.


Art, music and food, celebrating their first ever market

Walnut City Music Festival

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum

1 p.m.


Music festival until Sept. 4

Los Tigres del Norte

Arlene Schnitzer Hall

8 p.m.


Mexican pop and rock band in their reunion tour

Tick, tick… BOOM! 

Portland Center Stage

2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.


Rock musical with the same vibe as RENT

Mon, Sept. 5

I Am An American

Oregon Historical Society

All day


Photography raising awareness of the history of Asian xenophobia

The Pretty Reckless

Roseland Theater

8 p.m.


Woman-led rock and roll

Bottle Rocket

Hollywood Theatre

7:30 p.m.


Wes Anderson’s first feature film from 1996

Come Thru Market

The Redd on Salmon

3 p.m.


Black & Indigenous market

Tues, Sept. 6

Jeremy Okai Davis: A Good Sport

Elizabeth Leach Gallery

10:30 a.m.


A collection of figurative paintings from the artist

Open Jam

The Big Legrowlski

7 p.m.


Drinks and vegan food at an open jam session

B-Movie Bingo

Hollywood Theatre

7:30 p.m.


Play bingo and enjoy a B-movie on the side

Sparrowhawk Native Plant Sale


8 a.m.


Plant sale where proceeds go to the community