Calendar design by Whitney McPhie

Events Calendar: August 3–9






Wed, Aug. 3


Portland Art Museum

All day


Found object sculpture, printmaking, painting and drawing

Grupo Masato

Main St.

5 p.m.


Multi-ethnic Portland-based band

Trek Nights: Galaxy Quest

Hollywood Theatre

7:30 p.m.


1999 parody of Star Trek

Portland Timbers vs. Nashville SC

Providence Park

7:30 p.m.


Timbers face Nashville 

Thurs, Aug. 4

Dad Bod

Doug Fir Restaurant

9 p.m.


Salt Lake City band comes to Portland

Friends Without Benefits

Alberta Abbey Cafe

6 p.m.

$5 donation

Food with music by local artists

Orpheus PDX: L’Orfeo

Lincoln Hall

7:30 p.m.


A Greek story about a legendary musician

The Bird Days of Summer: Birds & Bevvies

Topaz Farm Sauvie Island

6 p.m.


Bird watching on Sauvie Island

Fri, Aug. 5

Stella Zhong

Adams and Ollman

All day 


NYC artist drawing interest in proportions


45 East

10 p.m.


Friday night EDM

I Love My Dad

Hollywood Theatre

7 p.m. + 9:15 p.m.


A 2022 comedy

Comedy in the Park

Laurelhurst Park

6 p.m.


Local black and brown comedians at the park

Sat, Aug. 6

Chinese festival

Pioneer Courthouse Square

12 p.m.–6 p.m.


Arts and crafts, vendors and music

Fremont Fest

4020 NE Fremont Street

10 a.m.–4 p.m.


Live music and vendors

Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring

Empirical Theater OMSI

6:30 p.m.


The first installment of the LOTR franchise

Ghosts of Summer

Oregon Convention Center

9 a.m.–5 p.m.


Halloween Market

Sun, Aug. 7

Native American Art Market and Sale

Blackfish Gallery

11 a.m.–5 p.m.


Day two of Oregon Native American vendors and art

Little Feat

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

8 p.m.


American rock

Punch Drunk Love in 35mm

Hollywood Theatre

7 p.m.


Dark romantic comedy by Paul Thomas Anderson

Coelho Winery: National Sisters Day

Coelho Winery

11 a.m.–5 p.m.


Two for one tasting for sisters only

Mon, Aug. 8

Mondays On the Mall

Pioneer Courthouse Square

12 p.m.


Local markets and free events

Karaoke with Atlas

Alberta St. Pub

9 p.m.


Karaoke with friends

Intro to New Zealand Cinema

Hollywood Theatre

6:30 p.m.


Workshop at Movie Madness University

Gay Skate

Oaks Amusement Park

7 p.m.


Skating for all ages

Tues, Aug. 9

Reusing Materials: Weaving Workshop

Pine Meadow Ranch

9 a.m.–2 p.m.


Learn the art of weaving

Noon Summer Concert Series

Pioneer Courthouse Square

12 p.m.–1 p.m.


Free concert in downtown just in time for lunch

Invincible Shaolin in 35mm

Hollywood Theatre

7:30 p.m.


1978 classic in 35mm

Open Jam

The Big Legrowlski

7 p.m.–12 a.m.


Play, jam and chill at the Big Legrowlski