Our Favorite Apple Picking Spots Near PDX

Mark your calendars! Apple season is a little early at some farms this incredibly sunny year.

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August 2021 Digital Issue

It’s that time of year again: Back to school. Like the previous two school years, it’ll be an unusual one. We give you a preview of how schools look as we send our kids back full-time, as well as reflect on the ways they’ve adapted and become resilient during the pandemic. Plus, what does the landscape look like these days for teens wanting to land an internship? And don’t miss our favorite Mount Hood hike, family taco night and after-school care resources.

Portland-Area Fairs and Festivals, August-September 2021

Street festival season isn’t over yet! Check out our list of festivals for some end-of-summer fun.

Try Swapping Your Home for Your Next Family Vacation

Do your travel dreams feel too big for your family’s budget? Try home swapping!

Cookbooks to Take Your Family Campout to the Next Level

Because no one should have to eat rehydrated mac ‘n’ cheese on vacation.

Portland-Area Farmers Markets

It’s peach season! Check our comprehensive list of Portland-area farmers markets.

Free Tech Classes for Kids at Apple Stores

Apple Camps are back through July 30th. Get ready for screen time everyone can feel good about.

Keep Cool at These Six Portland Scoop Shops

Indulge your sweet tooth on National Ice Cream Day — or any day — at one of these classic scoop shops in PDX.


2021 Summer Camps Guide

Plan your summer now with our comprehensive guide to camps in the Portland area!

After-School Guide

Check out our guide of fun and enriching extracurricular programs.

Private School Guide

Learn about your educational options in the Portland area.

Birthday Guide

We know birthday party planning can be overwhelming, but rest assured—we’ve got you covered.

PDX Parent Umbrella: An Accessible, Inclusive Digital Directory

800+ listings in categories like Education, Family Fun, Health Care, and Professional Services.

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