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Kids Calendar

Find fun things to do with kids on our comprehensive events calendar for Portland, Oregon.

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June/July 2024 Digital Issue

Read our June/July issue online!

Aerial Adventures for Thrill-Seekers of All Ages

If your family is looking for a treetop thrill, check out one of these aerial or zip line attractions.

Where to Go With Your Baby This Summer

Here are five outings for an easy, but fun time with your baby.

11 Portland-Area Playgrounds with Shade

We’ve got you covered.

These Calm Waters Made Our Kids Love Kayaking

Check out these 10 family-friendly places to kayak near Portland, OR.

Where to See Farm Animals around Portland

Take animal-loving kids for a meet and greet in Portland, Oregon.

Cool Off at 50+ Splash Pads in the Portland Area

Cool off in safe spaces to splash!


Solar Days at Summer Splash! Festival

Explore the power of the sun at the Hands on Children's Museum in Olympia.

The Little Prince LIVE

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s beloved book flies from page to stage in The Little Prince!

Zoo Nights

Have fun on Fridays through August 23 at Zoo Nights: evenings filled with local music, food carts, activities for all ages, and the chance to get to know some of the animals active during twilight hours.

Pools, Waterparks and Swimming Holes

Find a place to cool off this summer in Portland and the surrounding area!

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Shop Local at These 38 Portland-Area Farmers Markets

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Where to Find Bigfoot in Portland

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Local Water Fun Near Portland

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Kid-Friendly Fourth of July Staycation (Portland Style)


Summer Camps Guide

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

Kids ❤️ Museums

The littles will soak up knowledge while having a blast at these local, kid-friendly museums.

Private School Guide

Learn about the fantastic educational options in the Portland area.

Education Guide

Find schools, childcare, after-school activities and enrichment programs in our Education Guide.

After-School Guide

Check out our guide of fun and enriching extracurricular programs.

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