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Saturday Tree Time! Preschool Walks at Hoyt Arboretum

Hoyt Arboretum Meet at Stevens Pavilion, across from the Visitor’s Center (4000 SW Fairview Blvd)

Get outside with your little one and join us for a story and guided walk on the trails at Hoyt Arboretum. We will use all of our senses to explore the natural surroundings and maybe even get our hands dirty! Staff and trained Arboretum volunteers will introduce you and your family to the plants, trees, […]

$3 – $5

Drop In Art! @ Awake Coffee & Art

Awake Coffee & Art 7325 Se Milwalkie Ave, Portland, OR

We are so excited to get crafty with you and your littles! Join us for the craft of the day, painting, beading and creating! Our shop focuses on all things colorful and bright, we have tasty drinks, vegan-gf-kid friendly food options and local merch! 8$ Special gets your little the craft and a yummy steamer […]

$8

Community Farm Day at Thimbleberry Collaborative Farm!

June 1 is International Children’s Day, and we’re celebrating with a Farm Field Day! We’ll have a bunch of games set up including volleyball, horseshoes, ping pong and cornhole. There will also be some old school contests like burlap sack races, tug of war, three legged races, and more! We’ll have some light snacks to […]

Free

Powell’s Books Warehouse Sale!

Get books for as little as $1 from Portland's iconic independent bookstore. You know what's better than books? More books! It's the Powell's Books Warehouse Sale! When: June 1-2, 10am-4pmWhere: 2720 NW 29th Ave, Portland, OR. There will be music! And food carts? Yes, of course, thanks to our friends at Guilder Cafe, Nico's Ice […]

Ye Olde Gay Faire at Wonderwood

Wonderwood Springs 7410 N Chicago Ave, Portland, OR

It’s time to celebrate pride at @wonderwoodsprings ! Come on out on Saturday June 1st for a big ol FREE fun time with art, food, music and more! 10am - 4pm at 7410 N Chicago Avenue! This is year two of Ye Olde Gay Faire and it’ll over 30 queer vendors, face painting, fairy hair, […]

Free

What Did My Ancestors Eat? Author Story Time with Quinn Miller Murphy at Hammer + Jacks

REC Room in Hammer + Jacks 6406 SE FOSTER RD, PORTLAND, OR, United States

Join us Saturday, June 1st at 10:30 AM for story time with the author, Quinn Miller Murphy! Quinn will be reading her captivating book "What Did My Ancestors Eat?" – a delightful board book about food and ancestry crafted for toddlers, preschoolers, kindergarteners, and their families. Embark on a charming journey with a curious mixed-race, multi-ethnic […]

Free
Event Series What’s New in The Garden

What’s New in The Garden

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden 5801 SE 28th Avenue, Portland, OR, United States

The “What’s New in The Garden” walks at Crystal Springs are explorations designed to encourage curiosity and wonderment through the senses for kids and their family. Each month, Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden Visitor Services Supervisor Hilary will lead a stroll through the garden to explore new sights and sounds as well as checking up on […]

$5 – $8.95
Event Series Portland Saturday Market

Portland Saturday Market

2 SW Naito Parkway, Portland, OR 97204 2 SW Naito Parkway, Portland, OR

Saturdays and Sundays, March through December Come celebrate decades of supporting local artists, fostering connections, and embracing the spirit of Portland. Thank you for being a cherished part of our journey—here's to more decades of creativity, community, and countless memories! Nationally recognized as the largest continuously operating open-air arts and crafts market in the country, […]

Free

All About Trees: Storytime & Puppet-Tree at the World Forestry Center

World Forestry Center

Join us on Saturday, June 1st, at 12 noon for a story time and puppet show with fantastic local author Leslie Barnard Booth, featuring her captivating new book, One Day this Tree Will Fall. Discover how a tree’s wounds and decay bring new life to the forest ecosystem in this lyrical picture book for ages […]

Free
Event Series Kids Day at The Lobby

Kids Day at The Lobby

The Lobby at Ellen Browning Building 2871 SE Division Street, Portland, United States

Free Saturday Art Class at The Lobby at Ellen Browning Building We’ll kick off our artistic journey by visiting our mesmerizing exhibition. Guided by our knowledgable team, your child will discover the secrets hidden within iconic artworks. They’ll get to recreate their own versions of timeless masterpieces in a hands-on activity while learning more about […]

Free

Toss for a Cause: A Community Day in the Park

Sellwood Park SE 7th Avenue and SE Miller St., Portland, OR, United States

Come cheer as more than 25 of our community’s nonprofits compete in a cornhole tournament for the title of Portland Toss for a Cause Champion 2024. The day will feature music, entertainment, refreshments available for purchase from two delicious food carts and a beer garden. Introduce families to the sport of cornhole at Sellwood park. Family […]

Free

Open-Air Train Rides in June

Oregon Rail Heritage Center 2250 SE Water Avenue, Portland, OR

Join us for a 45-minute train ride in open air rail cars along the Willamette River in the heart of Portland. Excellent for viewing wildlife, paddleboarders and Oaks Park rides! Open air cars are pulled by a diesel locomotive and depart from the Oregon Rail Heritage Center at 2250 SE Water Avenue in Portland, Oregon. […]

$2 – $15
Event Series Go Dog. Go! LIVE

Go Dog. Go! LIVE

The Judy Kafoury Center for Youth Arts 1000 SW Broadway, T-100, Portland, OR, United States

P.D. Eastman’s classic children’s book skates, swerves, and leaps from page to stage in Go Dog, Go! Dogs rule in this fantastical world. Yellow Dog, Blue Dog, Red Dog and dogs of all colors, shapes, and sizes can do it all from singing & dancing to snorkeling & driving! They howl at the moon. They […]

$25 – $35

Kid-Friendly Bike Ride to Pedalpalooza Bike Summer Kick-Off

Laurelhurst Park (Meet at the brick bathroom building near SE Ankeny at Laurelhurst Place)

Ride bikes together with kids and families, from Laurelhurst Park to the North Park Blocks for the start of Pedalpalooza's Kick-Off ride! June 1st at 5pm is the big Kick-Off bike ride for Pedalpalooza Bike Summer 2024. Kidical Mass PDX will ride there together at a fun, kid-friendly pace. This is a slow ride, paced […]

Free
Event Series Newsies, JR.

Newsies, JR.

The Judy Kafoury Center for Youth Arts 1000 SW Broadway, T-100, Portland, OR, United States

Daring kids take on newspaper giants in this toe-tapping underdog story inspired by the 1899 Newsboys’ Strike. Featuring “King of New York,” “The World Will Know,” and more empowering anthems from the original Disney film, this musical will have you singing, dancing, and seizing the day! Book by Harvey Fierstein, Lyrics by Jack Feldman, Music […]

$25 – $35

Music with Mr. Hoo at PILEA Play

PILEA Play 7832 SW Capitol Hwy Suite B, Portland, OR, United States

Sadly, PILEA Play is closing on June 7. Come rock out one last time with Mr. Hoo for a special Saturday afternoon show.  Open play from 3 - 5, show starts at 4. $10 per child.

$10

Family Pride Dance Party

Conestoga Recreation and Aquatic Center

Families, friends, and individuals are welcome to gather on the dance floor, where we'll celebrate LGBTQ+ diversity. We will have a DJ spinning some funky tunes, so be ready to dance! Along with a bounce house and crafts!

Free

TARZAN – The Stage Musical

Sherwood Center for the Arts

Full-Length Musical, with Intermission.  Unforgettable singers! Based on Disney's epic animated musical adventure and Edgar Rice Borough's Tarzan of the Apes, Tarzan features heart-pumping music by rock legend, Phil Collins, and a book by Tony Award-winning playwright, David Henry Hwang. High-flying excitement and hits, like the Academy Award winning "You'll Be in My Heart," as […]

$18

CareOregon Starlight Parade | Portland Rose Festival

The CareOregon Starlight Parade is the one of the Rose Festival's most popular events offering electrified funky fun for everyone. From traditional marching bands and flood-lit floats, to glow-in-the-dark umbrellas and unique hand-built entries, you’ll see representation from Portland’s diverse community groups (and the surrounding Pacific Northwest region), creating a vibe like no other on […]

Free

$5 Day at OMSI

OMSI

OMSI's most popular financial access program. Explore the museum's permanent exhibit halls and labs for just $5 per person on the first Sunday of each month. Plus, enjoy significant discounts on special exhibitions, Empirical Theater and Kendall Planetarium shows, and tours of the USS Blueback Submarine.

$2

Free First Sunday at the Oregon Jewish Museum

Oregon Jewish Museum 724 NW Davis St., Portland, Or

OJMCHE IS FREE ON THE FIRST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH. The Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education is the largest museum dedicated to the documented and visual history of the Jews of Oregon, United States. The Museum is dedicated to the preservation, research, and exhibition of art, archival materials, and artifacts of the […]

Free

Portland Rose Festival CityFair

Tom McCall Waterfront Park 750 SW FRONT Ave., Portland, OR, United States

Rose Festival's CityFair is back and better than ever with new kid's entertainment, exciting musicians, cultural events, fair foods, and your favorite carnival attractions. Spend the day (or a few) making new family memories at the Portland Rose Festival, celebrating our region and many of the incredible people, communities and businesses that call this place […]

$11.99 – $14.99
Event Series Go Dog. Go! LIVE

Go Dog. Go! LIVE

The Judy Kafoury Center for Youth Arts 1000 SW Broadway, T-100, Portland, OR, United States

P.D. Eastman’s classic children’s book skates, swerves, and leaps from page to stage in Go Dog, Go! Dogs rule in this fantastical world. Yellow Dog, Blue Dog, Red Dog and dogs of all colors, shapes, and sizes can do it all from singing & dancing to snorkeling & driving! They howl at the moon. They […]

$25 – $35
Event Series Newsies, JR.

Newsies, JR.

The Judy Kafoury Center for Youth Arts 1000 SW Broadway, T-100, Portland, OR, United States

Daring kids take on newspaper giants in this toe-tapping underdog story inspired by the 1899 Newsboys’ Strike. Featuring “King of New York,” “The World Will Know,” and more empowering anthems from the original Disney film, this musical will have you singing, dancing, and seizing the day! Book by Harvey Fierstein, Lyrics by Jack Feldman, Music […]

$25 – $35

Kids Collage: Inspired by Swedish Photography

Nordia House 8800 SW OLESON ROAD, PORTLAND, OR, United States

This is a multi-generational workshop! An adult guardian is required for children under the age of 18. Adult guardians are not required to purchase a ticket if they only plan to assist children in the craft. Adults who plan to make their own craft are required to purchase a ticket. Come make art inspired by […]

$5

Drop In Art! @ Awake Coffee & Art

Awake Coffee & Art 7325 Se Milwalkie Ave, Portland, OR

We are so excited to get crafty with you and your littles! Join us for the craft of the day, painting, beading and creating! Our shop focuses on all things colorful and bright, we have tasty drinks, vegan-gf-kid friendly food options and local merch! 8$ Special gets your little the craft and a yummy steamer […]

$8

Powell’s Books Warehouse Sale!

Get books for as little as $1 from Portland's iconic independent bookstore. You know what's better than books? More books! It's the Powell's Books Warehouse Sale! When: June 1-2, 10am-4pmWhere: 2720 NW 29th Ave, Portland, OR. There will be music! And food carts? Yes, of course, thanks to our friends at Guilder Cafe, Nico's Ice […]

Event Series Portland Saturday Market

Portland Saturday Market

2 SW Naito Parkway, Portland, OR 97204 2 SW Naito Parkway, Portland, OR

Saturdays and Sundays, March through December Come celebrate decades of supporting local artists, fostering connections, and embracing the spirit of Portland. Thank you for being a cherished part of our journey—here's to more decades of creativity, community, and countless memories! Nationally recognized as the largest continuously operating open-air arts and crafts market in the country, […]

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