Local works of art along the drag, as well as beverages and hors d'oeuvres

Second Thursdays on North Mississippi Avenue

Event dates: March 12th, 2015, April 9th, 2015, May 14th, 2015
Event location: various locations along Mississippi Aveenue
Portland Events: Second Thursdays on North Mississippi Avenue

With First and Last Thursdays already occupied by other artful events in ‘hoods across town, Mississippi Avenue has staked its claim on the second Thursday of each month. Hanging art in galleries, boutiques, waiting rooms and cafes,2nd Thursdaysfeature local works of art at various locations along the drag, as well as beverages and hors d'oeuvres, for several evening hours. Find monthly updates more...

Walk, roll and ride your way around car-free neighborhood routes

2015 Sunday Parkways

Event dates: May 10th, 2015, June 21st, 2015, July 26th, 2015, August 23rd, 2015, September 27th, 2015
Event location: various parts of town
Portland Events: 2015 Sunday Parkways

While there may be only four “quadrants” in Portland, there are five annualSunday Parkwaysdates—one per month from May through September—each in a different part of town. On these five Sundays, the city closes an area of streets to cars and opens up the public space to families and communities of walkers, bikers and runners. With the routes lined with vendors, live music, activities and more...