Here’s the scoop for the weekend. For more ideas on what to
do this weekend, check PDX Kids Calendar and the urbanMamas calendar page.
This is the last weekend to catch a movie
in the park, sponsored by Portland Parks & Rec. Your choices this
final weekend are Funny Face at Director Park and Hugo at MAC on Friday, and
Pee-wee's Big Adventure at Wallace Park on Saturday. All movies start at
dark, with pre-movie entertainment at 6:30. Free!
Children's performer Red Yarn is playing a new regular gig over at Milagros on
Fridays from 3:30 to 4:15. Expect music, puppetry, and interactive
storytelling. $3 suggested donation per person.
Jazz up your back to school supplies using recycled craft
supplies. At the Mt Scott Community Center on Friday from 5 to 7.
Hillside's 6th Annual Ice Cream Social is at the Hillside Community
Center on Friday beginning at 6:30. The event is free, but donations are
Saturday from 10 to 1,
enjoy free admission to the Washington County Museum and take
part in free hands-on history and art activities. Free!
Join in the fun at Musicalu, a
free-family-friendly concert series on Gresham’s Art Plaza. This is the final
month, and Professor Banjo will be returning from up north to play with Mo
Phillips. Saturday from 11 to 12. Free!
Belmont Street Fair is Saturday from 12 to 7 in and around SE Belmont and
38th. There will be live music, art, entertainment, shopping, food, drink. Free!
Oktoberfest celebrations begin! Head to the Kennedy
School on Saturday beginning at 12 for oom-pah bands, bratwurst, and good
The Tualatin Riverfront Music Festival is Saturday from 3 to 8
at the Tualatin Community Park and features musical performances by Rust,
De La Warr, and special guests. Tickets are $5 in advance, $7 at the
gate. Kids 12 and under are free.
Make a bookmark collage
at Green Bean Books on Sunday from 10 to 2. Just in time for back to
It's Fiesta Fun
Day at Oaks Amusement Park on Sunday from 12 to 6. Enjoy south of the
border style fun with live music, dancing, and ethnic food.
Check out a rehearsal
by Portland Opera in Director Park on Sunday from 2 to 5. Free!
Hope this gives you some ideas. Have fun out there! And
don't forget to double-check event details by calling or checking the website
of the venue, performer, or host organization.