Jan 7: $2 Days at OMSI
OMSI invites you to explore all exhibits for just $2 per person on the first Sunday of every month! Submarine Tours, Theater and Planetarium shows are reduced to $5 per person. Stay out of the cold and get your science on!
Jan 10 – 14: Portland Boat Show
Join the Portland Boat Show for its 58th year! The Portland Expo Center’s giant exhibition space will house hundreds of vessels including sailboats, sport boats, fishing boats, personal watercraft and much more!
Jan 12 – Jan 30: 35th Reel Music Festival
This film and music festival is an annual showcase that explores the interplay between sound, image, music and culture. The festival features collections of vintage performances, documentaries, music videos, and animations. It also explores a wide variety of music genres including rock, blues, jazz, classical, opera and avant-garde.
Jan 13: Professional Bull Riders
For one-night only, some of the best bull riders in the world will battle the sport’s toughest bovine athletes. The thrilling 8-second rides and heart-stopping wrecks make the PBR’s Velocity Tour one of the most exciting live sporting events to see.
Jan 13 – 14: Portland Bridal Show
Since 1979 the Portland Bridal Show has brought together the finest local wedding professionals, displays, shows, and fashions. Whether you are looking to plan your dream wedding or just peruse the exhibition, you are sure to find it all here! This year boasts more fashions, more exhibitors, new ideas, and loads of fun.
Jan 15: Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast
For the 32nd year in a row, The Skanner will host the Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast at the Red Lion on the River at Jantzen Beach. Individual tickets are $95.
Jan 17 – 21: Rose City Classic Dog Show
The Rose City Classic is noted as “the biggest dog show series in the West.” Housed in the Portland Expo Center, this event will feature 4 of the biggest all-breed dog shows in the nation, over 175 breeds and 31 specialty & group shows.
Jan 25 – 28: Portland International Auto Show
The Oregon Convention Center hosts the 2018 Portland International Auto Show. See classic, exotic, and eco-friendly vehicles. Featuring a tech center, luxury lofts, kid’s zone & camp, and your chance to win a new car!
Jan 28: Mochitsuki 2018 – Year of the Dog
22nd Annual Japanese American New Year Celebration! Enjoy food, mochi samples, demonstrations and hands-on activities for all ages including: mochi pounding, ikebana, calligraphy, games and much more!