July Events

Check out what's happening in Portland during July!

July 1st-29th: CoHo Summer Fest @ CoHo Theater

“Multimedia. Dance. Comedy. Solo Work. Ensemble Pieces. Video Projection. Polyester Pants. Palestine. Memory Movies. Family Facades. Personal Journeys. Strange Bedfellows. Cross-Cultural Understanding. Glass Unicorns. Basements. Movement Narratives.”

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July 17th: Best of Portland Block Party

DJ Le’Mix spins tunes, Beam Suntory mixes drinks, Pip’s fries up donuts and Belle’s Feast serves up fried chicken and hush puppies. All proceeds benefit Girls on the Run of Portland Metro. If an appeal to philanthropy isn’t enough, there’ll be goat yoga and a dunk tank”



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Image may contain: grass, outdoor and natureJuly 17th: Twilight Tuesday @ The Oregon Zoo

“Twilight Tuesdays offer guests the chance to experience the magic of summer evenings at the zoo for a reduced price. In addition to all the zoo usually has to offer, the events also include live music, family activities and games, local beverages and food carts.”




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No automatic alt text available.July 19h: Thursday-Portland Queer Comedy Festival

“We are so excited to bring you Thursday’s programming for the 2nd Portland Queer Comedy Festival! Our very first show of the weekend, has one of our favorite comedians headlining 7pm at the Funhouse Stage.”


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Image may contain: crowd, sky and outdoorJuly 20th: 38th Annual Cathedral Park Jazz Festival

“Now in its 38th year, the festival is the longest running jazz and blues festival west of the Mississippi River. The Festival is a major musical event in the heart of summer for the Portland Metro area, and features the region’s best local jazz and blues musicians. It also fosters cooperation and pride in the north Portland neighborhoods of Cathedral Park and St. Johns, and recognizes and promotes the community’s local businesses.”



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July 20th: Mortified Portland @ The Alberta Rose Theater

“Witness a night of adults telling stories about their lives by sharing their most mortifying childhood artifacts (diaries, letters, lyrics, poems, home movies)… in front of total strangers. An amazing cast of Portlanders are ready to share their shame on stage in the live show feature in The Mortified Podcast and the Netflix documentary Mortified Nation.”



Visit the event website & get tickets here!


No automatic alt text available.July 21st-22nd: PDX Pop Now! Festival

BACK AT IT FOR THE 15TH YEAR! Servin’ up yet another FREE and ALL-AGES two-day festival with buckets of local music. Look forward to all of this under the Hawthorne Bridge! Street Fair, a Beer Garden. Rigsketball and Food Carts!”



View the lineup of artists here!


No automatic alt text available.July 21st: Tea Fest PDX

“After a very successful first year we have decided to reserve the whole World Forestry Center, which doubles the space in which we can provide classes and workshops, vendor booths, Tea Here Now areas, and other tea-related activities like yoga, tai chi, and musical performances.”


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July 21st: VegOut! Portland Vegan Beer & Food Festival

“VegOut! Portland is a celebration of vegan food & drink, live entertainment, educational speakers, chef demonstrations, fitness classes, and a ton of fun for all ages! More than 100 expected vendors will be exhibiting over the weekend, with a full line up of vegan programming for 2 full days of action!”





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No automatic alt text available.July 23rd: SCRAP PDX Craft + Drink

“On July 23rd, SCRAP PDX will be taking over Oregon Public House as their Charity of the Day! Come down for lunch and stay for the crafts, or vice-versa! A portion of every dollar spent at Oregon Public House will be donated to SCRAP PDX. Rather you’re buying a pint, a tasty burger, or a cool shirt, SCRAP PDX benefits!”




Get more info & tickets here!



Image may contain: 1 person, crowdJuly 26th: Oregon Brewers Brunch @ Kimpton RiverPlace Hotel

“This year’s Oregon Brewers Brunch will take place on Thursday, July 26th from 9:30am to 11:30am at the Kimpton Riverplace Hotel; Brunch tickets include brunch, two Ninkasi beers, a souvenir T-shirt, the OBF official tasting mug, and four tokens (to be redeemed at the festival).”



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Image may contain: one or more people, crowd, sky, tree and outdoorJuly 26-28th: Oregon Brewers Festival

“The Oregon Brewers Festival will celebrate its 31st annual event this summer! The festival will serves 80 beers from craft breweries, including five this year from Baja, California, Mexico. For the first time ever, the festival will also offer two ciders and a red and white wine in addition to the 80 beers.”



Get list of brewers and tickets here!



July 29th: July Flea + Food

“We’re a monthly gathering place for the creators, curators and collectors of Portland’s best vintage, handmade, functional art, & locally-sourced goods. Plus! Amazing local food + beverage purveyors + bar program curated by Figlia Americana. Admission is FREE and open to all ages. Open the last Sunday of the month.”




Get vendor list and more info here!