Links & Resources

Events & Festivals Back to Top

Cinco De Mayo
Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest
Spring Beer & Wine Fest
Hood River Valley Blossom Festival
Alberta Art Hop
Historic Irvington Home Tour
Memorial Weekend in the Wine Country
Kell’s St. Patrick’s Irish Festival
Portland Rose Festival

Bite of Oregon
Clark County Fair
Mt. Hood Air Show
Mt. Hood Jazz Festival
Oregon Brewers Festival
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Oregon State Fair
Waterfront Blues Festival
4th of July
Art in the Pearl

Mt. Angel Oktoberfest
Edelweiss Oktoberfest
Shanghai Tunnel Ghost Tours
Scream at the Beach
Howloween at the Zoo
The Pumpkin Patch at Sauvie’s Island
Fall Oregon Wine Tour 

Singing Christmas Tree
Tree Lighting Ceremony
Grotto Festival of Lights
The Nutcracker
Peacock Lane
Christmas Ship Parade

Entertainment Back to Top

First Thursday
Last Thursday
Saturday Market
Portland Movie Theatres
Live Music Venues
Rose Quarter Sports and Entertainment

Find a Restaurant
Destination Downtown

Professional Sporting Events
Portland Trail Blazers
Portland Beavers
Portland Timbers
Winter Hawks

Art & CultureBack to Top

Portland Culture Events

Museums & Galleries

Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Oregon Historical Society
Portland Museum of Art

Performing Arts
Artist Repertory Theatre
Chamber Music Northwest
Portland Center Stage
Portland Opera
Oregon Children’s Theatre
Oregon Ballet Theatre
Oregon Symphony

Outdoor ActivitiesBack to Top

Cycle Oregon
Mount Hood Meadows Ski Resort
Oregon Coast Travel Guide

Parks & GardensBack to Top

Oregon Zoo
Portland Japanese Garden
Portland Chinese Garden
Portland Parks and Recreation
Governor Tom McCall Waterfront Park
Washington Park
Hoyt Arboretum
Oregon Garden
Forest Park

ShoppingBack to Top

Bridgeport Village
Clackamas Town Center
Columbia Gorge Premium Outlets
Lloyd Center
Nob Hill
Pioneer Place
Streets of Tanasbourne
Washington Square
Woodburn Company Stores

Here are other helpful links for the Portland Metro Area:
Community InformationBack to Top

City of Portland
Portland Chamber of Commerce
Portland Oregon Visitor Association (POVA)

Local GovernmentBack to Top

Clackamas County
Multnomah County
Washington County
Yamhill County
Columbia County
Better Business Bureau
Building Codes Division
Construction Contractors Board
Department of Motor Vehicles
DEQ Clean Air Stations
Landscape Contractors Board
Oregon Blue Book
Oregon Board of Medical Examiners
Oregon Licensing Boards
Voter Registration

MapsBack to Top

Metro Map
Portland City Map
Biking Map

TransportationBack to Top

Mass Transit – Trimet
PDX Airport
Train – Amtrak
Taxi and Cab Information

SchoolsBack to Top

Beaverton School District
Hillsboro School District
Lake Oswego School District
Portland School District
Tigard-Tualatin School District
West Linn-Wilsonville School District
North Clackamas School District
School Report Cards

Green Homes Back to Top

Energy Trust -have an energy review done on your home for free
Ecological Footprint -measure the impact of your actions on the earth’s resource
Environmental Building Supplies– shopping for green building supplies in Portland
Fix-It Fairs
an easy way to learn simple and affordable methods to improve your home
Northwest Ecobuilding Guild Green Pages– listing of green building professionals in the Northwest
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)-Indoor Air Quality -comprehensive introduction to indoor air quality
Room-by-room problems and solutions
Department of Energy (DOE) -comprehensive website on energy-saving strategies for the home
Energy Trust -administers energy-efficiency rebate programs and offers application assistance for State of Oregon tax credits
State of Oregon Office of Energy -Residential Energy Tax Credits and other incentives for the installation of energy-efficient product