Kids Activities and Things To do

Looking for fun things to do for kids and/or families in the Portland, Oregon area?  Check out our calendar to find  the latest kids activities and events in our local community.  We do our best to keep this calendar accurate, but it’s always a good idea to verify events with the venue, in case there are last minute changes/cancellations.  Have fun!

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Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Holladay Park Summer Program @ Holladay Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
Holladay Park Summer Programming returns! Activities will be held 10am-8pm daily June 1 – Mid-September. Programs include: free drop in classes, Friday “Live at Lunchtime Music”, Monday night monthly concerts, Family friendly performances, and ping[...]
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Open Studio at Art ala Carte @ Art ala Carte | Portland | Oregon | United States
We celebrate Art Freedom by allowing the children to pick and choose the art medium they love and decide how best to express themselves.  Open Studio is set up specifically to cater to all age[...]
Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mr. Ben Plays at Santa Fe Taqueria @ Santa Fe Taqueria | Portland | Oregon | United States
Mr. Ben entertains the kids with great live music, Santa Fe makes dinner and takes care of the dishes, and all you have to do is kick back with a tasty beverage. Kids eat free![...]
Movies in the Park - The Emperor's New Groove @ Jackson Middle School | Portland | Oregon | United States
Pre-movie entertainment begins at 6:30 PM: performances by local musicians The Terry Robb Trio & Portland Teen Idols and free popcorn! Movies begin at dusk. Bring jackets and extra blankets – it can get chilly when[...]
Dole Get Up and Grow! Healthy Eating Summer Tour @ Albertsons | Portland | Oregon | United States
Get healthy this summer with free tastings, a DIY smoothie bar and other hands-on fruit and veggie fun. Visitors who sign Dole’s Get Up and Grow Pledge have a chance to receive free produce and[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Holladay Park Summer Program @ Holladay Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
Holladay Park Summer Programming returns! Activities will be held 10am-8pm daily June 1 – Mid-September. Programs include: free drop in classes, Friday “Live at Lunchtime Music”, Monday night monthly concerts, Family friendly performances, and ping[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Mr. Ben Plays at Cultured Caveman @ Cultured Caveman | Portland | Oregon | United States
Enjoy yummy, healthy food while Mr. Ben entertains the kiddos! $5 suggested donation.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
New Seasons Happy Valley - New Parent and Breastfeeding Support Group @ 15861 SE Happy Valley Town Center Dr. Happy Valley, OR 97086
with Renaissance Childbirth & Postpartum Professionals Meet other families with new babies to share your experiences, get some helpful advice and find the resources you need to nurture your newborn. Bring your questions about breastfeeding,[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Open Studio at Art ala Carte @ Art ala Carte | Portland | Oregon | United States
We celebrate Art Freedom by allowing the children to pick and choose the art medium they love and decide how best to express themselves.  Open Studio is set up specifically to cater to all age[...]
Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Playspace Open Play @ St Johns Swap n Play | Portland | Oregon | United States
Come check out the play space for free! A good time for non-members to learn more about membership. Art materials are first come, first served.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Tallulah's Daddy Performs @ Warehouse Cafe and Market | Portland | Oregon | United States
Every Thursday morning at 10am, Tallulah’s Daddy puts on a rockin’ show in the back of the cafe. Listen to some great music and learn about music while you’re at it!Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Dole Get Up and Grow! Healthy Eating Summer Tour @ Albertsons | Hillsboro | Oregon | United States
Welcome to the wonderful world of Get Up and Grow! – your one-stop shop for a happier, healthier you. Take our Pledge for better health, try dozens of fresh fruit and vegetable recipes, get the[...]
Jul 30 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm
There’s something happening every Thursday at the library. Just drop in and play!  Ages 3-8 with their adults. No registration required.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Jul 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Red Yarn Kids Show @ Mississippi Pizza | Portland | Oregon | United States
Songs & Puppets! Red Yarn (Andy Ferguson) is one of Portland’s favorite performers. He gets the kids participating in his shows and his songs draw from the great American songbook of folk music. Adults enjoy[...]
Farm Tunes Weekly Concert Series @ Kruger's Farm  | Portland | Oregon | United States
Celebrate summer at the farm at this weekly concert series. Bluegrass, country, blues, swing, alternative or zydeco music rock the farm each week. Bring a picnic or purchase food from one of our food vendors.[...]
Jul 30 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Movies in the Park - The Princess Bride @ Elizabeth Caruthers Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
Pre-movie entertainment begins at 6:30 PM: performances by local musicians The Jellyroll Society and free popcorn! Movies begin at dusk. Bring jackets and extra blankets – it can get chilly when the sun goes down! Share[...]
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Once Upon a Mattress (a musical comedy) @ Arts & Communication Magnet Academy | Beaverton | Oregon | United States
Beaverton teens perform this jubilant twist on the tale of “The Princess and The Pea,” a musical comedy with something for everyone: princesses, a royal court, lively dance numbers, love, loss, and loads of humor.[...]
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Cafe Au Play - Tallulah's Daddy Performs @ 5633 SE Division, Portland, OR, United States
Tallulah’s Daddy plays fun acoustic music for kids age 1-7 every Friday at Cafe Au Play starting at 10am. We’ll begin with musical storytime, then sing some songs, and finish with time for the kids[...]
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Holladay Park Summer Program @ Holladay Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
Holladay Park Summer Programming returns! Activities will be held 10am-8pm daily June 1 – Mid-September. Programs include: free drop in classes, Friday “Live at Lunchtime Music”, Monday night monthly concerts, Family friendly performances, and ping[...]
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Open Studio at Art ala Carte @ Art ala Carte | Portland | Oregon | United States
We celebrate Art Freedom by allowing the children to pick and choose the art medium they love and decide how best to express themselves.  Open Studio is set up specifically to cater to all age[...]
Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Cotton Babies - Tiny Socialites  @ Cotton Babies | Vancouver | Washington | United States
This is a social hour for all caregivers with children up to three years old looking to make connections, ask questions and develop relationships with other adults while providing safe space for kids to play.[...]
The Gold Dust Trail: Come Find Your Fortune @ Museum of the Oregon Territory | Oregon City | Oregon | United States
Starting on July 24th and continuing every Friday and Saturday through the end of August, kids of all ages can participate in “The Gold Dust Trail: Come Find Your Fortune”; a self-paced adventure through Oregon[...]
Jul 31 @ 10:45 am – 11:30 am
Spanish Niño Time-PDX-Playgroup @ TaborSpace | Portland | Oregon | United States
Spanish Niño Time-PDX is a drop-in Spanish Playgroup in the Portland area for infants up to 5 years old. Come join us in this fun engaging playgroup where you will hear and learn Spanish through[...]
Jul 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Being a parent is both joyful and challenging. Join us for a new parent support group where you’ll meet other caretakers to discuss navigating those joys and challenges while building a sense of community. A[...]
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 12:15 pm
Fun Fridays are happening all summer at Soham Yoga. Performances by Mr. Hoo, Penny Puppets, Silly Miss Jeanie, The Alphabeticians, Tallulah’s Daddy, and more.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
My Masterpiece Art Studio - Mini Masters Art Class @ 7905 SW Cirrus Dr, Beaverton, OR, 97008, United States
A fun engaging way to introduce your little ones to art techniques, a variety of media and master artists! Choose 10:30 class or 11:30, call 503.453.3700 to get your child’s name on the weekly class[...]
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Movies in the Park - Field of Dreams @ Gateway Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
Pre-movie entertainment begins at 6:30 PM: performances by local musicians The Sale and free popcorn! Movies begin at dusk. Bring jackets and extra blankets – it can get chilly when the sun goes down! Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Movies in the Park - Toy Story 2 @ Laurelhurst Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
Pre-movie entertainment begins at 6:30 PM: performances by local musicians Manimalhouse & Portland Teen Idols and free popcorn! Movies begin at dusk. Bring jackets and extra blankets – it can get chilly when the sun goes[...]
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Once Upon a Mattress (a musical comedy) @ Arts & Communication Magnet Academy | Beaverton | Oregon | United States
Beaverton teens perform this jubilant twist on the tale of “The Princess and The Pea,” a musical comedy with something for everyone: princesses, a royal court, lively dance numbers, love, loss, and loads of humor.[...]
Aug 1 @ 2:00 am – 7:00 am
Family Fun Day @ Unplugged Games | Portland | Oregon | United States
Let’s play! Whether your families likes classic board games, card games, or is looking to learn something new, Unplugged Games has lots of great ideas to make family game time fun.  Join us on Saturdays from 12-5pm for[...]