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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Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action @ Portland Children's Museum | Portland | Oregon | United States
Jump into an action-packed family adventure at Portland Children’s Museum’s new traveling exhibit, Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action. Get your family moving with a variety of creative adventure scenes and an “Action Star Training[...]
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chinese New Year at Lan Su Chinese Garden @ Lan Su Chinese Garden | Portland | Oregon | United States
Celebrate Chinese New Year —the Year of the Monkey—with Lan Su Chinese Garden! Chinese New Year features fifteen days of special performances and activities. Bring the family to participate in the many activities and celebrations,[...]
Feb 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mississippi Pizza - Mr. Ben Plays @ Mississippi Pizza | Portland | Oregon | United States
Everyone is welcome! Mississippi Pizza takes care of the dinner and the dishes, Mr. Ben entertains the kids. Your only job is to relax with a beer. Ahhhh…Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
OPEN HOUSE Information Session - Hope Chinese Charter School @ Hope Chinese Charter School | Portland | Oregon | United States
School Tours are designed to allow prospective parents to see HCCS classrooms in action. Tours are followed by a question and answer session led by the principal and/or Chinese Lead Teacher. Current HCCS parents will[...]
Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Second Tuesday @ Oregon Zoo | Portland | Oregon | United States
  Enjoy $4 admission to the zoo.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action @ Portland Children's Museum | Portland | Oregon | United States
Jump into an action-packed family adventure at Portland Children’s Museum’s new traveling exhibit, Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action. Get your family moving with a variety of creative adventure scenes and an “Action Star Training[...]
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chinese New Year at Lan Su Chinese Garden @ Lan Su Chinese Garden | Portland | Oregon | United States
Celebrate Chinese New Year —the Year of the Monkey—with Lan Su Chinese Garden! Chinese New Year features fifteen days of special performances and activities. Bring the family to participate in the many activities and celebrations,[...]
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Mr. Ben Plays at Woodlawn Swap n Play @ Village Ballroom | Portland | Oregon | United States
Come hear Mr. Ben play a show for the Woodlawn Swap ‘n Play community! Show is open to non-members for a $5 donation. Mr. Ben will leave out his instruments for the kids to enjoy[...]
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 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[...]
Feb 10 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action @ Portland Children's Museum | Portland | Oregon | United States
Jump into an action-packed family adventure at Portland Children’s Museum’s new traveling exhibit, Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action. Get your family moving with a variety of creative adventure scenes and an “Action Star Training[...]
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chinese New Year at Lan Su Chinese Garden @ Lan Su Chinese Garden | Portland | Oregon | United States
Celebrate Chinese New Year —the Year of the Monkey—with Lan Su Chinese Garden! Chinese New Year features fifteen days of special performances and activities. Bring the family to participate in the many activities and celebrations,[...]
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Mr. Ben Plays at Poa Cafe @ Poa Cafe | Portland | Oregon | United States
Enjoy yummy coffee and treats while Mr. Ben entertains the kiddos! $5 suggested donation.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
New Seasons Concordia - New Parent and Breastfeeding Support Group @ 5320 NE 33rd, Portland, OR, United States
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,[...]
Feb 10 @ 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[...]
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Crafternoon at Poa Cafe @ Poa Cafe | Paulding | Ohio | United States
Did you know Poa has a secret stash of arts + crafts goodies in our back yellow barn cabinet? Every Wednesday we’ll break the, out and work on a new project for the hour. Free[...]
Feb 10 @ 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![...]
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action @ Portland Children's Museum | Portland | Oregon | United States
Jump into an action-packed family adventure at Portland Children’s Museum’s new traveling exhibit, Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action. Get your family moving with a variety of creative adventure scenes and an “Action Star Training[...]
Feb 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
PJ Library Lake Oswego Story Hour @ Realty Trust Office Space
Join PJ Library for a weekly story hour for young families with music, crafts and PJ Library books! Free and open to all. Parking available in the back of the building. 2nd, 3rd, and 4th[...]
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chinese New Year at Lan Su Chinese Garden @ Lan Su Chinese Garden | Portland | Oregon | United States
Celebrate Chinese New Year —the Year of the Monkey—with Lan Su Chinese Garden! Chinese New Year features fifteen days of special performances and activities. Bring the family to participate in the many activities and celebrations,[...]
Feb 11 @ 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
Feb 11 @ 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[...]
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
PJ Library Story Hour in SE Portland @ Seahorses PDX | Portland | Oregon | United States
A weekly story hour for young families with music and PJ Library books! Fridays, Oct 16th- May 27th (NO story hour on: Dec 25, Jan 1, April 29) Questions? Contact Rachel Rothstein at rachelr@jewishportland.org or[...]
Feb 11 @ 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
Feb 11 @ 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[...]
Valentine's Day Celebration at The Craft Factory @ The Craft Factory |  |  |
Valentine’s Day Crafting Friday, February 12 | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday, February 13 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Homemade gifts are often the most meaningful. Show that special someone how much you[...]
Feb 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action @ Portland Children's Museum | Portland | Oregon | United States
Jump into an action-packed family adventure at Portland Children’s Museum’s new traveling exhibit, Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action. Get your family moving with a variety of creative adventure scenes and an “Action Star Training[...]
FREE Mommy & Me Italian Language Playgroup with Scuola Italiana di Portland @ Scuola Italiana di Portland at Friendly House in the Pearl | Portland | Oregon | United States
Looking for a playful and engaging way to introduce Italian language to your child or grandchild? Try out our Io e la Mamma (Mommy & Me) Playgroup this year! Mommy & Me Playgroup is a[...]
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chinese New Year at Lan Su Chinese Garden @ Lan Su Chinese Garden | Portland | Oregon | United States
Celebrate Chinese New Year —the Year of the Monkey—with Lan Su Chinese Garden! Chinese New Year features fifteen days of special performances and activities. Bring the family to participate in the many activities and celebrations,[...]
Feb 12 @ 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[...]
Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Toddler Time at The Craft Factory @ The Craft Factory |  |  |
We are excited to offer Toddler Time on Friday mornings! From 10-11 on Fridays, bring your little ones by for a TT craft special: $5 for any two ornamental crafts. Toddler Time is intended for[...]