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 7 @ 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 7 @ 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[...]
New Seasons Fisher's Landing - New Parent and Breastfeeding Support Group @ 2100B SE 164th Ave.  Vancouver, WA 98683
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,[...]
New Seasons Progress Ridge - New Parent and Breastfeeding Support Group @ 1954 SE Division, 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,[...]
Jul 7 @ 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[...]
Jul 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Green Bean Books - Storytime @ 1600 NE Alberta, Portland, OR, 97211, United States
Weekly storytime at this adorable local kids’ bookstore.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
This is a group that focus on moms with newborns birth to three months. The group is run by Wendy Scharp of Doula Love and Bryna Sampey of Doula My SoulShare this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Jul 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Introduce your toddler to yoga through music, rhymes, stories and play. Tots will fly high doing ‘super-baby’, crawl low under your downward dog, and everywhere in between. Learn how yoga poses and soothing techniques can[...]
Jul 8 @ 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 8 @ 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,[...]
Jul 8 @ 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 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Wonder Wednesday @ St. Gabriel's Episcopal School | Portland | Oregon | United States
Wonder Wednesday is a one hour story time and art event aimed at preschoolers (however all ages are welcome). The event begins Wednesday, June 17 and will run through August 26, with the exception of[...]
Jul 8 @ 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[...]
Jul 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Summer Academic Workshops @ UpLife | Portland | Oregon | United States
This is the perfect opportunity for your kids to learn new skills and practice those they learned during the school year. Our focus areas will be reading, writing and math. The workshops will be mixed[...]
Jul 8 @ 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![...]
Jul 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Movies in the Park - Despicable Me 2 @ Peninsula Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
Pre-movie entertainment begins at 6:30 PM: performances by local musicians Echoes of Yasgurs & Portland Teen Idols and free popcorn! Movies begin at dusk. Bring jackets and extra blankets – it can get chilly when the sun[...]
Jul 9 @ 9:30 am
Micah & Me at Smallfry @ Smallfry | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join popular performers Micah & Me as they play rollicking songs for kids of all ages.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Jul 9 @ 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 9 @ 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 9 @ 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 9 @ 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 9 @ 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
Jul 9 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 9 @ 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 9 @ 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.[...]
Movies in the Park - The Princess Bride @ Woodlawn 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 10 @ 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 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Child's Play Toys Annual Sidewalk Sale! @ Child's Play Toys | Portland | Oregon | United States
July 10th, 11th & 12th – Child’s Play Toys will have items 25%, 50% and even 75% off during our annual neighborhood Sidewalk Sale! Stock up on birthday presents, travel toys, even Christmas gifts! And,[...]