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 28 @ 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
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Reading in the Wild @ Water Resources Education Center | Vancouver | Washington | United States
Storytime & Nature Series The City of Vancouver’s Water Resources Education Center offers a free, outdoor story time series for kids, from 3 to 6 years old. Starting July 14, join us in July and[...]
Jul 28 @ 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 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Olympic Reading Hour - Hillsdale @ Hillsdale Public Library | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join us at the Hillsdale Public Library for an Olympic-themed reading hour and craft! We will also have information about Oregon Virtual Academy.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Jul 28 @ 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[...]
Jul 29 @ 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[...]
Jul 30 @ 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[...]
Saturday Program at Pearson Field Education Center @ Pearson Field Education Center  | Vancouver | Washington | United States
Come down to historic Pearson Field every Saturday from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. to experience the Fort Vancouver National Trust’s Pearson Field Education Center. This free educational experience is open to the public and[...]
Jul 30 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Kids Cook- Peach Crisp @ PSU Portland Farmers Market |  |  |
Celebrating its 14th season in 2016, Portland Farmers Market’s popular Kids Cook at the Market program lets junior chefs age seven to eleven cultivate their culinary skills and experience a cornucopia of farm-fresh foods. At[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am
Participatory service at Congregation Neveh Shalom geared towards families with children 0-9 led by Rabbi Eve Posen. Meets at the main service that morning. Bagel lunch following the service.Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Rox in Sox Festival featuring Ozomatli's OzoKidz @ King School Park | Portland | Oregon | United States
For the fourth year in a row, Rox in Sox, will host a free festival of children’s music and reading. Headlining this year’s festival will be OzoKidz, the percussive, world-beat family band of Ozomatli, who[...]
Jul 30 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Saturday Minecraft Club @ Fidgets2Widgets | Portland | Oregon | United States
Is your child a Minecraft Maniac? The new Portland center of Fidgets2Widgets has the club for you! Every Saturday from noon to 4:00, Fidgets2Widgets hosts a Saturday Minecraft Club for kids ages 9-14. What’s unique[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:45 pm – 11:45 pm
Yoga Monkeys: Yoga for Kids and Families @ Kenton Family Wellness Center | Portland | Oregon | United States
Through song, dance, laughter and, of course, yoga, Yoga Monkeys explore the jungle, sail the deep blue sea, fight dragons, walk with dinosaurs, float in outer space, and much more! This class will kindle your loved[...]
Interested in Surrogacy? All Families Surrogacy Open House @ Lucky Lab! @ Lucky Labrador Public House | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join us for a fun, casual gathering of women to learn more about becoming a gestational surrogate. Pizza and salad will be served with an open bar. Please kindly RSVP to let us know you[...]
Jul 31 @ 1:00 am – 1:00 am
Mama and Me Yoga @ Zenana Spa and Wellness Center | Portland | Oregon | United States
Enjoy a yoga class specifically designed to heal and strengthen your postpartum body– and you can bring baby along too!Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Free Weekly Sunday Story Times starting at Green Bean Books! @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books is excited to present a brand new WEEKEND weekly Story Time on Sundays at 1pm. Join us for a cozy and crafty, themed story time every Sunday at Green Bean Books at[...]
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free Kids Summer Bowling @ Punch Bowl Social | Portland | Oregon | United States
Punch Bowl Social is bringing back the popular free kids bowling this summer. Starting on June 1st, kids ages 15 and under can bowl free for one hour (shoes included) on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays[...]
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free Kids Summer Bowling @ Punch Bowl Social | Portland | Oregon | United States
Punch Bowl Social is bringing back the popular free kids bowling this summer. Starting on June 1st, kids ages 15 and under can bowl free for one hour (shoes included) on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays[...]
Aug 3 @ 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
Aug 3 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Free Kids Summer Bowling @ Punch Bowl Social | Portland | Oregon | United States
Punch Bowl Social is bringing back the popular free kids bowling this summer. Starting on June 1st, kids ages 15 and under can bowl free for one hour (shoes included) on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays[...]
Aug 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
NOONTIME SHOWCASE: MARTI MENDENHALL @ SW Main Street, between SW Broadway & Park Avenue |  |  |
With roots in vocal jazz and growing up in a very musical family, Portland, Oregon-based songwriter and vocalist, Marti Mendenhall wows listeners with scat solos that leave audiences tapping their feet and smiling, ear to[...]
Aug 3 @ 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[...]
Aug 3 @ 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![...]
Indoor Playground with Chai Baby & PJ Library @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center | Portland | Oregon | United States
For parents/caregivers and their children up to 5 years old. Extensive indoor play space where families can meet new friends and play with old ones. Snacks, storytelling and prize drawings will be provided too! FREE[...]
Aug 4 @ 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
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Reading in the Wild @ Water Resources Education Center | Vancouver | Washington | United States
Storytime & Nature Series The City of Vancouver’s Water Resources Education Center offers a free, outdoor story time series for kids, from 3 to 6 years old. Starting July 14, join us in July and[...]
Aug 4 @ 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
Aug 4 @ 2:00 pm
Teatro Calamari @ Shute Park Library |  |  |
Tim and his puppet pal, Plumkin, retell the story of the Three Pigs with suggestions given by the audience. What kind of house will Pig Number One live in your show?Share this:FacebookTwitterGoogle
Aug 4 @ 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[...]