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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May 1 @ 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[...]
May 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
PJ Library Story Hour in NE Portland @ New Seasons Market  | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join PJ Library for a weekly free story hour for young families with music, crafts, and PJ Library books at our newest location in North Portland! FREE and open to all. LAST SESSION: May 22nd[...]
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Art Pollard Day at the World of Speed @ World of Speed Motorsports Museum | Wilsonville | Oregon | United States
Join World of Speed for a day celebrating the life and legacy of Indy racer Art Pollard. Pollard was known for his dedication not only to the racing profession, but for his work with children[...]
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[...]
May 1 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sing-a-Long Sound of Music @ Cinema 21 | Portland | Oregon | United States
Limited engagement – don’t miss out on this very special event! Dress up as your favorite von Trapp (or other character; a puppet, perhaps?) and sing your heart out along with this classic musical film.[...]
THE GREAT COMEDIANS” THOSE ‘FELT HAT AND BIG CIGAR’ FUNNY MEN @ All American Magic Theater |  |  |
he Great Comedians” Those ‘Felt Hat and Big Cigar’ Funny Men – At 3:00 p.m. each day, this fun live, show comes to Portland’s All American Magic Theatre. during his one-man show, actor and impressionist[...]
May 2 @ 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[...]
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
PJ Library Story Hour in Hillsboro @ Yo Zone | Hillsboro | Oregon | United States
A weekly story hour for young families with music and PJ Library books! All ages welcome! Free and open to all. Mondays, Oct 12th – May 23rd (NO story hour on: Dec 28th, Jan 18th,[...]
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
PJ Library Story Hour in Hillsboro @ Yo Zone |  |  |
A weekly story hour for young families with music and PJ Library books! All ages welcome. FREE and open to all. Mondays, Oct 12th – May 23rd Questions? Contact Rachel Rothstein at rachelr@jewishportland.org or call[...]
OPEN HOUSE - Northwest Academy - Middle School @ Northwest Academy | Portland | Oregon | United States
The best way to learn about Northwest Academy’s academic and arts programs is to see classes in session by attending an Open House or private tour. Open house information sessions include presentations by senior staff[...]
May 2 @ 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
May 3 @ 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[...]
May 3 @ 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[...]
May 4 @ 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[...]
Mommy & me yoga class ( Free Preview) series starts following week @ St Johns Swapnplay | Portland | Oregon | United States
Baby & Me Yoga class (4 weeks to almost walking) come to enjoy the benefits and wonders of yoga with your little one!! Stretch, bond, and breathe with your baby in this special yoga series[...]
May 4 @ 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
May 4 @ 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[...]
May 4 @ 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![...]
May 5 @ 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[...]
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Chai Baby + PJ Library: Indoor Playground @ Mittleman Jewish Community Center | Portland | Oregon | United States
For parents and/or caregivers and their children up to 5 years old. Join us in the Sportsplex at the MJCC for playing, running, meeting friends, Kosher snacks, storytelling/singing, and drawings for prizes! First Thursday of[...]
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[...]
May 5 @ 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
May 5 @ 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
May 5 @ 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[...]
May 6 @ 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[...]
May 6 @ 10:00 am – May 7 @ 5:00 pm
Celebrate Mother's Day at The Craft Factory @ The Craft Factory |  |  |
Show your mother, step-mother, grandmother, big sister, aunt, and any other mother figure in your life how much you love her by crafting her a flower that will last forever at The Craft Factory’s two-day[...]
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
PJ Library Story Hour in SE Portland @ Seahorses PDX |  |  |
A weekly story hour for young families with music and PJ Library books! All ages welcome! FREE and open to all. Every Friday. Questions? Contact Rachel Rothstein at rachelr@jewishportland.org or call 503-892-7415. A program of[...]
May 6 @ 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[...]
Pajama Yoga/Parents Night Out, First Fridays from 6:00-9:00 @ Awakenings Wellness Studio | Portland | Oregon | United States
Pajama Yoga! 3 hours of yoga, food and fun! Kids arrive in their pajamas for yoga, dinner, and a movie while parents enjoy a night to themselves! We will explore basic yoga poses, take yoga[...]