Memorial Day takes place on May 28, 2018, and of course Portland will have great events all weekend to celebrate as well. As always, we will have a large list of Portland events including festivals, fireworks, traveling/day trips, and TICKET GIVEAWAYS .
2018 Memorial Day Weekend Events:
- All Weekend: Discover Portland’s Hidden Mysteries w/ Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure! | Give the Gift of Adventure! + Discount / Promo Code
- All Weekend: Quarterworld Goes to the Festival! | Play Dozens of Arcade & Pinball Games For Only a Quarter at 2018 Portland Rose Festival Arcade
- All Weekend: Le Bon Vivant Happy Hour + Tapas Thursdays @ Bar Vivant | Free Tapas, Drink Specials, Wine Discounts, All Night Happy Hour Thursdays
- All Weekend: Memorial Day Weekend Specials @ Pure Green | $3 Joints, Entire Store on Sale!
- All Weekend: Portland Escape Rooms – Become the Key to Your Escape! | Trapped w/ A Zombie, American Revolution, Kidnapped, Steampunk Airship & More!
- All Weekend: Artists Repertory Theatre Presents I and You @ Morrison Stage | “…Astonishing. A Validation of the Human Experience.” – DC Theater Scene
- All Weekend: Solve the Wizard’s Secrets of Alchemy to Escape The Wizard’s Lair in Less than an Hour w/ Escapism Portland!
- All Weekend: Pittock Mansion presents Forces of Nature: Historic Portland Floods, Fires, Ice & Snow!
- All Weekend: Portland Japanese Garden Presents Shokunin: Five Kyoto Artisans Look to the Future | Featuring Traditional Ceramics, Woodworking, Bamboo Basketry & More!
- All Weekend: Le Bon Vivant Happy Hour @ Bar Vivant | Free Tapas, Drink Specials, Wine Discounts
- All Weekend: Bag&Baggage Productions presents Blithe Spirit @ The Vault Theater | Brilliant Comedy of Manners
- May 25: Vanport Mosaic Festival | VANPORT The Surge of Social Change, Artwork of Henk Pander
- May 25: Dig A Pony DJ – Happy Hour w/ Dr Dakar – Soul/ Rocksteady/ International & Jimbo – Funk/ Rap/ R&B
- May 25: The Old Church Presents Brendan James | Folk, Singer Songwriter (Win Tickets, $50)
- May 25: Old Fashioned Fridays @ The EastBurn | $2 off House Old Fashioneds
- May 25: Hal Ketchum, Clarence Bucaro @ Mission Theater | Chart Topping Country Artist (Win Tickets, $50)
- May 25: 2018 Memorial Day Weekend Video Dance Attack: 80s and Beyond @ Lola’s Room | MTV Hits, Video Projections, Dancing
- May 25: Soul Stew Night w/ DJ Aquaman & Friends @ The Goodfoot | Funk, Soul, Disco, Break Beats & More!
- May 25: Throttle @ No Vacancy Lounge | Disco House, Insomniac
- May 25: Parkdale – Live Music @ Solera Brewery | w/ Dodgy Mountain Men (more info)
- May 25: 2018 Portland Rose Festival Opening Night Fireworks | Free, Oregon’s Largest Pyrotechnics Displays
- May 25-27: Hunger @ 5th Avenue Cinema | 2018 Portland Memorial Day Weekend, Directed by Steve McQueen, Irish-British Historical Drama Based on A True Story, Free Popcorn, Free Admission for PSU Students
- May 25-27: Vancouver – Vancouver Barracks’ WWI National Centennial Conference @ Clark County Historical Museum | Mixers, Tours, Talks (more info)
- May 26: EaT: An Oyster Bar Presents Oyster Bus 2018 | Portland Memorial Day Weekend, Day Trip on A Luxury Bust to Chelsea Farms, Beer, Wine
- May 26: Get On Up “MJ vs JT” @ The Senate | Loops & Blends of Michael Jackson and Justin Timberlake! (Enter to Win A Ticket)
- May 26: ENSO and Portland Sangria Host Memorial Day Weekend Sangria Party | Tacos, DJ, $2.50 Cans
- May 26: Vanport Mosaic Festival | Shifting Gears, VANPORT The Surge of Social Change, Artwork of Henk Pander
- May 26: Commemorating May 26, 2017 @ Hollywood Transit Center | Memorial Dedication
- May 26:Dig A Pony DJ – Freaky Outty & Maxx Bass- Floor Fillers
- May 26: Timbers 2018 Portland Timbers Schedule + Where to Watch in Portland | Food & Drink Specials
- May 26: Rose City Rollers Wreckers Orientation – All Skill Levels! Join The Fun! | 2018 Portland Memorial Day Weekend
- May 26: James Hunter @ Aladdin Theater | 2018 Portland Memorial Day Weekend, R&B, Soul, Grammy Nominee (Win Tickets, $50)
- May 26: Will Clarke @ No Vacancy | Techno, 2018 Portland Memorial Day Weekend
- May 26: DJ Night @ North Bar | Featuring DJ Free Soul, Camp Classics, Post Punk, New Wave
- May 26: Brazilian Night at The Goodfoot | Funk, Samba, Soul, w/ DJ Brother Charlie, Bloco Alegria, & Pyatã & The Rhythm (Win Tickets, $20)
- May 26: Portland Spirit Presents Saturday Night Flashback Cruise – 70s, 80s, 90s | Birthday, Bachelorette Party, Class Reunion & More!
- May 26-27: Cider-Mosa Weekends @ Portland Cider House | Liquid Brunch
- May 26-27: Newberg – Memorial Weekend Boat Races @ Rogers Landing (more info)
- May 26-27: Weekend Tea @ Pix Patisserie | Formal & Fun, All Inclusive Menu, Sweet & Savory Snacks, Saturdays & Sundays
- May 26-28: Memorial Day Weekend Wine Tasting @ Hip Chicks Do Wine | Experience Wine Country Without The Drive! Live Music, Samples of All Wines (Win Tickets, $30)
- May 26-28: 2018 Multnomah County Fair at Oaks Park | FREE Parking & Entry, Memorial Day Weekend, Homemade Arts & Crafts, Beer & Wine Garden, Carnival Rides
- May 27: The Return of Shanrock’s Triviology Theme Quiz! @ Spare Room – The Office Theme | Free to Play, Prizes
- May 27: Memorial Day Party @ Club Privata | Check Out The Pacific NW’s Premier Swingers Destination! Lowest Admission of the Year + No Membership Required, BBQ, Drinks
- May 27: Parkdale – Live Music @ Solera Brewery | w/ The Hapa Hillbilies (more info)
- May 27: Life During Wartime @ The Goodfoot | Talking Heads Tribute, 2018 Portland Memorial Day Weekend
- May 27: Vanport Mosaic Festival | Invisible Walls, Artwork of Henk Pander, Screening of Priced Out
- May 27: Sunday Brunch Cruise w/ Portland Spirit | 2 Hour Cruise, Beautiful Downtown Sights, Locally Sourced Seasonal Meal, Live Entertainment
- May 27: Tesla Coil Day at Quarterworld Arcade Portland! | Shows at 4PM & 9PM, All Ages, Pinball, Full Bar
- May 27: FREE Guided Tour of Hoyt Arboretum | Featuring Seasonal Highlights
- May 27: Dig A Pony DJ – Do Right Sunday – A Benefit & Hang For Community Alliance of Tenants w/ Deena Bee – Throwback Hiphop & R&B
- May 28: Drink Big w/ Magnum Mondays @ Bar Vivant | 70+ Varieties in Magnum Size, Save on Champagne & Wine
- May 28: Vanport Mosaic Festival | Guided Walks of Historic Vanport, Invisible Walls, Artwork of Henk Pander
- May 28: Dig A Pony DJ – Sweaty Technique – Funk, Soul, International
- May 28: Clinton Resistance Series @ Clinton Street Theater | Benefits Local Nonprofits
- May 28: FREE Portland Monday Night Trivia @ North Bar | Beer, Pool, Pinball & More!
- May 28: Shanrock’s Triviology Monday Night Trivia @ 15th Avenue Hophouse | Free, Prizes, Specials
- May 28: It’s Gonna Be Okay Free Comedy Night @ The Eastburn | Hosted by Barbara Holm, Skeeball, Prizes
- May 28: Steve Swatkins’ Positive Agenda @ The Goodfoot | Funk & Dance
- May 28: Vanport Mosaic Festival @ Portland Expo Center | A Story Lived. A Story Told + Historical Artifacts
- May 28: Portland Memorial Day FREE Guided Tour of Hoyt Arboretum | Featuring The Pine Family Tree
Related Events & Info:
- Calendar: Our Portland May Events Calendar & Ticket Giveaways
- Fireworks: Rose Festival fireworks pictures.
- Seattle: Check out Seattle Pipeline for Seattle Memorial Day Weekend Events
Now, you can have all of the great Portland Memorial Day Events from our website in the palm of your hand when you’re out on the town.
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