March 2020 is here and we are excited about so many events all over Portland! Whether you are looking for a fun day with the family or a great new festival to check out, we have you covered below!
Gorge’s Beer Company Grand Opening
Friday March 6th, 4pm-9pm
Portland’s most anticipated brewery is opening our Trailhead tap house for the first time on March 6th! Located in the old Coalition space on Ankeny Street, Gorges Beer Co. has been collab-brewing since January.
- 2705 SE Ankeny St.
Swift Cider Taproom Grand Opening
Friday March 6th, 4pm-9pm
Celebrate the Grand Opening of Swift Cider’s first ever Taproom. Enjoy twelve of our ciders on tap, beer, wine, kombucha, food, live music, games, cidery tours, Blazers watching and prizes. Make sure to arrive by 7pm to share in our celebratory Champagne toast.
100 NE Farragut St. #101, Free
Original Dark Brews Fest
Saturday March 7th, 11am-8pm
The Northwest’s gifted brewers are bringing out their best dark beers for one day to celebrate the last days of Winter at John’s Marketplace Eastside Location
3602 SE Powell Blvd. $15
Omsi After Dark: Burgers and Bourbon
Friday, March 13th, 6pm
Raise a glass to these two all-American traditions! Get a look at the bold and savory science behind beef and bourbon. Shoot off water rockets, concoct chemical creations, and explore the wonders of OMSI with no kids in sight! Enjoy a glass of wine while learning about robots, tornados, or fossils. Talk to a brewer about the science behind beer, or sample products from local artisans.
1945 SE Water Ave, $16
McMenamins St. Patrick’s Day Party
Saturday, March 14th, 12pm-1am
Irish or not, you’ll want to join in the party here; in addition to live music for dancing a jig, we’ll be serving our lucky Irish Stout, Irish coffee, MacSleyne Irish Stew, Irish Reubens, Corned Beef & Cabbage and more. McMenamins Irish Coffee cocktails are made with our direct-trade, single-origin coffee and Bushmills Whiskey.
Various McMenamins Locations, Free
Kells Irish Festival
Friday March 13th-Tuesday March 17th, 12pm -2am
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at an Irish bar, with Irish food, surrounded by people with a love for Ireland and the holiday! Be sure to wear green or you will be pinched!
112 SW Second Avenue, $30
Saturday, March 21st, 10am-4pm
What better way to stay warm this winter than Northwest’s Original and Largest Event for Expectant & New Parents since 2001. Win Prizes, Attend Seminars, Get Pampered, Shop and Be Educated on Everything You Possibly Need for Your Growing Family.
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, $15
Baby Shark LIVE!
Friday March 27th, 6pm
If you don’t have the viral tune in your head yet, you’ll definitely be “doo doo doo doo doo doo-ing” at Baby Shark Live! This live show is full of teachable moments, life-size characters and catchy songs.
1037 SW Broadway, $10-$42
Tequila, Mezcal, and Taco Fest
Saturday March 28th, 4pm-9:30pm
This year we’re bringing together our region’s legit taco makers to compete for fan favorite for BEST TACO IN PDX. Pair your tacos with a diverse selection of agave spirits and tropical margaritas, and sit back and enjoy the Lucha Libre Wrestling, all provided in partnership with some excellent agave spirit producers.
2060 N Marine Dr, $15-$80
Which of these March events are you most excited for? Did we miss an awesome March event in Portland that you want to tell us about? Let us know in the comments!
Want to make sure you don’t miss our monthly events list? Subscribe below and we will email it to you each month!