Category: Local Activities

7 Fun Fall Activities in Portland

Fall is a fantastic time of year in the Pacific Northwest. We still get to enjoy warm weather until mid-October and when the leaves finally do change color, it’s nothing short of stunning. In addition to the natural beauty of the Portland area, there’s plenty of fun fall activities to get excited about. Read our list of more fun fall activities in Portland, OR, and let us know if we forgot one of your favorites!

Eight Portland Fourth of July Activities For the Family

While not every traditional Independence Day event will be back for 2021 (we will miss the Portland Craft Beer Festival) there are still plenty of fantastic July 4th celebrations planned in the Portland area. We’ve highlighted eight that take place over the long weekend.

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10 Iconic Summer Destinations Near Portland, Oregon

If you’re looking to get out and explore Oregon this summer, this list of the most iconic summer destinations near Portland offers ideas for sightseeing, hiking, picnicking, boating, or just watching the sunset.

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4 Native Oregon Plants Worth Buying for Spring – And Where to Buy Them

Need help in choosing a new plant for your Portland garden? This article can guide you for the best native plants around Portland and where to buy them.

The Best Online Fitness Classes

You’re probably thinking of beginning your 2021 with a new workout routine. That’s why in this list, we’ve provided you with awesome virtual fitness classes that can help you achieve your goals this year, including great options here in Portland! Curious to learn more? Click this post!

The 5 Best Scenic Fall Drives from Portland

If you want to go outside and have a change of scenery, we’ve compiled a list of the 5 best scenic fall drives from Portland.

The Best Off-Leash Dog Parks in Portland

Looking for a new play place for your pets in Portland? Here’s a list of the five best off-leash dog parks for you!

Free Things to do in Portland

It’s summer, the kids are out of school, and there’s a pandemic going on. So, what can you do in Portland for free? Well, you’re in luck! I’ve got some things you’re going to want to add to your summer bucket list RIGHT NOW (and yes, these things are all open to public). Start writing!

The Best Weekend Getaways Within 2 Hours of Portland

Want to get out of the city but only have a weekend? There are some fantastic road trip getaways within 2 hours of us, so there’s no excuse to sit home if you need an adventure!

Valentine’s Day Ideas

Local, “Out of the Chocolate Box” Valentine’s Day Ideas

Whether you love or hate celebrating Valentine’s Day, here are some fun, unusual local things you can do on or around the holiday here in the Portland area.

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