Events in Portland for January 2023

January 2023 Events in Portland, Oregon

Check out some of Portland’s events for this month!

January 2023 Events in Portland, Oregon


Portland Boat Show

January 11-15 (Time Varies) | Portland Expo Center | $15

Portland Boat Show from January 11-15, 2023

Sixty-third annual Portland boat show featuring fishing boats, ski, wakeboard and wake surfing boats, yachts, cruisers, sport fishers, kayaks, personal watercraft, boating electronics, accessories, marine canvas, propellers, boat towers, boat trailers, and more.

January 11-13, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
January 14, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
January 15, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Portland Folk Festival

January 13-15 (Time Varies) | McMenamins Crystal Ballroom | $35 – $90

Portland Folk Festival from January 13-15, 2023

An annual celebration of folk, Americana, and roots music in Portland, Oregon, hosted by McMenamin’s Crystal Ballroom.

Friday Lineup:

  • Ron Artis II
  • Eddie Berman
  • Hillstomp
  • Glitterfox
  • The June Bugs
  • Jacob Westfall
  • Karyn Ann

Saturday Lineup:

  • Fox and Bones
  • Lo Steele
  • Adrian + Meredith
  • Dead Lee
  • The Singer and The Songwriter
  • Laryssa Birdseye

Sunday Lineup:

  • Eddie Berman
  • Christopher Worth and David Jacobs-Strain
  • The Hackles
  • Flyover States
  • Redray Frazier
  • The AM (Acoustic Minds)
  • Jessica Manalo
  • Lane Norberg
  • PFF Song Contest Winners

Part of the 2023 2nd Annual Portland Music Month. ticket includes a donation to MusicOregon’s Echo Fund, which provides creative project grants for local independent musicians. Your check-in at the show will also enter you into sweepstakes to win prizes.

January 13, 6 p.m.
January 14, 6 p.m.
January 15, 2 p.m.

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Rose City Classic Dog Show

January 19-22 (Time Varies) | Portland Expo Center | Cost Varies

Rose City Classic Dog Show from January 19-22, 2023

More than 170 AKC breeds are judged in competitions such as Best of Breed and Best in Show. Other events include agility, obedience, Trick Dogs, Temperament Testing and more are also featured in the Rose City Classic Dog Show.

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Candlelight: Classical Concert Series

January 16, 25 & 26 (Time Varies) | Location Varies | $40 – $60

Candlelight: Classical Concert Series from January 12-26, 2023

Candlelight concerts featuring From Back To The BeatlesHoliday Special and The Best of Beethoven.


Candlelight: From Bach to The Beatles

Location: World Forestry Center Discovery Museum
Schedule: January 16, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.


Candlelight: Holiday Special

Location: Alberta Rose Theatre
Schedule: January 25, 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.


Candlelight: The Best of Beethoven

The Old Church Concert Hall
January 26, 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.


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Star Wars vs. Star Trek

January 21–22 (Time Varies) | Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | $25+

Star Wars vs. Star Trek from January 21-22, 2023

The Oregon Symphony plays John Williams’ iconic Star Wars main theme and the “Imperial March” to music from The Wrath of Khan to the newest Star Trek films.

Jeff Tyzik, Conductor
Oregon Symphony

January 21, 7:30 p.m.
January 22, 2 p.m.

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Chinese New Year Lantern Viewing

January 26-29 & February 2-3 (5 p.m. – 8 p.m.) | Lan Su Chinese Garden | $15 – $45

Chinese New Year Lantern Viewing from January 26 - February 3, 2023

The Lan Su Chinese Garden celebrates the Year of the Rabbit with traditional lantern viewing, which also is accompanied by an illuminated dragon precession by Portland Lee’s Association Dragon and Lion Dance Team. Also, there is a Year of the Rabbit Chopstick Challenge.

January 26-29, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
February 2-3, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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Beaverton Farmer’s Market – Shawn’s Saturday Vlog #1

Beaverton Farmer’s Market – Shawn’s Saturday Vlog #1

Checking out Beaverton Oregon Saturday farmer’s market!
Every Saturdays April-November 19th, 8:30am – 1:30pm.

Featured vendors in this video:

Mason Hill Cattle:
2 Angry Cats Hot Sauce:
Puppernickel Doggy Bakery:
Golden Drops:
Lionheart Coffee:

Support local business!

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Oregon Guitar Expo 2018

It was a blast to meet and hang with fellow music lovers as well as connect with folks who needed help in selling or buying real estate. It was a great way to combine the things I enjoy doing!  Here’s the summary clips of the expo and the lucky winner of the door prize.  Enjoy!

Shawn Realty is proud to be sponsoring the Oregon Guitar Expo event this year!  We are having a guitar giveaway (sweepstakes) at the door!  Win this awesome Fender Nylon String Guitar (ESC80, Retail value $169.99).  This guitar sounds very sweet.  Check out the video below. Hope to see you at the expo! ~Shawn


Rules: 1 prize guitar for drawing. 1 free fillout entry form per event participant at the expo. Drawing at 4 pm, winner will be contacted by email and phone call if not present.

Oregon Guitar Expo 2018
Milwaukie Elks
13121 SE McLoughlin Blvd.
Oak Grove, OR 97222

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm, Sunday Oct. 7,  2018

Admission $10
KIDS: 12 & under are FREE with a paying adult.
EXPO attendees are welcome to bring personal instruments through the door with their paid admission to sell or trade with dealers and or other show goers.