What’s Happening

see you on Alberta Street!

There is always something happening on Alberta Street. In addition finding great local shops, some of Portland’s (and the nation’s) best eateries and art in many forms – there are a number of events throughout the year.

Alberta Main Street Events
• Small Business Seminar Series: Seminars take place on a regular basis.
Retail Happy Hour: Wednesdays, 3- 6 PM
• Earth Day Clean Up: Held annually in April.
Last Thursday: Galleries host opening receptions year round on the Last Thursday of the month. Alberta Street is closed to traffic June – August.
• Alberta Street Fair: Held annually the 2nd Saturday in August
• Sidewalk Sale: Held annually in September
• Trick or Treat Alberta Street: Held on Halloween of course!
• Lit Up and Local:  Held annually in December

Dec 3 – Dec 20 all-day
Gnome for the Holidays
Gnome for the Holidays is an event that invites participants of all ages to find festively painted gnomes hidden within Alberta Street business window displays. Pick up a game card at any participating business and let the search begin! Find more information … Continue reading
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Dec 13 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts a morning weekly story time! Join us any Tuesday morning, 11-11:30pm for stories and laughter! Free!
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pups with Santa @ Tin Shed | Portland | Oregon | United States
  Please join us December 13th for our 5th annual Pups with Santa. This year benefits The Pixie project! Bring your dog down to The Tin Shed between 5pm and 8pm and get a photo with Santa; We will have raffle … Continue reading
Concordia Neighborhood Association @ McMenamin’s Kennedy School
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concordia Neighborhood Association @ McMenamin’s Kennedy School | Portland | Oregon | United States
The Concordia Neighborhood Association meets monthly on the second Tuesday of each month at 7PM, Community Room at McMenamin’s Kennedy School. For more information about the Concordia Neighborhood Association visit the website: concordiapdx.org
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Dec 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Retail Happy HOUR WEDNESDAYS  •  3 – 6 p.m Retail Happy Hour invites shoppers to visit Alberta Street every Wednesday afternoon for great deals and exclusive discounts while supporting local independent retailers. #retailhappyhour #onlyonalberta Participating businesses
Dec 14 @ 6:30 pm
King Neighborhood Association @ King Facility | Portland | Oregon | United States
King Neighborhood Association meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at the King Neighborhood Facility, 4815 NE 7th Avenue. Meetings start at 6:30. Enter via the door facing 7th Avenue.  Child care is provided on site if … Continue reading
Dec 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Thursday Afternoon Storytime @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts an afternoon weekly story time! Join us any Thursday afternoon, 3:30-4:00pm for stories and laughter!Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Small Business Seminar @ Alberta Main Street
Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Small Business Seminar @ Alberta Main Street | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join us for our small business seminar series supporting you and your businesses in creating a vibrant and strong Alberta Street. Click here to RSVP for our upcoming small business seminar!
Meeting: Equity Committee @ Alberta Main Street
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meeting: Equity Committee @ Alberta Main Street | Portland | Oregon | United States
Responsible for ensuring the equitable distribution of resources and benefits. The Equity Committee is responsible for promoting equity and inclusion within our organization and community. We believe Alberta Street should be a place where all people from all backgrounds can … Continue reading
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
From Coraline to Kubo: A History of LAIKA's Films @ Cerimon House | Portland | Oregon | United States
What happens behind the scenes of a major stop-motion production? Mark Shapiro from LAIKA, the Oregon-based animation studio, will take us through the process is this dynamic presentation on the history and the process of LAIKA’s magical films. Here at … Continue reading
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Art Show & Wine Tasting	 @ Devil's Den | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join us for a Wine tasting and Art gallery promoting environmental sustainability and awareness! The art show will commence at 7 pm showing environmental landscapes created by local artist Laura Koppes! Wine tasting provided by David Hill winery. Mike Kuenz … Continue reading
Meeting: Design Committee @ Alberta Main Street
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meeting: Design Committee @ Alberta Main Street | Portland | Oregon | United States
Responsible for getting Alberta Street into top physical shape including physical improvements to buildings, businesses and public space.
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Dec 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts a morning weekly story time! Join us any Tuesday morning, 11-11:30pm for stories and laughter! Free!
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Dec 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Retail Happy HOUR WEDNESDAYS  •  3 – 6 p.m Retail Happy Hour invites shoppers to visit Alberta Street every Wednesday afternoon for great deals and exclusive discounts while supporting local independent retailers. #retailhappyhour #onlyonalberta Participating businesses
Vernon Neighborhood Association @ Salt & Light Lutheran Church Sunroom
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vernon Neighborhood Association @ Salt & Light Lutheran Church Sunroom | Portland | Oregon | United States
The Vernon Neighborhood Association meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 7-9PM at Salt & Light Lutheran Church in the Sunroom. 5431 NE 20th Ave @ Killingsworth Meetings are open to the public! The Vernon Neighborhood is a … Continue reading
Dec 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Thursday Afternoon Storytime @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts an afternoon weekly story time! Join us any Thursday afternoon, 3:30-4:00pm for stories and laughter!Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Dec 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts a morning weekly story time! Join us any Tuesday morning, 11-11:30pm for stories and laughter! Free!
Dec 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Hanukkah Story Time with Eric Kimmel	 @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join us for our annual Hanukkah Story Time with master story teller and author, Eric Kimmel. Signed copies of his books will be available for purchase at this event!
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Dec 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Retail Happy HOUR WEDNESDAYS  •  3 – 6 p.m Retail Happy Hour invites shoppers to visit Alberta Street every Wednesday afternoon for great deals and exclusive discounts while supporting local independent retailers. #retailhappyhour #onlyonalberta Participating businesses
Dec 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Thursday Afternoon Storytime @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts an afternoon weekly story time! Join us any Thursday afternoon, 3:30-4:00pm for stories and laughter!Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Jan 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts a morning weekly story time! Join us any Tuesday morning, 11-11:30pm for stories and laughter! Free!
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Jan 4 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Retail Happy HOUR WEDNESDAYS  •  3 – 6 p.m Retail Happy Hour invites shoppers to visit Alberta Street every Wednesday afternoon for great deals and exclusive discounts while supporting local independent retailers. #retailhappyhour #onlyonalberta Participating businesses
Jan 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Thursday Afternoon Storytime @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts an afternoon weekly story time! Join us any Thursday afternoon, 3:30-4:00pm for stories and laughter!Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Jan 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts a morning weekly story time! Join us any Tuesday morning, 11-11:30pm for stories and laughter! Free!
Concordia Neighborhood Association @ McMenamin’s Kennedy School
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concordia Neighborhood Association @ McMenamin’s Kennedy School | Portland | Oregon | United States
The Concordia Neighborhood Association meets monthly on the second Tuesday of each month at 7PM, Community Room at McMenamin’s Kennedy School. For more information about the Concordia Neighborhood Association visit the website: concordiapdx.org
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Retail Happy Hour @ Alberta Street
Retail Happy HOUR WEDNESDAYS  •  3 – 6 p.m Retail Happy Hour invites shoppers to visit Alberta Street every Wednesday afternoon for great deals and exclusive discounts while supporting local independent retailers. #retailhappyhour #onlyonalberta Participating businesses
Jan 11 @ 6:30 pm
King Neighborhood Association @ King Facility | Portland | Oregon | United States
King Neighborhood Association meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at the King Neighborhood Facility, 4815 NE 7th Avenue. Meetings start at 6:30. Enter via the door facing 7th Avenue.  Child care is provided on site if … Continue reading
Jan 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Thursday Afternoon Storytime @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts an afternoon weekly story time! Join us any Thursday afternoon, 3:30-4:00pm for stories and laughter!Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Meeting: Design Committee @ Alberta Main Street
Jan 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meeting: Design Committee @ Alberta Main Street | Portland | Oregon | United States
Responsible for getting Alberta Street into top physical shape including physical improvements to buildings, businesses and public space.
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Jan 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books | Portland | Oregon | United States
Green Bean Books hosts a morning weekly story time! Join us any Tuesday morning, 11-11:30pm for stories and laughter! Free!