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.
• 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 May – September.
• 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

Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Mar 3 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Tuesday morning at 11am. Free!
Meeting: Promotions Committee @ Alberta Main Street
Mar 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Promotions Committee is responsible for promoting Alberta Street as the center of commerce, culture and community life for both residents and visitors.
Mar 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Urban Tellers @ Alberta Abbey
Mar 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Exhilarating. Energizing. Empowering. Urban Tellers® takes theater back to its most primal roots– performers standing alone on a stage, painting stories using only their words and charisma. With a ten minute time limit, tellers showcase the craft of skilled storytelling. … Continue reading
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Mar 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Tuesday morning at 11am. Free!
Mar 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Responsible for analyzing current economic condition & identifying opportunities for market growth, strengthening existing businesses & recruiting new, and supporting the overall health of the district.
Concordia Neighborhood Association @ McMenamin’s Kennedy School
Mar 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
Mar 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
Vernon Neighborhood Association @ Alberta Main Street
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vernon Neighborhood Association @ Alberta Main Street | Portland | Oregon | United States
The Vernon Neighborhood Association meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every month at the Alberta Main Street offices (1722 NE Alberta Street) from 7-9PM. The Vernon Neighborhood is a small neighborhood in NE Portland, Oregon located roughly between NE Ainsworth … Continue reading
Mar 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Anniversary Party @ Living Room Realty
Mar 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Living Room Realty will host an anniversary party from 5 pm-8 pm on Thursday, March 12 at its office located at 1401 NE Alberta. The public is invited to join in the celebration, which will include drinks, food, music and … Continue reading
Volunteer Orientation @ Alberta Main Street
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Volunteer Orientation @ Alberta Main Street | Portland | Oregon | United States
Make a Difference in Your Community; Get involved with Alberta Main Street! To RSVP for our orientation or inquire about a specific volunteer opportunities, please contact, Sarah Celine Staben, at sarahceline@albertamainst.org or you can RSVP online here: http://albertamainst.org/get-involved/volunteer/ Learn more about … Continue reading
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Mar 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Tuesday morning at 11am. Free!
Mar 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
$5 Cash only at the door – Community Zumba Class Brilliant Body PDX is not your every day gym. It’s not even your every day Zumba class. We provide a space full of positivity and joy that is completely contagious. … Continue reading
Meeting: Design Committee @ Alberta Main Street
Mar 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Responsible for getting Alberta Street into top physical shape including physical improvements to buildings, businesses and public space.
Eat for Alberta Street @ Bamboo Izakaya
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Eat for Alberta Street @ Bamboo Izakaya | Portland | Oregon | United States
Join us Wednesday, March 18th, 5-10PM at Bamboo Izakaya. Bamboo Izakaya is generously contributing 10% of the evening’s sales to support Alberta Main Street! Eat great food & delicious drinks, all while supporting your community! Bamboo Izakaya, 1409 NE Alberta.
Meeting: Equity Committee @ Alberta Main Street
Mar 18 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Responsible for ensuring the equitable distribution of resources and benefits. The Equity Committee was formed in July 2014. The committee is working on four priority areas: Organizational Leadership, Resource Distribution, Outreach & Inclusion, and Volunteer Recruitment.
Mar 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Mar 24 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Tuesday morning at 11am. Free!
Mar 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Art Opening @ Guardino Gallery
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Art Opening @ Guardino Gallery | Portland | Oregon | United States
Opening Reception March 26, 6-9 PM Show: Mar 26-Apr 28 IN THE MAIN GALLERY Becky Busi (ink drawings) & Rick Gregg (metal sculpture) IN THE FEATURE AREA Bridget Benton (encaustic) Guardino Gallery 2939 Alberta Street Portland, OR 97211 503 281-9048 guardinogallery.com
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Mar 31 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Tuesday morning at 11am. Free!
Meeting: Promotions Committee @ Alberta Main Street
Apr 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Promotions Committee is responsible for promoting Alberta Street as the center of commerce, culture and community life for both residents and visitors.
Apr 2 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Apr 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Tuesday morning at 11am. Free!
Apr 8 @ 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
Vernon Neighborhood Association @ Alberta Main Street
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vernon Neighborhood Association @ Alberta Main Street | Portland | Oregon | United States
The Vernon Neighborhood Association meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every month at the Alberta Main Street offices (1722 NE Alberta Street) from 7-9PM. The Vernon Neighborhood is a small neighborhood in NE Portland, Oregon located roughly between NE Ainsworth … Continue reading
Apr 9 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm. Free!
Story Time Tuesdays @ Green Bean Books
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a wonderful and lively storytime every Tuesday morning at 11am. Free!
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Responsible for analyzing current economic condition & identifying opportunities for market growth, strengthening existing businesses & recruiting new, and supporting the overall health of the district.