Say Hello to 2018 in PDX
Celebrate the arrival of 2018, Portland style! Winter is the perfect time to experience the magic of PDX, with fewer crowds but still plenty to see, do, eat and drink. Let us provide the accommodations for your winter getaway PLUS help you build the perfect itinerary for your stay. January-March offer many cultural events to keep you entertained between your food truck stops. Check out a few of them below:
Rose City Rollers Roller Derby – Start in January
Get your adrenaline pumping! Portland’s all-female flat-track roller derby league, the Rose City Rollers, hold local and national bouts at the historic Oaks Park rink in Southeast Portland from January to June.
Fertile Ground Festival – January 18-28
Founded in 2009, the Fertile Ground Festival is focused on the city’s abundance of emerging art. The 10-day, citywide event showcases play premieres, art installations, events and even in-progress projects, all created by local artists.
Portland Winter Light Festival – February 1-3
Inspired by light festivals around the globe, the Portland Winter Light Festival, a Willamette Light Brigade event, aims to counteract the city’s tendency to hibernate during the winter. The festival brightens up the winter skyline and brings warmth to the outdoors with dazzling displays of light, color, and imagination.
Chinese New Year at Lan Su Chinese Garden – February 16-March 4
The two-week Chinese New Year celebration at Lan Su Chinese Garden includes lion dances, children’s activities, martial arts and historical demonstrations. The family-friendly festivities end beautifully with a traditional lantern-viewing ceremony.
A stay at our Portland luxury hotel means you’ll be close to the best destinations, restaurants and attractions Portland has to offer. Whether you’re here for business, pleasure or looking for an event space in Portland, the team at Hotel Eastlund looks forward to helping you discover this beautiful city!