This weekend, hit the drive in, head to the coast to meet the sea life, or get a little hands-on education. Curious where the most fun for your family can be found? Read on to find out more about Portland’s best Weekend family events and activities.
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Oregon Coast Aquarium
Oregon Coast Aquarium is open and offering timed ticketed entry. Your kids will marvel at the sealife exhibits including the Giant Pacific Octopus, Harbor Seals, and otters. Event Details.
Saturday Pearson Field Education Center
Open by reservation each Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., the Pearson Field Education Center is the ideal location for youth of all ages to experience STEM education through aviation. We feature a flight simulator lab, vertical wind table, glider building, historic airplanes and collections on display, and various educational programs. Event Details.
Pop up Drive in Movie Night
Bring your family and join friends in the parking lot of Sunnyside Little Chapel of Chimes in Happy Valley, Oregon to watch Disney’s Lilo & Stitch on a 36′ screen! You’ll be supplied with a movie snack pack plus you can pre-order additional food for delivery to your car. Event Details.
Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival
Wander through fields of tulips, check out the farm animals and let you little ones enjoy the kids play area. This annual event is back and you don’t want to miss it. It’s the perfect Spring experience. Event Details.