Trying to figure out what to do with your family’s weekend? We’ve rounded up some awesome option for outings done COVID style. Hit the farms, check out flowers, and catch some flicks Jumanji style. Read on to find out more.

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Swan Island Dahlias

This farm is open for visitors 6 days a week in Aug. and Sept. (Closed Wednesday). Stroll through the fields, display garden, fresh-cut flower stand, gift shop, and office during your visit. Please remember to social distance and bring your mask as it is required indoors at all times. They have increased our cleaning procedures throughout the farm to help keep everyone safe, including many hand sanitizer stations. Keep your distance and come enjoy Mother Nature’s beauty – almost 40 acres of dahlias! Fri., Sat., & Sun. Event Details.

Chuck’s Produce Annual Corn Sale

Check out two locations for this annual Corn Sale! They will be offering select varieties of local corn for 5 for $1, while supplies last! Fri. Event Details.

Art in the Garden

Local artists will showcase their handcrafted pieces throughout the summer, giving guests an opportunity to purchase new pieces for their home and garden! Artwork ranges from smaller, glass-blown items to large-scale, permanent art installations. A majority of the art will be for sale, while some may become permanent installations in the Garden. Fri. Event Details.

2020 Flicks at the Farm: Jumanji

Take a trip back in time, and enjoy a night under the stars with the City of Lake Oswego’s first-ever carpool cinema! Take your family (and vehicle!) on an adventure to the fields of Luscher Farm for some physically distanced fun. Registration is required for a parking space at this event. Fri. Event Details.

Food Not Bombs PDX Friday Summer Serving

Join this special weekly meal serving in the park. Located near the playground on SE 32nd, by the rock. Bring your own container and spoon/fork. Wear a face covering and something to wash your hands, like a water bottle with soap. Please maintain a safe distance from other people during the serving. There’s a chance that some produce may be given away too, so make sure to bring a reusable bag to take some home. Fri. Event Details.

Big Carona Float on the Clackamas

Big float is here! Unfortunately a month later than normal due to Covid. The river is guaranteed to have some butt bumpers. But with warm water, warm weather and some chilled refreshments we can make the best of anything! So come get your annual float in amongst friends. As usual put in spots will be Upper Milo McIver, Lower Milo McIver and Barton park. Remember we still will need to practice social distancing and face masks when close to others. Also remember to bring bags to pack out anything you bring in.Fri. Event Details.

Hollywood Farmers Market

The mission of the Hollywood Farmers Market (HFM) is to celebrate the bounty of Oregon agriculture through the operation of a community-based farmers’ market and other ventures that support small farmers and healthy urban neighborhoods. Enjoy an afternoon of shopping for your favorite local goods with your whole family. Sat. Event Details.

Play with Kids & Pups

Take your kids and pups to these parks for a good time. That’s right, you can let your furry and not-so-furry babies get their energy out at these green spaces in Portland.

Go on a Date

We have the best date night ideas all lined up right here! Get romantic, family style.

–Annette Benedetti