School has begun and fall is getting nearer by the day. While live events are still far and few between, we’ve rounded up the best weekend opportunities for fun. Hit the harvest, do some crafts and check out our ideas for making the most of your weekend. Read on to find out more.

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2020 Fall Harvest Experience

There’s nothing like a visit to the pumpkin patch, This year, things are a bit different! Pre-purchase your time slot to visit the pumpkin patch this year before tey reach capacity! Fri., Sat. & Sun. Event Details.

Grab & Go Crafts

Fall is almost here and it’s time to get crafty. Free grab & go activity bags for school-age kids ages 5 and up. Bags available outside the front door while supplies last. Sat. Event Details.

Side Yard Farm Collaborative BIPOC Market

Join the monthly Side Yard Farm Collaborative BIPOC Market. These markets are centered around and holding space for BIPOC farmers, makers, artisans of the greater Portland community. There are 17 vendors coming at you! Do you miss live music? A reggae artist and DJ will be playing at the market. There are vendors coming at you! Sat. Event Details.

Viking Pancake Breakfast

Enjoy our delicious all-you-can-eat Viking pancakes! Although they won’t be shaped like helmets, they will still have the heart and soul of Vikings in them! Add scrambled eggs, sausage links, fresh fruit, strawberry compote, lingonberries, orange juice and coffee or tea – and you’ll have the best breakfast in town! Sun. 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.

Getaway

Why not get out of town for the weekend? We have the best fall getaways for Portland families rounded up for you right here.

Get Gamey

Play these jumbo lawn games and get the kids out for hours on end.

Eat Apples

After you go apple picking in one of Portland’s local orchards. Find out where your can find the best fruit here.

Have some virtual fun

Check out the Portland calendar for an extensive list of super awesome virtual activities. There are so many, it will blow your mind! You can find them here.

—Annette Benedetti