• Dining in the Pearl


    Discover Portland’s best restaurants, bars, cafes and bakeries

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    The Pearl is home to many beautiful parks with public art and outdoor activities

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    Find yourself in one of Portland’s most vibrant and livable urban neighborhoods

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    The Pearl is renowned for its many art galleries and museums, and Portland Center Stage

  • Dog Friendly Portland


    The Pearl is the best place for pets in a city reknowned its pet friendliness

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    Find Portland’s best boutiques, clothing, home furnishings and gift stores

The Pearl Magazine

Live it. Love it. Find it in the Pearl

Easily one of Portland’s most desirable neighborhoods, the Pearl District is home to some of the city’s best known chefs and restaurants, world class art galleries, and vibrant shops and boutiques. Located in the heart of downtown, businesses ranging from finance and real estate to renowned advertising agencies and software firms can be found here, nestled among family-friendly parks that attract visitors and locals, many of whom call the neighborhood’s iconic residential buildings home. Formerly a neglected corridor of abandoned warehouses and railways, the Pearl District has earned a worldwide reputation for urban renaissance.

Fat Head’s Brewery

Fat Head’s Brewery

While gaining national attention for their beer, Fat Head’s initially became famous for it’s food – from massive munchies to colossal sandwiches, including Headwiches billed as “roughly the size of your head.” These meals on a bun with funRead more Read More

White Space Gallery

White Space Gallery

White Space is a 4,200 square foot 100 year old warehouse space in the Pearl District featuring modern and contemporary artists from around the world, but primarily focused on artists from the Pacific Northwest. Read More

Yoga Pod Portland

Yoga Pod Portland

Our Mission To create a sanctuary of peace where each student can rejuvenate their body, refresh their mind and replenish their spirit. Our Vision We offer quality, inspired yoga taught by remarkable, passionate teachers, in a peaceful and pristineRead more Read More


The Pearl on Instagram #PearlDistrict

 Biscuit sliders, scratch baked pies, craft cocktails, local beer and wine, cozy fireplace, #merica as your backdrop! Where are you hosting your next event? @tiltitup #pearldistrict #portland #howdoyoutiltitup at #tiltitup?  Yum! Tasty and beautiful #cupcakejones #pearldistrict #pdx
 Lazy day sketching, possible shirt design?  An amazing friend who'd like to remain anonymous just contributed the remainder of our Indiegogo Campaign goal. It happened. We knew we couldn't promote it any longer in order to focus on Normandy. We just got done accepting that it may not happen. It happened. Words cannot express how grateful we are. I don't think Ron will stop crying. Like ever. Face buried in his hands crying. Still crying. We're going to shift our focus back to Normy now, but wanted to pause for a moment to thank you all from the bottom of our hearts, because I'm pretty sure you just changed our lives. #thankful #grateful #thankyou #goalmet #husbandswhocry #thanksgiving #indiegogo #doneanddone #ithappened #love #trulysanctuarymicroboutique #nwlovejoy #thepearl #pearldistrict #nwportland #nwpdx #portland #portlandnw #pdx #pnw #husbandsofinstagram #randallchildrenshospital #legacyemanuel #trulysanctuary
 Took this friday. Block 15 tower crane. #pearldistrict #portland #portlandia #portlandnw #portlandstyle #construction #landscape #blackandwhite #art #bluecollar #constructionworker #touryourtown #pdx #pnw #nw #exploregon #oregon #rugged #dowork #vsco #vscocam #instagood #stumptown  Tracks
 Smellin the roses in the city of roses.  #pdx #iloveportland #iloveoregon #flowers #portlandnw #thepdxvibe #instaportlandia #travelpdx #pearldistrict  Can can can you do the Can Can? #vscocam

EVENTS IN THE PEARL View all events

featured Hard Hat Tours Every Saturday and Sunday!

Hard Hat Tours Every Saturday and Sunday!

Waterline is pleased to announce that we are now able to schedule appointments for hard hat tours of the main building every Saturday and Sunday from 11-4. Please call us at 503-282-2787 or email us at waterline@foreproperty.com to schedule yourRead more Read More

featured Holidays in the Pearl Window Displays

Holidays in the Pearl Window Displays

Explore Portland’s Best Holiday Window Displays and enter to win one of our great holiday prize packages! ‘Tis the season for festive decorations in the Pearl District! The neighborhood is set to sparkle with holiday décor and displays – and tempting business-donatedRead more Read More

Linocuts by Kelli MacConnell at Glyph

Linocuts by Kelli MacConnell at Glyph

Kelli MacConnell’s current body of work focuses on the expansive and diverse environment of the Pacific Northwest landscape. With an elegant use of contrast, minimal color and line manipulation, she strives to create works that speak beyond the frameRead more Read More


About the PDBA

The Pearl District Business Association is a non-profit organization with the mission to promote the Pearl District as the region’s premier destination for shopping, dining, art and living. Our goal is to enhance the vitality of business by providing value to our members and to our community.

Pearl District Business Association

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