• 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.

Consigning Women Handbags

Consigning Women Handbags

Premier women's consignment clothier dedicated to finding and offering the finest apparel and accessories at reasonable prices while providing our customers an opportunity to recover value from their existing clothing collections. Read More

Hair M|W

Hair M|W

An incredible team has been put together to deliver women the same amazing experience that men receive, but with other perks like complimentary nail polish changes, make-up touch ups, and pampering haircuts done by skilled stylists. 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


EVENTS IN THE PEARL View all events

featured DIY Terrarium Workshop

DIY Terrarium Workshop

Come create your very own desert paradise, learn to care for it, and then take it home with you! A perfect class for any DIY skill level. Bring a friend or give the class as a gift! Read More

featured Halloween Costume Party at River Pig Saloon

Halloween Costume Party at River Pig Saloon

Come join us for our Halloween Costume Party on Halloween night. Bring your dancing shoes ’cause there will be a DJ and lots of haunted features! $10 cover at the door. 8pm – 2:30am. Costume Contest! Lots of giveaways!Read more Read More

featured The Typographer's Dream at Portland Center Stage

The Typographer’s Dream at Portland Center Stage

The story of a stenographer, a geographer and a typographer during a seemingly normal panel presentation. In their presentations, it becomes hilariously clear that their personal issues just so happen to correspond with their jobs. 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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