First Thursday in the Pearl

First Thursday in the Pearl is a district-wide celebration that occurs on the first Thursday of each and every month. Combining a rich and thriving art scene with some of the best happy hour menus found in Portland, has resulted in an event that has quickly become the place to be each month!

featured Cascade Sotheby's hosts First Thursday with Artist Kristal Passy

Cascade Sotheby’s hosts First Thursday with Artist Kristal Passy

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Location : 1321 NW Hoyt Street

Please join us Thursday, May 4th at our Pearl District Office (1321 NW Hoyt Street, Portland, OR) from 5 – 8 PM, to enjoy the macro photography of Kristal Passy as well as complimentary wine and appetizers. This event will be hosted by Read More

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featured Enso First Thursday

Enso First Thursday

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location : 1400 NW Marshall Street

Join Enso Apartments and Pearl Printing for our first “First Thursday” opening! Take a chance to admire the beautiful art provided by Pearl Printing and have a nibble on some cheese and crackers. Get information on the building while you’re Read More

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featured First Thursday at O'Donnell Group Realty

First Thursday at O’Donnell Group Realty

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 5:30 to 7:30

Location : 1221 NW Everett Street

Please join O’Donnell Group Realty for First Thursday!
Featuring the photographs of gemstones by Sean Jarvis
Thursday, May 4th from 5:30 – 7:30 pm

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10 Year Anniversary Party and First Thursday Art Show

10 Year Anniversary Party and First Thursday Art Show

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Location : 416 NW 12th Avenue

If only life could be a little more tender and art a little more robust.
It’s our 10-year Anniversary! Thank you for a decade of supporting local designers and artists. You are the reason we are here and we thank Read More

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First Thursday at Powell's City of Books

First Thursday at Powell’s City of Books

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 6:00 to 7:00

Location : 1005 W Burnside St

First Thursday: Whales Weep None!
Whales Weep None! is a series of watercolor paintings by artist Bailey Cain that is inspired by the sea and its many inhabitants. Serene, elegant, and sometimes even comical, every subject’s personality shines forth through Read More

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First Thursday with High Five Danger

First Thursday with High Five Danger

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 5:00 PM to 7:00PM

Location : 128 NW 11th Avenue

Every First Thursday, we open our doors to the community: whether you’re just strolling by, headed to a gallery down the street, or here for a show, come on in and join us for local music, snacks a-plenty, and a Read More

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Gen Edge Design Exhibit at the Art Institute

Gen Edge Design Exhibit at the Art Institute

Date: May 5, 2017 to May 31, 2017
Timing: 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Location : 1122 NW Davis Street

The Gen Edge Design exhibit is named after the current generation of high school students.  The exhibit will feature a variety of artwork, including photography, paintings, illustrations, apparel design, ceramics, and more.  The goal of the exhibit is to showcase Read More

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J. Pepin Art Gallery Jess Jones Opening Reception on May First Thursday

J. Pepin Art Gallery Jess Jones Opening Reception on May First Thursday

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Location : 319 NW 9th Avenue

Please join us next Thursday, May 4th from 5:30-8:30pm for the opening of Jess Jones’ exhibit “Wildly Free”.

Jess Jones is a native Oregonian, who had taken a summer sabbatical to Alaska from her existing life, as she was at a Read More

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Pregame First Thursday Happy Hour

Pregame First Thursday Happy Hour

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location : 926 NW 13th Avenue, Suite 160

Celebrate First Thursday in the Pearl with Pregame!

Check out the Clubhouse and meet entrepreneurs, creators, and experienced professionals who believe in creating our own success.

Bring a friend – drinks are on us!

 

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Stardust : Erin Cadena

Stardust : Erin Cadena

Date: May 4, 2017
Timing: 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Location : 327 NW 9th Avenue

First Thursday is quickly approaching, meanwhile Represented Artist, Erin Cadena, has been hard at work producing her latest body of work, titled Stardust. All of this work has never been showcased before and made specifically for this exhibition at Basicspace Read More

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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.

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