Venture Out

Venture Portland and its member business districts host more than 100 events every year. From webinars to street fairs, and shopping passports to mixers, there is always something exciting happening in Portland's business districts!

September 30, 2023-St. Johns Fall Fling

It’s time to celebrate in St. Johns! Join your neighbors for some fall-themed fun. Join us in the plaza for art and activities from local businesses. Pick up a drawing entry form in the plaza to win hundreds of dollars worth of gift cards and merchandise from St. Johns Businesses plus enjoy a variety of activities and entertainment.

October 21-November 5, 2023-Around the World in 82 Dishes

Join the premier event for Portland foodies! From October 21st to November 5th, experience the best of 82nd Avenue’s dining destinations with the 82nd Avenue Passport Program. Purchase an 82nd Avenue Dining Passport and collect as many stamps as you can to earn fabulous prizes and discounts along the way. This is the perfect opportunity to taste a variety of cuisines from around the world!

October 31, 2023-Trick or Treat Multnomah Village

Celebrate Halloween in the Village! Fun for kids of all ages. Join the annual Trick-or-Treat Costume Parade and enjoy all the creative and scary sights up close. Share your creative skills via the Virtual Costume & Pumpkin Decorating Contest for a chance to win a prize courtesy of participating MVBA businesses.