5 things to do in Portland today: Saturday, December 28

Dec 27 2019, 5:00 am

Portland always has a variety of fun events taking place, no matter what day of the week it is. If your weekend is looking a little empty, check out these five fun activities taking place today.

What: If you’re feeling up to breaking a leg on the dance floor, then head on over to 45 East to listen to some snazzy tunes by Brooklyn based DJ, Moon Boots.

When: December 28, 2019
Time: 10 pm to 2 am
Where: 315 SE 3rd AvenuePortland
Admission: $10 to $15. Buy tickets here

What: Tango Alpha Tango is a rock n’ roll band founded by husband and wife duo Nathan Trueb and Mirabai Carter. These Oregonians have earned a storied reputation as one of the northwest’s most entertaining and exciting rock n’ roll bands in the decade. They have been making records, touring, and bending genres like rock, blues, pop, and psychedelia into a sound all their own.

When: December 28, 2019
Time: Doors open at 8 pm
Where: 3939 N. Mississippi Avenue, Portland
Admission: $12. Buy tickets here

Krampus 2019, A Party Event for Adults Presented by The Victorian Belle

What: For one night only, the Victorian Belle Mansion in Portland will open for a fun party event for grown-ups only. This fun signature event will feature great food and beer. Enjoy the evening in your best Krampus costume and automatically enter for a chance to win a special prize.
When: December 28, 2019
Time: 6 pm to 10 pm
Where: 1441 North McClellan Street, Portland
Admission: $15. Buy tickets here

What: If you’re a lover of country music, then this concert is just where you need to be. Britnee Kellogg’s love of country music started at nine years old, when she attended a Johnny Cash & June Carter-Cash concert. Today, you’ll find Britnee sharing the stage with the likes of Blake Shelton, Eric Paslay, Lee Brice, Martina McBride, Little Big Town and Keith Urban. You may have also seen her on Season 11 and Season 12 of American Idol. She has a large fan base, with a local and worldwide following.

When: December 28, 2019
Time: Doors open at 9 pm
Where: 10350 N Vancouver Way, Portland 
Admission: $15 to $20. Buy tickets here

What: Freeland Spirits is one of very few women-owned and -run distilleries in history. Come for a Tour and Tasting and treat yourself to a unique gin and whiskey experience.

When: December 28, 2019
Time: 3 pm to 4 pm
Where: 2671 Northwest Vaughn Street, Portland 
Admission: $20. Buy tickets here