5 things to do today in Portland: Monday, January 20

Jan 20 2020, 1:00 pm

Don’t let the Monday blues get you down. There is a plethora of activities taking place in Rose City.

Here are five fun events taking place today that will turn that frown upside down.

What: This American singer, rappelled, and songwriter, who originally debuted as a member of the South Korean pop music girl group f(x) is all set to set the stage on fire in Portland, at the Wonder Ballroom.

When: January 20, 2020
Time: Doors open at 7 pm
Where: 128 NE Russell Street, Portland
Admission: $28 to $149. Buy tickets here

What: Celebrate University of Portland’s Inaugural MLK Day ON event, featuring keynote speaker Walidah Imarisha & renown singer and ’83 Alumna Julianne Johnson.

When: January 20, 2020
Time: 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Where: 5000 N. Willamette Boulevard, Portland
Admission: Free. Register here

What: Questions and Answers acoustic tour from the Ultravox and Band Aid legend, Midge Ure.

When: January 20, 2020
Time: Doors open at 8 pm
Where: 830 E. Burnside Street, Portland
Admission: $23. Register here

What: Get a free lesson from Luke Adams, who has been teaching for 20 years and has won dance competitions throughout the US.

When: January 20, 2020
Time: Event starts at 7 pm
Where: 10350 N Vancouver Way, Portland
Admission: Free. Register here

Monday Night Trivia at Thirsty Lion

What: Every Monday starting at 7 pm, Thirsty Lion hosts Trivia Night in collaboration with Sporcle Live. Each week will feature all new questions from a variety of mind-boggling categories. It’s free to play and winners will receive gift cards. Show off your trivia knowledge and impress your friends.

When: January 20, 2020
Time: Starts at 7 pm
Where: 2290 NW Allie Avenue, Portland
Admission: Free. Register here

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