5 things to do in Portland today: Sunday, December 15

Dec 13 2019, 3:24 pm

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.

Depressed Cake Shop Portland

 

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What: This pop-up bakery sells cookies, cakes and other sweet treats designed to look gloomy and sad (with the help of icing) in an effort to raise more awareness around mental health. Going to this event is a great way to support local bakers and support important conversations about mental health.

When: December 15, 2019
Time: 1 pm to 4 pm
Where: 5138 NE 23rd Avenue, Portland
Admission: Free. Register here

Safeway Winter Wonderland

 

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What: Enjoy the Pacific Northwest’s largest holiday light show with over 250 light displays.

When: December 15, 2019
Time: 5:30 to 9:30 pm
Where: 1940 North Victory Boulevard, Portland
Admission: Tickets start at $7. Buy them here

Speed Dating Portland | Singles Event in Portland

What: Spend your evening socializing at this low-key, sophisticated dating event. Who knows, maybe you’ll find your soulmate on a Sunday evening!

When: December 15, 2019
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Where: 220 SW Ankeny Street, Portland
Admission: $27.95. Buy tickets here

The Miracle of a Million Lights

What: Enjoy the Victorian Belle for a special celebration, where the entire mansion and gardens will be decorated with dazzling lights, transforming this landmark into a glowing wonderland.

When: December 15, 2019
Time: 6 pm to 10 pm
Where: 1441 North McClellan Street, Portland
Admission: $5 to $8. Buy tickets here

Waterparks concert

What: Enjoy some energizing rock music from Waterparks, an American rock band formed in Houston, Texas in 2011.

When: December 15, 2019
Time: Doors open at 7 pm
Where: 128 NE Russell Street, Portland
Admission: $22.50. Buy tickets here