5 things to do in Portland today: Sunday, March 8

Mar 6 2020, 8:56 pm

Wow! It’s Sunday already. Sorry weekend. You were fun while it lasted, but unfortunately, we’re going to have to say goodbye to you real soon.

Before we do that, though, let’s slap those kicks on and give this day a proper sendoff. Prior to opening the door to yet another work week, this city is filled with amazing things to do.

Here are our picks for five must-see events happening in Portland today, Sunday, March 8.

PSU Laptop Ensemble

What: Join Portland State University’s Laptop Ensemble as they invade KEX Portland on Sunday to perform a fresh and vibrant composition with special guests from the School of Film Experimental Production vocalists.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: KEX Portland — 100 NE Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard, Portland
Admission: Online

Hey Babe – Art Show

What: Head on over to the Deepend Theater for a special night of comedy in this new performance featuring some of Portland’s most unique talents.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: Deepend Theater — 211 SE 11th Avenue, Portland
Admission: Online

Michael Christie

What: Celebrate author Michael Christie’s latest novel Greenwood at Powell’s City of Books on Sunday. Partake in a signing event, hear the author speak on the novel, and meet some fellow fiction lovers.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Powell’s City of Books — 1005 W Burnside Street, Portland
Admission: Free

Portland Timbers vs. Nashville SC

What: After starting their 2020 MLS season off with back-to-back losses against Minnesota and New England respectively, the Portland Timbers look to shirk their losing ways this Sunday against Nashville.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 4 pm
Where: Providence Park — 1844 SW Morrison Street, Portland
Admission: Online

Rose City Junior Roller Derby All-Stars vs. Mob City All-Stars


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What: Catch a doubleheader as two age brackets compete in this weekend’s Roller Derby featuring the Rose City Juniors and the Mob City Roller team.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 12 pm
Where: Hangar and Oaks Park — SE Oaks Park Way, Portland
Admission: Online

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