February 12, 2014, 5-8pm, at BerBati's, 19 SW 2nd Ave, Portland. A safe and welcoming place for all to come and interact with like minded individuals at the Portland Leather Allience. See other Munch nights around the area throughout the month at website below:
February 14, 2014, 9pm at the Funhouse Lounge, 2432 SE 11th Ave, Portland. $5 cover charge for the DJ. See monthly events including: 3rd Tuesday Bear Dinners and Beary-oke!; 2nd Friday Local Lounge Happy Hours; 4th Friday XX Dances; and last Sunday Bears Who Do Brunch, 10am at Starky's --details on their website.
March 1, 2014, 6:30pm at Fez Ballroom, 316 SW 11th Ave. An evening of song, illusion and dance with great cast of Portland talent. Entertainment and fund raising for the Sisters' grant fund. Performances by: Val Saul, Andy Mangles, Harry Gilbert, Hal Gerard, Bolivia Carmichaels, Svetlana, Zora Phoenix & Company, Steve Worth, and the Portland Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.
March 8, 2014 at Branx/Rotture. Leslie & The Ly's, Dean & The Deliliahs, Workout Palace. DJs Airick X, Just Dave, Fingerbang. For Bears, Barbies, Chubs, Cubs, Hawks, Cocks, Pigs, Chicken, Trannys, Queens, Kings, Daggers, Dykes, Femmes, Furries, Garden Keepers, Scum, MILF Lickers, Knob Shiners, Filth, Shirt Lifters, Cougars, Crap Stabbers, Pillow Biters, Trade + a gob of YOU!
March 8, 2014, 9pm-late, at Rotture, 315 SE 3rd Ave. Party for bears, cubs, friends and admirers, with DJs Matt Stands (Seattle), and John Cross. Lights by Pacific NW Laser. Naughty bear photos by Wayne Bund. "Go-go guys, tasty snacks, sweet beats & furry fellas" --$6.
March 21-23, 2014, at the Oregon Convention Center. The west coast's premiere sexually-diverse BDSM and kink conference, offering educational workshops, infamous play parties, leather and fetish vendors and community meeting space, plus the formal Leather Dinner. See more info at website below:
May 15-18, 2014 annual film festival at the McMenamins Kennedy School Theatre, 5736 NE 33rd Ave. Queer documentary screenings, powerful, provocative and positively queer documentary films & videos. See the website for schedule and more information.
May 18 - June 15, 2014, annual City of Portland festival month of activities, part of Portland's popular culture for the past 106 years. Rose Cup Auto Race, film festival, fireworks, parades, boat race, parties and more. See the website for details.
Early June, 2014. Annual bears' weekend to celebrates culture, make new friends, renew old friendships. Among best DJs in the business to spin at Friday & Saturday night dance parties, with after-hours and other events. See details online.
June 14-15, 2014, annual 3 day event with parade & festival at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. See the website for schedule and information.
Mid-July, 2014, 5-9pm at Embers, 110 NW Broadway, Portland. Big annual pageant. See details online.
Mid-July, 2014. Dance party, sexy Carnival-style go-go boys & girls, Latin tunes, late night surprises. Festival main stage line-up of traditional & cultural performances, local & regional entertainers, community leaders, public officials, non-stop DJ music. Latin-style food, margaritas, cerveza, & cocktails.
August 1-3, 2014 (tentative). In previous years at Crush, 1412 SE Morrison St. Annual LGBTQ music festival in Portland, Oregon. The goal of the festival is to promote and showcase the diversity of LGBTQ artists from around the USA. Each year the best up and coming musicians, from pop and rock to hip hop and classical, with something for everyone! Check the website for 2014 confirmation.
Early-October, 2014 at the Oregon Convention Center. Annual festival of books, writers, and storytelling. See the 2013 authors list and schedule online for an idea of what’s coming up next.
Early October, 2014, annual GLBT film fest at Cinema 21, 616 NW 21st. Ave, Feature, documentary & short films from all over the world - made by, about, or of interest to the lesbian, gay, bi and trans communities. See website for schedule and information.