New Year’s Eve 2019 is just days away and it’s time to start planning for the biggest night of the year.
In this article we will provide you with a list of things to do in Portland Oregon for New Year’s Eve 2019.
The Oregon Symphony and guests from Oregon Ballet Theatre get a jump on New Year’s Eve activities by performing on Monday night. Visit the glittering palaces of Austria in a celebration of the golden age of Viennese music with operatic melodies and Strauss waltzes and performances by dancers from Oregon Ballet Theatre.
7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30, Arlene Schnitzer Concert hall, 1037 S.W. Broadway; Tickets start at $35; www.portland5.com
It’s the 34th year for the annual Sobriety Powwow held on New Year’s Eve. Thousands of Native Americans and guests close out the year with drum circles, songs, dancing and traditional foods. Youth games and activities are also featured.
1 p.m.-midnight Tuesday, Dec. 31, Oregon Convention Center, 777 N.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; free; oregoncc.org/events
Orenco Station Plaza hosts a New Year’s Eve skate party with recorded disco and funk music. Dress up or wear a skating-friendly costume. All ages.
Two 90-minute sessions, 6-9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, on the ice at 943 N.E. Orenco Station Loop, Hillsboro; $10-$13; Hillsboro-oregon.gov
New Year’s Eve at Mt. Hood Meadows
Perhaps you like to finish off the year in a more active way. How about some downhill skiing and fireworks? Mt. Hood Meadows offers a late-night party with night lifts, fireworks, music, dinner, dancing and fun in the snow. Skiing until 12:05 a.m.!
6 p.m.-midnight Tuesday, Dec. 31, Mt. Hood Meadows; Cost varies; must be purchased online in advance; www.skihood.com
Curious Comedy’s New Year’s Eve
Didn’t find a lot to laugh about this year? Let Curious Comedy remedy that. The four-hour show is filled with improv, sketch, circus arts, standup and LOL’s. Tickets include the show, appetizers and desserts all night long with a Champagne toast at midnight. The show sells out every year, so get your tickets now.
8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, Curious Comedy Theater 5225 N.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd; $75 advance, $90 at door (if available); showclix.com