Visit Portland

Visit Portland

Best coffee. Most food carts. Top craft breweries. Number-one hipster haven. Portland is a city of indie-spirited superlatives and humble, off-beat charms.

Connect in-person with your colleagues in Portland and along the way, enjoy the city's vibrant, quirky personality. Known as the City of Roses, Portland is home to world-renowned chefs, the world's largest independent bookstore, and lush natural beauty, including the International Rose Test Garden. There's something for everyone in Portland. 

Legendary Food-Cart Scene
Food trucks flourish in Portland’s culinary scene, though in Portland they are called food carts. With hundreds throughout the city, Portland’s food-cart scene is legendary. The flavorful proliferation has drawn raves from Bon App├ętit magazine and CNN (which declared Portland home to the world’s best street food).

More Food
Portland has a long-held reputation as one of the country's top culinary destinations – James Beard was born here, after all. From food carts to farmers’ markets (and award-winning restaurants, of course), Portland is a culinary haven for foodies of all stripes.

Craft Beer (and Cocktails)
Portland is the craft beer capital. With over 70 breweries, Portland is a beer lover’s paradise. Explore the city’s endless supply of breweries.

Not to be outdone by the city’s famous craft beer scene, craft cocktails are a vibrant culture of their own. Experience new flavors at distilleries and cocktail bars throughout Portland. 

Portland’s green spaces range from flower-filled parks to polished gardens, urban forests to waterfront venues. In a city as green as Portland, it’s only fitting that some of the top things to do are outdoor spots that appeal to home gardeners and hikers alike. There are more than 200 parks and gardens within city limits, from forests to marshlands, trails to skateboarding rails. Home to the sprawling urban wilderness of Forest Park along with the world’s smallest dedicated park, Mill Ends Park, Portland offers visitors a breath of fresh air wherever they are.

From fine art to the just plain weird, Portland is packed with cultural interests and exhibitions, even in the streets. Portland is known for its rich creative community, artists, and artisans. From these established museums that showcase the greatest fine artists, to the mailbox-sized galleries of passions, Portland displays all kinds of art and curiosities. 

Platinum Sponsors

Nixon Peabody

Gold Sponsors

Longford Capital
Amster, Rothstein & Ebenstein LLP
McKool Smith

Bronze Sponsors

Thomas Horstemeyer
Quarles & Brady

Contributing Sponsors

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
Michael Best
Washington State University