Fun and Exciting Things to do in Downtown Portland, Oregon

Experience the City like a Local

Red Lion Portland Airport offers the ideal location for discovering downtown Portland, Oregon attractions. Explore the bustling business district where you'll find with world-class art, culture, dining, entertainment and professional sports - all just moments from our front door. The City of Roses truly offers activities for every visitor.

Our helpful staff will steer you towards the best things to do in downtown Portland, Oregon - from events at Oregon Convention Center, Rose Garden Arena and Portland Memorial Coliseum to fabulous shopping, fascinating attractions and vibrant dining and nightlife.

Nearby Things to do in Downtown Portland, Oregon:

Check Out These Favorite Attractions:

OMSI, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

Science becomes exciting when you can hold it in the palm of your hand. Visit OMSI to participate in exhibits, programs and other educational experiences.

NW 23rd Avenue

We like to call this neighborhood "the Mecca of Portland Shopping." Gorgeous, privately owned boutiques display the creations of hometown designers. You won't see these designs anywhere else!

Hawthorne District

A true local secret, the Hawthorne District is for native Portlanders only. Don't tell them we clued you in! Find the best vintage deals and eccentric discoveries in here.

Pittock Mansion

One thousand feet above the city skyline, Pittock Mansion is a century-old architectural masterpiece located in the West Hills of Portland.