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:
April 11, 2014, 9:30pm-2am at the Funhouse Lounge, 2432 SE 11th Ave, Portland. Easter treats, $5 cover charge for the DJ. Monthly events include: 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.
April 16, 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 in the Portland Leather Allience. See other Wednesday + Thursday Munch and Tuesday Midnight Munch nights around the area throughout the month at website below:
April 26, 2014 and every 4th Saturday at Branx/Rotture, 320 SE 2nd Ave. "Queer Community 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!"
May 3, 2014, 9pm-late, at Branx, 320 SE 2nd Ave. Party for bears, cubs, friends and admirers, with DJs JOHN LEPAGE + MATT STANDS. Lights by Pacific NW Laser. "Go-go guys, tasty snacks, sweet beats & furry fellas" --$6.
May 7, 2014, 6:30pm at Voicebox SE, 734 SE 6th Ave, Portland. Join the Portland Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence for a fun evening of karaoke to raise money for our Grant Fund! $10 - 21+ Also accepting donations of non-perishable food items for Esther’s Pantry.
May 15-17, 2014, 2-3 shows nightly at Cinema 21, 616 NW 21st Ave. Includes: D4U -cute animated animals get serious boners; Ouroboros -hot, heady gay sex without pesky dialogue; Hot 'n Saucy Pizza Boy -hot pizza delivery boy dishes up surprisingly hot gay sex; The Beat -a man, a plan, a butt plug; The Legend of Gabe Harding -renowned fluffer on gay porn set!
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.
June 14-15, 2014, annual 3 day event with parade & festival at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. See the website for schedule and information.
July 10-13, 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 dances Bearracuda and Release The Beast XX Party, with after-hours and events such as Bingo with The Sisters. Official hotel: Jupiter Hotel. See more 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.
October 22-26, 2014, 5-9pm at the Melody Ballroom, 615 SE Alder St, Portland. "The Absolute Brilliance of the Rose HMIM The Live It Up Rose Empress LV Vanessa Vail Peters Lake." See details online.