Fun With Firs
Your perfect holiday conifer quest comes with a hayride/reindeer/artificial snow/chili cheese nachos? We got you.
Take a quick and easy sunny getaway to the outskirts of Vegas.
We've got your next basecamp for everything from QT with your canine to the whole (human) wolfpack, breezy disc golf getaways to blissful backcountry treks.
Ketzel Levine and John Shewey
We’ve got 10 gold-standard destinations and off-the-radar alternatives that will blow your little ones’ little minds.
Zach Dundas, Margaret Seiler, and Kelly Clarke
Design Museum is on a mission to create better places for play across the country.
Kelly Clarke, Zach Dundas, and Margaret Seiler
One day, parents, your precious tadpoles will win this battle. Prep for the inevitable with these pro tips. (No. 5: do not play the claw.)
Even toddler fungiphiles must be tight-lipped.
Lily Raff McCaulou
Family Forward Action hosts Run Mama Run, a 5k, 10k, and Kids' Fun Run on May 8.
Make fire cider, learn to snowshoe, combat eating disorders with yoga, and choose between a turkey trot and a Tofurky trot.
6 places to bring your babes to toyland, from a Portland kid's perspective
"Everything will be fine as long as you keep in mind that children have no forethought or self-preservation skills."
Kelly Clarke, Fiona McCann, Margaret Seiler, and Brian Barker
Why the annual Big Float challenges Portlanders to dive in to the river that runs through us.
We chart the path of the Newbery-winning novel from book to hit OCT play to Jeff Bridges-starring movie. Thru May 18
Portland’s plethora of day camps could give your kids the skills to do just about anything.
The massive scale and general weirdness of this production mean there's something for both the kids and the adults. Dec 14–29
Rather than scare you, Milagro's humorous Day of the Dead play might make you a little less afraid. Thru Nov 9
This month, The Oregon Trail comes to life in a live-action role play game in Salem
The 55th Cascadia Scouts welcome all comers to an outdoorsy scouting frontier
From your a.m. sip to Happy Hour, with plenty of kid-friendly activities in between (rain or shine)