Hello, weekend! Love is in the air for Valentine’s Day, but there’s plenty going on just in case celebrating cupid is not your thing. This weekend’s lineup includes a dance class, a black history festival, a sporting event, a bike ride, a race, and dancing. Keep reading!
Black History Festival NW – February 5th – 28th
The Black History Festival NW is a fun festival taking place in various locations the region. You can find events in Troutdale, Beaverton, Eugene, Vancouver and everywhere in between. You’ll get to experience the magic and culture, and it will be presented by African-American organizations, artists, small businesses, and leaders. The festival already kicked off a youth-curated museum at several Multnomah County libraries, so pop in all month long to enjoy black history from a child’s perspective. You’ll also be able to participate in a citywide scavenger hunt that runs the entire month.