Out and About
All-Ireland Cultural Society of Oregon — 76th annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Aquinas Hall, 1333 N.E. Martin Luther King Junior Blvd., Portland. From 4:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, March 17. Tickets: $12 for ages 19 and older, $4 for age 3 to 18 and free for 2-year-olds and younger. Info: 503-286-4812 or visit oregonirishsociety.org.
Portland Opera Preview — Gresham Library, 385 N.W. Miller Ave. Preview of Portland Opera's upcoming 2017 season. 2 p.m. Saturday, March 18. Info: 503-988-5123.
Exhibition Multicultural Night — Columbia Grange, 37493 N.E. Grange Hall Road, Corbett. 6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 18. Info: 503-753-4267.
Mt. Hood Evening of Jazz concert — 7:30 p.m., March 16. Mt. Hood Community College Visual Arts Theatre, 26000 S.E. Stark St., Gresham. Free.
Reynolds High School Band — Orchestra Concert, 7 p.m., March 21. Ben Brooks Auditorium in the Arts Building at Reynolds High School, 1698 Cherry Park Road, Troutdale.
Portland Community Symphony — Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto feat. Alexander Markov on violin. 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 19 at Mt. Hood Community College, 26000 S.E. Stark St., Gresham. Tickets: $35 for adults, $30 for seniors, $10 for students, $5 children and $60 for a family pass.
Live Music at Skyway — Skyway Bar and Grill, 71545 E. Highway 26, Zigzag. 9 p.m. Friday through Sunday, March 17-19. Info: www.skywaybarandgrill.com
Park Place Cafe — 1288 S.E. 182nd Ave., Portland. Monthly Night Folk show. Margaret Branch and Jerry Towell. 7 p.m. Saturday, March 25. Doors open at 6:30. $5 cover.
The Hoppy Brewer — 328 N. Main Ave., Gresham. Live Music. Too Loose, 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 16; Eric Kaiser, 7-10 p.m. Friday, March 17. Info: oregonshoppyplace.com/events.
Spinella's — 436 N. Main Ave. Free music Thursdays and Saturdays. Info: 503-492-0800, spinellasoffthewall.com.
Troutini — 101 W. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. The Milneburg Trio, 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays. Free. Info: 503-912-1462, troutini.com.
"The Secret Garden" — 7 p.m. March 16-18, and 2 p.m. March 18. Black Swan Youth Theatre, Barlow High School Little Theater, 5105 S.E. 302 Ave., Gresham. Tickets: $7 students, $8 adults; on sale at blackswanyouththeatre.seatyourself.biz.
"Moon Over Buffalo" — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays March 3-19. Nutz-n-Boltz Theatre Company, 27861 Grange St., Boring. Tickets: $15 general, $12 seniors and students.
Edgefield Live Music Series — McMenamins Edgefield, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale. All shows are free, for ages 21 and older, and held in the winery, unless otherwise indicated. Info: mcmenamins.com/edgefield.
Pete Krebs, 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 14.
Henry Hill Kammerer, 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 15.
Wonderly, 7.p.m. Thursday, March 16.
St. Patrick's Day, all day, Friday, March 17.
St. Patrick's Day, all day, Saturday, March 18.
William Desmond, 7 p.m. Sunday, March 19.
Groovy Walpaper with Rob Wynia, 7 p.m. Monday, March 20.
"Hubble Insights" — Viewing and discussion of Hubble Telescope insights and discoveries that have changed astronomy. Mt. Hood Community College, 26000 S.E. Stark St., Gresham. At the Planetarium Sky Theater, located beneath the college library, from 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, and Tuesday, April 14. $5 admission, $2 for students with ID and children under 18. Theater is wheelchair accessible. Info: mhcc.edu/Planetarium/.
National Council on Education for Ceramic Arts Exhibition— March 6-30. Mt. Hood Community College Visual Arts Gallery, 26000 S.E. Stark St., Gresham. Info: www.mcc.edu/VisualArtsGallery.
Gresham Art Committee "Red Show" — City of Gresham Visual Arts Gallery, 1331 N.W. Eastman Parkway, Gresham. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (except holidays), through Thursday, May 4.