Mondays on the Mall

 

PMMI partners with members of the business community to sponsor free events in available public spaces throughout the Portland Mall and the LRT Loop area.

Upcoming Events | Recent Events | 2012

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Upcoming Events


November 17, 2014
Winter Wonderland
12:00pm - 1:00pm at Pioneer Place @ SW 5th & Taylor

Keep warm with free hot cocoa and coffee while a professional artist sculpts multiple ice blocks into life size winter figures.

December 12, 2014

The Great Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Together, Pioneer Courthouse Square and Portland Mall Management, Inc. are hosting The Great Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition that was originally held throughout Downtown in the early 90s. The Great Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition is a fun and festive event that will bring caroling groups of all ages to the heart of downtown.  This FREE caroling competition will be held on Friday, December 12, 2014, rain or shine from 5:30pm – 7:30pm and groups will compete for a grand prize of $1,000!  Groups of 3 or more are invited to register online by clicking here.


Recent Events


October 20, 2014
Harvest Festival
12:00pm - 1:00pm at PSU Urban Plaza @ SW 6th & Montgomery
Enjoy the fall season with a harvest festival complete with warm drinks, fall treats and folk music!

September 15, 2014
MarchFourth Marching Band
12:00pm - 1:00pm at Unitus Plaza @ SW 6th & Jefferson
The costumed marching band, many with their faces painted and several on death-defying stilts, will be performing at Unitus Plaza. They will then parade down the transit line and circle back to Unitus Plaza for a final performance.

August 18, 2014

Ice Cream Party!
12:00pm - 1:00pm at The Standard Plaza @ SW 5th & Main

Chill out and take a break from the summer heat with a Mondays on the Mall’s Ice Cream Party! Enjoy free ice cream, while supplies last, from your favorite Portland scoop shops while enjoying live music. Portland Mall Management, Inc. will also be giving away free sunglasses and chapstick to make sure you beat the heat!  Treat yourself to an hour of sweet treats, free giveaways and great tunes.


July 14, 2014
Sand on the Mall
11:30am- 1:00pm at Unitus Plaza (SW 6th & Jefferson)

PMMI is kicking off another Portland summer with Sand on the Mall! This week will be particularly special as it carries the theme of “Sand in the City” to Mondays on the Mall

during its fifth year. Come watch the active sand artists as they carve the sand into amazing sculptures. Enjoy free Jimmy John's subs, sip a delicious Hot Lips soda, and celebrate summer!


June 9, 2014
An A-Maze-ing Birthday Party!
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Unitus Plaza (SW 6th & Jefferson) and the Congress Center (SW 6th & Main)

Celebrate Portland Mall Management, Inc's 5th birthday with two noontime parties! See beautiful floral arrangements at both Unitus Plaza and the Congress Center, grab cupcakes or cookies and enjoy some great live music from Bridgetown Sound! When you stop by Unitus, you'll have the opportunity to enter our first ever scavenger hunt to win a Windows smart phone, X-box games, Microsoft gift cards, and more! Just snap a photo at one of the two locations and tag it @PMMIpdx on Facebook or Twitter to be entered! Follow @PMMIpdx on Twitter and Portland Mall Management, Inc. on Facebook for more chances to WIN!

 

Memorial Day 2014May 19, 2014
Mondays on the Mall Picnic
12:00pm – 1:00pm at the Standard Plaza (SW 5th & Main)

Enjoy a Mondays on the Mall Picnic brought to you by Portland Mall Management, Inc! This month's event will be held on May 19th from 12:00pm – 1:00pm and feature free personal caricatures, free all-fruit sodas from Hot Lips Soda, and free strawberry shortcake dessert! Attendees will also have the chance to win one of a dozen gift cards to transit mall businesses like Nike, TJ Maxx, Urban Farmer, Starbucks, Macy’s and more!

 

Earth DayApril 21, 2014
Earth Day on the Mall
12:00 – 1:00pm at the Congress Center Plaza (SW 5th & Salmon)

Earth Day is April 22nd, and Portland Mall Management, Inc. is celebrating with a free concert from Will West and the Friendly Strangers, great prizes and more! In honor of Earth Day, guests can try a free sample of organic juice from Greenleaf Juicing Company or a delicious wrap from eco-friendly Freshii! If that’s not enough, satisfy your sweet tooth with a mini Earth Day cookie from the local culinary creatives at Le Cookie Monkey. Attendees will also be able to lower their carbon footprint by picking up one of our free unique reusable bags and water bottles! Don’t miss this celebration of everything sustainable and Earth-friendly.

cloverMarch 17, 2014
St. Patrick’s Day on the Mall
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Standard Plaza (SW 5th & Main)

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Portland Mall Management Inc! The Mondays on the Mall street team will be out with KINK.fm, Car2Go, and Pioneer Place with all sorts of awesome giveaways and prizes! Greenleaf will be handing out free samples of a delicious (and green!) smoothie, in addition to free mini pies from Pacific Pie Company! The Mondays on the Mall series is made possible through partnership with TriMet and Pioneer Courthouse Square.

TulipsFebruary 10, 2014
Valentine’s Day Celebration
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Unitus Plaza (SW 6th & Jefferson)

Come celebrate Valentine’s Day on the Portland Transit Mall at Unitus Plaza! Le Cookie Monkey will be on site handing out FREE fresh baked cookies to satisfy your sweet tooth and Spellbound Flowers will be giving away beautiful bouquets to the first 100 guests! Duo Con Brio is going to set the mood with classical melodies while attendees win free prizes from KINK.fm and Portland Mall Management, Inc so don’t miss it!

Absolut Winterfest

November 18, 2013
Chili and Ice Event
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Congress Center (SW 5th and Salmon)

Winter blues got you down? Portland Mall Management, Inc. is providing the public with free samplings from some of Portland’s best chili spots. Enjoy delicious hot chili and watch processional ice carvers create festive and fun winter figures at the Congress Center. Kick off your holiday season with Portland Mall Management, Inc. and melt the winter chills away.




Holidays on the Mall HOLIDAYS ON THE MALL

Enjoy these weekly free events along the Transit Mall in December!

 


 

December 5th, 2013
Moondrops Roasted Nuts Giveaway
12:00pm – 1:00pm at SW 5th & 6th Avenues
Enjoy free samples of Moondrops Roasted Nuts along the Transit Mall.

December 6th, 2013
Brian Oberlin
12:00pm – 1:00 pm at SW 6th and Jefferson
Brian Oberlin is an experienced composer, musician, instructor and conductor. He will perform a free mandolin concert for the public today courtesy of Portland Mall Management, Inc.

December 12th, 2013
The Original Photobooth
12:00pm – 1:00pm at SW 6th and Montgomery
Make some holiday memories last at this free photo booth brought to you by Portland Mall Management, Inc.

December 12th, 2013
Eric Burch
5:00pm – 6:00pm at SW 5th and Salmon
This duet of guitar and harmony vocals is providing a free performance to celebrate the holidays.

December 13th, 2013
Hot Chocolate Giveaway
12:00pm – 1:00pm at SW 6th & Morrison
Warm up with free, delicious hot chocolate along Portland’s Transit Mall.

December 13th, 2013
Duo con Brio
5:00pm – 6:00pm at SW 5th and Salmon
Duo Con Brio is a classical string duo providing a free concert to the public.

December 19th, 2013
Tyger Bailey & Cookie Giveaway
12:00pm – 1:00pm at SW 5th & Taylor
Treat yourself to a free cinnamon-sugar snicker doodle while listening to the soothing sounds of local musician Tyger Bailey! Cookies are courtesy of Le Cookie Monkey and Portland Mall Management, Inc.

December 19th, 2013
The Portland Timbre
5:00pm – 6:00pm at SW 5th and Main
Look out for Portland’s ‘Treble Makers!’ The all-male a cappella group will perform holiday classics to get Portlanders into the holiday spirit.

December 20th, 2013
Moondrops Roasted Nuts
12:00pm – 1:00pm at SW 5th & 6th Avenues
Indulge in delicious, sweet and toasty roasted nuts courtesy of Portland Mall Management, Inc.

December 20th, 2013
The Original Photobooth
5:00pm – 6:00pm at SW 5th & Taylor
Make a gift that’s uniquely-you for a loved one with this free Photobooth experience.

December 21st, 2013
Dickens Carolers
12:00pm – 1:00pm at SW Yamhill & SW Morrison
Enjoy the caroling classics performed by a cappella singers clad in traditional Old English costumes.

December 22nd, 2013
Dickens Carolers
12:00pm – 1:00pm at SW Yamhill & SW Morrison
Make your Christmas merry and musical with the help of the Dickens Carolers, a Northwest tradition and a holiday classic.

October 21, 2013
MarchFourth Marching Band
12:00pm – 1:30pm at Unitus Plaza (SW 6th and Jefferson)

MarchFourthFor the third year in a row, MarchFourth Marching Band will take over the transit mall during Mondays on the Mall with a dazzling performance filled with action, music, and spectacular stunts. Beginning at noon at Unitus Plaza, the infamous marching band will perform for 30 minutes and then will make their way up 6th avenue, with Portland citizens following closely behind, to Pioneer Courthouse Square. Join MarchFourth this year as they head back to downtown Portland and prepare to amaze us again!




Summer BBQ

September 16, 2013
Summer BBQ
12:00pm – 1:00pm at PSU Urban Plaza (SW 6th and Montgomery)

Love BBQ? Love FREE BBQ? We do too! That’s why Mondays on the Mall is hosting our annual Summer BBQ complete with delicious wings, chicken and more from some of Portland’s hottest BBQ spots. Satisfy your taste buds and celebrate the end of summer with live music, free food and sun!




Ice Cream Extravaganza

August 19, 2013
Ice Cream Extravaganza
12:00pm – 1:00pm at The Standard (SW 5th and Main)

Chill out and take a break from the summer heat with Mondays on the Mall’s Ice Cream Extravaganza! Cool down with free ice cream, frozen yogurt and shaved ice while enjoying the breezy summer sounds of live Hawaiian music. Treat yourself to an hour of sweet treats, free Frisbee giveaways and great tunes!



MOTM Tote Bag

July 15, 2013
Sand on the Mall
12:00pm – 1:30pm at Unitus Plaza (SW 6th and Jefferson)

PMMI is kicking off another Portland summer with Sand on the Mall! This week will be particularly special as it carries the theme of “Sand in the City” to Mondays on the Mall during its third year. Come watch the active sand artists as they carve the sand into amazing sculptures.



May 31 – June 14, 2013
Festival of Flowers
Pioneer Courthouse Square, Congress Center and Unitus Plaza

MOTM Tote BagTattoo Portland designed by Lango Hansen Landscape Architects opens to the public on May 31st. This two-week Festival of Flowers installation will "ink" the Square with a giant heart tattoo composed of zinnias, marigolds, black mondo grass and more. The tattoo rebellion will continue along the downtown transit mall with an anchor design at the Congress Center and a pair of dice at Unitus Plaza. The designs will remain throughout downtown until June 12th when plant materials utilized in the display will be available for purchase at low prices during the annual Flower Sale at the Square.

For more information click here.



June 10, 2013
Roll of the Dice
11:30am – 1:00pm at Unitus Plaza (SW 6th and Jefferson)

MOTM Tote BagFeeling lucky? Take a chance and roll the dice during Mondays on the Mall this June! Unitus Plaza and Portland Mall Management Inc. are hosting a Festival of Flowers “Roll of the Dice” flower installation which will backdrop this special edition of Mondays on the Mall. Celebrate the art of tattoos by getting a FREE henna tattoo by Roving Horse while rocking out to local music!





June 10, 2013
Anchors Aweigh
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Congress Center (SW 6th and Main)

MOTM Tote BagThe tattoo rebellion continues on the transit mall as the Congress Center gets tied down with an “Anchor” flower display at SW 6th and Main. Stop by the Congress Center for free anchor cookies by Le Cookie Monkey!







May 20, 2013
Pre- Memorial Day Fun!
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Unitus Plaza (SW 6th and Jefferson)

MOTM Tote BagMemorial Day is often considered the first official kick off of the summer season! Help PMMI commemorate our veterans and the sunshine by heading to Mondays on the Mall for a pre-Memorial Day Celebration! Enjoy free samples of our favorite BBQ snacks, provided by Howard’s BBQ, ice cream and tunes from KINK 101.9FM. Win prizes and enjoy live music for FREE by joining us during Mondays on the Mall.




April 15, 2013
Earth Day Celebration
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Congress Center (SW 5th and Salmon)

MOTM Tote BagHelp celebrate Earth Day with Portland Mall Management, Inc. during Mondays on the Mall. In an effort to keep the community clean and healthy, the PMMI Street Team will be handing out FREE Mondays on the Mall tote bags. Not only are these bags great for grocery shopping and traveling but they promote reusability and keep Portland green! Also, much like Earth, this bag is a gift that keeps on giving: inside each tote is a festive (and tasty) Earth Day surprise!



March 18, 2013
March Madness
12:00pm – 1:00pm at PSU Urban Plaza (SW 6th and Montgomery)

MarchFourthMondays on the Mall is calling the shots in March! On March 18th Portland Mall Management, Inc. is helping you get your head in the game with a MARCH MADNESS celebration. Bring your favorite gear and team spirit during the event for your chance to win prizes! Nachos will also be provided by Tubby’s Deli. Suit up and head down to PSU’s Urban Plaza for Mondays on the Mall!



February 11, 2013
Mardi Gras
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Unico Plaza (SW 6th and Oak)

MarchFourthPortland Mall Management, Inc. is celebrating MARDI GRAS on February 11th! We’re turning Fat Tuesday into Fat Monday during Mondays on the Mall! Join us for gumbo, crawfish boudin balls, and other southern cookin’ from local restaurants like Howard’s BBQ, the Swamp Shack, and Miss Delta! Also, don’t miss the Too Loose Cajun Band – they’ll be bringing down the block with classic bluegrass with a Cajun zest! Stop by and get your purple, green, and gold beads and show your appreciation for this Southern tradition.




2012 Events



MarchFourthHolidates in December

11/29
Jimmy Free | 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Morrison

11/29
Duo Con Brio | 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Yamhill

12/2
Brian Oberlin | 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Yamhill

12/2
Tyger Bailey | 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Morrison

12/6
The Christmas Minstrel | 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Morrison

12/6
Eric Miller | 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Yamhill

12/9
Brian Oberlin | 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Yamhill

12/9
Moondrops Roasted Nuts Giveaway | 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Morrison

12/13
Collage Trio | 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Morrison

12/13
The Portland Timbre | 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Yamhill

12/20
Celtic Harpist Tyger Bailey | 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Morrison

12/20
Harmony and Sea | 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Holidate with Downtown at SW Yamhill



November 19, 2012
Winter Wonderland
12:00pm – 1:00pm at Unico Plaza (SW 6th and Oak)

Winter WonderlandPortland Mall Management will be bringing winter fun, warm treats, and great entertainment to the downtown transit line! Professional Ice Carving will be at the Plaza cutting and sculpting multiple ice blocks into life size winter figures. Come down to check out the ice sculptures, enjoy live music and celebrate the beginning of the holiday season.


October 15, 2012
MarchFourth Marching Band
12:00pm – 1:30pm at Unico Plaza (SW 6th and Oak)

MarchFourthLast year, MarchFourth Marching Band took over the transit mall during Mondays on the Mall with a dazzling performance filled with action, music, and spectacular stunts. Beginning at noon at Unico Plaza, the infamous marching band will perform for 30 minutes and then will make their way up 6th avenue, with Portland citizens following closely behind, to Unitus Plaza. Join MarchFourth this year as they head back to downtown Portland and prepare to amaze us again!


September 17, 2012
Summer BBQ
12:00pm – 1:00pm at PSU Urban Plaza (SW 6th and Montgomery)

Summer BBQWant BBQ for lunch? How about FREE BBQ? Join us at PSU Urban Plaza from 12:00pm – 1:00pm for free BBQ food including wings, chicken and more from some of Portland’s favorite BBQ spots! End summer with live music, free food, and sun!

August 20, 2012
50 Licks Ice Cream Social and KAZUM
11:30am – 1:30pm at Unico Plaza (SW 6th and Oak)

50 Licks Ice CreamIt may be hot but get ready to cool down when Mondays on the Mall hosts a summer Ice Cream Social, featuring ice cream from Fifty Licks! During their 2nd event with Mondays on the Mall, Fifty Licks Ice Cream is happy to keep your tastebuds satisfied with their delicious collection of ice cream. Stop by for a sample of their summery goodness. Be sure to catch Kazum, the Portland based 'high-flying acrobatic spectacle!' They will be performing a story through stunning acrobatics and jaw-dropping movements. Enjoy their show while sampling your ice cream!