The Historic Old Church

Come on in to The Historic Old Church! We are a public events and performance venue located in downtown Portland’s cultural West End district. This historic jewel is a remarkable community space, home to concerts, lectures, ceremonies and receptions. In fact, we host a free noon sack lunch recital every Wednesday! Read below for our latest updates, click on Calendar to check out what’s happening here, and sign up for our e-newsletter so you don’t miss our great events!

Sounds of Brazil: Choro PDX 2014 at The Historic Old Church – April 19 at 7:00pm

Choro cropped poster

Join us for Portland’s 6th Annual “Dia do Choro” – A celebration of Brazilian culture through music. Choro music is roots jazz from Brazil, and considered Brazil’s first “urban pop” music. This event is proudly held to coincide with Pixinguinha’s birthday (Brazil’s godfather of Choro.) Performances by: Allen Mathews, The Brazillionaires, Choro da Alegria, Rio Con Brio, and  Sergio Botelho.

Door 6:30pm

Special: 2 Tickets for $25,
$15 single online (Tix at the door day of show will be $18 each.)
All Ages Show – Bar with Valid I.D.
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Yoga Returns to The Historic Old Church – Every Thursday @ 9am March through May 2014



Vinyasa with Veranda.

Led by Veranda Haddon, a certified teacher since 2004, this is a one hour long, all levels Yoga class with attention to alignment detail, with standing poses and specific stretches through breath and body movement.

Bring a mat, yourself and comfortable clothing for a moment of self care and self awareness.

Classes $8.

Introductory rate (first two classes) is $5; For seniors and members of The Old Church $5.

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