Portland is a vibrant city offering a range of activities including a walkable downtown, diverse neighborhoods, access to the arts, shopping, cultural attractions, and a creative food and drinking scene found in the many restaurants and pubs. Below are a few attractions to start planning your free time during the 2020 FLC National Meeting.
Powell’s City of Books: Taking up an entire city block, Powell’s was founded in 1971 and has grown into one of Portland’s landmarks as it is the world’s largest new and used bookstore. Open every day and located in the heart of the city.
Lan Su Chinese Garden: An oasis of beauty in the city’s historic Chinatown district, and built by Suzhou artisans in 2000, the Lan Su Chinese Garden is an authentic Ming Dynasty style garden.
Portland Saturday Market: A beloved Rose City tradition since 1974, this market is the largest continually operating fair in the U.S. Open from March through December 24th, the Portland Market carries artisan products, music, and great food. Great for sampling delicious bites, shopping, and people watching.
We can’t wait to welcome you to the 2020 FLC National Meeting in Portland, Oregon, an event filled with great learning, networking, and exploring!
For more information on the exciting things to see and do in Portland, visit the Travel Portland site.
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