Lights Out Event 2022

Go Lights Out 2022 Kickoff

Mark your calendar for Lights Out Portland, a one-night event in which residential households and commercial buildings dim their lighting in order to raise awareness about the impact of light pollution on migrating birds, about wasted energy in the form of light thrown up into the sky, and about preserving our ability to see stars from the city.

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Downtown Portland at Nighttime

Go Lights Out 2021

Mark your calendar for Lights Out Portland, a one-night event in which residential households and commercial buildings dim their lighting in order to raise awareness about the impact of light pollution on migrating birds, about wasted energy in the form of light thrown up into the sky, and about preserving our ability to see stars from the city.

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A photo of a shopper at the annual Portland Audubon native plant sale.

Fall Native Plant Sale with Sparrowhawk Native Plants

Portland Audubon is teaming up with Sparrowhawk Native Plants to distribute thousands of habitat-friendly native plants into our community—plus, a portion of the proceeds will support our programs at this critical time! Online ordering begins on September 1, and plants will be available for pickup on October 10 and 11, perfectly timed for your fall planting.

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