News & Events

If you are looking for the best ways to enjoy your time in the City of Roses, our news and events section is a great way to stay up to date. With so much going on throughout the city and region, let the

Benson be your home away from home, and your base to explore all that we have to offer. Below are a few select opportunities that will make your stay with us that much more exceptional.

Corks + Carts – April 27th

Kick off Oregon Wine Month at iHeartRadio’s first annual wine and food tasting experience, showcasing the best Oregon Wines along with the finest Portland Food Carts, with entertainment from Oregon’s own WE THREE.


Bridge to Brews – April 12th

Run or walk the annual Bridge to Brews 8K/10K over the Fremont Bridge and to a post-race party at Waterfront Park featuring beer tasting and live music. Friday April 12th Packet Pickup Time TBA Location TBA Saturday April 13th Packet Pickup Time TBA Location TBA…


Easter Brunch – April 21st

Make your reservations now for Easter Sunday Brunch at The Benson! Featuring fresh chilled seafood, delicious fruits & salads, made-to-order omelets, honey glazed ham and a carvery with roast beef and leg of lamb, fresh baked desserts, and of course…champagne! Reservations available from 9:30am-2pm. Call…


March Sipping Hour

Join us each evening from 5-6pm for Sipping Hour at the Benson Hotel! Featuring a new local winery or distillery, these nightly tastings will be offered complimentary to guests and the public.      


Jazz at the Benson

Enjoy live jazz entertainment at the longest continuously running jazz venue in Portland Wednesday through Saturday while dining at the Benson Hotel.


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