Rocket Open House Party, 1111 E Burnside, Fri July 6, 5:30 pm-midnight

The bright-red, LEED-certified building on E Burnside that houses both the Chesterfield and Rocket is opening its doors to the public tonight to show off its über-sustainable design, plus DJs and live music. AH

Oregon Lavender Festival, 2nd & Maple, Yamhill, OR, Sat-Sun July 7-8, 10 am-5 pm

The Oregon Lavender Festival features arts and crafts, food, art, music—and of course, all the soap, sachets, and eye pillows you can buy. Plus, Yamhill-area lavender farms offer tours! AH

Pix Flight Night, Pix Patisserie, 3901 N Williams, Thurs July 5, 5 pm-close, $10

Tonight Pix introduces the uninitiated to the wonderful world of gin, showcasing Aviation, Sarticious, and Tanqueray London Dry. AH