ENCHANTED—The charming amusement park Enchanted Forest is, hands down, the best thing about Oregon—and today, the Great Idea Festival returns with a full day of live music from the likes of the Builders and the Butchers, Quasi, Typhoon, and the Challenge of Mondor! Just kidding! The Challenge of Mondor is one of Enchanted Forest's many amazing rides! EH
Enchanted Forest, 8462 Enchanted Way SE, Turner, OR, 2 pm until dark, $22-30 (includes all-day park admission)

—The Muppets are the purest possible distillation of everything that makes childhood wonderful. So when we say, "By attending Muppet History 101 at the Hollywood's four-day Muppets series, you will learn the origins of awesome," the amount of hyperbole is small enough to fit on one of Kermit's floppy fingertips. BR
Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy, 7:30 & 9:30 pm, $7