MAX Orange Line Grand Opening Celebration




It's time to Catch the Orange!

Join us September 12 as we celebrate the opening of the MAX Orange Line with events and entertainment at many of the newly opened stations.


OPENING DAY SERVICE (FREE RIDES!): Come see, ride free! Rides on TriMet, Portland Streetcar and Portland Aerial Tram will be FREE all day.

โ€“ MAX Orange Line: Trains will run every 15 minutes after service begins at 11 a.m. โ€“ Portland Streetcar: The new 'A Loop' and 'B Loop' (formerly the Central Loop or CL Line) will run every 15 minutes over Tilikum Crossing starting at 11 a.m. More at โ€“ TriMet buses: All bus lines will run on their regular Saturday schedules. Note: Lines 9-Powell and 17-Holgate begin their new routes over Tilikum Crossing on Sunday, September 13.

O MARKS THE SPOT GAME: Join a community-wide scavenger hunt as you explore the Orange Line: Play the "Orange Marks the Spot" game in your TriMet Tickets app for a chance to win great prizes, including a pair of tickets anywhere Alaska Airlines flies! Learn more and download the free app at

LOST AND FOUND: Lose something? Stop by the TriMet booth at any Orange Line station.

CUSTOMER SERVICE AND TRIP PLANNING: Give us a call at 503-238-RIDE (7433). Our Customer Service team is available by phone from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Special thanks to Stacy and Witbeck and our many other generous sponsors who made this celebration possible!