80+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($2,050+): SantaCon, Christmas @ The Old Church, 80s Holiday Party, FestiBus & Peacock Lane, Christmas Revels, Geek The Halls & More! | December 14-17, 2017

Happy Holidays, Portland! The weekend is back and Peacock Lane lights up nightly starting Friday. Find last minute gifts at Festival of the Last Minute. Catch Brunch w/ Santa! Portland Saturday Market’s Spirits Fest is on Saturday & Sunday. Dance to all the old hits at 80s Video Dance Attack Holiday Party. Get the perfect […]

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sinful past tour

2017 Christmas / Holiday Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | Downtown Portland, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

December 25 in Downtown Portland – Join Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin as we visit locations of famous saloons, bars and bordellos, card rooms and gambling dens, some of which are still in operation today! The tour will “end” outside of Mary’s Club, one of Portland’s most hallowed strip clubs*. At the conclusion of the tour, you […]

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Portland Saturday Market Festival of the last minute

Find Holiday & Christmas Gifts at Portland Saturday Market’s 2017 Festival Of The Last Minute | Open Through Christmas Eve, 40+ Types of Arts & Crafts, Santa

December 16-24 @ Waterfront Park – No time to check everyone off your “nice” list? No problem! ‘Tis the season for the Festival of the Last Minute! With any welcome holiday tradition, Portland Saturday Market returns with its one-stop event for all those who’ve delayed starting their shopping — and those who simply don’t want […]

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Pink Martini NYE

Portland 2017 / 2018 Pink Martini New Year’s Extravaganza @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Featuring Oregon Symphony, China Forbes & Storm Large, Members from Multiple Choirs & More!

December 30-31 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Could there be a better way to ring in the New Year than with Pink Martini and the Oregon Symphony? Especially when Pink Martini has a brand new CD – Je Dis Oui! – in its arsenal. And, in keeping with our Ode to Joy tradition, the […]

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Dinner Detective

Give the Gift of Mystery w/ Portland’s Dinner Detective! | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S. Everyone’s Suspect

December 23 @ Courtyard by Mariott – The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, […]

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Win Tickets ($80+): Portland New Year’s Eve 2017-2018 Celebration w/ The Motet @ Revolution Hall | 7-Piece Funk Powerhouse, The Future of Funk, Soul

December 31 @ Revolution Hall – Bridging the gap between retro funk & soul, while keeping a focused eye on the future of funk, The Motet blasts off with their latest single, Supernova. The recent addition of singer Lyle Divinsky, who joined the band in 2016, fans the flames of this already hot band. His […]

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midnite 2018

Celebrate 2018 w/ Midnite New Year’s Eve @ Pure Space in Portland’s Pearl District | Featuring SKAM Artist DJFergie DJ, DJ Christyl, Light Show, Projection Clock & More!

December 31 @ PureSpace – Celebrate the biggest night of the year at Portland’s premier New Year’s Eve event, Midnite NYE. Ring in the New Year at Pure Space, an urban event venue located in Northwest Portland’s Pearl District with over 16,500 square feet of space and a passage to the 5,500 square foot Flex […]

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Portland Short Bus FestiBus

All Aboard the 2017 Portland Short Bus FestiBus Adults Only Holiday / Christmas Lights Bus Tour | Peacock Lane, Crale House, Gift Exchange

December 16-17, 21, 23, 29-30 on Portland Short Bus – This season give yourself the gift of FestiBUS. Join 12 random strangers on the Portland Short Bus as we hit up (2) quintessential Portland holiday light displays (The world renowned Peacock Lane as well as the lesser known Crale House). In addition to the light […]

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Cinnamon Bear

Portland Spirit Magically Transforms into Maybeland for Cinnamon Bear Holiday Cruises! | Storytelling, Magic, Treats

November 25 -December 27 @ Portland Spirit – Join us aboard the Portland Spirit as we magically transform the boat into Maybeland from the classic radio show and beloved children’s book. Magical fairies and elves will greet you as Captain Taffy and his crew get the cruise underway. We’ll have story time with Queen Melissa, […]

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Win Tickets ($30): Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show – 1 Year Anniversary! @ Bossanova Ballroom | Freebies, Raffle, Burlesque, Comedy, Drag, Sex-themed Storytelling & More!

December 17 @ Bossanova Ballroom – Whoopee! is having our first anniversary and we’re doing it with a festive sexy holiday theme (complete with Sex Toy Santa). Come celebrate one year of magic and sex-positive theater at Bossanova Ballroom on December 17th

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Women in Tech Holiday Party

PDX Women in Tech (PDXWIT) Fourth Annual Women + Tech Holiday Party @ OMSI | Networking, Music, Free

December 19 @ OMSI – Join us at our Women + Tech Holiday Party, co-organized by PDXWIT and WWC Portland in partnership with Lesbians Who Tech, ChickTech, PyLadies, and Girls Inc. This event is hosted by OMSI and sponsored by Nike, Cambia, the University of Washington Foster School of Business Hybrid MBA, and ClientJoy.

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Win Tickets ($20): McTuff, Trio Subtonic w/ Dan Balmer (Album Release) @ The Goodfoot | Funk, Rock, Soul, Jazz

December 16 @ The Goodfoot -Led by Joe Doria, an absolute beast on the Hammond organ and one the West’s finest keyboardists, Seattle’s McTuff embarks on an instrumental journey that’s heavy on the funky grease and not afraid to push new boundaries. If you got a thing for virtuoso musicians and an itch to dance […]

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