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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($500+): Napoleon Dynamite Live, Dahlia Festival, Persian Party & More | August 22-25, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Get a Llama Selfie at Napoleon Dynamite Live! Have you wandered among the thousands of blooms at the Portland Dahlia Festival? Party in Pioneer Courthouse Square at the Portland Persian Party. And don’t miss an opportunity to ride bikes with NBA legend Bill Walton! Join Our Newsletter & WIN Portland […]

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Last Flamenco Friday w/ Espacio Flamenco @ Bar Vivant | FREE, Lively Patio Performances, Live Flamenco Guitar, Singing, Dance, Tapas & Drinks, Outdoor Sherry Bar

August 23 – Join Espacio Flamenco and Bar Vivant for lively flamenco performances in the courtyard with an outdoor sherry bar. Get there early to grab some tapas and a sherry to pair with live flamenco guitar, singing, and dance.

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Portland Persian Party @ Pioneer Courthouse Square | Free, All Ages, Food, Music, Dancing

August 24 @ Pioneer Courthouse Square – The Andisheh Center has planned a colorful celebration of Persian music, dance, art and cuisine. This event will bring the festivities of typical Persian parties to our beloved Portland “living room,” so that the public can participate.

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Napoleon Dynamite Live @ Aladdin Theater | Film Star Jon Heder, Film Screening, Llama Selfies

August 23 @ Aladdin Theater – Grab your puffy sleeves and 90’s sport coat and join film star JON HEDER as he talks about the beloved indie classic Napoleon Dynamite. The cult classic film hit theaters 15 years ago and since then much has changed; but the characters, as enduring as they are endearing, stay in our […]

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Rock ‘n’ Roll On The River Cruise w/ Portland Spirit | Featuring Creedence Clearwater Revival Cover Band Fortunate Son, Beer & Drinks

August 22 @ Portland Spirit – Tune out the daily grind and and lose yourself in the sights and sounds of some of the Northwest’s best tribute bands aboard the Rock ‘n’ Roll On The River Cruise. Come aboard for this two-hour party as we cruise down the Willamette River featuring live music every Thursday […]

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Tumbleweed Music Festival @ Howard Amon Park in Richland, WA | Labor Day Weekend, Acoustic Music, Workshops, Dance, Food & Craft Vendors

August 30 – September 1 @ Howard Amon Park – Great acoustic music on the banks of the Columbia River! All Events Are Free Except for the Saturday Evening Concert and Sunday Contra Dance Fundraisers for 3RFS. Bring a blanket or a chair and enjoy!

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Win Tickets: Grupo Masato @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Chicha, Cumbia, Afro-Peruvian Dance Music

August 22 @ The Goodfoot – Grupo Masato is a Portland-based band that plays highly dance-able music from South America. Highlighting the Chicha music that grew out of the late 1960’s where Andean flute music in Peru mixed with Cumbia rhythms from Colombia and were transformed by electric guitars, Fender spring reverb amplifiers, and the […]

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Tom Sachs Presents: A Space Program (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Makeshift Trip to Mars, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

August 23-25 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – An extension of the Space Camp (2012) and Space Program (2007) short films, directorial mainstay Van Neistat keeps a tight and linear style inline with this and other films coming out of Tom Sachs’ art studio (Ten Bullets, Color, and How To Sweep). A testament to bricolage and […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400+): Sneaker Week PDX, Drag Queen Brunch, Portland Soapbox Derby & More | August 15-18, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Head to the Bit House Saloon for Drag Queen Brunch!  Have you joined the hunt for Bigfoot w/ Portland Spirit? Spot the latest trends at the Sneaker Week PDX Fashion Show. And don’t miss the chaos of the Portland Soapbox Derby! Join Our Newsletter & WIN Portland Tickets! Featured: Five […]

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Flamenco Fridays w/ Espacio Flamenco @ Bar Vivant | FREE, Lively Patio Performances, Live Flamenco Guitar, Singing, Dance, Tapas & Drinks, Outdoor Sherry Bar

August 16 @ Bar Vivant – Fridays in August, join Espacio Flamenco and Bar Vivant for lively flamenco performances in the courtyard with an outdoor sherry bar. Get there early to grab some tapas and a sherry to pair with live flamenco guitar, singing, and dance. Seating on a first come first served basis.

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2019 Annual Portland Dahlia Festival @ Swan Island Dahlias | 40 Acres of Flowers in Full Bloom, Indoor Display, Portland 2019 Labor Day Weekend

August 24 – September 2 @ Swan Island Dahlias – A must see for the dahlia lover, or if you just love flowers. View over 400 floral arrangements of dahlias, over 15,000 cut dahlia blooms on display, in our three indoor display rooms. This is the largest display put on by one grower anywhere in […]

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Rose City Rollers Bouts @ Oaks Park | Wreckers vs Storm City, Axles of Annihilation vs Jet City Bombers

Join the Rose City Rollers for two bouts this weekend at Oaks Park! On Friday, the Rose City Wreckers challenge Clark County’s Storm City! On Saturday, Axles of Annihilation faces off against Everett’s Jet City Bombers!  This is the last chance folks will have to catch any of our All Star skaters in action here […]

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Portland Planned Parenthood Fundraiser @ Clinton Street Theater | Featuring a Screenings of A Girl Like Her & Jane: An Abortion Service

With women’s reproductive rights under attack, let’s revisit life before 1973. Co-hosted by Greater Portland NOW & Nasty Women Get Sh*t Done with endorsements from Womxn’s March Portland & Democratic Party of Oregon Women’s Caucus.

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Win Tickets ($125): Drag Queen Brunch @ Bit House Saloon | Disco Theme, Comedy, Hosted by Sasha Scarlett

Enjoy Drag Queen Brunch! The City’s longest-running Drag Brunch Show hosted by Emmy-nominee, Sasha Scarlett, and a rotating cast of world-class female impersonators creating a 75-minute Brunch event that includes comedy, audience participation, celebrity tributes, laughs and glamour. 

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