portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Friendsgiving, Rose City Rollers, ChefsFeed Indie Week, Olio Nuovo Festival, Worldy Travel Festival, Bridal Show & More! | November 15-18, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and the holidays are nearly here! Learn some fast travel tips at the FREE Wordly Travel Festival. Rose City Rollers are hosting 3 nights of derby action! Get some holiday gifts at Olio Nuovo Festival. Be sure to see the Pulitzer Prize-winning Topdog/Underdog @ Chapel Theatre. And see our […]

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Small Business Weekend- Portland Saturday Market

2018 Small Business Weekend @ Portland Saturday Market | Thanksgiving Weekend, Holiday / Christmas Gifts, Raffle Giveaways, Specials

“Jump into Small Business Saturday” or as we like to call it here at the market, SMALL BUSINESS WEEKEND! Please join us on the weekend of Nov 24 & 25. The weekend will feature: raffle giveaways and specials for participating members.

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Green Friday at Parlour Cannabis Shoppe

2018 Green Friday @ Parlour Cannabis Shoppe | Portland 2018 Black Friday Specials, Doorbuster Deals, Free Swag for First 50 Inside, Giveaways, Holiday / Christmas Gift Ideas

November 23 @ Parlour Cannabis Shoppe – Start the holidays early with Green Friday at Parlour Cannabis Shoppe! Doors open early at 7am with doorbuster deals all day long! Shop early and save, with 40% off the whole store from 7am – 8am, and special one day only sales through the rest of the day! […]

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oregon repertory

Win Tickets ($40): Oregon Repertory Singers: Glory of Christmas @ First United Methodist Church | 2018 Portland Holiday Show, Treasured Seasonal Favorites

December 2, 7, 9 @ First United Methodist Church – This years annual holiday concert brings our loyal and overflowing audiences many treasured seasonal favorites, including Biebls Ave Maria and Eenvalds Stars, alongside Lauridsens O Magnum Mysterium, Pärts Bogoroditse Devo and Magnificat, and Naomi LaViolettes Angel in the Snow. The ORS Youth Choir begins the […]

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Portland in the News: Best City for Singles, Remembering that Time Oregon Blew up a Whale, America’s Worst Drivers & More! | November 15, 2018

To ease crowded rush hour lanes, officials are looking to the water for answers. One idea considers a ferry between Portland and Vancouver – A one-way trip would take about 40 minutes and wouldn’t carry cars, but could accommodate bikes. Leaders of the initiative say the plan would keep 500 cars off the congested Interstate […]

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US Classic Guitar

Win Tickets ($78): US Classic Guitar presents Portland International Guitar Series @ Downtown Eliot Center | 11 Concerts, 7 Master Classes, Featuring Some of the Greatest Guitarists in the World

November 30-June 29 @ Eliot Center – U.S. Classic Guitar President, William Jenks, is thrilled to announce the upcoming 2018-2019 Portland International Guitar Series, XIV. Because of your support, this iconic Portland guitar dynasty will continue for many years to come and the upcoming season promises to be one of the best to date.

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Thanksgiving

2018 Portland Thanksgiving Weekend Events: Black Friday, Holiday Tree Lighting & More! + Ticket Giveaways!

In 2018, Thanksgiving takes place on November 23rd and there will be celebrations all weekend including the Holiday / Christmas Tree lighting, Black Friday sales (Buy Local!), and more!

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Back Fence PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE

Win Tickets ($40): Celebrating 6 Years of Back Fence PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE @ Curious Comedy Theater | Local & Out-of-town Storytellers Telling True, Spur of the Moment, 5-minute Stories

December 6 @ Curious Comedy Theater – About Back Fence PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE…How it works: each show begins with a full wheel of juicy story prompts. One of our 6 seasoned storytellers will be randomly drawn. To determine the random prompt for their story, they will spin the giant game show wheel.

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a way with words

Win Tickets ($70): A Way With Words @ Mission Theater | Comedy Podcast Looking at Language Throughout History, Culture & Family

November 30 @ Mission Theater – A Way with Words is a fun and funny public radio program and podcast about language examined through history, culture, and family. Its mission is to change the way you think about language. The program is heard by broadcast and podcast across the United States and around the world […]

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   Jim Brickman A Joyful Christmas

The Holiday Tradition of the Season Jim Brickman A Joyful Christmas @ Newmark Theatre | One Show Only, 2018 Portland Holiday Concert

December 2 @ Newmark Theater Bring your family, friends or that special someone and make Jim Brickman your new holiday tradition. Celebrate the faith, love and togetherness that we value most this time of year and share in the celebration of A Joyful Christmas.

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La Fête du Macaron at Pix Pâtisserie

La Fête du Macaron @ Pix Patisserie | Cupcake Stomp, Macaron Flavor Contest, 30 Flavors & More over Portland 2018 Thanksgiving Weekend

November 24 @ Pix Patisserie – Pix Pâtisserie celebrates the French Macaron once again at its annual La Fête du Macaron. Thirty colorful flavors will fill the pastry case while tantalizing the eyes and the taste buds. Go one step further and get a Macaronut, a deep fried macaron.

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Bridal & Wedding Expo

2018 Portland Bridal & Wedding Expo @ Portland Expo Center | Fashion, Music, Sample Vendors & More!

November 18 @ Portland Expo Center – Saying yes was just the beginning. Congratulations on your engagement! Now the whirlwind of wedding planning begins. It’s okay to feel a little overwhelmed. All brides-to-be dream about “The Big Day,” but many don’t know where, when and how to start. That’s where the Bridal & Wedding Expo […]

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Cinnamon Bear

Portland Spirit Cinnamon Bear Holiday Cruises Embark Soon! | Storytelling, Magic, Characters, Christmas Tradition

Multiple Dates Available November 24-December 27 on 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.

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Worldly Travel Festival

2018 Worldly Travel Festival @ Lucky Lab | Free, Get Inspired to Travel Abroad, Access Tools and Resources to Make Dreams A Reality

November 17 @ Lucky Labrador Beer Hall NNW – Worldly Travel Festival is a free public event with the mission to help people overcome barriers to journeys abroad. Is there a place in the world you have always wanted to see? Are you curious to meet people from across the globe? What’s holding you back?

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life during wartime

Win Tickets ($30): Life During Wartime Talking Heads Tribute @ The Goodfoot | Exciting Visuals, Costuming, Signature Licks and Moves, Props & More!

November 17 @ The Goodfoot – Life During Wartime is a band born out of love, appreciation and enthusiasm for Talking Heads music. In every show they strive to capture the full essence of The Talking Heads performance styles, especially that of the epic 1984 concert film, Stop Making Sense, which they consider to be […]

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Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry

Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Documentary About Chinese Activist & Artist , Free Admission for Portland State University Students

November 16-18 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – “Freedom is a pretty strange thing. Once you’ve experienced it, it remains in your heart, and no one can take it away,” proclaims Ai Weiwei. As an independent artist outside of the political affiliations of China, Weiwei’s art and activism is undoubtedly linked and seeks to interrogate the […]

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The Jauntee

Win Tickets: The Jauntee @ The Goodfoot | Funk/Rock/Jazz/Progressive/Bluegrass/Psychedelic/Ambient

November 15 @ The Goodfoot – Averaging over one hundred shows a year — The Jauntee has quickly made a name for themselves in the New England music scene. Hailing from Boston, they’ve solidified a dedicated following in the Northeast, playing most staple venues in the area (ie. Paradise Rock Club, Nectar’s, The Spot Underground, […]

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Russell Peters

Russell Peters- Deported World Tour @ Keller Auditorium | Netflix’s “The Indian Detective,” Comedy, w/ Jake Johannsen

February 8 @ Keller Auditorium – After taking time off since filming Almost Famous for Netflix, Russell has produced and starred in his own comedy-drama limited series for Netflix, The Indian Detective. The Indian Detective also stars Anupam Kher (The Big Sick, Silver Linings Playbook), William Shatner (Star Trek), Christina Cole (Suits, Casino Royale), Mishqah […]

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sinful past tour

Walk into Portland’s Sinful Past on Thanksgiving Weekend on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

November 24 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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I make a living

#IMakeaLiving powered by Freshbooks @ Leftbank Annex Featuring Emma McIlro, CEO of Wildfang | FREE, A Lively Conversation w/ Creatives, Entrepreneurs & Small Business Owners!

November 14 @ LEftBank Annex – #imakealiving is a community event that engages professionals through education, inspiration & connection. This #imakealiving event features Emma McIlroy of Wildfang. This keynote will give education & insights to small biz owners, entrepreneurs & creatives.

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Friendsgiving Wine & Holiday Appetizers

Win Tickets ($30): Friendsgiving Wine & Holiday Appetizers @ Hip Chicks Do Wine | Bottle & Case Discounts, Recipes, Christmas Gift Ideas

November 17-18 @ Hip Chicks Do Wine – We’re pouring 6 of our wines perfect for your Holiday Dinners paired with 2 delectable appetizers for a $15 tasting fee. We’ll have recipes available for the appetizers and discounts on wine purchases—20% off of 6 bottles and 30% off of cases.

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