Portland’s original cornfield maze celebrates its 17th season at The Pumpkin Patch on beautiful Sauvie Island in Portland, Oregon. Seventeen years ago, Craig Easterly, founder of the original corn maze, brought his weird idea to Sauvie Island’s famous Pumpkin Patch and it soon became a fall tradition.
October 16 @ Newmark theater – “She is a prodigy; they break the rules by definition,” wrote music critic Andrew Duckenbrod in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette after seeing a then-11 year old perform to a sold-out crowd in her hometown in October, 2011. “[Her] voice mesmerizes. She has become one of the performers who has been […]
October 24 @ EcoTrust – To celebrate the completion of the community service projects, the Junior League will hold an evening fundraising event, the second annual Harvest Soiree and Silent Auction, inviting the community and general public to support the organization and help raise funds that are critical to continuing its mission.
October 17 @ Crystal Ballroom – Kurt Vile (real name) has slowly, quietly become one of the great American guitarists and songwriters of our time. Kurt was born in 1980, one of ten children, and raised in the city of brotherly love, Philadelphia. As a teenager, his bluegrass-loving father gifted him with a banjo, when […]
October 8-31 @ Rossi Farms – The Ghost Town, is all new this year! Featuring three top notch terrifying haunted attractions, The “Ghost Town haunt”, which is known for its unique old west theme, terrifying monsters, live western shootouts, Hollywood quality special effects and disturbing detail. Wicked Hollows, a haunted trail in which you venture […]
October 14 @ Portland Expo Center – Anyone planning a special event, fundraiser, auction, corporate party or reception. Bravo! Live is free to qualified meeting & event planners.
October 30-31 @ Tacoma Dome – All aboard, the Northwest’s 19th annual FreakNight Festival is about to take off! USC Events will be turning the Tacoma Dome into a maddening carnival as we come together for a night of devious mischief and terrifying tunes. USC Events presents our wicked two-night extravaganza on October 30th and […]
October 25 through Downtown Portland – The Run Like Hell is back for its 13th year! Join us in 2015 as once again, thousands of participants dress in costume and take to the streets of Portland for this fun filled, Halloween-themed half marathon / 10k / 5k / kids half miler! This year’s theme is […]
October 10-11 @ Oregon Convention Center – Don’t miss Portland’s only regional, national and international travel show – Here & There Travel Fest. A two-day event where anyone can plan and book the perfect getaway.
Two men murdered a young classmate and buried his body by the side of a road, all in the desire to commit “the perfect crime.”
October 9-11 @ Alberta Rider Elementary – See More than 80 local artists, food vendors, student musical performances and a student art gallery! Something for everyone! Worth a trip out to the ‘burbs!
October 2-31 @ Kruger’s Farm – Keep Portland weird? Done. A dark field is scary enough. Ride out to the field on a hayride? Even scarier. Add to it multiple ways to get lost and an air of terrifying sophistication, and you’ve got Kruger’s Haunted Maze and Corn Cabaret.
October 9-11 @ Clark County The Junk Bonanza, for 10 years a must-shop market destination for serious vintage lovers, is expanding to the Pacific Northwest. The Bonanza has chosen the Clark County Event Center in Ridgefield, WA, for its show, its second-ever outside of Minnesota.
October 9-11 @ Portland Expo – The largest tattoo expo in the Northwest, The Portland Tattoo Expo is the original show that opened the doors to out-of-state artists looking to tattoo in the state of Oregon.
October 9-11 @ Wet Spot Tropical Fish – Everything in the store will be 20% off! There will be door prizes, popcorn, freebies, raffles and much more. Come join in the fun and experience why so many people say that The Wet Spot Tropical Fish is a freshwater fish paradise everyone must experience.
November 21 @ With Love, From PDX Crafting Studio – Join Amy Vance for an exclusive candlemaking course. Vance Family Soy Candles owner, Amy Vance, Scentologist will guide you through the process of creating custom, sustainable candles for your home as well as matching body spray and organic “perfume” oil that will be unique to […]
October 3 @ Portland State University – Escape to the world of a traveling troupe of 1930’s Depression-era circus performers—and see what happens in the hour before the circus begins—in choreographer-producers Donna Marisa and Hannah Bontrager’s all-original Cirque de la Lune.
Halloween is rapidly approaching and there are many great Portland parties, events, costume contests, trick or treating, & more! Below is our huge list of 2015 Halloween weekend events + GIVEAWAYS!
Milwaukie’s famous haunted yard is returning for its 15th year!. With full light, sound, video and fog effects on Friday & Sunday nights, the family friendly decorations are viewable every night. This elaborate yard display is not a haunted house and is free to view from the street. Stop by their Open House on October […]
Happyrock Coffee Roasting Co took home 4 medals at the Golden Bean North America coffee roasters competition this September in Portland. Nice job guys!
October 8 @ Roseland Theater – ZZ Ward has roots in rural Oregon, but her accomplishments have led her far beyond that. She burst onto the scene in early 2012 with an eclectic mixtape, Eleven Roses, setting the tone for her unique blues-meets-hip-hop artistry and the reaction was palpable. ZZ’s debut album, Til The Casket […]
October 3-31 @ Memorial Coliseum – Hands down the number #1 haunted attraction in Oregon by size, ratings and popularity, FrightTown is three huge haunted houses together, beneath the Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Rose Quarter.
Almost 50% off a fall visit to the farm. This $48 value for only $26 includes: 2 corn maze tickets, 2 big pumpkins (30 lbs. or less), 2 plain caramel apples and 2 ears of roasted corn.
October 3 @ Alberta Rose Theater – Every show will bring bits, schtick and musical acts bound to astound, astonish and thrill you! Song & dance, comedy & theatrics, string bands, classical & eclectic; the outrageous & the delightful variety of acts combine to tickle and entertain.
October 4 @ Bar Vivant – Another bit of San Sebastián making its way to Bar Vivant…the Cider House Dinner! Traditional menu served in our courtyard with very large, rare steaks grilled by The Parish, Spanish Trabanco cider and local Finnegan cider (ciders made with true cider apples!) When you hear, “Txotx!” grab your glass, […]
October 1-18 @ Morrison Stage – As Halloween approaches, Portland Shakespeare Project presents Jeffrey Hatcher’s brilliant adaptation of Henry James’ spine-tingling novella that is part ghost story and part psychological thriller.
October 6 @ Crystal Ballroom – Ash is a Northern Irish alternative rock band, formed in Downpatrick in 1992 by vocalist and guitarist Tim Wheeler, bassist Mark Hamilton and drummer Rick McMurray. As a three-piece, they released mini-album Trailer in 1994, followed by 1977 in 1996. This 1996 release was named by NME as one […]
October 2-3 @ Twilight Theater Company – Twilight Theater Company & Torchsong Entertainment presents “Villains & Vixens” the spooktacular musical cabaret featuring songs from your favorite evil-doers from movies, musicals, and even the pop music world.
October 1-4 @ Expo Cener – If you are searching for experts, the pros, that home guru with all the knowledge, this is the show for you. Looking for what’s new for the home? Want to see inspiring gardens? Need to shop and compare products and services? Come to the show! The Portland Fall Home […]
October 10 @ Crowne Plaza Hotel – 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, […]
October 3 ! Self Enhancement, Inc – Enjoy a beautiful dinner out while raising funds for Self Enhancement, Inc! Soul of the City includes and evening of special musical guests, students performers, music, dinner & auction!
October 2-31 @ Columbia Center for the Arts – Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River celebrates the Pacific Northwest’s iconic phenomenon with the October Gallery exhibition: La Lluvia/RAIN. The juried show, which was “precipitated” by more than a year of planning, brings together nine talented artists whose multimedia works delight in the mysterious […]
October 9-11 & 16-18 @ Portland Nursery – About the time the leaves begin to change color, it’s time to celebrate the abundance of apples and pears. We’re always well-supplied with a large variety of apples and pears to taste and purchase by the pound, as many as 60 different varieties in all!