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regional gem and mineral show

2019 Portland Regional Gem & Mineral Show @ Jackson Armory | 30+ Exhibits, Jewelry, Fossils, Demos, Prizes, Raffles, Auctions, & more!

October 11-13 @ Jackson Armory – The Portland Regional show is the largest rock and mineral show in the Portland Metro area and is presented each October by 5 regional non-profit clubs which have an interest in promoting education in the subjects of geology and lapidary arts.

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The Talbott Brothers

Win Tickets ($40): The Talbott Brothers – Run No More Tour @ Aladdin Theater | Americana Rock

October 18 @ Aladdin Theater – Blood is thicker than water and there’s nothing like family creating music together to prove it. With contrasting blood-harmonies and left-handed/right-handed guitar playing, singer-songwriter duo The Talbott Brothers combine rock, blues and pop with honest storytelling.

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Charley Crockett

Win Tickets ($40): Charley Crockett @ Aladdin Theater | Texas Swing, Louisiana Blues, New Orleans, R&B

November 2 @ Aladdin Theater – Charley Crockett, a true descendant of Davy Crockett, was born in a poor town in deep South Texas. His early years were spent between Texas and Louisiana, raised by a blues singing single mother in Dallas, and an uncle who introduced him to the big brass sound of the […]

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Smiths to Smithereens

Win Tickets ($40): From Smiths to Smithereens: A Tribute to ‘80s College Rock @ Alberta Street Pub | Raffle, Drinks, Featuring Portland’s Best Bands, Benefit for p:ear

October 12 @ Alberta Street Pub – Wrangled by local musicians Pete Ficht and Ezra Holbrook, the 5th Annual “From Smiths to Smithereens: A Tribute to ‘80s College Rock” is a rocking show that features more than a dozen of Portland’s best bands playing.

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Sustainable Building Week

2019 Portland Sustainable Building Week | Open Houses, Happy Hour Hike, Yoga, Networking & More!

October 14-19 – The second annual Sustainable Building Week (SBW) was created to Keep Portland Green. SBW offers a week of over 20 events to break down siloed thinking to improve cross-disciplinary education, connectivity and future collaboration to promote sustainable practices and design across the city of Portland and beyond.

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Space Jam

Space Jam @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 90s Cartoon Sports Comedy w/ Michael Jordan & Looney Tunes, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

October 4-6 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – The eponymous film in which the highly sought after, consistently retro’d, Air Jordan 11 “Space Jam” (shiny patent leather anyone?) offers a strong distraction from the panic that daily life currently creates. A star-studded cast of Looney Tunes pokes fun at and highlights the absurdity of NBA and […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Oktoberfest @ The Zoo, Spirit of Halloweentown, Randy Rainbow, Beaverton Restaurant Week & More! | September 26-29, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Dive into Fall w/ Oktoberfest Beer Belly dinner Thursday at EastBurn Public House. Suit up on Sunday for How I Met Your Mother trivia! Halloweentown opens and Randy Rainbow is in town! And Portland Comedy Festival starts Tuesday!

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Win Tickets ($70): Mercury Rev & Beth Orton @ Aladdin Theater | Performing Bobby Gentry’s The Delta Sweete

October 7 @ Aladdin Theater – Mercury Rev is Alternative rock band from Buffalo, New York, formed in 1989. They started as a collective to provide soundtracks for student films the band debuted in the UK as exponents of a psychedelic and experimental breed of indie rock, gradually revealing a more melodic, bittersweet sound.

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Win Tickets ($60): Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde @ Revolution Hall | Alternative Hip Hop, w/ Mic Flont & Khingz, Massiah

October 13 @ Revolution Hall – Listening to “Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde” two full decades after its release, its sense of timeliness is unmistakable. Every song on the album inverts a hoary hip-hop cliché. With classics like “Oh Shit,” “Otha Fish”, “Ya’ Mama,” and hit single, “Passing Me By,” it is not surprising that […]

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The Long Ryders

Win Tickets ($50): The Long Ryders @ Aladdin Theater | Psychedelic Country Soul, Alt-Country, Paisley Underground, Rock ‘n’ Roll

October 8 @ Aladdin Theater – The Long Ryders were formed in 1982 by young American musicians influenced by Gram Parsons, C&W, Sir Doug Sahm, and the energetic punk scene found in their hometown of Los Angeles. The Long Ryders were a near-perfect anecdote to formula stadium rock and wimpy synth-pop.

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Hiss Golden Messenger

Win Tickets ($46): Hiss Golden Messenger @ Aladdin Theater | Folk, Indie, Blues, w/ Erin Rae

October 9 @ Aladdin Theater – Hiss Golden Messenger of Durham, North Carolina, a vehicle for singer-songwriter M.C. Taylor, calls up a wide spectrum of American vernacular music — from Archie Brownlee to the Staple Singers, and from singer-songwriters Van Morrison to Townes Van Zandt. After relocating from California to North Carolina, Taylor began to […]

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north Mississippi Allstars

Win Tickets ($50): North Mississippi Allstars – Up and Rolling Tour @ Aladdin Theater | American Southern Rock Blues

October 4 @ Aladdin Theater – A forgotten roll of film inspired a musical accompaniment, the North Mississippi Allstars’ new record Up and Rolling. Shot before the turn of the century, the photographs resonate with the music of four families from the Mississippi hills. The album captures the communal spirit upon which the band was […]

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Win Tickets ($20): Future Prairie VIII: The Veil @ Bodecker Foundation | Celebration of Art & Changing Seasons, Lecture, Music, Performance & More

September 29 @ Bodecker Foundation – As we transition from summer to autumn, the equinox asks us to honor the changing seasons with a balance of light and dark. Traditionally, this is a time for gathering, grounding, and comfort. The veil between the spiritual and mortal worlds is particularly thin around the autumnal equinox.

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vegfest 2019

Portland VegFest 2019 @ Oregon Convention Center | Celebrating Plant-Based Living, Cooking Demos, Speakers, Samples & More!

October 5-6 @ Oregon Convention Center – Notable speakers to discuss topics in health and nutrition, environmentalism, and animal welfare and compassion; hundreds of free food samples; cooking demos; fitness stage; areas dedicated to teens and kids activities; more.

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Portland Bead Society’s 2019 Bead Bazaar Plus @ DoubleTree by Hilton | Vendors, Beads & Gemstones, Ceramics, Paintings, Clothing & More!

October 12-13 @ DoubleTree by Hilton – We are very excited about having expanded BEYOND beads to other fine arts media. We have the following products offered by new artisans: dozens of fine artisans in many artistic media, (not just bead- related) and suppliers offering beads, flameworked glass art or beads, beading supplies, tools, finished […]

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The Magic of Music Fundraising Gala

Vancouver Symphony Gala Event “The Magic of Music” @ Black Pearl on the Columbia | With Internationally Renowned Piano Virtuoso Vladimir Feltsman and Maestro Salvador Brotons as Guests of Honor

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is pleased to host “The Magic of Music” Annual Fundraising Gala on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the brand-new Black Pearl on the Columbia in Washougal, Washington.

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