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Portland 2019 Cinco de Mayo Kids Korner @ Portland Saturday Market | Promoting Art Freedom w/ Art ala Carte Mobile, Free, All Ages

Portland Saturday Market and Art ala Cart Mobile have teamed up this Cinco de Mayo Sunday 5/5 promoting art freedom which allows children to pick and choose the art medium they love and decide how best to express themselves. Set up specifically to cater to all age groups and levels of experience. There are few […]

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Gorge Artists Open Studios

2019 Gorge Artists Open Studios | FREE, Visit 40+ Art Studios in the Columbia River Gorge

May 2-5 in Columbia River Gorge – Forty-eight juried artists will participate in 2019, featuring the highest quality work available from the region in a variety of mediums and styles. The tour is free and self-guided, with artists’ studios located throughout the Mid-Columbia from Cascade Locks to The Dalles and from Parkdale, Oregon to Trout […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400+): Sweet 16, Back Fence PDX Storytelling, Game of Thrones Trivia, Whiskey Cocktail Dinner & More! | March 28-31, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Try whiskey pairings at tonight’s Whiskey Cocktail Dinner. Think you  can handle Game of Thrones Trivia? See some breathtaking views at Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival or dance it up at ANDAZ: A Bhangra/Bollywood/Desi Bass Dance Party!

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MANY Portland St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Festivals, Shamrock Run, Cirque du Soleil: Corteo, Irish Food & Beer, Pub Crawls & More! | March 14-17, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Everyone’s a little Irish this weekend: There’s the Irish Stroll, Corned Beef & Cabbage, Whiskey, Beer, Music, Shamrock Run, Cruise, Irish Dancers & More!

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Portland Winter Light Festival

2019 Portland Winter Light Festival | FREE City-wide Celebration of Light, 100+ Artists & Performers, Silent Disco, Flamethrower, Lantern Parade, Art Installation & More!

February 7-9 – Portland’s city wide celebration of lights, Winter Light Festival, returns this weekend! This year’s festival is bigger than ever and includes more than 100 installations including fire dancers, high tech interactive pieces, family friendly fun & more!,

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Fertile Ground 2019

10th Anniversary Fertile Ground Festival of New Works | 75+ Events, 120+ acts of Creation by Portland Artists in Theater, Dance, Circus, Music, Animation, Multidisciplinary Arts & More!

The 10th Anniversary Fertile Ground Festival of New Works returns to portland January 24 – February 3, 2019 with 75+ events and 120+ acts of creation by Portland artists in theatre, dance, circus, music, animation, multidisciplinary arts by 42 producers at 39 venues across Portland for 11 days!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850+): Haunted Escape Room, Trivia, Music, DJ Nights, Film & More! | January 3-6, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Kick off 2019 w/ nerd musical USS Improvise the Next Generation or at First Caturday at Laurelhurst Park! Get scared at haunted escape room Malice Manor. And time is running to see Manga Hokusai Manga on display at Portland Japanese Garden through January 13!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($500+): Michael Allen Harrison’s Christmas At The Old Church, Peacock Lane, Christmas Ships, Christmas Revels, Holiday Markets & More! | December 13-16, 2018

The Weekend is back, Portland! Reserve a spot for Pix Patisserie’s Holiday Tea! See the Christmas ships or stroll down Peacock Lane. Get in the Holiday Spirit w/ Rocky Horror Picture Show. Artists Repertory Theatre presents It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play! & Uncle Cait & Aunt Amy’s Holiday Party is Saturday!

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Holiday Market Pop-up

2018 Portland Holiday Market Pop-up @ Zoiglhaus | Locally Crafted Goods, Fancy Faces by Amy, Pictures w/ Santa, Live Music

On Saturday, December 15th the Zoigl-Lounge will transform into a holiday market featuring hand-crafted goods from local artists and makers. From 4pm – 9pm we invite you to grab a beer and browse vendors ranging from baked goods and textiles, jewelry and coffee and much more! How local?? Most of them come from right here […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($950+): Miracle of a Million Lights, Christmas Ships Parade, Timbers MLS Cup Final, World’s Largest Blanket Fort & More! | December 6-9, 2018

The Weekend is back, Portland! Manga Hokusai Manga is now on display at Portland Japanese Garden. The play that Stephen King calls Scary & Suspenseful, Vampire Tapestry opens Thursday. There’s plenty of options for holiday music & theater this weekend w/ Artists Repertory Theatre presents It’s a Wonderful Life, Oregon Symphony Presents Gospel Christmas, Holiday […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): Holiday Ale Festival, Christmas in the Garden, FINDpdx Sale, America’s Largest Christmas Bazaar, & More! | November 29-December 2, 2018

The Weekend is back, Portland! Kick off your holiday season w/ Jim Brickman A Joyful Christmas! Manga Hokusai Manga opens Saturday at Portland Japanese Garden. Tony Starlight Presents “It’s a Tony Starlight Christmas!” is back! Stock up on knives a KAI Warehouse sale. And with actors trading roles every night Artists Repertory Theatre’s “Everybody” has […]

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45 Reasons Why | Photography Exhibition

45 Reasons Why | Photography Exhibition @ 811 Stark | Artivist Project, Spotlight on Inspirations to Vote, Free

November 2 @ 811 Stark – When we spend too much time examining one issue at a time, we lose sight of the bigger picture and the magnitude of what we all collectively stand to lose if we stop protesting. If we stop running for office. If we stop voting. I hope this exhibit shines […]

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MANY Portland Halloween Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): Costume Parties, Events, Haunted Houses, Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes & More! | October 25-28, 2018

Hello, Portland! Halloween is next week, but most of Portland’s parties will be this weekend! Tickets are selling fast but there’s still some available for Phantom PDX, Bollywood Horror XVI, Midnight Serenaders Halloween Bash, Halloween Boo! Cruise, Rock the Boat Costume Cruise, Video Dance Attack Halloween Party & More! + Stock up on all your […]

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Electric Letterland

Win Tickets ($50): Electric Letterland: A Walking Tour of Portland’s Historic Neon Signs | Learn Significance of Vintage Designs, Hosted by Graphic Designer Kate Widdows

October 27 Through Downtown Portalnd – Take a twilight journey down Portland’s oldest streets to see the city’s most imaginative, historic neon gems. Steeped in architectural significance and a playful, pioneering spirit, these glowing beauties create a magical nightscape, connecting us to Portland’s sordid past, the richness of urban life, and a humble yet other-worldly, […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,150): The Beneath Haunted House, Clark County Scaregrounds, VegFest, Escape Room, Rose City Rollers & More! | October 18-21, 2018

Hello, Portland! We’re in for another sunny fall weekend! Have you tried Portland’s Newest Haunted Attraction – The Beneath? Celebrate the Grand Opening of Sock Dreams w/ Cat Rapper Moshow, See if you can survive all 3 haunted houses at Clark County Scaregrounds! And Halloween is coming up fast, but there’s still time to get […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050): Haunted Houses, Sherry Week, Great Columbia Crossing Fun Run, Oregon Music Hall of Fame Induction, Corn Mazes & More! | October 11-14, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Halloween Season is heating up! Dress up for this weekend’s The Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra Fundraiser or find out why 13th Door Haunted House has been named one of the best haunted attractions in the NW! Hear a concert in two languages with Dueling Tangos, or find amazing […]

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WeMake Presents DISRUPT @ The Portland Art Museum | Design Conference Celebrating the Process of Making, Benefiting Portland’s Underserved Youth

October 19 @ Portland Art Museum – Day 1, Gather in the Grand Ballroom at The Portland Art Museum for an evening of creative dialogue with a diverse program of makers upsetting the status quo. A Hosted Cocktail Reception with drinks and light hors d’oeuvres provided.

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Electric Letterland

Electric Letterland: A Walking Tour of Downtown Portland’s Historic Neon Signs | Learn Significance of Vintage Designs, Hosted by Graphic Designer Kate Widdows

October 27 in Downtown Portland – Take a twilight journey down Portland’s oldest streets to see the city’s most imaginative, historic neon gems. Steeped in architectural significance and a playful, pioneering spirit, these glowing beauties create a magical nightscape, connecting us to Portland’s sordid past, the richness of urban life, and a humble yet other-worldly, […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200): Fall Home & Garden Show, Come Inside, Haunted Houses, Corn Mazes, HP Lovecraft Film Festival & More! | October 4-7, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Find your scream at 13th Door Haunted House or at Malice Manor. The H.P. Lovecraft film festival returns to Hollywood Theatre. Bridgeport Brewing is hosting Hoptoberfest. And Kriekfest finally comes to Hood River!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,450): Spirit of Halloweentown, 13th Door Haunted House, Beaverton Restaurant Week, OMSI Harvest Fest, Oktoberfest & More! | September 27-30, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and warm temperatures are sticking around! McMenamins is hosting more Oktoberfests this weekend and Halloweentown opens Saturday! Run for Beer at Pelican Brewing Salmon Run 5k & 10k in Tillamook. Learn how to do spooky makeup at Halloween Themed Makeup Workshop. Enjoy the warm weather and learn of Portland’s […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Autumn Moon Festival, Pinball Festival, Lily Tomlin, Bartenders Ball & More! | September 20-23, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and fall events are showing up! McMenamins celebrates Oktoberfest at multiple locations and Conexus celebrates outside under the stars! Bella Organic’s Corn Maze wants to encourage the MLB to PDX. And Hip Chicks pairs the two best things: Wine & Bacon!

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Local 14 Art Show & Sale @ Leftbank Annex | Photography, Jewelry, Woodworking & More

LOCAL 14 is one of the premiere art shows in the Portland area. It draws artists from Oregon and the NW, juried for their high quality work and unique styles.  The show is comprised of member and guest artists- the art is fresh and balanced, with paintings, mixed media art, jewelry, basketry, printmaking, photography, ceramics, sculpture and […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,900+): Rose City Comic Con, NE Block Party, Theater, Musical, Trivia & More! | September 6-9, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and summer’s still kickin’! Get in some wine tasting w/ Hands on Harvest or toss some axes w/ Wicked Axe Throwing! Skeleton Crew is now open on Morrison Stage or get a RockPack & invite your friends to Barrel Room! Meet new neighbors at NE 30th & Killingsworth Block […]

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Portland Japanese Garden presents Gion Matsuri: The World’s Oldest Urban Festival | Enormous Lantern Display, Floats, Performance & More!

September 15-November 4 @ Portland Japanese Garden – Kyoto has celebrated its vibrant Gion Matsuri festival for more than a thousand years. For the first time ever, the sights and sounds of this colorful celebration – Japan’s largest festival – come to life in Portland at this one-of-a-kind exhibition.

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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,600+): Art in the Pearl, Electric Picnic, Northwest Craft Spirits Festival, Old Town Street Festival, Oregon Symphony @ Zoo & More! | August 30-September 3, 2018

Hello, Portland! Labor Day Weekend is here! Fill your 3-day weekend w/ Axe Throws, Garden Serenity, Ghosts, Dancing & More! See the annual migration of the swifts at Chapman School. And Halloween is just around the corner, start planning now!

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Iconoclast : Old Town PDX Street Festival

Iconoclast: Old Town PDX Street Festival | FREE, Portland Labor Day Weekend, Vendors, Artists, Music, Live Performances

August 31-September 1 @ Old Town – ‘ICONOCLAST’ is free and open to the public on NW 3rd Avenue between Burnside and Everett from 4pm to 10pm on Friday and 2pm to 10pm on Saturday. The street festival overlaps with Sneaker Week (August 26 – September 1) with the two groups collaborating on a Sneaker […]

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