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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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DISRUPT

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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2018 Art In The Pearl | One of the Top 10 Arts & Crafts Festivals in the Country, 2018 Portland Labor Day Weekend

September 1-3 @ Northwest Park Blocks – Art In The Pearl has been named one of the top 10 Arts and Crafts Festivals in the country (source: Art Fair Source Book). Our festival fills the Northwest Portland Park blocks with art, theater, music, and hands-on activities for people of all ages.

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Hawthorne Street Fair

2018 Hawthorne Street Fair in SE Portland | Beer Garden, 200+ Vendors, Human Foosball, Live Music & More!

August 26 – Whether you bike it, walk it or drive to it, join Hawthorne Merchants, local non-profits and local vendors for live music, excellent children’s activities, lots of fun and great food. End your summer with friends while gathering new information and/or must have items for school, home or work.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Drive-in Movie Spectacular, Mountain Wine Festival, Crystal 80s Block Party, Street Fairs & More! | August 16-19, 2018

Hello, Portland! We’re in for another warm, sunny weekend ahead. Shop locally made items at the Mom Made Market. It’s Seattle vs Portland this week for the Rose City Rollers. CSS Skateshop is hosting a FREE Pro Skate Invitational and the wine will be pouring at Mt. Hood Meadows! Portland Saturday Market is hosting a […]

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2018 Central Eastside Street Fair

2018 Central Eastside Street Fair | FREE, 20+ Vendors, Interactive Art, DJs, Food & Drink

August 18 in SE Portland – Join us for day of music, art, food & drink and shop the many businesses, artists and makers of the Central Eastside! Plus dozens of items from your favorite stores raffled off, with proceeds going to Central City Concern. Free and open to all ages!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250+): Beloved Festival, Vancouver Brewfest, Polo Noir & More! | August 9-12, 2018

Hello, Portland! Temperatures should be cooler this weekend, which is perfect weather for the Clark County Fair. Drink for a good cause at Posters & Pints for Pups. Colwood is hosting a FootGolf Classic. Enjoy seasonal bounty at Hood River Organic Harvest Dinner. And Beaverton Night Market returns Saturday.

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Cracked Pots Art Show

2018 Cracked Pots Art Show @ McMenamins Edgefield | FREE, Reuse Art Show, + Edgefield Gardens Plant Sale

August 14-15 @ McMenamins Edgefield – Don’t miss the Crackedpots 19th Annual Reuse Art Show, August 14th & 15th at McMenamin’s Edgefield! Cascadia’s longest running creative reuse art event, this year’s show has diverted 20 tons of material from the landfill in the form of art!

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Beloved 2018

Win Tickets ($486): Cultivate Your Soul @ Beloved Festival | Gathering Builds Community with Powerful Sounds, Movement, and Conversations

August 10-13 @ Tidewater Falls – Forests think in decades, not hours. Beloved Festival, the annual gathering uniting eclectic music and ecstatic experience, thinks similarly, building community and building soil in the middle of the boreal rainforests of Oregon. Every year, the festival seeks out artists and movement teachers from around the world whose work […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Clark County Fair, Tualatin Crawfish Festival, Fremont Fest, Soulful Giving Blanket Concert & More! | August 2-5, 2018

Hello, Portland! It’s a perfect weekend for Soulful Giving Blanket Concert! Spice things up at Tualatin Crawfish Festival or cool off at H2Ok – Oregon’s Largest Water Balloon Fight. And Clark County Fair starts Friday!

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Fremont Fest

2018 NE Portland Fremont Fest | 300+ Vendors, FREE, Music, Food, Parade, Beer, Kid’s Zone, Pub Crawl & More!

August 4 @ NE Fremont – NE Fremont St Between NE 42nd and NE 50th , Portland, OR 97212 Come check out over 300 vendor booths, 2 stages, live bands, pub crawl and a new kid zone full of family-friendly activities. Plus meet the Grant High School State Champion Basketball Team as they host the […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Oregon Brewers Festival, Street of Dreams, Pickles Final Weekend & More! | July 26-29, 2018

Hello, Portland! Summer’s really heating up! Grab a cool one at this weekend’s Oregon Brewers Festival. Funhouse Lounge builds mystery this weekend w/ Clue: An Unscripted Mystery! ANDAZ celebrates 16 years! Head to the Gorge for Art & Wine Fusion! Start your weekend early w/ Portland Spirit’s Tribute Thursday Cruise!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Rose Cup Races, Antique & Collectible Show, World Cup Final, Robot Film Festival, Picklefest & More! | July 12-15, 2018

Hello, Portland! Kick off your weekend at Brewvie nights at Grand Central Restaurant. Rose Cup Races will be roaring all weekend at Portland International Raceway. One shot local film Marty in Transit premieres. And Control Yourself Comedy returns for one night only Sunday at Clinton Street Theater!

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