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sinful past tour

2017 Christmas / Holiday Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | Downtown Portland, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

December 25 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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Portland Saturday Market Festival of the last minute

Find Holiday & Christmas Gifts at Portland Saturday Market’s 2017 Festival Of The Last Minute | Open Through Christmas Eve, 40+ Types of Arts & Crafts, Santa

December 16-24 @ Waterfront Park – No time to check everyone off your “nice” list? No problem! ‘Tis the season for the Festival of the Last Minute! With any welcome holiday tradition, Portland Saturday Market returns with its one-stop event for all those who’ve delayed starting their shopping — and those who simply don’t want […]

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Pink Martini NYE

Portland 2017 / 2018 Pink Martini New Year’s Extravaganza @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Featuring Oregon Symphony, China Forbes & Storm Large, Members from Multiple Choirs & More!

December 30-31 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Could there be a better way to ring in the New Year than with Pink Martini and the Oregon Symphony? Especially when Pink Martini has a brand new CD – Je Dis Oui! – in its arsenal. And, in keeping with our Ode to Joy tradition, the […]

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Cinnamon Bear

Portland Spirit Magically Transforms into Maybeland for Cinnamon Bear Holiday Cruises! | Storytelling, Magic, Treats

November 25 -December 27 @ 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. We’ll have story time with Queen Melissa, […]

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Portland Saturday Market

Portland Saturday Market Pop Up Shop in Downtown Portland | Featuring 60 Artists, Find Last Minute Gifts, Holiday Market Every Day Through Christmas Eve

Daily Through December 24 – The Portland Saturday Market’s holiday pop up shop, Portland Saturday Market Indoors, brings the shopping experience of our city’s nationally recognized open-air weekend market to a brick-and-mortar store, open seven days a week for the holiday season. The shop will offer a wide selection of fine arts and crafts produced […]

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portland-events

70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($2,300+): Miracle of a Million Lights, Shopping, Markets, Bazaars, Christmas Ships, Cocktail Wonderland & More! | December 7-10, 2017

Hello, Portland, the weekend is back and Christmas Ships have returned to the city’s rivers. Shop the city’s premier makers at Portland Bazaar. Treat yourself w/ Cocktail Wonderland and Bubbly Spectacular. The Miracle of a Million Lights runs December 9-23. And New Year’s Eve is coming – get your tickets soon!

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SantaCon 2017

Stumptown SantaCon 2017 is Coming to Town | “Island of Misfit Toys,” Holiday Moving Costume Dance Party Through Downtown Portland, DJs & More!

December 16 in Downtown Portland – Come one come all and join our moving costume dance party, now in it’s 5th year! Our theme this year is “Island of Misfit Toys” so dress up in your favorite Holiday costume and help us light up the Holidays! We start at Splash Bar and converging of the […]

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Cantico Singers

CANTICO SINGERS – Celebrating 10 Years of Holiday Music @ Portland’s First Baptist Church | w/ Special Guests Bridgetown Sound, Christmas Favorites, Jazz, Broadway, Acoustic Folk Rock & More!

December 15 @ First Baptist Church – Cántico Singers brings their beautiful choral sounds back for another wonderful Christmas season. Now in its tenth year, Cántico Singers combines an array of select local talent with an eclectic mix of programming. While rooted in the classical tradition, this 20-voice vocal ensemble performs a wide-ranging repertoire including […]

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O'Connor Band Christmas

Win Tickets ($36): All Classical Portland presents Mark O’Connor’s 2017 An Appalachian Christmas @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Grammy Award Winning Violinist, Portland Holiday Music

December 22 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – For a fifth and final year, All Classical Portland presents multi Grammy and CMA Award-winning violinist Mark O’Connor with the Grammy Award-winning O’Connor Band in An Appalachian Christmas at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Friday, December 22nd at 7:30pm.

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Comfort & Joy

Oregon Symphony Presents 2017 Comfort and Joy: A Classical Christmas @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Holiday Classics, Seasonal Favorites, Merry Sing-Alongs & More!

December 17 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Light holiday classics, seasonal favorites, and a very merry sing-along make for a jubilant evening shared with friends. Music by Bach, Tchaikovksy, Vaughan Williams, and more.

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Fruition

Win Tickets ($70): 2017 / 2018 New Year’s Eve w/ Fruition & The Lil’ Smokies @ Crystal Ballroom | Champagne Toast, Soul, Blues, British Invasion, Bluegrass, Stringband

December 31 @ Crystal Ballroom – The first time they ever made music together, Fruition’s three lead singer-songwriters discovered that their voices naturally blended into beautiful three-part harmonies. In the eight years since that impromptu busking session, the Portland, Oregon-based quintet has grown from a rootsy, string-centric outfit to a full-fledged rock band with an […]

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Holiday Concert Series w/ Concert Rock Violinist Aaron Meyer

Portland’s 2017 Holiday Concert Series w/ Concert Rock Violinist Aaron Meyer | Rock Orchestra, w The Brown Sisters, Julian Meyer, & More!

December 14-16 @ First Congregational Church – The Aaron Meyer Holiday Concert Series has been a Northwest Holiday Tradition for 17 years. Portland’s own rock violinist’s Aaron Meyer embraces his eclectic influence of classical and world musics to bring together the sounds of the season as you’ve never heard them performed. As the energy of […]

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Cinnamon Bear Portland Spirit

Portland Spirit Magically Transforms into Maybeland for Cinnamon Bear Holiday Cruises! | Storytelling, Magic, Treats

November 25 -December 27 @ 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. We’ll have story time with Queen Melissa, […]

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portland-events

70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Christmas in the Garden, Holiday Gift Markets, Wassail Holiday Party, Gift Ideas & More! | November 30- December 3, 2017

Hello, Portland, the weekend is back and the holidays are in full swing! Get your holiday gifts at lots of local holiday markets. The Santas are gathering in North Portland on Saturday or grab a photo with Santa at Paddy’s. Portland Cider celebrates the season w/ Wassail Holiday Party.

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December 8-10 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall - This 19-year tradition keeps getting bigger and better. The region’s premier gospel singers and the Oregon Symphony orchestra will have you on your feet, clapping and shouting, celebrating the true spirit of the season. Don’t miss out on this exhilarating experience!

Portland 2017 Gospel Christmas @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Featuring The Region’s Premier Gospel Singers and The Oregon Symphony Orchestra

December 8-10 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – This 19-year tradition keeps getting bigger and better. The region’s premier gospel singers and the Oregon Symphony orchestra will have you on your feet, clapping and shouting, celebrating the true spirit of the season. Don’t miss out on this exhilarating experience!

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The Dandy Warhols

Win Tickets ($50): The Dandy Warhols: Cowboy Christmas @ Crystal Ballroom | 2017 Holiday Show Featuring Federale, After Party w/ DJ Rescue

December 9 @ Crystal Ballroom – Join us for what has become a seasonal tradition at the Crystal Ballroom, as The Dandy Warhols present their annual all-ages holiday show! This year’s theme is “Cowboy Christmas,” and you’re invited to dress the part and join the revelry.

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Michael Allen Harrison’s 2017 Christmas At The Old Church | Heart-warming Holiday Tradition, Downtown Portland Concert Series

December 13-26 @ The Old Church – A special heart-warming holiday concert series featuring Michael and his musical family, including the fabulous vocals of Julianne Johnson and many spectacular special guests. Relish the warmth and magic of the holiday season at The Old Church. Highlighting the best of talent in the Northwest, the 25th Anniversary […]

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Oregon’s Most Admired Companies Celebration

Win Tickets ($290): Oregon’s Most Admired Companies Celebration @ Downtown Hilton Hotel | Find out Who’s Making an Impact!

December 14 @ Downtown Hilton – People work tirelessly to build their companies, it’s brand, image and reputation. The hope is that millions of people interact with your brand daily but how do you know if your work is making an impact? There’s one way to find out – Oregon’s Most Admired.

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Cinnamon Bear Portland Spirit

Sail Away to Maybeland w/ Portland Spirit Cinnamon Bear Holiday Cruises! | Storytelling, Magic, Treats

November 25 -December 27 @ 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. We’ll have story time with Queen Melissa, […]

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