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MultiPOP Holiday Gift Market

2019 Portland MultiPOP Holiday Market @ Artifact: Creative Recycle | Live Music, Curated Goods, Body Care, Candles, Clothing, Food, Vegan Treats & More!

December 14 @ Artifact: Creative Recycle – Get a jump start on your holiday shopping by supporting over a dozen BIPoC makers & vendors showcasing: body care products, candles, artisanal food, textiles, vegan bakery treats, vintage clothing, handmade jewelry + more!

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Portland In the News: No More Change of Address Stickers; Portland Loves the Cinnamon Bear; 170 Years of Oregon History in Video & Images & More! | December 5, 2019

Hallelujah, Oregon will no longer require address change stickers on drivers licenses, a change that will save the state an estimated $550,000 a year. The Oregon Historical Society has a massive vault filled with 170 years of Oregon history, including original footage of Bobbie the Wonderdog and tons of tapes on the rise and fall […]

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sinful past tour

2020 New Year’s Day Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | Downtown Portland, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

January 1 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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Portland Scanfair Market, Holiday Marketplaces, Charlie Brown Christmas, The Dandy Warhols & More! | December 5-8, 2019

The Weekend is here, Portland! Grab some huge savings on fine knives & tools at KAI USA Warehouse Sale. America’s Largest Christmas Bazaar continues this weekend. Try some wine at Hip Chicks Do Wine’s Holiday Market and try some locally made food & drink at Eat Oregon Now Marketplace. And Patrick Lamb brings Charlie Brown […]

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The Polish Ambassador "2020 : A Space Oddity"

Win Tickets ($90): 2020: A Space Oddity Portland New Year’s Eve Celebration w/ The Polish Ambassador @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Random Rab, Wildlight, Weird is the New Normal, An Interdimensional Soirée

December 31 @ Crystal Ballroom – The Polish Ambassador (real name David Sugalski) is raising the bar for what it means to be a professionally touring musician. Sure, the electronic musician lays claim to producing the sweetest beats this side of the Milky Way Galaxy, but the world’s funkiest diplomat is also using his popularity […]

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Oregon Symphony Presents 2019 Gospel Christmas @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Featuring the Area’s Premier Gospel Singers

December 13-51 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – What could make the most wonderful time of the year even better? Celebrate the joy of the season at our 21st Gospel Christmas! Clap your hands and stomp your feet along with the region’s premier gospel singers and the Oregon Symphony at this beloved annual concert.

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Alien Zoo

Pass The Alien Intelligence Tests to Escape the Alien Zoo! | Your Habitat Awaits at Escapism Portland! Holiday/Christmas Gift Idea

You will spend the rest of your days here being ogled and teased by alien families as you attempt their insulting “intelligence tests.” The aliens think humans are among the most primitive lifeforms in the zoo. Can you prove them wrong? Other humans have been here for some time. Perhaps if you work together, you […]

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A John Waters Christmas

Win Tickets ($74): A John Waters Christmas @ Aladdin Theater | Filthier & Merrier “It’ll Stuff Your Turkey,” 2019 Portland Holiday Special

December 6 @ Aladdin Theater – Like a damaged St. Nick for the Christmas corrupted, John Waters – legendary filmmaker, spreading Yuletide profanity and perverted piety with his critically acclaimed one-man show, “A John Waters Christmas – Filthier & Merrier.”

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