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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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Pix Patisserie Movie Nights

Free Outdoor Summer Movies in Pix Patisserie’s Courtyard presents Big Trouble in Little China | Beer & Cider Garden, Dusk, Free Popcorn

August 15 @ Pix Patisserie – What better way to spend a hot summer Wednesday night than watching Big Trouble in Little China on the big outdoor screen with a cool, craft beer? Each Wednesday at dusk (approximately 8-8:30PM depending on the week) Pix will be showing a classic movie in our outdoor courtyard.

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2018 PDX Drive-In Movie Spectacular @ Portland Expo Center | Food, Beer Garden, Live Music & More!

August 15-19 @ Portland Expo Center – Here comes the 4th Annual PDX Drive In Movie Spectacular! For the past three years drive-in movie fans have loved the Expo Center’s Drive-In Movie Spectacular – and we are back with another round this August! If you grew up going to drive-in movies, you know what 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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2018 NW Natural Street of Dreams

Two More Weeks Left to Tour Portland NW Natural Street of Dreams | Featuring the Latest in Building Tech & Design, Vendage at The Reserve in South Hillsboro

July 28-August 26 @ The Vendage – The 2018 NW Natural Street of Dreams – Saturday, July 28 – Sunday August 26 – will feature six homes in the largest master planned community in Oregon – The Vendage at The Reserve Golf Club in South Hillsboro. Overlooking holes 10, 11, and 12, these innovative show […]

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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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McMenamins Crystal ‘80s Block Party | Beer Garden, Costumes, Boozy Sno-cones, Wine Tastings, Giveaways

August 18 @ Crystal Hotel – Alright party people! Time to grab your friends and flash back to the era of crimped hair, members only jackets, parachute pants and all the neon gear you could ask for at the Crystal ‘80s Block Party. Take a walk down SW Stark Street and enjoy live music all […]

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2018 PDX Drive-In Movie Spectacular @ Portland Expo Center | Food, Beer Garden, Live Music & More!

August 15-19 @ Portland Expo Center – Here comes the 4th Annual PDX Drive In Movie Spectacular! For the past three years drive-in movie fans have loved the Expo Center’s Drive-In Movie Spectacular – and we are back with another round this August! If you grew up going to drive-in movies, you know what a […]

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Portland NW Natural Street of Dreams | Featuring the Latest in Building Tech & Design, Vendage at The Reserve in South Hillsboro

July 28-August 26 @ The Vendage – The 2018 NW Natural Street of Dreams – Saturday, July 28 – Sunday August 26 – will feature six homes in the largest master planned community in Oregon – The Vendage at The Reserve Golf Club in South Hillsboro. Overlooking holes 10, 11, and 12, these innovative show […]

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Clark County Fair

Cool Off This Week w/ Clark County Fair! | Granger Smith, Bull Riding, Demolition Derby, Monster Trucks, Carnival & More!

Through August 12 @ Clark County Event Center – It’s time for a marvelous lineup of thrilling features including DockDogs®, Cowboy Boot Camp and the return of Brad’s World Reptiles. Brad’s World showcases rare and mysterious reptiles, amphibians, and other exotic animals that will raise the hair on your arms and provide endless curiosity. Plus, […]

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Pix Patisserie Movie Nights

Free Outdoor Summer Movies in Pix Patisserie’s Courtyard presents Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds | Beer & Cider Garden, Dusk, Free Popcorn

August 8 @ Pix Patisserie – What better way to spend a hot summer Wednesday night than watching Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds on the big outdoor screen with a cool, craft beer? Each Wednesday at dusk (approximately 8-8:30PM depending on the week) Pix will be showing a classic movie in our outdoor courtyard.

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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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Back to the Future, the Musical Parody

Win Tickets ($40): Funhouse Lounge Presents Back to the Future, the Musical Parody! | Featuring 14 Original Songs

August 30-September 29 @ Funhouse Lounge – Return with us to Hill Valley to find out how things really unfolded on that fateful week back in 1955 when Marty McFly accidentally prevented his parents’ first meeting, thus threatening his own existence! With 14 original songs, this show presents a treasured classic in a way you’ve […]

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Solve the Wizard’s Secrets of Alchemy to Escape The Wizard’s Lair in Less than an Hour w/ Escapism Portland!

A master wizard has spent the last several months cloistered in his hidden lair before finally vanishing completely. The old mage’s apprentice, suspicious and unwilling to trust anyone in the magical community, has contacted you in hopes you can help. Enter the dark chambers and work quickly to unravel the wizard’s secrets of alchemy. Will […]

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10 Laws AWOL

A-WOL Dance Collective Presents Art in the Dark: “10 Laws” @ Mary S Young Park | Outdoor Aerial Dance in the Trees

August 3-5, 9-12 Mary S. Young Park – Portland based A-WOL Dance Collective : Aerial without Limits, is excited to announce the 14th annual ART in the DARK, ’10 Laws’ showcasing local aerial artists under the stars, suspended from old growth trees featuring live accompaniment by musician East Forest.

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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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The Hawthorne Ghost Tour

Hawthorne Ghost Tour | Walk Through the Heart of East Portland’s Old Red Light District

Fridays & Saturdays – The Hawthorne Ghost Tour is a fun, exciting, and interesting adventure through the heart of East Portland’s old red light district. This is a walking tour that takes one and a half hours, during which we will walk approximately a mile and a half. We have frequent stops to tell spooky […]

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2018 NW Natural Street of Dreams

Win Tickets ($40): Portland NW Natural Street of Dreams | Featuring the Latest in Building Tech & Design, Vendage at The Reserve in South Hillsboro

July 28-August 26 @ The Vendage – The 2018 NW Natural Street of Dreams – Saturday, July 28 – Sunday August 26 – will feature six homes in the largest master planned community in Oregon – The Vendage at The Reserve Golf Club in South Hillsboro. Overlooking holes 10, 11, and 12, these innovative show […]

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Clark County Fair

2018 Clark County Fair Starts This Weekend | Gary Allan, Pat Benatar, Neil Giraldo, Grand Funk Railroad, Granger Smith, Parade, Carnival & More!

August 3-12 @ Clark County Event Center – Get ready to celebrate the 150th Clark County Fair! The Fair is set for Aug. 3 through 12th. It’s time for a marvelous lineup of thrilling features including DockDogs®, Cowboy Boot Camp and the return of Brad’s World Reptiles.

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