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Photos with Santa - Make A Wish Fundraiser

Photos with Santa @ Paddy’s Bar & Grill | Make A Wish Fundraiser, Food & Drink Discounts, 2018 Portland Holiday / Christmas Fun

Paddy’s is excited to host the 8th Annual “Photos with Santa” in partnership with the Make-A-Wish Foundation! Stop by Saturday, December 1st from 10am – 3pm, and Sunday, December 2nd from 10am – 5pm for photos with one and only, Santa!

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Michael Allen Harrison’s 2018 Christmas At The Old Church | Heart-warming Holiday Tradition, Downtown Portland Concert Series

December 12-26 @ 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 28th Anniversary […]

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manga hokusai manga

Manga Hokusai Manga: Approaching the Master’s Compendium from the Perspective of Contemporary Comics | On Display at Portland Japanese Garden

December 1-January 13 @ Portland Japanese Garden – In December, Portland Japanese Garden becomes the only venue in the United States to feature woodblock prints by the world-famous Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai, (1760-1849), juxtaposed with work by top modern manga artists. Presented in Portland by the Japan Foundation and the Consular Office of Japan in […]

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2018 FINDpdx Holiday Edition @ District East | Brand New Items Sold at HUGE Discounts, 50% Off, Benefit for Bradley Angle, Christmas Gift Ideas

December 1-2 @ District East – FINDpdx is a pop-up sale offering thousands of new items at 50% off the lowest retail prices found online. Everything has been donated to Bradley Angle which allows us to pass on great deals to you! All proceeds benefit survivors of domestic violence.

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portland-events

MANY Portland Thanksgiving Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Tree Lighting, Black Friday, Cinnamon Bear, Wine Tasting, Holiday / Christmas Gift Ideas & More! | November 21-25, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving, Portland! The holiday weekend is here! Portland’s Holiday Tree lights up Friday. Now you can see wine country without the drive! Grab some holiday gifts at Small Business Saturday, sail to Maybeland w/ Cinnamon Bear or smash some cupcakes at La Fete du Macaron.

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tesla city stories

Win Tickets ($20): The Tesla City Stories – Live Vintage Radio Theater Onstage Holiday Spectacular! @ Portland’s The Old Church | Comedy, Music, Prizes, Audience Participation

November 30 @ The Old Church – Join us for the the best original vintage radio theater onstage in America! Straight outta 1944! Beautiful venue at The Old Church Concert Hall! We truly believe — and our fans agree — that this is Portland’s most unique and most fun night out! Laughter! Thrills! Music! Fun! […]

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Elf Movie

Division Clinton Business Association Presents FREE Thanksgiving Weekend Screenings of ELF @ Clinton Street Theater | Benefit for The Children’s Book Bank

November 24 @ Clinton Street Theater – In an effort to do some good in our neighborhood during the dark days of winter, the Division Clinton Business Association has started a campaign to light up the exteriors of our places of business and to fund various local nonprofits.

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PROPER Kenton Thanksgiving Feast-ival

Portland 2018 PROPER Kenton Thanksgiving Feast-ival @ Celebration Tabernacle | FREE Inclusive Community Experience, Live Music, Entertainment, Kids Activities

November 22 @ Celebration Tabernacle – Join your North Portland neighbors on Thursday for PROPER, an annual Thanksgiving feast that feeds close to local 1,500 children and adults. Everyone is welcome to gather from Noon – 4 p.m. at Celebration Tabernacle on North Denver.

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Portland Christmas Holiday Tree

Portland Christmas / Holiday Tree Pictures, Video & 2018 Info: Lighting, Sing-A-Long, Hot Chocolate | Pioneer Square, Thanksgiving Weekend

November 23 @ Pioneer Courthouse Square – Portland’s 2018 Christmas / Holiday tree lighting is Friday at 5:30PM. This tree lighting event will feature a holiday sing-a-long featuring Thomas Lauderdale with members of Pink Martini. If you are going to the lighting event, it a good idea to go a bit early as it is […]

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La Fête du Macaron at Pix Pâtisserie

La Fête du Macaron @ Pix Patisserie | Cupcake Stomp, Macaron Flavor Contest, 30 Flavors & More over Portland 2018 Thanksgiving Weekend

November 24 @ Pix Patisserie – Pix Pâtisserie celebrates the French Macaron once again at its annual La Fête du Macaron. Thirty colorful flavors will fill the pastry case while tantalizing the eyes and the taste buds. Go one step further and get a Macaronut, a deep fried macaron.

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Cinnamon Bear Portland Spirit

Portland Spirit Cinnamon Bear Holiday Cruises Embark This Weekend! | Storytelling, Magic, Characters, Christmas Tradition

Multiple Dates Available November 24-December 27 on 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.

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America’s Largest Christmas Bazaar

2018 America’s Largest Christmas Bazaar @ Portland Expo | Black Friday, Juried Sections, Crafts, Holiday Gift Ideas

November 23-25 & November 30-December 2 @ Portland Expo Center – For the past 38 years, the Christmas Bazaar has been a day-after-Thanksgiving tradition for thousands of families! And for good reason, you can find hundreds of handcrafted gifts made by local and regional artisans and craftspeople. The handcrafted sections of the show are juried, […]

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THE DANDY WARHOLS, UNI, All Ages

Win Tickets ($40): The Dandy Warhols Big Gay Birthday Christmas Holiday Show To Celebrate The Sweet Baby Jesus In The Sky @ Crystal Ballroom | Benefit for LGBTQ Youth

December 1 @ Crystal Ballroom – Each year, The Dandy Warhols put together a vaguely themed holiday show. $1 from each ticket is donated to a deserving organization. Past years have benefited disaster relief, environmental causes, children’s programs, music programs etc. This year it felt appropriate and necessary to bring awareness and support to the […]

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Oregon Garden Presents 2018 Christmas in the Garden | One Million Christmas Lights, Santa, Ice Skating, Biergarten, Live Music, Fire Pits, Traditional German Christmas Market & More!

November 23-December 31 @ Oregon Garden – Christmas in the Garden is based on a Traditional German Christmas Market, featuring one million lights, a Christmas shopping market, pictures with Santa, a 21 and older Biergarten, Ice skating rink, snowless tubing hill and more!

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Small Business Weekend- Portland Saturday Market

2018 Small Business Weekend @ Portland Saturday Market | Thanksgiving Weekend, Holiday / Christmas Gifts, Raffle Giveaways, Specials

“Jump into Small Business Saturday” or as we like to call it here at the market, SMALL BUSINESS WEEKEND! Please join us on the weekend of Nov 24 & 25. The weekend will feature: raffle giveaways and specials for participating members.

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oregon repertory

Win Tickets ($60): Oregon Repertory Singers: Glory of Christmas @ First United Methodist Church | 2018 Portland Holiday Show, Treasured Seasonal Favorites

December 2, 7, 9 @ First United Methodist Church – This years annual holiday concert brings our loyal and overflowing audiences many treasured seasonal favorites, including Biebls Ave Maria and Eenvalds Stars, alongside Lauridsens O Magnum Mysterium, Pärts Bogoroditse Devo and Magnificat, and Naomi LaViolettes Angel in the Snow. The ORS Youth Choir begins the […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Friendsgiving, Rose City Rollers, ChefsFeed Indie Week, Olio Nuovo Festival, Worldy Travel Festival, Bridal Show & More! | November 15-18, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and the holidays are nearly here! Learn some fast travel tips at the FREE Wordly Travel Festival. Rose City Rollers are hosting 3 nights of derby action! Get some holiday gifts at Olio Nuovo Festival. Be sure to see the Pulitzer Prize-winning Topdog/Underdog @ Chapel Theatre. And see our […]

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Thanksgiving

2018 Portland Thanksgiving Weekend Events: Black Friday, Holiday Tree Lighting & More! + Ticket Giveaways!

In 2018, Thanksgiving takes place on November 23rd and there will be celebrations all weekend including the Holiday / Christmas Tree lighting, Black Friday sales (Buy Local!), and more!

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   Jim Brickman A Joyful Christmas

The Holiday Tradition of the Season Jim Brickman A Joyful Christmas @ Newmark Theatre | One Show Only, 2018 Portland Holiday Concert

December 2 @ Newmark Theater Bring your family, friends or that special someone and make Jim Brickman your new holiday tradition. Celebrate the faith, love and togetherness that we value most this time of year and share in the celebration of A Joyful Christmas.

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La Fête du Macaron at Pix Pâtisserie

La Fête du Macaron @ Pix Patisserie | Cupcake Stomp, Macaron Flavor Contest, 30 Flavors & More over Portland 2018 Thanksgiving Weekend

November 24 @ Pix Patisserie – Pix Pâtisserie celebrates the French Macaron once again at its annual La Fête du Macaron. Thirty colorful flavors will fill the pastry case while tantalizing the eyes and the taste buds. Go one step further and get a Macaronut, a deep fried macaron.

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Bridal & Wedding Expo

2018 Portland Bridal & Wedding Expo @ Portland Expo Center | Fashion, Music, Sample Vendors & More!

November 18 @ Portland Expo Center – Saying yes was just the beginning. Congratulations on your engagement! Now the whirlwind of wedding planning begins. It’s okay to feel a little overwhelmed. All brides-to-be dream about “The Big Day,” but many don’t know where, when and how to start. That’s where the Bridal & Wedding Expo […]

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Cinnamon Bear

Portland Spirit Cinnamon Bear Holiday Cruises Embark Soon! | Storytelling, Magic, Characters, Christmas Tradition

Multiple Dates Available November 24-December 27 on 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.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($950+): Portland Book Festival, Fall RV Show, Portland Youth Philharmonic, Tchaikovsky v. Drake, Escape Rooms, Theater & More! | November 8-11, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and the holidays are coming up fast! Laugh w/ the Jerry Seinfeld of French Comedy Gad Elmaleh. Dream big at Fall RV Show. Time’s literally running out to try Escapism’s Cold War Themed Escape Room: Dr. Zylchov’s Laboratory. And get a head start on your holiday gift shopping at […]

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Little boxes

Shop 2018 Portland Black Friday, Small Business Saturday w/ Little Boxes | Get Rewarded For Shopping Locally Over Thanksgiving Weekend, Holiday Gifts, 200+ Participating Shops

November 23-25 – Using the Little Boxes app, shoppers can find 200 participating locally owned brick-and-mortar retailers and food-and-beverage establishments in all of Portland’s unique neighborhoods. Little Boxes shoppers get a special offer or discount at every participating shop, and every visit earns shoppers an entry into the Little Boxes raffle.

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