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Marylhurst University’s Summer on the Green William Jenks

2017 Free Outdoor Summer Concerts w/ Summer on the Green @ Marylhurst University | All Ages, Food Carts, Plenty of Parking, Classic Guitar, 3 Leg Torso, Son de Cuba & More!

Marylhurst University presents its annual summer concert series that is free and open the public. Enjoy music and amazing performances in the beautiful Lajos Balogh Performance Shell. Once again we feature a diverse collection of bands and artists, including 3 Leg Torso, Sister Mercy, Son de Cuba and Curtis Salgado.

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Highland Games

2017 Portland Highland Games @ Mt. Hood Community College | Scottish Pipers, Sheepdog Demos, Dancers, Athletes, Whisky Tasting, Kilted Mile & More!

July 15 @ Mt. Hood Community College – Scottish Pipers, drummers, dancers and premier athletes will once again take the field at Mt. Hood Community College in Gresham for the 2017 Portland Highland Games. The day-long festivities include competitions, performances and demonstrations featuring Scottish culture and music. Tons of family-friendly and children’s activities – like […]

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Escapism Portland

See If You Can Make It Out In 1 Hour w/ Escapism Portland! | Unravel the Mysteries to Escape The Ritual Room!

You and a small group of like minded citizens have been chosen as possible candidates to join our Secret Society. However, you must prove you are worthy before being admitted to the inner sanctum. Solve our secrets, and your world will open to luxuries of power and influence beyond your imagination.

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Portland Summer Antique & Collectible Show @ Portland Expo | 1,300+ Booths, Largest Vintage Show in the US

July 15 & 16 @ Portland Expo Center – Exhibitors come from all over the country bringing their most interesting and popular vintage items.Held at the Portland Expo Center, there are more than 1,300 booths available to view – both inside and outside – this is the big one – don’t miss it!

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The Bite & Brew of Salem

Bite & Brew of Salem @ Riverfront Park! | Craft Brews, Live Music, Food Vendors, Carnival & Kid Zone

July 20-23 @ Riverfront Park – The Bite & Brew of Salem will feature live entertainment throughout, including three headlining tribute bands and then followed by talented, northwest blues artists on Sunday. The headlining tribute bands playing at The Bite & Brew will be Stone in Love (Journey) on Thursday, Mustache Harbor (soft rock explosion) […]

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Portland 2017 NW’S LARGEST Garage Sale & Vintage Sale @ Clark County Event Center

Win Tickets ($40): Portland 2017 NW’S LARGEST Garage Sale & Vintage Sale @ Clark County Event Center | 500+ Booths, Outdoors + Indoor, Vintage to New, Furniture, Household, Collectibles & More!

July 15 @ Clark County Event Center – Furniture, Jewelry, Tools, Toys, Electronics, Clothing, Household items, Baby & kids items, Books, Fishing, Hunting, Sporting Goods, Collectibles, & Much More

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July 17: Science on Tap — Microbes and the Human Gut  - Repeat! @ Alberta Rose Theatre

Science on Tap — Microbes and the Human Gut — Repeat! @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Learn What the Microbiome is And How It Can Get Out of Balance

July 17 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – The human body has trillions of cells, but only about 1/10th of those cells are actually human. The rest are microbes that live in and on our bodies, and collectively they’re called the “human microbiome,” and we couldn’t survive without them.

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Chery Celebration

2017 Hood River County Fruit Loop Cherry Celebration | 35 Miles of Fresh Picked Cherries, Wines, Lavender, Treats, Picnic & More!

July 15-16 @ Packer Orchards – Cherry celebration is an adventure for the family, with activities for everyone. Farms offer many varieties of fresh-picked and u-pick cherries, wines, lavender, jams and other cherry treats. Many farms feature picnic areas.

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2017 Sunset on the Springwater Half Marathon, 10K | Sellwood Riverfront Park, Evening Fun Run, Live Music, Beer Garden

August 5 @ Sellwood Riverfront Park – Last year, we sold out of this event, so don’t miss out on your opportunity to participate in this intimate summer evening run in 2017! The race starts and finishes at beautiful Sellwood Riverfront Park. Before the run, play a round of kickball, throw around the frisbee, jump […]

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Cathedral park jazz festival

2017 FREE Cathedral Park Jazz Festival is This Weekend in North Portland! | Free, The Longest Running Jazz & Blues Festival West of the Mississippi

This weekend’s Cathedral Park Jazz festival is “longest-running free jazz festival west of the Mississippi.” Also, is there a cooler setting in Portland to see a jazz festival than in Cathedral Park under the St. Johns Bridge? No way and that is why it has lasted 30+ years !

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Free Portland Downtown Concerts: 2017 Noon Tunes in Pioneer Square

The 2017 “Noon Tunes” Concert series kicks off Tuesday, July 11th in Pioneer Square. Noon Tunes is Downtown Portland’s longest running FREE concert series, and runs every Tuesday in July and August from noon – 1PM. In addition to the concerts, there are food vendors, giveaways, and more.

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Watch 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup Games in SE Portland on Hawthorne w/ Bazi Bierbrasserie’s Outdoor Viewing Parties | Beer Release, All Ages, Food & Drinks

Bazi Bierbrasserie, in partnership with the American Outlaws Portland Chapter (AOPDX), Widmer Brothers and Maletis Beverage kick off the Gold Cup tournament including five (5) outdoor viewing parties to celebrate Soccer City USA.

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Live Music Wednesday w/ Crisp! | Featuring The Cherry Blossom Trio, Flavor-Packed Salads, Beer, Wine, Cider, Bubbles

July 12 @ Crisp – Dig into a big, delicious chopped salad while enjoying FREE live music at Crisp! The Cherry Blossom Trio will perform from 6-8:30 PM on July 12th. Enjoy outdoor seating and for the 21 and over crowd, Crisp also offers beer, wine, cider & bubbles!

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100+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Mississippi Street Fair, Lavender Daze Festival, Art & Wine Fair, Fueled by Wine & More! | July 6-9, 2017

Hello Portland, Summer is in full swing and we’ve got lots of ideas to fill up your weekend! Head to English Estate Winery in Vancouver for the Summer Art & Wine Fair. Run for Wine at Fueled by Wine Half Marathon. Get some color at Hood River’s annual Lavender Daze Festival. And be sure to […]

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Clark County Fair

2017 Clark County Fair @ Clark County Fairgrounds | The B-52s, Melissa Etheridge, Livestock Auction, Carnival, Contests & more!z

August 4-13 @ Clark County Fairgrounds – The 149th Clark County Fair is set for Aug. 4 through 13. The Fair has created a marvelous lineup of thrilling features including DockDogs, Cowboy Boot Camp and the all-new Game On! feature area filled with games and activities for the whole family. Plus, get all the rides, […]

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2017 Mississippi Street Fair | 200+ Vendors, Rib-Off Competition, 5 Stages, 40+ Bands, Food & More!

July 8 @ Mississippi Avenue – The 16th Annual Mississippi Street Fair will take place on Saturday, July 8th from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm on Historic Mississippi Avenue between N Fremont and N Skidmore Streets. The Fair includes over 200 local vendors, crafts, dunk tank, Rib-Off competition, open air gallery, kids zone, 5 stages […]

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Music on Main

2017 Free Downtown Portland Summer Concerts | Music on Main Street, Schedule, Info, Wednesdays

The Portland’5 Centers for the Arts and ArtBar & Bistro are proud to present the 12th Annual Music on Main outdoor concert series from July 5 to September 6, 2017. The free concerts are held in downtown Portland on Main Street, between Southwest Broadway & Park Avenue, next to Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall.

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2017 Free Downtown Portland Outdoor Summer Concerts Noon Time Showcase & Summer Arts on Main Street

The Portland’5 Centers for the Arts and Portland’5 Volunteers are proud to present Summer Arts on Main and the Noontime Showcase. The Noontime Showcase performances are FREE all-ages performances at Portland’5 Centers for the Arts. Performances take place 12:00 – 1:00 PM outdoors on SW Main Street at SW Broadway next to Antoinette Hatfield Hall.

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English Estate Winery’s Art & Wine Fair

10th Annual Summer Art & Wine Fair @ Vancouver’s English Estate Winery | 40+ Artists, Live Music, Free, Clark County’s Oldest Winery

July 8-9 @ English Estate Winery – Talk and shop with the artist who create the craft, at English Estate Winery’s 10th Annual Art & Wine Fair. Enjoy a weekend of local Art, Music, Food and Wine at English Estate Winery, July 8th and 9th, 17806 SE 1st St., Vancouver, WA 98684. Enjoy music from […]

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Portland-Fireworks-July 4th

BIG List of Portland July 4th, 2017 Events: Fireworks, Parades, Festivals, BBQ, Concerts, Parties, & More!

July 4th weekend is nearly here and as always, we have a large list of Portland July 4th weekend events including fireworks, parades, festivals, BBQs, cuises, parties, dinners, concerts, and more. In 2017, July 4th falls on Tuesday, so there will be parties all weekend!

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Portland Pickles Baseball Info & Schedule

July 4th Weekend w/ Portland Pickles | vs. Perth Heat & Medford Rogues, Breakin’ BBoy McCoy, $3 Craft Beer, Fireworks & More!

On Monday and Tuesday, the Pickles will play a pair of doubleheaders against the Perth Heat, an All-Star club team from Australia, and the Medford Rogues, the first-place team in the Great West League. The Pickles will play Perth’s 18U team and both contests will constitute as exhibition games.

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