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Waterfront Blues Festival 2013

2015 Portland 4th of July Weekend: Waterfront Blues Festival Schedule, Promo / Discount Code | Buddy Guy, GreggAllman, Galactic w/ Macy Gray & More

July 2-5 @ Portland Waterfront Park – The 28th annual Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union is more than Blues. It’s roots-rock, Crescent City funk, old school R&B and Cajun/Zydeco. It’s four stages, 100 acts, five cruises, two after-hours parties, dance competitions and July 4th fireworks. It’s supporting Oregon Food […]

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Pride Glow Run

PRIDE NW’s 2015 Portland Pride Glow Run | Portland Waterfront, LED Color & Glowsticks, Pride Festival, Coupon / Discount Code

June 12 @ Eastbank Esplanade – Join us as we show our true colors on this 3 mile LED glowing loop located on Portland’s own waterfront. To participate in this years Pride Glow Walk or Run event register at http://prideglowrun.com/ and receive a pride glow run T-shirt, Glow Bracelets, Glow Necklaces and a LED Glow […]

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Rose Cup Races

2015 Rose Festival Rose Cup Races @ Portland International Raceway | 400+ Drivers, Spec Racer Ford Group, High Power & Horsepower

June 12-14 @ Portland International Raceway – The 55th running of the Portland Rose Festival Rose Cup Races will be one of the largest and most varied in the event’s long history with over 400 entrants from all over the United States and Canada.

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Fathers Day on the Spirit

2015 Portland Father’s Day Cruises w/ Portland Spirit | Dinner or Brunch, Breathtaking Views, Columbia River Gorge, Downtown Portland

June 21 @ Portland Spirit – Celebrate Father’s Day in a new way this year; spend quality time with family and friends aboard the Portland Spirit, Columbia Gorge Sternwheeler or Explorer jet boat. With many cruises to choose from, you are sure to find the right way to spend the day with Dad. Our Father’s […]

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Cow Paddy Stompers @ Caravan Campfires- Songs & S’mores w/ The Tiny House Hotel | Every Wednesday, 7-10pm

Wednesdays May 6- August 26 – Join us on Wednesday evenings as we gather around the bonfire to make s’mores and listen to music by creative and talented Portland-based musicians. Each week, we’ll feature local musicians with an emphasis on highlighting both well-known Portland musicians and on introducing exciting new talents to the community.

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Oregon Garden BRewfets

Win Tickets ($80): Oregon Garden Brewfest | Father’s Day Weekend, 130 Beers, Ciders & Mead from 65+ Breweries

June 19-21 @ Oregon Garden – The Oregon Garden has announced a new date for its popular Oregon Garden Brewfest, presented by Venti’s Cafe. The 11th annual event, traditionally held in the spring, will take place June 19 through 21 this year, coinciding with Father’s Day. The popular Willamette Valley festival will feature 130 handcrafted […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250): Pedalpalooza, 90s Dance Cruise, Rose Festival, World Cup & More! | June 4-7, 2015

The weekend is back and Portland is PACKED with hings to do this weekend. It’s the last weekend of the Rose Festival and that means the Grand Floral Parade on Saturday, + Fleet Week, CityFair, Milk Carton & Dragon Boat Races & KINK on the Waterfront! Pedalpalooza kicks off today with dozens of rides planned […]

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Dragon Boat race

2015 Portland Rose Festival Dragon Boat Races + Photos | FREE, 80 Local, National & International Teams

June 6-7 @ Portland Waterfront – Activity on Portland’s waterfront this weekend includes fierce Dragon Boats! Starting at 8 a.m., more than 80 teams set off in 4-team heats every 9 minutes! Along with your sunblock (highs should be in the 80s!), be sure to bring your camera, these ships are decorated beautifully.

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2017 Portland Pedalpalooza Event Schedule: Naked Bike Rides, Parades, Family-Friendly Rides, Music, Bridges, & More

2015 Portland Pedalpalooza Event Schedule: Naked Bike Rides, Parades, Family-Friendly Rides, Music, Bridges, & More

June 4-27 – Portland’s gigantic annual bike festival Pedalpalooza kicks off this Thursday, June 4th and runs through June 27th! There are currently over 245 scheduled events including several naked bike rides, parades, puppy-palooza, various music rides, & much more . We have listed most of the rides below by date.

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Goonies Warren Field

The Goonies 30th Anniversary: Farewell to Warren Field @ Warren Field | Group Truffle Shuffle, Film Screening, Music by Whiskey Rebellion, The Booby Traps & More!

June 6 @ Warren Field – Say goodbye to Astoria’s Warren Field, pictured in The Goonies, with a multi-media event dedicated to the sights and the sounds of the iconic 1985 film. Performances include: The Whiskey Rebellion, bluegrass music with a dedication to the Goonies through their “Ballad of Chester Copperpot,” Portland’s XRAY.FM DJs spinning […]

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Caravan Campfires- Songs & S’mores @ The Tiny House Hotel | Every Wednesday, 7-10pm- Love Gigantic, Tony Furtado Band, Cyber Twins featuring members of Shook Twins & More!

Wednesdays May 6- August 26 – Join us on Wednesday evenings as we gather around the bonfire to make s’mores and listen to music by creative and talented Portland-based musicians. Each week, we’ll feature local musicians with an emphasis on highlighting both well-known Portland musicians and on introducing exciting new talents to the community.

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Mulnomah County Animal Services

Find Your Furever Friend This Summer! Save 40% Off Adoptions at Multnomah County Animal Services During the Month of June!

June 1-30 @ Multnomah County Animal Services – As the only *open door* shelter in Portland, Multnomah County Animal Services accepts all lost, stray, and abandoned animals from Multnomah County. We never pick and choose based on breed, health or temperament and our adoptable animals are 100% local.

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Starlight Parade

2015 Portland Starlight Parade: Photos, Grand Marshals, Route, Trimet Info

May 30 in Downtown Portland – The Starlight Parade is Saturday in downtown Portland! From traditional marching bands and flood-lit floats, to glow-in-the-dark umbrellas and hand-built entries, you’ll see the best of Portland’s diverse community groups and entries from the surrounding Northwest region.

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portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600): Rose Festival, Beer & Cider, Flowers, Everything is Festival & More! | May 28-31, 2015

The Portland Rose Festival 2015 CityFair continues this weekend! Artists Repertory Theatre’s The Liar Opens this weekend. Run for beer at Ecliptic Beer Mile or meet Lil Bubs at Everything is Festival! Pix Patisserie’s Beer & Cider Garden is open for the summer! Arnez J headlines Helium and Coffeelandia Block Party brings a Latte Art […]

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Moxie Presents A 'La Mode

Win Tickets ($56): Portland’5 Centers for the Arts MOXIE Contemporary Ballet’s La Mode @ Newmark Theatre | Featuring 3 New Works, Collaboration w/ Happydog & Muddy Feet

June 4 @ Newmark Theater – MOXIE Contemporary Ballet, the only contemporary ballet company in the Pacific Northwest, brings together three dance companies for an evening of collaboration in contemporary dance performance.

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Rose Festival Fireworks Photo by Don Pyle

MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600): Portland Rose Festival Fireworks & CityFair, Wine Tasting, Brunch & More! | May 21-25, 2015

Memorial Day Weekend is upon us and that means Good Food & Drinks, Fireworks and honoring our veterans! Find amazing deals at Columbia Gorge Premium Outlets Memorial Day Sale. OMSI is hosting Anime Festival & ENSO is celebrating 4 years with a multi-day celebration. Enjoy Memorial Day Weekend Wine Tasting at Hip Chicks Do Wine. […]

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PDX Carpet

WIN a PDX Carpet Package ($98): Bring Home A Piece of This Portland Icon | Square, Coasters, Pin, Beer, T-Shirts & More, Promo / Discount Code

Grab a slice of portland history and hang it on your wall or carry it with you so you can take a #footselfie wherever you go! This 12″x12″ square of the actual PDX Carpet is available for a discounted pre-sale price of $30. For a limited time you can get 10% off your purchase of […]

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Northwest String Summit

2015 Northwest String Summit Outdoor Music Festival @ Horning’s Hideout | String Band Competition, Yonder Mountain String Band, Elephant Revival, Fruition & More!

July 16-19 @ Horning’s Hideout – The 14th Annual Northwest String Summit (NWSS) returns to Horning’s Hideout (North Plains, OR) with the finest acoustic pickers and standout electric bands from July 16 – 19, 2015. Located just 20 miles outside of Portland, OR, Horning’s Hideout stands as one of the most scenic festival sites in […]

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Rose Festival Fireworks

Win Tickets ($800+): Portland Rose Festival 2015 CityFair @ Waterfront Park | Schedule, Video, Fireworks, Admission Specials

May 22-25, 28-31, June 3-7, – Opening Night Fireworks on Friday night, May 22, features a dance party & concert by Hit Machine in the RoZone (free with CityFair admission) and a huge fireworks display. There are TWO brand-new Funtastic rides to try: Rock Star (for the thrill-seekers) and Phoenix Wheel (for the kids). These […]

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Rugged Maniac

Portland’s 2015 Rugged Maniac 5K Obstacle Race | Mechanical Bulls, Adult Bounce House, Water Slide, Trampolines, Promo/Discount Code & More!

June 20 @ Portland International Raceway – Looking for adventure? How about a day filled with 25 epic obstacles, a rockin’ festival, and plenty of beer? Rugged Maniac 5k Obstacle Race has you covered! Here’s how it works: Sign up for the Portland event and you’ll get a chance to run a 3-mile course filled […]

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Kenton Garage Sale

2015 North Portland Kenton Street Fair | FREE, 80+ Vendors, 3 Music Stages, Live Performance, Food Carts, Live Boxing, Dog Costume Contest & More!

May 16 @ Denver Avenue – A Children’s Parade will kick off at 10am sharp, followed by the ever popular Coaster Car race at 10:30. 3 Live Music Stages, a Bicycle Swap Meet, Live Boxing / Sparring Matches, Children’s Activity Area, a Dog Costume Contest & over 80 fantastic Vendors!

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MANY Portland Mother’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800): Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Brunch, Cruises, Beer Fest & More! | May 7-10, 2015

This weekend is the perfect time to treat your mama right! We’ve got plenty of ideas, brunch, Gardens, cruise, Plants & gifts, Bubbly & Tea, Locally Made Gifts, Wine & Jewelry Treats & More! Bridgetown Comedy Festival opens tonight, featuring 100+ acts through the weekend. And Belgian Beer Fest returns Friday & Saturday,

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($800+): Prom for Adults, Theater, Storytelling, Comedy & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Prom For Adults, Speakeasy Party, HUMP Film Festival & more. FREE PORTLAND: We give out 100s of $$$ in free tickets every week including to many of the top music and art venues in Portland. Join our email list if you like […]

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Mother's Day Artisans Market

2015 Mother’s Day Weekend Portland Artisan Market @ Pioneer Courthouse Square | Local Gift Ideas, 40 Vendors

May 6-8 @ Pioneer Courthouse Square – Two of Portland’s top attractions join together to bring Portland a little Mother’s Day Market in Portland’s Living Room. Forty Portland Saturday Market artists will set up for business in Pioneer Courthouse Square this May. Discover exceptional and unforgettable gifts sold by the artist themselves. You will find […]

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