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Dinner Detective

The Dinner Detective Returns to Crowne Plaza Hotel | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S., Saturdays, Everyone’s Suspect

September 26 @ Crowne Plaza Hotel – The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, […]

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Oktoberfest

Win All Festival Passes ($100): Mount Angel Oktoberfest 2015 | Beer, Cider, Wine, Oregon’s Favorite Biergarten, Sausage, Alpenhorns, Car Show, Bavarian Band

September 17-20 – In the heart of Oregon’s hop growing region, Mount Angel’s family focused Oktoberfest brings 350,000 people to the Bavarian village every September. The Northwest’s oldest and best loved Folk Festival – celebrates the fruits of the harvest, with a nice focus on hops!

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Catch the Orange – First Light @ Zidell Yards | TriMet Lights Up Tilikum Crossing on Thursday! Beer Garden, Ice Cream, Food Carts, Music & More!

September 10 @ Zidell Yards – Soon you’ll be able to catch the Orange into SE Portland, but first we’ve got to turn the lights on! Celebrate Bridge City’s newest bridge on Thursday as they flip the switch w/ a free party at Zidell Yards including limited edition beer, ice cream + food, music & […]

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RV & Van Show

2015 Fall RV & Van Show @ Portland Expo Center | Local Companies, Dozens of Local Brands

September 17-20 @ Portland Expo – The 2015 Fall RV & Van Show, the largest selections of RVs and manufacturer unveilings in the Northwest, featuring top national and local brands. Destination experts will offer attendees a wealth of information on local and regional RV Parks and the more than 16,000 camping location across the country.

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First Thursday

Portland September First Thursday Events, Art Openings, Parties | Pearl, NW, SW, Old Town, 2015 Labor Day Weekend

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Pleasant weather is expected for this evening and it’s a perfect way to start your Labor Day Weekend Holiday! There are more than 50 galleries having openings this month, with most openings taking place in the Pearl district and Old Town/China Town. Most gallery openings begin at 5PM […]

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($350+): Brews for New Avenues, Back Fence PDX, Russell Peters & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Russell Peters, Back Fence PDX, Elephant Revival & 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 free […]

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Mount Angel Oktoberfest 2015 | Beer, Cider, Wine, Oregon’s Favorite Biergarten, Sausage, Alpenhorns, Car Show, Bavarian Band

September 11-14 – In the heart of Oregon’s hop growing region, Mount Angel’s family focused Oktoberfest brings 350,000 people to the Bavarian village every September. The Northwest’s oldest and best loved Folk Festival – celebrates the fruits of the harvest, with a nice focus on hops!

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Dinner Detective

Very Limited Seats Remain for Portland Labor Day Weekend Dinner Detective @ Crowne Plaza Hotel | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S., Everyone’s Suspect

September 5 @ Crowne Plaza Hotel – The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, […]

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Waterfront Concert Oregon Symphony

Portland Labor Day Weekend: Oregon Symphony Concert @ Waterfront Park | FREE, Fireworks, Cannons, 20,000+ People

September 3 @ Waterfront Park – Time to start planning for your Labor day weekend in Portland. The Oregon Symphony kicks off its new season with their 19th annual concert at the Waterfront Park on September 3. 20,000 people are expected to attend the event which includes music, dancing, fireworks, cannons, and more. Plus, it’s […]

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Swifts

Portland 2015 Labor Day Weekend Fun: Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School | Pictures & Video

Get those instagram filters ready! The Chapman Swifts Watch starts next week in NW Portland. Crowds gather one hour before sunset every night in September to watch thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in the city as they prepare to migrate to Central America and Venezuela! Below are more pictures and a video trailer for “On […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): CannaGrow Expo, Anime, Viva Tequila PDX, WinCo Foods Portland Open & More! | August 27-30, 2015

Hello Portland! Summer’s winding down, but it’s not over yet! Enjoy your last weekend before Labor Day with tasty brews and music at WinCo Foods Portland Open. OMSI is hosting their last Anime Film Festival of 2015, and Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Companion is at Oregon Zoo. Stop by Bar Vivant for Flamenco Fridays and […]

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Tour de Lab

Win Tickets ($78): Tour de Lab – A Multi Pub Bicycle Tour | 19 or 41 Miles, Benefit for Dove Lewis, Portland 2015 Labor Day Weekend

September 6 @ Lucky Labrador Brewing Company – Get ready to ride your bike with thousands of other doggerrific people for a whimsical day in support of DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital. Are you feeling playful like a puppy or strong like a bulldog? Choose your course of either 19 flat miles on the Puppy Dog […]

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An Evening With Diana Gabaldon

Diana Gabaldon Author Event @ Portland’s Gerding Theater | Bestselling Writer of Outlander Series, Signing, Interview, Dancers, Meet & Greet, Memorabilia Auction

August 30 @ Portland Center Stage – The legendary Diana Gabaldon, author of the award-winning, #1 NYT-bestselling OUTLANDER novels, will be in Portland on Sunday, August 30th at the Gerding Theater at the Armory. With more than 26 million copies of the novels in print worldwide, the series has inspired the hit television show, “Outlander,” […]

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Lewis and Clark Cruises

Last Chance to take a Scenic History Cruise w/ Portland Spirit! | Follow in Lewis & Clark’s Footprints, Willamette & Columbia, Includes Breakfast & Lunch

August 27 on Portland Spirit – Experience the Northwest history of two of America’s greatest explorers. Local historians provide a fascinating historical narrative as you cruise the Willamette & Columbia rivers and through the Multnomah Channel to follow in their very paddle strokes.

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2017 Portland Last Thursday On Alberta Info: Street Closures, Parking, Vendors, Noise, Bathrooms, Etc

2015 Portland Last Thursday On Alberta Info: Street Closures, Parking, Vendors, Noise, Bathrooms, Etc

August 27 on Alberta Street – This week is the last official Last Thursday for 2015! Alberta Street between 15th and 30th Avenues will be closed for Last Thursday at 6 p.m. and reopen at 9 p.m. There will be many art openings, live music and plenty of fun to be had!

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Urban Air Market

2015 Urban Air Market in Portland’s Pearl District | Outdoor Festival for Sustainable Design

August 30 in Portland’s Pearl District – The Urban Air Market, a curated outdoor marketplace for sustainable design, is back with a new pop-up location in Portland’s Pearl District. Urban Air Market invites attendees to discover and shop all things local: from apparel and accessories, to home goods and body products.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): MusicFestNW, Jade Night Market, UNWIND & More! | August 20-23, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend has returned and brought us  MusicfestNW! Head out to the farm this weekend for Farm to Plate Dinners @ Kruger’s Farm or Sounds & Tastes of the Farm Harvest Festival! Find treasure at  Junk Refunk Street Market in Canby or enjoy signature cocktails at UNWIND: A Prelude to Spiritsfest. Saturday is the final Jade […]

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The Great Train Show

2015 National Model Train Show is Next Weekend @ Portland Expo Center | The Big One, Hundreds of Displays, Vendors, LEGO MiniLand, Demos & More!

August 28-30 @ Portland Expo – It’s coming down the tracks! The National Model Train Show and Convention is coming to Portland. This is the big one with huge displays, hundreds of vendors, accessories and of course plenty of model trains for sale. The National Model Train Show invites vendors and displays from all over […]

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Jade Night Market

Last Portland Jade Night Market of 2015 is This Weekend! | Authentic International Cuisine, Beer Garden, Farmers Market, Entertainment & More!

August 22 @ Portland Community College – The Jade International Night Market will feature 80 vendors representing the diverse culture of the Jade District, including food, retail and non-profit booths. Some local restaurants that will be participating as vendors are Ocean City Seafood Restaurant, Abuela Chona, and Thai Fresh to name a few.

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Junk Refunk

2015 Junk Refunk Street Market in Canby | Vintage, Recycled & Upcycled Goods, 50+ Vendors, Music, Activities for the Kids & More!

August 22nd 2015 from 10am-5pm Canby will experience its first Junk Refunk Street Market for all those that love anything Vintage, Recycled, Up cycled, Re-loved both for the home and garden. There are over 50 vendors all offering something different along with artisans, music, food and fun for the kids.

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Portland Expo Drive in Movie

The PDX Drive-In Movie Spectacular Continues This Weekend @ Portland Expo | Two Weekends of Automobiles and the Silver Screen!

August 20-22 @ Portland Expo – The PDX Drive-In Movie Spectacular! allows families and friends to enjoy watching clear digital projection from inside the comfort of their own car or outside in lawn chairs. In place of the rustic speaker box, sound will be accessible via car radio through a special FM frequency, in addition […]

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Dinner Detective

Solve the Mystery of Whodunnit w/ The Dinner Detective! | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S., Saturdays, Everyone’s Suspect

August 22 @ Crown Plaza Hotel – The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, […]

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Grilled Cheese

2015 Grilled Cheese Invitational @ EastBurn | You Be the Judge, 9 Contestants, Benefit for Portland Women’s Crisis Line

All August long EastBurn will be donating the proceeds from every Grilled Cheese sold to the Portland Women’s Crisis Line! On Saturday the 29th the fundraiser caps off with the 2nd Annual Grilled Cheese Invitational! 9 establishments throw down at EastBurn to see who has the best grilled cheese sandwich!

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Tower of Power

Win Tickets ($40): Groovin’ on the Grass in Beaverton | w/ 10 Piece Tower of Power & Portland Jazz Trio Boy and Bean, Beer & Wine

August 15 @ Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District – Celebrate summer at THPRD’s fifth annual Groovin’ on the Grass, headlined by the iconic horns and urban soul of legendary 10-piece ensemble Tower of Power, and featuring Portland jazz trio Boy and Bean.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($2,300+): Organic Brewers Festival, Drive-In Movies, Fruit Loop, Farm Dinners & More! | August 13-16, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and  Celebrate the Planets tonight at Alberta Street Pub or see Music Legend Leon Russell @ Aladdin Theater. This is your last weekend to see Post 5 Theatre’s stylish 50s twist on Much Ado About Nothing or A-WOL Dance Collective’s ART in the DARK. The The PDX Drive-In Movie Spectacular! […]

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GarrisonKeillor

Win Tickets ($85): Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Companion America the Beautiful Tour @ 2015 Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Piano Master Richard Dworsky, Fred Newman World’s Greatest SFX Man & More!

August 28 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – The America the Beautiful Tour 2015 with 2½ hours of Sweet Harmony & Garrison Keillor with Piano Master Richard Dworsky and Fred Newman World’s Greatest SFX Man & The Radio Rhubarb Band with Fiddling Richard Kriehn & Chris Siebold Boy Guitarist, Guy Noir, Private Eye & News […]

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