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Many Portland Father’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100): Cider Summit, Oregon Garden Brewfest, Oregon Zoo Concerts & More! | June 18-21, 2015

Hello Portland! Summer’s officially here and it’s Father’s Day Weekend! We’ve got tons of ways to treat Dad, like brunch, cruises & Deep Woods Revival w/ Red Yarn! You can even walk into Portland’s Sinful Past w/ Dad! Tour 4 unique homes on Rare and Amazing Architectural Tour or see if you can escape the Ritual […]

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($1,100): Northwest String Summit, Father’s Day Events, Unique Architecture Tour & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Soulful Giving, ARchitecture Tour, Northwest String Summit & 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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Mississippi Street Fair - Portland

Ultimate 2015 Portland Summer Events Calendar: Festivals, Concerts, Movies, Street Fairs & More

The first day of summer arrives this Saturday, June 20th! During the next three months, Portland has one of the greatest summers in the United States, not that we’re biased or anything. From large festivals and street fairs to free concerts and movies in the parks, there are countless ways to enjoy these idyllic summer […]

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Oregon City Cruise

Portland Spirit 2015 Oregon City Cruise and City Tour on Willamette Star | Explore the End of the Oregon Trail & Willamette Falls

Tuesdays June 23-September 29 – Portland Spirit’s Willamette Star will run a new summer cruise along the Willamette River to the Willamette Falls in Oregon City, incorporating a city tour (via motor coach) of historic Oregon City – Oregon’s first city and end of the Oregon Trail.

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Climate Scientist Katharine Hayhoe speaking  on “Climate Change: Fact & Faith”

Win Tickets ($94): World Affairs Council of Oregon 2015 International Speaker Series: Katharine Hayhoe speaking on “Climate Change: Fact & Faith” | Recently Named one of Time’s “100 Most Influential People”

June 24 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Come and hear renowned Climate Scientist Katharine Hayhoe bridge the divide between Fact and Faith—one of the most contentious schisms in the climate change debate. Hayhoe is the final speaker of the 2015 International Speaker Series put on by the World Affairs Council of Oregon.

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Spirit Cruises Explorer

Treat Dad to a Day on the Water w/ 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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Caravan Campfires- Songs & S’mores @ The Tiny House Hotel | Every Wednesday, 7-10pm- Featuring Johanna Warren

Wednesdays, June 17 @ Tiny House Hotel featuring Johanna Warren – 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 […]

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Red Yarn Celebrates Deep Woods Revival Release

Win Tickets ($40): Portland Father’s Day Weekend Red Yarn’s ‘Deep Woods Revival’ Record Release Shows @ the Old Church | All Ages, Puppets, Folk Songs, Story Time & More!

June 21 @ Old Church – Joined by a full band and choir, Red Yarn will debut lush and lively folk song adaptations and original songs from his new studio album. With puppetry and storytelling, Red Yarn and company will present the album’s narrative of childhood exploration and discovery in the wild.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000): Pride Fest, Fruit Beer Fest, Rye Beer Fest, Craft Winefest, Pets & More! | June 11-14, 2015

Summer’s nearly here! Pedalpalooza continues this week with Robin Williams Ride, Ginger Ride, Star Wars vs Star Trek Ride & More! Pride Weekend kicks off with several parties tonight. The BEER is flowing for Portland Beer Week: Get your fill at Fruit Beer Festival, Rye Beer Festival, Beer & Cider Garden & More! + Add […]

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Rare & Amazing Architecture

Win Tickets ($80): Rare and Amazing Architectural Tour | 4 Unique Houses Designed by Noted Architect Robert Oshatz, Reception w/ Drinks, Snacks, Live Music

June 20 – Here’s your chance to explore four unique Portland houses designed by noted architect Robert Oshatz: A fundraising to benefit the Portland Chamber Orchestra lets ticket holders tour the Fennell floating home, Wilkinson treehouse, Rosenthal house with giant diamond-shaped windows and Robert Oshatz’s Elk Rock home from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, […]

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Multnomah County Animal Services

Take Home Your Furever Friend This Weekend! 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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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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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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