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2015 Portland Fremont Fest | Live Music Stages, Vintage Cars, Marching Band, Parade, Locally Made Products & More!

August 1 @ NE Fremont – Join us for the 29th annual Fremont Fest! The day opens with the lively Kid’s Bike & Pet Parade at 10 am led by a Portland fire truck and a marching band; followed by vintage cars. Children should gather for the parade at the parking lot of Beaumont Middle […]

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Bite of Oregon

2015 Bite Of Oregon @ Waterfront Park | Oregon’s Largest Culinary Event, Competitions, Drinks, Samples, 30+ Bands & More

August 7-9 @ Tom McCall Waterfront Park – The Bite of Oregon will celebrate its 32nd anniversary August 7‐9, 2015 at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park. During the three‐day weekend event, Oregon’s top chefs, best wineries, breweries, cideries and distilleries, along with celebrity chef demonstrations and challenges, live entertainment and children’s activities, will join forces […]

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Many Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($2,000): Oregon Brewers Festival, Cannabis, The Big Float & More! | July 23, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend has returned and so has the Oregon Brewers Festival! Find amazing treasures at Plucky Maidens Junk Fest & Renegade Craft Fair. Judge for yourself the most beautiful chicken at Lents Street Fair. + The Big Float will brings thousands of floaters to the Willamette on Sunday! FREE TICKETS: We give out […]

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Dinner Detective

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

August 8 & 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, […]

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Plucky Maidens Junk Fest

Plucky Maidens 2015 Summer Junk Fest! is This Friday @ Oaks Amusement Park! | Top 10 Best Markets in the US, 75+ Vendors, Music By The Student Loan

July 24 @ Oaks Amusement Park – Join us for Portland’s ONLY home grown & nationally recognized vintage show! We’ll be junking under the trees on the banks of the Willamette River in fabulous Portland, Oregon.

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Beloved Festival 2014

2015 Beloved Festival Announces Lineup | Open-Air Sacred Art & Music Festival in Tidewater Falls, 30+ Musicians and Bands, Saunas & More!

August 7-10 @ Tidewater Falls – Set against the deep verdant backdrop of the coastal Oregon forest, Beloved Festival is a single-stage gathering and cultural movement that is reshaping the West Coast festival experience. Since it’s inception in 2008, the 4-day festival has expanded the caliber of its production, scope of its education, and renown […]

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The Big Float V

Portland’s 2015 Big Float on The Willamette River | 3,000+ Floaters, Two 75-Foot-Long Slip & Slides, After Party w/ Live Music, Beer, Wine, Food Carts

July 26 @ Portland Waterfront – The Big Float V will take place on the afternoon of Sunday, July 26, 2015 on the Willamette River in downtown Portland. The goal, quite simply, is to encourage people to “get into the river” and support its preservation and healthy development as a recreational resource. And to have […]

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2015 gold Cup

Watch CONCACAF Gold Cup SemiFinals in Portland | USA vs Jamaica, Brunch, Food & Drink Specials

The U.S. Men’s National Team play Jamaica in the CONCACAF Gold Cup Semifinals on Wednesday afternoon at 3 PM PST. The Untied States won the tournament two years ago, and is looking to repeat! The game will be on Fox Sports 1 and on the FSGO app. There will be several places to watch the […]

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Portland 2015 Lents Street Fair | Free, 50+ Craft and Food Vendors, Parade, Live Music, Goats, Beer Garden

July 26 – The Lents Street Fair is a fun, free, family-friendly community event with over 50 craft and food vendors plus the Lents International Farmers Market, children’s area with bouncy castle, face-painting and fun activities, live music and dancing, games, Ninkasi beer garden, the Belmont goats, Lents history display, community booths, free bike repair, […]

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2015 Astoria Artists Studio Tour | 36 Participating Artists, Prints, Mixed Media, Photography, Sculpture, Ceramics & More!

July 25-26 – The 5th annual Astoria Artists Studio Tour will take place July 25-26. There are 36 local artists participating in the tour in 23 studios. A wide variety of media will be on display and for sale including acrylics, watercolor, pen and ink, monotype prints, oils, mosaic, mixed media, collage, photography, fiber arts, […]

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Art & Wine Fusion

2015 Art & Wine Fusion Festival in White Salmon | Street Party, Cider, Wine Tents, Micro Brews, Shopping, Food, Bike Parade, Magicians, Balloon Art

July 25 in White Salmon Washington – In a perfect Saturday blend of local wine, cider, art, music, and cuisine: White Salmon’s Art & Wine Fusion Festival creates an ideal mid-summer day’s trip.

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Peace Village Festival

2015 Oregon Peace Village Festival @ Jackson WellSprings in Ashland | Music, Arts, Tina Malia, Random Rab, Alcyon Massive, Phutureprimitive

August 14-16 in Ashland – Peace Village Festival, one of the largest Summer Music, Arts, and Wellness Festivals in Southern Oregon, takes place on August 14th-16th at Jackson Wellsprings Hot Mineral Springs Resort in Ashland, Oregon from 3pm to 2:30am on Friday and 9am to 2:30am on Saturday & Sunday. The festival features two superb […]

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Renagade Craft Fair @ Rejuvenation

Portland 2015 Renegade Craft Fair @ Rejuvenation | Handmade Goods, Paper Craft, Jewelry, Natural Beauty, Clothing, Housewares, Food & Drink

July 25-26 @ Rejuvenation – At the Renegade Craft Fair, shoppers will find an ample assortment of outstanding handmade goods, a perfect Summer gift-giving solution for upcoming weddings, birthdays, housewarmings and more. Illustrated paper goods, jewelry, children’s accessories and toys, pet products, natural beauty collections, clothing, and housewares are just some of the categories present […]

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FLicks on the Bricks

Free 2015 Portland Movies @ Pioneer Square: “Flicks on The Bricks” | Raiders of the Lost Ark, Lego Movie, Grease, Mrs. Doubtfire

Starting Friday, the Square will be transformed into Portland’s largest outdoor movie theater for the entire community to enjoy. Flicks on the Bricks will begin at 7pm with live entertainment provided by 101.9 KINK followed by the movie which will begin at dusk.

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Many Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900): Oregon Brewers Festival, Project Pabst, NW String Summit & More! | July 16-19, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend has returned and there’s tons of stuff going on in the Rose City this weekend! SE’s Newest winery Urban Crush Winery is hosting a grand opening on Saturday. Project Pabst Takes over the SW Waterfront, and Cherries will be guests of honor at Hood River’s Cherry Celebration. Harefest hosts 13 amazing tribute […]

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Cherries on the stem growing in Mosier, Oregon, USA. summer

2015 Hood River County Fruit Loop Cherry Celebration | U-Pick Cherries, Wine, Lavender, Jams, Pies & More!

July 18-19 In Hood River – 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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NE Broadway Summer Sale

Portland’s NE Broadway Summer Sale 2015 | Happy Hour Deals, 75% Off, Pet Fair, Farmers Market

Jul y 17-19 – Come enjoy amazing deals, storewide sales, cute pets and tasty food & drinks the third weekend of July at the NE Broadway Summer Super Sale. The sidewalks will be full of shoppers finding incredible bargains all three days July 17-19, as 35 local businesses offer summer’s best prices, free gifts, happy […]

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Post 5 Theatre Much Ado About Nothing

Win Tickets ($40): Post 5 Theatre Presents Much Ado About Nothing | Stylish 1950s Twist on Classic Shakespeare Comedy

July 17-August 16 @ Post 5 Theatre – Post5 fuses its signature contemporary storytelling with a stylish 1950s twist for the classic Shakespearean comedy, Much Ado About Nothing this summer. Post5 places Much Ado’s timeless sense of humor on the slopes of an Oregon Vineyard where humorous hijinks and villainous plots show us both the […]

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Oregon Brewers Festival

Win Tickets ($125): 2015 Oregon Brewers Festival in Downtown Portland | 90 Craft Breweries Around the World, 85,000+ Attendees

July 22-26 @ Portland’s Waterfront Park – Pouring 90 different craft beers from around the country – plus beers from New Zealand in the International Tent – the Oregon Brewers Festival is the quintessential celebration of craft beer!

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Cathedral park jazz festival

2015 FREE Cathedral Park Jazz Festival is This Weekend in North Portland! | Pictures, Schedule, & Info

July 17-19 @ Cathedral Park – This weekend’s Cathedral Park Jazz festival is “longest-funning 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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Ball Gowns To Bloomers

Win Tickets ($20): Ball Gowns to Bloomers: Spotlight on the Clothing Collection @ Pittock Mansion | Discover Daily History Through the Fashion We Wore

July 18-November 15 @ Pittock Mansion – Clothing is one of the most immediate expressions to the world of who we are. We use our clothing to communicate gender, class, economic level, personality, and whether we are at work or play. Ball Gowns to Bloomers: Spotlight on the Clothing Collection on view at Pittock Mansion […]

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($1,350+): Project Pabst, MusicFest NW, Concert Cruise & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including MusicFestNW, Outdoor Cinema, Project Pabst & 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 stuff Helpful […]

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Funhouse Lounge presents Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog | The Internet Sensation, Now Live On Stage

Win Tickets ($40+): Funhouse Lounge presents Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog | The Internet Sensation, Now Live On Stage, + Gender Swap Shows

July 16-August 29 @ Funhouse Lounge – Billy, A.K.A. Dr. Horrible, is a budding super villain whose plans for world domination continually go awry. His two goals: getting accepted into the Evil League of Evil, and working up the guts to speak to his laundromat crush, Penny. The only thing standing in Billy’s way is […]

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Concours d’Elegance

Win Tickets ($40): Concours d’Elegance Car Show @ Pacific University | 300+ Restored Antique, Classic & Special Interest Vehicles, Live Music, Beer Garden, Wine, Food

July 19 @ Pacific University – The Forest Grove Concours d’Elegance returns for its 43rd year on Sunday, July 19, featuring more than 300 vintage, sports and collector cars, along with live music, a beer garden, a wine pavilion and fine food.

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America’s Largest Antiques and Collectibles Summer 2015 Show @ Portland Expo | 1,400 Booths, Vintage Treasures & More!

July 11-12 @ Portland Expo – Over 1,400 booths filled with vintage items including toys from the 1880s to the 1980s, estate jewelry, period lighting, vintage clothing, furniture from every era, paintings, prints, knick-knacks, kitchenware, dolls, old advertising, jukeboxes, slot machines, old tools, sports, coins, costume jewelry and more.

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Portland Movies in the Parks

2015 Portland FREE Movies In The Park Schedule: Goonies, Princess Bride, Big Hero 6, The Lego Movie, Grease & More

The 2015 season on Portland Summer Movies in the Parks starts July 8th and runs through September 11th. There are 25+ films playing all over the city including Goonies, Frozen, Wreck it Ralph, The Lego Movie, The Karate Kid, Back to the Future, & many more. Pre-entertainment by local musicians begins at 6:30PM with free […]

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