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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Portland Scanfair Market, Holiday Marketplaces, Charlie Brown Christmas, The Dandy Warhols & More! | December 5-8, 2019

The Weekend is here, Portland! Grab some huge savings on fine knives & tools at KAI USA Warehouse Sale. America’s Largest Christmas Bazaar continues this weekend. Try some wine at Hip Chicks Do Wine’s Holiday Market and try some locally made food & drink at Eat Oregon Now Marketplace. And Patrick Lamb brings Charlie Brown […]

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MANY Portland Thanksgiving Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Christmas Bazaar, Harvest Market, Tree Lighting, Holiday Gift Specials & More! | November 27-December 1, 2019

The Holiday Weekend is here, Portland! Now’s a good time to get your holiday shopping done: The Beaverton Night Market Starts and America’s Largest Christmas Bazaar is this weekend! Enjoy Wine Country Without the Drive, or get in some goat pets at Abbey Road Farm wine weekend!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Oregon Zoo Brewlights, From These Hands Bazaar, Stumptown Flea Market, Friendsgiving Wine Tasting, Beefsteak Dinner & More! | November 21-24, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Try Portland’s best chefs at PDX Roots. More chances to get some holiday shopping done early include From These Hands – IRCO November Bazaar & Stumptown Flea Market. Oregon Symphony Present Sibelius’ The Tempest and Drag Queen Brunch Returns to Bit House Saloon!

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Y TU MAMÁ TAMBIÉN (35MM

Y TU MAMÁ TAMBIÉN (35MM) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Part Road Movie, Part Comedy, Part Tragedy, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

November 22-24 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – This breakout film by Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón is part road movie, part comedy, part tragedy, all set against the magical-realist backdrop of modern Mexico as it was at the dawn of the 21st century.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,950+): Weird Portland Gala, The Portland Book Festival, Veterans Day, Holiday Events Guide & More! | November 7-10, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Veterans Day Weekend is here; celebrate the heroes with brunch at The Eastburn or theHidden Heroes Photography Exhibition. White Bird Uncaged Presents Reggie Wilson POWER this weekend, and The Portland Book Festivalis in downtown Portland on Saturday. And dream big at the RV Show at Portland Expo Center.

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Grave of the Fireflys (DCP)

Grave of the Fireflys (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Understanding the Impacts of Pacific War from a Human Perspective, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

November 8-10 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – A portrait of the citizenry of Japan throughout the Pacific War, Grave of the Fireflies generates a remembrance and visceral understanding of the impact on the Japanese themselves

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,450+): Halloween Parties, NW’s Largest Garage & Vintage Sale, The Nitemare B4 Xmas & More! | October 31-November 3, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Rose City Rollers are back on the track with Break Neck Betties benefit bout. Get your hands on something shiny at 44th Gemstone and Jewelry Auction. Hear a live score to the Nitemare B4 Xmas. And get Spooked at Portland’s Only Haunted Escape Room @ Escapism!

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MANY Portland Halloween Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,900+): Erotic Ball, Whose Jam is it Anyway?, Parties, Costume Contests, Trick or Treat & More! | October 24-27, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! The city’s famous Erotic Ball returns to Crystal Ballroom on Saturday. Get your pumpkin and pick up a scare at Bella Organic’s Pumpkin Patch and Corn Mazes. Pair candy with your wine at Hip Chicks Do Wine. Find spooky deals at America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show. And see the […]

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Eraserhead-film

Eraserhead (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Experimental Body Horror Film Written by David Lynch, Free Admission for Portland State University Students, 2019 Halloween Weekend

October 25-27 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Possibly one of the most visceral and disturbing film examples of the surrealism of adulthood, Eraserhead explores themes of income hardship and the stress of parenthood. Initially a student project which lasted five years, David Lynch’s debut film claimed a spot on the silver-screen in 1977 as a […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Portland Comedy Festival, VegFest, Haunted Pub Tour, Bigfoot Bash, Fall Home & Garden Show & More! | October 3-6, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Get in some laughs with Tree Huggers Comedy. Bella Organic’s Haunted Corn Maze Opens Friday! Learn more about plant-based eating at VegFest. And apple season is here!

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Space Jam

Space Jam @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 90s Cartoon Sports Comedy w/ Michael Jordan & Looney Tunes, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

October 4-6 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – The eponymous film in which the highly sought after, consistently retro’d, Air Jordan 11 “Space Jam” (shiny patent leather anyone?) offers a strong distraction from the panic that daily life currently creates. A star-studded cast of Looney Tunes pokes fun at and highlights the absurdity of NBA and […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Oktoberfest @ The Zoo, Spirit of Halloweentown, Randy Rainbow, Beaverton Restaurant Week & More! | September 26-29, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Dive into Fall w/ Oktoberfest Beer Belly dinner Thursday at EastBurn Public House. Suit up on Sunday for How I Met Your Mother trivia! Halloweentown opens and Randy Rainbow is in town! And Portland Comedy Festival starts Tuesday!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,450+): Secrets & Illusions, Rose City Comic Con, FEAST Portland, RV & Van Show, Mortified & More! | September 12-15, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Get a head start on your next adventure at the RV & Van Show.  Artists Repertory Theatre kicks off their ART on Tour Season w/ 1984. Hear adults breathe life into their childhood memories w/ Mortified Portland. And get a taste of Portland’s wonderful food scene w/ Feast Portland.

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Riot Girls

Indie Sci-Fi: RIOT GIRLS @ Clinton Street Theater | “Teen-Based Mad Max,” 2 Girls, 2 Gangs, No Rules

September 14-15 @ Clinton Street Theater – After all the adults are wiped out from a mysterious disease, the surviving kids split into two groups: the have-not Eastsiders and the tyrannical Westside Titans. When one of their own is captured by the Titans, it’s up to punk rockers and best friends Nat and Scratch to […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,150+): Turbulence, 1984, Corn Maze, Rose City Rollers & More! | September 5-8, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Have to visited the Alien Zoo yet? You have less than a month left to join the hunt for Bigfoot w/ Portland Spirit! Revisit 1984 w/ Artists Repertory Theatre. Killer Queen honors John Waters on Friday, and Turbulence Returns!

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Harakiri (35mm)

Harakiri (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 1962 Japanese jidaigeki (period-drama) Directed by Masaki Kobayashi, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

September 6-8 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Set in the year 1630, Harakiri begins with rōnin (masterless samurai) Hanshiro Tsugumo making an unusual request of a local lord of the Iyi clan: to use the lord’s grounds to commit harakiri- ritual suicide. Director Masaki Kobayashi challenges the feudal customs of Japan’s past in a gripping […]

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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($300+): Tumbleweed Music Festival, Corn Maze, Tour de Lab, Oregon Ducks & More! | August 29-September 2, 2019

Labor Day Weekend is back, Portland! Savor the dog days of summer at Tour de Lab Pub tour. The swifts are making their yearly stop in Portland. Check out Reuse design build competition Dropbox Derby! And you have one more weekend to see the lovely flowers at the Swan Island Dahlia Festival.

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CONCERNING VIOLENCE

Concerning Violence (Digital) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Exploration of Physical & Psychological Effects of Colonialism, Narrated by Lauryn Hill, Free Admission for Portland State University Students, 2019 Labor Day Weekend

August 30-September 1 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – In nine chapters, Afro-French revolutionary Frantz Fanon’s post-colonialist essay (of the same title) from The Wretched of the Earth, as read by Lauryn Hill, discusses the ways in which the native frees oneself from their European oppressor and explores the dehumanizing physical and psychological effects of colonialism.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($500+): Napoleon Dynamite Live, Dahlia Festival, Persian Party & More | August 22-25, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Get a Llama Selfie at Napoleon Dynamite Live! Have you wandered among the thousands of blooms at the Portland Dahlia Festival? Party in Pioneer Courthouse Square at the Portland Persian Party. And don’t miss an opportunity to ride bikes with NBA legend Bill Walton! Join Our Newsletter & WIN Portland […]

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Napoleon Dynamite Live @ Aladdin Theater | Film Star Jon Heder, Film Screening, Llama Selfies

August 23 @ Aladdin Theater – Grab your puffy sleeves and 90’s sport coat and join film star JON HEDER as he talks about the beloved indie classic Napoleon Dynamite. The cult classic film hit theaters 15 years ago and since then much has changed; but the characters, as enduring as they are endearing, stay in our […]

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