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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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Tom Sachs Presents- A Space Program (DCP)

Tom Sachs Presents: A Space Program (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Makeshift Trip to Mars, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

August 23-25 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – An extension of the Space Camp (2012) and Space Program (2007) short films, directorial mainstay Van Neistat keeps a tight and linear style inline with this and other films coming out of Tom Sachs’ art studio (Ten Bullets, Color, and How To Sweep). A testament to bricolage and […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400+): Sneaker Week PDX, Drag Queen Brunch, Portland Soapbox Derby & More | August 15-18, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Head to the Bit House Saloon for Drag Queen Brunch!  Have you joined the hunt for Bigfoot w/ Portland Spirit? Spot the latest trends at the Sneaker Week PDX Fashion Show. And don’t miss the chaos of the Portland Soapbox Derby! Join Our Newsletter & WIN Portland Tickets! Featured: Five […]

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Planned Parenthood Fundraiser

Portland Planned Parenthood Fundraiser @ Clinton Street Theater | Featuring a Screenings of A Girl Like Her & Jane: An Abortion Service

With women’s reproductive rights under attack, let’s revisit life before 1973. Co-hosted by Greater Portland NOW & Nasty Women Get Sh*t Done with endorsements from Womxn’s March Portland & Democratic Party of Oregon Women’s Caucus.

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TAXI ZUM KLO

Taxi Zum Klo (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Dark Comedy, Documentary, German w/ English Subtitles, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

August 16-18 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Taxi Zum Klo is a comedy of manners that tells the story of Frank Ripploh, a Berlin school teacher with a very active sex life. Frank tries to keep his professional and private life separate, but when he begins a new relationship his love of hookups places his […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400+): Portland Burger Week, Beloved Festival, India Festival, Sneaker Week PDX & More! | August 8-11, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Head to the Oregon Zoo for Steve Earle & The Dukes + Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real.  Have you joined the hunt for Bigfoot w/ Portland Spirit? Learn some new tricks at Chef in the Market Demonstration @ Lents International Farmers Market. And don’t miss the chaos of […]

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HIGH ANXIETY

High Anxiety (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, American Satirical Comedy Produced and Directed by Mel Brooks, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

August 9-11 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – “And remember folks, be good to your parents, they’ve been good to you”. High Anxiety is one of Mel Brooks’ most underrated films, often overlooked when compared to Young Frankenstein and Blazing Saddles. For Hitchcock fans, this film is a delight as a parody dedication to his most […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,550+): Clark County Fair, Flamenco Fridays, ART in the Dark, Soulful Giving Blanket Concert & More! | August 1-4, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Street of Dreamsis now open – check out 6 luxury homes! Flamenco Fridaysstart this week at Bar Vivant, featuring dancing, drinks & music! Enjoy Rosé All Day at Produce Row & run for wine at Run for the Oaks 5K/10K!

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