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2019 OPsFest: Free Shakespeare Performances in Portland Parks | Schedule: A Midsommer Nights Dreame, Comedie of Errors, Henry V & More!

Original Practice Shakespeare Fest is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to Portland, and the surrounding area, by reviving the old. Their actors perform using the same performance techniques as they did in Shakespeare’s own time, which means limited rehearsal; an onstage prompter; fast-paced, energetic acting; and lots of audience interaction!

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2019 Portland Free Outdoor Summer Concerts In The Park Schedule | Free, July & August, Washington Park Summer Festival, Labor Day Weekend

The 2019 Portland Concerts in the Park series kicks off Friday, June 21, and runs throughout July, August & September at parks across the city. The concerts are free and begin at 6:30PM.

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2019 Westside Shakespeare Festival | FREE, Featuring Experience Theatre Project’s Production of The Comedy of Errors, Immerse Yourself in 1594 on Beaverton Library’s Lawn

June 28-30 @ Beaverton City Library – Experience Theatre Project, Beaverton’s professional immersive theater company, is proud to announce the first WESTSIDE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL, an all-ages, three-day immersive celebration that is FREE to attend. The festival’s highlight is a beautiful production of one of Shakespeare’s funniest plays, The Comedy of Errors, directed by theatre veteran […]

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GeekCraft Expo PDX 2019 @ Oregon Convention Center | FREE, Featuring Local Crafters and Makers, Like a Mall for Geeks

June 22-23 @ Oregon Convention Center – If you’re looking for “that” special thing–or things–to complement your geeky lifestyle, there is simply no better place to shop; everything for sale at GeekCraft Expo is incredibly unique, limited in quantity (i.e. NOT mass produced—this stuff is all made by hand) and TOTALLY NERDY!

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SF Supermarket Grand Opening in SE Portland | Giveaways, Lion Dance, Live Entertainment & More!

To celebrate the grand opening, a ribbon cutting ceremony will take place on Friday, June 14th , 2019 at 9am. Immediately after the festivities, the store will officially open for business. To further celebrate the grand opening, all day there will be giveaways depending on purchase amount, a lion dance, and live entertainment.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Zoo Brew, Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, Pride Events, Oregon Hemp Convention & More! | June 6-9, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Pride events are heating up and you don’t want to miss The Mystery Box @ Alberta Rose or Big Pride Takeover @ Quarterworld. Oregon Zoo is pouring all the goods at Zoo Brew. And Whoopee! returns for a sex positive show at Bossanova Ballroom!

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Gala and Grand Concert!

Blueprint Arts Presents Gala Grand Concert @ Adrianna Hill Ballroom | FREE Entry, Auction, Games, Activities, Food, Entertainment

June 15 @ Adrianna Hill Ballroom – The silent auction includes items from local businesses, getaways, autographed memorabilia, and more! And fifteen of our fantasmical Blueprint ensembles will be performing throughout the day and evening, as well.

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Saturday Market Kids' Korner

Saturday Market Kids’ Korner “Sunday is Fun Day” w/ Portland Children’s Museum @ Portland Saturday Market | Free, Water Fun

Portland Saturday Market and Portland Children’s Museum have teamed up on Sunday 6/2 promoting Portland Children’s Museum water play activity.Children can use different tools to explore water sensory and use aquatic animals to engage in imaginary play.

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The Face of Another @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Japanese New Wave, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

May 31 – June 2 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – For his second adaptation of a Kobo Abe novel, Hiroshi Teshigahara overcomes the tough task of translating the existential, monologue driven writing of The Face of Another to the screen. The story centers on a chemist whose face becomes disfigured as the result of an […]

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Pedalpalooza 2019

2019 Portland Pedalpalooza Event Schedule: Naked Bike Rides, Parades, Family-Friendly Rides, Music, Bridges, & More!

June 1-30 – Portland’s gigantic annual bike festival Pedalpalooza kicks off this Saturday, June 1, and runs through June 30! There are currently more than 200 scheduled events including several naked bike rides, parades, themed rides, various music rides, & much more!

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Two Neighborhood Portland Farmers Markets Opening First Week of June! | Lents International Farmers Market on Sundays & Kenton Farmers Market on Wednesdays

Lents International Farmers Market opens Sunday, June 2 and Kenton Farmers Market opens on Wednesday, June 5. Stock up on fresh produce, enjoy a hot meal, and treat yourself to a bouquet or something sweet, all while enjoying local musicians in your community.

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MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Multnomah County Fair, Wine Country Without the Drive, Brunch, Dueling Pianos & More! | May 23-27, 2019

Memorial Day Weekend is here, Portland! Toast the start of summer w/ Cocktails for a Cause, or visit Wine Country without the Drive! Festival Season starts with Multnomah County Fair. And the Rose Festival Fireworks are Friday!

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Woman in the Dunes (35mm)

Woman in the Dunes (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Japanese New Wave, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

May 24-26 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Based on the existentialist novel by Kōbō Abe with the Japanese title 砂の女 (Suna no onna) translated to the English title The Woman in the Dunes. Director Teshigahara reanimates shifting sand as its own dynamic character in a desolate landscape where only arthropods and crustacea crawl.

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