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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Cruises, Shakespeare, Farm Dinners, Outdoor Music & More! | July 30-August 2, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend is here! There’s plenty of ways to beat the heat. Floater is at Crystal Ballroom, and  Grammy Winners Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell are at the Zoo this weekend. Today is Last Thursday on Alberta. Stay cool at Ball Gowns to Bloomers, Adobe Photo Jam  or Ripley’s Believe it or Not. Or […]

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2017 Portland Last Thursday On Alberta Info: Street Closures, Parking, Vendors, Noise, Bathrooms, Etc

2015 Portland Last Thursday On Alberta Info: Street Closures, Parking, Vendors, Noise, Bathrooms, Etc

Last Thursday is back for 2015! Alberta Street between 15th and 30th Avenues will be closed for Last Thursday at 6 p.m. and reopen at 9:30 p.m. There will be many art openings, live music and plenty of fun to be had!

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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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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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Photo Jam

Portland 2015 Adobe Photo Jam @ Left Bank Annex | Free 2-Part Photo Experience, Celebration of Creativity and Photography

July 30 @ LeftBank Annex – As part of a unique, two-part (creation and presentation) photography event, photographers compete against each other. Fifteen to twenty selected photographers are notified of the photo assignment in the morning, they go out and shoot it however they envision it and then come in that evening to post process […]

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Portland Mondo Croquet & Mad Hatter Picnic

2015 Portland Mondo Croquet & Mad Hatter Picnic Pictures, Q&A, Instructions, & Info | Bowling Balls & Sledgehammers

Portland’s keeping it unusual this Sunday with the Annual Mondo Croquet World Championships and Mad Hatter Picnic. Players dress in traditional British Lawn Whites, or out of Alice in Wonderland, and use sledgehammers and bowling balls to play “American-Style Croquet”. It is free to play, and they have bowling balls to loan if you do […]

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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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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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Urban Crush Winery

2015 Grand Opening of Urban Crush Winery in SE Portland is This Weekend!

July 18 @ Urban Crush Winery – The way Laureen O’Brien sees it, her new Urban Crush Winery in Southeast Portland’s next hot neighborhood, Hosford-Abernethy, conjures visions of “adults at play”- meaning that while winemakers are busy producing wine on-site, Urban Crush’s tasting room and wine lounge at SE 7th Ave. and Lincoln will be […]

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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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Food Biz Road Trip

2015 Food Biz Road Trip – Fund/Sell/Save: Bootcamp for Food & Beer Business Owners | Free

On Saturday July 18th at 6pm, the 2015 Food Biz Road Trip hits its third city with a 90-minute food & beer biz ‘bootcamp’ at TENpod in Portland. This highly interactive crash course in funding, selling and saving for this rapidly growing – and highly competitive – industry, will equip local business owners with tools […]

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Berry Festival

2015 LifeWise Oregon Berry Festival in Portland’s Pearl District | FREE, Cooking Demos, Music, Sweet Treats

July 17-18 @ EcoTrust – Nothing says summer in Oregon more than plump ripe raspberries, blackberries, strawberries and blueberries. These iconic Oregon treats will be available fresh from the farm and in all sorts of unique and delicious products at the 5th Annual LifeWise Oregon Berry Festival, held at the Ecotrust Event Space in Portland.

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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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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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Portland Concerts in the Park - Mt Tabor

2015 Portland Concerts In The Park Schedule | Free, July & August

The 2015 Portland Concerts in the Park series kicks off July 6th and runs throughout July and August at parks across the city. The first concert will be Sellwood Riverfront Park in SE Portland. The concerts begin at 6:30PM except the Sunday concerts at Elizabeth Caruthers Park, which are at 3PM. All the concerts are […]

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Many Portland July 4th Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200): Fireworks, Blues Festival, Craft Beer Festival & More! | July 2-5, 2015

Hello Portland! Independence Day here here! We’ve got plenty of ways for you to celebrate America: Dinner by Fireworks, Waterfront Blues Fest, Sinful History tour & More! Save big at Columbia Gorge Premium Outlets weekend sale! Portland Craft Beer Festival is open all weekend! Don’t miss the fireworks and lumber games at Estacada Timber Festival! […]

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Portland-Fireworks-July 4th

Portland 2015 July 4th Weekend Events & Giveaways: Celebrations, Where To Watch Fireworks, Parades, Pictures

America celebrates Independence Day this weekend! As always, we have a large list of Portland July 4th weekend events including parties, dinners, shows, etc. This year, July 4th falls on Saturday, so there will be parties all weekend!

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Megan Rapinoe Women's World Cup

Portland Women’s World Cup Semifinal Watch Parties | USA vs Germany, Beer Garden, Food & Drink Specials

The United States plays the #1 ranked Germany in a semifinal World Cup match on Tuesday, June 30th at 4:30 p.m. in Montréal. There are several great places to watch in Portland including an outside beer garden on Hawthorne! The U.S. Women’s National Team includes Portland resident Abby Wambach, Thorns stars Alex Morgan & Tobin […]

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