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Portland October 2015 First Thursday Events, Art Openings, Parties | Pearl, NW, SW, Old Town

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! A chill is in the air as fall temperatures move in. There are more than 50 galleries having openings this month, with most openings taking place in the Pearl district and Old Town/China Town. Most gallery openings begin at 5PM or 6PM and end at 9PM or 10PM. […]

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Portland Halloween Events

HUGE List of 2015 Portland Halloween Events, Parties, Costume Contests, Haunted Houses, & GIVEAWAYS!

Halloween is rapidly approaching and there are many great Portland parties, events, costume contests, trick or treating, & more! Below is our huge list of 2015 Halloween weekend events + GIVEAWAYS!

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Portland’s Davis Graveyard 2015 Halloween Schedule, Info & Photos | FREE, One of America’s Largest Home Haunts, 80+ Tombstones, Lights, Effects, Fog More!

Milwaukie’s famous haunted yard is returning for its 15th year!. With full light, sound, video and fog effects on Friday & Sunday nights, the family friendly decorations are viewable every night. This elaborate yard display is not a haunted house and is free to view from the street. Stop by their Open House on October […]

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La Lluvia / RAIN: Nine Northwest Artists Interpret Rain @ Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River | Watercolor, Oil, Acrylic, Pastel, Photography, Poetry, Opening Reception Giveaway

October 2-31 @ Columbia Center for the Arts – Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River celebrates the Pacific Northwest’s iconic phenomenon with the October Gallery exhibition: La Lluvia/RAIN. The juried show, which was “precipitated” by more than a year of planning, brings together nine talented artists whose multimedia works delight in the mysterious […]

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Portland Nursery Fall Apple & Pear Tasting 2015 | FREE, 60+ Varieties, Samples, Scarecrow Contest, Fresh Pressed Cider Demos & More!

October 9-11 & 16-18 @ Portland Nursery – About the time the leaves begin to change color, it’s time to celebrate the abundance of apples and pears. We’re always well-supplied with a large variety of apples and pears to taste and purchase by the pound, as many as 60 different varieties in all!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($550+): Country Girl Run, Animal Aid, Corn Mazes & Haunted Attractions & More! | September 24-27, 2015

Hello Portland! First weekend of fall and it’s promising to be lovely! Take in amazing views of the Columbia & Cascade Mountains on the Country Girl Half Marathon & 10K. Time is running out to see the Vaux’s Swifts at Chapman School. Nails Hide Metal is playing a FREE concert tonight. This is your last weekend […]

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2015 Portland Halloween Pumpkin Festival @ Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm | Haunted Hay & Corn Maze, Paintball Zombie Hunt, Mud Run, Brewfest

September 25-October 31 @ Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm – It’s been a long, hot summer so there’s no better way to celebrate the first weekend in autumn than down on the farm. The Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm will host hundreds of families as they celebrate Pumpkin Fest from September 25 through October 31.This year kicks […]

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FREE Fridays & Saturdays @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Papi Sorrelis + Lark Knowles

September 25-26 @ Barrel Room – Dueling pianos is a great group party concept if (and only if) you get the right players in the correct venue. Mission Accomplished. Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($750+): Feast Portland, Mount Angel Oktoberfest, Fall RV & Van Show, Polish Festival & More! | September 17-20, 2015

Hello Portland! The last weekend of summer is upon us and Portland is loaded with things to do! Treat your tastebuds to Feast Oregon! The Mount Angel Oktoberfest and the Fall RB & Van Show both start today! Get your fill of pierogis at Polish Festival! Evo is hosting a huge Preseason Tent Sale! Halloween […]

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2015 Hood River County Pear Celebration & Harvest Festival | Freshly Picked Pears & Apples, Desserts, Wine, Lavender, Gift Shops, Specials

September 19-20: Pear celebration is an adventure for the family, with activities for everyone. Farms offer many varieties of fresh-picked pears, pear desserts, pear jams, and other pear treats. Other produce is readily available as well, including peaches, apples, and fresh vegetables. You’ll also find wineries, lavender farms, alpacas, and gift shops.

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Author Event w/ Joe Whitworth @ Powell’s City of Books | President of the Freshwater Trust, “Quantified: Redefining Conservation for the Next Economy”

September 18 @ Powell’s’ City of Books – Joe Whitworth, American author, patented inventor and president of The Freshwater Trust, a river restoration nonprofit based in Portland, will talk about his new book Quantified: Redefining Conservation for the Next Economy at Powell’s City of Books on September 18. The talk will begin at 7:30 p.m. […]

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Oktoberfest

2015 Mount Angel Oktoberfest is this Weekend! | Beer, Cider, Wine, Oregon’s Favorite Biergarten, Sausage, Alpenhorns, Car Show, Bavarian Band

September 17-20 – In the heart of Oregon’s hop growing region, Mount Angel’s family focused Oktoberfest brings 350,000 people to the Bavarian village every September. The Northwest’s oldest and best loved Folk Festival – celebrates the fruits of the harvest, with a nice focus on hops!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850+): Color Run, Concerts, Theater, Storytelling, Tilikum Crossing Opens & More! | September 10-13, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and we have a huge list of storytelling events, standup comedy and tons of amazing concerts! The weather is heating back up so consider taking a sightseeing cruise, or dance cruise! This weekend is the long anticipated opening of the Orange Line + Tilikum Crossing. Add some color to […]

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2015 Portland Belmont Street Fair is This Weekend! | Live Music, Art, Food & Drink, Entertainment, Family Friendly

September 12 – SE Belmont Street from 33rd to 39th will be closed to car traffic and filled with the lively sights that can only be seen on Belmont. The event features live music, beer gardens, over 200 vendors with great food and shopping, an Artist Alley on 34th and kids area with bounce house. […]

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Win All Festival Passes ($100): Mount Angel Oktoberfest 2015 | Beer, Cider, Wine, Oregon’s Favorite Biergarten, Sausage, Alpenhorns, Car Show, Bavarian Band

September 17-20 – In the heart of Oregon’s hop growing region, Mount Angel’s family focused Oktoberfest brings 350,000 people to the Bavarian village every September. The Northwest’s oldest and best loved Folk Festival – celebrates the fruits of the harvest, with a nice focus on hops!

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Catch the Orange – First Light @ Zidell Yards | TriMet Lights Up Tilikum Crossing on Thursday! Beer Garden, Ice Cream, Food Carts, Music & More!

September 10 @ Zidell Yards – Soon you’ll be able to catch the Orange into SE Portland, but first we’ve got to turn the lights on! Celebrate Bridge City’s newest bridge on Thursday as they flip the switch w/ a free party at Zidell Yards including limited edition beer, ice cream + food, music & […]

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First Thursday

Portland September First Thursday Events, Art Openings, Parties | Pearl, NW, SW, Old Town, 2015 Labor Day Weekend

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Pleasant weather is expected for this evening and it’s a perfect way to start your Labor Day Weekend Holiday! There are more than 50 galleries having openings this month, with most openings taking place in the Pearl district and Old Town/China Town. Most gallery openings begin at 5PM […]

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Mount Angel Oktoberfest 2015 | Beer, Cider, Wine, Oregon’s Favorite Biergarten, Sausage, Alpenhorns, Car Show, Bavarian Band

September 11-14 – In the heart of Oregon’s hop growing region, Mount Angel’s family focused Oktoberfest brings 350,000 people to the Bavarian village every September. The Northwest’s oldest and best loved Folk Festival – celebrates the fruits of the harvest, with a nice focus on hops!

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Portland Labor Day Weekend: Oregon Symphony Concert @ Waterfront Park | FREE, Fireworks, Cannons, 20,000+ People

September 3 @ Waterfront Park – Time to start planning for your Labor day weekend in Portland. The Oregon Symphony kicks off its new season with their 19th annual concert at the Waterfront Park on September 3. 20,000 people are expected to attend the event which includes music, dancing, fireworks, cannons, and more. Plus, it’s […]

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Portland 2015 Labor Day Weekend Fun: Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School | Pictures & Video

Get those instagram filters ready! The Chapman Swifts Watch starts next week in NW Portland. Crowds gather one hour before sunset every night in September to watch thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in the city as they prepare to migrate to Central America and Venezuela! Below are more pictures and a video trailer for “On […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): CannaGrow Expo, Anime, Viva Tequila PDX, WinCo Foods Portland Open & More! | August 27-30, 2015

Hello Portland! Summer’s winding down, but it’s not over yet! Enjoy your last weekend before Labor Day with tasty brews and music at WinCo Foods Portland Open. OMSI is hosting their last Anime Film Festival of 2015, and Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Companion is at Oregon Zoo. Stop by Bar Vivant for Flamenco Fridays and […]

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Streetcar Bistro & Taproom

FREE Live Music Nights @ Portland’s Streetcar Bistro & Taproom | 30 Rotating Taps, w/ Bob Rainwater, The Alkis, The Sale & more!

From our sponsors: Live Music Nights Sunday – Thursday: 11am – 11pm | Friday & Saturday: 11am – 1am More info: streetcarbistro.com Streetcar Bistro & Taproom 1101 NW Northrup St, Portland, OR 97209 (503) 227-2988 Streetcar Bistro & Taproom is the Portland Pearl District’s Premier Beer and Brown Bar. Featuring 30 rotating craft beer taps, […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): MusicFestNW, Jade Night Market, UNWIND & More! | August 20-23, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend has returned and brought us  MusicfestNW! Head out to the farm this weekend for Farm to Plate Dinners @ Kruger’s Farm or Sounds & Tastes of the Farm Harvest Festival! Find treasure at  Junk Refunk Street Market in Canby or enjoy signature cocktails at UNWIND: A Prelude to Spiritsfest. Saturday is the final Jade […]

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Junk Refunk

2015 Junk Refunk Street Market in Canby | Vintage, Recycled & Upcycled Goods, 50+ Vendors, Music, Activities for the Kids & More!

August 22nd 2015 from 10am-5pm Canby will experience its first Junk Refunk Street Market for all those that love anything Vintage, Recycled, Up cycled, Re-loved both for the home and garden. There are over 50 vendors all offering something different along with artisans, music, food and fun for the kids.

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