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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Clark County Fair, Tualatin Crawfish Festival, Fremont Fest, Soulful Giving Blanket Concert & More! | August 2-5, 2018

Hello, Portland! It’s a perfect weekend for Soulful Giving Blanket Concert! Spice things up at Tualatin Crawfish Festival or cool off at H2Ok – Oregon’s Largest Water Balloon Fight. And Clark County Fair starts Friday!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100): Pride Parties & Events, Father’s Day, Celebrate the City Festival, Brew Camp, Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts & More! | June 14-17, 2018

Hello, Portland! The Rose City celebrates Pride this weekend with many parties, brunch, dance events & more! We’re also celebrating Dad w/ brunch & cruises. Look to the skies for Wings of Freedom Tour or turn on your imagination at Portland Air Guitar Championships. And grab the kiddos for PDX Parent’s FREE Celebrates The City […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,650): Pickles Baseball, Dash to Doughnuts, Pedalpalooza, Storytelling & More! | May 31-June 3, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and Summer is practically here – The Pickles season opener is Thursday! Enjoy a sweet treat after running in Dash to Doughnuts, or try something new during Pedalpalooza! Portland Cider is releasing their special Pineapple brew with a Luau on Saturday & Hawthorne Ghost Tours start back up! And […]

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MANY Portland Mother’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,600): Brunch, Gift Ideas, Plant & Garden Fair, Glam Her!, GeekCraft Expo, Wine Tour & More! | May 10-13, 2018

Hello, Portland! Celebrate your Mom this weekend with a breakfast or dinner cruise, or how about a wine tour. There’s still time to make a Tea reservation at Pix Patisserie. Lots of opportunities for Brunch With Mom and find cute goodies at Camas Plant & Garden Fair. Party for a good cause at Glam Her! […]

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Big Hunger @ Marylhurst University | Free, Discussion on The Unholy Alliance between Corporate America and Anti-Hunger Groups

May 17 @ Marylhurst University – In Big Hunger, author Andrew Fisher argues that many key anti-hunger advocates are missing an essential element of the problem: economic inequality driven by low wages. His research finds that efforts to end hunger, reduce obesity, and reform farm subsidies are compromised by corporate interests.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,550): Cinco de Mayo, Kentucky Derby, Walk/Run for the Animals, Great Inflatable Race & More! | May 3-6, 2018

Hello, Portland! Cinco de Mayo is Saturday and we’ve got lots of great parties. drink specials, Food Specials music & more! Get dressed up and watch the Kentucky Derby at several watch parties. Feel like a kid again at Great Inflatable Race or get active with your pup at Southwest Humane Society’s Walk/Run for the […]

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Women’s Empowerment & Leadership Summit

Junior League of Portland Presents 2018 Rose City Women’s Summit @ Downtown Hilton | Women’s Empowerment & Leadership Summit Featuring #MeToo Founder & Activist Tarana Burke

May 11 @ Hilton – The Rose City Women’s Summit is a day-long leadership and professional development conference open to all women in our community. The theme is Diversity and Inclusion and the Junior League is honored to feature Tarana Burke, activist and founder of the #MeToo Movement. The Summit will offer opportunties for workshops, […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400): Soul’d Out Music Festival, 420 Events, Parties & Celebrations, Gorge Artists Tour, Blazers, Earth Day Opportunities & More! | April 19-22, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and we’ll be celebrating 420 all weekend long! See dozens of great artists at Soul’d Out Music Festival and Hip Chicks Do Wine is pairing wine & cheese. Drag Queen Brunch is at Night Light Lounge & Oregon Trail Rally car race is at PIR Friday. And this weekend […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250): Blazers Playoffs, Video Dance Attack Anniversary, Portland Cider House Party, Hannibal Buress & More! | April 12-15, 2018

Hello, Portland! It’s Thursday and that’s All Day Happy Hour at Bar Vivant. Learn valuable knowledge for FREE at these Sustainable Gardening Workshops. Video Dance Attack celebrates 13 years this weekend and Portland Cider House celebrates 3 years!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050): Celebration of Syrah, La Belle, Swap Meet, Thanksgiving Play, Whoopee! & More! | April 5-8, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and Celebration of Syrah is at Edgefield. Find answers at Answer2Cancer, and Quarterworld is celebrating 2 years. Blueprint Choral Ensemble is hosting two free concerts and Thanksgiving Play continues. La Belle opens Friday, and shop miles of goods at Portland International Raceway Auto Swap Meet.

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2018 Answer2Cancer @ Portland’s Doubletree by Hilton, Lloyd Center | FREE, Patient Education Summit Planned By Cancer Patients for Cancer Patients & Caregivers, Meet w/ Experts, Special Youth Session, & More!

April 7 @ DoubleTree by Hilton – Those undergoing cancer treatment (and their caregivers) know there is so much to know. Answer2Cancer has been created to help patients and their caregivers/ helpers overcome the challenges of treatments and learn helpful, healthful survivor strategies. We’re creating community for patients with all types of cancer. We don’t […]

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2018 Answer2Cancer @ Portland’s Doubletree by Hilton, Lloyd Center | FREE, Patient Education Summit Planned By Cancer Patients for Cancer Patients & Caregivers, Meet w/ Experts, Special Youth Session, & More!

April 7 @ DoubleTree by Hilton – Those undergoing cancer treatment (and their caregivers) know there is so much to know. Answer2Cancer has been created to help patients and their caregivers/ helpers overcome the challenges of treatments and learn helpful, healthful survivor strategies. We’re creating community for patients with all types of cancer. We don’t […]

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($450+): Chinese New Year, KidFest!, Valentine’s Day Weekend, Whoopee! & More! | February 15-18, 2018

Hello, Portland! There’s still time to celebrate Mardi Gras & Valentine’s Day in Portland. Chinese New Year starts Friday. Experience Theatere Project’s Immersive Mystery Experience The Mousetrap opens this weekend. Get ideas at MarryMe! Wedding events & Hip Chicks Do Wine celebrates Galentine’s Day.

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50+ Portland Valentine’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,350+): Sportsmen’s Show, Mardi Gras Ball, Dinner, Music, Storytelling & More! | February 8-11, 2018

Hello, Portland! Valentine’s Day is next week and we’ve got of great ideas to surprise your crush! And Portland knows how to pull off a grand Mardi Gras celebration! The Sportsmen’s Show is already under way at Portland Expo, and there’s still time to get delicious handmade chocolates for the big day!

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90+ Portland Halloween Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): Costume Parties, Events, Haunted Houses, Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes & More! | October 26-29, 2017

Trick or Treat, Portland! Halloween weekend is here! Tickets are going fast for huge costume parties Erotic Ball, 80s Video Dance Attack’s MONSTER 2-Floor Halloween Party, Howl Halloween Party, Portland Spirit’s Halloween Boo! Cruise , Phantom PDX Halloween, Bollywood Horror XV & More! + Haunted Houses & Corn Mazes.

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Writing Through the Body™ Character Motivation Retreat

Writing Through the Body: Character Motivation Retreat @ Kennedy School | Immerse Yourself in a Day of Writing, Learn the 7 Essential Level s of Character Development

December 3 @ Kennedy School – Join Johnnie Mazzocco for the first in a series of 4 workshops to learn about the 7 essential levels of character development and how the practical and proven techniques taught with the Writing Through the Body process can help you create complex characters, deepen your writing practice, and move […]

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): 13th Door Haunted House, FrightTown, Run Like Hell, Disney on Ice, Bootlegger Party & More! | October 19-22, 2017

Hello Portland, the weekend is back! This weekend you can Run Like Hell through Downtown Portland, Go back in time w/ Bootlegger Party and the Saturday Night Flashback Cruise. And Halloween is coming up fast + Haunted Houses & Corn Mazes.

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Fall Home Show, Gem & Mineral Show, Kölsch Festival, VegFest & More! | October 12-15, 2017

Hello Portland, the weekend is back and Fall is in full swing! Fall Home Show is at Expo Center. See all the shiny things at the Gem & Mineral Show, and toast the weekend at Kölsch Festival, and learn more about plant-based living at VegFest! Walk with the Spirits w/ Portland Japanese Garden’s “Noh on […]

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): The Wedge Cheese Festival, Haunted Corn Maze, Hawthorne Ghost Tour, HP Lovecraft Film Festival & More! | October 5-8, 2017

Hello Portland, the weekend is back and fall is here! There’s Twin Peaks Trivia tonight, and The Wedge Cheese Festival is Saturday! Bella Organic’s Haunted Corn Maze opens Friday and Tropitaal is at Goodfoot + Halloween is coming up fast!

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): Corn Maze, Portland Picnic, Comedy, La La Land in Concert & More! | September 7-10, 2017

Hello Portland, the weekend is back and we’ve got some great ideas to fill your weekend. Tony Starlight is hosting a Tribute to Television. The RIP CITY corn maze is open at Bella Organic. Gary Owen headlines Helium, and Broncho is at Star Theater Saturday. Halloween is just around the corner!

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250+): Beloved Music Festival, Vancouver Brewfest, PDX Drive-in Spectacular, Cannabis Growers Fair & More! | August 10-13, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and Portland is full of summertime fun! Vancouver Brewfest kicks off Friday and Clark County Fair continues. Hip Chicks Do Wine hosts FREE Ladies Night Friday and see the best the state has to offer at Oregon Cannabis Growers Fair.

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600+): Northwest String Summit, Queer Comedy Festival, Cherry Celebration, Highland Games & More! | July 13-16, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and Portland is a great place to be! Queer Comedy Festival kicks off today, and Norm Macdonald headlines Helium. NW’s Largest Garage Sale & Vintage Sale is Saturday. Dig out your kilt for the Portland Highland Games. And discover treasures and more at the Summer Antique and Collectible Show!

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July 17: Science on Tap — Microbes and the Human Gut  - Repeat! @ Alberta Rose Theatre

Science on Tap — Microbes and the Human Gut — Repeat! @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Learn What the Microbiome is And How It Can Get Out of Balance

July 17 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – The human body has trillions of cells, but only about 1/10th of those cells are actually human. The rest are microbes that live in and on our bodies, and collectively they’re called the “human microbiome,” and we couldn’t survive without them.

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60+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Pride Weekend, Father’s Day Brunch & Events, Oregon Garden Beerfest, Cider Summit, Grateful Dad Half Marathon, Porklandia & More! | June 15-18, 2017

Hello Portland, It’s Pride Weekend & Father’s Day is Sunday. Celebrate Dad w/ Cider, Beer, Pork, Running, Brunch & More! Craig Robinson headlines helium and ChickTech conference is all weekend. Chase the music and get out of town for 4 Peaks Music Festival or Vans Warped Tour!

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Beer Festivals, Midsummer Festival, Cork & Craft, Sangria Party, Music & More! | June 8-11, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and beer festival season is heating up! Get spooked at Portland Horror Film Festival or treat the family to Scandinavian Midsummer Festival. Score huge discounts on brand new merch at FINDpdx Summer Edition. Kick off PRIDE week w/ Some Like it Brunch – DRAG BRUNCH & catch your own […]

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Cheers to Belgian Beers Festival, Pints in the Pearl, Modern Home Tour, Pedalpalooza, Storytelling & More! | June 1-4, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back! Portland has lots of tasty brews to try this weekend at Belgian Beers Festival and Pints in the Pearl. Tour several beacons of design on the Modern Home Tour. See how high the waters rose on the The Great Flood of 1894 Portland Walking Tour. And get ahead next […]

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