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70+ Portland Thanksgiving Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Tree Lighting, Black Friday, Cinnamon Bear, Wine Tasting, Holiday / Christmas Gift Ideas & More! | November 22-26, 2017

Hello, Portland, Thanksgiving Weekend is here! Portland’s Holiday Tree lights up Friday. Pittock Mansion is all prettied up for the holidays and now you can see wine country without the drive! Grab some holiday gifts at Small Business Saturday, sail to Maybeland w/ Cinnamon Bear or smash some cupcakes at La Fete du Macaron.

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Thanksgiving

2017 Portland Thanksgiving Weekend Events: Black Friday, Holiday Tree Lighting & More! + Ticket Giveaways!

In 2017, Thanksgiving takes place on November 23th and there will be celebrations all weekend including he Holiday / Christmas Tree lighting, Black Friday sales (Buy Local!), and more!

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Del McCoury Band

Win Tickets ($84): Del McCoury Band @ Aladdin Theater | Bluegrass, Jam Band

December 1 @ Aladdin Theater – For more than fifty years, Del McCoury’s music has defined authenticity for hard core bluegrass fans as well as a growing number of fans among those only vaguely familiar with the genre. McCoury is something special, a living link to the days when bluegrass was made only in hillbilly […]

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SALES

Win Tickets ($36): SALES @ Aladdin Theater | Indie Pop, Guitar Based Pop, w/ Chaos Chaos

December 3 @ Aladdin Theater – The Florida indie pop duo self-released their eponymous six-track debut EP on September 22, 2014 featuring the singles “renee”, “chinese new year”, “vow”, and “getting it on”, and were named “Ones to Watch” by Hype Machine + BBC Radio 6 Music. So far, the songs on SALES EP have […]

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La Fête du Macaron

La Fête du Macaron @ Pix Patisserie | Cupcake Stomp, Macaron Flavor Contest, 30 Flavors & More over Portland 2017 Thanksgiving Weekend

November 25 @ Pix Patisserie – Pix Pâtisserie celebrates the French Macaron once again at its annual La Fête du Macaron. Thirty colorful flavors will fill the pastry case while tantalizing the eyes and the taste buds. Go one step further and get a Macaronut, a deep fried macaron.

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Win Tickets ($75+): Frogz @ Imago Theatre | “A mastery of mime, dance and acrobatics,””Felliniesque mayhem,” Fun for The Whole Family

December 8, 2017 – January 7, 2018 @ Imago Theatre – Firefly eyes, hippos with insomnia, arrogant anteaters, introverted frogs, paradoxical polar bears, acrobatic worms, self-touting accordions and tricky penguins fill the stage with wonder, awe and humor.

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($500+): Friendsgiving, Portland Saturday Market Holiday Pop Up, Cat Show, Feckin Winter Wonderland Ale Festival, The Big Chill & More! | November 16-19, 2017

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Hip Chicks hosts Friendsgiving this weekend! Try out a dozen seasonal ales at Feckin Winter Wonderland Ale Festival and win some snow gear at The Big Chill. Jay Pharoah headlines Helium Comedy Club. See amazing kitties at Cat Fanciers Association Show and Portland Saturday Market Pop Up Shop opens […]

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Champagne Book

Champagne Book Signing (and Drinking) @ Pix Patisserie | w/ Author and Champagne Expert Peter Liem

November 18 @ Pix Patisserie – Author and Champagne expert Peter Liem will make a stop at Pix Pâtisserie on the book tour for his recent release Champagne: The Essential Guide to the Wines, Producers, and Terroirs of the Iconic Region. Drop in to meet the author, ask questions and have your book signed. We […]

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Friendsgiving Wine & Holiday Appetizers @ Hip Chicks Do Wine

Friendsgiving Wine & Holiday Appetizers @ Hip Chicks Do Wine | Dinner Pairings, Recipes, Bottle / Case Discounts, Portland Thanksgiving Wine

November 18-19 @ Hip Chicks Do Wine – Join us for a Pre-Thanksgiving Wine Tasting paired with some holiday appetizers. We’re pouring 6 of our wines perfect for your Holiday Dinners paired with 2 delectable appetizers for a $15 tasting fee. We’ll have recipes available for the appetizers and discounts on wine purchases—20% off of […]

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Asleep At The Wheel

Win Tickets ($60): Grammy Winners Asleep At The Wheel @ Aladdin Theater | Western Swing, Country, Americana

November 19 @ Aladdin Theater – Ray Benson founded Asleep at the Wheel in Paw Paw, West Virginia 46 years ago. Now based in Austin, the band holds 10 Grammy awards, 20 studio albums and 20 singles on the Billboard country charts. The Grammy Award-winning Still The King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and […]

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jay pharoah

Jay Pharoah @ Helium Comedy Club | Saturday Night Live, “White Famous”

November 17-19 @ Helium Comedy Club – Jay Pharoah is an American actor, stand-up comedian and impressionist. Pharoah spent six seasons on SNL with iconic turns as President Barack Obama, Will Smith, Denzel Washington, Stephen A. Smith and Kanye West, as well as his recurring character of school principal Daniel Frye. His new show “White […]

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head for the hills

Win Tickets ($20): Head for the Hills w/ Troubled Minds @ The Goodfoot | Bluegrass, Jazz, Hip Hop, Folk, Soul

November 16 @ Goodfoot – Potions and Poisons is the fourth album of original music from Head for the Hills, the Colorado based post-modern bluegrass outfit of Adam Kinghorn, Joe Lessard, Matt Loewen and Sam Parks. There’s no reinvention of the wheel here–no computer programmed banjo rolls or digitally arpeggiated fiddle lines.

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Dianne Reeves

Grammy Winner Dianne Reeves: Christmas Time Is Here @ Revolution Hall | 2017 Portland Holiday Event Featuring Jazzed Up Seasonal Favorites

December 5 @ Revolution Hall -Dianne Reeves’ Grammy® history tells it all. Reeves has won the Grammy ®-Award for Best Vocal Jazz Performance for three consecutive recordings and is the first to do this in any vocal category. Her unmistakable vocal prowess, improvisational virtuosity, and vocal style has led her to record and perform with […]

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Frogz @ Imago Theatre | “A mastery of mime, dance and acrobatics,””Felliniesque mayhem,” Fun for The Whole Family

December 8, 2017 – January 7, 2018 @ Imago Theatre – Firefly eyes, hippos with insomnia, arrogant anteaters, introverted frogs, paradoxical polar bears, acrobatic worms, self-touting accordions and tricky penguins fill the stage with wonder, awe and humor.

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Holiday Food & Gift Festival, Sherry Week, Hump!, Lit Crawl & More! | November 9-12, 2017

Miz Kitty is back with more juggling, dancing & music. Portland Youth Philharmonic Presents Beethoven’s 5th, and Sherry Week continues through Sunday. Learn more about living on the road at the Fall RV Show of Shows and Portland’s Holiday Tree arrives today! The holidays are coming up fast!

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Sam Bush

Win Tickets ($70): Grammy Award-Winning multi-instrumentalist Sam Bush @ Aladdin Theater | Americana, Bluegrass, Newgrass

November 11 @ Aladdin Theater – If joy were a person, he’d bring both peace and frenzy. He’d be full of music, light, and energy that soothes even as it stirs us up. Eyes closed, wire-rim glasses in place, mandolin pressed against his ribs, joy would be Sam Bush on a stage.

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Alejandro Escovedo

Win Tickets ($50): Alejandro Escovedo and The Burn Something Beautiful Band @ Aladdin Theater | Roots Rock, Americana

November 10 @ Aladdin Theater – Renowned songwriter, singer, true believer, Alejandro Escovedo released Burn Something Beautiful on October 28th, 2016 via Fantasy Records. The new album, Escovedo’s first solo endeavor since 2012’s highly acclaimed Big Station, is in actuality, a highly collaborative affair. Teaming with Peter Buck (R.E.M.) and Scott McCaughey (The Minus 5) […]

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