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Angamazad

The Fox & Beggar Theater presents Angamazad | Musical Theater & Cirque Adaptation of 1,001 Arabian Nights

September 22-24 @ Alberta Abbey – The Fox & Beggar Theater invites you to step into the pages of an ancient story book. Here, you will find fairies and djinn. You will find rituals of grieving, and of enduring. You will find mad poets and ancient Shaikhs; circus tricks and magic doors; the ghost dances […]

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Fall RV & Van Show, Tiny House Living Festival, Mount Angel Oktoberfest, Polish Festival, FEAST Portland, George Takei & More! | September 14-17, 2017

Hello Portland, the weekend is back and rain is on the way! Raise a drink for dogs at tonight’s Pints For Pups. Check out tiny living at Tiny Living Festival. Prost at Dogtoberfest, Mount Angel Oktoberfest & Oktoberfest Brewfest! Save some room for Pierogis and sausage at Polish Festival. Halloween is just around the corner!

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Win Tickets ($32): Back Fence PDX: Mainstage – CATS @ Alberta Rose Theater | Live Storytelling. No Lies, No Notes, No Memorization

September 16 @ Alberta Rose Theater – We are excited to bring back another round of Back Fence PDX: MAINSTAGE on SEPT 16 at the Alberta Rose Theater. We’ve got a passel of local favorites mixed with an out-of-towner and a newer face for our stage all telling true never-been-told funny, poignant, scary, possibly at […]

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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 Labor Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($400+): Bite of Oregon, Drag Queen Brunch, New England Clambake & More! | August 31-September 4, 2017

Hello Portland, Labor Day Weekend is here we’ve got lots of things cross off your summer checklist! Bite of Oregon opens Friday, Enjoy mimosas and delish bloody marys at Sunday’s Drag Queen Brunch. Discover Portland’s hidden secrets w/ Urban Adventure Quest’s Scavenger Hunt Adventure, and nosh on fresh Main lobster & steamed clams & Mussels […]

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Portland Labor Day Swifts

40+ Portland & Oregon 2017 Labor Day Weekend Events: Concerts, Festivals, Parties, Food & Drink

The 2017 Labor Day Weekend takes place August 31-September 4. There are many great Portland and Oregon events all weekend including watching the Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School. As always, we have a large list of events and tips for you to enjoy the city or travel.

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Urban Tellers

Tell Your Story w/ Portland Story Theater’s Urban Tellers Refugee / Immigrants Edition | Art of Personal Narrative Workshop, Multiple Dates, Featuring True Personal Stories

Portland Story Theater is thrilled to be creating a very special edition of Urban Tellers®, featuring the stories of people from the refugee and immigrant community in Portland, Oregon. We have won a grant from the Oregon Cultural Trust which will enable us to make this dream a reality.

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,150+): Project Pabst, KURIOS, Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival, SakeOne Summer Fest & more! | August 24-27, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and fall is coming up fast! Project Pabst returns to Waterfront Park Saturday & Sunday. Sake One hosts their Summer Fest. Cirque du Soleil starts KURIOS tonight. Mayweather battles McGregor on Saturday, and Labor Day Weekend is next week!

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70+ Portland Eclipse Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,150+): Beer & Music Festival, Solar Watch Parties, Garrison Keillor, Alien Zoo & More! | August 17-20, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and Portland is at full of events from out of the this world! See if you can escape the Alien Zoo or sip unlimited samples at Portland Beer & Music Festival. Kick back to the 80s with Pop Rocks! or 80s Video Dance Attack. Stock up Saturday at Pacifica […]

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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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Win Tickets ($30): Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show @ Bossanova Ballroom | Freebies, Raffle, Burlesque, Comedy, Drag, Sex-themed Storytelling & More!

August 20 @ Bossanova Ballroom – Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show is a once a month live stage show produced and hosted by sex educator and comedic storyteller Amory Jane. It is a two hour show with a variety of acts from some of Portland’s most talented performers, and the theme is that all acts […]

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Erotic Ball

2017 Portland Erotic Ball Sexy Halloween Party @ Crystal Ballroom | Costume Contest, 3 Floors, Fetish Demos, Live Band, Burlesque, Sasha Scarlett & More!

October 28 @ Crystal Ballroom – The 18th Annual Portland Erotic Ball returns to the historic Crystal Ballroom on Saturday, October 28th for a dazzling display of eye candy, dancing, glamour and tempatation! Headlining the event this year is the popular Portland band, Soul Vaccination, and Emmy-nominated comic and hostess, Sasha Scarlett.

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Fremont Fest, Tualatin Crawfish Festival, Indo Expo, Burger Month & More! | August 3-6, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back we’ve got lots of cool ways to beat the heat! Fremont Fest is Saturday, and check out all things cannabis at Indo Expo. EastBurn kicks off Burger Month, and Kabuki costume is on display at Portland Japanese Garden. The Portland Pickles made the playoff and Clark County Fair starts […]

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Bite & Brew of Salem, Tea Fest PDX, Pickles Brewfest, River Cruises, Flicks on the Bricks & More! | July 20-23, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and the Plucky Maidens are in town! Relax at Bite & Brew of Salem or watch The Connection at 5th Avenue Cinema. Check out the inaugural Tea Fest PDX or cheer on the home team at Pickles Brewfest. And this weekend is a perfect time to get on Portland’s […]

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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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100+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Mississippi Street Fair, Lavender Daze Festival, Art & Wine Fair, Fueled by Wine & More! | July 6-9, 2017

Hello Portland, Summer is in full swing and we’ve got lots of ideas to fill up your weekend! Head to English Estate Winery in Vancouver for the Summer Art & Wine Fair. Run for Wine at Fueled by Wine Half Marathon. Get some color at Hood River’s annual Lavender Daze Festival. And be sure to […]

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Win Tickets ($36): Back Fence PDX: Russian Roulette @ Curious Comedy Theater | Live storytelling. No lies. No notes. No time.

July 8 @ Curious Comedy Theater – We are excited to bring back another round of Back Fence: RUSSIAN ROULETTE on JULY 8 at Curious Comedy theater! RR is our high stakes, high-risk live storytelling show where six seasoned performers spin a giant game show wheel filled with mystery prompts.

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2017 OPsFest: Free Shakespeare Performances in Portland Parks | Schedule: All’s Well That Ends Well, Julius Caesar, Romeo & Juliet, The Tempest & 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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100+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): BrewFest in the Park, Oregon Zoo Concerts, Tequila Festival, World Naked Bike Ride, Romper Con & More! | June 22-25, 2017

Hello Portland, Summer is officially here! Brewfest in the Park is at Overlook, and you can hop a ride to the Tequila Hideaway. World Naked Bike Ride is Saturday night and Rose City Rollers are hosting their Hometown Throwdown! Head out of town for wines & music at Estacada Uncorked.

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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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Win Tickets ($66): UPLIFT in Collaboration with Beloved Presents UPLIFT Talks @ Revolution Hall | Featuring Prince Ea, Bruce Lipton PhD. & Ayla Nereo

June 8 @ Revolution Hall – UPLIFT Talks present exciting new ideas, unique perspectives, innovative solutions and uplifting stories. Join internationally renowned video poet Prince EA and Cellular Biologist Bruce Lipton PHD as they explore the meeting point between Art and Science, taking participants on an immersive journey that will shift our perspective from one […]

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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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Imago Theatre’s Presents The Reunion

Imago Theatre’s Presents The Reunion | Comedy, Six Characters in Search of the Punch

June 9-24 @ Imago Theatre – The Reunion will tease your comedic palate on a ride of twists, turns and bends that only a director/writer, Carol Triffle, can orchestrate. An original comedy starring Danielle Vermette and Jerry Mouawad. Delores’s (Danielle Vermette) dying wish is to attend high her school reunion but perhaps she’s at the […]

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Win Festival Passes ($60): Portland Storytellers’ Guild Storytelling Festival @ Hipbone Studio | NSFW – Tales of Wit and Wildness Not Suitable for Work!, Sarah Hauser Festival of Stories Storython

June 2-3 @ Hipbone Studio – Join us for a night of stories “NSFW” (not suitable for work) by seven stars of our 2016-17 season. Then the next night, see a dozen tellers compete for spots in next season’s schedule with five-minute stories.

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Win Tickets ($40): Risk! @ Revolution Hall | Live Show & Podcast, True Storytelling, “Jaw-dropping, Hilarious & Just Plain Touching”

June 9 @ Revolution Hall – RISK! is a live show and podcast where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share. Founded in 2009 by Kevin Allison of MTV’s legendary sketch comedy show, The State, RISK! has been downloaded tens of millions of times and has featured incredible true stories from […]

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