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Win Tickets ($40): Back Fence PDX: Mainstage @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Theme: Snapshot, Stories Based on Evocative Moments & Memories

March 11 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – Five people telling stories on the theme SNAPSHOT. Think stories based on evocative moments and memories, images that get stuck in the mind, images you wish you could forget or remember, things that cannot be unseen, things misremembered, recurring dreams, identity, memory collages…

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Quixotic - GRAVITY OF CENTER

Win Tickets ($50): Quixotic: Gravity of Center @ Revolution Hall | Mesmerizing, Fusing Movement, Sound and Technology

March 23 @ Revolution Hall – Pushing the limits of body and mind, Gravity of Center illustrates that creative expression is the vehicle through which we ask unanswerable questions. By defying the limits of the human body, expanding the capacity of the human heart, and bending the very rules of physics, Gravity of Center turns […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): POWFest, Antique & Collectible Show, Engage Conference, Wine & Girl Scout Cookies & More! | March 2-5, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and spring is nearly here! Spice up your outdoor space w/ Deck, Fence and Outdoor Living Expo. POWFest spotlights female directors, and see stars in the making w/ The Second City: Improv All-Stars. Visit nostalgia w/ Spring Antique & Collectible Show, Hip Chicks pairs our two favorite things: Wine […]

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Tall Tales, Short Tales, and “Porky Pies” (downright lies.)

Portland Storytellers’ Guild Presents Tall Tales, Short Tales and Porky Pies (Downright Lies) @ Hipbone Studios | Storytelling Featuring Anne Penfound and Holly Robison

March 4 @ Hipbone Studio – Join tongue-in-cheek storytellers Anne Penfound, Holly Robison who will be joined by Duo Artemisia (Diana Tracy and Kathleen Wilkins) for an evening of magical tales embroidered with a smattering of truth, wisdom, wondrous exaggeration and a good deal of humor and, thanks to Duo Artemisia, truly infectious music.

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Mary Poppins

Fly High w/ Mary Poppins @ Sunset High School | A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Musical Adventure featuring Live Orchestra, Flying Nanny & More!

March 9-11, 16-18 @ Sunset High School – A live orchestra, a flying nanny, and a chorus of roof dancing​ ​chimney sweeps will bring London’s skyline to life as ​​​Sunset High School’s theater department presents one of the most treasured stories of our time, ​​​Mary Poppins​​​, starting March 9, at Sunset High School.

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Dinner Detective

Get Away With Murder w/ The Dinner Detective March 11! | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S. Everyone’s Suspect

Portland, OR – The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, and the killer might […]

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PDX Story Theater Luck of the Irish

Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Luck of the Irish @ Fremont Theater | Music by Brian Ó hAirt of Bua, Stories & Limericks

March 10 @ Fremont Theater – Get your St. Paddy’s groove on in true Irish fashion with Portland Story Theater’s show Luck of the Irish. There will be plenty of music, rambunctious entertainment, and stories that are sure to lighten your spirit. Fueled by the legacy of Irish legend, luck, and love, this evening promises […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($500+): Cannabis Collaborative Conference, Mardi Gras Ball, 80s New Wave, International Film Festival & More! | February 16-19, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back! Fat Tuesday isn’t until Feb. 28, but the party starts early this weekend w/ Mardi Gras Ball. Meet industry experts at Cannabis Collaborative Conference. Celebrate 100 Years of Recorded Jazz Thursday at Fremont Theater or Kid’s Fest! SportsFest at Portland Expo. And Portland International Film Festival continues through next […]

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queerstoryjam

Back Fence PDX Presents Queer Story Jam @ Doug Fir Lounge | Featuring Sasha Scarlett, Caitlin Weierhauser, The Rotties, Simon Tam, The Slants

February 20 @ Doug Fir Lounge -Sasha Scarlett brings LGBTQ Storyteller Theater + Music event called Queer Story Jam! to the Doug Fir Lounge and Jupiter Hotel on Monday, February 20th with an amazing lineup including Simon Tam of The Slants fresh off appearing before SCOTUS, Belinda Carroll, Jimmy Radosta, Jeffrey Robert. Co-produced with Caitlin […]

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Dinner Detective

Get Away With Murder w/ The Dinner Detective @ Courtyard Marriott Portland | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S. Everyone’s Suspect

February 24 @ Courtyard Marriott – The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, and […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Valentine’s Day Events, Dinner, Gifts, Reservations, International Film Fest, My Muddy Valentine & More! | February 9-12, 2017

Hello Portland! Valentine’s Day is next week but a lot of events are happening this weekend, including My Muddy Valentine, Storytelling, Pinot + Chocolate Pairings, 80’s Valentine’s Prom, BeerQuest Walking Tours’ Haunted Valentine’s Day Pub Tour & More!

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NerdNightOut presents: The Doubleclicks, Joseph Scrimshaw and special guests

Win Tickets ($30): Portland #NerdNightOut: The Doubleclicks, Joseph Scrimshaw & Special Guests @ Doug Fir Lounge | Nerd Folk, Star Wars, Cats, Dinosaurs & More! 2017 Valentine’s Day Weekend

February 12 @ Doug Fir Lounge – Join Portland’s nerd-folk band The Doubleclicks and comedian/writer/internet funny-man Joseph Scrimshaw for #NerdNightOut, an evening of feel-good comedy for the nerd in everyone. Expect Star Wars, social justice, cats, and dinosaurs! Doug Fir Lounge, 21+. Doors at 7:00 pm, show at 8:00.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850+): International Auto Show, First Taste Oregon, 80s Weekend, Chinese New Year & More! | January 26-29, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is here and it’s 80s weekend at Crystal Ballroom. The International Auto Show is here and Fertile Ground Festival & Reel Music Festival continues. Celebrate Chinese New Year w Lan Su Garden + Valentine’s Day is right around the corner – get your reservations now!

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PdxStoryTheater_Kiss-and-Tell

Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Kiss & Tell @ Fremont Theater | Valentine’s Day Weekend, Live Music, Raffle, 2 Nights of Real & True Love Stories

February 10-11 @ Fremont Theater – Portland Story Theater presents 2 nights of real, true love stories — Kiss and Tell delivers on the promise of a romantic evening — young love, old love, queer love, true love, and lovesick love, all woven together in an intimate evening of story theater.

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My Muddy Valentine

Take a Roll in the Mud w/ Your Sweetheart @ My Muddy Valentine Fun Run! | 5K Obstacle Mud Run, Beer, Food, Hot Showers, Mimosas & Music!

February 11 @ Lee Farms – Join us Valentine’s weekend for a super fun and unique way to celebrate your love (or find a new one)…by getting down and dirty with us! Lots of mud, fun and semi- challenging obstacles, food, drinks, music, bonfires and much more!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Fertile Ground Festival, Chocolate Festival, Job Networking, Beer, Reel Music, Dog Show & More! | January 19-22, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and the thaw is on! Cure that cabin fever w/ Fertile Ground Festival & Chocolate Festival. Get all the cuddles at the Rose City Classic Dog Show & make some new connections at Pipeline’s Job Networking Event. And be sure to stop by EastBurn to try Two Flowers India […]

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Nansen of the North

Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, in Nansen of the North @ Fremont Theater | Part of Portland 2017 Fertile Ground Festival

January 20-21, 27 & 28 @ Fremont Theater – Before Amundsen, before Scott, before Shackleton, there was Fridtjof Nansen, the great Norwegian, the Father of polar travel, the one who showed them all how it could be done. Adventurer. Scientist. Explorer. Humanitaran. Nansen, who made the first ever crossing of Greenland on ski.

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The Fighter & The Kid Live

Win Tickets ($44): The Fighter & The Kid Live @ Aladdin Theater | Weekly Podcast Featuring UFC Heavyweight Brendan Schaub, Actor/comedian Bryan Callen

January 21 @ Aladdin Theater – The Fighter & The Kid is a weekly podcast featuring former UFC heavyweight Brendan “Big Brown” Schaub and actor/comedian Bryan Callen. It’s uncut and unedited and sometimes it’s just ridiculous.

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Win Tickets ($36): Urban Tellers First Fridays @ The Fremont Theater | Featuring 6 Tellers Sharing True 10 Minute Stories, Drinks, Jazz

February 3 @ Fremont Theater – Experience the real, true stories of the people of Portland. Unscripted. Unafraid. 6 tellers. 10 minutes each. Go! This Urban Tellers® features Lauren Gross (pictured), Maggie Bak, Allen Brown, Kate Raphael, Cynthia Hofmann, and Ashley Kaiser.

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URBAN MEADOW

BodyVox Presents Urban Meadow | A Celebration of BodyVox’s Most Popular Works

January 19-21 @ Lincoln Hall – A celebration of BodyVox’s most popular works, Urban Meadow features dances of sweeping beauty, intense physicality, and irreverent humor. Ranging from the mysterious to the romantic to the hilarious, Urban Meadow represents all the facets of BodyVox in an unforgettable program of dance theater that includes at least one […]

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