50+ Portland Martin Luther King, Jr., Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Old Time Music Gathering, Portland Boat Show, IPA Challenge & More! | January 11-15, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Old Time Music Gathering is at Tiffany Center or try a taste and see how well you do at IPA Challenge. See a huge selection of recreational boats at Portland Boat Show. The Reunion opens this weekend at Imago Theatre and Miz Kitty’s Variety Show returns to Mission Theater.

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Portland in the News: No Pants MAX Ride; Mind Altering Video Games; & The Seedy 90s | January 11, 2018

Portland train riders kept the dream of No Pants MAX ride alive on Sunday. Dozens of people turned out Sunday to ride pants-less. Portland Timbers have announced their 2018 season schedule. Here are 10 games not to miss. And Portland’s groundbreaking ban on Fossil Fuel infrastructure lives another day after an appeals court finds it […]

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Win Tickets ($36): Stranger Than Fiction @ Echo Theater Company | Circus Arts, Dance, Narrative & Physical Theater, 2018 Fertile Ground Festival

January 19-28 @ Echo Theater -Truth can be something difficult to accept, something impossible to deny. Stranger Than Fiction is a collection of pieces exploring the overlap of circus arts, dance, narrative, and physical theater. Debuting new pieces by Echo Theater Company’s Truth Project and Tempos Contemporary Circus. Featuring a diverse, multi-generational cast.

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Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band

Win Tickets ($80): Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band @ Crystal Ballroom | Indie, Rock, Folk Rock

January 24 @ Crystal Ballroom – Josh Ritter’s acclaimed 20-year career as a songwriter and musician reaches new heights with the release of his ninth full-length album, Gathering. Along with his loyal bandmates, the Royal City Band, Josh returned to the studio with more songs than he’d ever had before at one time. Re-energized after […]

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Oregon Tempranillo Celebration 2018

2018 Oregon Tempranillo Celebration Grand Tasting @ DoubleTree Hilton | Tapas, Tastes, & Keepsake Glass

January 21 @ DoubleTree Portland – Tempranillo is the fourth-most planted variety in the world. The Oregon Tempranillo Celebration Grand Tasting event is solely focused on this versatile and delicious grape! Wineries across Oregon have been growing this ancient grape as an expression of our varied terroir for years. Come taste with us!

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Win Tickets ($20+): Imago Theatre Presents The Reunion | Comedy, Six Characters in Search of the Punch

January 12-20 @ Imago Theatre – “an unexpected ride… sharply imaginative …Makes you laugh out loud while it’s quietly breaking your heart. … a well-paced hour and packs the concise wallop of a good novella, …animated jaunt through the Sunday comics, a cartoon landscape inhabited by characters with the oddball normality of the townsfolk in […]

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

January 20 @ Bossanova Ballroom – Join sex educator and host, Amory Jane, for a night of sex-positivity, body-positivity, and explorations of human sexuality as told through burlesque, fetish performance, aerial arts, storytelling, drag, comedy, fire dancing, and music.

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Oregon Symphony Orchestra Presents Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl in Concert @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Live Musical Score

January 20-21 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Come along for a swashbuckling adventure with Captain Jack Sparrow, his motley crew, and the entire Oregon Symphony orchestra! Starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, and Keira Knightley, the action-packed Curse of the Black Pearl sets mystery, intrigue, swords, and treasure to a live performance of Klaus Badelt’s […]

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2018 Portland Boat Show @ Portland Expo Center | Fishing Boats, Ski Boats, Sailing Vessels, Yachts, Paddle Sports & More!

January 10-14 @ Portland Expo Center – The 58th Annual Portland Boat Show returns to the Expo Center this January 10-14. Oregon’s biggest boat show will showcase a variety of new and pre-owned boats to shop, compare and of course… buy! This year’s 5-day event will feature fishing boats, ski boats, sailboats, yachts, personal watercraft […]

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Weekend Tea

Weekend Tea @ Pix Patisserie | Formal & Fun, All Inclusive Menu, Sweet & Savory Snacks, Saturdays & Sundays

Every Saturday and Sunday Pix is offering a formal (but fun!) tea service at 2 p.m and 3 p.m. The $36 menu will include a pot of tea from Townshend’s Tea House and a selection of 14 sweet and savory bite sized treats, think French macarons, and mini eclairs, quail eggs wrapped in prosciutto and […]

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Portland Spirit’s 2018 Valentine’s Day Dinner Cruise | Music, Beautiful River Views, The Bylines, Treat Your Date to Romance on the Water

February 14 @ Portland Spirit – Enjoy spectacular river views with famous Portland landmarks, a wonderful menu and live music. The Portland Spirit offers a special Valentine’s Day dinner cruise on Wednesday, February 14th for those looking for a unique way to spend this romantic evening.

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Bringing Up Baby @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film, One of the Funniest Screwball Comedies to Date

January 12-14 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Considered to be the one of the funniest screwball comedies to date, Bringing Up Baby doesn’t pull any punches. Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant co-star in the second of four films they made together in the Classic Hollywood era and remain one of the screen’s most underappreciated duos.

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Dinner Detective

The Dinner Detective in Downtown Portland | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S., Saturdays, Everyone’s Suspect

January 13 @ Courtyard by Mariott – 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, […]

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Last Chance to See Oregon Zoo’s ZooLights! | More Than a Million and a Half Lights, Train Ride, Food Carts, Carousel & More!

January 5-7 @ Oregon Zoo – It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter festival, ZooLights. As you walk around the zoo, you’ll see a dazzling display of more than million and a half lights, and experience your zoo in a whole new light. In addition to […]

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Frogz, ZooLights, Rufus Wainwright, Storytelling, Cider, Pizza & More! | January 4-8, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Escape in the new year w/ Escapism Portland’s Alien Zoo. This weekend is your last chance to see Frogz, and Shane Torres headlines Helium. Learn hidden secrets of the city w/ Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure!

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