the amazing catfish

The Amazing Catfish (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Messy & Domestic Look at a Guadalajaran Family, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

July 19-21 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – The malleability and strength of family is on full display, executed in the gentle and intimate shots orchestrated by both Claudia Sainte-Luce and Agnès Godar (Claire Denis’ go to cinematographer). This style accentuating loner Claudia’s (Ximena Ayala) opening up and entwining with terminally ill Martha’s (Lisa Owen) single […]

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Win Tickets: Brizzleman @ The Goodfoot | Neo Soul, R&B, Synth Funk, w/ VoxOwl

July 18 @ The Goodfoot – James Villa is a multi-instrumentalist songwriter from Portland. His self-produced music is described as neo soul, R & B and synth funk. Influenced by the sounds around, both old and new, his style combines the echoes of yesterday’s soul singers, and the pulsing rhythms of today’s beats. Come dance!

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Portland in the News: New Public Beach Opens Downtown, RecyleOrNot?, & PDX is Top Airport Again! | July 11, 2019

Grab your sunscreen! There’s a new public beach opening near OMSI. Unsure if you can recycle that SOLO cup? Check out Metro’s new searchable online tool RecycleOrNot. (note, you can not recycle SOLO cups in your curbside recycling.) And for the 7th year in a row, Portland Airport has been named top domestic airport by […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Mississippi Street Fair, Totally Boatdalicious!, Back Fence PDX, Kayak Tours & More! | July 11-14, 2019

We’ve got another summer weekend coming up, Portland! Head over to Hip Chicks Do Wine for Pinot, Pork and Port. Catch the story of the first female filmmaker with Be Natural. Find treasures and memories at America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show at Portland Expo. And learn about the heart of Portland’s old red light […]

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Land of Milk and Honey

Land of Milk and Honey (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Satirical Documentation of French Consumerist Culture, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

July 12-14 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – A study of life, a kaleidoscopic spectacle of a kind of anthological exploration into the post-May 1968 years of France. A satirical documentation of French consumerist culture, open dialogue with everyday people, and a sincere look into the desires and fears of folk. A circus-like performance of a […]

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Tal Wilkenfeld

Win Tickets ($50): Tal Wilkenfeld @ Aladdin Theater | Australian Bassist, Singer, Songwriter and Guitarist

July 25 @ Aladdin Theater – Love Remains, Tal Wilkenfeld’s debut solo album for BMG, is a testament to the celebrated bassist’s unconventional journey. While a dedicated fan base may already know Tal for her work with Jeff Beck, Prince, The Allman Bros., Herbie Hancock and Mick Jagger, Love Remains reveals a new side of […]

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Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché

Northwest Film Centre Presents Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché @ Portland Art Museum | Narrated by Jodie Foster, Documentary About First Female Filmmaker

July 12-14 @ Portland Art Museum – When Alice Guy-Blaché completed her first film in 1896 Paris, she was not only the first female filmmaker, but one of the first directors ever to make a narrative film. Be Natural: The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché follows her rise from Gaumont secretary to her appointment as […]

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soul stew

Win Tickets: Soul Stew Night w/ DJ Aquaman & Friends @ The Goodfoot | Funk, Soul, Disco, Break Beats & More!

July 12 @ The Goodfoot – Portland’s longest running DJ Dance Night, Soul Stew delivers deep & delicious cuts of funk, soul, disco & break beats on vinyl 45s. DJ Aquaman (aka Eric Hedford, former member of The Dandy Warhols and 2014 Oregon Music Hall Of Fame Inductee) joins forces with DJ Brad Vachal and […]

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Win Tickets: Aniana @ The Goodfoot | Reggae, HipHop, Rock, Funk, Soul, Folk

July 11 @ The Goodfoot – Aniana’s (Ahn-yah-nuh) musical career first bloomed in Phoenix, Arizona where she sang harmonies in The Mighty 602 Band, a reggae band that backed legends such as H.R. (of Bad Brains), Ras Michael, and Danny Clarke of The Meditations. She’s also worked in the 9-piece hip-hop band Antedote, singing smooth […]

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Rock ‘n’ Roll On The River Cruise w/ Portland Spirit | Featuring Petty Fever – Tom Petty Tribute, Beer & Drinks

Thursdays July 11-September 26 @ Portland Spirit – Tune out the daily grind and and lose yourself in the sights and sounds of some of the Northwest’s best tribute bands aboard the Rock ‘n’ Roll On The River Cruise. Come aboard for this two-hour party as we cruise down the Willamette River featuring live music […]

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America’s Largest Antique and Collectible Show

America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show @ Portland Expo Center | Early Buyers Day, Vintage Collectibles, Clothing, Glassware, Toys, Dolls & More!

July 13-14 @ Portland Expo Center – Attending an Antique & Collectible Show can be an emotional and fun-filled journey into the past. Seeing items from your past provoke wonderful memories such as the toys your mother threw away, your grandmother’s cookie jar, garden antiques, board games and memorabilia.

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Cornelius Pass Roadhouse Brewfest

2019 Cornelius Pass Roadhouse Brewfest | 30 Local Beers & Ciders, Passport Discovery Hunt, Live Music & More!

July 20 @ Cornelius Pass Roadhouse – Is there a better way to celebrate summer than with a cold beer? Yes, with multiple cold beers! Spend a summer afternoon at our 18th annual brewfest exploring the idyllic grounds, listening to live music, taking part of a passport discovery hunt and sampling more than 30 local beers […]

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Noon Tunes

Free Portland Downtown Concerts: 2019 Noon Tunes in Pioneer Square Start This Week!

The 2019 “Noon Tunes” Concert series kicks off Tuesday, July 9th in Pioneer Square. Noon Tunes is Downtown Portland’s longest running FREE concert series, and runs every Tuesday in July and August from noon – 1PM. In addition to the concerts, there are food vendors, giveaways, and more.

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street of dreams 2019

NW Natural Street of Dreams | Featuring the Latest in Building Tech, Design & Sustainability at Wilsonville’s Stafford Meadows

July 27-August 25 – The NW Natural Street of Dreams at Stafford Meadows returns to Wilsonville. The annual luxury home event produced by the Home Builders of Metro Portland offers a unique opportunity to be inspired – whether planning a new kitchen, bathroom or building a new house. This year’s show will feature homes showcasing […]

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2019 Tectonic SHIFT Festival in Grass Valley | Music, Art, Performance, Light, Camping

July 18-22 @ Grass Valley – Get ready for a 5-day weekend campout full of music, art, performance, and light presented by Tectonic with help from our local community! Tectonic SHIFT Festival is different than most music festivals. We abide by Burning Man’s 10 Principles as best we can, and we believe in respect, community, […]

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