Twilight Cafe, SE Powell, Portland, Oregon

Triple X Sexy Superhero Halloween Bash: Twilight Cafe | Live Music + Costume Contest

From Twilight Cafe: Attention, nasty little devils! Celebrate the sexy comic book hero inside you this year and join the Triple X Sexy Superhero Halloween Bash! Costumes arent mandatory, of course, but there will be prizes for Sexiest Superhero, Most Seductive Arch-villain and other fun surprises. The hard rocking/alterna music of female-fronted Dealer High kicks […]

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Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Dirty Dozen Brass Band | Music Millenium | October 17

Another great free show at Music Millenium. DIRTY DOZEN BRASS BAND Friday, 10/17 6:00 PM The band has resurrected, revitalized and put distinctly personal stamps on what was a dying tradition of New Orleans brass bands when the group formed in the late ‘70s, inspiring a full-on revival that's flourished with several new generations of […]

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Andrea Zittel ("Art in the Twenty-First Century," production still)

Portland State University Monday Night Lecture Series : Andrea Zittel

October 13 begins the PSU Monday Night Lecture Series with Andrea Zittel. These lectures run nearly every Monday and free to the public. Info from Portland State MFA department: Portland State University's Art Department offers free public lectures every Monday night of the school year. Regional, national and international interdisciplinary artists visit Portland and speak […]

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Oregon Manifest Bike Show image

Oregon Manifest party | W+K | Banned Filmed By Bike Movies | October 10th

On Friday night, Wieden+Kennedy is hosting a party for the Oregon Manifest bike show.  Expect beer, music, bike films, and men in spandex. About the Oregon Manifest bike show: OREGON MANIFEST is the collective vision of Portland, Oregon's cycling and creative communities, who've come together to dream up and develop the most original, spirited and […]

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Portland Fashion Week October 19 - 24

Portland Fashion Week 2008 | Party Tonight with Emcee Sam Adams | October 8-12

In case you are unaware, Portland Fashion Week begins tonight. Here is the schedule: PFW Plaza: 5PM (open for all) Pre-party reception: 6:30PM (ticket required) Runway Show: 8PM (ticket required) VIP After-party: 10PM (VIP or Preferred seating ticket required) Wednesday, October 8 (Get Tickets) Opening Night Party and Entertainment Pre-party with musical Band: subcon Hosted […]

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"Thirsty" | Benson Bubbler Love | Daily Stank Image Bank

Thirsty Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland, Oregon Taken on October 1, 2008 Photo by MarkDM The "Benson Bubblers"—famous gifts from Portland's past By far the best known of all Portland's outdoor fountains, the legendary "Benson Bubblers" are ornate, bronze drinking-fountain bowls that provide free, fresh drinking water throughout downtown. The colorful history behind the Bubblers rings […]

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