From Myspace.com/portlandspellingbee: Join Portland's bravest spellers every Monday night (sign-up at 6, spelling starts at 7) at Mississippi Pizza – adults only! Spelling rounds are fast and furious, punctuated by comedy, audience participation, prize giveaways, and bizarre acts of randomness. Summer Special: No Cover! Pictures from Last Weekend's Mississippi Street Fair 3552 North Mississippi Ave […]
There are two good articles today over at BikePortland.org. Click the titles for more info. Police put damper on popular weekend fun rides The Portland Police Bureau (PPB) were busy this weekend issuing citations to cyclists at two Portland biking traditions: the monthly Midnight Mystery Ride and the weekly Zoobomb….more Portland's green policies add $2.6B […]
I've been seeing these van(s) a lot this week, but is MetroFi really ready for this advertising? MetroFi's coverage is still garbage as from what I see and hear… Metrofi Ad Van Uploaded on 15 July 2007 By PDX Pipeline See more photos, or visit PDX Pipeline's profile. oregon, portland, metrofi
Ran across this article today. Apparently, I missed out on the Police “Ice Cream Social”, but a “skateboarder” was on hand to speak for all of us: One of the skateboarders at Glenhaven Skate Park approached a Lieutenant and said “Dude, this is so awesome! I look at the police different now.” These were the […]
The Tear Drop is scheduled to open tomorrow in the Pearl next to the Ben and Jerry's on NW 10th. Information from Amy over at PearlInsder.com: TearDrop Lounge Opens Next Week Construction at the new TearDrop Lounge is nearly complete, with the bar slated to open by Tuesday, July 17. A sneak peek today left […]
I went by the Morrison Hotel yesterday and they were having a “soft opening” for family and friends…and so I bought beer making me a friend :) Anyway, the big opening is tomorrow (July 17th). Here are some pics from inside including the 40 oz. of “Old German” ($7). Here is a note from Chris […]
When: SATURDAY JULY 21st. 2007 What: All STAR BOUT Time: 6pm – Doors open at 5pm Where: Hall E Portland Expo Center 2060 North Marine Drive, Portland, OR. 97217 Tickets Preshow: $15 general $20 Rockstar guaranteed seating Tickets day of: $18 day of @box office $25 Rockstar guaranteed seating A portion of ticket proceeds going […]
From PORT: Sue Taylor on The Birds at PSU, July 17th Here is a chance to hear noted Art Historian Sue Taylor's very popular lectures on Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds. Sue is a corresponding editor for Art in America and the cornerstone of Portland State University's art department. She often focuses on psychoanalytic elements of […]
INFO below comes from www.StreetsPDX.com 832 N Beech St, Portland, OR 97227 Taken on July 14, 2007 at 6.15pm PDT @ Mississippi Street Fair Taken on July 14, 2007 at 4.57pm PDT BarFly Info: Amnesia Brewing Alt.Portland Article: Amnesia Brewing Get there by TriMet Personal Telco Node Info: Amnesia Brewing Google Info overview Details (2) […]
Tour de Fat is coming to Portland on August 18. New Belgium will be giving a custom bike to one chosen person for the title of their car. Information sent over from Bryan @ New Belgium Beer: We're looking for one dedicated person to hand over their car, title and keys to the Tour de […]
Sunday, July 15th, 2007 @ 7:30 PST Mayor Tom Potter will be the first to welcome the guests of the Miss Gay Oregon America pageant to the Rose City. MGOA is the official preliminary to the Miss Gay America pageantry system, seeking excellence in the art and competition of female impersonation. “I am proud to […]
Mississippi Ave, Portland, Oregon: There were a ton of people out there today even though it was somewhat hot for PDX. I had a good conversation with the Personal Telco guys about the Metrofi Debacle. They are putting in Personal Telco all over Mississippi apparently (lucky!). Several environmental and community groups were out there. There […]
Here are around thirty photos of Yoshida's 2007 Sand in the City event in Pioneer Courthouse Square. The pieces are up until Monday I believe. Greg Oden Ãƒâ€š Click Thumbnails to see different sizes.
Just got this message and the disappointment is setting in now. I guess I will have to go back to harassing Zach Shack to make a “Danny Glover Dog”! Author : Keith Weldon E-mail : email@example.com URL : http://www.myspace.com/clubimpresario Thanks for the add on the Party tonite in the Pearl District but unfortunate the party […]
From Trimet.org: Burnside Bridge Closures May Affect Bus Service From July 16 to August 5, Multnomah County will replace mechanical parts that help open and close the Burnside Bridge. TriMet bus lines 12-Sandy Blvd, 19-Glisan and 20-Burnside/Stark will continue to use the bridge most of the time. However, possible closures may cause detours on short […]
BASTILLE DAY BLOCK PARTY! Pix Patisserie's Bastille Day Block Party AND Employee Talent Show! On July 14th, everyone's favorite patisserie is going to be closing down Failing St. next to our North location in celebration of France's national holiday, Bastille Day. We're staging a huge street fair complete with live music (Copy, Yacht, Bobby Birdman, […]
I ran across this just now. I constantly try to get Zach's Shack to create a “Danny Glover Dog”, but partying at Danny Glover's House–even better: “It's been 2 months since the 1st Pearl District After Party..we had 275 happy guest..Well if you thought that was cool…Now we have a $1.2 Million 3 level Townhouse […]
Pics from Jace Gace's Overkill art show and event which took place last night at SE 21st and Belmont. Art will be up for a while. READ article and review of Jace Gace and Overkill: Waffle Overkill
According to the post i saw, there will be live Tattooing (possibly interesting) and Body Piercing (could be very interesting) tonight at this event.
Update : All current information in our Portland events listings. WoodStock Festival: The Woodstock Festival and Parade will be held along Southeast Woodstock Boulevard between 41st and 52nd avenues. The parade, featuring Mayor Tom Potter as grand marshal, begins at 11 a.m. The Oregon City Trolley also will take part in the parade and then […]
From PortlandOnline: Ten years ago, HOTLIPS Pizza owner David Yudkin began adopting sustainable business practices to create a niche in a competitive market. Operating a sustainable pizza shop has created, "a better product and a better workplace," says Yudkin. One initiative, using locally grown food, has yielded myriad benefits for the company and the community. […]
Team Midnight's monthly Midnight Mystery Ride takes place Friday, July 13th This months Ride will start from Billy Ray's Neighborhood Dive bar. Get there around 11PM or so… 2216 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97212 “We ride every month. Rain or shine. Cold or whatever. We bike and drink and go to […]
Simon Goetz (aka The Mayor of Belmont) sent over this write-up on Jace Gace. If you see a good headline here, it is b/c of Mr Goetz (the bad ones are mine). You would be wise, in fact–you will become wiser by checking out his site: Ministry of Imagery (MOI). WAFFLE OVERKILL by Simon Goetz […]
(Portland, OR) — Portland Parks & Recreation has announced the schedule of dates and artists for the 2007 Summer Concerts in the Parks, free performances held in neighborhood parks throughout the city. During July, August and September, the public can enjoy music al fresco in parks from Rose City in Northeast Portland to Willamette Park […]
Great Pics of Sand in the City from kirstenpdx of NakedKnitting.com Sand in the city kicks off Friday!
Friday the 13th- a special day for many, and here is ways to make it special for you..First, maybe you will be able to join Mayor Potter at Widmer Brewery for an “nooner”. Other things to do besides watching Jason stalk people VARIOUS at ACME More Sound than should be heard by any rational person […]
From HH: “Come party with the Heartless Heathers as we try and earn funds to go to Tijuana. We are bringing back the Human Wheel of Misfortune for this one to.” DJ's, movies one the wall, tons of booze, spanking booth, raffles, Human Wheel of Misfortune, Roller girls and much much more. When: Saturday […]
You are 90% Oregon Congratulations! You are a native Oregonian. Pick up your honorary singing salmon plaque at City Hall. How Oregon are you?
Local Cut has a good rundown of the Vanilla Ice/Outlaws show last week with a photo review. Sample: The night at Outlaw's was pretty chaotic, with five acts on the bill, last minute stage construction going on to satisfy the requirements of Vanilla's rider, and no soundchecks (except for Vanilla's, of course, for which everyone […]
Chris Joseph, owner of the Blue Monk, has a new project opening next week–The Morrison Hotel. Here is a note from Chris: Chris Joseph here. I'm the owner of Morrison Hotel we will open next week Tuesday! We are going to be offering Mediterranean street food and about 80 bottles of local and imported beers […]
From Everything About Slurpees: Slurpee Day 2007 Just a reminder to all: July 11th is once again Slurpee day – a wonderful day to celebrate the creation of the Slurpee. This year, as in the years before, 7-Eleven stores will be handing out 1000 free 7.11oz Slurpees from 7am until 11pm (or until […]
Low-car dieter has rough first day on the bike Posted by Jonathan Maus (Editor) on July 11th, 2007 at 9:42 am Olivia Rebanal and her daughter Philly. (File photo) Overlook neighborhood resident Olivia Rebanal was one of 27 Portlanders who kicked off a month on a Low-Car Diet Monday at Pioneer Courthouse Square. More…Ãƒâ€š
1. When is the PORTLAND INTERNATIONAL BEERFEST held? 2. Where is the event held? 3. How much does it cost to get in? 4. Where can I find parking? 5. What public transportation is available? 6. Any hotel Deals? 7. Why do some beers cost more than others? 8. Can I buy advanced tickets? 9. […]