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Milwaukie Sunday Parkways Info: Schedule, Route Map, Pictures & More!

2017 Sunday Parkways
May – October 2017
More info: portlandoregon.gov

The City of Portland Sunday Parkways presented by Kaiser Permanente kicks off its tenth year on May 21, 2017 in Southeast Portland. The 10th summer of celebrating Portland’s open streets will finish on September 24, 2017 with the Sellwood/Milwaukie event. Portlanders will have the opportunity to officially wish Sunday Parkways a happy tenth birthday at the North Portland Sunday Parkways on June 25, 2017.

Click here to see a map of all the routes.

 

September 24 – Milwaukie
Catch it while you can! This year is the last year of the City of Milwaukie and Portland partnership for the Sellwaukie route. Come out and join this 8 mile scenic route on September 24th and end the Sunday Parkways season with a bang!

This route provides four fantastic marketplace locations: Westmoreland, Sellwood, and Water Tower Parks, along with the Milwaukie Farmers Market + Milwaukie Business District. We will once again team up with the Native American Community Advisory Council and the Bureau of Environmental Services (BES) for the Salmon Celebration. It’s going to be amazing!

Stop by this event to share in some Sunday Parkways history in the making, and also enjoy the live music, delicious food, and fun that awaits you! To read more about upcoming Sunday Parkways happenings, visit our Newsreel. (more…)

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Doyle Bramhall @ Mission Theater | Blues, Rock and Roll, Soul

Doyle Bramhall II
August 26, 2017
7 p.m. doors, 8 p.m. show | $20 ADV, $22 Doors | 21+
Tickets: mcmenamins.com

Mission Theater
1624 N.W. Glisan, Portland, OR 97209

Doyle Bramhall II is one of the most distinctive vocalists, guitarists, composers and producers in contemporary music. Indeed, none other than Eric Clapton, with whom Bramhall has worked with for more than a decade, lauds him as one of the most gifted guitarists he has ever encountered.

As the son of the late Texas music legend Doyle Bramhall, he was raised in a home filled with the blues and rock ‘n’ roll styles indigenous to Texas. The elder Bramhall played drums and was also an accomplished songwriter and vocalist, not to mention a lifelong collaborator with childhood friends Stevie Ray and Jimmie Vaughan, who composed such SRV signature tunes as “Change It” and “Life by the Drop.” (more…)

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Outer NE Portland Sunday Parkways Info: Schedule, Route Map, Pictures & More!

2017 Sunday Parkways
May – October 2017
More info: portlandoregon.gov

The City of Portland Sunday Parkways presented by Kaiser Permanente kicks off its tenth year on May 21, 2017 in Southeast Portland. The 10th summer of celebrating Portland’s open streets will finish on September 24, 2017 with the Sellwood/Milwaukie event. Portlanders will have the opportunity to officially wish Sunday Parkways a happy tenth birthday at the North Portland Sunday Parkways on June 25, 2017.

 

 

August 20 – Outer NE Portland
Come check out our completely new route in Outer Northeast Portland. This route that begins after Gateway green will bring you home or introduce you to life in the Outer NE. This 6.4 miles route will take you to Knott, Thompson, East Holladay and Hazelwood Hydro Parks. These new parks will be overflowing with music, food, and fun finds. Come see for yourself on August 20, 2017! (more…)

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Oregon Brewers Festival @ Tom McCall Waterfront Park | Featuring More than 150 Beers From Around the US

Oregon Brewers Festival
Weds through Sat, taps are open from Noon to 9 pm
Sun, taps are open from Noon to 7 pm
12-ounce clear plastic mug is required and costs $7, $1 Tasting Tokens
More info: oregonbrewfest.com

One of the nation’s longest-running craft beer festivals, the Oregon Brewers Festival is considered a destination, and 80,000 craft beer lovers annually make the pilgrimage to Beervana to drink up what the festival has to offer. On a sun soaked July afternoon, there’s no better place to sip more than 150 independent craft beers with friends along the banks of the Willamette River, with the Portland skyline as a backdrop to the west and Mt. Hood towering in the east. Whether you prefer Belgians or Blondes, Pales or Pilsners, Saisons or Wits – come to the Oregon Brewers Festival and see for yourself why we’re one of the world’s best loved craft beer festivals! (more…)

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Oregon Brewers Festival @ Tom McCall Waterfront Park | Featuring More than 150 Beers From Around the US

Oregon Brewers Festival
Weds through Sat, taps are open from Noon to 9 pm
Sun, taps are open from Noon to 7 pm
12-ounce clear plastic mug is required and costs $7, $1 Tasting Tokens
More info: oregonbrewfest.com

One of the nation’s longest-running craft beer festivals, the Oregon Brewers Festival is considered a destination, and 80,000 craft beer lovers annually make the pilgrimage to Beervana to drink up what the festival has to offer. On a sun soaked July afternoon, there’s no better place to sip more than 150 independent craft beers with friends along the banks of the Willamette River, with the Portland skyline as a backdrop to the west and Mt. Hood towering in the east. Whether you prefer Belgians or Blondes, Pales or Pilsners, Saisons or Wits – come to the Oregon Brewers Festival and see for yourself why we’re one of the world’s best loved craft beer festivals! (more…)

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Oregon Brewers Festival @ Tom McCall Waterfront Park | Featuring More than 150 Beers From Around the US

Oregon Brewers Festival
Weds through Sat, taps are open from Noon to 9 pm
Sun, taps are open from Noon to 7 pm
12-ounce clear plastic mug is required and costs $7, $1 Tasting Tokens
More info: oregonbrewfest.com

One of the nation’s longest-running craft beer festivals, the Oregon Brewers Festival is considered a destination, and 80,000 craft beer lovers annually make the pilgrimage to Beervana to drink up what the festival has to offer. On a sun soaked July afternoon, there’s no better place to sip more than 150 independent craft beers with friends along the banks of the Willamette River, with the Portland skyline as a backdrop to the west and Mt. Hood towering in the east. Whether you prefer Belgians or Blondes, Pales or Pilsners, Saisons or Wits – come to the Oregon Brewers Festival and see for yourself why we’re one of the world’s best loved craft beer festivals! (more…)

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Oregon Brewers Festival @ Tom McCall Waterfront Park | Featuring More than 150 Beers From Around the US

Oregon Brewers Festival
Weds through Sat, taps are open from Noon to 9 pm
Sun, taps are open from Noon to 7 pm
12-ounce clear plastic mug is required and costs $7, $1 Tasting Tokens
More info: oregonbrewfest.com

One of the nation’s longest-running craft beer festivals, the Oregon Brewers Festival is considered a destination, and 80,000 craft beer lovers annually make the pilgrimage to Beervana to drink up what the festival has to offer. On a sun soaked July afternoon, there’s no better place to sip more than 150 independent craft beers with friends along the banks of the Willamette River, with the Portland skyline as a backdrop to the west and Mt. Hood towering in the east. Whether you prefer Belgians or Blondes, Pales or Pilsners, Saisons or Wits – come to the Oregon Brewers Festival and see for yourself why we’re one of the world’s best loved craft beer festivals! (more…)

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Oregon Brewers Festival @ Tom McCall Waterfront Park | Featuring More than 150 Beers From Around the US

Oregon Brewers Festival
Weds through Sat, taps are open from Noon to 9 pm
Sun, taps are open from Noon to 7 pm
12-ounce clear plastic mug is required and costs $7, $1 Tasting Tokens
More info: oregonbrewfest.com

One of the nation’s longest-running craft beer festivals, the Oregon Brewers Festival is considered a destination, and 80,000 craft beer lovers annually make the pilgrimage to Beervana to drink up what the festival has to offer. On a sun soaked July afternoon, there’s no better place to sip more than 150 independent craft beers with friends along the banks of the Willamette River, with the Portland skyline as a backdrop to the west and Mt. Hood towering in the east. Whether you prefer Belgians or Blondes, Pales or Pilsners, Saisons or Wits – come to the Oregon Brewers Festival and see for yourself why we’re one of the world’s best loved craft beer festivals! (more…)

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Who Framed Roger Rabbit @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film

From our partners: Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988; Robert Zemeckis) July 28-30, 2017 Friday, July 28th & Saturday, July 29th @ 7:00pm & 9:30pm; Sunday, July 30th @ 3:00pm Admission is FREE for PSU students & faculty w/ID. $4 for all other students & seniors. $5 General Admission More info: 5thavecinema.com 5th Avenue Cinema 510 SW […]

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The Connection @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film

The Connection (1961; Shirley Clarke)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Too many words could spoil the pleasures and surprises that Shirley Clarke offers with The Connection. An adaptation of Jack Gelber’s play, with most actors from the stage reprising their roles, a cohort of jazz musicians and junkies agree to serve as the subjects of a film within the film in exchange for heroin. (more…)

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NE Portland Sunday Parkways Info: Schedule, Route Map, Pictures & More!

2017 Sunday Parkways
May – October 2017
More info: portlandoregon.gov

The City of Portland Sunday Parkways presented by Kaiser Permanente kicks off its tenth year on May 21, 2017 in Southeast Portland. The 10th summer of celebrating Portland’s open streets will finish on September 24, 2017 with the Sellwood/Milwaukie event. Portlanders will have the opportunity to officially wish Sunday Parkways a happy tenth birthday at the North Portland Sunday Parkways on June 25, 2017.

 

July 23 – NE Portland
The party continues into July with the Northeast Portland Sunday Parkways route! It will be occur on July 23, 2017 from 11 am – 4 pm (8 miles). While you make your way around the Northeast Portland route, don’t forget to stop by Woodlawn, Alberta, and Fernhill Parks  where a collection of fun activities, festive music, and delicious food that awaits you. Along with our funfilled parks, Sunday Parkways will return to Khunamokwst Park where you find our Bi-lingual Bike Fair held in collaboration with the Andando en Bicicletas en Cully (ABC) Group. (more…)

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The Connection @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film

The Connection (1961; Shirley Clarke)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Too many words could spoil the pleasures and surprises that Shirley Clarke offers with The Connection. An adaptation of Jack Gelber’s play, with most actors from the stage reprising their roles, a cohort of jazz musicians and junkies agree to serve as the subjects of a film within the film in exchange for heroin. (more…)

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The Connection @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film

The Connection (1961; Shirley Clarke)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Too many words could spoil the pleasures and surprises that Shirley Clarke offers with The Connection. An adaptation of Jack Gelber’s play, with most actors from the stage reprising their roles, a cohort of jazz musicians and junkies agree to serve as the subjects of a film within the film in exchange for heroin. (more…)

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Sunday Parkways

2017 Northeast Portland Sunday Parkways Info: Schedule, Route Map, Pictures & More!

July 23 – While you make your way around the Northeast Portland route, don’t forget to stop by Woodlawn, Alberta, and Fernhill Parks where a collection of fun activities, festive music, and delicious food that awaits you. Along with our funfilled parks, Sunday Parkways will return to Khunamokwst Park where you find our Bi-lingual Bike […]

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Bite & Brew of Salem, Tea Fest PDX, Pickles Brewfest, River Cruises, Flicks on the Bricks & More! | July 20-23, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and the Plucky Maidens are in town! Relax at Bite & Brew of Salem or watch The Connection at 5th Avenue Cinema. Check out the inaugural Tea Fest PDX or cheer on the home team at Pickles Brewfest. And this weekend is a perfect time to get on Portland’s […]

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Musiq Soulchild @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Special Guest, Soul, R&B, Funk, Rock

Musiq Soulchild
July 19, 2017
7 p.m. doors, 8 p.m. show | $40 ADV, $45 Doors | All Ages
More info: crystalballroompdx.com

Crystal Ballroom
1332 W Burnside St, Portland, OR 97209

Philadelphia native Taalib Johnson a.k.a Musiq Soulchild, is a soul artist whose unique style blends R&B, Soul, Funk, Rock, Blues, Jazz, and Hip Hop, creating a sound unlike any other. “I consider myself a soul artist because it encompasses all genres of music!” Musiq states “I like to make music that means something to people, nowadays there are so many categories and labels, I just wanna make music that matters!” (more…)

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600+): Northwest String Summit, Queer Comedy Festival, Cherry Celebration, Highland Games & More! | July 13-16, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and Portland is a great place to be! Queer Comedy Festival kicks off today, and Norm Macdonald headlines Helium. NW’s Largest Garage Sale & Vintage Sale is Saturday. Dig out your kilt for the Portland Highland Games. And discover treasures and more at the Summer Antique and Collectible Show!

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Win Tickets ($90): Musiq Soulchild @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Special Guest, Soul, R&B, Funk, Rock

July 19 @ Crystal Ballroom – Philadelphia native Taalib Johnson a.k.a Musiq Soulchild, is a soul artist whose unique style blends R&B, Soul, Funk, Rock, Blues, Jazz, and Hip Hop, creating a sound unlike any other. “I consider myself a soul artist because it encompasses all genres of music!” Musiq states “I like to make […]

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Free Portland Downtown Concerts: 2017 Noon Tunes in Pioneer Square

The 2017 “Noon Tunes” Concert series kicks off Tuesday, July 11th 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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Music on Main

2017 Free Downtown Portland Summer Concerts | Music on Main Street, Schedule, Info, Wednesdays

The Portland’5 Centers for the Arts and ArtBar & Bistro are proud to present the 12th Annual Music on Main outdoor concert series from July 5 to September 6, 2017. The free concerts are held in downtown Portland on Main Street, between Southwest Broadway & Park Avenue, next to Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall.

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North Portland Sunday Parkways Info: Schedule, Route Map, Pictures & More!

June 25 – North Portland
On June 25th, thousands of smiling faces will gather in North Portland to celebrate 10 years of Sunday Parkways! Yep, this event represents the 10th year that we will bike, walk, and roll across Portland. In this case, community members are invited to glide along the scenic 9.5 mile double loop that takes a trip to the Willamette Boulevard and over to Peninsula Rose Garden, Arbor Lodge, Kenton, and McCoy Parks. While you are there, don’t forget to enjoy a spot of good food, good laughs, and good music!

 

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2017 Portland Naked Bike Ride Info: Pictures, Video, Nudity Facts, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) | 10,000+ Riders!

The much anticipated 2017 Portland Naked Bike Ride (World Naked Bike Ride) will take place June 24! The weather should be great for the expected thousands of riders. More than 10,100 riders joined in 2015!

Below you will find information about nudity, your naked bike first ride, getting cold, getting a flat tire, and more. You can also see more pictures at the bottom of this page. Some are NSFW-ish. (more…)

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International Tequila Festival | Promo / Coupon Code, Ride to a Tequila Hideaway, Dozen Samples, Music, Margaritas & More!

International Tequila Festival
21+
Use code “pdxfun” for $25 Off at destination-experiences.ticketleap.com

The Food and Wine Society of Clark County benefits from each ticket purchased. These funds are used to further enhance the goals of the society throughout the year. Thank you for your participation.

Limited to just 100 Tequila Lovers Who Are Looking For The Ultimate Tequila Adventure. Your adventure begins with a bus ride aboard the tequila bus from the street pick up location 6103 NE St. James Rd. Ste E home of Northwest Kitchen Design. Upon arrival at your Ultimate Tequila Adventure you will be dropped at The Tequila Hideaway. Wear some walking shoes and enjoy a path through the woods that will reveal fine sipping tequilas to sample of (all tequilas retail for a minimum of $35 and max of $180 per bottle). Listen to music float through the air along the way and then end with 3 Margaritas of your choice from our Tequila Cache. Don’t worry about working up your appetite along the trail. We’re going to tame your hunger with our Pulled Rib Meat Tacos, Salsa & Gucamole Chips, Black Beans and Fried Chicken. Then load up on homemade jalepeno corn bread shimmering with local honey and frothy butter hot from our ovens and a healthy portion of the yummiest coleslaw this side of a sows belly. You might want to enjoy cornhole or ping pong, bocce ball or horseshoes or just hang and talk around the fire. Cigars welcome.

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100+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): BrewFest in the Park, Oregon Zoo Concerts, Tequila Festival, World Naked Bike Ride, Romper Con & More! | June 22-25, 2017

Hello Portland, Summer is officially here! Brewfest in the Park is at Overlook, and you can hop a ride to the Tequila Hideaway. World Naked Bike Ride is Saturday night and Rose City Rollers are hosting their Hometown Throwdown! Head out of town for wines & music at Estacada Uncorked.

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