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Eraserhead (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Experimental Body Horror Film Written by David Lynch, Free Admission for Portland State University Students, 2019 Halloween Weekend

Eraserhead (35mm)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Eraserhead (35mm)
Dir. David Lynch (1977); USA, 89m
Starring: Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph
Programmed by: Jenny Wechter

Possibly one of the most visceral and disturbing film examples of the surrealism of adulthood, Eraserhead explores themes of income hardship and the stress of parenthood. Initially a student project which lasted five years, David Lynch’s debut film claimed a spot on the silver-screen in 1977 as a consistent midnight screening. Eraserhead soon reached a cult following after leaving audience members slightly sick and asking “what-in-God’s-name is the Eraserhead baby made of?
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Eraserhead (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Experimental Body Horror Film Written by David Lynch, Free Admission for Portland State University Students, 2019 Halloween Weekend

Eraserhead (35mm)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Eraserhead (35mm)
Dir. David Lynch (1977); USA, 89m
Starring: Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph
Programmed by: Jenny Wechter

Possibly one of the most visceral and disturbing film examples of the surrealism of adulthood, Eraserhead explores themes of income hardship and the stress of parenthood. Initially a student project which lasted five years, David Lynch’s debut film claimed a spot on the silver-screen in 1977 as a consistent midnight screening. Eraserhead soon reached a cult following after leaving audience members slightly sick and asking “what-in-God’s-name is the Eraserhead baby made of?
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Eraserhead (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Experimental Body Horror Film Written by David Lynch, Free Admission for Portland State University Students, 2019 Halloween Weekend

Eraserhead (35mm)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Eraserhead (35mm)
Dir. David Lynch (1977); USA, 89m
Starring: Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph
Programmed by: Jenny Wechter

Possibly one of the most visceral and disturbing film examples of the surrealism of adulthood, Eraserhead explores themes of income hardship and the stress of parenthood. Initially a student project which lasted five years, David Lynch’s debut film claimed a spot on the silver-screen in 1977 as a consistent midnight screening. Eraserhead soon reached a cult following after leaving audience members slightly sick and asking “what-in-God’s-name is the Eraserhead baby made of?
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Erotic Ball 2019

Tickets are Going Fast for 2019 Portland Erotic Ball Halloween Party @ Crystal Ballroom | Costume Contest, Cash Prizes, 3 Floors, Bands, DJs, Aerialists, Burlesque Performers & More!

The 2019 Portland Erotic Ball returns for its 20th year to the historic Crystal Ballroom on Saturday, October 26th as Portland’s biggest, sexiest adult Halloween party. The spectacular 3-story event is hosted by Emmy-nominee, Sasha Scarlett, and also features stilt walkers, aerial and burlesque performances

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Portland spirit

Celebrate Halloween This Weekend w/ 3 Floors of Ghoulish Frights on Portland Spirit’s 2019 Boo Cruise! | Music by Generator, Costume Contest, Dance Party

October 26 @ Portland Spirit – It’s a night of fright, fun & rock as Generator takes the stage for a Halloween party to wake the dead, and keep them dancing till the dawn… or 1am at least. You’ll want to dance, groove and shake it till you break it as they weave their web […]

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Eraserhead-film

Eraserhead (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Experimental Body Horror Film Written by David Lynch, Free Admission for Portland State University Students, 2019 Halloween Weekend

October 25-27 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Possibly one of the most visceral and disturbing film examples of the surrealism of adulthood, Eraserhead explores themes of income hardship and the stress of parenthood. Initially a student project which lasted five years, David Lynch’s debut film claimed a spot on the silver-screen in 1977 as a […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,650+): Underhill Haunted House, Howloween, BeerQuest PDX, Getaway & More! | October 17-20, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Get a headstart on Halloween fun at Glowing Greens featuring mini golf, an escape room & axe throwing! Huge Haunted House Underhill is open at Memorial Coliseum. Howloween is at Oregon Zoo and BeerQuest PDX will take you into the past!

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Glowing Greens

Glowing Greens Mini Golf Blacklight Adventures in Downtown Portland | Axe Throwing, Escape Games, 13-Hole Blacklight Miniature Golf, Beer, Wine

Glowing Greens is a 13-hole indoor blacklight miniature golf course in the heart of downtown Portland. Created by the fun and imaginative minds behind 13th Door Haunted House and Mental Trap Escape Rooms, the owners wanted to create a space where they can share their love of indoor surreal blacklight mini golf.

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Kathleen Madigan - Press Photo (Credit to Luzena Adams)

Kathleen Madigan: 8 O’Clock Happy Hour Tour @ Newmark Theatre | Comedy, The Late Show, Tonight Show, This is Not Happening, Netflix

January 24 @ Newmark Theatre – For 29 years, comedian Kathleen Madigan has been touring 250 nights on the road and squeezing in hour-long filmed specials and performances on every late night show ever made. From 25 appearances on the Tonight Show to recently riding around with Jerry Seinfeld in his NETFLIX series, “Comedians in […]

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Pink Party @ Club Privata

Pink Party @ Club Privata | Show Your Support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month at The Pacific NW’s Premier Swingers Destination!

October 12 @ Club Privata – Join us for the Pink Party which supports the fight against Breast Cancer! We love breasts which means, of course, that we celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a fundraiser for early breast cancer detection and prevention during our 3rd Annual Pink Party!

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Caleb Teicher & Company @ Portland State University’s Lincoln Hall | Bessie Award Winner, Featuring a Plethora of Dance Styles

October 17-19 @ Lincoln Hall – Caleb Teicher, 2011 Bessie Award Winner, is a truly original artist. Utilizing tap dance, jazz, Lindy Hop, and a mix of other dance styles born and bred in America, his works represents a unique style of theatricality, humor, and emotional expressions and aesthetic exploration.

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portland state of mind 2019

2019 Portland State of Mind Events | A Festival of Knowledge and Culture, Family Friendly Events, Yoga, Sports, Lectures & More!

October 10-20 – For 10 days in October, Portland State University rolls out the welcome mat and invites everyone to campus for a jam-packed celebration of knowledge and culture. Join us for Portland State of Mind, an annual festival that highlights the unique relationship between PSU and the Portland community.

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Back Fence PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE

Win Tickets ($40): Back Fence PDX: Russian Roulette @ The Old Church | Hosted by The Moth Podcast Host Dan Kennedy, Now 18+!

October 24 @ The Old Church – RUSSIAN ROULETTE is our high stakes, high-risk live storytelling show where six seasoned performers spin a giant game show wheel filled with mystery prompts. Storytellers have just 5 minutes to prepare and tell a true 5-minute story based on the prompt they land on — the audience votes […]

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Space Jam

Space Jam @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 90s Cartoon Sports Comedy w/ Michael Jordan & Looney Tunes, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

October 4-6 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – The eponymous film in which the highly sought after, consistently retro’d, Air Jordan 11 “Space Jam” (shiny patent leather anyone?) offers a strong distraction from the panic that daily life currently creates. A star-studded cast of Looney Tunes pokes fun at and highlights the absurdity of NBA and […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Oktoberfest @ The Zoo, Spirit of Halloweentown, Randy Rainbow, Beaverton Restaurant Week & More! | September 26-29, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Dive into Fall w/ Oktoberfest Beer Belly dinner Thursday at EastBurn Public House. Suit up on Sunday for How I Met Your Mother trivia! Halloweentown opens and Randy Rainbow is in town! And Portland Comedy Festival starts Tuesday!

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Bella organic stranger things haunted maze

Win Tickets ($100): Portland Halloween Haunted Corn Maze @ Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch | Inspired by the Netflix’s Stranger Things, Group Discounts, Terrifying Creatures, Bonfires

October 4-26 @ Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch – Get lost in acres of corn, in the dark, on Friday and Saturday nights in October! Terrifying creatures stalk you as you make your way through our Haunted Corn Maze! This year our Sauvie Island Haunted Corn Maze theme will be inspired by the Netflix hit original […]

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The Portland Comedy Festival 2019

Win Tickets ($20): Portland Comedy Festival @ Harvey’s Comedy Club | Featuring 50 Standup Comics Over 5 Days, After Parties

October 1-5 @ Harvey’s Comedy Club – See the top 50 standup comics from across America compete October 1-5 at THE PORTLAND COMEDY FESTIVAL! See four completely different comedy shows every night featuring comics from across the country. Celebrities. Influencers. Emmy Winners.

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