The weekend is back and Polo Noir is here! T.J. Miller is in town and Back Fence PDX returns to the mainstage. Portland Black Music Fest is Sunday and Oregon Zoo Concerts wrap up with Joe Walsh & Jake Bugg! Meet celebs and more at Rose City Comic Con! and new Halloween events are being […]
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September 5 @ The EastBurn – It’s Gonna Be Okay is free WEEKLY stand up comedy show EVERY Monday at EastBurn. The show is funny, smart, progressive, feminist, positive, and often heartwarming.
September 3 – 5 @ Hip Chicks Do Wine – This weekend we’re featuring Frosé! What is Frosé? Why it’s frozen Rosé. Free sample with each tasting flight.
September 1 @ The Old Church – The Minor Key Concert Series at The Old Church was created to showcase the best singer-songwriters this world has to offer. Genres will range, but the stories will linger. Set in Portland’s oldest still standing church, you will find yourself set in one of the most intimate venues […]
Hello Portland! Labor Day Weekend is here and we have lots of ideas to wrap up your summer! Mortified Portland is back in all its awkward glory, and Portland Short Bus is hosting urban wine tours. The Vaux’s Swifts are back at Chapman School. Level Up @ Portland’s QuarterWorld Arcade and start planing ahead, Halloween […]
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Tears for Fears, Explosions in the Sky, Color Run & more.
Kick off fall with a city wide scavenger hunt with Urban Adventure Quest, which turns Portland into a giant game board!
Septeber 3 & 4 – Wine tasting isn’t just a scenic cruise through tranquil countryside surrounding Portland – nay, you can enjoy it right here our own fair city – Portland has a thing for vintage. There are no fewer than 12 wineries right here in the urban heart of Portland.
September 2 & 3 @ Barrel Room – Dueling pianos is a great group party concept if (and only if) you get the right players in the correct venue. Mission Accomplished. Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland.
September 1-4 @ QuarterWorld – Forget about back to school this weekend and get lost in the game! QuarterWorld is a retro pinball museum, gaming arcade, and bar serving pizza, buns, and carnival inspired delights.
September 1 @ Waterfront Park – Time to start planning for your Labor day weekend in Portland. The Oregon Symphony kicks off its new season with their 20th annual concert at the Waterfront Park on September 1. 20,000 people are expected to attend the event which includes music, dancing, fireworks, cannons, and more. Plus, it’s […]
September 1 & 2 @ Crystal Ballroom – Explosions In The Skymake music where shoegaze, electronic experimentation, punk damaged dub, noise, and ambient folk somehow coexist without a hint of contrivance-and cohere into some of the most memorable and listenable moments of the bands expansive body of work-“proper” studio albums and major motion picture soundtracks […]
The 2016 Labor Day Weekend takes place September 2-5. There are many great Portland and Oregon events all weekend including watching the Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School. As always, we have a large list of events and tips for you to enjoy the city or travel.
September 3 @ Hipbone Studio – The Portland Storytellers’ Guild opens it’s 2016/2017 season with our September Storython. This night will feature 14 different storytellers with each given only 5 minutes to capture your imagination, intrigue you, or perhaps beguile you, with a well told story. You will be amazed at how a well crafted […]
September 3 @ The Secret Society – The Waysiders, featuring two of the Portland Old Time music scene’s favorites, Joanna and Gabrielle Macrae, play classic country, classic swing, and Gabrielle’s original songs.
September 4 @ The Goodfoot – Jans Ingber, longtime vocalist and percussionist for Colorado’s The Motet, is a honey-voiced funk lifer who surrounds himself with talented and like-minded musicians with the goal of showing the world a good time. Tonight he brings members of his Funk Fellowship to the goodfoot for a pre-Labor Day all-star […]
September 3 @ Revolution Hall – Portland, Oregon-based folk artist Josh Garrels crafts songs exploring themes of compassion, hope, longing, and liberation. The founder of independent label Small Voice Records, Garrels has released seven albums, including his 2015 release Home and the critically acclaimed, fan-financed 2011 release Love & War & the Sea In Between. […]
September 3 @ The Goodfoot – TAKIMBA and Friends are returning to The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge with another edition of “Get on Up” September 3rd from 10pm-2m. This time focusing on 40 Years of Funk Remixed. They will be remixing the funkiest cuts from 1976-2016 into a 4 hour master mix. We are known […]
The Chapman Swifts Watch starts this week in NW Portland. Crowds gather one hour before sunset every night in September to watch thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in the city as they prepare to migrate to Central America and Venezuela! Below are more pictures and a video trailer for “On The Wing”, a documentary film […]
September 2-4 @ Helium Comedy Club – Mike Epps has generated an extraordinary amount of buzz among his peers within the entertainment industry for being one of the funniest comic actors to emerge in the Hollywood scene. He is best known for his role as Day-Day in “Next Friday,” and “Friday After Next.” Mike’s one […]
September 4-5 @ Thirst Bistro – Live Maine Lobsters come to Portland! Thirst Bistro on the Waterfront is hosting its 11th Annual New England Clambake
Through September 2016 @ Portland Spirit – Join longtime Portland Radio DJ Skippy, the Prize Guy, armed with 90’s nostalgia, and the “freshest” hits every Friday aboard the Totally 90’s Dance Cruise!
September 1-2 @ Alberta Rose Theater – It’s Back To School Time – Bring Your Pencil, Notebook, And Teenage Angst! A Cast Of Portlanders Are Ready To Share Their Shame On-Stage In The Live Show Featured In The Documentary Mortified Nation, And In The Mortified Podcast.
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Project Pabst, Oregon Cannabis Growers Fair, Escapism & more.
September 3 @ Maryhill Winery – And for First Comes The Night — Isaak’s stunning first album of new material in six years — this gifted singer-songwriter and bandleader is bringing us a bumper crop of strong and intriguing songs from which to choose. “There was no mission for this album other than to follow […]
August 12-September 3 @ Funhouse Lounge – The show “Stranded” begins with the premise: What if the castaways from “Gilligan’s Island” were shipwrecked on the island from “Lost?” Each performance, the rotating cast of improvisers will portray that iconic septet of castaways, exploring the island to find danger, mystery, and comedy.
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Project Pabst, Vans Warped Tour, Escapism & more.
September 2 @ Oregon ZOo – NEEDTOBREATHE is a GRAMMY-nominated, American Rock ‘n’ Roll Band from South Carolina, effortlessly woven from the musical traditions and faith of their upbringing in the Deep South of the United States. Made up of brothers Bear Rinehart (vocals, guitar) and Bo Rinehart (guitar, vocals), Seth Bolt (bass, vocals) and […]