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Pub Talks

Win Tickets ($30): Oregon Zoo Pub Talk: Training Animals for Better Welfare | Featuring Animal Behavior Specialist Barbara Heidenreich

February 12 @ Oregon Zoo – At Oregon Zoo’s February Pub Talk, animal behavior specialist Barbara Heidenreich, who has trained thousands of animals including rats and rhinos, will discuss her work. She works with universities, veterinary professionals, zoos, pet owners and conservationists around the world to help foster the bond between humans and animals.

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Pub Talk: Recovery of a Flying Giant

Win Tickets ($30): Oregon Zoo Pub Talk: Recovery of a Flying Giant | Focusing on the Zoo’s Conservation Work With California Condors

November 14 @ Oregon Zoo – The November pub talk will feature Travis Koons, who oversees the Oregon Zoo’s bird area, and the zoo’s non-lead hunting education coordinator Leland Brown, who will discuss the zoo’s work in bringing the critically endangered California condor back from the brink of extinction and eliminating threats it faces in […]

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Oregon Symphony at the Zoo

Oregon Symphony Launches New Season @ Oregon Zoo | Portland 2018 Labor Day Weekend, Featuring Gershwin’s American in Paris, Bizet’s Carmen Suite, and Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture

September 1 @ Oregon Zoo – The Oregon Symphony launches its 2018/19 Season at the Oregon Zoo! Join us in this gorgeous natural setting for a delightful two-hour program of classical favorites, including Gershwin’s American in Paris, Bizet’s Carmen Suite, and Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.

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Happy Hour: Party for Primates

Win Tickets ($50): Happy Hour: Party for Primates @ Oregon Zoo | Meet the Keepers, Lawn Games, Photo Ops, Drinks

May 9 @ Oregon Zoo – Guests 21+ can enjoy a zoo experience with dates, friends or family at an adults-only time. Happy hour at the zoo isn’t just fun, it helps raise awareness and support for the zoo’s mission of creating a better future for wildlife through its animal welfare, education, and conservation programs.

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Win Tickets ($100): Portland Mother’s Day Brunch @ Oregon Zoo | Reservations, Omelets, Herbed Pimento Cheese Grits & More!

May 13 @ Oregon Zoo – Moms generally love the idea of being served breakfast by the family on Mother’s Day, but wouldn’t it be even better to have someone else whip up some delicious food (and clean up afterward)? Why not spend her special day at the Oregon Zoo, where your feast will help […]

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Last Chance to See Oregon Zoo’s ZooLights! | More Than a Million and a Half Lights, Train Ride, Food Carts, Carousel & More!

Last Chance to See ZooLights
(entry allowed at 4 p.m.) | All Ages
More info: oregonzoo.org

It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter festival, ZooLights. As you walk around the zoo, you’ll see a dazzling display of more than million and a half lights, and experience your zoo in a whole new light. In addition to visiting elephants, penguins and other animals, you can ride the popular lighted train and enjoy dinner from a variety of food carts. Little ones may want to ride the carousel and more!. (more…)

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Last Chance to See Oregon Zoo’s ZooLights! | More Than a Million and a Half Lights, Train Ride, Food Carts, Carousel & More!

Last Chance to See ZooLights
(entry allowed at 4 p.m.) | All Ages
More info: oregonzoo.org

It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter festival, ZooLights. As you walk around the zoo, you’ll see a dazzling display of more than million and a half lights, and experience your zoo in a whole new light. In addition to visiting elephants, penguins and other animals, you can ride the popular lighted train and enjoy dinner from a variety of food carts. Little ones may want to ride the carousel and more!. (more…)

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Last Chance to See Oregon Zoo’s ZooLights! | More Than a Million and a Half Lights, Train Ride, Food Carts, Carousel & More!

Last Chance to See ZooLights
(entry allowed at 4 p.m.) | All Ages
More info: oregonzoo.org

It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter festival, ZooLights. As you walk around the zoo, you’ll see a dazzling display of more than million and a half lights, and experience your zoo in a whole new light. In addition to visiting elephants, penguins and other animals, you can ride the popular lighted train and enjoy dinner from a variety of food carts. Little ones may want to ride the carousel and more!. (more…)

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zoolights

Last Chance to See Oregon Zoo’s ZooLights! | More Than a Million and a Half Lights, Train Ride, Food Carts, Carousel & More!

January 5-7 @ Oregon Zoo – It wouldn’t be the holidays in Portland without a visit to the Oregon Zoo’s annual winter festival, ZooLights. As you walk around the zoo, you’ll see a dazzling display of more than million and a half lights, and experience your zoo in a whole new light. In addition to […]

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portland-events

MANY Portland Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Polo Noir, Rose City Comic Con, Black Music Festival, Theater, Storytelling & More! | September 8-11, 2016

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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Win Tickets ($44): Jake Bugg @ 2016 Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Indie Rock, Folk, Rock

September 9 @ Oregon Zoo – In Jake Bugg’s hometown of Nottingham it’s a habit of speech not to say “on my own” but “on my one.” “As in, ‘Whadya leave me on my one for?’” explains Bugg. “It’s just something we say in Notts. But in a lot of ways it sums up this […]

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Many Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,300): World Naked Bike Ride, 90s Dance Cruise, B-52s & More! | June 25-28, 2015

The weekend is here and the HEAT is ON! Too hot for clothes?, How about hopping on the World Naked Bike Ride on Saturday? Stay cool on Portland Spirit’s Totally 90s Dance Cruise or Radical 80s Dance Cruise. Sip cooling Sangria at Hip Chicks Do Wine, The B-52s are at Oregon Zoo this weekend and […]

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Patty Griffin

Sweet Harmony Soul @ Oregon Summer Zoo Concerts | Featuring Grammy Winner Mavis Staples, Patty Griffin & Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers

July 25 @ Oregon Zoo – American Kid, Patty Griffin’s seventh album, is her first album of mainly new material since Children Running Through in 2007. In between, she made the Grammy Award-winning Downtown Church (2010), her version of classic gospel (though it featured three original songs). She also became a member of Band of […]

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Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers

Grammy Winner Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Rock, Jazz, Bluegrass, Blues

July 24 @ Oregon Zoo – Almost three decades after winning a Grammy for Best New Artist and launching one of contemporary music’s most diverse careers, Bruce Hornsby still makes joyful noise as he discovers clever and expansive ways to chronicle dynamic musical snapshots of his often generously collaborative journey.

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INdigo Girls

Grammy Award Winners Indigo Girls @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | American Folk Rock w/ Caroline Aiken

July 11 @ Oregon Zoo – Decades into their career, the Indigo Girls still amaze conventional pundits with their ability to grow and thrive no matter what the state of the music industry is at any given point. Saliers and Ray began performing together in high school, transferred their honest, urgent performing style onto the […]

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