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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Oregon Zoo Brewlights, From These Hands Bazaar, Stumptown Flea Market, Friendsgiving Wine Tasting, Beefsteak Dinner & More! | November 21-24, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Try Portland’s best chefs at PDX Roots. More chances to get some holiday shopping done early include From These Hands – IRCO November Bazaar & Stumptown Flea Market. Oregon Symphony Present Sibelius’ The Tempest and Drag Queen Brunch Returns to Bit House Saloon!

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Oregon Zoo Pub Talks

2019/2020 Oregon Zoo Pub Talks | Learn About Wildlife Conservation Over Dinner & Drinks, Elephants, Giraffes, Orangutans & More!

Learn about wildlife field conservation over dinner and drinks at the zoo! Oregon Zoo Pub Talks connect you with conservation experts who are actively working on species recovery efforts. Each month conservation, animal care or wildlife science professionals share their knowledge and experience saving animals across the planet, from the forests of Borneo to the […]

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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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Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington

Win Tickets ($85): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington | R&B, Acoustic and Electronic Jazz

August 17 @ Oregon Zoo – Herbie Hancock is a true icon of modern music. Throughout his explorations, he has transcended limitations and genres while maintaining his unmistakable voice. With an illustrious career spanning five decades and 14 Grammy® Awards, including Album of the Year for River: The Joni Letters, he continues to amaze audiences […]

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Taj Mahal

Win Tickets ($79): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Taj Mahal + Marc Cohn | Featuring Guest Vocalists Blind Boys of Alabama

August 16 @ Oregon Zoo – Celebrating decades of recording and touring that have nearly singlehandedly reshaped the definition and scope of the blues via the infusion of exotic sounds from the Caribbean, Africa and South Pacific, the two-time Grammy winning singer, songwriter, film composer, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist was feted with the Lifetime Achievement for […]

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piano guys

Win Tickets ($97): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents ThePianoGuys | Classical Crossover, Orchestral Pop, Cello Rock

August 15 @ Oregon Zoo – Hailing from Utah, The Piano Guys became an Internet sensation by way of their immensely successful series of strikingly original self-made music videos. They’ve made over 35 since joining forces in early 2011, including their hit video, an innovative 10-handed version of One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful.”

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Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Nominee Feist w/ Special Guest Rhye | Indie Pop

August 13 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – Feist’s first album in six years reflects on secrets and shame, loneliness and tenderness, care and fatigue and is at it’s core a study on self-awareness. As the fourth full-length from the Canadian singer/songwriter, Pleasure builds off the warm naturalism of the Polaris Prize-winning Metals and emerges […]

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Steve Earle & The Dukes

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Steve Earle & The Dukes + Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real | Country, Folk

August 11 @ Oregon Zoo – In the strictest sense, Steve Earle isn’t a country artist; he’s a roots rocker. Earle emerged in the mid-’80s, after Bruce Springsteen had popularized populist rock & roll and Dwight Yoakam had kick-started the neo-traditionalist movement in country music.

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Oregon Zoo Presents Broken Social Scene

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Broken Social Scene | w/ The Helio Sequence

July 27 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – “I don’t want to go out there being presumptuous,” Kevin Drew says, “because, I’ve worn those presumptuous shoes before, and you don’t want it to feel like, ‘Oh, what a let-down.’” That’s the fear when you bring back one of music’s most beloved names seven years after […]

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Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Jim James + The Claypool Lennon Delirium | ‎Lead Singer of My Morning Jacket, Psychedelic Rock‎, ‎Indie Rock‎, Jam Rock

June 27 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – Jim James has spent the better part of almost two decades as the lead singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist of My Morning Jacket. Through seven studio albums, My Morning Jacket has grown into one of the most acclaimed rock ‘n’ roll bands in the world.

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Lucinda Williams

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Lucinda Williams | A Very Special Car Wheels on a Gravel Road 20th Anniversary Show

June 22 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – In celebration of the 20th anniversary of her highly-influential masterpiece, Car Wheels On A Gravel Road, three-time Grammy award winner Lucinda Williams will perform the album in its entirety, followed by a second set of songs from throughout her remarkable career. The Car Wheels On A Gravel […]

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Win Tickets ($79): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Award Winners Indigo Girls | American Folk Rock w/ Sera Cahoone

June 15 @ Oregon Zoo – Twenty years after they began releasing records as the Indigo Girls, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers have politely declined the opportunity to slow down with age. With a legacy of releases and countless U.S. and international tours behind them, the Indigo Girls have forged their own way in the […]

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MANY Portland Mother’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Brunch, Mimosas, Plant & Garden Fair, Blazers & More! | May 9, 2019

Mother’s Day Weekend is here, Portland! Treat your mom to Brunch at the Zoo, Moms & Mimosas, or Sparkling Tea @ Pix Patisserie. Or show her the sights w/ Portland Spirit. And be sure to stop by the Camas Plant & Garden Fair for that perfect gift!

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MANY Portland St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Festivals, Shamrock Run, Cirque du Soleil: Corteo, Irish Food & Beer, Pub Crawls & More! | March 14-17, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Everyone’s a little Irish this weekend: There’s the Irish Stroll, Corned Beef & Cabbage, Whiskey, Beer, Music, Shamrock Run, Cruise, Irish Dancers & More!

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Win Tickets ($24): Portland Youth Philharmonic presents Cushion Concerts @ Cascade Ballroom at the Oregon Zoo | Recommended for Ages 2-8, Instrument Petting Zoo & Demos, 2 Performances

March 17 @ Oregon Zoo – Bring your cushions for floor seating and join us for one of two 45-minute Cushion Concerts, conducted by Inés Voglar Belgique. Families are invited to bring their little ones (recommended ages 2-8). Each program will include instrument demonstrations, a Q & A, and PYP’s Instrument Petting Zoo .

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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 Zoo Pub Talk: Apes Like Us | Featuring Award-winning Wildlife Photographer & Filmmaker Gerry Ellis

October 18 @ Oregon Zoo – Oregon Zoo Pub Talks, presented by Pro Photo Supply and Lumix, connect you with conservation experts. Each month a conservation, animal care or wildlife science professional will share their knowledge and experience saving animals across the planet, from the forests of Borneo to the skies of the Pacific Northwest.

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