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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250+): Fertile Ground Festival, Oregon Tempranillo Grand Tasting, Whoopee! Sex Positive Variety Show & More! | January 18-21, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and there’s a lot to check out! See 100+ of acts at Fertile Ground Festival, January IPA Challenge continues, see the fancy dogs at Rose City Classic, Oregon Symphony presents Pirates of the Caribbean, save with our promo code to Oregon Tempranillo Celebration & Pure Green is celebrating their […]

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2018 New Year’s Day Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | Downtown Portland, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery
Tickets: brownpapertickets.com

As a nexus for labor and shipping in the Pacific Northwest, Portland often had the repute of a rugged, rough and tumble town, more than willing to allow the miners, loggers, and fishermen an opportunity to part with their hard earned cash in whatever debaucherous manner they chose. In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that Portland, or “Strip City,” still has that vulgar and rugged reputation to this day. (more…)

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2017/2018 New Years Eve Celebration @ SE Portland’s The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | The Quick & Easy Boys (downstairs), Soul Stew DJs (upstairs)

New Years Eve Celebration

As is tradition here at the goodfoot we have a two-floor, two-show New Year’s Eve celebration in the works. In the lower-level music venue we welcome the always fiery Quick and Easy Boys, while the upstairs pub and gallery is transformed into a dancehall with tunes provided by the legendary Soul Stew Dj’s. The shows are ticketed separately with pre-sale tickets avail for The Quick and Easy Boys (see bottom of this event description for link; As well, there will be day-of tickets avail at the door on a first come, first served basis). Tickets for Soul Stew in the upstairs venue will be available at the door only. (more…)

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DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid’s 2018 New Year’s Eve Dance Party Extravaganza @ Melody Ballroom | w/ Orquestra Pacifico Tropical, Savila & Dholi

DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid’s 17th Anniversary New Year’s Eve Dance Party Extravaganza
Doors 9 p.m. | 21 + only (w/ proper ID)
Tickets: eventbrite.com

New Year’s Eve Dance Party Extravaganza at the Melody Ballroom with special guests

  • Orquestra Pacifico Tropical (Featuring members of Sun Angle, Máscaras, Bitch’n, &&&, IOA, Point Juncture, Wa., Modernstate, Roselit Bone, Quiet Countries & Eagle Sun King.)
  • Savila (psychedelic cumbia ft. Fabi Reyna of She Shreds Magazine)
  • Dholi Adam McCollom (Seattle)
  • Sound and lighting by One Wub

This party marks the 17th anniversary of Anjali and The Kid! We’ve been performing as a duo since our club debut on NYE in 2000. Anjali and The Kid were voted “Best DJ” in Willamette Week’s 2017 and 2016 Reader’s Poll. We can’t wait to ring in the new year with you!


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Ring in 2018 w/ McMenamins New Year’s Eve Celebrations | Champagne Toasts, Live Music, Overnight Options, Drink Specials, Passport Stamp & More!

2018 New Year’s Eve Celebration

More info: mcmenamins.com

Make it a night to remember by booking one of our exclusive overnight packages. Reserve your rooms online!

New Year’s Eve Passport Stamp
All Locations
Our just-for-fun New Year’s Eve Passport stamp will again be available at all our locations to get just by showing up anytime after 5 p.m. on the last night of the year.

Crystal Hotel


  • Lodging for two in a cozy guestroom, including surprise amenities
  • $160 per couple to be spent at your discretion on dinner and drinks in Zeus Café
  • A sparkling wine toast at midnight
  • $30 credit for breakfast on New Year’s Day in Zeus Café

$395 per couple


$10 advance, $15 day of show
Make it a night to remember by booking one of our exclusive overnight packages and partying to live music in Blackberry Hall. Head to the Loading Dock heated tent for music, too. Overnight packages must be booked through the front desk at Edgefield by calling (503) 669-8610 or (800) 669-8610.

Live Music

9 p.m. ’til 12:30 a.m.

  • The Junebugs at the Loading Dock
  • Funktown PDX in Blackberry Hall
  • McDougall at the Winery • Free admission

Kennedy School

$20 advance, $25 day of show

Make it a night to remember by booking one of our exclusive overnight packages and partying to live music. Click here to make your reservation! Tickets to just the music will also be available.

Live Music
9 p.m. ’til 12:30 a.m.
Stump City Soul in the Theater • $20 advance, $25 day of show
The Strange Tones in the Gym • Free admission

New Year’s Eve Overnight Package

  • Includes lodging for two in a cozy guestroom
  • Dinner in the Courtyard Restaurant
  • Admission to the dance party in the Theater
  • A sparkling wine toast at midnight
  • Breakfast on New Year’s Day in the Courtyard Restaurant

$435 to $455 per couple.

Please note: Guests are given a $140 per couple credit for dinner and drinks, and a $30 credit to use for breakfast. 21 and over only.

Cornelius Pass Roadhouse

Live music 9 p.m. ’til 12:30 a.m.
Free | 21

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Ring in 2018 at Portland’s Most Famous New Year’s Eve Party Champagne Ball in Downtown! | 17 Bars, 3 Dance Floors, Black Tie, Toast & Count

2018 Champagne Ball
Tickets: champagneball.com

You’re invited to Portland’s Most Famous New Year’s Eve Party!

You’re invited to Portland’s Most Famous New Year’s Eve Party!

Singles, couples and large groups of friends are all welcome at the Champagne Ball, we welcome everyone as long as they dress for the occasion and know how to have fun. For those who are looking to meet that someone special we provide optional “Singles Beads” to help partygoers recognize who’s available and who’s taken. Guests love these beads; they’re a hit every year.

Join the fun this year and ring in 2018 with over 1,500 of the Northwest’s best dressed and dance yourself silly on our 3 dance floors. (more…)

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Tony’s AM Gold Seventies Soft Rockin’ 2017 / 2018 Portland New Years Eve @ Tony Starlight Showroom | Featuring Hits from Elton John, Neil Diamond, Carol King & More!

Tony’s AM Gold Seventies Soft Rockin’ New Years Eve
7:30 – 9:10 PM Dinner Show
10:30 PM – 12:40 AM Dessert and Dancing Show
More info: tonystarlight.com

Why Seventies Soft Rock?

“The radio was the soundtrack to the 1970s, the era in which I grew up. Not every radio had FM capabilities, especially in cars. The AM dial was played in stores and restaurants and in the Country Squire Station Wagon that I rode in, sans seat belts. I absorbed these songs and they are a part of me. A few lines of ‘Rocket Man’ and I’m taken back to a time of polyester, bell bottoms and Evel Knievel.(more…)

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Barrel Room Presents Old Town Portland’s Largest New Year’s Eve 2017 / 2018 Celebration! | Champagne Toast, Two Stages, DJs, Dueling Pianos w/ Liz Fohl and Steven Ramirez

Barrel Room Partners Presents Old Town Portland’s
Largest NYE Celebration

Doors 7:30 p.m., Show 9 p.m. | 21+
Tickets: barrelroompdx.com

Portland’s Longest Running and ONLY Dueling Piano NYE Celebration. LIVE Entertainment on Two Stages ALL Night Featuring National Touring Talent. Old Town Portland’s LARGEST NYE Celebration!

  • Earliest Doors in Old Town
  • Three Great Ticket Options
  • Dinner and Show Option Created by Chef Kyle Christopher Rathert
  • Dueling Pianos Featuring Liz Fohl and Steven Ramirez
  • DJ KHop Headlines with Special Guests
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Peacock Lane Portland Holiday/Christmas Lights Pictures & 2017 Schedule | Pedestrian Only Nights

Peacock Lane Holiday / Christmas Lights Viewing
December 15th-31st 6-11pm (midnight on Dec 24th and 31st)
Pedestrian Only: December 15-17

More info: Facebook

The holiday season is approaching, and residents of Southeast Portland’s Peacock Lane are once again planning their legendary light displays. One of Portland’s most beloved holiday traditions, Peacock Lane residents have been decking out their homes for decades. (more…)

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NW Portland New Year’s Eve Countdown with LULU LUSCIOUS @ 23Hoyt | Champagne Toast, Dinner, Reservations, Dance, Drag & More!

New Year’s Eve Countdown
with LULU LUSCIOUS at 23Hoyt

Dinner reservations taken from 5 pm to 10:30pm
Party goes until 2 a.m. | Free | 21+
More info + Dinner Reservations: 23Hoyt.com

23Hoyt Cordially invites you to celebrate the New Year with us!

Countdown Diva and Drag performer extraordinaire, LuLu Luscious, will keep us company as we dance the night into a new year! With guest performances by Kimberly Michelle Westwood and Devlin Lynn Phoenix! (more…)

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Downtown Portland New Year’s Eve 2017 / 2018 @ Saucebox | w/ Jason Burns, Ginkgo, Ychtclb, TVTV & Takimba

New Year’s Eve
Dinner Reservations 5-9 p.m. | Party Starts at 10p | 21+
Tickets: eventbrite.com

BEST place to have DINNER on NEW YEAR’S EVE
Three menus to choose from:
Chef Ellen has prepared a three tier, four-course prefix tasting menu, showcasing her favorites from 2017 and beyond. Your dinner tables is available by reservation only. We will take reservations for all the tables in the restaurant and bar between5:00 and 9:00 pm, …and we will book fully, so make your reservation today, at www.saucebox.com/reservations. (more…)

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