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Discover Portland’s Hidden Mysteries w/ Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure! | Give the Gift of Adventure! + Discount / Promo Code

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure
Hours of Operation – Play anytime, Sunrise to Sunset
$39.20 for a team of 2-5 people w/ code PDXPIPELINE at urbanadventurequest.com

Looking for a way to turn Portland into a giant game board? Give the gift of adventure with a city-wide scavenger hunt!

Urban Adventure Quest has created an interactive scavenger hunt that combines the fun of the Amazing Race with a three-hour sightseeing tour of Portland. Guided from any smart phone, groups make their way among well-known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. (more…)

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Queer Comedy Festival, Highland Games, Crafted Beer & Food Festival, Roadhouse Brewfest & More! | July 18-21, 2019

The weekend is back & sunshine is on its way, Portland! Cool down at Cornelius Pass Roadhouse Brewfest or Wild Hare Country Festival. Get in lots of laughs at Queer Comedy Festival. Tectonic SHIFT Festival features music, art & more. And be sure to check out Legacy Drag Show every Friday at Henry’s!

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Escapism Portland

See If You Can Make It Out In 1 Hour w/ Escapism Portland! | Unravel the Mysteries to Escape The Ritual Room!

You and a small group of like minded citizens have been chosen as possible candidates to join our Secret Society. However, you must prove you are worthy before being admitted to the inner sanctum. Solve our secrets, and your world will open to luxuries of power and influence beyond your imagination.

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MANY Portland July 4th Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Cherryfest NW, Waterfront Blues Festival, Estacada Timber Festival, Craft Beer Festival & More! | July 3-7, 2019

July 4th Weekend is back, Portland! The Rose City goes all out with Waterfront Blues Festival and CherryFest NW lights up Salem. Try some new brews at Portland Craft Beer Festival! And it’s Cherry season in the Gorge!

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer (35mm)

Buffy the Vampire Slayer (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Comedy Horror, Portland July 4th Weekend, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

July 5-7 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – “In every generation there is a chosen one. She alone will stand against the vampires, the demons, and the forces of darkness. She is the slayer.” ― Joss Whedon. Before Sarah Michelle-Gellar picked up her crucifix and crossbow, Kristy Swanson was The Chosen One in the original 1992 […]

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Escapism Portland

See If You Can Make It Out In 1 Hour w/ Escapism Portland! | Unravel the Mysteries to Escape The Ritual Room!

You and a small group of like minded citizens have been chosen as possible candidates to join our Secret Society. However, you must prove you are worthy before being admitted to the inner sanctum. Solve our secrets, and your world will open to luxuries of power and influence beyond your imagination.

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Alien Zoo

Pass The Alien Intelligence Tests to Escape the Alien Zoo! | Your Habitat Awaits at Escapism Portland!

You will spend the rest of your days here being ogled and teased by alien families as you attempt their insulting “intelligence tests.” The aliens think humans are among the most primitive lifeforms in the zoo. Can you prove them wrong? Other humans have been here for some time. Perhaps if you work together, you […]

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

Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery
21+
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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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600+): Home & Garden Show, Brewstillery Festival, Brunch Festival, Mystery Theater, Musicals & More! | February 22-25, 2018

Hello, Portland! Warm up this weekend w/ Agatha Christie’s Immersive Murder Mystery The Mousetrap. Brewstillery Festival is back pairing beers & spirits and try your best against the best of Portland’s trivia talent at Clash of the Trivia Titans Trivia Tournament.

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($450+): Chinese New Year, KidFest!, Valentine’s Day Weekend, Whoopee! & More! | February 15-18, 2018

Hello, Portland! There’s still time to celebrate Mardi Gras & Valentine’s Day in Portland. Chinese New Year starts Friday. Experience Theatere Project’s Immersive Mystery Experience The Mousetrap opens this weekend. Get ideas at MarryMe! Wedding events & Hip Chicks Do Wine celebrates Galentine’s Day.

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Alien Zoo

Portland Valentine’s Day Gift Idea! Pass The Alien Intelligence Tests to Escape the Alien Zoo! | Your Habitat Awaits at Escapism Portland!

You will spend the rest of your days here being ogled and teased by alien families as you attempt their insulting “intelligence tests.” The aliens think humans are among the most primitive lifeforms in the zoo. Can you prove them wrong? Other humans have been here for some time. Perhaps if you work together, you […]

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50+ Portland Martin Luther King, Jr., Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Old Time Music Gathering, Portland Boat Show, IPA Challenge & More! | January 11-15, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Old Time Music Gathering is at Tiffany Center or try a taste and see how well you do at IPA Challenge. See a huge selection of recreational boats at Portland Boat Show. The Reunion opens this weekend at Imago Theatre and Miz Kitty’s Variety Show returns to Mission Theater.

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BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour | Ghosts & Award-Winning Beer

Haunted Pub Tour
Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat @ 7PM and Sun at 3:30 – $45

BeerQuest Brewery Tours
Reservations: beerquestpdx.com

BeerQuest’s Haunted Pub Tour takes you deep into Portland’s most haunted bars for beer tastings and ghost stories.

Meet the spirits that have been haunting Portland for decades and hear fascinating stories of murders, brothels, corrupt police and more.

Tours explore the city’s Shanghai Tunnels where sailors were routinely ​kidnapped and opium dens flourished. Uncover the city’s wicked and lawless past on this spooky ghost tour.

This walking tour is 2.5 hours and includes 6 craft beer samples per person.

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BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour | Ghosts & Award-Winning Beer

Haunted Pub Tour
Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat @ 7PM and Sun at 3:30 – $45

BeerQuest Brewery Tours
Reservations: beerquestpdx.com

BeerQuest’s Haunted Pub Tour takes you deep into Portland’s most haunted bars for beer tastings and ghost stories.

Meet the spirits that have been haunting Portland for decades and hear fascinating stories of murders, brothels, corrupt police and more.

Tours explore the city’s Shanghai Tunnels where sailors were routinely ​kidnapped and opium dens flourished. Uncover the city’s wicked and lawless past on this spooky ghost tour.

This walking tour is 2.5 hours and includes 6 craft beer samples per person.

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BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour | Ghosts & Award-Winning Beer

Haunted Pub Tour
Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat @ 7PM and Sun at 3:30 – $45

BeerQuest Brewery Tours
Reservations: beerquestpdx.com

BeerQuest’s Haunted Pub Tour takes you deep into Portland’s most haunted bars for beer tastings and ghost stories.

Meet the spirits that have been haunting Portland for decades and hear fascinating stories of murders, brothels, corrupt police and more.

Tours explore the city’s Shanghai Tunnels where sailors were routinely ​kidnapped and opium dens flourished. Uncover the city’s wicked and lawless past on this spooky ghost tour.

This walking tour is 2.5 hours and includes 6 craft beer samples per person.

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Alien Zoo

Pass The Alien Intelligence Tests to Escape the Alien Zoo! | Your Habitat Awaits at Escapism Portland!

You will spend the rest of your days here being ogled and teased by alien families as you attempt their insulting “intelligence tests.” The aliens think humans are among the most primitive lifeforms in the zoo. Can you prove them wrong? Other humans have been here for some time. Perhaps if you work together, you […]

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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
21+

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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Portland 2017 / 2018 Casino Royale New Year’s Eve Party @ Grand Central Bowl | Free Champagne Toast, DJ Heat, 2 Levels of Games, Drinks, Dancing

Casino Royale New Year’s Eve Party
21+
More info: thegrandcentralbowl.com

Doors Open at 9pm $10
Partnering with Live 95.5
DJ Heat
Host by LO from Live 95.5
2 levels of games, drinks & dancing.
Black Jack | Craps | Roulette
Crown Royal Ice Luge / Sculpture
Free champagne toast at midnight

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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

21+
NEW YEAR’S EVE PACKAGE

  • 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

EdgeField

$10 advance, $15 day of show
21+
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
21+

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
21+
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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