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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250+): Oktoberfest, Geek Prom, Urban Winemaking, Burger Bonanza & More! | September 19-22, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Oktoberfest season is here! Weather this weekend should be perfect for a visit to Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze. Celebrate 20 years of Urban Winemaking w/ Hip Chicks Do Wine. And treat your taste buds at Happy Hour Burger Bonanza!

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bigfoot portland spirit

Only a Few More Weeks Remain to Spot the Elusive Bigfoot w/ Portland Spirit! | Daily Departures, 7-Hour & 3.5-Hour Columbia Gorge Jet-Boat Adventure Cruise

Ride the Explorer jet-boat from Portland to Cascade Locks as we embark into the “Heart of the Columbia Gorge” to search for the elusive creature known as Bigfoot. See the landmarks that make the Northwest famous, while listening to live and recorded narration. Enjoy content created by Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot star, Cliff Barackman. Portland […]

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Harakiri (35mm)

Harakiri (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 1962 Japanese jidaigeki (period-drama) Directed by Masaki Kobayashi, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

September 6-8 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Set in the year 1630, Harakiri begins with rōnin (masterless samurai) Hanshiro Tsugumo making an unusual request of a local lord of the Iyi clan: to use the lord’s grounds to commit harakiri- ritual suicide. Director Masaki Kobayashi challenges the feudal customs of Japan’s past in a gripping […]

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bigfoot portland spirit

See if You Can Spot the Elusive Bigfoot This Summer w/ Portland Spirit! | New Quick Trip Option, Daily Departures, 7-Hour & 3.5-Hour Columbia Gorge Jet-Boat Adventure Cruise

Ride the Explorer jet-boat from Portland to Cascade Locks as we embark into the “Heart of the Columbia Gorge” to search for the elusive creature known as Bigfoot. See the landmarks that make the Northwest famous, while listening to live and recorded narration. Enjoy content created by Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot star, Cliff Barackman. Portland […]

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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($300+): Tumbleweed Music Festival, Corn Maze, Tour de Lab, Oregon Ducks & More! | August 29-September 2, 2019

Labor Day Weekend is back, Portland! Savor the dog days of summer at Tour de Lab Pub tour. The swifts are making their yearly stop in Portland. Check out Reuse design build competition Dropbox Derby! And you have one more weekend to see the lovely flowers at the Swan Island Dahlia Festival.

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bigfoot portland spirit

See if You Can Spot the Elusive Bigfoot Over Labor Day Weekend w/ Portland Spirit! | New Quick Trip Option, Daily Departures, 7-Hour & 3.5-Hour Columbia Gorge Jet-Boat Adventure Cruise

Ride the Explorer jet-boat from Portland to Cascade Locks as we embark into the “Heart of the Columbia Gorge” to search for the elusive creature known as Bigfoot. See the landmarks that make the Northwest famous, while listening to live and recorded narration. Enjoy content created by Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot star, Cliff Barackman. Portland […]

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Drop Box Derby

Lovett Deconstruction’s 2019 Dropbox Derby @ Eastbank Esplanade | Reuse Design Build Competition Supporting Raphael House of Portland, Labor Day Weekend

September 2 @ Eastbank Esplanade Parking Lots – Lovett Deconstruction presents the 3rd Annual “Dropbox Derby,” a design-build competition using salvaged materials at the Eastbank Esplanade (between SE Salmon and Madison). This year’s competition will feature 25+ teams and dozens of vendors and will include the addition of Revive Design’s Flea Extravaganza!

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Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch equality corn maze

Win Tickets ($40): Equality- The Time is Now 2019 Corn Maze @ Portland’s Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch | Fall Harvest, All Ages, Family Friendly

August 31-October 31 @ Bella Organic Farm – The Time is NOW! This year’s corn maze is dedicated to EQUALITY in our country! With a special dedication to the US Women’s National Soccer Team’s FIFA World Cup win and in support of the effort for equal pay and equal representation in the workplace!

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CONCERNING VIOLENCE

Concerning Violence (Digital) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Exploration of Physical & Psychological Effects of Colonialism, Narrated by Lauryn Hill, Free Admission for Portland State University Students, 2019 Labor Day Weekend

August 30-September 1 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – In nine chapters, Afro-French revolutionary Frantz Fanon’s post-colonialist essay (of the same title) from The Wretched of the Earth, as read by Lauryn Hill, discusses the ways in which the native frees oneself from their European oppressor and explores the dehumanizing physical and psychological effects of colonialism.

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Last Flamenco Friday w/ Espacio Flamenco @ Bar Vivant | FREE, Lively Patio Performances, Live Flamenco Guitar, Singing, Dance, Tapas & Drinks, Outdoor Sherry Bar

August 23 – Join Espacio Flamenco and Bar Vivant for lively flamenco performances in the courtyard with an outdoor sherry bar. Get there early to grab some tapas and a sherry to pair with live flamenco guitar, singing, and dance.

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Tom Sachs Presents- A Space Program (DCP)

Tom Sachs Presents: A Space Program (DCP) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, A Makeshift Trip to Mars, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

August 23-25 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – An extension of the Space Camp (2012) and Space Program (2007) short films, directorial mainstay Van Neistat keeps a tight and linear style inline with this and other films coming out of Tom Sachs’ art studio (Ten Bullets, Color, and How To Sweep). A testament to bricolage and […]

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Flamenco Fridays w/ Espacio Flamenco @ Bar Vivant | FREE, Lively Patio Performances, Live Flamenco Guitar, Singing, Dance, Tapas & Drinks, Outdoor Sherry Bar

August 16 @ Bar Vivant – Fridays in August, join Espacio Flamenco and Bar Vivant for lively flamenco performances in the courtyard with an outdoor sherry bar. Get there early to grab some tapas and a sherry to pair with live flamenco guitar, singing, and dance. Seating on a first come first served basis.

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bigfoot portland spirit

See if You Can Spot the Elusive Bigfoot This Summer w/ Portland Spirit! | New Quick Trip Option, Daily Departures, 7-Hour & 3.5-Hour Columbia Gorge Jet-Boat Adventure Cruise

Ride the Explorer jet-boat from Portland to Cascade Locks as we embark into the “Heart of the Columbia Gorge” to search for the elusive creature known as Bigfoot. See the landmarks that make the Northwest famous, while listening to live and recorded narration. Enjoy content created by Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot star, Cliff Barackman. Portland […]

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PDX Women in Tech (PDXWIT) Happy Hour Networking Event

PDXWIT Presents: August Happy Hour Networking Event @ Zapproved, Inc | Free, Calling all introverts!

August 20 @ Zapproved – We all know the tech industry is full of networking events, but networking can be daunting, especially for introverts. The theme of our August Happy Hour is “Calling All Introverts!” To get people talking about this, our conversation prompt for the event will be “How does being an introvert or […]

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TAXI ZUM KLO

Taxi Zum Klo (35mm) @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, Dark Comedy, Documentary, German w/ English Subtitles, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

August 16-18 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Taxi Zum Klo is a comedy of manners that tells the story of Frank Ripploh, a Berlin school teacher with a very active sex life. Frank tries to keep his professional and private life separate, but when he begins a new relationship his love of hookups places his […]

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