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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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Win Tickets ($58): Baker’s Dozen @ Ecliptic Brewing | Coffee Beer & Doughnut Festival, Featuring Samples of All 13 Beers & Doughnuts

March 9 @ Ecliptic Brewing – The 5th Annual Baker’s Dozen, or BD5, melds three things Portland does best: coffee, beer, and doughnuts. Each brewer uses beans from different roasters in order to participate. Admission includes all 13 coffee beers, morsels of all 13 doughnuts, and a souvenir glass. (No extra drink tickets needed/sold). Actual […]

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The Civic Hosts Barrel Aged Fest + Axe Throwing

2019 Barrel Aged Festival @ The Civic Taproom and Bottle Shop | Axe Throwing, Featuring An Amazing Selection of Barrel Aged Beer, Cider & Mead

Beginning Friday, January 25 and running through Sunday the 27th, is The Civic’s 4th annual Barrel Aged Fest. General Manager Pete has spent the last year stashing away one-offs, special offerings and exciting barrel-aged beers just for this event!

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2019 Rip City Ale Fest @ Moda Center | Includes Entry to Portland Trail Blazers vs. New Orleans Pelicans, Live Music, Limited Entry, Cornhole, Jenga & More!

January 18 @ Moda Center – Join the Portland Trail Blazers for a pregame beer tasting event! On Friday, January 18, the Fifth Annual Rip City Ale Fest is back at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum. A ticket to Rip City Ale Fest includes a tasting glass and ten tasters from a wide variety of local […]

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Holiday Ale Festival

2018 Holiday Ale Festival @ Pioneer Courthouse Square | 54 Craft Beers, Ciders, Meads, Portland’s Christmas Tree

The 23rd annual Holiday Ale Festival will take place Nov. 28 through Dec. 2 at Pioneer Courthouse Square, located at 701 SW Sixth Ave. in downtown Portland. The Northwest’s longest-running outdoor winter beer festival – which is tented and heated – will feature 54 craft beers, ciders and meads in the main lineup. Participating breweries […]

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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
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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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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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MANY Portland Halloween Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): Costume Parties, Events, Haunted Houses, Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes & More! | October 25-28, 2018

Hello, Portland! Halloween is next week, but most of Portland’s parties will be this weekend! Tickets are selling fast but there’s still some available for Phantom PDX, Bollywood Horror XVI, Midnight Serenaders Halloween Bash, Halloween Boo! Cruise, Rock the Boat Costume Cruise, Video Dance Attack Halloween Party & More! + Stock up on all your […]

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

October 27 in Downtown Portland – 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.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200): Fall Home & Garden Show, Come Inside, Haunted Houses, Corn Mazes, HP Lovecraft Film Festival & More! | October 4-7, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Find your scream at 13th Door Haunted House or at Malice Manor. The H.P. Lovecraft film festival returns to Hollywood Theatre. Bridgeport Brewing is hosting Hoptoberfest. And Kriekfest finally comes to Hood River!

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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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2018 BeerQuest Halloween Haunted Pub Crawl in Downtown Portland | Award-Winning Beer + Meet Ghosts of Old Town Portland

Skip the fake haunted house this Halloween and join us for a historical journey into Portland’s wicked past. You’ll meet the real ghosts of Old Town, hear first-hand accounts of paranormal encounters and journey into the Shanghai Tunnels– all while sampling 6 local beers! This is a special Halloween edition of our year round haunted […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,450): Spirit of Halloweentown, 13th Door Haunted House, Beaverton Restaurant Week, OMSI Harvest Fest, Oktoberfest & More! | September 27-30, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and warm temperatures are sticking around! McMenamins is hosting more Oktoberfests this weekend and Halloweentown opens Saturday! Run for Beer at Pelican Brewing Salmon Run 5k & 10k in Tillamook. Learn how to do spooky makeup at Halloween Themed Makeup Workshop. Enjoy the warm weather and learn of Portland’s […]

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

September 29 in Downtown Portland – 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.

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2018 HoptoberFest Block Party @ BridgePort Brewing | Oktoberfest Food, Beer, Music & More!

October 6 @ BridgePort Brewing – Join BridgePort Brewing for their 2nd annual HoptoberFest Block Party on Saturday, October 6th from Noon – 6 pm for BridgePort’s hop-tastic Oktoberfest-inspired beer fest and block party! Enjoy music from DJ Ashley Montague, a photo booth, games, Oktoberfest-inspired food for purchase including German-style pretzels from Fressen Artisan Bakery […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Autumn Moon Festival, Pinball Festival, Lily Tomlin, Bartenders Ball & More! | September 20-23, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and fall events are showing up! McMenamins celebrates Oktoberfest at multiple locations and Conexus celebrates outside under the stars! Bella Organic’s Corn Maze wants to encourage the MLB to PDX. And Hip Chicks pairs the two best things: Wine & Bacon!

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Salmon Run

2018 Pelican Brewing Salmon Run 5k & 10k in Tillamook, OR | Post Race Bash, Brewery Tours, Live Music & More!

September 29 @ Pelican Brewery – This fun, timed race will kick-off at 10:05am and feature a scenic race course through picturesque Tillamook. Runners will enjoy a post-race bash at the brewery featuring brewery tours, live music and much more!

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Win Tickets ($45): 2018 Jim Beam Bartenders Ball @ Leftbank Annex | Music, Food Trucks, Raffle

September 23, 2018, Portland OR – The North West Bartender’s Association is proud to invite you to their first annual Bartender’s Ball! The NWBA has partnered with with Harbor of Hope and ALL event proceeds will go the this local charity as they fight to create safe harbors and a path to stability for Oregon’s homeless population.

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Mt Angel Oktoberfest

The 2018 Mount Angel Oktoberfest is This Weekend | Over 250 Events & Performances

September 13-16 at Mt Angel – One of the longest standing, best-loved folk festivals in the northwest, celebrates its 53rd festival September 13 – 16, 2018. Average attendance now tops 350,000. Throughout the years, Mount Angel’s Oktoberfest has offered traditional Bavarian food, fun and entertainment for the whole family.

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