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MANY Portland Christmas Weekend Events & Giveaways ($550+): Festival of the Last Minute, Holiday Lights, Dinners, New Year’s Eve Parties & More! | December 22-25, 2016

Hello Portland! Christmas is here! Find last minute gifts at the Festival Of The Last Minute and Holiday Pop Up Shop @ UP Design Studio. See the sights with FestiBus or The Miracle of a Million Lights @ Victorian Belle & Symbols of the Season @ Pittock Mansion. And there’s still time to land New […]

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Cinnamon Bear Portland Spirit

One More Week to see 2016 Cinnamon Bear Holiday Cruises w/ Portland Spirit | Storytelling, Magic, Holiday / Christmas Treats

December 23-24, 26-27 – Join us aboard the Portland Spirit as we magically transform the boat into Maybeland from the classic radio show and beloved children’s book. Magical fairies and elves will greet you as Captain Taffy and his crew get the cruise underway. We’ll have story time with Queen Melissa, Presto the Magician will […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): SantaCon, FestiBus, Peacock Lane, Christmas Ships, Last Minute Holiday Gifts, Markets & Bazaars, Treats & More! | December 15-18, 2016

Hello Portland! It’s just a little snow! We’ve got plenty of places to keep cozy this weekend & shops to pick up those last minute gifts, including the Geek the Halls Holiday Bazaar! FestiBus is back! See all the twinkling lights at Christmas Ships, Victorian Belle, & Peacock Lane. And New Year’s Eve is just […]

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festival of last minute 2015

Find Holiday & Christmas Gifts at Portland Saturday Market’s 2016 Festival Of The Last Minute | Open Through Christmas Eve, 40+ Types of Arts & Crafts, Santa

December 17-24 @ Portland Saturday Market- No time to check everyone off your “nice” list? No problem! ‘Tis the season for the Festival of the Last Minute! And as with any welcome holiday tradition, Portland Saturday Market returns with its one-stop event for all those who’ve delayed starting their shopping — and those who simply […]

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With Love from PDX

Give Something Uniquely Portland – With Love, From PDX Gift Boxes | 2016 Holiday / Christmas Gift Ideas, Bitters, Cookies, Chocolate, Drinkware & More!

These gifts feature Portland’s best local companies from hand-made bitters to small batch cookies from Portland Bitters Project, Pitch Dark Chocolate, North Drinkware, Irvington Woodworks, and more.

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Holiday Pop Up event

2016 Holiday / Christmas Pop Up Event @ Union/Pine | Featuring 40+ of Portland’s Favorite Stores, Designers & Artisans, Photos w/ Santa

December 11 @ Union/Pine – Holiday season is nearing in all its gift-giving glory, and along with it comes the annual go-to pop up, Give Good Gift. Join over 40 of Portland’s favorite stores, designers, and artisans for the big one day affair, Sunday December 11th from 10am to 6pm at Union/Pine. Make a day […]

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Portland Chamber Orchestra Presents Handel’s Messiah: As Intended | 2016 Portland Holiday / Christmas Music, Orchestra + Choir

December 14, 16-18 – As part of the 70th Anniversary Season, PCO presents its signature holiday program of orchestral and choral works including a performance of Part One of Handel’s “Messiah”. This year, PCO welcomes the Resonance Ensemble and soloists, directed by Katherine Fitzgibbon.

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Stumptown Santa Con

Stumptown SantaCon 2016 is Coming to Town | Festival of Lights, Holiday Moving Costume Dance Party Through Downtown Portland, Food Carts & More!

December 17 in Downtown Portland – The festivities begin at 4pm. Annual costume and dance processional moves throughout various Santa welcoming venues in downtown Portland from 3pm-11pm. This annual fundraiser is open to anyone over 21 years of age. Wristbands are $10 and a portion of the proceeds goes to support the Sunshine Division, a […]

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2016 Pop Up Shop PDX: Curated Pop Up Market Continues this Weekend in NE Portland | Featuring A Curated Selection of Portland’s Best Designers & Makers, Holiday / Christmas Gift Ideas

December 10-11 in NE Portland – Up Shop Pdx is a temporary pop up market which opens on 1408 Ne Alberta St for the months of November and December 2016. Each market will feature a curated selection of Portland’s best designers/makers.

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Holiday shopping, parties and classes

Stop by New Deal Distillery this Weekend for a Cocktail Wonderland! | The Season for Giving, 2016 Christmas / Holiday Shopping & Gifts, Holiday Punch Parties

December 10 @ New Deal Distillery – Our biggest holiday event this season! Visit the New Deal Tasting Room on December 10th and learn to mix-up some classic Holiday drinks at our multiple Cocktail Demo stations. And, to make your holiday shopping a breeze, Gift Sets of New Deal spirits and local mixers, as well […]

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It's a wonderful life

2016 Portland Holiday It’s a Wonderful Life @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | See Christmas Classic on the Big Screen w/ Bigger Than Live Soundtrack

December 17 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Everyone’s favorite feel-good holiday classic! Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed star in the timeless tale of a discouraged businessman whose guardian angel helps him discover the far-reaching influence of everyday kindness. The orchestra performs the uplifting soundtrack in real time. Projected in HD, in its original black […]

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Win Tickets ($60): Sinatra by Starlight: Sinatra 101 @ Tony Starlight Showroom | w/ Bo Ayars and the All-Star Horns, Happy Birthday to Ol’ Blue Eyes

Decemebr 12 @ Tony Starlight Showroom – With Bo Ayars and the All-Star Horns. This is now an annual tradition. We celebrate Franks’s birthday, on the day, so this year it’s on a Monday. But that won’t stop Sinatra Swooners, Sinatraphiles and the rest of us from coming out to celebrate. This night we’ll play […]

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Holiday Pop up Shop UP Design Studio

Find Something for Everyone at this Weekend’s Holiday Pop Up Shop @ UP Design Studio in North Williams District | Featuring 30+ Artists & Makers, Ceramics, Jewelry, Art, Home Decor & More! Shop Late Williams

December 9 -11 @ UP Design Studio – We collaborated with 30 Artist/Makers to give you the best of locally made Ceramics, Jewelry, Cards & Art, Home Decor, Sweets & Preserves, Terrariums and much more!

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The Christmas Revels 2016

Win Tickets ($42): Portland Holiday Tradition The Christmas Revels: Commedia Italiana @ St. Mary’s Academy Theater | Music, Dance & Comedy of the Italian Renaissance

December 16-21 @ St. Mary’s Academy – The music, dance and comedy of the Italian Renaissance come alive in this year’s Christmas Revels. The Doge of Venice, bored with his reign, runs away with a Commedia Dell’ Arte troupe – and zaniness ensues.

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Bluehour Santa Brunch

Bluehour Santa Brunch | All Ages 2016 Portland Holiday / Christmas Event, Meet St. Nick

December 11 @ Bluehour – There’s nothing like a visit from ole St. Nick to get you in the holiday spirit. He let us know that he plans to be at Bluehour on Sunday 11 December for our special SANTA BRUNCH. Book your brunch table on this festive family day and enjoy a three-course menu […]

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Portland Short Bus FestiBus

FestiBus 2016 Portland Holiday / Christmas Lights Bus Tour w/ Portland Short Bus | Peacock Lane, Crale House, Gift Exchange

December 15-18, 21-23 – This season give yourself the gift of FestiBUS. Join 12 random strangers on the Portland Short Bus as we hit up (2) quintessential Portland holiday light displays (The world renowned Peacock Lane as well as the lesser known Crale House). In addition to the light shows, we will merrily whisk you […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600): Holiday Ale Festival, PDX Weed Week, Cinnamon Bear Cruise, Holiday Shops & More! | December 1-4, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and the holidays are in full swing! Find something special at several amazing shops around town. Holiday Ale Festival is bring cheer to Pioneer Courthouse Square and PDX Weed Week is here. Go tubing at Christmas in the Garden and see Santa at Reindeer Village.

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Win Tickets ($24): Winter Festival @ Zimmerman Heritage Farm | Beer & Cider Garden, Live Music, Food & Craft Vendors

December 8-11, 15-18 @ Zimmerman Heritage Farm – WinterVille at the Zimmerman Heritage Farm, a brand new holiday festival taking place at the old, historic Zimmerman Heritage Farmhouse near 174th and Sandy Blvd. It features local performances by high school choirs such as Parkrose’ Debonaires choir, a winter beer and cider garden for guests twenty […]

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