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Holiday Concert Series w/ Concert Rock Violinist Aaron Meyer

Portland’s 2017 Holiday Concert Series w/ Concert Rock Violinist Aaron Meyer | Rock Orchestra, w The Brown Sisters, Julian Meyer, & More!

December 14-16 @ First Congregational Church – The Aaron Meyer Holiday Concert Series has been a Northwest Holiday Tradition for 17 years. Portland’s own rock violinist’s Aaron Meyer embraces his eclectic influence of classical and world musics to bring together the sounds of the season as you’ve never heard them performed. As the energy of […]

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Christmas in the Garden, Holiday Gift Markets, Wassail Holiday Party, Gift Ideas & More! | November 30- December 3, 2017

Hello, Portland, the weekend is back and the holidays are in full swing! Get your holiday gifts at lots of local holiday markets. The Santas are gathering in North Portland on Saturday or grab a photo with Santa at Paddy’s. Portland Cider celebrates the season w/ Wassail Holiday Party.

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Portland 2017 Holiday Photos with Santa Make-A-Wish Fundraiser at Paddy’s | Family Friendly, Food, Beer, Christmas Event

December 2-3 @ Paddy’s Bar & Gril – Bring your family & friends to enjoy food & beverages and 10% off your tab (with picture donation). No waiting in a line, just sign in when you get there and we’ll take care of the rest! Pictures with Santa are a $20 donation (professional pictures) that […]

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Holiday Food & Gift Festival, Sherry Week, Hump!, Lit Crawl & More! | November 9-12, 2017

Miz Kitty is back with more juggling, dancing & music. Portland Youth Philharmonic Presents Beethoven’s 5th, and Sherry Week continues through Sunday. Learn more about living on the road at the Fall RV Show of Shows and Portland’s Holiday Tree arrives today! The holidays are coming up fast!

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Fall Home Show, Gem & Mineral Show, Kölsch Festival, VegFest & More! | October 12-15, 2017

Hello Portland, the weekend is back and Fall is in full swing! Fall Home Show is at Expo Center. See all the shiny things at the Gem & Mineral Show, and toast the weekend at Kölsch Festival, and learn more about plant-based living at VegFest! Walk with the Spirits w/ Portland Japanese Garden’s “Noh on […]

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Opening Night with George Takei @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | w/ Oregon Symphony, Renowned Social Justice/Media Mega-star

September 16 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Best known for his portrayal of Mr. Sulu in Star Trek and now renowned as a social justice/media mega-star, Takei makes his Oregon Symphony debut as emcee of our opening night and joins a legendary list of narrators of Copland’s emotional work. A concert certain to get […]

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“SHOCK OPERA: The Authorized Alice Cooper Story” @ Paris Theater | Dark Comedy, Tribute To Rock Music

“SHOCK OPERA: The Authorized Alice Cooper Story”

More info: shockoperapdx.bpt.me

A play about the band that invented the rock show!

Shock Opera: The Authorized Alice Cooper Story, riddled with themes of friendship, drug-abuse, shock value, celebrity status, gender-bending, every deadly sin, and love— is guaranteed to be a sold out event. (more…)

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100+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Mississippi Street Fair, Lavender Daze Festival, Art & Wine Fair, Fueled by Wine & More! | July 6-9, 2017

Hello Portland, Summer is in full swing and we’ve got lots of ideas to fill up your weekend! Head to English Estate Winery in Vancouver for the Summer Art & Wine Fair. Run for Wine at Fueled by Wine Half Marathon. Get some color at Hood River’s annual Lavender Daze Festival. And be sure to […]

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International Tequila Festival | Promo / Coupon Code, Ride to a Tequila Hideaway, Dozen Samples, Music, Margaritas & More!

International Tequila Festival
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Use code “pdxfun” for $25 Off at destination-experiences.ticketleap.com

The Food and Wine Society of Clark County benefits from each ticket purchased. These funds are used to further enhance the goals of the society throughout the year. Thank you for your participation.

Limited to just 100 Tequila Lovers Who Are Looking For The Ultimate Tequila Adventure. Your adventure begins with a bus ride aboard the tequila bus from the street pick up location 6103 NE St. James Rd. Ste E home of Northwest Kitchen Design. Upon arrival at your Ultimate Tequila Adventure you will be dropped at The Tequila Hideaway. Wear some walking shoes and enjoy a path through the woods that will reveal fine sipping tequilas to sample of (all tequilas retail for a minimum of $35 and max of $180 per bottle). Listen to music float through the air along the way and then end with 3 Margaritas of your choice from our Tequila Cache. Don’t worry about working up your appetite along the trail. We’re going to tame your hunger with our Pulled Rib Meat Tacos, Salsa & Gucamole Chips, Black Beans and Fried Chicken. Then load up on homemade jalepeno corn bread shimmering with local honey and frothy butter hot from our ovens and a healthy portion of the yummiest coleslaw this side of a sows belly. You might want to enjoy cornhole or ping pong, bocce ball or horseshoes or just hang and talk around the fire. Cigars welcome.

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100+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): BrewFest in the Park, Oregon Zoo Concerts, Tequila Festival, World Naked Bike Ride, Romper Con & More! | June 22-25, 2017

Hello Portland, Summer is officially here! Brewfest in the Park is at Overlook, and you can hop a ride to the Tequila Hideaway. World Naked Bike Ride is Saturday night and Rose City Rollers are hosting their Hometown Throwdown! Head out of town for wines & music at Estacada Uncorked.

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Beer Festivals, Midsummer Festival, Cork & Craft, Sangria Party, Music & More! | June 8-11, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and beer festival season is heating up! Get spooked at Portland Horror Film Festival or treat the family to Scandinavian Midsummer Festival. Score huge discounts on brand new merch at FINDpdx Summer Edition. Kick off PRIDE week w/ Some Like it Brunch – DRAG BRUNCH & catch your own […]

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Cheers to Belgian Beers Festival, Pints in the Pearl, Modern Home Tour, Pedalpalooza, Storytelling & More! | June 1-4, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back! Portland has lots of tasty brews to try this weekend at Belgian Beers Festival and Pints in the Pearl. Tour several beacons of design on the Modern Home Tour. See how high the waters rose on the The Great Flood of 1894 Portland Walking Tour. And get ahead next […]

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The Great Flood of 1894 Portland Walking Tour | Visit the Sights w/ Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin, See Where Willamette River Reached a Record Height of 33 Feet

June 3 in Downtown Portland – June 2017 is the 123rd anniversary of The Great Flood of 1894, which saw the Willamette River reach its record height at 33 feet. Kick Ass Oregon History’s Doug Kenck-Crispin will host his annual Great Flood Field Trip; visiting the sites, bringing along the old photographs, and talking all […]

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MANY Portland St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Shamrock Run, March Madness, Dirty Leprechaun Obstacle Run, Stumptown LepreCon, Cannabis Delivery & More! | March 16-19, 2017

Hello Portland! St. Patrick’s Weekend is here! Enjoy the luck of the Irish w/ Dirty Leprechaun Fun Run and Shamrock Run! Or celebrate all weekend w/ St. Patrick’s Day Across the Land w/ McMenamins, Irish Craft Ale Festival & St. Patrick’s Festival @ Paddy’s. Plus Food, Beer, Music, Costumes & More!

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Paddy's St. Patrick's 3-Day Festival

2017 Portland 3 Day St. Patrick’s Festival @ Paddy’s Bar & Grill | Tented Festival, Live Irish Music, Bagpipers, Irish Dancers, Traditional Irish Food

March 17-19 @ Paddy’s Bar & Grill – Portland’s oldest Irish pub, is proud to host their 8th annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival Fundraiser, on March 17-19, 2017. Celebrate Irish culture at our 3-day tented street festival with live Irish music, bagpipers, and Irish dancers, as well as traditional Irish food and drink! Enjoy your […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): POWFest, Antique & Collectible Show, Engage Conference, Wine & Girl Scout Cookies & More! | March 2-5, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and spring is nearly here! Spice up your outdoor space w/ Deck, Fence and Outdoor Living Expo. POWFest spotlights female directors, and see stars in the making w/ The Second City: Improv All-Stars. Visit nostalgia w/ Spring Antique & Collectible Show, Hip Chicks pairs our two favorite things: Wine […]

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Win Tickets ($50): The Wood Brothers @ Crystal Ballroom | “Masters of Soulful Folk,”Blues, w/ The Shook Twins

March 10 @ Crystal Ballroom – The cover of The Wood Brothers’ gorgeous new album, ‘Paradise,’ is adorned with an illustration of a mule staring at a carrot dangling just inches in front of its mouth. The carrot, though, is hanging from a stick affixed to the mule’s own head. “In some ways, he’s already […]

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Hot Tuna

Win Tickets ($44): Hot Tuna @ Aladdin Theater | American Blues, Roots Music, Rock

February 23 @ Aladdin Theater – From their days playing together as teenagers to their current acoustic and electric blues, probably no one has more consistently led American music for the last 50 years — yes! — than Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady, the founders and continuing core members of Hot Tuna.

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Rufus Wainwright

Win Tickets ($120): Rufus Wainwright @ Aladdin Theater | Composer, Songwriter, Vocalist, Pop, Classical

February 6 @ Aladdin Theater – Rufus Wainwright, one of the great male vocalists, composers, and songwriters of his generation, has released eight studio albums, three DVDs, and three live albums. He has collaborated with artists ranging from Elton John, David Byrne, Mark Ronson, Joni Mitchell to Burt Bacharach. At the age of 14 he […]

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Win Tickets ($50): The Second City: Improv All-Stars @ Newmark Theatre | Inspiration for Saturday Night Live, Where Most of America’s Comedy Stars Started

Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 7:30pm, Chicago’s legendary comedy theater returns to the Newmark Theatre with “The Second City: Improv All-Stars,” an irresistible hour of improvised comedy. The masters of the form will astound you with their talent, skill and wit– all without the aid of scripts or sets.

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