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2020 New Year’s Day Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | Downtown Portland, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

January 1 in Downtown Portland – Join Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin as we visit locations of famous saloons, bars and bordellos, card rooms and gambling dens, some of which are still in operation today! The tour will “end” outside of Mary’s Club, one of Portland’s most hallowed strip clubs*. At the conclusion of the tour, you […]

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Alien Zoo

Pass The Alien Intelligence Tests to Escape the Alien Zoo! | Your Habitat Awaits at Escapism Portland! Holiday/Christmas Gift Idea

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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,450+): Halloween Parties, NW’s Largest Garage & Vintage Sale, The Nitemare B4 Xmas & More! | October 31-November 3, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Rose City Rollers are back on the track with Break Neck Betties benefit bout. Get your hands on something shiny at 44th Gemstone and Jewelry Auction. Hear a live score to the Nitemare B4 Xmas. And get Spooked at Portland’s Only Haunted Escape Room @ Escapism!

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MANY Portland Halloween Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,900+): Erotic Ball, Whose Jam is it Anyway?, Parties, Costume Contests, Trick or Treat & More! | October 24-27, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! The city’s famous Erotic Ball returns to Crystal Ballroom on Saturday. Get your pumpkin and pick up a scare at Bella Organic’s Pumpkin Patch and Corn Mazes. Pair candy with your wine at Hip Chicks Do Wine. Find spooky deals at America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show. And see the […]

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NW’S LARGEST Garage Sale & Vintage Sale

NW’S LARGEST Garage Sale & Vintage Sale @ Clark County Event Center | 600+ Indoor Sales, Furniture, Jewelry, Tools, Toys, Electronics, Clothing, Household, Baby & Kids Items & More!

November 2 @ Clark County Fairgrounds – Something for Everyone Vintage Antiques to New! Sellers & Shoppers, Don’t miss this sale! In Addition to our excellent Sale, we will be giving out more than $3,000+ worth of cash & prizes!

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America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show This Weekend @ Portland Expo Center | Vintage Collectibles, Clothing, Glassware, Toys, dolls & More!

Get ready for a pickers paradise for all things vintage! The fall version of the largest all retro show in the region is coming up on October 26 & 27 at the Portland Expo Center. There will be outstanding dealers coming from all over the country with hundreds of booths available to view – don’t […]

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Win Tickets: America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show @ Portland Expo Center | Vintage Collectibles, Clothing, Glassware, Toys, dolls & More!

Get ready for a pickers paradise for all things vintage! The fall version of the largest all retro show in the region is coming up on October 26 & 27 at the Portland Expo Center. There will be outstanding dealers coming from all over the country with hundreds of booths available to view – don’t […]

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2019 Oregon Distillers Festival @ McMenamins Edgefield | 100+ Handcrafted Spirits, Cocktails & Appetizers, Silent Auction, Passport Stamp

October 12 @ Edgefield – Edgefield hosts the 8th annual Oregon Distillers Festival, featuring more than 100 handcrafted spirits from distillers such as Bull Run Distillery, Vivacity Fine Spirits and Aria Portland Dry Gin. Also enjoy select fall cocktails, appetizers from our Black Rabbit Chef Chris Rattaro and a silent auction.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700+): Portland Comedy Festival, VegFest, Haunted Pub Tour, Bigfoot Bash, Fall Home & Garden Show & More! | October 3-6, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Get in some laughs with Tree Huggers Comedy. Bella Organic’s Haunted Corn Maze Opens Friday! Learn more about plant-based eating at VegFest. And apple season is here!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Oktoberfest @ The Zoo, Spirit of Halloweentown, Randy Rainbow, Beaverton Restaurant Week & More! | September 26-29, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Dive into Fall w/ Oktoberfest Beer Belly dinner Thursday at EastBurn Public House. Suit up on Sunday for How I Met Your Mother trivia! Halloweentown opens and Randy Rainbow is in town! And Portland Comedy Festival starts Tuesday!

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Win Tickets ($20): Future Prairie VIII: The Veil @ Bodecker Foundation | Celebration of Art & Changing Seasons, Lecture, Music, Performance & More

September 29 @ Bodecker Foundation – As we transition from summer to autumn, the equinox asks us to honor the changing seasons with a balance of light and dark. Traditionally, this is a time for gathering, grounding, and comfort. The veil between the spiritual and mortal worlds is particularly thin around the autumnal equinox.

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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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Alien Zoo

Your Habitat Awaits at Escapism Portland’s Alien Zoo! | Can You Pass The Intelligence Tests to Escape? Promo/Coupon Code

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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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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Mississippi Street Fair, Totally Boatdalicious!, Back Fence PDX, Kayak Tours & More! | July 11-14, 2019

We’ve got another summer weekend coming up, Portland! Head over to Hip Chicks Do Wine for Pinot, Pork and Port. Catch the story of the first female filmmaker with Be Natural. Find treasures and memories at America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show at Portland Expo. And learn about the heart of Portland’s old red light […]

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America’s Largest Antique and Collectible Show

America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show @ Portland Expo Center | Early Buyers Day, Vintage Collectibles, Clothing, Glassware, Toys, Dolls & More!

July 13-14 @ Portland Expo Center – Attending an Antique & Collectible Show can be an emotional and fun-filled journey into the past. Seeing items from your past provoke wonderful memories such as the toys your mother threw away, your grandmother’s cookie jar, garden antiques, board games and memorabilia.

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Test Your Skills w/ Escapism Portland’s Jungle Ransom! | Private Bookings, Live Interactive Game, Unravel the Mysteries to Escape, St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

A luxurious tropical vacation deep in the heart of the jungle. What could go wrong, right? You and your friends have been kidnapped overseas and are being held for ransom! You see the scattered luggage and passports of past victims and feel entirely hopeless. But if you can outwit your captors, and soon, you may […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,300+): Mardi Gras, Carnaval, Antique & Collectible Show, Cookie & Wine Pairing & More! | February 28-March 3, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Uncover hidden treasures at Antique & Collectible Show at Portland Expo. Celebrate Brazilian Carnaval and Mardi Gras w/ Pyatã & The Rhythm @ The Goodfoot! Experience intimate true stories at Urban Tellers! & the West Coast’s biggest Mardi Gras Celebration, Mardi Gras Ball, is Saturday at Tiffany Center!

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America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show @ Portland Expo Center | Early Buyers Day, Vintage Collectibles, Clothing, Glassware, Toys, Dolls & More!

March 1-3 @ Portland Expo Center – Attending an Antique & Collectible Show can be an emotional and fun-filled journey into the past. Seeing items from your past provoke wonderful memories such as the toys your mother threw away, your grandmother’s cookie jar, garden antiques, board games and memorabilia.

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MANY Portland Valentine’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Special Dinners, Parties, Date Ideas, Air Tours, Galentine’s Day & More! | February 14-17, 2019

Happy Valentine’s Day, Portland! Romance is in the air w/ special helicopter tours over Portland & the Gorge! Chinese New Year celebrations continue at Lan Su Chinese Garden. Watch on the edge of your seat w/thriller PONTYPOOL. And see Seth Curry & Damian Lillard compete in the NBA 3-point contest.

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Test Your Skills w/ Escapism Portland’s Jungle Ransom! | Valentine’s Day Date Idea, Private Bookings, Live Interactive Game, Unravel the Mysteries to Escape

A luxurious tropical vacation deep in the heart of the jungle. What could go wrong, right? You and your friends have been kidnapped overseas and are being held for ransom! You see the scattered luggage and passports of past victims and feel entirely hopeless. But if you can outwit your captors, and soon, you may […]

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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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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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Antique and collectible show

America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show @ Portland Expo Center | Early Buyers Day, Vintage Collectibles, Clothing, Glassware, Toys, Dolls & More!

October 26-28 @ Portland Expo Center – Attending an Antique & Collectible Show can be an emotional and fun-filled journey into the past. Seeing items from your past provoke wonderful memories such as the toys your mother threw away, your grandmother’s cookie jar, garden antiques, board games and memorabilia.

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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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The Hawthorne Ghost Tour

2018 Portland Halloween Hawthorne Ghost Tour | Walk Through the Heart of East Portland’s Old Red Light District

Fridays & Saturdays – The Hawthorne Ghost Tour is a fun, exciting, and interesting adventure through the heart of East Portland’s old red light district. This is a walking tour that takes one and a half hours, during which we will walk approximately a mile and a half. We have frequent stops to tell spooky […]

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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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