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The Connection @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film

The Connection (1961; Shirley Clarke)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Too many words could spoil the pleasures and surprises that Shirley Clarke offers with The Connection. An adaptation of Jack Gelber’s play, with most actors from the stage reprising their roles, a cohort of jazz musicians and junkies agree to serve as the subjects of a film within the film in exchange for heroin. (more…)

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The Connection @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film

The Connection (1961; Shirley Clarke)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Too many words could spoil the pleasures and surprises that Shirley Clarke offers with The Connection. An adaptation of Jack Gelber’s play, with most actors from the stage reprising their roles, a cohort of jazz musicians and junkies agree to serve as the subjects of a film within the film in exchange for heroin. (more…)

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The Connection @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film

The Connection (1961; Shirley Clarke)
All Ages
More info: 5thavecinema.com

Too many words could spoil the pleasures and surprises that Shirley Clarke offers with The Connection. An adaptation of Jack Gelber’s play, with most actors from the stage reprising their roles, a cohort of jazz musicians and junkies agree to serve as the subjects of a film within the film in exchange for heroin. (more…)

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Bite & Brew of Salem, Tea Fest PDX, Pickles Brewfest, River Cruises, Flicks on the Bricks & More! | July 20-23, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and the Plucky Maidens are in town! Relax at Bite & Brew of Salem or watch The Connection at 5th Avenue Cinema. Check out the inaugural Tea Fest PDX or cheer on the home team at Pickles Brewfest. And this weekend is a perfect time to get on Portland’s […]

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600+): Northwest String Summit, Queer Comedy Festival, Cherry Celebration, Highland Games & More! | July 13-16, 2017

Hello Portland, The weekend is back and Portland is a great place to be! Queer Comedy Festival kicks off today, and Norm Macdonald headlines Helium. NW’s Largest Garage Sale & Vintage Sale is Saturday. Dig out your kilt for the Portland Highland Games. And discover treasures and more at the Summer Antique and Collectible Show!

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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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Pix Patisserie Movie Nights

See “The Big Lebowski” w/ 2017 Free Outdoor Summer Movies in Pix Patisserie’s Courtyard Beer & Cider Garden | Dusk, Free Popcorn

What better way to spend a hot summer Wednesday night than watching Boogie Nights on the big outdoor screen with a cool, craft beer? Each Wednesday at dusk (approximately 8-9PM depending on the week) Pix will be showing a classic movie in our outdoor courtyard. Get here early to score a seat and order some […]

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Portland Horror Film Festival

Win Tickets ($110): Portland Horror Film Festival @ The Hollywood Theatre | 30 Short & Feature Films From Around the World

June 8-10 @ Holllywood Theatre – From zombie children to demonic possession, vampires to Satanic guitars, urban legends to creepy scarecrows, and sweet, sweet revenge, there is something for everyone! Get ready for a solid weekend of over 40 short and feature films from around the world.

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hump

Win Tickets ($50): Hump! Tour 2017 @ Cinema 21 | The Pacific Northwest’s Biggest & Best Amateur-produced Porn Festival

May 12-13 @ Cinema 21 – The HUMP! Film Festival has been bringing audiences a new kind of porn since 2005. The festival features short dirty movies—each less than five minutes—all created by people who aren’t porn stars but want to be one for a weekend. The filmmakers and stars show us what they think […]

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Make it Green

“Make it Green” Premiere @ Clinton Street Theater | Local Film about Green Technology, Follows 5 Teams in the Cleantech Competition, Raffle, Meet the Director

May 4 @ Clinton Street Theater – “Make it Green” is an independent documentary that follows five teams in the 2015 Cleantech competition during the course of the summer as they design, develop, and implement their green tech creations. The film is premiering at the Clinton Street Theater on May 4th at 7:30 pm and […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Tulip Festival, Spring Break Fun, Cider Rite of Spring, March Madness & More! | March 23-26, 2017

Hello, Portland! Spring is finally here and that means Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival opens this weekend! Celebrate Spring Break with a pamper day at Root Whole Body or treat the kids to Superhero Kiddie Disco. Samples from more than 100 ciders at Cider Rite of Spring Festival. Celebrate Elton John w/ Tony Starlight and keep […]

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Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show

Win Tickets ($24): Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show @ The Secret Society | Burlesque, Stand Up, Music, Poetry, Bellydancing, Short Erotic Films & More!

March 24 @ The Secret Society – Whoopee! A Sex-Positive Variety Show is produced and hosted by sex educator and comedic storyteller, Amory Jane, and will feature Portland’s best sex-positive entertainers all under one roof. The acts and talents are diverse, but all fit the theme of sex-positivity, body-positivity, or human sexuality. There will be […]

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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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POW Film Festival

2017 POWFest @ Hollywood Theatre | Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival, Spotlight on Today’s Top Women Directors

March 2-5 @ Hollywood Theatre – The Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival (POWFest) empowers women to find their voice and share their stories through innovative and quality filmmaking by showcasing the work of today’s top women directors and strengthening the community of women in film. We honor the true pioneers in the industry while providing […]

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Oregon Symphony ET

Oregon Symphony Presents E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial in Concert @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Grammy Award Winning Best Score

March 2 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – The special friendship between 10-year-old Elliott and a homesick alien still touches audiences in an emotional way. Part fantasy, part science fiction, and so totally lovable that it won four Academy Awards® – including Best Score for John Williams’ music.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($500+): Cannabis Collaborative Conference, Mardi Gras Ball, 80s New Wave, International Film Festival & More! | February 16-19, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back! Fat Tuesday isn’t until Feb. 28, but the party starts early this weekend w/ Mardi Gras Ball. Meet industry experts at Cannabis Collaborative Conference. Celebrate 100 Years of Recorded Jazz Thursday at Fremont Theater or Kid’s Fest! SportsFest at Portland Expo. And Portland International Film Festival continues through next […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Valentine’s Day Events, Dinner, Gifts, Reservations, International Film Fest, My Muddy Valentine & More! | February 9-12, 2017

Hello Portland! Valentine’s Day is next week but a lot of events are happening this weekend, including My Muddy Valentine, Storytelling, Pinot + Chocolate Pairings, 80’s Valentine’s Prom, BeerQuest Walking Tours’ Haunted Valentine’s Day Pub Tour & More!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Fertile Ground Festival, Chocolate Festival, Job Networking, Beer, Reel Music, Dog Show & More! | January 19-22, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and the thaw is on! Cure that cabin fever w/ Fertile Ground Festival & Chocolate Festival. Get all the cuddles at the Rose City Classic Dog Show & make some new connections at Pipeline’s Job Networking Event. And be sure to stop by EastBurn to try Two Flowers India […]

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FallenStars

Win Tickets ($26): Fallen Stars -Portland Premiere @ Living Room Theaters | Indie Drama About Unexpected Friendships, Followed by Director Q&A

February 15 @ Living Room Theaters – A poignant indie drama that chronicles the unexpected friendship that develops between a melancholy bartender, who at thirty-six, still isn’t sure what he wants to do with his life and a socially awkward overachiever in her early twenties.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Reel Music Festival, IPA Challenge, Boat Show, Seahawks, Organics to You & More! | January 12-15, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back! Stat warm w/ Piff the Magic Dragon & Portland Curry Night! Toast the snow w/ January IPA Challenge & catch a show at Film Center’s Reel Music Festival. Dance up a storm at Tropitaal A Desi-Latino Soundclash at Goodfoot and cheer on your favorite team at Rose City Rollers […]

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