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2018 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, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery
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Tickets: brownpapertickets.com

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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On Deck

Watch 2017/2018 Portland Trail Blazers @ On Deck in the Pearl District | Food & Drink Specials

On Deck Sports Bar has all major-sports TV packages shown on over 25 high definition televisions, including a 68 inch plasma TV; along with great food, drinks and staff. It’s no surprise we’re the destination for those who like to get close to the action! On Deck Sports Bar & Grill has the largest outdoor […]

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MANY Portland Easter Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100+): Egg Hunts, Brunch, Soul’d Out Festival, SCRUMptious, Spring Beer & Wine Festival, Blazers & More! | April 13-16, 2017

Hello, Portland! Easter weekend is here! Hunt for eggs & treats and mystery or tour the city’s naughty past. Blazers are in the playoffs! Stock up on beautiful plants at Hortlandia Plant and Art Sale. Chefs battle for your vote at SCRUMptious and Soul’d Out Music Festival starts next week.

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Kyle Kinane @ Helium Comedy Club

Kyle Kinane @ Helium Comedy Club | Portland 2017 Easter Weekend, Comedy Central’s “Drunk History,” “Carson Daly”

April 13-15 @ Helium Comedy Club – Kyle Kinane has been up and at it for almost half his life, mostly searching for what “it” might be. He has performed in the Leicester, Vancouver, Washington D.C., Portland, Just For Laughs/Chicago and the USCAF/Aspen comedy festivals, and has been on the TV via “Last Call with […]

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Doug Fir Brunch

Win Tickets ($40): Drag Queen Sunday Brunch @ Doug Fir Lounge | Gorgeous Drag Queens, Mimosas, Bloody Marys & More! Hosted by Sasha Scarlett

February 26 @ Doug Fir Lounge – This show is going to be high energy fun like you have never seen! Special shout out to Tim Kinman on sound and Jerid Lee Brown and Efra Lopez for all their promotional assistance! Hosted by Emmy-nominee, Sasha Scarlett.

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Dinner Detective

Get Away With Murder w/ The Dinner Detective @ Courtyard Marriott Portland | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S. Everyone’s Suspect

February 24 @ Courtyard Marriott – The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, and […]

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February 12 @ Doug Fir Lounge - Please join our award-winning Drag Queen Sunday Brunch at the fabulous Doug Fir Lounge, 830 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214. For just $15 receive admission, reserve or walk-up seating and a delicious buffet Brunch in our beautiful showroom.

Win Tickets ($30): Valentine’s Day Weekend Drag Queen Brunch & Bingo Show @ Doug Fir Lounge | Featuring Sasha Scarlett, Buffet, Celebrity Impersonations, Mimosas, Bloody Marys & More!

February 12 @ Doug Fir Lounge – Please join our award-winning Drag Queen Sunday Brunch at the fabulous Doug Fir Lounge, 830 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214. For just $15 receive admission, reserve or walk-up seating and a delicious buffet Brunch in our beautiful showroom.

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Marry Me

Marry Me! Wedding Event @ Portland Expo Center | Fashion Shows, Wedding Cake Showcase, Designer Gown Sale & more!

February 4 @ Portland Expo Center – This weekend! The Marry Me wedding event will be held at the Portland Expo Center on Saturday, February 4th… There will be fashion shows, a wedding cake showcase, a designer gown sale, vendors galore, and ideas a-plenty! If you are planning a wedding in 2017, this is the […]

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Hour to Midnight

Escape Room Game – Hour to Midnight’s The Secrets of Nibiru is Portland’s Premier Escape Room! | Coupon / Promo Code

At Hour to Midnight | Room Escape Games you and your teammates will be locked in a room. You only have 60 minutes to escape the room, so use your time wisely. You will need to work together in order to search out mysteries, find the hidden clues, solve puzzles and escape. This experience will […]

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Big Jay Oakerson

Big Jay Oakerson @ Helium Comedy Club | “The Bonfire,” Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend” & “Inside Amy Schumer”

February 1-4 @ Helium Comedy Club – Big Jay Oakerson is one of the most beloved and easily recognizable comedians in New York City. His easy charm and dirty delivery endear him to audiences every night at The Comedy Cellar, The Stand and Stand Up New York. He’s no stranger to the rest of America, […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850+): International Auto Show, First Taste Oregon, 80s Weekend, Chinese New Year & More! | January 26-29, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is here and it’s 80s weekend at Crystal Ballroom. The International Auto Show is here and Fertile Ground Festival & Reel Music Festival continues. Celebrate Chinese New Year w Lan Su Garden + Valentine’s Day is right around the corner – get your reservations now!

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Chinese New Year Lion Dances at Lan Su Chinese Garden

Win Tickets ($40): Kick Off the Year of the Rooster @ Portland’s Lan Su Chinese Garden | Colorful 2017 Chinese New Year Celebration, Lion & Dragon Dance, Feng Shui Talks, Lanterns & More!

January 28-February 12 @ Lan Su Chinese Garden – A celebration for families and individuals, Lan Su Chinese Garden’s annual Chinese New Year celebration roars with lion dances, glows with lanterns and entertains with cultural activities, dances and demonstrations.

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Connect w/ The Future of the Automobile at The 2017 Portland International Auto Show @ Oregon Convention Center | New Car Giveaway, Family Day, Kids Zone, Motorcycle Pavilion, Luxury Lofts & More!

January 26-29 @ Oregon Convention Center – Presented by the Metro Portland New Car Dealers Association, the PIAS is the largest Auto Show in the Pacific Northwest, and the largest show held at the Oregon Convention Center.

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A Golden Age of Poster Design: Magazine Posters from the 1890s On Display @ Pittock Mansion

Win Tickets: A Golden Age of Poster Design: Magazine Posters from the 1890s On Display @ Pittock Mansion

February 1 – July 9 @ Pittock Mansionm- Discover the beauty of antique posters and their role in advertising. Advertising long relied on handbills and posters, but improvements to lithographic printing in the 1880s meant publishers could inexpensively reproduce colorful artwork. The new artistic possibilities prompted an international poster craze and elevated graphic design to […]

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Murder Mystery

Tickets are now Available for 2017 Valentine’s Day The Dinner Detective @ Courtyard Marriott Portland | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S. Everyone’s Suspect

February 14 @ Courtyard Marriott – The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, and […]

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Rain of Glass

Win Tickets: Portland’s Rain of Glass Sale of Antiques, Collectibles, Glass and Vintage @ Washington County Fairgrounds | Decades of Glass, China, Pottery, Silver, Kitchenware, Jewelry, Accessories, Linens

@January 28-29 @ Washington County Fairgrounds – The 37th annual P.R.O.G. Sale of Antiques, Collectibles, Glass and Vintage will take place at the Washington County Fairgrounds, 873 N.E. 34th at Cornell, across from the Hillsboro Airport in Hillsboro, Oregon. Hours will be 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday. […]

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80s Weekend Jan 28th

Win Tickets ($30): 80s Weekend @ Crystal Ballroom: Night #2 | Multiple Floors of 80s Tribute Bands For ACDC, Journey, Motley Crue, Poison & More!

January 28 @ Crystal Ballroom – 80s Weekend at the Crystal continues with live music featuring Stone In Love – Journey Tribute Band and Radical Revolution – 80s Party Rock Covers in the Ballroom and Lola’s Room cranks up the power with Same Ol’ Situation – Motley Crue tribute band, Poison’us – Poison tribute, and […]

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Win Tickets: Cascade Crescendo and Useful Jenkins @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | High Energy Bluegrass, Jamgrass, Americana

January 28 @ The Goodfoot – Cascade Crescendo, from Portland, Oregon has been crafting their own brand of bluegrass since 2013. Pulling from their vast range of collective influences, they play original, high-energy bluegrass, jamgrass, and Americana music with captivating lead vocals by Hunter White, blazing fast mandolin licks by Aden Beck, and creative, thumping […]

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