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MANY Portland Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Polo Noir, Rose City Comic Con, Black Music Festival, Theater, Storytelling & More! | September 8-11, 2016

The weekend is back and Polo Noir is here! T.J. Miller is in town and Back Fence PDX returns to the mainstage. Portland Black Music Fest is Sunday and Oregon Zoo Concerts wrap up with Joe Walsh & Jake Bugg! Meet celebs and more at Rose City Comic Con! and new Halloween events are being […]

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Portland Labor Day Weekend: The Lowest Pair @ The Old Church | The Minor Key Concert Series Featuring Kendl Winter & Palmer T. Lee

September 1 @ The Old Church – The Minor Key Concert Series at The Old Church was created to showcase the best singer-songwriters this world has to offer. Genres will range, but the stories will linger. Set in Portland’s oldest still standing church, you will find yourself set in one of the most intimate venues […]

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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($950+): Wine Tours, Mortified, Vaux’s Swifts Watch, Lobster Bake & More! | Sept. 1-5, 2016

Hello Portland! Labor Day Weekend is here and we have lots of ideas to wrap up your summer! Mortified Portland is back in all its awkward glory, and Portland Short Bus is hosting urban wine tours. The Vaux’s Swifts are back at Chapman School. Level Up @ Portland’s QuarterWorld Arcade and start planing ahead, Halloween […]

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Portland Short Bus Wine Tour

Hop on the PDX Urban Wine Tour w/ Portland Short Bus Over 2016 Labor Day Weekend! | Complimentary Tastings, Visit 3 Wineries, Tunes, Guide

Septeber 3 & 4 – Wine tasting isn’t just a scenic cruise through tranquil countryside surrounding Portland – nay, you can enjoy it right here our own fair city – Portland has a thing for vintage. There are no fewer than 12 wineries right here in the urban heart of Portland.

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Barrel Room's Dueling Pianos Show is FREE Friday & Saturday

FREE Fridays & Saturdays @ Downtown Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | 2016 Labor Day Weekend, w/ Nathan Temby & Steven Ramirez

September 2 & 3 @ Barrel Room – Dueling pianos is a great group party concept if (and only if) you get the right players in the correct venue. Mission Accomplished. Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland.

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2016 Portland Labor Day Weekend: Oregon Symphony Concert @ Waterfront Park | FREE, Fireworks, Cannons, 20,000+ People

September 1 @ Waterfront Park – Time to start planning for your Labor day weekend in Portland. The Oregon Symphony kicks off its new season with their 20th annual concert at the Waterfront Park on September 1. 20,000 people are expected to attend the event which includes music, dancing, fireworks, cannons, and more. Plus, it’s […]

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Explorions in the Sky

Win Tickets ($60): Explosions in the Sky @ Crystal Ballroom | Two Nights, 2016 Portland Labor Day Weekend, Instrumental Rock, w/ Preoccupations

September 1 & 2 @ Crystal Ballroom – Explosions In The Skymake music where shoegaze, electronic experimentation, punk damaged dub, noise, and ambient folk somehow coexist without a hint of contrivance-and cohere into some of the most memorable and listenable moments of the bands expansive body of work-“proper” studio albums and major motion picture soundtracks […]

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Portland Labor Day Swifts

40+ Portland & Oregon 2016 Labor Day Weekend Events: Concerts, Festivals, Parties, Food & Drink

The 2016 Labor Day Weekend takes place September 2-5. There are many great Portland and Oregon events all weekend including watching the Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School. As always, we have a large list of events and tips for you to enjoy the city or travel.

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Portland Storytellers’ Guild 2016 STORYTHON! @ Hipbone Studio | 14 Tellers w/ 5 Minutes Each, Portland Labor Day Weekend

September 3 @ Hipbone Studio – The Portland Storytellers’ Guild opens it’s 2016/2017 season with our September Storython. This night will feature 14 different storytellers with each given only 5 minutes to capture your imagination, intrigue you, or perhaps beguile you, with a well told story. You will be amazed at how a well crafted […]

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Win Tickets: Jans Ingber & Friends @ The Goodfoot | Funk Fellowship, Portland Labor Day Weekend 2016

September 4 @ The Goodfoot – Jans Ingber, longtime vocalist and percussionist for Colorado’s The Motet, is a honey-voiced funk lifer who surrounds himself with talented and like-minded musicians with the goal of showing the world a good time. Tonight he brings members of his Funk Fellowship to the goodfoot for a pre-Labor Day all-star […]

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Win Tickets ($50): Josh Garrels @ Revolution Hall | Folk, Portland 2016 Labor Day Weekend

September 3 @ Revolution Hall – Portland, Oregon-based folk artist Josh Garrels crafts songs exploring themes of compassion, hope, longing, and liberation. The founder of independent label Small Voice Records, Garrels has released seven albums, including his 2015 release Home and the critically acclaimed, fan-financed 2011 release Love & War & the Sea In Between. […]

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Get on Up Funk @ THe Goodfoot

Win Tickets: Get on Up @ The Goodfoot | 40 Years of Funk Re-mixed and Re-imagined w/ Takimba and Friends, Portland 2016 Labor Day Weekend

September 3 @ The Goodfoot – TAKIMBA and Friends are returning to The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge with another edition of “Get on Up” September 3rd from 10pm-2m. This time focusing on 40 Years of Funk Remixed. They will be remixing the funkiest cuts from 1976-2016 into a 4 hour master mix. We are known […]

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Portland 2017 Labor Day Weekend Fun: Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School | Pictures & Video

The Chapman Swifts Watch starts this week in NW Portland. Crowds gather one hour before sunset every night in September to watch thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in the city as they prepare to migrate to Central America and Venezuela! Below are more pictures and a video trailer for “On The Wing”, a documentary film […]

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Mike Epps @ Helium Comedy Club | “Next Friday,” “The Hangover,” 2016 Portland Labor Day Weekend

September 2-4 @ Helium Comedy Club – Mike Epps has generated an extraordinary amount of buzz among his peers within the entertainment industry for being one of the funniest comic actors to emerge in the Hollywood scene. He is best known for his role as Day-Day in “Next Friday,” and “Friday After Next.” Mike’s one […]

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Mortified Portland

Portland Labor Day Weekend 2016 Mortified Portland @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Promo / Discount Code, Adults Share Their Most Mortifying Childhood Artifacts Including Diaries, Letters & More!

September 1-2 @ Alberta Rose Theater – It’s Back To School Time – Bring Your Pencil, Notebook, And Teenage Angst! A Cast Of Portlanders Are Ready To Share Their Shame On-Stage In The Live Show Featured In The Documentary Mortified Nation, And In The Mortified Podcast.

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($1,250+): Oregon Cannabis Growers Fair, Hasan Minhaj, Ian Karmel & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Project Pabst, Oregon Cannabis Growers Fair, Escapism & more.

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Chris Isaak: First Comes The Night Tour @ Maryhill Winery Summer Concerts 2016 |

Win Tickets ($79): Chris Isaak: First Comes The Night Tour @ Maryhill Winery Summer Concerts 2016 | Rock & Roll

September 3 @ Maryhill Winery – And for First Comes The Night — Isaak’s stunning first album of new material in six years — this gifted singer-songwriter and bandleader is bringing us a bumper crop of strong and intriguing songs from which to choose. “There was no mission for this album other than to follow […]

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Win Tickets ($30): Stranded @ Funhouse Lounge | What Happens If Castaways on Gilligan’s Island Were on The Island From Lost?

August 12-September 3 @ Funhouse Lounge – The show “Stranded” begins with the premise: What if the castaways from “Gilligan’s Island” were shipwrecked on the island from “Lost?” Each performance, the rotating cast of improvisers will portray that iconic septet of castaways, exploring the island to find danger, mystery, and comedy.

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($1,350+): Camp Carnage, Oregon International Air Show, A-WOL Dance & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Project Pabst, Vans Warped Tour, Escapism & more.

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Win Tickets ($79): NEEDTOBREATHE presents TOUR DE COMPADRES @ 2016 Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | w/ Mat Kearney, John Mark McMillan, Welshly Arms, Portland Labor Day Weekend

September 2 @ Oregon ZOo – NEEDTOBREATHE is a GRAMMY-nominated, American Rock ‘n’ Roll Band from South Carolina, effortlessly woven from the musical traditions and faith of their upbringing in the Deep South of the United States. Made up of brothers Bear Rinehart (vocals, guitar) and Bo Rinehart (guitar, vocals), Seth Bolt (bass, vocals) and […]

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