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MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Multnomah County Fair, Wine Country Without the Drive, Brunch, Dueling Pianos & More! | May 23-27, 2019

Memorial Day Weekend is here, Portland! Toast the start of summer w/ Cocktails for a Cause, or visit Wine Country without the Drive! Festival Season starts with Multnomah County Fair. And the Rose Festival Fireworks are Friday!

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ROSE CUP RACES

Win Tickets ($20): Rose Cup Races Featuring the Pirelli World Challenge @ Portland International Raceway | Featuring the Best in NW Amateur Racing

July 13-15 @ Portland International Raceway – Four support race groups will join four race groups from the Pirelli World Challenge, North America’s top GT production-based road racing sports car series, which is returning to PIR following a 13-year hiatus.

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MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,600): Multnomah County Fair, Oyster Bus, Cannabis Specials, Sangria Party, Fireworks & More! | May 24-28, 2018

Hello, Portland! Memorial Day is here and we’re ready for lots of sunshine! All aboard Portland’s Oyster bus departing Saturday to Chelsea Farms. Stock up on your summer supply at Pure Green’s Memorial Day sale. And try all the wines at Hip Chicks Do Wine.+ Portland Sangria is hosting a FREE party!

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2017 Rose Cup Races @ Portland International Raceway

2017 Rose Cup Races @ Portland International Raceway | Northwest Premier Amateur Road Racing Event, “Ride of Your Life,” Raffles

July 7-9 @ Portland International Raceway – The event showcases seven classes of racing, including Big Bore GT, Spec Miata, Vintage, Spec Racer Ford, Small Bore, BMW Pro 3, and the Great American Stockcar Series (GASS), which provides high speed door-to-door racing in identically prepared NASCAR-like V8 ground-pounders. The race weekend also features for the […]

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Milk Carton Boat Race @ Westmoreland Park | Portland Rose Festival Tradition, FREE, Handmade & Human Powered Boats

2017 Milk Carton Boat Race
All Ages
More info: rosefestival.org

Westmoreland Park Casting Pond
SE McLoughlin Blvd. and Bybee Blvd. in Portland

A classic Rose Festival event and family friendly community tradition dating back to 1973, the Milk Carton Boat Race returns in 2017 for a spectacle you won’t want to miss. Children and adults race and show off their handmade, human powered boats that float only by means of recycled milk cartons and jugs. Creatively constructed watercraft will compete in seven categories, with one earning a place in history upon the coveted Best in Show milk can trophy.

Admission is free, and the festivities take place at the historic Westmoreland Casting Pond in the Sellwood Neighborhood of SE Portland. There is no cost to enter a boat to participate in the race.

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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 ($1,200+): 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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Starlight Parade

2017 Portland Starlight Parade is This Weekend! | Photos, Grand Marshals, Route, 100+ Entries

June 3 in Downtown Portland – One of our most popular events, the Portland General Electric/SOLVE Starlight Parade offers funky, eclectic fun for everyone. From traditional marching bands and flood-lit floats, to glow-in-the-dark umbrellas and unique hand-built entries, you’ll see the best of Portland’s diverse community groups (and surrounding Northwest region) together in one whimsical […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,800): Hemp Convention, Rye Beer Festival, Pedalpalooza, Comedy, Storytelling & more! | June 9-12, 2016

The weekend is back and temperatures are back to normal! Kick off your weekend w/ tonight’s Corks + Forks Urban Wine Tasting Event and the Rye Beer Festival on Friday. There’s lots of funny folks in town this weekend including, DeAnne Smith, Lachlan Patterson, Chris D’Elia & Comedy & Cocktails . Find amazing treasures at […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500): Portland Rose Festival City Fair, Cannabis Celebrations, Scrapbooking, Adult Prom, Patios & More! | June 2-5, 2016

The weekend is back! Flirt w/ disaster at Back Fence PDX Mainstage. Cannabis edibles are legal today: See The Daily Leaf Guide + Celebrate at Pure Green’s Kick Off Party! The Creating Keepsakes Scrapbook Convention is this weekend and you can redo it at First Annual Adult Prom. + It’s Patio Season!

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Cityfair Car2Go

Get FREE Admission to 2016 Portland Rose Festival City Fair w/ Car2Go! | Join For Free + Get 15 Minutes of Drive Time

CityFair is back for the next 3 weekends and we’ve got a surprise for you! As a special member perk, you’re entitled to FREE admission for you and a guest! To redeem your perk, go to any CityFair gate and present your car2go app member profile page (login, go to the menu, and select your […]

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MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850): Wine Tasting, Portland Rose Festival City Fair Fireworks, Sales, Brunch & More! | May 26-30, 2016

Happy Memorial Day weekend! Savor the weekend w/ Wine Tastings & Tours, Fireworks, Brunch, City Fair, Patios & More! Toast w/ ghosts on BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour, and rock out with Talking Heads Tribute Life During Wartime. And Save 10% off Bikes, Skate, Wake & more at evo Portland’s Memorial Day Sale!

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Portland Rose Festival 2016 CityFair Fireworks @ Waterfront Park | FREE Concert by The Rocktarts and Pride of Portland Chorus

May 27 @ Tom McCall Waterfront Park – Because nothing says celebration quite like fireworks, the Portland Rose Festival gets the festivities started off on an awe-inspiring note with an amazing night of fireworks on Friday night!

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Cityfair Car2Go

Car2Go Members Get FREE Admission to 2016 Portland Rose Festival City Fair! | Join For Free + Get 15 Minutes of Drive Time

CityFair is back for the next 3 weekends and we’ve got a surprise for you! As a special member perk, you’re entitled to FREE admission for you and a guest! To redeem your perk, go to any CityFair gate and present your car2go app member profile page (login, go to the menu, and select your […]

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Rose Cup Races

2015 Rose Festival Rose Cup Races @ Portland International Raceway | 400+ Drivers, Spec Racer Ford Group, High Power & Horsepower

June 12-14 @ Portland International Raceway – The 55th running of the Portland Rose Festival Rose Cup Races will be one of the largest and most varied in the event’s long history with over 400 entrants from all over the United States and Canada.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250): Pedalpalooza, 90s Dance Cruise, Rose Festival, World Cup & More! | June 4-7, 2015

The weekend is back and Portland is PACKED with hings to do this weekend. It’s the last weekend of the Rose Festival and that means the Grand Floral Parade on Saturday, + Fleet Week, CityFair, Milk Carton & Dragon Boat Races & KINK on the Waterfront! Pedalpalooza kicks off today with dozens of rides planned […]

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Dragon Boat race

2015 Portland Rose Festival Dragon Boat Races + Photos | FREE, 80 Local, National & International Teams

June 6-7 @ Portland Waterfront – Activity on Portland’s waterfront this weekend includes fierce Dragon Boats! Starting at 8 a.m., more than 80 teams set off in 4-team heats every 9 minutes! Along with your sunblock (highs should be in the 80s!), be sure to bring your camera, these ships are decorated beautifully.

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Starlight Parade

2015 Portland Starlight Parade: Photos, Grand Marshals, Route, Trimet Info

May 30 in Downtown Portland – The Starlight Parade is Saturday in downtown Portland! From traditional marching bands and flood-lit floats, to glow-in-the-dark umbrellas and hand-built entries, you’ll see the best of Portland’s diverse community groups and entries from the surrounding Northwest region.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600): Rose Festival, Beer & Cider, Flowers, Everything is Festival & More! | May 28-31, 2015

The Portland Rose Festival 2015 CityFair continues this weekend! Artists Repertory Theatre’s The Liar Opens this weekend. Run for beer at Ecliptic Beer Mile or meet Lil Bubs at Everything is Festival! Pix Patisserie’s Beer & Cider Garden is open for the summer! Arnez J headlines Helium and Coffeelandia Block Party brings a Latte Art […]

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Rose Festival Fireworks Photo by Don Pyle

MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600): Portland Rose Festival Fireworks & CityFair, Wine Tasting, Brunch & More! | May 21-25, 2015

Memorial Day Weekend is upon us and that means Good Food & Drinks, Fireworks and honoring our veterans! Find amazing deals at Columbia Gorge Premium Outlets Memorial Day Sale. OMSI is hosting Anime Festival & ENSO is celebrating 4 years with a multi-day celebration. Enjoy Memorial Day Weekend Wine Tasting at Hip Chicks Do Wine. […]

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