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

September 29 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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Win Tickets ($36): Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | Downtown Portland, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

September 29 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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Clark County Fair, Tualatin Crawfish Festival, Fremont Fest, Soulful Giving Blanket Concert & More! | August 2-5, 2018

Hello, Portland! It’s a perfect weekend for Soulful Giving Blanket Concert! Spice things up at Tualatin Crawfish Festival or cool off at H2Ok – Oregon’s Largest Water Balloon Fight. And Clark County Fair starts Friday!

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The Hawthorne Ghost Tour

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 ($1,000+): Waterfront Blues Festival, Portland Craft Beer Festival, Cherryfest NW, Huge Outdoor Escape Room & More! | July 5-8, 2018

Hello, Portland! Keep the celebration going with Hip Chicks Do Wine Summer Sangria Party! Portland Escape Rooms is opening a HUGE open area outdoor puzzle this weekend in Pioneer Courthouse Square: Rise of the Portland Marvels! It’s Cherry Month on the Hood River Fruit Loop! Find amazing deals on vintage furniture and more at NW’s […]

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The Hawthorne Ghost Tour

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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July 4th Weekend Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

June 30 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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,700): Craft Beer & Wine Festival, Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, Hip Hop Dance Party, Pickles Baseball, Music & More! | June 7-10, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and and we can expect cooler temperatures on the way! Test Drive your wedding reception at Big Fake Wedding or enjoy Sangria, wine & shopping at Hip Chicks Do Wine’s Sip & Shop. Kick off festival season w/ Craft Beer & Wine Fest, party for a good cause at […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,650): Pickles Baseball, Dash to Doughnuts, Pedalpalooza, Storytelling & More! | May 31-June 3, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and Summer is practically here – The Pickles season opener is Thursday! Enjoy a sweet treat after running in Dash to Doughnuts, or try something new during Pedalpalooza! Portland Cider is releasing their special Pineapple brew with a Luau on Saturday & Hawthorne Ghost Tours start back up! And […]

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The Hawthorne Ghost Tour

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

Fridays & Saturdays Starting June 2! 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 […]

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Win Tickets ($36): Pride & Father’s Day Weekend Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

June 16 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!

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MANY Portland Easter Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200): Egg Hunts, Brunch, Dinner, Tulip Festival, Tea, Drinks & More! | March 29-April 1, 2018

Hello, Portland! Easter is here and there’s lots to uncover around town this weekend! Stock up on treats and see if you can find Pix’s surprise Eggs. Take in brunch show w/ Drag Queen Brunch or soak it up on Yakuza’s Patio or Punch Bowl’s Bloody Mary Bar!

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2018 Easter Weekend Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

March 31 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. In […]

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
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Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
Book Your Adventure today at enviadventures.com

Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
Book Your Adventure today at enviadventures.com

Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
Book Your Adventure today at enviadventures.com

Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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Win Tickets ($36): Easter Weekend Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

March 31 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. In […]

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
Book Your Adventure today at enviadventures.com

Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
Book Your Adventure today at enviadventures.com

Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
Book Your Adventure today at enviadventures.com

Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
Book Your Adventure today at enviadventures.com

Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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Ready for Takeoff w/ Envi Adventures! | See Downtown Portland & The Columbia River Gorge from the Air w/ City’s Most Affordable Scenic Flight Tour!

See Portland & The Gorge w/ Envi Adventures
Flights start at $99!
Book Your Adventure today at enviadventures.com

Envi Adventures is more than just a scenic airplane flight. It’s an experience. It’s an experience that people have described as “Gorgeous”, “Wonderful”, “A Must Do”, and “A Gem”. (more…)

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