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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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JAKE SHIMABUKURO

Win Tickets ($50): Jake Shimabukuro @ Revolution Hall | Ukulele Virtuoso & Composer, Jazz, Blues, Funk, Rock

September 6 @ Revolution Hall – Consider the humble ukulele. It’s an adaptation of a stringed instrument that traveled with Portuguese immigrants who came to work in the sugar cane fields of Hawaii. Islanders made the “machete” their own, mixing external influences of classical European music and Spanish guitar with Hawaiian songs. Native Hawaiians renamed […]

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Jake Shimabukuro @ Aladdin Theater

Win Tickets ($55): Jake Shimabukuro @ Aladdin Theater | Ukulele Virtuoso & Composer, Jazz, Blues, Funk, Rock

October 25 @ Aladdin Theater – Consider the humble ukulele. It’s an adaptation of a stringed instrument that traveled with Portuguese immigrants who came to work in the sugar cane fields of Hawaii. Islanders made the “machete” their own, mixing external influences of classical European music and Spanish guitar with Hawaiian songs. Native Hawaiians renamed […]

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