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BIG List of Portland July 4th, 2017 Events: Fireworks, Parades, Festivals, BBQ, Concerts, Parties, & More!

July 4th weekend is nearly here and as always, we have a large list of Portland July 4th weekend events including fireworks, parades, festivals, BBQs, cuises, parties, dinners, concerts, and more. In 2017, July 4th falls on Tuesday, so there will be parties all weekend!

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,000+): Brewfest in the Park, Oregon Distillers Festival, Oregon Zoo Concerts & more!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts, Oregon Distillers Festival, Brewfest in the Park & more.

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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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The Great Flood of 1894 Portland Walking Tour | Visit the Sights w/ Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin, See Where Willamette River Reached a Record Height of 33 Feet

June 3 in Downtown Portland – June 2017 is the 123rd anniversary of The Great Flood of 1894, which saw the Willamette River reach its record height at 33 feet. Kick Ass Oregon History’s Doug Kenck-Crispin will host his annual Great Flood Field Trip; visiting the sites, bringing along the old photographs, and talking all […]

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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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MANY 2017 Portland St. Patrick’s Day Events: Parties, Festivals, Music, Food & Drink Specials & More!

St Patrick’s Day is on Friday, meaning many parties and events all weekend. As always, we have a large list of Portland St Patrick’s Day events including parties, dinners, shows, etc.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Valentine’s Day Events, Dinner, Gifts, Reservations, International Film Fest, My Muddy Valentine & More! | February 9-12, 2017

Hello Portland! Valentine’s Day is next week but a lot of events are happening this weekend, including My Muddy Valentine, Storytelling, Pinot + Chocolate Pairings, 80’s Valentine’s Prom, BeerQuest Walking Tours’ Haunted Valentine’s Day Pub Tour & More!

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Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery: A Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past,

A 2017 Valentine’s/Oregon’s Birthday Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery

February 12 in Downtown Portland – 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 […]

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2017 New Year’s Day Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

January 1 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 Halloween Weekend Events & Giveaways ($750): Parties, Events, Costume Contests, Haunted Houses, Tattoo Expo, Thriller & More! | October 27-31, 2016

Hello Portland! Halloween is finally here and we’ve got dozens of parties to choose from all over town! The World Wide Thriller dance is Saturday. Get inked at the Tattoo Expo, or walk into Portland’s Sinful Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery tour. Last chance to see The Drowning Girls + Huge Haunted Houses […]

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Get Real Chills on Halloween Weekend w/ Portland’s Sinful & Spooky Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

October 30 – 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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On Halloween Weekend, Walk into Portland’s Sinful & Spooky Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

On Halloween Weekend, 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 meet at Floyd’s Coffee at 118 SW Couch St. Feel free to arrive early and have a coffee! The tour will “end” outside […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Mount Angel Oktoberfest, Polish Festival, Evergreen Fest, Feast Portland, RV & Van Show & More! | September 15-18, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back Oktoberfest time is here! Mount Angel Oktoberfest opes today. Stuff your belly w/ deliciousness at Portland Polish Festival and Feast Portland! Drink Tank Washington Wines or Feast Portland! Drink Tank: Wine vs Beer! Celebrate music & cannabis at Evergreen Fest and weather should be perfect for this weekend’s Shanghaiers, […]

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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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Cancelled: Walk into Portland’s Sinful Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

September 17 – 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 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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($750+): Organic Beer Festival, Project Pabst, Hawthorne Street Fair & More! | August 25-28, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and summer’s still holding on! Drink up at Tequila Fest and Organic Beer Festival. Project Pabst returns to the waterfront! Find lots of lovely ware and food at Jade District Night Market, Ellington Pop-up Shop & Urban Air Market!

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