There are a lot of great events Friday in Portland (big list), but this is definitely one of the best. Art from some interesting people, great location, usually they have free beer & wine, and….yeah, all for a great cause.
Update: In preparation for Friday's benefit exhibit, Nemo HQ has released this trailer
From Press Release:
MIXED MANIA -Burnside Skate Park Benefit Exhibit
NEMO presents Mixed Mania, a benefit exhibit for Burnside Skate Park, opening Friday, June 26, 2009, 7-11pm. The show will run through Monday, July 31, 2009 at NEMO: 1875 SE Belmont Street in Portland, OR.
Gus Van Sant,
There is no cost to attend.Ãƒâ€š Proceeds from exhibit sales will go to Burnside Skate Park Benefit
MIXED MANIA opening reception at Nemo HQ follows the Red Bull Manny Mania Amateur Finals, taking place at 1pm at Pioneer Square