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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. And The Portland Rose Festival 2015 CityFair opens Friday!

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Win Tickets ($30): Everything is Festival! Portland | Lil Bub, Kid N’ Play & Mix Master Mike, Andrew W.K, Comedy, Film, Art & More!

May 28-June 1 – Everything Is Festival, the world’s most completely indefinable festival of fun, is coming to Portland, May 28-June 1! Join us at the Hollywood Theatre and venues across the city for amazing events bridging the worlds of film, music, comedy, art, and pop culture.

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Win Portland Tickets ($600+): PDX Carpet, Portland Rose Festival, Polish Ambassador & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including PDX Carpet, Polish Ambassador, Portland Rose Festival & more.

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Win Tickets ($20): 2015 Portland Rose Festival Starlight After Party | Sir-Mix-A-Lot, Crazy 8s, NShooz, Illuminated Features & Entertainment

May 30 @ Waterfront Park – On Saturday, May 30, join us for the first-ever Starlight After-Party in the Rose Festival RoZone, featuring headliner Sir Mix-A-Lot (expected to perform on the Beaverton Honda stage at about 10:30pm) plus special guests Crazy 8s and Nu Shooz. Illuminated features and entertainment will be highlighted in between acts – it’s the perfect place for post-parade booty shaking!

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Win Tickets ($50): The Polish Ambassador @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Desert Dwellers & Dirtwire, Presented by Beloved & The Village Building Convergence

June 5 @ Crystal Ballroom – Beloved Presents, in association with The Village Building Convergence is proud to present The Polish Ambassador featuring the Liminus Visual Experience and special guests Desert Dwellers and Dirtwire hosted by The Poet Pistachio.

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FREE Fridays & Saturdays in May at @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Portland 2015 Memorial Day Weekend, Featuring Sarah Hester Ross, Nathan Temby & More!

May 22-23 @ Barrel Room Porland – Dueling pianos is a great group party concept if (and only if) you get the right players in the correct venue. Mission Accomplished. Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” isn’t just two players banging on pianos for five hours, We boast a Vegas style, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show complete with Bits, Games, Sing-A-Longs, Comedy and some of the best players in the U.S.

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Bon Appetit Presents 2015 Feast Portland: A Celebration of Oregon Bounty | National & International Chefs, Smoked!

September 17-20 @ Pioneer Courthouse Square – Tickets are now on sale for the fourth year of Bon Appétit Presents Feast Portland: A Celebration of Oregon Bounty, September 17-20, 2015. The Feast Portland 2015 lineup is hotter than ever with the addition of their new Saturday night marquee event, Smoked!, a sizzling celebration of animal, vegetable, sea and forest. Taking place at The Fields in Portland’s Pearl District on Saturday, September 19 from 6-9pm complete with an epic view of Portland’s Fremont Bridge, Smoked! will be a wild night of live fire, bold Northwest Wines, classic cocktails, and some of the best bites of the weekend.

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Go Back in Time Memorial Day Weekend w/ Portland Spirit’s Radical 80s Dance Cruise on Saturday Night! | Costumes, DJ MC, Group Discount

May 23 @ Portland Spirit- Break out the hammer pants and leg warmers, time warp to the most radical decade and dance to the best of the 80’s with East Coast 80’s DJ MC spinning nostalgic 80’s tunes to make you bust a move!

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Tickets Available Now for Comedian Bill Burr @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Chappelle’s Show, F Is For Family, Podcast

June 18 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Having first gained notoriety for his recurring role on the second season of Chappelle’s Show, Bill developed a comedic style of uninformed logic that has made him a regular with Letterman, Conan O’Brien and Jimmy Fallon.

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,250+): Portland Rose Festival CityFair, Prom For Adult, Escapism & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Prom For Adults, Speakeasy Party, Portland Rose Festival & more.

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FREE Fridays in May at @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Dueling Hobbits, Sarah Hester Ross, Nathan Temby & More!

May 15 & 16 @ Barrel Room – Barrel Room has 10 Incredible Shows in May and you can see Five of them for FREE when you use the promocode FREEMAY at checkout!

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2015 Restaurants for Raphael House | Dine Out & Support Families Escaping Domestic Violence @ 30+ Eateries: The Country Cat, ¿Por Que No? + More!

May 20 @ 30+ Participating Restaurants – Dine out for a cause on Wednesday, May 20th when more than 30 local restaurants will donate a portion of their day’s proceeds to help women and children escaping domestic violence!

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Rose City Round @ Kelly’s Olympian | FREE, Extended Happy Hour, Songwriter Residency

May 13 @ Kelly’s Olympian – Rose City Round is a revolving songwriter residency held at Kelly’s Olympian. Every Wednesday from 6-8pm, starting in May, two guests will join host Chris Walberg (Dead Teeth) taking turns performing and discussing their original compositions. This unique glimpse into the songwriting process will not only entertain but inspire.

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Portland 2015 Rose Festival Waterfront RoZone Concert Series | Sir Mix-A-Lot, Berlin, Great White & Slaughter, Big & Rich & More!

May 29-31, June 5-6 @ Portland Rose Festival – Haven’t heard of the RoZone? It’s Portland’s newest waterfront entertainment venue, right next to the Willamette River and adjacent to Rose Festival CityFair in Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Better yet, RoZone concert tickets include CityFair Admission on the day of the show.

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Win Tickets ($64): The Bicycle Men @ Winningstad Theater | Award Winning Musical Comedy Featuring Second City Alumni

June 5-7 @ Winningstad Theater – Featuring Second City alumni, the Bicycle Men is a brie-induced fever dream into the heart of France. This sublimely bawdy, award-winning musical comedy tells the story of Steve, a hapless American cyclist whose bike breaks down in a small French village. There he encounters a bizarre assortment of twisted locals as he waits for his bike to be fixed. The Tour de France is child’s play compared to the tempest of lunacy that unfolds. Part Monty Python, part Second City, The Bicycle Men will take you on a ride you won’t forget.

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Hop on Portland Spirit’s Radical 80s Dance Cruise every Saturday! | Costumes, DJ MC, Group Discount

May 16- Break out the hammer pants and leg warmers, time warp to the most radical decade and dance to the best of the 80’s with DJ MC.

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Oregon Symphony presents A Classical Menagerie with Pink Martini @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | A Salsa Spin on Peter & The Wolf

May 19 & 20 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Portland’s favorite bands – Pink Martini and the Oregon Symphony – put a salsa spin on Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf and romp through a kaleidoscope of classical favorites. When Thomas Lauderdale and his pal Carlos Kalmar get together, one thing’s for sure – it’ll be a party you won’t want to miss!

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Win Tickets ($800+): Portland Rose Festival 2015 CityFair @ Waterfront Park | Schedule, Video, Fireworks, Admission Specials

May 22-25, 28-31, June 3-7, – Opening Night Fireworks on Friday night, May 22, features a dance party & concert by Hit Machine in the RoZone (free with CityFair admission) and a huge fireworks display. There are TWO brand-new Funtastic rides to try: Rock Star (for the thrill-seekers) and Phoenix Wheel (for the kids). These rides are more affordable than ever if you plan ahead. Unlimited Ride Wristbands are only $35 each when purchased online by May 21 (a $15 savings!), and if you’d like to save on admission, get a CityFair Season Pass – the 2015 Rose Festival Souvenir Pin – and wear it to get in any day CityFair is open (pins are available at Fred Meyer stores while supplies last). We’re open all day on Memorial Day, May 25, too – bring the family out for a holiday tradition!

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MANY Portland Mother’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800): Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Brunch, Cruises, Beer Fest & More! | May 7-10, 2015

This weekend is the perfect time to treat your mama right! We’ve got plenty of ideas, brunch, Gardens, cruise, Plants & gifts, Bubbly & Tea, Locally Made Gifts, Wine & Jewelry Treats & More! Bridgetown Comedy Festival opens tonight, featuring 100+ acts through the weekend. And Belgian Beer Fest returns Friday & Saturday,

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MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | May 2015

May 7 – Portland’s First Thursday event is tonight! The sun is shining, get out there an enjoy it!

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Win Portland Tickets ($800+): Prom for Adults, Theater, Storytelling, Comedy & More!

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Win Tickets ($50): Boozy Brunch PDX @ East Lounge | Bottomless Cocktails, Fundraiser for Children’s Cancer Association, DJ, Dancing & More

May 9 @ East Lounge – Afternoon fare, spirits and music with a swanky, nightlife atmosphere!

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FREE Fridays in May at @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Dueling Hobbits, Sarah Hester Ross, Nathan Temby & More!

Fridays in May 2015 – Barrel Room has 10 Incredible Shows in May and you can see Five of them for FREE when you use the promocode FREEMAY at checkout

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2015 Mother’s Day Weekend Portland Artisan Market @ Pioneer Courthouse Square | Local Gift Ideas, 40 Vendors

May 6-8 @ Pioneer Courthouse Square – Two of Portland’s top attractions join together to bring Portland a little Mother’s Day Market in Portland’s Living Room. Forty Portland Saturday Market artists will set up for business in Pioneer Courthouse Square this May. Discover exceptional and unforgettable gifts sold by the artist themselves. You will find jewelry, visual artists, ceramics, stained glass, woodworking, children’s clothes, mosaics and much more. You are sure to find a special gift for you mother and so much more.

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Many 2015 Portland Mother’s Day Events + Giveaways ($475)+: Brunch, Specials, Gift Ideas, & More!

Mother’s Day is this weekend, Sunday, May 10th, 2015. As always, we will have a large list of Portland events including gift ideas, Mother’s Day specials, places to get brunch, and more.

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Portland Mother’s Day: Make New Memories w/ Mom at Rose Festival | Reserved Seats, 2015 Grand Floral Parade, Queen’s Coronation, Grand Floral Walk

June 6 – Have a bloomin’ good time with your mom for Mother’s Day! Show your appreciation for your mom with tickets to the Spirit Mountain Casino Grand Floral Parade on Saturday, June 6, at the Memorial Coliseum. This is a great way to make lasting memories with your mom and family!

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2015 Portland Mother’s Day Weekend – BeerQuest Walking Tours & Beer Tasting | 2 P.M. Brewery Tour / 7 P.M. Haunted Pub Crawl, Behind The Scenes

Thursdays- Sunday – Taste delicious craft beer and see why Portland is rated the #1 Beer City in America. Walking tours visit Portland’s best bars and breweries and sample award-winning local beer.

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Extended! Wisdom Tree Film Screenings + Q&A w/ Writer Director Sunil Shah, Sci-fi Mystery Drama

April 24-May 7 @ Regal Fox Tower – Ever wondered about quantum physics, fine art, math, music, neuroscience, eastern mysticism, mindful spirituality? But never got a chance to explore them enough? Here is a great opportunity. Please join and experience this mesmerizing sci-fi edutainment unfold in front of you. The breadth and depth of this multidimensional indie will intrigue you … for sure.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700): Cinco de Mayo Weekend, Beer Festival, Kentucky Derby & More! | April 30-May 3, 2015

The sun in shining and the weekend is here! Cinco de Mayo is next week, but most of the celebrations will be happening this weekend! Santa Fe Taqueria is hosting 5 days of music, dance & food. The waterfront will come to life with the Cinco de Mayo Festival, and run for beer in Sunday’s Cinco de Mayo Fun Run!

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FREE Fridays at Portland’s Barrel Room in May! | Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show, Featuring Dueling Hobbits, Sarah Hester Ross, Nathan Temby & More!

Fridays in May 2015 – Barrel Room has 10 Incredible Shows in May and you can see Five of them for FREE when you use the promocode FREEMAY at checkout

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Win A Quest ($49): Treat Mom to an Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure! | Discover Portland’s Hidden Mysteries w/ Urban Adventure Quest

Treat your Mom to a fun the whole family can enjoy w/ to a city wide scavenger hunt, which turns Portland into a giant game board!

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Game 5: Watch Trail Blazers Vs Memphis in Portland | Food & Drink Specials

The Blazers are kept hope alive on Monday night, and now they take the fight to Memphis for game five at the Grits & Grind Arena FedEx Forum. Tonight’s game is at 6:30PM PST. You can watch all the games and enjoy great food and drink specials at the bars below. ——————– Watch Trail Blazers […]

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Errick Lewis Band: Tribute To Bootsy Collins @ The Goodfoot | Funk, Soul, Jazz

April 30 @ The Goodfoot – Bassist Errick Lewis is a fixture in the Portland funk, soul, and jazz scenes for years. You have seen Errick at The Goodfoot & around Portland performing with Doo Doo Funk All-Stars or Erotic City: Prince Tribute Band. Tonight he assembles a crew of funksters so that they can unleash some heavy FUNK as they pay tribute to Bootsy Collins and his Rubber Band! This is gonna be one HOT & FUNKY show!

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