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Agave Warehouse Sale

Portland AGAVE DENIM Warehouse Sale @ Historic Fort Vancouver | Top Quality Items Made in the USA, 2016 Holiday / Christmas Gift Ideas

December 16-18 @ Fort Vancouver – AGAVE DENIM will be bringing its semi-annual warehouse sale back to Washington State and Greater Portland. The company, which relocated its operations to Los Angeles earlier this year, will be setting up its sale at Historic Fort Vancouver – Providence Academy Ballroom.

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sinful past tour

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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Bluehour Santa Brunch

Bluehour Santa Brunch | All Ages 2016 Portland Holiday / Christmas Event, Meet St. Nick

December 11 @ Bluehour – There’s nothing like a visit from ole St. Nick to get you in the holiday spirit. He let us know that he plans to be at Bluehour on Sunday 11 December for our special SANTA BRUNCH. Book your brunch table on this festive family day and enjoy a three-course menu […]

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Shook Twins

Win Tickets ($44): Shook Twins @ Revolution Hall | With Special guest Rabbit Wilde, Folk Pop

December 10 @ Revolution Hall – “I love the harmonies of the Shook Twins, the dreamlike songs that seem somehow permeated by the American Folk tradition, without actually being part of it. They make music that twines through your soul the way vines cover an abandoned shack in the woods.” – Neil Gaiman, New York […]

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Portland Short Bus FestiBus

FestiBus 2016 Portland Holiday / Christmas Lights Bus Tour w/ Portland Short Bus | Peacock Lane, Crale House, Gift Exchange

December 15-18, 21-23 – This season give yourself the gift of FestiBUS. Join 12 random strangers on the Portland Short Bus as we hit up (2) quintessential Portland holiday light displays (The world renowned Peacock Lane as well as the lesser known Crale House). In addition to the light shows, we will merrily whisk you […]

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FREE Friday & Saturday @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Nathan Temby/Jeff Vance

December 9-10 @ Barrel Room – 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,” […]

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Jenna Zine Presents: Sean Jordan

Win Tickets ($30): Jenna Zine Presents: Sean Jordan & Friends Holiday Show! @ The Secret Society | Portland’s Funniest Person Finalist

December 14 @ The Secret Society – Beloved Portland comedian Sean Jordan has relocated to Los Angeles, but he’s still number one in our hearts! Come kick off the holiday season, as we welcome Sean back for a brief visit to celebrate with his very funny friends for a great night of comedy. One night […]

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It's Gonna be Okay Feature

It’s Gonna Be Okay Comedy Night @ The Eastburn | FREE, Monday Stand Up, Caitlin Weierhauser, Jen Tam & More!

December 5 @ EastBurn – It’s Gonna Be Okay is free WEEKLY stand up comedy show EVERY Monday at EastBurn. The show is funny, smart, progressive, feminist, positive, and often heartwarming. The show showcases the best comedians in Portland along with national acts and is hosted by Barbara Holm.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600): Holiday Ale Festival, PDX Weed Week, Cinnamon Bear Cruise, Holiday Shops & More! | December 1-4, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and the holidays are in full swing! Find something special at several amazing shops around town. Holiday Ale Festival is bring cheer to Pioneer Courthouse Square and PDX Weed Week is here. Go tubing at Christmas in the Garden and see Santa at Reindeer Village.

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Portland in the News: The Birth of the Blues Brothers, Calling the Cops on “Closing Time,” Cannabis Cash App & More!

You don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay here! An Oregon woman called the cops on a man who wouldn’t stop whistling “Closing Time” near her house. An app recently launched that hopes to take the cash out of the cannabis industry. CanPay accepts payments that go directly into the bank accounts of […]

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Big Lebowski Pinball Release Party @ QuarterWorld Portland

Big Lebowski Pinball Release Party @ QuarterWorld Portland | High Score Tournament, White Russians, Benefit for Pinball Outreach Program

December 7 @ QuarterWorld – It really ties the Arcade together. Come check out the only Big Lebowski Pinball in Oregon. There will be a high score Tournament. $5 for a chance to throw up a high score. Top 8 scores at the end of the night will square off for the title of most […]

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First Friday 15th anniversary goodfoot

First Friday 15 Year Anniversary @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | w/ DJ Day, Funk, Soul Disco, Hip Hop

December 2 @ The Goodfoot – From the historic Root Down parties of Los Angeles to the infamous Do-Over, Day has garnered respect from peers and fans alike for his eclectic, well-executed DJ sets and diverse taste in music. His debut album, The Day Before rose to the top of numerous notable playlists including those […]

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FREE Friday & Saturday @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Shannon Bengford & Jay Wash

December 2-3 @ Barrel Room – 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,” […]

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Win Tickets ($24): Winter Festival @ Zimmerman Heritage Farm | Beer & Cider Garden, Live Music, Food & Craft Vendors

December 8-11, 15-18 @ Zimmerman Heritage Farm – WinterVille at the Zimmerman Heritage Farm, a brand new holiday festival taking place at the old, historic Zimmerman Heritage Farmhouse near 174th and Sandy Blvd. It features local performances by high school choirs such as Parkrose’ Debonaires choir, a winter beer and cider garden for guests twenty […]

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Drag Queen Brunch

Drag Queen Brunch & Bingo Show @ Doug Fir Lounge | Featuring Sasha Scarlett, Buffet, Celebrity Impersonations, Mimosas

December 4 @ Doug Fir Lounge – Please join our award-winning Drag Queen Sunday Brunch at the fabulous Doug Fir Lounge, 830 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214. For just $15 receive admission, reserve or walk-up seating and a delicious buffet Brunch in our beautiful showroom.

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Viva's Holiday

Win Tickets ($50): Viva’s Holiday: An Opera in One Act @ Star Theater | Featuring Viva Las Vegas, Live 12-Piece Orchestra, Musical Guest Bergerette, Comedy w/ Wendy Weiss

December 7-8, 14-17 @ Star Theater – Viva’s Holiday is an original opera about a Portland underground hero. It’s also a new favorite holiday event featuring outstanding vocal performances, a live twelve-piece chamber orchestra, and guest performances including comedian Wendy Weiss and vocal group Bergerette.

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Victorian Belle

Portland’s 2016 The Miracle of a Million Lights @ Victorian Belle | Million Christmas / Holiday Lights, 10+ Specially Decorated Trees, Vintage Decorations, Cider, Live Music, Gifts

December 10-23 @ Victorian Belle – For most of the month of December Victorian Belle is known as “The Miracle of a Million Lights” and is open to the public for tours of the decorated house and grounds. The entire 2.5 acres is filled with a million plus twinkling lights that turn this historic Portland […]

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Hip Chicks Do Wine Wine & Cheese Pairing

Portland 2016 Christmas / Holiday Artisan & Wine Market @ Hip Chicks Do Wine | Local Gifts, Samples, Discounts & Specials

December 3&4 @ Hip Chicks Do Wine – Looking for those last few items to cross off your holiday shopping list? Or maybe you forgot the most important person–YOU! Drop by Hip Chicks Winery for our Hip Chick Holiday Market! Support small local businesses by shopping local, and do so with a glass of wine […]

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Gospel Christmas

Oregon Symphony Presents 2016 Portland Gospel Christmas @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Holiday Music, Region’s Premier Gospel Singers

December 9-11 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – This 18-year tradition keeps getting bigger and better. The region’s premier gospel singers and the Oregon Symphony orchestra will have you on your feet, clapping and shouting, celebrating the true spirit of the season. Don’t miss out on this exhilarating experience!

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La Belle

La Belle, Lost in the World of the Automaton @ Imago Theatre | Holiday Family Spectacle, Adaptation of Beauty and the Beast, Mask, Puppetry, Shadow Theatre

December 9 – January 8 @ Imago Theatre – La Belle, Lost in the World of the Automaton is Imago’s adaptation of Beauty and the Beast. La Belle’s set is a giant ship that is a playground. Water wheels turn, giant stacks pump and whistles chirp. Puppets magically appear in the hull and reveal stories […]

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