Tag Archives | First Thursday

MANY Portland 4th of July Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($600+): Fireworks & Celebrations, Waterfront Blues Festival, Movies & More | July 3-6, 2014

Happy July 4th Portland!

Summer is here and the temperature’s rising along with the fireworks. How about cooling off with a nice movie at the newly renovated Mission Theater? Or grab a hot deal from Fox 12 for a cool treat at Coldstone? Learn a little about the city this weekend on a BeerQuest history tour or an Adventure Quest Scavenger Hunt. And don’t miss the Waterfront Blues Festival all weekend at the waterfront!

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Portland 2014 July 4th Weekend: First Thursday Events, Art Openings, Parties | Pearl, NW, SW, Old Town

There are more than 50 galleries having openings this month, with most openings taking place in the Pearl district and Old Town/China Town. Most gallery openings begin at 5PM or 6PM and end at 9PM or 10PM.

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MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | June 2014

There are more than 50 galleries having openings this month, with most openings taking place in the Pearl district and Old Town/China Town. Most gallery openings begin at 5PM or 6PM and end at 9PM or 10PM.

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MANY Portland Cinco de Mayo Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Farmers Markets, Blazers, Renaissance Faire, Cinco Parties / Festival & More | May 1-4, 2014

The weekend is finally here and the sun is shining! There’s plenty to keep you busy this weekend such as the Cinco de Mayo Festival, which is open all weekend at the waterfront, or get a start on Mother’s Day gifts at the Ceramic Showcase. Runners this weekend have the Sense 5K Blue Dawn Tour & the Cinco de Mayo Run.

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MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | May 2014

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Temperatures are expected to peak in the upper 8os, so it’s the perfect time to get out and enjoy the city!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Free Tickets ($800+): POW Fest, Portland Dining Month, Meatball Weekend, Trivia & More! | March 6-9, 2014

The weekend is finally here but so is the rain. We have plenty of ways to keep you dry including Rose City Rollers, Smash Putt!, & several theater productions. Don’t miss award winning films by Portland’s female film makers at POW Fest.

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MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | March 2014

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Spring is just around the corner, which means warmer temperatures and rain, so don’t forget the umbrella!

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MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | February 2014

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Bundle up, it’s cold out there!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Free Tickets ($350+): Boozy Brunch PDX, Hollywood Farmers Market, Trivia Nights & More | January 2-5, 2014

Welcome to 2014! Start the new year off with some culture & art tonight for First Thursday or meet some new friends at Boozy Brunch PDX or at Last Call Trivia.

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MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | January 2014

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Try something new for the new year!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Free Tickets ($600+): Holiday Ale Festival, Holiday / Christmas Markets, Shanghaiers Tour & More! | December 5-8, 2013

The weekend is finally here and we could see snow! Take a winter stroll tonight for First Thursday or warm up your soul at the heated tents in Pioneer Square for the Winter Ale Fest! Learn all about Portland’s seedy past during the Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery tour.

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MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | December 2013

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Snow is in the forecast! It’s the perfect time to head inside and warm up!

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First Thursday @ PNCA, Portland, Oregon

MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | November 2013

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! With this cooler weather, it’s the perfect time to head inside and warm up!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($950+): Home & Garden Show, Wordstock 2013, FrightTown & More! | October 3-6, 2013

Welcome to Autumn! Embrace the season at one of several Haunted Houses that open this week or drink American made spirits at the Great American Distillers Festival. Get some ideas for your next remodel at the Portland Fall Home & Garden Show.

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MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | October 2013

First Thursday @ PNCA, Portland, Oregon Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! With the rain expected to hold off, it’s the perfect time to head out for a crisp autumn art walk.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($700+): First Thursday, Music Fest NW, Oregon Ducks & More! | September 5-8, 2013

The weekend is finally here! As fall moves in, this is your last weekend to head to a variety of parks to watch free movies. Also, MusicFestNW is in full swing through Sunday with more than 170 bands. College football continues this weekend, too; there’s plenty of local venues to cheer on your favorite team.

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First Thursday @ PNCA, Portland, Oregon

MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | September 2013

Portland’s First Thursday event is happening tonight! With highs in the 80s, there are sure to be thousands of people roaming NW Portland.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($350+): Fremont Fest, First Thursday, Trek in the Park & More! | August 1-4, 2013

Your eyes aren’t lying; those are clouds in the sky, which should give us with a couple of cool days before highs hike back up in the 90s on Sunday. There’s plenty of free outdoor films this week including Top Down Rooftop Cinema & Clips Beer & Film. And this weekend is the first weekend for Trek in the Park’s final run: The Trouble With Tribbles.

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First Thursday @ PNCA, Portland, Oregon

MANY Portland First Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | May 2013

Portland’s First Thursday event is this evening! With this fantastic weather, there are sure to be thousands of people roaming NW Portland. There are over 50 (probably 100) galleries having openings this month, with most openings taking place in the Pearl district and Old Town/China Town.

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Tomorrow: IRPC First Annual Chili Cook-Off and Olde Time Auction | Free Beer & Wine

Five bucks for all the chili you can taste plus complimentary beer and wine = perfect Thursday. And yes, there will be veggie and vegan chili. After you fill up, you can enjoy many First Thursday shows as well. From Website (iprc.org): Coming up on First Thursday June 3rd, the IPRC is pleased to host […]

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First Thursday @ Everett Station Lofts, Portland, Oregon

50+ Portland First Thursday Events | April 2010

Portland's monthly First Thursday event is on today and it looks like it might have good weather as well. There are over 50 (probably 100) galleries having openings tonight. We have a very large list below thanks to Sequential Art Gallery (328 NW Broadway) & Rich Vail Mackin. They compile an email called the  "[h]IT […]

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Portland Skyline

Portland Weekend: Art, Music, Film, Theater, Free Beer | February 5-8

Leigh Feldman just sent over his Portland Party email for the weekend. If you want to get this weekly email of Portland event information (You Should), email him at twocliche@gmail.com and tell him Pipeline sent ya. Events in red are known to be good* From Leigh: So much going on this week at the end […]

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First Thursday at Goodfoot Lounge, Portland, Oregon

Inventor of Oregon Green Heart / "Heart in Oregon" | Daily Stank Image Bank

Chris Bucci, “Heart in Oregon” Inventor Goodfoot Lounge, First Thursday SE Portland, Oregon December 4, 2008 at 11.45pm PST Photo By Julian / PDX Pipeline I met Chris at the Goodfoot First Thursday Art Opening last week (great art still up). I commented on his clothing because he had the heart on the t-shirt and […]

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jesse-reno

First Thursday: Jesse Reno at Lizard Lounge | December 4

Often, I don't make it out of Old Town during First Thursday, but I'll make an exception Jesse Reno is a fantastic artist. I've been to many of his shows over the last two or three years, and I've been nothing but highly impressed with his work every time. More First Thursday Portland Events & […]

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Core Gallery - Chris Haberman

First Thursday: The Smallest Art Gallery in Portland is Closing

This is sad news. Core Art Gallery is having its final opening tomorrow. I've been to Core many times. I've taken several friends there who are always excited to see this great space. If you have any time on Thursday, go down to Everett Station Lofts and experience crawling (seriously, crawling) in to the smallest […]

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Brent Wear, Core Art Gallery

First Thursday at Core Art Gallery | Brent Wear | Also, VP Debate

Looks what's happening at the smallest art gallery (often surrounded by the biggest party) in Portland. Also, VP debate's on “Patrick's TV”. A message from Anna: This month in the Core, we will be showcasing new paintings by Portland Artist Brent Wear. You can usually find Brent working in his studio at the Egg, above […]

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First Thursday | Core Art Gallery Two Year Anniversary

Tonight is the two year anniversary of Core Art Gallery in Everett Street Lofts. So, if you are downtown at five for inVerge, MusicFest NW, or other first Thursday activities…stop by the smallest art gallery in Portland. From Anna: Who would've ever thought this little gallery would make it more than a few months!  And […]

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August 7: First Thursday| Everett Station Lofts Rooftop Extravaganza!

For my Portland First Thursday money, Everett Street/Station Lofts usually has the best action. And this one…comes with a bonus. From Sequential Art Gallery (pic from their First Thursday Show): Everett Station Lofts Annual Rooftop Extravaganza! [Enter on Broadway between Sequential Art and Ogle] It is once again that time of year where Everett Station […]

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Chris Haberman, Portland, Or, Lizard Loungw

June 5: First Thursday at Rake Art Gallery and Lizard Lounge | Free Beer

First Thursday is looking good with two Haberman art shows, free Portland/Northwest IPA, and blood. From Mr. Chris Haberman: Rake Gallery (325 NW 6th ) – 6pm – 10pm. First Thursday (June 5th) opening. Duo show with "The Darras". Just me and Jason Darras (read my artist statement at the end of this email for […]

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Gurewitch Floating World Poster, First Thursday, Portland, Oregon

April 3: The Art of Nicholas Gurewitch & Tony Millionaire @ Floating World Comics

FLOATING WORLD COMICS & DARK HORSE COMICS PRESENT: THE ART OF NICHOLAS GUREWITCH & TONY MILLIONAIRE This April, artists Nicholas Gurewitch and Tony Millionaire are brought together for one exciting exhibition. On April 3rd, 2008 Floating World Comics and Dark Horse Comics are proud to present the art of Gurewitch's Perry Bible Fellowship and Millionaire's […]

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Mr. T Party, Moshi Moshi, Burnside, Portland, Oregon

March 6: First Thursday | I Love Mr. T Party | Moshi Moshi

I saw this a while back and put it in the files. I have written to Moshi Moshi a couple times to confirm, but they aren't updating their blog and haven't responded on the the 'space, and the phone was disconnected. But, if you are out tomorrow on the First Thursday prowl  (great weather!), this […]

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Repeat After Me, Floating World Comics, Portland, Oregon

March 6th – "REPEAT AFTER ME" – Sean Christensen, Catherine Peach, Stefan Saito

“REPEAT AFTER ME” Sean Christensen AwesomeButTrue / Catherine Peach / Stefan Saito March 1st Thursday at Floating World welcomes back Sean Christensen, founder of the Awesome But True Electric Institute, an art collective that includes artists from Portland and a growing global network of artists from all over the world. For this group show he […]

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Chris Haberman, Everett Lofts, Core Gallery, Portland, Oregon

Feb 7: Smallest Art Gallery In Portland | Chris Haberman

Here is another First Thursday show. The Everett Lofts are one of my favorite places to hit up on First Thursdays. No disrespect the traditional galleries that show on First Thursday, but Old Town's shows have a lot more energy and uniqueness. If you've been dodging First Thursday because of the perceived stodginess of the […]

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