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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($350+): Fireworks, Ducks, Beavers, Tour de Lab, New England Clambake & More! | Sept. 3-7, 2015

Hello Portland! Labor Day Weekend is here and that means the Swifts are back in town! If you’re staying in town this weekend, the city has a lot going on! Oregon Symphony Huge Waterfront Concert starts at 1 and ends tonight with fireworks & canons. Bike up a thirst at Tour de Lab or nosh your appetite at Thirst Bistro’s New England Clambake. Urban Adventure Quest says everyone’s a winner with their Labor Day Weekend Scavenger Hunt special. And College Football kicks off with the Beavers playing Weber State on Friday and the Ducks vs. Eastern Washington on Saturday.

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Portland September First Thursday Events, Art Openings, Parties | Pearl, NW, SW, Old Town, 2015 Labor Day Weekend

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Pleasant weather is expected for this evening and it’s a perfect way to start your Labor Day Weekend Holiday! 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 […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400+): Bite of Oregon, Beloved Festival, Getaround & More! | August 6-9, 2015

Hello Portland! Take advantage of this weekend’s cooler temperatures with First Thursday tonight! There’s always something new to discover on an Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure and a BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour! Try something new & savory at Bite Of Oregon at the waterfront. Beloved Festival opens Friday. Need a ride? Check out car sharing car rental company Getaround + enter to WIN a vacation package.

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

August 6 – Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! The weather has cooled down some, so it’s a good time to head outside!

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Hand-Eye Supply 5th Anniversary Party | Art, Live Music by Reverberations, Beer, Snacks, Live Letterpress & Giveaways, Pies & More!

August 6 @ Hand-Eye Supply – Hand-Eye Supply has been doling out functional tools, free talks and creativity supplies for FIVE YEARS! To celebrate a whole handful of good times, we’re doing the right thing and having a party!

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2015 Astoria Artists Studio Tour | 36 Participating Artists, Prints, Mixed Media, Photography, Sculpture, Ceramics & More!

July 25-26 – The 5th annual Astoria Artists Studio Tour will take place July 25-26. There are 36 local artists participating in the tour in 23 studios. A wide variety of media will be on display and for sale including acrylics, watercolor, pen and ink, monotype prints, oils, mosaic, mixed media, collage, photography, fiber arts, jewelry, sculpture, ceramics, fused glass, handmade paper lamps, books and boxes. Many artists will be demonstrating their work throughout both days.

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First Thursday @ PNCA, Portland, Oregon

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

July 2 – Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Start your July 4th weekend early!

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,200): Project Pabst, July 4th Fireworks Dinner, MusicFestNW & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including MusicFestNW, July 4th Fireworks Dinner, Project Pabst & more.

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Win Tickets ($44): Art in the Garden @ Oregon Garden Resort | 3 Outdoor Installations by Local Artists, Opening Reception

July 10-September 30 @ Oregon Garden – The Oregon Garden has announced the return of its “Art in the Garden” presented by Capitol Subaru, a summer addition to the Garden that features three outdoor art installations by local artists. These pieces can be viewed anytime during regular Garden hours, July 10 through September 30, with paid Garden admission.

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

June 4 – Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! The high should be in the 70s and the sun has returned, get out there an enjoy it!

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“Collective Caution” Safety Poster Art Party @ Hand-Eye Supply | Limited Run of Cautionary Contributions, Drinks by Fort George Brewery , DJ The Beatles

On First Thursday, June 4th, we unveil Collective Caution, a collection of limited edition safety posters… with a PARTY! The collection features 10 cautionary contributions by talented Portland artists.

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Belmont Street Eats

Belmont Street Eats Food Cart Pod | Featuring Artists, Bands, Singers, Performers, Burgers, Vegan & More!

Fridays & Saturdays @ Belmont Street Eats – The pod hosts local artist/bands/singers/performers + Local arts and craft vendors every Saturday through June 6, and then every Friday and Saturday through September (mabe October).

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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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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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Last Thursday April Art Opening @ The Goodfoot | Brett Bowers, Christopher Kelleher, Joshua Burd and Tripper Dungan

April 30-May 26 @ The Goodfoot – The Goodfoot will have an art opening April 30th from 5pm – 2am. This months artists are Brett Bowers, Christopher Kelleher, Joshua Burd and Tripper Dungan. The show will be up until May 26th

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Seafood & Wine Fest, Modern Home Tour, Oregon Zoo Concerts, MusicFestNW & More! | April 23-26, 2015

Hello Portland! Spring is in full swing and so is the weather! No matter what the skies are showing, we have plenty of ways to entertain you this weekend! Get out of town and head to the Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood and Wine Festival or how about Barrel & Reserve Tasting Weekend in the Gorge. KPSU’s 30 Shows […]

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Drawn – The Art Of Ascent Film & Book Premier @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Jeremy Collins, Live Art & Immersive Dance,Multimedia Storytelling

April 18 @ Aladdin Theater – Brought to you by KEEN, this is a night to not miss as artist and climber Jeremy Collins is bringing his one of a kind film, live art and newest book to Portland for a special debut. The night will include the creation of a one of a kind original art piece live on stage, a book signing and Portland’s debut of the award winning film. Additionally, meet some of the DRAWN team including producer and director of photography James Q Martin.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Gorge Artists Studio Tour, Wine & Cheese Tasting, Oregon Ghost Conference, Auto Swap Meet & More! | April 9-12, 2015

The weekend is back and the skies are clearing up! It’s another lovely weekend to head to the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival. Push yourself to your limit w/ Escapism! Stop by A-WOL Dance Collective’s new space for Closed Doors. Tonight, Bridge & Burn is hosting a FREE launch party. Oregon Ghost Conference opens tomorrow and the Auto Swap Meet Opens today.

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2015 Gorge Artists Open Studios Tour | FREE, Visit 38 Artists In their Natural Habitats

April 10-12 – Tour the Columbia River Gorge and meet artists in their studios during Blossom Festival. Thirty-eight Gorge artists will open their studios to the public, sharing their thoughts and processes with you. This year’s artists feature works in a variety of media including painting, drawing, jewelry, glass, sculpture, photography, textiles, fiber, and more!

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

April 2: Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! It’s just a little wet off and on, so dress in layers!

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New Interactive Elements and Portland’s Rivers Art @ Pittock Mansion | Sensory Features, Historic Stories, and Local Art

February 1 – July 11 @ Pittock Mansion – Pittock Mansion is a new and improved experience now thanks to the new multi-sensory features, interactive elements, and exhibit panels added to the permanent exhibit.

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Many Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($500+): First Thursday, Holi Hai, Beer Festival, Meatballs & More! | March 5-8, 2015

Today is First Thursday and dozens of galleries are hosting openings. Celebrate the return of Spring at Holi Hai Bollywood Dance Party. Find long lost treasures at America’s Largest Antiques and Collectibles or see if you can solve the mystery of whodunnit at Dinner Detective. This is your last chance to see Ruthless! The Musical and Flair: An Office Space “Parody” opens this weekend at Funhouse Lounge. Heading out of town? Be sure to check out our out of town events including Columbia Gorge, Oregon Coast, Bend, Seattle, & More! Also Meatballs!

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

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! With all this sunshine, it’s a good time to get outside!

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Portland March First Thursday: Dope Damsels All Female Art Show @ Pop Pdx | Mixed Media, Photography, Drawings, Meet the Artists

This is your last opportunity to experience Dope Damsels which highlights the urban female artists’ perspective through various mediums. The curated pieces invoke strength, rebellion and spirit. We’ve added some new pieces to the exhibit for those who attended the opening and we couldn’t be more proud to show the diverse group of artists participating in the show.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600+): Brewstillery Festival, Scrapbooking, Rob Delaney, Bridal Event ROCKED & More! | Feb 26-March 1, 2015

The weekend is finally here and we have tons of ideas to fill your days. Find the perfect pairings of beer and spirits at Brewstillery Festival. Ruthless! The Musical opens this weekend and Portland Art Museum is hosting Italian Style: Fashion Since 1945 for the next month. Geeks Who Drink Parks & Rec Trivia on Sunday and the funniest man on twitter Rob Delaney is at Crystal Ballroom. MarchFourth is celebrating 12 years since forming with two huge anniversary shows. This is your last Friday to enjoy PDX Pipeline Appreciation FREE Fridays at Barrel Room. And Portland Brides can plan an amazing wedding at ROCKED Wedding Event @ The Nines Hotel.

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In Progress From Space: Opening Night @ evo Gallery | Art Sale, Refreshments, Abstract & Controlled Chaos

This body of work is a cross section of process and concept. Generally narrative, driven with larger gestures of abstraction emerging, the collection takes work from both places and brings them together in one show.

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Dope Damsels All Female Art Show @ Pop Pdx | Mixed Media, Photography, Drawings, Meet the Artists

This show is mixed media; highlighting the diverse female viewpoints in Portland’s urban landscape. Works include mixed media paintings, drawings, photography, and moving image. The artists will be in attendance. As always there will be great times with great people and great art.

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

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Grab your rain gear, Portland could get a little wet this weekend!

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Byte Me 2015 Exhibit Opening @ AFRU Gallery | Showcase of Technological Art, Interactive Pieces

AFRU Gallery is proud to host the 4th annual Byte Me, a showcase of technological art. All pieces are interactive works that would not be possible without the use of digital technology. This year is again filled with exhibits, big and small, that bend the senses and challenge the mind.

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Last Thursday Art Opening @ Goodfoot | Pieces by Hunter Armstrong, Lisa Wilde & More!

Goodfoot will have an art opening on Thurs Jan 29th, from 5pm – 2am. The show will be up until Feb 24th. This months artists are Hunter Armstrong, Lisa Wilde, Matthew Hopkins and Todd Hinchman.

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MANY Portland First (Second) Thursday Art Events & Openings: Pearl, Old Town, SW, NW | January 2015

Portland’s First (Second) Thursday event is this week! Because of the New Year holiday, many galleries weren’t open for First Thursday, so many are hosting a second Thursday event.

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Portland December First Thursday Events, Art Openings, Parties | Pearl, NW, SW, Old Town

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week and it’s cold! 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. Download your First Thursday Maps here. We have […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($1,350+): Holiday Ale Festival, Christmas Ships Parade, Holiday Markets & More! | December 4-7, 2014

The weekend is finally here and so is the official shopping season! There’s dozens of holiday markets & bazaars all over town this week where you can find unique & special gifts. Get in the spirit with the Christmas Ships Parade and Christmas in the Garden! The Holiday Ale Festival is open under heated tents downtown all weekend, and we’re halfway through A Week Tue Give.

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