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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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Portland FUSION ARTS Drop In Sessions @ Healing Light Yoga and Massage Studio | Learn Performing Arts, Healing Arts & Life Drawing!

Enjoy gathering together in our intimate, clean, and inviting atmosphere, and relax in a classic yoga and massage healing space with excellent light and fresh air.

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$5 After 5 p.m. Friday Nights @ Portland Art Museum | Pop-Up Demo: Chilkat Weaving Past & Present, Beer, Games, Guided Tours & More!

Every Friday from 5pm – 8pm, we invite you to play with us—to have a different Museum experience—a little bit more relaxed, more interactive, and more social experience. Admission is just $5 after 5pm. And every fourth Friday of the month, admission is free after 5pm.

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First Thursday @ Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Art of Musical Maintenance Rock Poster Art Show, 300+ Pieces, 50 Artists

The Goodfoot is proud to announce that “The Art of Musical Maintenance,” in it’s 11th year, will open Thurs, Dec 4th from 5pm-2:30 am and be up until Jan 27th. We will be displaying the newest installment of music posters from artists through out the country.

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$5 After 5pm Friday Pop-Up Exhibition: Here Kitty, Kitty @ Portland Art Museum | One Night Only, Guided Tours, Beer, Games

Love cats? So do we! The Portland Art Museum is blessed with a host of prints and drawings of these furry creatures who delight us with their playful antics, expressive poses, and quiet companionship. Come see how artists from the nineteenth century to today have depicted Felis catus, from cozy domestic scenes to the crazy cat lady.

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

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Looks like it might rain Thursday, so be sure to grab an umbrella or other rain repellant device. 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 […]

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WeirdoCult Mural Party @ Artifact Creative Recycle | FREE, DJ Rev Shines, Fashion Photo Shoot, Beer, Sale & More!

The head turning art of WeirdoCult is about to descend on Portland. Get ready for beats by none other than DJ Rev. Shines of Lifesavas, a live fashion photo shoot, 10% OFF SALE, free tarot and henna, beer and snacks, all while being on set for the unveiling of Portland’s newest street art addition.

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$5 After 5 p.m. Friday Night Halloween @ Portland Art Museum | Haunted Tours, Black Light Art Viewing, Trick-or-treating, Beer, Games, Thriller & More!

Every Friday from 5pm – 8pm, we invite you to play with us—to have a different Museum experience—a little bit more relaxed, more interactive, and more social experience. Admission is just $5 after 5pm. And every fourth Friday of the month, admission is free after 5pm.

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Inside Out Juried Show Artist Reception @ Verum Ultimum Art Gallery | 37 Artists, 41 Works, 2D, 3D, Video & More!

French physiologist, Claude Bernard once said, ‘art is I; Science is We.’ The Inside Out Exhibition features the work of 37 artists who explore the theme through 2D, 3D, video, and more.

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Boxcar One: Artist Series Pop-Up Gallery @ Design House Headquarters | Design Week Portland, 30+ Artists, Planters

Following the success of the Boxcar One debut in June 2014, Revolution Design House has invited 30 artists to turn a Boxcar succulent planter set into a truly unique piece of art. The amazing results range widely in artistic medium, style, and concept, and will be shown during a one night pop-up gallery during Design Week Portland.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($800+): Home & Garden Show, PSU Football, Cheesefest, Oktoberfest & More! | October 2-5, 2014

The weekend is finally here and we have loads to things to check out this week. The Fall Home & Garden Show starts today and continues through Sunday. Learn some new things about Portland on Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery sinful past walking tour. Several Corn Mazes are fully operational, so take advantage of this lovely weather and grab your pumpkin! And get in the Halloween spirit this weekend at H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival & Cthulhucon or at a creepy showing of The Turn by the Reformers!

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($800+): The Wedge Cheese Fest, Bollywood Horror, Fresh Hops Fest & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Bollywood Horror XII, H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival, The MAiZE & more.

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

Portland’s First Thursday event is this week! Pleasant weather is expected for Thursday evening and there’s a taste of fall in the air!

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Win Tickets ($20): AEmoji @ The Bossanova Ballroom | Huge Screening Celebration, Design Week Portland, Drinks & Snacks

What is AEmoji? AEmoji is a month long challenge for local talent to create an original animated or live action piece inspired by randomly chosen emoji characters.

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($550+): Corn Maze, Fresh Hops Beer Festival, Handmade Bike & Beer Festival & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Bridgetown Comedy, H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival, The MAiZE & more.

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Win Tickets ($9.99): 2014 Portland Open Studios Tour | 96 Artists Open Their Studios to the Public

Portland Open Studios offers a unique and inspiring form of experiential education: interacting with local artists at work within the context of their studios. All around metro Portland in an annual tour of studios, visitors can watch molten glass or fine porcelain stretch into a vessel, imagine a landscape moments before it is painted, learn about the mysterious process of encaustic and much more.

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Portland August 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 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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Vote on the Best Pieces at PBR Drink & Draw Art Show @ Grand Central Bowl | Winners Will Advance To Nationals

View original PBR-Inspired artwork from local Portland artists at the annual PBR Drink & Draw Art show at Grand Central!

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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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