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Quick Delivery Grocery Service Instacart Is Now in Portland | Get $10 Credit w/ Pipeline Promo

Instacart (www.Instacart.com), the only service that can deliver groceries from multiple local stores within an hour, announced that it has launched Portland’s first one-hour grocery delivery service.

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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($700+): Portland Film Festival, Corn Maze, Vaux’s Swifts & More! | August 28-31, 2014

Labor Day Weekend is finally here and that means 3 days of fun in the sun! Oregon Symphony is hosting a FREE concert at Waterfront Park tonight! And Portland Film Festival continues this weekend w/ appearances by Bronx Obama and Jason Momoa. Bella Organic’s Corn Maze opens this weekend and EastBurn is hosting a Grilled Cheese Invitational! Party it up at the PINK Ice Party and Bollywood White Party! And this is your last chance to take our survey and be entered to WIN $200!

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Portland Labor Day Weekend Fun: 2014 Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School | Pictures & Video

Get those instagram filters ready! The 2014 Chapman Swifts Watch starts Labor Day Weekend in NW Portland. Crowds gather one hour before sunset every night in September to watch thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in the city as they prepare to migrate to Central America and Venezuela! Below are more pictures and a video trailer for “On The Wing”, a documentary film on the Chapman Swifts.

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Win Portland Labor Day Weekend Tickets ($700+): Mt Angel Oktoberfest, PDX Film Festival, The Skatalites & more!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Mt Angel Oktoberfest, Portland Film Festival, Maryhill Winery Summer Concert Series & more.

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Labor Day Weekend Jerry Garcia Celebration w/ Andy Coe Band feat. Stephen’s Answer @ The Goodfoot | Cuts from Grateful Dead & Jerry Garcia Band Songbook

We bring Jerry Month to a close with a special Labor Day Eve show featuring Seattle’s Andy Coe Band (he of McTuff fame) and Portland’s own Stephen’s Answer. Cuts from both the GD and JGB songbook will be played and drinks will be cold and flowing!

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Win Tickets ($50): Portland Labor Day Weekend Bollywood White Party featuring DJ Prashant @ Barrel Room | Free Entry Until 10p, Drink Specials, Happy Hour Food, Dance Lesson

Hosted by the multi-talented & celebrated Bollywood Entertainer Prashant – Dancer, DJ, Singer

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Bella Organic Corn Maze 2014

2014 Portland Corn Maze on Sauvie Island Grand Opening Labor Day Celebration @ Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch | Inspired by Disney Junior’s Jake & the Neverland Pirates, Beer, Cider, Hay Rides, Duck Races

Activities at the farm include: Hay Rides, Grain Train Rides, Cow Train Rides, Duck Races, Petting Zoo, Hay Maze, Corn Hole, Halloween Decorations, Walking Trails around the farm, homemade delicious food & More!

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Huge Designer Brand Sale at Vintalier | Up to 70% Off, Portland Labor Day Weekend

Shoppers will have access to hundreds of clothes and shoes from designer brands like Opening Ceremony, Samantha Pleet, Luxury Rebel, Sass & Bide, Grey City, etc. For men, there will be heritage brands like Post Overalls, Carters, plus selvage denim.

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Portland Labor Day Weekend: Oregon Symphony Concert @ Waterfront Park | FREE, 15,000+ People, Fireworks, Cannons

The Oregon Symphony kicks off its new season with their 18th annual concert at the Waterfront Park on Thursday. 10,000-15,000 people are expected to attend the event which includes music, dancing, fireworks, cannons, and more. Plus, it’s all FREE.

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2014 Radical 80s Cruise

Portland Spirit Goes Back in Time Every Saturday w/ Radical 80s Dance Cruise | Costumes, DJ MC, Group Discount

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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Win Tickets ($50): Bacchus Laughter Presents: “Bring The Bain” @ The Funhouse Lounge | w/ Richard Bain & Novos

Fresh off of breaking Montreal Just for Laughs’ back and busting out of a desert prison that resembles a sarlacc pit, Portland comedy legend Richard Bain returns to Bridgetown with his best friend and mortal enemy: Ira Novos.

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2014 Portland Labor Day Weekend Grilled Cheese Invitational @ EastBurn | 9 Local Chefs, Benefit For Women’s Crisis Line

Capping off a month long grilled cheese fundraiser sparked by EastBurn restaurant owner Mike Bender’s reply to a sexist Yelp review, 9 local restaurants will put forth their best grilled cheese to raise funds for the Portland Women’s Crisis Line.

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Win Tickets ($20): Polecat w/The Student Loan @ The Goodfoot | Roots, Bluegrass, Country, Celtic, Rock, Reggae & More!

Their unique instrumentation enables them to seamlessly blend genres including bluegrass, country, celtic, rock, reggae, and world music into their sound. The general appeal of Polecat comes from their unique take on roots music and their interactive and high energy live shows.

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Portland Labor Day Weekend: Jade District International Night Market | Free, Entertainment, Beer & Wine Garden, Shopping

The Night Market will feature a variety of vendors representing the international community that exists in the Jade, as well as many crafters and food vendors found at the many street fairs around the city.

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Win Tickets ($36): 2014 Portland Film Festival Back Fence PDX: Reel Stories @ Hollywood Theatre | Storytellers Connected in Some Way to the Film or Television Industry

STORYTELLERS for this round of Reel Stories include: JAMES WESTBY (Rid of Me, The Auteur), BETH HARRINGTON (The Winding Stream), OCTOBER MOORE (Portlandia, Grimm, City Baby), JASON ROUSE + IAN BERRY, (Make it Country) and CASEY PARKS (Diary of a Misfit, a work in progress).

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40+ Portland & Oregon Labor Day Weekend Events: Concerts, Festivals, Parties, Food & Drink

The 2014 Labor Day Weekend is nearly here and there are many great Portland and Oregon events all weekend including festivals, free concerts, movies, and more. As always, we have a large list of events and tips for you to enjoy the city or travel.

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Jackie Kashian @ Helium Comedy Club | “The Dork Forest,” “Conan O’Brien,” Portland Labor Day Weekend

Jackie Kashian’s comedy is like listening to a really racy episode of All Things Considered. She is a national touring comic with a new hour standup special “This Will Make an Excellent Horcrux.” It is available digitally or on CD or DVD. It’s also available for $5 download on www.allthingsrecords.com.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($1,100+): Tequila Fest, Savor the Pearl, Pink Martini, Jade Night Market & More! | August 21-24, 2014

Summer is winding down but there’s still time to have some fun! This is AWOL’s final weekend of of Art in the Dark + you can try all sorts of delicious samples in the Pearl while helping fight Cystic Fibrosis at Savor the Pearl. Tequila Fest PDX is bringing dozens of tequila varieties from around the world to Portland and this is your last chance to tour this year’s Street of Dreams. The Rose City Rollers battle our Rat City nemesis from the north and Portland favorites Pink Martini are closing out the Oregon Zoo Concerts with a bang!

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,100+): Tequila Fest, Brunch, Oktoberfest & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Mt Angel Oktoberfest, Portland Film Festival, Tequila Fest 2014 & more.

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2014 SE Portland Sunday Parkways Info: Schedule, Route Map, Pictures | Laurelhurst, Colonel Summers, Ivon Parks & More!

Sunday Parkways continues for the 2014 season on August 24. Highs are expected to be in the upper 80s, so there’ll be lots of people out. Even if you don’t bike, you can walk and enjoy the activities, parks, and closed off streets.

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Beer Belly Dinner with Ballast Point Brewing @ EastBurn | Tuna, Mako Shark, Butterscotch Krimpets & More!

Please join us as we welcome Ballast Point Brewing from San Diego, CA for the August Beer Belly Dinner. This dinner will be on August 21st instead of the normal second Thursday to accommodate everyone’s busy summer schedule.

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Camp Namanu’s 90th Anniversary Celebration

Camp Namanu’s 90th Anniversary Celebration | Swimming, Archery, Music, Raffle, Prizes, Food Carts, Ninkasi Beer + Wine

Are you interested in a great day outdoors to spend with friends and family? Camp Namanu, one of Oregon’s most beautiful treasures, is celebrating 90 years of serving kids from all over the world. On Saturday, September 6th, Camp Fire will host a big celebration to commemorate the anniversary with a day at camp – filled with camp activities, live music, adult beverages, and great food.

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Win Tickets ($110): 2014 Downtown Portland Summer Outdoor Film Series: Top Down Rooftop Cinema 2014 Season Wraps Up w/ The King of Comedy | Movies, Music, Food & Drinks

Join us atop the Hotel deLuxe’s parking structure at SW 15th and Yamhill for our 10th annual program of cinema under the stars. Doors open at 7 PM with food and beverages available for purchase from Gracie’s Restaurant, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, and Honest Tea. The music begins at 8 PM, and the films begin around dusk.

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Win Tickets ($56): Rose City Rollers vs. Rat City | Wheels of Justics vs. All-Stars & Axels of Annihilation vs. Rain of Terror

This is sure to be a game to remember! Don’t miss the Wheels of Justice when they take on the Rat City All-Stars from Seattle & the Axles of Annihilation when they battle Rat City’s Rain of Terror.

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Portland’s Jade District International Night Market | Free, Entertainment, Beer & Wine Garden, Crafters, Shopping

The Night Market will feature a variety of vendors representing the international community that exists in the Jade, as well as many crafters and food vendors found at the many street fairs around the city.

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Movies @ Pix Patisserie

2014 Summer Movie Nights in Pix Patisserie’s Outdoor Courtyard | Free Popcorn, Pretty in Pink, Goonies, Motorcycle Diaries & More!

Throughout the summer, Pix will show movies in our outdoor courtyard. Bring a blanket and friends to watch French anime, indie films and classic comedies. Free Popcorn!

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Win Tickets ($40): ANDAZ @ Analog Theater | A Bhangra/Bollywood Dance Party w/ Hosts & Resident DJs Anjali & The Incredible Kid

ANDAZ is not only the longest-running Desi party on the West Coast, it is the longest-running Desi party West of the Hudson river.

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2014 Portland Spirit Friday Early Escape Summer Concerts Cruise | Full-service Bar, Music, Amazing Views

Start the weekend early! A one of a kind summer concert cruise series featuring a different local band every week!

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Win Tickets ($40): Resurrection: The Brunchening @ Doug Fir Lounge | Food, Comedy & Hangover Demolition

The perfect “hair of the dog” show debuting at Doug Fir for you, those weary night warriors who work and play the evenings away.

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Dave Foley @ Helium Comedy Club | “The Kids in the Hall,” “Newsradio”

Dave Foley was born and raised in Toronto where he attended alternative high schools. At a young age, he began writing stand-up comedy for creative writing projects. His interest in improv led him to comedy workshops, where he met and teamed with Kevin McDonald. They became “The Kids in the Hall” one year later and the rest is history!

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Win Tickets ($70): Slint @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Tropical Trash, Post Rock, Post Hardcore

Slint began in 1986. Before that, drummer Britt Walford, guitarist David Pajo, guitarist/vocalist Brian McMahan, and original bassist Ethan Buckler had played together in various bands within the tight-knit Louisville punk scene.

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2014 Downtown Portland Summer Outdoor Film Series: Top Down Rooftop Cinema is Back Thursday w/ Edward Scissorhands | Movies, Music, Food & Drinks

Join us atop the Hotel deLuxe’s parking structure at SW 15th and Yamhill for our 10th annual program of cinema under the stars. This week: Edward Sissorhands

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Win Tickets ($120): 2014 Portland Film Festival Opening Night Premieres & Red Carpet Party | “Sex Ed,” Haley Joel Osment, Abby Elliot, Director Eli Roth & More!

World Premieres and famous faces are coming to Portland for an end-of-summer movie blowout. The action starts with actors, directors, crews and our own creative crowd converging at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom & the Mission Theater for parties, screenings, dancing and networking on Opening Night, Tuesday, August 26.

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