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Spring/Summer 2014 Menu @ Swift Lounge | New Jar, Crab Cakes, Taquitos, Gravy Fries, Steack Fajitas & More

For the warmer months of 2014, we’re adding new menu flexes with new items (crab cakes, taquitos, gravy fries, steak fajitas, among others)

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Hood Rich Rap With DJ/VJ Stockholmz @ Swift Lounge | Ghetto to Meadow Rap Videos, Rap, Soul, R&B

It’s HOOD RICH VIDEO NIGHT (ghetto to meadow rap videos) with DJ STOCKholmZ…..from LIL’ WAYNE to BIG POP…learn from the best how to hang your chain like it has no curfew.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($1,400+): Portland Fashion Week, Mount Angel Oktoberfest, Oregon Ducks Football & More! | September 12-15, 2013

The weekend is finally here! Portland Fashion Week takes over the convention center for the next few days & down in Mount Angel, the Oktoberfest is in full swing. Stay on top of your favorite football team and grab a drink special at one of these locations showing games.

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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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MANY Portland Saturday, Sunday & Labor Day Events: Vaux’s Swifts, College Football, Portland Film Festival

Labor Day Weekend is in full swing! There are plenty of exciting things to do such as watching the vaux swifts or Diner en Blanc Pop-Up/Flash Mob Picnic. College football starts back up today, too; there are plenty of local venues to cheer on your favorite team.

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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($850+): Portland Film Festival, Diner en Blanc, Swift Watch, Ducks & Beavers Kickoff & More! | August 29-September 2, 2013

Labor Day Weekend is finally here! You’ve got three days off, and there are plenty of exciting things to do such as watching the vaux swifts or Diner en Blanc Pop-Up/Flash Mob Picnic. College football starts back up this weekend, too; there’s plenty of local venues to cheer on your favorite team.

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Diner en Blanc Portland Flash Mob Picnic

Diner en Blanc Pop-Up/Flash Mob Picnic | White Attire, Food, Drinks, Portland Cello Project

Dîner En Blanc is an elegant pop-up / flash mob picnic in white held at a secret location as a celebration of public space + dinner as art form. Local hosts, Dîner en Blanc Portland, have teamed up with the official Diner en Blanc International Inc. to bring the only culinary viral event to Portland on Saturday, August 31st, 2013 at 7:00pm.

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($850+): MusicFest NW, Larry the Cable Guy, ZZ Ward & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including 2013 MusicFest NW, ZZ Ward, Larry the Cable Guy, Richard Marx & M0re!

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John Heffron @ Helium Comedy Club | Winner of “Last Comic Standing”

John Heffron burst onto the comedic scene during the prime of his college heyday. Although he graduated in his home state of Michigan, Heffron’ s priorities became clear when he began to skip class to perform live stand up. His first gig was on the University of Michigan’ s campus at the Main Street Comedy Showcase.

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Porltand Swift Watch - the crowd gathers

2013 Portland & Oregon Labor Day Weekend Events: Concerts, Festivals, Parties, Food & Drink

The 2013 Labor Day Weekend takes place August 30-September 2nd. There are many great Portland and Oregon events all weekend including watching the Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School. As always, we have a large list of events and tips for you to enjoy in and outside the city of Portland.

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Watch Oregon Ducks Football in Portland

Watch 2013 College Football in Portland | Oregon Ducks, OSU Beavers, Specials

Watch Oregon Ducks & OSU Beavers Football In Portland this weekend at Blitz, East Burn, Thirsty Lion & Grand Central Bowl! Food & drink specials…

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Watch Oregon Ducks, NFL Football in Downtown Portland @ Thirsty Lion | Oregon Ducks, NFL, Live Music

The Thirsty Lion is your home for fall football! Catch all the Ducks & NFL action here and grab a bite from our breakfast menu; featuring items like our Bacon & Egg Ciabatta Sandwich or Spicy Sausage & Roasted Red Pepper Omelette!

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Win Tickets: Eldridge Gravy & The Court Supreme w/Radula @ Goodfoot | Funk Juggernaut

ELDRIDGE GRAVY & THE COURT SUPREME is a funk juggernaut. Backed by the hot, gritty orchestration of the 12 member Court Supreme, front man Eldridge Gravy easily works dance floors to a fever pitch with his full-bore performance and smooth rapport with the audience.

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Win Tickets ($60): 80s Video Dance Attack @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ VJ Kittyrox, MTV Hits, Video Projections, Dancing

80s Video Dance Attack is in the Crystal Ballroom Friday August 30th! Watch 80s music videos projected onto multiple giant screens while dancing on the Crystal Ballroom’s famous floating floor!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($550+): Southeast Sunday Parkways, POWFest, Rose City Rollers & More! | August 22-25, 2013

The weekend is here again and with highs in the 80s, be sure to get out there and enjoy the sunshine. There are plenty of exciting things to do such as Southeast Portland Sunday Parkways or Besaw’s 110th Anniversary Bash. This weekend is also your last chance ever to see Trek In The Park.

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($1,750+): MusicFest NW, Chris Isaak, The Zombies, Portland Film Festival & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including 2013 MusicFest NW, ZZ Ward, Chris Isaak, Portland Film Festival & M0re!

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Win Passes ($48): POWFest Summer Documentary Series @ McMenamins’ Mission Theater | Revisiting Film Favorites From The Past 6 Years, w/ Award Winning Director Ondi Timoner

We are giving away two pairs of day passes to POWFest Summer Documentary Series @ McMenamins’ Mission Theater on August 23-30. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Friday, August 23. FREE PORTLAND: We give out 100s of $$$ in free tickets every week including to [...]

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Watch Portland Timbers vs Seattle Sounders in Downtown Portland | Free, Buy A Bushmill And Get A Branded Timbers Pint Glass, Free Gear

From our sponsors: Timbers vs. Sounders August 25, 2013 7 p.m. | Free | 21+ More info: thirstylionpub.com Thirsty Lion 71 SW 2nd Ave Portland, OR 97204 (503) 222-2155 | More Info: www.thirstylionpub.com When I root I root for the timbers! This Sunday at Thirsty Lion join us and root for the Timbers as they take on our [...]

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Entertainment for People @ Disjecta | Discount Code, Comedy, Racous Readings, Music & Videos

Dan is a longstanding host and performer with The Moth in New York City. He is author of the books Loser Goes First: My Thirty Something Years of Dumb Luck and Minor Humiliation and Rock On: An Office Power Ballad, which The Times of London named a Book of The Year. Of his new novel, American Spirit, Publishers Weekly says, “(Starred review) The humor and struggle within contain a healing brand of cynicism.

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70s Night Fever @ Lola

Win Tickets ($60): 70s Night Fever @ Lola’s Room | Video & Movie Clips, w/ VJ Kittyrox

VJ Kittyrox Presents 70s Night Fever! On Saturday, August 24th, Lola’s Room will transform into a tribute to all things ’70s with video and movie clips on our giants screens!! Disco, funk & soul dancing all night long!

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Win Tickets ($270): The Zombies @ Aladdin Theater | 50+ Years of Music, English Rock

The Zombies are now in their 51st year and are cited as being one of the most influential UK pop/rock bands of all time. Aside from the Beatles and perhaps the Beach Boys, no mid-’60s rock group wrote melodies as gorgeous as those of the Zombies. Dominated by Colin Blunstone’s breathy vocals, choral backup harmonies, and Rod Argent’s shining jazz- and classical-influenced organ and piano, the band sounded utterly unique for their era.

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James Adomian @ Helium Comedy Club | Finalist on Last Comic Standing

James is a frequent guest on COMEDY BANG BANG and other wild podcasts, and was a finalist on the most recent season of LAST COMIC STANDING.

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Win Tickets ($76): Regeneration Tour 2013 @ Crystal Ballroom | Erasure’s Andy Bell, Howard Jones, Men Without Hats

North America’s premier ’80s tour returns once again in 2013!

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MANY Portland Saturday & Sunday Events: Soapbox Derby, Neon Glow Run, Hawthorne Street Fair & More

The weekend is in full swing and there are plenty of exciting things to do such as the Multnomah Days Festival and the Hawthorne Street Fair. Snap some memorable photos at the Reptile Expo or relive your childhood at Mortified Portland.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($550+): Soapbox Derby, Neon Glow Run, Hawthorne Street Fair & More! | August 15-18, 2013

The weekend is here again and there are plenty of exciting things to do such as Multnomah Days Festival or the Hawthorne Street Fair. Snap some memorable photos at the Reptile Expo or relive your childhood at Mortified Portland.

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2013 Hawthorne Street Fair in SE Portland | Longest Running Street Fair in PDX, Live Music, Kid Zone & More

Come visit Portland’s original “shop local” district and explore over a hundred businesses dedicated to community involvement and making the area a desirable place to live, work, and shop. The street fair happens every year in August, mark your calendars and plan to visit us that weekend.

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Win Tickets ($66): Portland Monthly’s Endless Summer BBQ @ Oaks Amusement Park | BBQ, Rides, Live Music, 6 Top Local Chefs

On August 24, the first annual Portland Monthly Endless Summer BBQ will bring together six top local chefs to fire up the coals for a great cause at the riverfront Oaks Park.

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($550+): Reptile Expo, Vine & Dine, Rose City Rollers, McMenamins Progressive Dinner & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Multnomah Village Vine & Dine, Reptile Expo, McMenamins Northwest Portland Progressive Dinner, Rose City Rollers & M0re!

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Win Tickets ($120): McMenamins Northwest Portland Progressive Dinner | Food, Drinks, Stories, Traveling Dinner Party

Gather with friends to kick off this traveling dinner party at the recently renovated McMenamins Rams Head on Northwest 23rd. After food, drinks and stories, the group heads to Blue Moon, then to the Mission Theater, Ringlers and the Crystal Ballroom before topping off at Zeus Café.

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Win Tickets: ROCKBOX: w/ DJs Matt Nelkin & DJ Kez @ Holocene | Hip-Hop and R&B with a dash of Dancehall, 80s, 90s, Disco, and House

Rockbox’s resident DJs KEZ (360 Vinyl, THE FIX) and Matt Nelkin (Liquid Beat, KPSU) bring a masterfully blended mix of fun, dance oriented Hip-Hop and R&B with a dash of Dancehall, 80s, 90s, Disco, and House thrown in for good measure.

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Memphis goes Hog Wild in Oregon @ Elk Cove Vineyards | Music, Wine Pairings, Bonfire w/ Smores & Banana Puddin’

We’ll start with Riesling, and oysters from EaT in Portland! Then on to pink wines! Joining Elk Cove will be our friends from Anne Amie, Adelsheim, Montinore, Ponzi and Willamette Valley Vineyards, paired with house-made sausages.

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Win Tickets: The Goodfoot All-Stars | Our Favorite Musicians Are Back, Funk, Soul, Jazz, Jams

THE GFAS are a collective of our favorite musicians who gather several times a year here for shows that are funky, loose and full of top flight playing.

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Timbers vs. Sounders @ Thirsty Lion | Free, Buy A Bushmill And Get A Branded Timbers Pint Glass, Free Gear

Catch the Timbers vs. Sounders match at Thirsty Lion on August 25th at 7pm at Thirsty Lion! Buy any type of Bushmills beverage and receive a branded Timbers & Bushmills pint glass that you get to keep!

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