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Many Portland July 4th Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200): Fireworks, Blues Festival, Craft Beer Festival & More! | July 2-5, 2015

Hello Portland! Independence Day here here! We’ve got plenty of ways for you to celebrate America: Dinner by Fireworks, Waterfront Blues Fest, Sinful History tour & More! Save big at Columbia Gorge Premium Outlets weekend sale! Portland Craft Beer Festival is open all weekend! Don’t miss the fireworks and lumber games at Estacada Timber Festival! […]

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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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Portland in the News: How Much Weed Can I Have, Now?; Warmer Temps Mean More Naked Bike Riders; & Oregon’s Wonders | July 2, 2015

Marijuana is legal now! Make sure you understand exactly how much you can have. Another year has passed and the Naked Bike Ride has come and gone. Organizers estimate there were far more riders this year than last year’s 9,000. And the central section of the South Waterfront Greenway is open for public use. Stay […]

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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 ($90): The Maestro Show featuring Opera Star Tenor Dominique Moralez @ The Gerding Theater | w/ Portland Columbia Symphony, Youtube Star Livia Scott & Brazilian Jazz Guitarist Capital

July 12 @ The Gerding Theater – An extravagant variety show with music from Phantom of the Opera, Moulin Rouge, Queen, Rufus Wainright, Coldplay, and many more unforgettable musical treasures like “Time to Say Goodbye,” “Come What May,” and “New York, New York.”

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Win Tickets ($25): Flamingay Queer Dance Party @ Bossanova Ballroom | Portland July 4th Weekend, Stars & Stripes Themed, Featuring Chelsea Starr & II TRILL

July 3 @ Bossanova Ballroom – Portland’s newest Queer Dance Party every first Friday!

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Win Tickets ($25): Portland July 4th Weekend – First Friday Super Jam @ The Goodfoot | Portland’s Longest Running DJ Night w/ DJ Magneto & DJ Josie Styles

July 3 @ The Goodfoot – Join DJ Magneto and special guest DJ Josie Styles for an evening of DANCE. Funk, Soul, Disco & Hip Hop.

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Win Tickets: Fort Dalles Days & “Rough & Wild” NPRA Pro Rodeo | Family Friendly, Concerts, Dance, Parade, Summerfest & More!

July 10-19 in The Dalles – Fort Dalles Days encompasses family-friendly events, including historic building and museum open houses, concerts, music, dances, plays, Fort Dalles Family Fun Day, Fort Dalles Days 3/5/10K race, the Pulpit Rock camp revival and the “Rough and Wild” Fort Dalles Days NPRA Pro Rodeo.

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2015 Northwest String Summit Outdoor Music Festival @ Horning’s Hideout | String Band Competition, Yonder Mountain String Band, Elephant Revival, Fruition & More!

July 16-19 @ Horning’s Hideout – The 14th Annual Northwest String Summit (NWSS) returns to Horning’s Hideout (North Plains, OR) with the finest acoustic pickers and standout electric bands from July 16 – 19, 2015. Located just 20 miles outside of Portland, OR, Horning’s Hideout stands as one of the most scenic festival sites in the country; NWSS is the only music offering this year taking place at Horning’s Hideout. A family-friendly and locally-sourced festival, NWSS caps its capacity at 4,500 attendees to ensure an intimate experience for all festival- goers at an incredible ticket price.

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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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Rose City Round @ Kelly’s Olympian | FREE, Extended Happy Hour, Songwriter Residency Featuring Danny Delegato & Kyle Morris

July 1 @ Kelly’s Olympian – Rose City Round is a revolving songwriter podcast taping residency held at Kelly’s Olympian. This week’s featured artists are Danny Delegato (The Hugs) & Kyle Morris (of Whorehound).

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The Hill Dogs @ The Goodfoot | Folk Rock, + Rock w/ Foxy Lemon & Jackson Boone

July 2 @ The Goodfoot – The Hill Dogs are big-hearted, fire-breathing folk rockers. Rich, honest lyrics, soaked in beautiful harmonies are kept afloat by gritty grooves. The group hails from Oregon. Taylor Kingman (lead vox/lead guitar), Ricky Rohr (drums/vox), Lucas Benoit (rhythm guitar/vox), Kayla Stroik (viola/vox) & Rowan Cobb (bass guitar/vox) Two full-length albums have thus far been self-released; “Ghosts of Champoeg” in March 2013, followed up with “Hang In There” in January 2015.

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Portland 2015 July 4th Weekend Events & Giveaways: Celebrations, Where To Watch Fireworks, Parades, Pictures

America celebrates Independence Day this weekend! As always, we have a large list of Portland July 4th weekend events including parties, dinners, shows, etc. This year, July 4th falls on Saturday, so there will be parties all weekend!

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Portland 2015 July 4th Weekend – Ian Bagg @ Helium Comedy Club | Showtime Special “Getting to F*cking Know You,” Late Shows

July 2-4 @ Helium Comedy Club – Ian Bagg has one of the quickest wits in the business. He is rated #2 on CraveOnline’s “Comedians that you must see LIVE”! Ian has appeared on “Late Night with Conan O”Brien,” “The Late Late show with Craig Ferguson” and “Tonight Show with Jay Leno.” He has two half-hour specials on Comedy Central and on HBO, and just released his newest special, “”Getting to F**king Know You”” on Showtime.”

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Portland July 4th Weekend Live Music Nights @ Portland’s Streetcar Bistro & Taproom | Pearl District’s Premier Beer and Brown Bar, 30 Rotating Taps, Happy Hour, Food & More!

Streetcar Bistro & Taproom is the Portland Pearl District’s Premier Beer and Brown Bar. Featuring 30 rotating craft beer taps, a wide selection of top shelf scotch & whisky. Stop by for Happy Hour, live music & food! This week’s live music features Salvatore Manalo, Christopher Woitach w/ John Knowles, Sky Bound Blue & more!

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2015 Portland’s Funniest Person Contest Semi-Finals @ Helium Comedy Club | Original Material, Audience Vote

June 30-July 1 @ Helium Comedy Club – Join us for the Semi-finals round of the 5th Annual Portland’s Funniest competition, hosted at Helium Comedy Club. Only one person can be crowned Portland’s Funniest!

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2015 Farm to Plate Dinners @ Kruger’s Farm on Portland’s Sauvie Island | Sustainable & Fresh Ingredients, Family Style Dinners Under The Oak Tree

Fridays & Saturday @ Kruger’s Farm – Kruger’s Farm celebrates summer with a series of intimate farm to plate meals of fresh ingredients from the farm. Each day the farm chef, Rodney Conant, picks the freshest produce from this 150-acre working farm and prepares a delicious four-course meal. That evening the guests sit down under a 200-year-old oak tree to a delicious dinner that celebrates truly local Northwest cuisine.

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2015 Sounds & Tastes of the Farm Harvest Festival on Portland’s Bella Organic & Pumpkin Farm on Sauvie Island | Organic Produce, Live Music, Animals, Wine/Cider/Brew Tastings, Hay Rides

Saturdays July 4-August 22 @ Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch – Come visit Bella Organic on Sauvie Island for Live Music and Fun on the Farm!

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Portland 2015 July 4th Kick Off Party @ Shiekh Shoes | Free, DJ, Refreshments, Nice & Stylish Shoes!

July 2 @ Shiekh Shoes @ Lloyd Center – As shoppers prepare for a stylish fourth of July weekend, Shiekh will be welcoming store-goers with a live DJ and refreshments to celebrate the thriving sneaker culture in Portland!

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Many Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,300): World Naked Bike Ride, 90s Dance Cruise, B-52s & More! | June 25-28, 2015

The weekend is here and the HEAT is ON! Too hot for clothes?, How about hopping on the World Naked Bike Ride on Saturday? Stay cool on Portland Spirit’s Totally 90s Dance Cruise or Radical 80s Dance Cruise. Sip cooling Sangria at Hip Chicks Do Wine, The B-52s are at Oregon Zoo this weekend and today is Last Thursday!

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,300): MusicFestNW, Northwest String Summit, 90s Dance Cruise & More!

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

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WDS Academy – Fuel Your Passion @ Eliot Center | How to Turn Your Dreams into a World-Changing Business

July 9 @ Eliot Center – If you’re ready to build a community-driven business with a loyal fan base, you’ll need a step-by-step action plan to fuel your own passion. We’re here to share that action plan, along with the “behind the scenes” essentials of building an authentic online presence to stand out (even in a crowded marketplace).

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Eat Your Berries! – LifeWise Oregon Berry Festival Gala Dinner @ OMSI | 4-Course Gourmet Meal + Wine Pairing

July 18 @ OMSI – The Gala Berry Dinner is the premiere event of LifeWise Oregon Berry Festival! Prepared by James Beard award winning Chef James Dodge, author of American Baker. The dinner will be held Saturday night, July 18, 2015, on the courtyard overlooking the Willamette River at OMSI in SW Portland, Oregon.

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Win Tickets ($40): Weird Beer on the River @ Marina Park in Washougal | 25 Local & Regional Beer & Cider Brewers Create Unique Batches

July 10-11 @ Marina Park – Join us for this fun summer event where 25+ breweries will each make two “weird” beers specifically for the festival.

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WDS Academy – How to Become a Location Rebel @ Gerding Theater at the Armory | Learn How to Quit Your Job and Build a Business That Can Be Run From Anywhere

July 9 @ Gerding Theater at the Armory – The Location Rebel Academy was designed specifically for people who are looking to start a business that lets them leave their job and either travel or work from home – as quickly as possible. It skips the fluff and the typical “follow your passion” mantra for a practical, repeatable strategy to help you build income, confidence, and the foundation for a mobile business.

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Win Tickets ($150): An Evening with Legendary Jazz Great Dick Hyman and Friends @ Nordia House | Dinner, Drinks, w/ Clarinetist Ken Peplowski, Portland July 4th Weekend

July 6 @ Nordia House – Join us for a very special fundraiser benefit for Scandinavian Heritage Foundation and the Portland Chamber Orchestra with legendary jazz great Dick Hyman and friends. Joining Mr. Hyman is Clarinetist Ken Peplowski, and when you hear these two together, it will seem as though they are joined at the hip, musically speaking. Add three outstanding Portland locals, this will be a show not to be missed.

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2015 Portland July 4th Weekend Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past – Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery | Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

July 5 – In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that Portland, or “Strip City,” still has that vulgar and rugged reputation to this day.

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2015 Worldwide Waffles: Make Breakfast In Bed History! | Join 600 Others for Breakfast in Bed World Record Attempt in Downtown Portland

July 10 @ Pioneer Courthouse Square – This July, thousands of people will descend on Portland for the 5th annual World Domination Summit. With so many amazing folks coming to town, we wanted to find a way to bring our attendees together with Portlanders to accomplish something both meaningful and memorable.

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Time Warp on Portland Spirit’s Radical 80s Dance Cruise Saturdays! | Costumes, DJ MC, Group Discount

June 27 @ Portland Spirit – 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 East Coast 80’s DJ MC spinning nostalgic 80’s tunes to make you bust a move!

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Bunker Sessions Open Mic @ Kelly’s Olympian | Every Monday, Free, Hosted by Lee Aulson & Talon Bronson, All Skill Levels

Mondays @ Kelly’s Olympian – Come check out, Bunker Sessions Open Mic Night at Kelly’s Olympian on Monday evenings. 2 songs or 10 minutes, sign ups at 7:30 & starts at 8pm. All genres are welcome!

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,100): Northwest String Summit, Father’s Day Events, Unique Architecture Tour & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Soulful Giving, ARchitecture Tour, Northwest String Summit & more. FREE PORTLAND: We give out 100s of $$$ in free tickets every week including to many of the top music and art venues in Portland. Join our email list if you like free […]

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Win Tickets ($50): Project Pabst Presents Preservation Hall Jazz Band @ Revolution Hall | New Orleans Jazz w/ Son Little

July 17 @ Revolution Hall – The Preservation Hall Jazz Band derives its name from Preservation Hall, the venerable music venue located in the heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter, founded in 1961 by Allan and Sandra Jaffe. The band has traveled worldwide spreading their mission to nurture and perpetuate the art form of New Orleans Jazz.

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Ultimate 2015 Portland Summer Events Calendar: Festivals, Concerts, Movies, Street Fairs & More

The first day of summer arrives this Saturday, June 20th! During the next three months, Portland has one of the greatest summers in the United States, not that we’re biased or anything. From large festivals and street fairs to free concerts and movies in the parks, there are countless ways to enjoy these idyllic summer days (and nights)! Below is a HUGE list of events taking place this summer in Portland as well as the Northwest region that will keep you entertained all summer long!

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