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Everything is Relative

Win Tickets ($24): Portland Storyteller’s Guild Presents Everything is Relative @ Hipbone Studio | Stories to Comfort & Sustain Through the Darkness of Winter

December 3 @ Hipbone Studio – Avery Hill, Janet Liu, Rebecca Hom, and Frans van der Horst share stories embracing what is it to be family. We choose to remember the hugs, tears, shouts, and laughter, and their brilliance can comfort and sustain us through the darkness of Winter.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250): Home & Garden Show, Haunted Houses, All Jane Comedy, Vancouver Brewfest, Fresh Hops & More! | October 6-9, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend has returned and there’s lot going on – from Backfence PDX to Snap Judgement! So many delicious beers to try from Fresh Hops to Handmade Bike & Beer Festival. Trump & Clinton butt heads again on Sunday & Haunted Houses are Open!

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Russian Roulette BackFence PDX

Win Tickets ($36): Back Fence PDX: Russian Roulette @ Disjecta | Live storytelling. No lies. No notes. No time.

October 8 @ Disjecta – Russian Roulette begins with a full wheel of juicy story prompts. One of the 8 storytellers will be randomly drawn. They spin the wheel to decide the prompt for their story. They can play or pass. If they pass another teller can steal their prompt. Then the risky part…each storyteller […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250): Fresh Hops Beer Festival, The Wedge Cheese Fest, Haunted House, Pumpkin Farm & More! | September 29-October 2, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back Fresh Hops are here! Check out Fresh Hops Beer Festival and this is your last weekend to see The Graduate. Come Inside: Sex & Culture Theatre Festival hast started and the Portland Artisan Market is open today and Friday. Halloween events are being added every day!

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MANY Portland Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Polo Noir, Rose City Comic Con, Black Music Festival, Theater, Storytelling & More! | September 8-11, 2016

The weekend is back and Polo Noir is here! T.J. Miller is in town and Back Fence PDX returns to the mainstage. Portland Black Music Fest is Sunday and Oregon Zoo Concerts wrap up with Joe Walsh & Jake Bugg! Meet celebs and more at Rose City Comic Con! and new Halloween events are being […]

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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($950+): Wine Tours, Mortified, Vaux’s Swifts Watch, Lobster Bake & More! | Sept. 1-5, 2016

Hello Portland! Labor Day Weekend is here and we have lots of ideas to wrap up your summer! Mortified Portland is back in all its awkward glory, and Portland Short Bus is hosting urban wine tours. The Vaux’s Swifts are back at Chapman School. Level Up @ Portland’s QuarterWorld Arcade and start planing ahead, Halloween […]

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Portland Storytellers’ Guild 2016 STORYTHON! @ Hipbone Studio | 14 Tellers w/ 5 Minutes Each, Portland Labor Day Weekend

September 3 @ Hipbone Studio – The Portland Storytellers’ Guild opens it’s 2016/2017 season with our September Storython. This night will feature 14 different storytellers with each given only 5 minutes to capture your imagination, intrigue you, or perhaps beguile you, with a well told story. You will be amazed at how a well crafted […]

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Mortified Portland

Portland Labor Day Weekend 2016 Mortified Portland @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Promo / Discount Code, Adults Share Their Most Mortifying Childhood Artifacts Including Diaries, Letters & More!

September 1-2 @ Alberta Rose Theater – It’s Back To School Time – Bring Your Pencil, Notebook, And Teenage Angst! A Cast Of Portlanders Are Ready To Share Their Shame On-Stage In The Live Show Featured In The Documentary Mortified Nation, And In The Mortified Podcast.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500): Portland Rose Festival City Fair, Cannabis Celebrations, Scrapbooking, Adult Prom, Patios & More! | June 2-5, 2016

The weekend is back! Flirt w/ disaster at Back Fence PDX Mainstage. Cannabis edibles are legal today: See The Daily Leaf Guide + Celebrate at Pure Green’s Kick Off Party! The Creating Keepsakes Scrapbook Convention is this weekend and you can redo it at First Annual Adult Prom. + It’s Patio Season!

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Back Fence Main Stage

Win Tickets ($40): Back Fence PDX Mainstage – Flirting with Disaster @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Live storytelling. No lies. No notes. No memorization.

June 4 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – Unbelievable! Weʼre celebrating our EIGHTH ANNIVERSARY of sharing fantastic true stories with Portland and beyond, with five people telling stories based on the theme FLIRTING WITH DISASTER. Think stories about unleashing the inner Icarus, tempting fate and throwing caution to the wind, all the while knowing it’s in […]

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Back Fence Main Stage

Back Fence PDX Mainstage – Flirting with Disaster @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Live storytelling. No lies. No notes. No memorization.

June 4 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – Unbelievable! Weʼre celebrating our EIGHTH ANNIVERSARY of sharing fantastic true stories with Portland and beyond, with five people telling stories based on the theme FLIRTING WITH DISASTER. Think stories about unleashing the inner Icarus, tempting fate and throwing caution to the wind, all the while knowing it’s in […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000): Prince Tributes, Urban Wine Tours, Rose City Rollers, Mortified Live & More! | May 19-22, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and summer is just around the corner! The Rose City Rollers are hosting their Hometown Throwdown this weekend, and Mortified Live returns to PDX. The Lumbersexual All Male Revue opens this weekend, 80s Video Dance Attack Prince Tribute Night is Friday and chefs compete for you at SCRUMptious tonight! […]

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Mortified Portland

Win Tickets ($40): Mortified Live @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Promo / Coupon Code, Adults Share their Most Mortifying Childhood Artifacts Including Diaries, Letters & More!

May 21 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – Hailed a “cultural phenomenon” by Newsweek and celebrated by This American Life, Entertainment Weekly, Time, Wired, The AV Club, The Today Show (twice), and beyond, Mortified celebrates stories revealed through the strange and extraordinary things we created as kids.

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Risk! @ Revolution Hall

Risk! @ Revolution Hall | Live Show & Podcast, True Storytelling, “jaw-dropping, Hilarious & Just Plain Touching”

April 30 @ Revolution Hall – RISK! is a live show and podcast where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share. Founded in 2009 by Kevin Allison of MTV’s legendary sketch comedy show, The State, RISK! has been downloaded tens of millions of times and has featured incredible true stories from […]

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Risk! @ Revolution Hall

Win Tickets ($40): Risk! @ Revolution Hall | Live Show & Podcast, True Storytelling, “jaw-dropping, Hilarious & Just Plain Touching”

April 30 @ Revolution Hall – RISK! is a live show and podcast where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share. Founded in 2009 by Kevin Allison of MTV’s legendary sketch comedy show, The State, RISK! has been downloaded tens of millions of times and has featured incredible true stories from […]

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Portland Storytellers Guild April

Portland Storytellers Guild Presents Crossing Boundaries @ Hipbone Studio | Growing Up, Tracking Wolves, A-Risk Youth, + Winner of NW Tall Tale Challenge

April 9 @ Hipbone Studio – Anne Rutherford, Pearl Steinberg, Rachel Pecore-Valdez and Gideon Formukwai bring you stories about growing up, growing pains, and growing into our full selves. Tracking OR7 (Oregon’s lone wolf), reaching at-risk youth in Reno, finding fashion in the Big Apple — this evening of tales is as varied as the […]

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Urban Tellers April 2016

Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater presents Urban Tellers @ Alberta Abbey | Presented In Partnership w/ PlayWrite, Inc., True, Unscripted Stories

April 9 @ Alberta Abbey – Portland Story Theater is partnering with PlayWrite, Inc. to create an Urban Tellers® show that will give voice to real, true stories from a new perspective. Drawn from PlayWrite’s new Youth Leadership Team, a group of program graduates and one PlayWrite coach have been invited to share their personal […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): St Patrick’s Pub Crawl, Dirty Leprechaun Fun Run, Tour of Remodeled Homes, Winter Blues Fest, Storytelling & More! | March 10-13, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and we have lots to do this weekend! St Patrick’s Day is next week, but a lot of events are happening this weekend such as Dirty Leprechaun Fun Run and Leprechaun Lap Pub Crawl. Check out many storytelling events such as Back Fence PDX, Luck of the Irish Storytelling […]

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Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater presents Luck of the Irish @ Alberta Abbey | Featuring Traditional Sean-nos Singing & Dancing, Portland 2016 St. Patrick’s Day Storytelling

March 12 @ Alberta Abbey – Get into the St. Paddy’s spirit with Luck of the Irish, an exuberant celebration of music, stories, and entertainment steeped in the joyful energy of the Emerald Isle. Luck of the Irish features lively stories, rowdy songs, a dash of cheeky Irish humor, and fabulous raffle prizes.

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