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MANY 2017 Portland St. Patrick’s Day Events: Parties, Festivals, Music, Food & Drink Specials & More!

St Patrick’s Day is on Friday, meaning many parties and events all weekend. As always, we have a large list of Portland St Patrick’s Day events including parties, dinners, shows, etc.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Valentine’s Day Events, Dinner, Gifts, Reservations, International Film Fest, My Muddy Valentine & More! | February 9-12, 2017

Hello Portland! Valentine’s Day is next week but a lot of events are happening this weekend, including My Muddy Valentine, Storytelling, Pinot + Chocolate Pairings, 80’s Valentine’s Prom, BeerQuest Walking Tours’ Haunted Valentine’s Day Pub Tour & More!

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Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery: A Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past,

A 2017 Valentine’s/Oregon’s Birthday Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery

February 12 in Downtown Portland – 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 […]

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2017 New Year’s Day Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

January 1 in Downtown Portland – As a nexus for labor and shipping in the Pacific Northwest, Portland often had the repute of a rugged, rough and tumble town, more than willing to allow the miners, loggers, and fishermen an opportunity to part with their hard earned cash in whatever debaucherous manner they chose.

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MANY Portland Halloween Weekend Events & Giveaways ($750): Parties, Events, Costume Contests, Haunted Houses, Tattoo Expo, Thriller & More! | October 27-31, 2016

Hello Portland! Halloween is finally here and we’ve got dozens of parties to choose from all over town! The World Wide Thriller dance is Saturday. Get inked at the Tattoo Expo, or walk into Portland’s Sinful Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery tour. Last chance to see The Drowning Girls + Huge Haunted Houses […]

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Get Real Chills on Halloween Weekend w/ Portland’s Sinful & Spooky Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

October 30 – As a nexus for labor and shipping in the Pacific Northwest, Portland often had the repute of a rugged, rough and tumble town, more than willing to allow the miners, loggers, and fishermen an opportunity to part with their hard earned cash in whatever debaucherous manner they chose.

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On Halloween Weekend, Walk into Portland’s Sinful & Spooky Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

On Halloween Weekend, join Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin as we visit locations of famous saloons, bars and bordellos, card rooms and gambling dens, some of which are still in operation today!The tour will meet at Floyd’s Coffee at 118 SW Couch St. Feel free to arrive early and have a coffee! The tour will “end” outside […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): Mount Angel Oktoberfest, Polish Festival, Evergreen Fest, Feast Portland, RV & Van Show & More! | September 15-18, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back Oktoberfest time is here! Mount Angel Oktoberfest opes today. Stuff your belly w/ deliciousness at Portland Polish Festival and Feast Portland! Drink Tank Washington Wines or Feast Portland! Drink Tank: Wine vs Beer! Celebrate music & cannabis at Evergreen Fest and weather should be perfect for this weekend’s Shanghaiers, […]

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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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Cancelled: Walk into Portland’s Sinful Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

September 17 – As a nexus for labor and shipping in the Pacific Northwest, Portland often had the repute of a rugged, rough and tumble town, more than willing to allow the miners, loggers, and fishermen an opportunity to part with their hard earned cash in whatever debaucherous manner they chose.

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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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($750+): Organic Beer Festival, Project Pabst, Hawthorne Street Fair & More! | August 25-28, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and summer’s still holding on! Drink up at Tequila Fest and Organic Beer Festival. Project Pabst returns to the waterfront! Find lots of lovely ware and food at Jade District Night Market, Ellington Pop-up Shop & Urban Air Market!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,350+): Soulful Giving Blanket Concert, Fremont Fest, First Thursday, Air Show & More! | August 4-7, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and it’s a great weekend for outdoor summer music! Soulful Giving Blanket Concert is on Saturday! FREE Flamenco Fridays start this week at Bar Vivant, Ziggy Marley & Pink Martini headline Oregon Zoo. Drag Queen Brunch returns to Barrel Room and Oregon International Air Show is in Hillsboro.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): 4th of July, Fireworks, Oregon Zoo Concerts, Waterfront Blues Fest & More

4th of July weekend is finally here! The county’s largest fireworks show is happening at the Estacada Timber Festival, the Portland Pickles have not one, but two nights of fireworks, and Barry Rothbart is bringing the laugh explosions to Helium Comedy Club + MANY other amazing events!

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BIG List of Portland July 4th, 2016 Events: Fireworks, Parades, Festivals, BBQ, Concerts, Parties, & More

July 4th weekend is nearly here and as always, we have a large list of Portland July 4th weekend events including parties, dinners, shows, etc. In 2016, July 4th falls on Monday, so there will be parties all weekend!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): World Naked Bike Ride, Tequila Festival, Music Festivals, Tour de Hives, Cat Circus & More! | June 23-26, 2016

The weekend is back an summer is finally here! The Cat Circus is in town and The World Naked Bike Ride is Saturday. Check out ROI Friday (Last Friday) in SE Portland, see urban beekeeping at its best on Tour de Hives, and Reefer Madness opens at Funhouse.

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MANY Portland Father’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400+): Pride Festival & Parade, Oregon Garden Brewfest, Cider Summit, Gaylabration & More! | June 16-19, 2016

The weekend is back and Portland is celebrating Pride and Father’s Day this weekend! + Cider Summit & Oregon Garden Brewfest! Walk Dad into Portland’s Sinful Past or run with him on the Grateful Dad Half.

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MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850): Wine Tasting, Portland Rose Festival City Fair Fireworks, Sales, Brunch & More! | May 26-30, 2016

Happy Memorial Day weekend! Savor the weekend w/ Wine Tastings & Tours, Fireworks, Brunch, City Fair, Patios & More! Toast w/ ghosts on BeerQuest Haunted Pub Tour, and rock out with Talking Heads Tribute Life During Wartime. And Save 10% off Bikes, Skate, Wake & more at evo Portland’s Memorial Day Sale!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900): Soul’d Out Music Festival, Gatsby Party, 80s Video Dance Attack, Bridge to Brews, Plant Sales, Storytelling, Wine & More! | April 7-10, 2016

Hello Portland & SUNSHINE! Sprummer is here and we have lots of ways to help you enjoy your weekend! 80s Video Dance Attack celebrates 11 years with a multi level party at Crystal Ballroom! Rose City Rollers have back to back action and The Talbott Brothers are in town! Go back in time with the […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850): Ciderfest, Auto Swap Meet, Wine Tasting & Tours, Comedy, Music & More! | March 31-April 3, 2016

Hello Portland & SUNSHINE! We’ve got plenty of ways for you to treat your ears this weekend w/ Sounds of Brazil and YES, PLEASE! Or laugh with Craig Robinson , Joking Bad Comedy Contest and 7 on 7 Comedy Night! And there’s more options to sample cider w/ Portland Cider Company Clackamas Tap Room Grand […]

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