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Things to Do in Portland this Week

Here is a compilation of some fun things to do in Portland this week!

From WWEEK.COM:

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Added by Lorri E. on August 7, 2016 at 7:34am — No Comments

Happy New Year! 2015 Portland Events

Hey, Portlanders!  Happy new year!  It's 2015, and we're kicking off another great year with tons of ideas of fun things to do in Portland! I started the new year with a hike at Upper Macleay Park in Portland.

Here are some featured Portland events in January 2015.  View the Portland…

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Added by Lorri E. on January 4, 2015 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Article: 12 Portland Hikes Worth Getting Out of Bed For

A friend posted a link to this article, "12 Portland Hikes Worth Getting Out of Bed For" (Full article here: http://www.newscastic.com/news/12-portland-hiking-trails-worth-getting-out-of-bed-for-2472641/ )

At dawn, the view from the top of Council Crest makes the whole city look like a bed of sparkling jewels nestled in the most verdant valley of an enchanted…

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Added by Lorri E. on January 4, 2015 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Inspired by the movie Wild? Why not go on some hikes in 2015?

If you've been inspired  by the movie Wild, and would like to enjoy some Mt Hood and Columbia Gorge hikes, check out Friends of the Columbia Gorge: http://www.gorgefriends.org/section.php?id=6…

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Added by Lorri E. on January 4, 2015 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Article: Most Anticipated Portland Restaurant/Bar Openings Of 2015

We just got through the holiday season, but we still have quite a few dark wet days ahead of us.  It's always eating season in Portland, and great food and drink abounds.  But I am always excited to hear of new restaurants, bars, and even new food carts.  There are quite a few notable new places, as covered in this article from Willamette Week: Most Anticipated Portland Restaurant/Bar Openings Of 2015.…

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Added by Lorri E. on January 4, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Growing Gardens Chef in My Garden in Portland this Summer!

Hey, Portlanders!

Are you enjoying the amazing warm weather this week?  I have been busy gardening, BBQing, and generally just being outside in the sunshine.  I wanted to tell you about a great local charity event that is happening in and around Portland this summer.  Growing Gardens is a great local charity that helps Portlanders grow their own food.  One of their most popular fundraising events is the "Chef in My Garden" dinners hosted in local Portland gardens by several of…

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Added by Lorri E. on May 16, 2014 at 6:45am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, March 22, 2014

Happy SPRING break week, Portland!  This week in Portland we've got your Spring Break events rundown.

  • Portland Spring Break Events
  • PSU Farmers Market
  • Spring at Mt. Hood Meadows
  • Spring Break at Oaks Amusement Park
  • Spring Break at Portland Lan Su Chinese…
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Added by Lorri E. on March 22, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: March 15, 2014 - St. Patrick's Day Events & More

Happy (almost) spring and Happy St. Patrick's Day in Portland!  Our weekly Portland events blog has just been posted.

 

  • Portland Irish Festival
  • Portland St. Patrick's Day Events
  • Portland Spring - Return of the Pink Trees
  • Member Featured Portland Events
  • Portland Photo…
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Added by Lorri E. on March 15, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland March 8, 2014

Hey Portland!  I am en route back to Portland from Los Angeles today, where I spent the last couple of days visiting a friend.  Of course LA was great for the sunshine and warmer temps, but the contrast of LA to Portland also makes me happy to be returning home.  March is Portland Dining Month, for one thing, and I can't wait to eat at some of my favorite Portland restaurants.  

Come read our…

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Added by Lorri E. on March 8, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, February 1, 2014

Hello, Portlanders.   Happy Chinese New Year!  Our all-local Portland blog has just been posted, with several ideas of fun things to do in Portland this week.

  • Portland Chinese New Year at Lan Su Chinese Garden
  • Winterfolk
  • The Moth StorySlam
  • 9th Annual Portland Seafood and Wine…
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Added by Lorri E. on January 31, 2014 at 9:11pm — No Comments

Press Release: Growlers Hawthorne

One of our members forwarded this press release:

Dedicated growler fill station to open
on SE Hawthorne Boulevard
Growlers Hawthorne offers 40 taps of fresh craft beer to go,
plus ciders, mead, braggot and kombucha in bustling…
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Added by Lorri E. on January 29, 2014 at 5:40pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, January 25, 2014

Hello, Portlanders.  Our weekly Portland events blog has several ideas of things to do in Portland this week:

  • Portland Events: Portland Comic Con, Brewery Tours, 8th Annual Burns Supper, and More
  • Audubon Society Portland Events
  • Bird Watching in Portland
  • Historic Highway 30 in the Columbia…
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Added by Lorri E. on January 25, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, January 18, 2014

Hey, Portland!  Looking for ideas for things to do in Portland this week?  Come read our Portland events blog.

  • Martin Luther King Jr Day Events in Portland
  • Pacific Pie Co. 3rd Annual Pie Making Contest
  • Rose City Classic Dog Show
  • Fertile Ground Festival
  • The Big Woody Barrel…
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Added by Lorri E. on January 18, 2014 at 8:27am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, January 11, 2014

Hey, Portlanders!  Feeling a bit sloth-like and sluggish after the holidays?  Then join thousands of other Portlanders and begin training for a fun run.  This week's local Portland blog features:

  • Portland Worst Day of the Year Run - February

  • Portland Shamrock Run 2014 - March

  • Portland Bridge to Brews Run -…
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Added by Lorri E. on January 11, 2014 at 7:13am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, December 7, 2013

Hey, Portland!  Check our weekly Portland Events Blog, which has just been posted.  This week, we've got:

  • Portland Holiday Ale Fest
  • Portland Holiday Craft & Gift Fairs
  • Tons of Member Added Portland Events on the Portland Events Calendar
  • Festive Accoutrements...'tis the…
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Added by Lorri E. on December 7, 2013 at 7:35am — No Comments

Portland Blog - This Week in Portland, November 30, 2013

Hello, Portlanders.  Enjoy the last sunny weekend in November, and find lots of things to do in Portland on our weekly events blog:

  • Portland Holiday Shopping Neighborhoods
  • Non-Shopping things to do in Portland (hiking, storm watching, brew-pub a'visiting)
  • Featured Portland Events from the Calendar
  • Portland Photo of the Week
  • Best Deals in Portland -…
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Added by Lorri E. on November 30, 2013 at 9:53am — No Comments

Portland Blog, This Week in Portland November 23, 2013

Hello, Portlanders.  I hope you're enjoying this cold and sunny weather.  Our weekly Portland events blog has just been posted. 

This week in Portland, we've got:

  • Ski Lifts Open at Mount Hood Meadows and Timberline
  • Giving Thanks in Portland
  • Portland Photo of the Week
  • Portland Real Estate…
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Added by Lorri E. on November 23, 2013 at 7:52am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, November 16, 2013

Hello, Portlanders.  The weekly Portland blog has just been posted.  This week we've got:

Shop Local, Support Local

WWEEK's Annual Give Guide

Portland Events Calendar

Portland Photo of the Week

Best Deals in Portland

 

Read the blog at:…

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Added by Lorri E. on November 16, 2013 at 8:39am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, October 12, 2013

Hello, Portlanders.  Come check our weekly Portland events blog, for ideas of things to do in Portland this week.  We've got:

  • Portland Pumpkin Patches
  • Portland Corn Mazes on Sauvie Island
  • Reel Music Festival
  • Member Featured Portland Events
  • Portland Photo of the Week
  • Rob's Blog - What are your PDX favorites?
  • Portland Real Estate…
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Added by Lorri E. on October 12, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, October 5, 2013

Hello, Portlanders. This Week in Portland we're featuring Portland Theater events and more:

  • Anything Goes Musical
  • Superheroes at the Symphony
  • Sweet and Sad
  • The Mountaintop
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • The Big Meal
  • Prost's 4th Annual…
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Added by Lorri E. on October 5, 2013 at 8:42am — No Comments

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The Portland Ballet posted an event

Free Pre-Ballet Classes at The Portland Ballet

July 10, 2017 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm
The Portland Ballet offers a series of FREE PRE-Ballet classes. The commitment-free, four-class series introduces young dancers, ages 6-9, to the fundamentals of ballet and helps them decide if ballet is right for them. Classes are held once a week at The Portland Ballet’s studio, 6250 SW Capitol Highway. The Portland Ballet welcomes all new dancers.The final class acts as a placement assessment for TPB's Curriculum Ballet program. Students must attend the full series (all four classes) but are…See More
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Lea McWhorter posted an event
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Glazing a Bowl at Artistic Portland’s First Thursday Gallery Art Walk—July 6, 2017, 4-6 p.m. at Artistic Portland

July 6, 2017 from 4pm to 6pm
Long sunny days in Portland suggest Fun in The Sun at Artistic Portland’s First Thursday Art Gallery Art Walk on July 6, 2017, between 4-6 pm.Visitors from near and far are invited to meet the artists, view their latest creations and express their own creativity by painting a bowl for charity (2-6 pm). All supplies will be provided by the art co-op. After firing, the bowls will be available for $10 with all proceeds going to nonprofit Sisters of the Road Cafe in Old Town Portland.Pianist, John…See More
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Portland Center Stage posted events
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Mike S posted an event
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Festa Italiana Portland-26th at Pioneer Courthouse Square

August 24, 2017 to August 26, 2017
Festa Italiana Portland returns to Pioneer Courthouse Square, our Piazza.  Enjoy nonstop ITALIAN Food, Wine/Beer Garden, Vendors and this year molto Children's Activities.  A great way to enjoy a summer day in downtown Portland........Free!See Festa-italiana.org or our Facebook page.See More
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Jen Harrison posted an event
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13th Annual ANLD Designers Garden Tour at Private Residence

June 17, 2017 from 10am to 4pm
Self-Guided Tour of 7 professionally-designed private gardens on Portland’s West Side, featuring garden design by Marcia Peck, columnist for the Oregonian’s Home and Garden section. Tour proceeds benefit Scholarships for Landscape Design Students at PCC and CCC. Addresses and directions included with ticket. Photos and garden stories at https://anld.com/garden-tour/.See More
May 29
Heidi posted an event
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14th Annual Buddhist Festival in the Park at Creston Park

June 3, 2017 from 11am to 4:30pm
Practicing Peace, Embracing Community14th Annual Buddhist Festival in the ParkDharma Talk and Panel Discussion on the Theme WorkshopsActivities for ChildrenTabling by Buddhist CommunitiesBuddhist Peace Fellowship, Portland is proud to host the 14th Annual Buddhist Festival in the Park on Saturday, June 3, with the theme, Practicing Peace, Embracing Community.  Due to renovation of Colonel Summers Park, the festival will be at a new location this year, at Creston Park on Powell Blvd.Expressing…See More
May 25
Willamette Women Democrats posted an event
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Juvenile Justice in Oregon: Turning Lives Around at Lakewood Community Center (Lower Level)

June 8, 2017 from 4pm to 6pm
Falling into Oregon’s Juvenile Justice System can change the life course of a young person who has been adjudicated for violating the law. If a youth is adjudicated, the Juvenile Justice System focuses on providing a safe and stable environment while holding youth accountable for their behavior; it also encourages them to finish school, learn skills, and live a productive, crime-free life after completing their probation or commitment to the Oregon Youth Authority. This program presents a…See More
May 19
Lea McWhorter posted an event
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Artistic Portland’s First Thursday Gallery Art Walk - June 1, 2017, 4-6 p.m. at Artistic Portland

May 15, 2017 from 6pm to 7pm
Art co-operative Artistic Portland will welcome visitors to stop by for the First Thursday Art Gallery Art Walk on June 1, 2017, 4-6 pm.  Travelers from near and far are invited to meet the artists, view their latest creations and express their own creativity by painting a bowl for charity (2-6 pm).  All supplies will be provided by the art co-op.  After glazing and firing the bowls, they will be available for $10 with all proceeds to nonprofit Sisters of the Road Cafe in Old Town…See More
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