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Festivals & Events Near Portland, OR – Summer of 2018

Festivals & Events Near Portland, OR – Summer of 2018

Every summer in Portland there are numerous festivals celebrating all things Portland, from street fairs, music festivals, beer and food. It can be hard to decide which events to attend since there are so many, but below we have listed all of the various festivals that can be found in the Portland area to helpRead more about Festivals & Events Near Portland, OR – Summer of 2018[…]

2017 Northwest VW and Audi Auto Shows and Events

2017 Northwest VW and Audi Auto Shows and Events

For all of the upcoming Volkswagen and Audi related car shows and events in the Northwest, including Oregon and Washington, see our list below:

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All Portland Area Free (or Really Cheap) Outdoor Movies of Summer 2016

All Portland Area Free (or Really Cheap) Outdoor Movies of Summer 2016

For a nice, relaxing environment to watch movies outdoors in the cool evening after a warm day, check out this comprehensive list of free (or really cheap) outdoor movies. Most movies are in parks, but also be sure to check out some “dive-in” movies in some local pools.

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Portland Area Farmers’ Markets Guide, 2016

Portland Area Farmers’ Markets Guide, 2016

 

Farmer’s markets, found all over the Portland area, carry a wide variety of locally grown produce, baked goods, meats and seafood, gourmet cheeses, honeys, jams, juices, flowers, plants and more. Most farmer’s markets book local musicians for entertainment and usually host a few food carts and other community booths. Farmer’s markets generally start in the spring time and run through fall, although a few continue to run into winter and all year round. The offerings are seasonal, so you can expect to find strawberries in the summer, peppers in the fall and limited fresh items in the winter. For a list of seasonal fruits and vegetables in Oregon, here is a good resource at aglink.com.

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