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Easter Events
Where to find the Easter bunny, Easter egg hunts, and more.
Where to Shop in Portland, Oregon
Explore the best Portland shopping malls and shopping centers.
Portland's Top 11 Bike Shops
Portland couldn't be the best bike city in the country without a full host of excellent bike shops. Here are our 11 favorites, covering everything from commuters to kids' bikes to ultra-fancy race steeds.
Portland Shopping Streets
Stroll, shop and people-watch along the best Portland shopping streets.
Top Ten Portland Celebrities
Celebrities love Portland, and some were even born here. Here's our top-ten list of famous musicians, actors, and authors with Portland connections.
Top Ten Portland Attractions
What you need to know about Portland's most popular gardens, museums, and other attractions.
Portland Employment Agencies
Find Portland jobs through one of Portland top Employment agencies.
Top 9 Free Things to Do in Portland, Oregon
Learn about places to visit without spending a cent in Portland.
Portland Radio
Get a listing of the Portland area's radio stations and formats.
Portland Parking Guide
Learn how to use public parking in Portland, Oregon.
Top 10 Ways to Meet People in Portland
Expand your circle of friends or find someone special to date. These clubs, social groups, and dating events are sure to help you meet people in Portland.
Touring Portlandia: Locations Featured in the...
Check out some of the more prominent locations featured in seasons one and two of IFC’s satirical hit show “Portlandia.”
Portland Weather - Portland Weather FAQ
Get a sense of the weather in Portland, Oregon—including average temperatures and rainfall.
Hawthorne District
See what makes the Hawthorne District one of Portland’s favorite neighborhoods, including how to get there, shopping, and best restaurants.
Enjoy Tax-Free Shopping in Oregon
Not only are there great stores in Portland, but the shopping is tax-free! Here are the rules that apply to Oregon residents and visitors.
Portland for Lesbians
A go-to guide for lesbian life in Portland, Oregon, including bars, coffee shops, bookstores, and groups and organizations.
Portland Breakfast
Ten breakfast spots in Portland, Oregon that are worth the wait, including Mother's Bistro, Zell's and the Tin Shed Garden Cafe.
Portland Comedy Shows
Spend an evening at a comedy club in Portland, Oregon, and laugh your way all the way home. Here are the best Portland comedy shows and attractions.
The Best Tea Houses in Portland, Oregon
Portland may be famous for its coffee, but great tea venues abound. Check out the top tea-sipping destinations in Portland, Oregon.
24-Hour Fitness
This gym is open at any time of day you like to workout.
Romantic Portland Restaurants
Planning a special night out? Check out one of these ten romantic Portland restaurants. No special occasion needed!
Portland Shopping Tour - NW 23rd Avenue
A shopping tour of Portland's best shopping street, NW 23rd Avenue.
Healthy Portland Restaurants
When you don’t feel like cooking but you’re watching what you eat, Portland has some tasty options.
Where to see Portland Concerts
Portland is known for its incredible music scene. Here are the top ten venues to see the big names and up-and-coming talent.
Private Colleges and Universities in Oregon
Oregon’s private universities offer a wide range of courses and degrees. Use this list of links to learn about your options from over 25 opportunities.
Alberta Arts District
Get familiar with one of Portland’s liveliest neighborhoods to live, work, shop, and play. Find out how to get there, nearby schools, and where to eat.
Top 7 Portland Movie Theaters
While Regal Cinemas runs most of the first-run movie theaters in Portland, there are many wonderful independent movie theaters with great perks.
Portland Farmers Markets - Schedule for...
Portland’s Farmers’ Markets have freshest produce in the Northwest. Find the market closest to you, from downtown to the suburbs.
North Portland Restaurants - Where to Eat on N....
North Portland restaurants are popping up quickly. Find out where to fill your belly along North Mississippi Avenue, a street that's making a name for itself in the Portland restaurant scene.
Performances at the Historic Old Church -...
The Historic Old Church hosts music ranging from Classical to folk, world music to rock, as well as plays and other events in Portland's West End neighborhood. Be sure to check out the free Sack Lunch shows.
Top 10 Rental Resources
Use these resources to find the apartment or house of your dreams.
NE Portland Restaurants
With all the restaurants on Alberta, find out which ones are worth eating at.
Portland Shoe Stores
Find out where to shop for men's and women's shoes in Portland, Oregon.
Portland Public Transportation
Learn how Portland's public transportation system works. Get tips on riding TriMet buses, MAX trains, and the Portland Streetcar.
BoltBus Service Connects Portland to Seattle...
BoltBus provides a low-stress and extremely affordable connection between Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver B.C.
Get Oriented in Portland
Learn how to find your way around Portland, Oregon.
Cycling the Historic Columbia River Highway:...
The Historic Columbia River Highway offers spectacular views and little traffic -- making it a favorite route for cyclists. Now a new segment of bike path makes it possible to ride all the way to Cascade Locks, Oregon, without needing to navigate Interstate 84.
Portland Chocolate Shops
Where to find the best chocolates in Portland, OR
Portland Thrift Stores
A Portland Shopping Guide: Best Thrift Stores
Top 6 Portland Gyms
We'll help you decide which health club is best for you.
Portland Breweries
Want to see where Portland beer is made? Get a list of the Portland breweries worth visiting.
Top 10 Places to Search for Portland Jobs
If you're looking for employment in Portland, start here.
SE Portland Restaurants
A culinary walking tour of SE Division Street.
Portlandia FAQ
Answers to frequently asked questions about Portlandia.
Best Disc Golf Courses and Resources in and...
Disc golf courses abound all around Portland, Oregon and the Northwest. It's a low-cost, low-key and super-fun way to spend your day in a park with friends.
Portland Saturday Market
Portland Saturday Market is a weekly event that features crafts from local artisans, an international food court, and live entertainment.
Portland Running & Walking
Running and walking are very popular ways to stay fit in Portland. Joining a local running group is a great way to get involved.
Portland Coupons and Discounts
Find out where to get discounts and coupons for Portland restaurants, entertainment, and shopping.
Portland International Airport
Portland's airport is easy to fly in and out of. Find out what you need to know before you go.
Portland Things to Do for Foodies
Find out how to explore the culinary side of Portland, Oregon
Oregon Humane Society
A description of the services provided by the Oregon Humane Society
Memorial Day Weekend – Portland
What to do in Portland, Oregon over Memorial Day weekend.
Portland Earth Day Events
Find out where to celebrate Earth Day 2011 in Portland
Things to Do in Portland When it Rains
Ideas for rainy-day activities in Portland, Oregon
Red Light Intersection Cameras in Portland
Find out which intersections in Portland, OR, have red light cameras.
Discount Movie Tickets in Portland
Find out how to get discounted movie tickets and find listings for free movie events in Portland, OR.
Portland's Cycling Businesses and Brands
Portland has a well-deserved reputation as the bicycle capital of America. Here's a roundup of some of the most prominent bike businesses in and around the city.
Portland Coffee Houses
Coffee is everywhere in Portland. Learn about the best Portland cofeee spots to get buzzing.
Free Computer Classes at Portland Public...
Gain valuable computer skills at one of the libary's FREE classes.
Portland Voting FAQ
Frequently asked questions about voting in Portland, Oregon.
Kid-Friendly Portland Restaurants
Eating out with the kids should be fun. Where are the best places to take the kids to eat?
Where to Get Halloween Costumes
Where to shop and rent costumes for Halloween in Portland, Oregon.
The Pearl District
Discover the many reasons why locals and visitors alike flock to this hip hood.
2013 Easter Activities in Portland
Delve into our list of what's happening around Portland leading up to and over Easter weekend.
Portland Hikes
Discover ten places for Portland hikes. Explore our beautiful city.
Where to Watch Fireworks in and Around Portland
Where will you be when the sky lights up with fireworks this July 4th?
Pepper Box food cart brings amazing, inexpensiv...
Pepper Box brings a taste of New Mexico to Portland -- complete with fantastic red and green chile, and breakfast tacos that rival those served in their home state.
A Weekend at Cannon Beach
Places to go and things to see in Cannon Beach, Oregon.
Smash Putt, The "Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse...
Smash Putt brings together miniature golf, robotic obstacles, an art installation, an irreverent, for-adults presentation and cocktails.
Portland Bicycling Clubs
Find a group of Portland biking enthusiasts and ride into the sunset.
Outdoor Concert Venues in Portland
The best places to see outdoor shows in and around Portland, Oregon
Portland Rose Garden
What you should know before you go to Portland's most loved garden.
Salt & Straw: Portland's Leading Ice Cream...
Salt & Straw's food-to-cone philosophy has created an ice cream explosion in Portland.
Play Portland Table Tennis
Find a listing of bars with ping pong tables in Portland, Oregon
Bar Review
A review of Blitz bar in Portland, OR
U-Pick: Berry, Fruit and Veggie Picking in and...
U-Pick farms and farm stores abound in the Portland Metro area. We picked some favorites for a family-friendly, fruit-filled day.
Organic Produce Delivery
Get fresh fruits and vegetables delivered to your house.
Portland's Best Brew Pubs: Eastside
Portland isn't called Beervana for nothing. The Pacific Northwest is very much at the heart of the microbrew craze that picked up momentum and continues to pick up steam right through the current day, and Portland now claims in the neighborhood of 50 brew pubs in the city alone. We've featured some of our favorites here, and have split the listings into Eastside (below) and Westside.
Venice, the Golden Age of Art and Music, Hits...
Venice: the Golden Age of Art and Music comes to Portland from February 15th through May 11th, 2014, to celebrate the heyday of that storied city's creativity.
Laurelhurst/28th + Burnside
A profile of one of the Portland's quickly flourishing eastside neighborhoods.
Oregon Food Products
Where to go for Oregon-based food products.
2013 Portland World Naked Bike Ride in Photos
Close to 10,000 cyclists took to the streets for the annual Portland World Naked Bike Ride to advocate for cyclists' rights, speak out against reliance on oil and usher in the new Cyclepedia exhibit to the Portland Art Museum.
Portland Music Festivals
An overview of annual music festivals in Portland, Oregon
Romantic Portland Bars
Get a drink in an intimate atmosphere at one of these romantic Portland bars.
Top 10 Portland Blogs
Check out some of the best weblogs written by Portlanders.
Riverplace Athletic Club
This downtown health club is one of Portland's premier places to get fit.
Portland Haunted Houses
Find out about the scariest haunted houses and other spooky attractions in Portland, OR.
Portland Concerts at the Oregon Zoo
Get the 2011 schedule for summer concerts at the Oregon Zoo.
Events in Portland
What's happening in Portland this month
We All Scream for Portland's Ice Cream!
Portland has gone from a dearth of good ice cream options to having a plethora of some really exciting, delicious options. Join the ice cream revolution, spoon (or cone) in hand.
Multnomah County iTax FAQ
What you should know about the personal income tax.
Vegetarian Night at Beast: Feast without the...
Vegetarian night at Beast: a once-a-month occurrence when non-meat-eaters can experience one of the most well-known Portland foodie experiences.
Twist
Photo - Playful yet functional toasters discovered on a Portland shopping tour.
SE Portland Breakfast on Belmont
Get a delicious breakfast on SE Belmont Street in Portland, Oregon.
Portland Street Fairs
Find out about the neighborhood street fairs in Portland, Oregon.
Half-Price Theater Tickets
No tickets? You could go to the theater tonight for half the regular price.
Three More Monkeys
Portland Shopping Tour - Three More Monkeys. Page 9.
Ipnosi
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Ipnosi. Page 6.
Mother's Day in Portland
What to do for Mom on Sunday, May 10.
Portland Classical Chinese Garden
Experience incredible beauty of Portland's Classical Chinese Garden.
Ether
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Shoes at Ether. Page 5.
Kitchen Kaboodle
Portland shopping tour - Kitchen Kaboodle. Page 4.
Cyclepedia Iconic Bicycle Design & World Naked...
Cyclepedia hits the Portland Art Museum from June 8th through September 8th. Forty bicycles will showcase this amazing form of transportation's many purposes as well as its evolution, and a plethora of cycling-themed events from lectures and discussions to the huge World Naked Bike Ride and Bicycle Big Top and Rat Trap Circus will add to the festivities throughout the duration of the show.
Top 6 Portland Happy Hours
A guide to some of Portland's best happy hours.
Portland Mexican Restaurants
Which Portland Mexican restaurants are worth trying?
Portland's Best Brew Pubs: Westside
Face it, beer fans are super spoiled here in Portland. In fact, we had to split up our list of best brewpubs into an Eastside group and a Westside contingent (read about those below). We'll also be featuring in-depth reviews of as many of these brewpubs as we can.
Review: Ruby Jewel Ice Cream
Ruby Jewel uses gourmet, local ingredients to craft top-notch ice cream at affordable prices.
Michele's Chocolate Truffles
Visit the chocolate factory and retail store in Clackamas or order Michele's confections online.
ClubSport
This isn't just a gym, it's a complete sports complex.
2013 Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival
Spring is in the air for the 2013 Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival located just outside of Woodburn, Oregon. The annual festival kicks off for the 27th time on March 29th and stretches through May 5, 2013. The family-friendly festival attracts over 145,000 people, making it Oregon's largest spring gathering.
Winter and Summer Whale Watching Weeks in Oregon
Head to the Oregon coast during the spring or winter Whale Watching Weeks to witness the gray whale migration.
Get Free Tax Help in Portland
Find resources for free tax help in Portland.
Lush
Portland shopping tour - Lush beauty products. Page 10.
Top 4 Ideas for Buying Gifts Locally
Give locally this season. Discover the best places in Portland to shop for your friends and family.
Restaurant Review: The Bye and Bye
The Bye and Bye offers inexpensive vegetarian fare, a wide variety of cocktails and beers, and a laid back, welcoming atmosphere in its Alberta Arts District location.
Restoration Hardware
A photo of the distinctive lighting at Restoration Hardware. Page 3.
Portland Date Ideas
Get Portland date ideas here.
TOAST 2014 - The Fourth Annual International...
TOAST brings together the top micro-distilleries in Oregon and from throughout the world in downtown Portland for a spirits festival.
Summer Concerts at McMenamins Edgefield
Find out who's playing at Edgefield this summer.
International and Cultural Festivals in...
Celebrate cultures from around the world without leaving Portland.
Portland Scores Top-10s in Running, Triathlon
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Let Your Dog Run Free
Visit the off-leash area at Mount Tabor park.
Pottery Barn
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Pottery Barn. Page 2.
Carpool in Portland
Drive less, ride more, save money! Find others to carpool with today.
NW Portland Restaurants - Nob Hill Neighborhood
Where to get a casual bite around Northwest 21st and 23rd Avenues
Regal Cinemas Portland
Find the Regal Cinemas theaters in Portland, Oregon.
Portland Japanese Gardens
Explore one of the most authentic Japanese gardens outside Japan.
Portland Day Spas
The Best Day Spas in Portland
Nike Protest and Lance Armstrong's Local Fallout
After protests hit the Nike headquarters, the company reverses its stance and drops lance Armstrong as a sponsored athlete.
Car2Go: A New Way to Car Share
Car2Go is making an impact in Portland since launching in March 2012. The service sets itself apart by offering one-way rentals and allowing drivers to terminate their rental and leave the Smart Cars anywhere in central Portland.
Pedal or drive the Historic Coumbia River...
The Historic Columbia River Highway is a quick and easy escape from Portland, and it offers spectacular views all along its route. Whether by car, motorcycle or bicycle, this popular excursion offers unparalleled views of the Columbia River Gorge, as well as up close looks at stunning waterfalls and hikes galore -- from challenging to mellow.
The Best Portland Sandwiches
Where to get the best Portland sandwiches
iPhone Apps for Portlanders
Use your iPhone to navigate the city, get local weather and news, or find a happy hour in Portland.
Moonstruck Chocolate
This Portland-based company's chocolates are a favorite with the rich and famous.
Gourmet Shopping on Hawthorne
Browse cookbooks, gourmet kitchenware, and ingredients for a delicious feast.
Portland Hotels
Which downtown Portland hotels are worth staying in?
Nob Hill Portland - Neighborhood Profile
Historic homes, tree-lined streets, and plenty of upscale shopping and dining await in Nob Hill, a Portland neighborhood.
An Evening at Zoolights
Experience one of Portland's favorite holiday traditions, Zoolights.
Zelda's Shoe Bar
Portland shopping tour: photo of Zelda's Shoe Bar. Page 8.
Kiehl's
Portland, OR. Page 11.
Top 5 Reasons to Shop at Powell’s Books
Learn why the locals love to shop at Powell's books.
Alberta Arts District in Photos, Part 1: Art,...
The Alberta Arts District, located in Portland's inner Northeast section, is one of the city's prime destinations. The neighborhood has a bit of grit and funk to go with its great galleries, restaurants and shops, and NE Alberta Street features about 25 blocks of great walking explorations and people watching.
National Websites for Finding Portland Jobs
Use these national sites to browse thousands of Portland job listings.
Portland Ice Skating Rinks
Find out where the Portland ice skating rinks are.
Portland's Hippest Neighborhood: The Pearl...
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Mayor Hales Launches Portland's Ugly Sweater...
Portland brings unique flavor to Pioneer Courthouse Square with live yarn bombings of a dozen statues and ugly sweater events.
Portland Libraries
Did you know the library offered free movie and audiobook downloads or that they'll deliver books to you if you're homebound? Find out more about these fabulous library perks.
Portland Farmer's Market
A photo tour of the Portland Farmer's Market
Portland Thai Restaurants
With so many choices for Thai food, we'll help you decide which Portland Thai restaurants are worth trying.
BrewCycle's Pedal-Powered Portland Pub Tours
BrewCycle, Portland brew pubs, Portland beer, microbrewery, bicycle tour

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