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9 Best Free Things to Do in Portland
Learn about places to visit without spending a cent in Portland.
Portland's 11 Best 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.
Portland Oregon's 10 Biggest 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.
5 Best Portland Shopping Streets
Instead of heading to the mall, why not hit up one of Portland's shopping streets? You'll support local businesses, find more interesting merchandise, and get to know a Portland neighborhood a little bit better.
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.
Where to Shop in Portland, Oregon
Explore the best Portland shopping malls and shopping centers.
Your Best Guide to Oregon Radio Stations
Get a listing of the Portland area's radio stations and formats.
A Month-by-Month Guide to Portland Weather
Get a sense of the weather in Portland, Oregon—including average temperatures and rainfall.
Portland Public Transportation
Learn how Portland's public transportation system works. Get tips on riding TriMet buses, MAX trains, and the Portland Streetcar.
Portland for Lesbians
A go-to guide for lesbian life in Portland, Oregon, including bars, coffee shops, bookstores, and groups and organizations.
Everything You Need to Know about Parking in...
Learn how to use public parking in Portland, Oregon.
Portland International Airport
Portland's airport is easy to fly in and out of. Find out what you need to know before you go.
Discover Portland's Best Employment Agencies
Find Portland jobs through one of Portland top Employment agencies.
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.
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.
Free Computer Classes at Portland Public...
Gain valuable computer skills at one of the libary's FREE classes.
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.
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.”
Best Independent Movie Theaters in Portland,...
While Regal Cinemas runs most of the first-run movie theaters in Portland, there are many wonderful independent movie theaters with great perks.
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.
Portland Thrift Stores
A Portland Shopping Guide: Best Thrift Stores
Hawthorne District - Southeast Portland's Hotspot
See what makes the Hawthorne District one of Portland’s favorite neighborhoods, including how to get there, shopping, and best restaurants.
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.
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.
Where to Find Portland's Best Live Music
Portland is known for its incredible music scene. Here are the top ten venues to see the big names and up-and-coming talent.
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.
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.
NE 30th & Killingsworth Block Party
The restaurants of NE 30th and Killingsworth give back to the community with a free block party to remember.
Movie Night at Pix Patisserie
Watch a flick and nibble on some delicious treats every week at Pix.
Lloyd Athletic Club
This neighborhood gym is a great place to get moving.
Ether
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Shoes at Ether. Page 5.
Portland Shoe Stores
Find out where to shop for men's and women's shoes in Portland, Oregon.
Portland Breweries
Want to see where Portland beer is made? Get a list of the Portland breweries worth visiting.
Get Oriented in Portland
Learn how to find your way around Portland, Oregon.
Portland Shopping Tour - NW 23rd Avenue
A shopping tour of Portland's best shopping street, NW 23rd Avenue.
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.
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.
NE Portland Restaurants
With all the restaurants on Alberta, find out which ones are worth eating at.
Top 10 Portland Blogs
Check out some of the best weblogs written by Portlanders.
Portland Oktoberfests
Where to celebrate Oktoberfest in Portland, OR
Kid-Friendly Portland Restaurants
Eating out with the kids should be fun. Where are the best places to take the kids to eat?
Portland Date Ideas
Get Portland date ideas here.
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.
International and Cultural Festivals in...
Celebrate cultures from around the world without leaving Portland.
The Pearl District
Discover the many reasons why locals and visitors alike flock to this hip hood.
Salt & Straw: Portland's Leading Ice Cream...
Salt & Straw's food-to-cone philosophy has created an ice cream explosion in Portland.
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 Hikes
Discover ten places for Portland hikes. Explore our beautiful city.
The Best Chocolate Shops in Portland
Where to find the best chocolates in Portland, OR
Ipnosi
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Ipnosi. Page 6.
Portland's Historic Amusement Park
Go Roller Skating or ride the rides at Oaks Amusement Park in Portland, Oregon
Portland Holiday Activities
Looking for family-friendly holiday activities in Portland? Enjoy these events with your friends, family, and visitors. Portland is a great place to find holiday activities to celebrate with your family this year.
Healthy Portland Restaurants
When you don’t feel like cooking but you’re watching what you eat, Portland has some tasty options.
Hello Portland
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Hello Portland. Page 7.
Three More Monkeys
Portland Shopping Tour - Three More Monkeys. Page 9.
Zelda's Shoe Bar
Portland shopping tour: photo of Zelda's Shoe Bar. Page 8.
Where to Get Halloween Costumes
Where to shop and rent costumes for Halloween in Portland, Oregon.
Portland Thanksgiving - Where to Eat
Make reservations for Thanksgiving dinner in Portland, whether you're hungry for a traditional turkey dinner or something out out of the ordinary.
Top 10 Places to Search for Portland Jobs
If you're looking for employment in Portland, start here.
A Weekend at Cannon Beach
Places to go and things to see in Cannon Beach, Oregon.
Portland Saturday Market
Portland Saturday Market is a weekly event that features crafts from local artisans, an international food court, and live entertainment.
Holiday Lights in Portland
Find the best professional lighting displays in Portland this holiday season. Portland hosts all kinds of places to see holiday lighting, so find one near you and bring the family.
Red Light Intersection Cameras in Portland
Find out which intersections in Portland, OR, have red light cameras.
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.
Discount Movie Tickets in Portland
Find out how to get discounted movie tickets and find listings for free movie events in Portland, OR.
Outdoor Concert Venues in Portland
The best places to see outdoor shows in and around Portland, Oregon
Romantic Portland Restaurants
Planning a special night out? Check out one of these ten romantic Portland restaurants. No special occasion needed!
Organic Produce Delivery
Get fresh fruits and vegetables delivered to your house.
Kitchen Kaboodle
Portland shopping tour - Kitchen Kaboodle. Page 4.
Best Indoor Things to Do with Kids in Portland
Where to take your kids in Portland, Oregon.
Portland Burger Week: Prodigious Patties for...
Many of Portland, Oregon's top restaurants serve up gourmet burgers, for one week only, for just five dollars. Event runs August 10th through 16th, 2015.
Down and Dirty: Cyclocross Races in and Around...
While most cyclists yearn for spring and summer, in Portland a good contingent prays for puddles and achieves peak fitness in the fall for cyclocross. The sport of cyclocross is growing rapidly across the country, but nowhere is it as popular as in Portland, where race participation often tops 1,500.
An Evening at Zoolights
Experience one of Portland's favorite holiday traditions, Zoolights.
Portland Neighborhood – North Mississippi...
See what's happening on one of North Portland's most hoppin' streets.
Downtown Portland Restaurants
Which downtown Portland restaurants are worth visiting?
Top 6 Portland Gyms
We'll help you decide which health club is best for you.
Portland Park - Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge
Check out this hidden gem of a park in SE Portland.
Lush
Portland shopping tour - Lush beauty products. Page 10.
Portland Street Fairs
Find out about the neighborhood street fairs in Portland, Oregon.
Frequently Asked Questions About Zipcar
Learn about Portland's car-sharing program, Zipcar.
The Best Portland Sandwiches
Where to get the best Portland sandwiches
Restoration Hardware
A photo of the distinctive lighting at Restoration Hardware. Page 3.
Pumpkin Patches around Portland
Find out where to go around Portland to pick your own pumpkins, find your way through a corn maze, and hop on a hayride.
Formerly Amphitheater at Clark County
See what shows are playing at the Clark County Amphitheater this season.
Portland Coupons and Discounts
Find out where to get discounts and coupons for Portland restaurants, entertainment, and shopping.
Outdoor Movies in Portland's Parks
Get the 2009 schedule for movies in Portland's neighborhood parks.
Oregon Food Products
Where to go for Oregon-based food products.
Olé Latte Brings Rural Charm to Downtown...
In the cart villages on SW Alder and PSU, Olé Latte offers charm, conversation and one-of-a-kind syrups to the coffee connoisseur.
SE Portland Restaurants
A culinary walking tour of SE Division Street.
Romantic Portland Bars
Get a drink in an intimate atmosphere at one of these romantic Portland bars.
Portland Halloween for Kids - Trick or Treating...
Where to Take the Kids to Celebrate Halloween - Portland
Resources for First-Time Home Buyers
The Portland real estate market is booming. Learn about resources available for first-time home buyers. Get in on Portland real estate.
Pottery Barn
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Pottery Barn. Page 2.
SE Portland Breakfast on Belmont
Get a delicious breakfast on SE Belmont Street in Portland, Oregon.
Best Pizza in Portland
Find out where to tet the best pizza in Portland
Play Portland Table Tennis
Find a listing of bars with ping pong tables in Portland, Oregon
Riverplace Athletic Club
This downtown health club is one of Portland's premier places to get fit.
Skiing, Sledding and Tubing Around Portland
Find out what you need to know before you head out to ski, sled, and tube at the Sno-Parks near Oregon’s Mount Hood.
Portland Concerts at the Oregon Zoo
Get the 2011 schedule for summer concerts at the Oregon Zoo.
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.
Twist
Photo - Playful yet functional toasters discovered on a Portland shopping tour.
Get Free Tax Help in Portland
Find resources for free tax help in Portland.
Portland Rose Garden
What you should know before you go to Portland's most loved garden.
Portland Things to Do for Foodies
Find out how to explore the culinary side of Portland, Oregon
Little Boxes 2013 Means Big Business to Local...
Little Boxes is a two-day Black Friday alternative shopping event that unites more than 200 small, independent Portland businesses in an effort to keep more of the city's money right here in the community.
Hoda's Middle Eastern Cuisine
A review of Hoda's Middle Eastern restaurant in Portland, Oregon.
Portland's International Rose Test Garden Puts...
Washington Park Portland International Rose Test Garden is the oldest public test garden in the United States, and helps give Portland its title of City of Roses.
NW Portland Happy Hour - Pearl District
Get deals on eat and drinks in Portland's swanky Pearl District.
Where to Shop for a Car in Portland
The best places to look for a car in the Portland area.
Portland Holiday Activities: Theater!
Portland holiday theater: the top shows to see in Portland this holiday season
Portland Bicycling Clubs
Find a group of Portland biking enthusiasts and ride into the sunset.
Downtown Portland Hotels
Best places to stay overnight in downtown Portland, Oregon.
Portland Haunted Houses
Find out about the scariest haunted houses and other spooky attractions in Portland, OR.
Kiehl's
Portland, OR. Page 11.
Bar & Restaurant Review: Pope House Bourbon...
The Pope House Bourbon Lounge offers Portland's best whiskey drinking experience in a unique, welcoming Victorian house.
Public Gardens in Portland
Find out which gardens to visit in Portland, OR
Portland Cocktail Bars
What's your favorite cocktail in the city? Here are some ideas for thirsty Portlanders.
Moonstruck Chocolate
This Portland-based company's chocolates are a favorite with the rich and famous.
Best Portland Vegetarian Restaurants
Where to go to get a great veggie meal in Portland.
Portland Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving:...
Northeast and Southeast Portland house some of the finest restaurants in the city -- and the country. Maybe you'd like to spend your time enjoying the Thanksgiving holiday and socializing with family and friends, rather than cooking and cleaning. Here are some of the best east-side options for holiday dining.
Portland Dining Month Makes the City's Top...
For the entire month of March, top restaurants throughout Portland offer a fixed price menu of just $29 for three courses.
Woodlawn Neighborhood Photo Tour: Walking,...
The Woodlawn neighborhood, in Portland, Oregon's inner Northeast section, is an up and coming area that offers everything from great morning coffee and baked goods to excellent microbrew beers. This photo essay points out some of the highlights; come take a stroll for yourself to see what Portland has to offer when you get off the well-trodden paths.
July 2013 Events Calendar
The Fourth of July ramps up the month with plenty of festivities, color bursts and booms, but there are plenty of other events all month long to make the summer of 2013 a memorable one. There's an amazing assortment of free events this summer with a dizzying array in July, including OPS Shakespeare Fest, Free Movies in the Park, Free Concerts in the Park, Sundown at Ecotrust, two beer festivals and several street fairs. Good luck with keeping up with it all -- but it's a great problem to have!
Beaverton 2013 Summer Farmers Market Kicks Off...
The Beaverton Farmers Market is the biggest all-agricultural market in Oregon. For 2013 the market will expand with a rotating cast of local wine makers, distillers and brewers, and will also add a dog sitting service so pooches can tag along as well.
Gorge Roubaix: Oregon's Spring Classic Bicycle...
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Portland's Sports Teams
See who they are, where they play, and how to get tickets.
Portland's Hippest Neighborhood: The Pearl...
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Top 4 Ideas for Buying Gifts Locally
Give locally this season. Discover the best places in Portland to shop for your friends and family.
Laurelhurst/28th + Burnside
A profile of one of the Portland's quickly flourishing eastside neighborhoods.
Behind the Scenes with Ruckus Test Team...
A behind the scenes look at the Ruckus Test Team as they prepare to take flight in the 2015 Red Bull Flugtag Portland.
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.
Behind the Scenes at Trailhead Coffee Roasters...
Coffee shops, roasters and just caffeine options in general pervade in Portland. Trailhead is a cool small batch roaster that opens its doors to the public for tastings from Tuesday through Friday. Come check it out, sample some brews, and learn about the process along the way.
Portland Classical Chinese Garden
Experience incredible beauty of Portland's Classical Chinese Garden.
2014 Major League Soccer All-Star Game Comes to...
Portland, Oregon hosts the 2014 MLS All-Star Game, where Major League Soccer's brightest stars will face off against the 2013 FIFA Club World Champions, Bayern Munich
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.
Mount Tabor Park
There are lots of reasons to visit this SE Portland park.
St Josef's Winery Brings Back Sunday Music on...
Great music shows in a beautiful setting will return to St Josef's Winery at the end of July 2013, and they will run every Sunday evening through September 8th. The local music performances range from a Jimmy-Buffet-themed show to folk, funky R&B to jazz.
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.
Gourmet Shopping on Hawthorne
Browse cookbooks, gourmet kitchenware, and ingredients for a delicious feast.
The Portland Red Bull Flugtag Takes Flight...
Forty teams will compete in quirky, human-powered flying contraptions in the 2015 Red Bull Flugtag on August 1st, 2015.
Top 5 Reasons to Shop at Powell’s Books
Learn why the locals love to shop at Powell's books.
Outdoor Movie Night in Portland - Flicks on the...
Free movies in Pioneer Courthouse Square.
Nosh Away at the 2015 Bite of Oregon Food,...
The 2015 Bite of Oregon features top regional chefs and locally-sourced ingredients for a three-day festival that celebrates food in Portland, Oregon.
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.
The Sixth Annual Zwickelmania: Find Out What's...
During Zwickelmania, over 100 breweries throughout Oregon -- and almost 40 in Portland -- host special events, tastings and opportunities to meet the brewers and look behind the scenes.
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.
Public Colleges and Universities in Oregon
Get a list of Oregon's public colleges and universities.
Portland Cracks Top Three in Healthiest Cities...
Thanks in large part to an abundance of urban parks, commuters walking, cycling or using public transportation, and a whole lot of farmers' markets, Portland slotted in as the third healthiest city according to the American Fitness Index.
National Websites for Finding Portland Jobs
Use these national sites to browse thousands of Portland job listings.

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