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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.
Easter Events
Where to find the Easter bunny, Easter egg hunts, and more.
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 Weather - Portland Weather FAQ
Get a sense of the weather in Portland, Oregon—including average temperatures and rainfall.
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.”
Hawthorne District
See what makes the Hawthorne District one of Portland’s favorite neighborhoods, including how to get there, shopping, and best restaurants.
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.
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.
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.
Portland for Lesbians
A go-to guide for lesbian life in Portland, Oregon, including bars, coffee shops, bookstores, and groups and organizations.
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.
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.
Healthy Portland Restaurants
When you don’t feel like cooking but you’re watching what you eat, Portland has some tasty options.
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.
24-Hour Fitness
This gym is open at any time of day you like to workout.
Top 10 Rental Resources
Use these resources to find the apartment or house of your dreams.
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.
NE Portland Restaurants
With all the restaurants on Alberta, find out which ones are worth eating at.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Portland Public Transportation
Learn how Portland's public transportation system works. Get tips on riding TriMet buses, MAX trains, and the Portland Streetcar.
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.
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.
Portland Shoe Stores
Find out where to shop for men's and women's shoes in 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.
Discount Movie Tickets in Portland
Find out how to get discounted movie tickets and find listings for free movie events in Portland, OR.
Portland Chocolate Shops
Where to find the best chocolates in Portland, OR
Portland Thrift Stores
A Portland Shopping Guide: Best Thrift Stores
Top 10 Places to Search for Portland Jobs
If you're looking for employment in Portland, start here.
Portland Breweries
Want to see where Portland beer is made? Get a list of the Portland breweries worth visiting.
Portland Saturday Market
Portland Saturday Market is a weekly event that features crafts from local artisans, an international food court, and live entertainment.
SE Portland Restaurants
A culinary walking tour of SE Division Street.
Get Oriented in Portland
Learn how to find your way around Portland, Oregon.
BoltBus Service Connects Portland to Seattle...
BoltBus provides a low-stress and extremely affordable connection between Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver B.C.
Portland International Airport
Portland's airport is easy to fly in and out of. Find out what you need to know before you go.
Portlandia FAQ
Answers to frequently asked questions about Portlandia.
Kid-Friendly Portland Restaurants
Eating out with the kids should be fun. Where are the best places to take the kids to eat?
Top 6 Portland Gyms
We'll help you decide which health club is best for you.
The Pearl District
Discover the many reasons why locals and visitors alike flock to this hip hood.
Free Computer Classes at Portland Public...
Gain valuable computer skills at one of the libary's FREE classes.
Oregon Humane Society
A description of the services provided by the Oregon Humane Society
Portland Hikes
Discover ten places for Portland hikes. Explore our beautiful city.
Portland Music Festivals
An overview of annual music festivals in Portland, Oregon
Red Light Intersection Cameras in Portland
Find out which intersections in Portland, OR, have red light cameras.
Portland Voting FAQ
Frequently asked questions about voting in Portland, Oregon.
Portland Coupons and Discounts
Find out where to get discounts and coupons for Portland restaurants, entertainment, and shopping.
Portland Things to Do for Foodies
Find out how to explore the culinary side of Portland, Oregon
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.
Memorial Day Weekend – Portland
What to do in Portland, Oregon over Memorial Day weekend.
Organic Produce Delivery
Get fresh fruits and vegetables delivered to your house.
Top 10 Portland Blogs
Check out some of the best weblogs written by Portlanders.
Play Portland Table Tennis
Find a listing of bars with ping pong tables in Portland, Oregon
Where to Get Halloween Costumes
Where to shop and rent costumes for Halloween in Portland, Oregon.
2013 Easter Activities in Portland
Delve into our list of what's happening around Portland leading up to and over Easter weekend.
Multnomah County iTax FAQ
What you should know about the personal income tax.
Portland Coffee Houses
Coffee is everywhere in Portland. Learn about the best Portland cofeee spots to get buzzing.
A Weekend at Cannon Beach
Places to go and things to see in Cannon Beach, Oregon.
Get Free Tax Help in Portland
Find resources for free tax help in Portland.
Things to Do in Portland When it Rains
Ideas for rainy-day activities in Portland, 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'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 Bicycling Clubs
Find a group of Portland biking enthusiasts and ride into the sunset.
Where to Watch Fireworks in and Around Portland
Where will you be when the sky lights up with fireworks this July 4th?
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.
Events in Portland
What's happening in Portland this month
Outdoor Concert Venues in Portland
The best places to see outdoor shows in and around Portland, Oregon
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.
Laurelhurst/28th + Burnside
A profile of one of the Portland's quickly flourishing eastside neighborhoods.
SE Portland Breakfast on Belmont
Get a delicious breakfast on SE Belmont Street in Portland, Oregon.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Romantic Portland Bars
Get a drink in an intimate atmosphere at one of these romantic Portland bars.
Oregon Food Products
Where to go for Oregon-based food products.
Salt & Straw: Portland's Leading Ice Cream...
Salt & Straw's food-to-cone philosophy has created an ice cream explosion in Portland.
Mother's Day in Portland
What to do for Mom on Sunday, May 10.
Bar Review
A review of Blitz bar in Portland, OR
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.
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.
Half-Price Theater Tickets
No tickets? You could go to the theater tonight for half the regular price.
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.
Portland Day Spas
The Best Day Spas in Portland
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.
Portland Street Fairs
Find out about the neighborhood street fairs in Portland, Oregon.
NW Portland Restaurants - Nob Hill Neighborhood
Where to get a casual bite around Northwest 21st and 23rd Avenues
The Best Portland Sandwiches
Where to get the best Portland sandwiches
Riverplace Athletic Club
This downtown health club is one of Portland's premier places to get fit.
Portland Concerts at the Oregon Zoo
Get the 2011 schedule for summer concerts at the Oregon Zoo.
Portland's Hippest Neighborhood: The Pearl...
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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.
Irvington/NE Broadway
Get to know this historic NE Portland neighborhood.
Twist
Photo - Playful yet functional toasters discovered on a Portland shopping tour.
Ipnosi
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Ipnosi. Page 6.
Portland Haunted Houses
Find out about the scariest haunted houses and other spooky attractions in Portland, OR.
Portland Rose Garden
What you should know before you go to Portland's most loved garden.
Lush
Portland shopping tour - Lush beauty products. Page 10.
Michele's Chocolate Truffles
Visit the chocolate factory and retail store in Clackamas or order Michele's confections online.
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.
Top 4 Ideas for Buying Gifts Locally
Give locally this season. Discover the best places in Portland to shop for your friends and family.
Portland Mexican Restaurants
Which Portland Mexican restaurants are worth trying?
Three More Monkeys
Portland Shopping Tour - Three More Monkeys. Page 9.
OMSI - Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
Learn about Portland's science museum, OMSI.
Portland Earth Day Events
Find out where to celebrate Earth Day 2011 in Portland
Portland Classical Chinese Garden
Experience incredible beauty of Portland's Classical Chinese Garden.
Top 6 Portland Happy Hours
A guide to some of Portland's best happy hours.
Review: Ruby Jewel Ice Cream
Ruby Jewel uses gourmet, local ingredients to craft top-notch ice cream at affordable prices.
National Websites for Finding Portland Jobs
Use these national sites to browse thousands of Portland job listings.
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.
An Evening at Zoolights
Experience one of Portland's favorite holiday traditions, Zoolights.
Top 5 Reasons to Shop at Powell’s Books
Learn why the locals love to shop at Powell's books.
Portland Ice Skating Rinks
Find out where the Portland ice skating rinks are.
International and Cultural Festivals in...
Celebrate cultures from around the world without leaving Portland.
Ether
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Shoes at Ether. Page 5.
Portland's Dog Parks
Portland is quite dog-friendly for a city, with plenty of off-leash areas and fenced in dog parks. Here's a listing of the city's parks and the amenities they provide.
Regal Cinemas Portland
Find the Regal Cinemas theaters in Portland, Oregon.
Kitchen Kaboodle
Portland shopping tour - Kitchen Kaboodle. Page 4.
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.
Hello Portland
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Hello Portland. Page 7.
Portland Date Ideas
Get Portland date ideas here.
Passover 2013 in Portland
Passover, the Jewish festival commemorating Exodus when the Jews were freed from Egyptian slavery, falls from March 26th to April 2nd this year. There are several events throughout Portland this Passover, and we feature some of the best.
Portland Scores Top-10s in Running, Triathlon
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Portland Neighborhood – North Mississippi...
See what's happening on one of North Portland's most hoppin' streets.
Public Colleges and Universities in Oregon
Get a list of Oregon's public colleges and universities.
iPhone Apps for Portlanders
Use your iPhone to navigate the city, get local weather and news, or find a happy hour in Portland.
Top 6 Portland Food & Drink Blogs
Love to read about food? Tap into the best food and drink blogs in Portland.
Portland Distillery Roundup Part I: Distillery...
Portland has become a haven for all things food and drink -- and that now extends to craft distilleries and their diverse offerings.
Nob Hill Portland - Neighborhood Profile
Historic homes, tree-lined streets, and plenty of upscale shopping and dining await in Nob Hill, a Portland neighborhood.
NW Portland Happy Hour - Pearl District
Get deals on eat and drinks in Portland's swanky Pearl District.
Springtime Events in Portland
The annual Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival is just one of the ways Oregonians usher in the springtime.
Kiehl's
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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.
Portland Farmer's Market
A photo tour of the Portland Farmer's Market
ClubSport
This isn't just a gym, it's a complete sports complex.
Sellwood-Moreland
Find out where to go and what to do in the Sellwood-Moreland neighborhood in Portland, OR.
Portland Off-Leash Dog Parks
Where to take your dog for off-leash adventures in Portland, Oregon
Portland Bowling Alleys
Find a Portland bowling alley and hit the lanes!
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.

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