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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.
Restoration Hardware
A photo of the distinctive lighting at Restoration Hardware. Page 3.
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.
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.
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.
Where to Shop in Portland, Oregon
Explore the best Portland shopping malls and shopping centers.
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.
An Evening at Zoolights
Experience one of Portland's favorite holiday traditions, Zoolights.
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.
A Month-by-Month Guide to Portland Weather
Get a sense of the weather in Portland, Oregon—including average temperatures and rainfall.
Your Best Guide to Oregon Radio Stations
Get a listing of the Portland area's radio stations and formats.
Kitchen Kaboodle
Portland shopping tour - Kitchen Kaboodle. Page 4.
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.
Portland Volunteer Opportunities
Where to donate your time during the holiday season in Portland, Oregon.
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 Ten Portland Attractions
What you need to know about Portland's most popular gardens, museums, and other attractions.
Discover Portland's Best Employment Agencies
Find Portland jobs through one of Portland top Employment agencies.
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.
Romantic Portland Bars
Get a drink in an intimate atmosphere at one of these romantic Portland bars.
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 Holiday Activities: Theater!
Portland holiday theater: the top shows to see in Portland this holiday season
Movie Night at Pix Patisserie
Watch a flick and nibble on some delicious treats every week at Pix.
Ether
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Shoes at Ether. Page 5.
Portland Coupons and Discounts
Find out where to get discounts and coupons for Portland restaurants, entertainment, and shopping.
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.
Formerly Amphitheater at Clark County
See what shows are playing at the Clark County Amphitheater this season.
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.”
Everything You Need to Know about Parking in...
Learn how to use public parking in Portland, Oregon.
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.
Ipnosi
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Ipnosi. Page 6.
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.
Play Portland Table Tennis
Find a listing of bars with ping pong tables in Portland, Oregon
Portland for Lesbians
A go-to guide for lesbian life in Portland, Oregon, including bars, coffee shops, bookstores, and groups and organizations.
Portland International Airport
Portland's airport is easy to fly in and out of. Find out what you need to know before you go.
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's Historic Amusement Park
Go Roller Skating or ride the rides at Oaks Amusement Park in Portland, Oregon
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.
Hawthorne District
See what makes the Hawthorne District one of Portland’s favorite neighborhoods, including how to get there, shopping, and best restaurants.
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.
Portland Shopping Tour - NW 23rd Avenue
A shopping tour of Portland's best shopping street, NW 23rd Avenue.
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.
Northwest and Southwest Portland's Best...
Portland abounds with excellent restaurants. Don't feel like cooking for yourself? Here are some of the best options in Northwest and Southwest Portland, Oregon.
Portland Thrift Stores
A Portland Shopping Guide: Best Thrift Stores
Portland Shoe Stores
Find out where to shop for men's and women's shoes in Portland, Oregon.
BoltBus Service Connects Portland to Seattle...
BoltBus provides a low-stress and extremely affordable connection between Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver B.C.
Hello Portland
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Hello Portland. Page 7.
Portland Ice Skating Rinks
Find out where the Portland ice skating rinks are.
Discount Movie Tickets in Portland
Find out how to get discounted movie tickets and find listings for free movie events in Portland, OR.
Free Computer Classes at Portland Public...
Gain valuable computer skills at one of the libary's FREE classes.
Bar & Restaurant Review: Pope House Bourbon...
The Pope House Bourbon Lounge offers Portland's best whiskey drinking experience in a unique, welcoming Victorian house.
Oregon Humane Society
A description of the services provided by the Oregon Humane Society
June 7th is Goonies Day in Astoria, Oregon to...
June 7th is Goonies Day in Astoria, Oregon to celebrate the cult classic ’80s film The Goonies.
Pottery Barn
Portland Shopping Tour - Photo of Pottery Barn. Page 2.
Top 10 Places to Search for Portland Jobs
If you're looking for employment in Portland, start here.
Romantic Portland Restaurants
Planning a special night out? Check out one of these ten romantic Portland restaurants. No special occasion needed!
The Best Chocolate Shops in Portland
Where to find the best chocolates in Portland, OR
Portland Public Transportation
Learn how Portland's public transportation system works. Get tips on riding TriMet buses, MAX trains, and the Portland Streetcar.
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.
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.
Organic Produce Delivery
Get fresh fruits and vegetables delivered to your house.
The Pearl District
Discover the many reasons why locals and visitors alike flock to this hip hood.
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.
Oregon Food Products
Where to go for Oregon-based food products.
Portland Coffee Houses
Coffee is everywhere in Portland. Learn about the best Portland cofeee spots to get buzzing.
Portland Voting FAQ
Frequently asked questions about voting in Portland, Oregon.
Red Light Intersection Cameras in Portland
Find out which intersections in Portland, OR, have red light cameras.
Get Oriented in Portland
Learn how to find your way around Portland, Oregon.
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.
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.
Zelda's Shoe Bar
Portland shopping tour: photo of Zelda's Shoe Bar. Page 8.
Top 10 Rental Resources
Use these resources to find the apartment or house of your dreams.
The 4T Trail: Discover Portland by Trail, Tram,...
The 4T Trail offers a fun, active, inexpensive way to see Portland from the trail, above on the tram, on foot through the city's heart, and aboard trolleys and trains.
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.
Portland Things to Do for Foodies
Find out how to explore the culinary side of Portland, Oregon
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.
Kid-Friendly Portland Restaurants
Eating out with the kids should be fun. Where are the best places to take the kids to eat?
Top 4 Ideas for Buying Gifts Locally
Give locally this season. Discover the best places in Portland to shop for your friends and family.
Three More Monkeys
Portland Shopping Tour - Three More Monkeys. Page 9.
Top 6 Portland Gyms
We'll help you decide which health club is best for you.
Saucebox
A review of Saucebox restaurant and bar in downtown Portland, OR.
Lush
Portland shopping tour - Lush beauty products. Page 10.
Regal Cinemas Portland
Find the Regal Cinemas theaters in Portland, Oregon.
SE Portland Restaurants
Grab some top-notch deli food at this gourmet grocery. Page 2.
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.
NE Portland Restaurants
With all the restaurants on Alberta, find out which ones are worth eating at.
Lloyd Athletic Club
This neighborhood gym is a great place to get moving.
(Kentucky) Derby Days, Pope House Bourbon...
The Kentucky Derby is right around the corner, or May 3rd, 2014. The Pope House Bourbon Lounge brings out plenty of Kentucky's most famous spirit -- bourbon, of
Healthy Portland Restaurants
When you don’t feel like cooking but you’re watching what you eat, Portland has some tasty options.
Macy's Thanksgiving Parade
Portland Macy's Thanksgiving Parade
International and Cultural Festivals in...
Celebrate cultures from around the world without leaving Portland.
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.
Holiday Ale Festival
Get the details about this year's Holiday Ale Festival.
Twist
Photo - Playful yet functional toasters discovered on a Portland shopping tour.
Portland Breweries
Want to see where Portland beer is made? Get a list of the Portland breweries worth visiting.
Christmas Ships Sail in Portland throughout...
The annual Christmas Ships events illuminate the Willamette and Columbia Rivers with a parade of independently owned and operated, festively lighted vessels.
Portland's Hippest Neighborhood: The Pearl...
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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.
Get Free Tax Help in Portland
Find resources for free tax help in Portland.
Hoda's Middle Eastern Cuisine
A review of Hoda's Middle Eastern restaurant in Portland, Oregon.
Things to Do in Portland When it Rains
Ideas for rainy-day activities in Portland, Oregon
Multnomah County iTax FAQ
What you should know about the personal income tax.
Outdoor Concert Venues in Portland
The best places to see outdoor shows in and around Portland, Oregon
Frequently Asked Questions About Zipcar
Learn about Portland's car-sharing program, Zipcar.
Portland Date Ideas
Get Portland date ideas here.
Public Colleges and Universities in Oregon
Get a list of Oregon's public colleges and universities.
Where to Get Halloween Costumes
Where to shop and rent costumes for Halloween in Portland, Oregon.
Downtown Portland Hotels
Best places to stay overnight in downtown Portland, Oregon.
Top 5 Film Festivals
Get your cinematic thrills at one of Portland's film festivals.
Moonstruck Chocolate
This Portland-based company's chocolates are a favorite with the rich and famous.
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.
Salt & Straw: Portland's Leading Ice Cream...
Salt & Straw's food-to-cone philosophy has created an ice cream explosion in Portland.
SE Portland Breakfast on Belmont
Get a delicious breakfast on SE Belmont Street in Portland, Oregon.
Easter Events
Where to find the Easter bunny, Easter egg hunts, and more.
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.
TOAST 2014: Top Micro-Distillers Descend on PDX
TOAST returns for its fourth edition in 2014, bringing together the top micro-distilleries in Oregon -- and from throughout the world -- in downtown
Laurelhurst/28th + Burnside
A profile of one of the Portland's quickly flourishing eastside neighborhoods.
Irvington/NE Broadway
Get to know this historic NE Portland neighborhood.
Top 5 Reasons to Shop at Powell’s Books
Learn why the locals love to shop at Powell's books.
Top 6 Portland Food & Drink Blogs
Love to read about food? Tap into the best food and drink blogs in Portland.
Shop the Neighborhoods
Find unique items at shopping events in Portland's neighborhoods.
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.
Pioneer Courthouse Square
Get the scoop on Pioneer Courthouse Square in downtown Portland, Oregon.
Best Portland Vegetarian Restaurants
Where to go to get a great veggie meal in Portland.
Artisanal Coffee in Downtown Portland
Downtown Portland offers variety of independent coffee roasters, such as Barista Coffee, Case Study, Courier Coffee and Heart Roasters. Check out roundup of
Portland Rose Garden
What you should know before you go to Portland's most loved garden.
Barhopping Santas: SantaCon Celebrates...
Bring a little naughty along with the nice and join in on one of the SantaCon barhopping flash mobs that celebrate the holidays in their own style.
Sellwood-Moreland
Find out where to go and what to do in the Sellwood-Moreland neighborhood in Portland, OR.
Portland Bicycling Clubs
Find a group of Portland biking enthusiasts and ride into the sunset.
24-Hour Fitness
This gym is open at any time of day you like to workout.
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.
House Spirits Distillery Review
House Spirits Distillery has been at the forefront of Portland's craft distilling scene since 2005. With spirits ranging from gin to aquavit to whiskey to raki, visitors are sure to find something to please their palates.
Portland's Southeast Wine Collective unites...
Portland's Southeast Wine Collective allows winemakers to pool their resources to craft small batches of excellent wines. Visitors to the wine bar are the true beneficiaries.
The Best Portland Sandwiches
Where to get the best Portland sandwiches
Nob Hill Portland - Neighborhood Profile
Historic homes, tree-lined streets, and plenty of upscale shopping and dining await in Nob Hill, a Portland neighborhood.
2013 Portland World Naked Bike Ride in Photos
The temporary street enclosure meant that riders could briefly take the whole road. Page 8.
Portland New Year's Eve
Don't want to sit home on the last night of the year? You don't have to!
Top 10 Portland Blogs
Check out some of the best weblogs written by Portlanders.
Eastside Distillery Review
Eastside Distilling, a member of Distillery Row PDX, is among Portland's leaders in the city's micro-distillery movement. Increasingly more bars and restaurants are carrying local micro-distillery's offerings -- and based on the quality and prices, with good reason.
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 Bowling Alleys
Find a Portland bowling alley and hit the lanes!
LA Fitness
LA Fitness is giving 24-hour fitness a run for its money.
Portland New Year's Eve: Ring in 2013!
What to do in Portland, Oregon for New Year's Eve -- ring in 2013!
The Festival of Lights and Christmas Choral...
The Grotto illuminates 500,000 lights for the aptly named Festival of Lights and hosts the largest Christmas Choral Festival in the world, from November 29th through December 30th.
Bike Industries and Brands in Portland
Portland has a well-deserved reputation as the bicycle capital of America. Check out our recent roundup of some of the most prominent bike businesses in and
Portland International Film Festival
Get details on the Portland International Film Festival in Portland, OR.
Kiehl's
Portland, OR. Page 11.
Restaurant Review: Oregon Public House Pours...
The Oregon Public House in Northeast Portland's Woodlawn neighborhood pours pints -- and serves food -- for charity. Net proceeds go to one of 8 to 10 rotating charities the pub is working with at any time, and customers get to pick which one to support with each purchase. It's a cool new model, and the quality beer, great vibe and pub grub doesn't hurt the initiative, either.
Santaland Opens!
Portland Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Page 7.
Portland's Top Thanksgiving Destinations and...
Portland's a great town year-round, and there are special events every Thanksgiving to make us extra thankful. Check out the best places to eat, shop, wine taste and get some exercise over the Thanksgiving weekend in Portland, Oregon.
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