Grimm Tidings

Looks like it's a Nick vs Renard throwdown when NBC's Portland-based fantasy drama returns March 8.

01/17/2013 By John Chandler


And One For My Dog

Bend entrepreneur invents Dawg Grog, a perfect pour for the parched pooch.

01/17/2013 By John Chandler


Gotham A-Go-Go

Fans of the original Batman TV series are going to a go-go on Saturday night.

01/11/2013 By John Chandler


Laughing All The Way

January comedy happenings in Portland will try to buoy our spirits.

01/10/2013 By John Chandler


Ticket Alert: John Wesley Harding's Cabinet of Wonders

An all-star fundraiser for Children's Cancer Association with k.d. lang, Colin Meloy, Carrie Brownstein, Ben Gibbard, Peter Buck, and more!

01/09/2013 By John Chandler


Harvester Brewing

A local brewery crafts seriously delicious beers for the wheat averse

12/19/2012 By John Chandler


Jackson's Lite 'n Tasty

Burgers, fries, and shakes that won't weigh heavy on your stomach—or your conscience.

12/18/2012 By John Chandler


Symphony Gets Two Grammy Nominations

The orchestra receives nods in the categories of Best Orchestral Performance and Best Engineered Album, Classical.

12/06/2012 By John Chandler


Portlandia Visits Springfield

Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein guest star in Sunday's "The Simpsons" as cool parents from Portland. Also appearing: The Decemberists.

12/05/2012 By John Chandler


Sneak Peek: Blue Star Donuts

High-end donuts should have foodies fighting for a place in line.

12/03/2012 By John Chandler


Cheers To Winter Beers!

This month's shopping list

11/20/2012 By John Chandler

Concert Preview

Six Questions With Wooden Indian Burial Ground

The Portland quartet gets major love from the New York Times and NPR—and from us! The band plays a record release show on Friday at Doug Fir.

10/29/2012 By John Chandler

Portland Cocktail Week

Dale DeGroff Sings Cocktails' Greatest Hits

Revered bartender and author will sing and spin stories during Portland Cocktail Week.

10/15/2012 By John Chandler

Charity Events

Bidding for Beers

The brewing community chips in for charity.

10/02/2012 By John Chandler

Beer Bulletin

The Fresh-Hop Phenomenon

Experience the vibrant taste of a beer right off the vine!

09/24/2012 By John Chandler and Meaghan Morawski


Concert Preview: The Satin Chaps

Portland octet has no trouble finding a dirty groove.

09/20/2012 By John Chandler

Ticket Giveaway

Win Tickets to Animal Collective

Critically acclaimed psych combo Animal Collective plays Crystal Ballroom September 20

09/13/2012 By John Chandler


A Splash of Autumn

September is loaded with opportunities to drink, dance, and learn.

09/12/2012 By John Chandler With Meaghan Morawski


Best Beers

Portland Monthly, through dedicated, exhaustive, unrelenting research, has selected and refined a list of Oregon's best brews. Maybe you agree, maybe you disagree. Either way, we love beer, and we love you. This one's for you, Portland!

08/20/2012 With Brian Barker By John Chandler


Taste of Beervana

Portland Monthly's selection of can’t-miss beer hot spots and why we like 'em. From Saraveza in North Portland to the Horse Brass Pub in Southeast, each location has made it to four-star "special lady" status in our little black book of bars.

08/20/2012 By Kasey Cordell, John Chandler, and Rachel Ritchie