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VISUAL ARTS

Sept. First Thursday Gallery Guide

A new gallery launches in the Pearl, PNCA gets uncomfortable, TBA spreads the art around, and the art museum showcases Oregon's most significant photographer.

  • By Nathan Tucker and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 09/05/2013

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: Sept 5-8

Musicfest NW invades PDX, Typhoon counter-invades the rest of the US, and Portland's theaters open their assault on your fall calendar. That is, the arts get feisty this weekend.

  • By Nathan Tucker and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 09/04/2013

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things to Do Labor Day Weekend 2013

The inaugural Portland Film Festival, the messiah (aka Russell Brand), world-class golf. Plus, the Honey Badger comes to town! All play, no work for Labor Day weekend.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff and Aaron Scott
  • Published 08/27/2013

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: August 22-25

Ballerinas spin from trees, dogs fly through the air, ventriloquist dummies impersonate Lady Gaga, and jazz fills Vancouver. You can do it all!

  • By Claire Gordon and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 08/22/2013

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Aug 15-18

PDX Adult Soapbox Derby! Summer Shakespeare reaches its zenith! The Monkees reunite (and it's not just a joke)! Get summer while it's hot!

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 08/13/2013

WEEKEND PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Aug 8–11

Hit the bridges on your bike, feast on Oregon's finest, meet a Malaysian superstar, and collide with something beautiful this weekend.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff and Aaron Scott
  • Published 08/07/2013

EVENTS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: August 1-4

Trek in the Park, Opera in the Rose Garden, roots music in the woods, Ian Karmel on Portland—it's time to get out!

  • By Claire Gordon and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 07/31/2013

EVENTS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: July 25-28

Whether it's floating down the Willamette in a tube, kicking back for rooftop cinema, or sampling new brews, this weekend offers a plethora of ways to chill out.

  • By Claire Gordon and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 07/23/2013

EVENTS

Top Things To Do This Weekend: July 18–21

Just about every music festival and artist you want to see is performing this weekend. Take a look at our picks to figure out your sonic and outdoors schedule.

  • By Claire Gordon and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 07/18/2013

CONCERTS

2013 Outdoor Summer Concerts and Festivals Guide

Your complete guide for all the sun-soaked concerts and festivals Portland has to offer, including McMenamins Edgefield, the Oregon Zoo, Pickathon, and PDX Pop Now.

  • By Claire Gordon and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 07/10/2013

VISUAL ARTS

First Thursday/Wednesday: July Picks

First Thursday moves to Wednesday this week (due to 4th of July) for a patriotic explosion of fine art.

  • By Claire Gordon and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 07/02/2013

EVENTS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Mar 15-17

Provocative art, jazz hands, and stripped-down blues are on our calendar.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 03/14/2013

FILM

PDX Int'l Film Fest Preview

PIFF kicks off two-weeks and 135 films tonight, and we wade in for some picks and previews.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 02/07/2013

MUSIC

12 Albums for 2012

Remembering this year's must-hear local records

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 12/26/2012

BOOKS

2012's Best Books

Local lit we gave our stamp of approval to this year.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 12/20/2012

ON THE LAST DAYS OF XMAS...

Holiday Shows Not to Miss

We don't have a partridge in a pear tree, but we've got Bach, the Beatles, and the Big Lebowski.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 12/20/2012

VISUAL ARTS

December First Thursday Picks

Rippling abs, muddy jockeys, South American deserts, and more invite you out to December gallery hunting.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 12/06/2012

Article

Beer n’ Burgers

Street Party in the Pearl

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 07/13/2010

Culture Calendar

Make My Weekend

Dining, dinosaurs, cellos, and more cellos

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 08/06/2009

The Sporting Life

Trail Blazers: An Emotional Preview

With a little luck, it could happen.

  • By Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 08/05/2009
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