Downtown Stalwart Martinotti's Will Close at the End of June

Say goodbye to another piece of Old Portland, as rising rents and changing tastes claim the 37-year-old import food shop.

06/02/2015 By Rachel Sandstrom


Beer and Hiking...A Match Made in Heaven!

This summer, beer lovers and brewers will draw inspiration from Oregon nature.

05/21/2015 By Rachel Sandstrom


Grimm Stars Get Ready to Take Over Portland Theater

Captain Renard and Monroe mix it up for Portland audiences when they bring Three Days of Rain to Portland Center Stage this month. Even if it does mean they're stuck in Stumptown for their Grimm vacation...

05/12/2015 By Rachel Sandstrom


May Your Art Walk Be Epic

Fix your eye on this visual feast! We pick ten brand-new shows that make for a quadrant-hopping art odyssey. Pack a picnic, bring your bike, open your peepers.

05/07/2015 By Ramona DeNies and Rachel Sandstrom


Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Our digest of Portland’s top upcoming food and drink events, including a Nordic supper club dinner for small business owners and Sunday Supper at Meriwether&...

02/20/2012 By Allison Jones


Valentine’s Day Planner

A packed week’s-worth of romantic arts happenings.

02/13/2012 By Anne Adams


The Ultimate Guide to Valentine’s Day Deals at Portland Hotels

Local hotels roll out the romance with Valentine’s Day packages that include champagne, dinner, chocolate, and more.


bedroom sleuthing

Sex Talks + Q&A with Arianne Cohen

Hate Valentine’s? Go to these three talks to learn to love love again (or at least sex). Plus, the author of The Sex Diaries Project talks with us abou...

02/01/2012 By Aaron Scott

Trend Watch

Trend Watch: Peplums

Put some pep in your step with peplums

01/30/2012 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Animal Traffic’s New Store

Super sweet Mississippi vintage shop opens up a second location downtown.

01/25/2012 By Eden Dawn


A Triple Double: Three Twin Concerts

This arts week brings—not two—but THREE sets of identical twins to the stage. The Watson Twins help hip us to their monozygotic arts scene.

01/19/2012 By Anne Adams


Inside Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shop

Peek inside Sarah Leonard’s sweet shop catering to the kid inside all of us, complete with forty made-to-order soda flavors and retro candy by the pound.

01/10/2012 By Allison Jones


First Look: Sizzle Pie West, Open NYE

Eat Beat snagged the first look at the second location of Burnside’s late-night rock-and-roll pizza joint, opening New Years Eve with champagne and a s...

12/30/2011 By Allison Jones


The Last-Minute Guide to NYE

What are YOU doing for New Year’s Eve? If you still don’t have an answer, we’ve got a guide for the procrastinating and spontaneous.

12/27/2011 By Allison Jones

Portland's Best Water

Oregon's 6 Essential Rivers

Six rivers. Twenty-seven adventures. Endless options for a wild and scenic summer.

06/22/2009 With Randy Gragg, Ariel Bleicher, and Frederick Reimers By Alexis Rehrmann