WEEKEND AWAY

Dine Out Vancouver Festival

From Jan 16–Feb 1, foodies take over the charming international metropolis of Vancouver, BC. Reservations are open now!

01/07/2015 By Sara Rangel

FOOD FINDER

Bring Some Scandinavian Holidays Home with Beaverton's Scandia Imports

Whether you've got roots in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark and Iceland or simply love Nordic flavors, this sweet shop will stock you up.

12/16/2014 By Sara Rangel

FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Get Ready for the Oregon Truffle Festival

A guide to Oregon’s annual truffle blowout celebration, hitting PDX January 15-18

12/02/2014 By Sara Rangel

GET OUT

See the Portland Japanese Garden Dressed Up for Fall

With vibrant red maples, serene pond-spanning bridges, and golden leaves blowing across pebble and sand gardens, it's the perfect time of year to bundle up and pay a visit to the garden.

11/12/2014 By Anna Loh and Sarah Ostaszewski Photography by Sara Rangel

NIGHT OUT

10 Steps to a Great Night at Coopers Hall

The recipe for a night to remember at Portland's massive urban winery? A group of friends + the right family-style order + plenty of wine.

11/11/2014 Photography by Allison Jones By Sara Rangel

FIT CITY

Inside Planet Granite's Massive New Pearl District Rock Gym

Take a look around Northwest Portland's first rock gym, complete with 30,000 square feet of bouldering, climbing, yoga, and more.

11/04/2014 By Sara Rangel

FOOD & DRINK EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

An affordable all-you-can-eat pig roast, Peruvian cuisine paired with hard ciders, the Portland Caffeine Crawl, and a pop-up exploring the flavors of Guam!

10/07/2014 By Sara Rangel

FITNESS

Free Fitness Classes for Fall

From mixed martial arts to a dozen varieties of yoga, these classes benefit your body without emptying your wallet.

10/01/2014 By Tuck Woodstock and Sara Rangel

DEALS & HAPPENINGS

Take a Hike in the Gorge and Reap the Rewards

For one weekend in October, hikers in the Columbia River Gorge can scoop up sweet discounts in Stevenson, Washington.

10/01/2014 By Sara Rangel

News Bit

Gretchen Jones Debuts Jewelry Collection

The Project Runway champ teamed up with Piperlime and Columbia to bring you some geo accessories.

07/20/2011 By Eden Dawn

i heart videos

Casting for Wild Flag Video & Portlandia

Is your mug up to snuff for these videos?

07/01/2011 By Eden Dawn

FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Ice Cream Churn-a-ment

Portland’s top chefs play it cool with one-of-a-kind ice cream creations at Pioneer Courthouse Square.

06/24/2011 By Allison Jones

RESTAURANT OPENINGS

Get Down to Brass Tacks

The newest sandwich shop on North Vancouver is setting out to please omnivores and vegans alike by keeping it simple.

06/22/2011 By Allison Jones

Awesomeness

Solestruck Adds Vintage!

The beloved local shoe store shows off its latest department with a fancy lookbook.

06/22/2011 By Eden Dawn