After the inaugural 'Oregon Cheese Month,' the stoke is high for the state’s biggest dairy blowout.
Eleanor Van Buren
Stackstock is a brand-new music festival bringing Colin Meloy, Pure Bathing Culture, and more to Cannon Beach this weekend.
After major damage to Austin’s iconic Franklin Barbecue last week, a Portland favorite will stay home to rebuild.
Sketchfest’s cofounder Ted Douglass promises plenty of laughs—and powerful air conditioning.
On August 5, Portland Monthly throws a beer bash for the astronomical event of the century (barring an asteroid or doomsday solar flare).
An Alaska Airlines charter flight is eclipse viewing at its most exclusive. Oh, and there are two seats up for grabs!
It's the first multiday fest in the country wholly dedicated to queer comics and their friends and fans.
On June 3, come taste the suds of the Pearl.
Need some help navigating the annual bonanza of new, locally produced performance? Here are three solid bets and three wild cards.
Rebecca Jacobson and Fiona McCann
Alternative Arab music. The Rolling Stones. Malian blues. Nick Cave. They’re all on the big screen at the 34th annual fest—here are our picks.
February is Stout Month, and Fort George Brewery's insanely popular mid-month block party can sell out within weeks. Heads up—tickets are already on sale.
Food Event Spotlight
The annual “black gold” blowout returns January 20–29, 2017.
Arlo Voorhees and Benjamin Tepler
The state’s greatest dairy creations will assemble under one roof in Southeast Portland.
The inaugural Portland Black Music Festival, a slew of new plays, the return of comedian Shane Torres, and a pop-up art museum at Pioneer Courthouse Square—put your weekend pants on.
Rebecca Jacobson, Kailla Coomes, Michelle Porter, and Fiona McCann
Ahead of their MusicfestNW presents Project Pabst show, the British-born bassist holds forth on musical infidelities, and why he's with her.
Aerialists spinning from the trees. Pink Martini crooning at the zoo. Coney Island photography in the Pearl. Pirouettes (and prima donnas, and Pee-wee, and Prospero) at the park. Ahoy, August.
Rebecca Jacobson and Lisa Dunn
Summer Cannibals, Mic Capes, and more pick the bands they're most excited to see.
The festival, album, book, and film you can’t miss this month
In its third year, the fest promises another killer lineup of improv and sketch from Portland and beyond.
But even cold weather and rain couldn't stop the beats.