FOOD & DRINK EVENTS

Eat Beat Weekly Planner

Our digest of Portland’s top upcoming food and drink events, including "Stirred Thanksgiving" at Rum Club and Black Friday shopping on Distillery Row.

11/19/2012 By Allison Jones

HAPPENINGS

Little Boxes Black Friday Event

A city wide shopping event ties together local shops with the notion that holiday shopping should be fun and community supportive.

11/19/2012 By Eden Dawn

Recipes for giving

Fathers Have Their Day Too

Dad probably wouldn't mind a fancy shaving kit – or being served a fresh, oven-baked Austrian pancake breakfast in bed.

06/10/2012 By Kristin Belz

Gift Giving

Mommy's Little Knucklehead

Why not give Mom something useful, like a steel bottle opener?

04/28/2012 By Kristin Belz

Style Spotlight

Little Boxes: A Community Shopping Love Fest

A tag team collaborative effort of shopping fun.

11/22/2011 By Eden Dawn

Mark your calendar

Take the Fifth

Cinco de Mayo happenings are plentiful

05/05/2011 By John Chandler

Holiday Eats Cheat Sheet

Who’s Da Mom?

A personalized Mother’s Day dining guide.

04/27/2011 By Anna Sachse

Holiday Eats Cheat Sheet

Procrastinator’s Special: Valentine’s Day

EAT BEAT’s guide for slackers who have failed to make their V Day dinner reservations.

02/07/2011 By Anna Sachse

Holiday Eats Cheat Sheet

7+ Valentine’s Day Dining Options

Our tips for a handful of cool places to eat on the night when love is given a monetary value.

01/26/2011 By Anna Sachse

Article

Visions of Sugarplums, Part II

Portland Festival Ballet’s Nutcracker

12/28/2010 By Anne Adams With Nic Cavanaugh

Article

Visions Of Sugarplums, Part I

Oregon Ballet Theater’s Nutcracker

12/26/2010 By Anne Adams Research by Nic Cavanaugh

Be there or be square

Frock Off!

Yo Vintage, Palace Clothing and Salon 220 team up for a pre-NYE event.

12/24/2010 By Eden Dawn

Stocking Stuffers

Last Minute Gifts!

Suitable presents for the tippler on your list

12/20/2010 By John Chandler

Holiday Eats Cheat Sheet

Fa La La Let Someone Else Cook

A last-minute list of local restaurants that are open for belly-busting business on Christmas Eve.

12/20/2010 By Anna Sachse

Be there or be square

Tiga’s Holiday Bazaar

The bazaar for the not so bizarre

12/16/2010 By Eden Dawn

Holiday Eats Cheat Sheet

X Marks the ‘Mas Day Meals

In honor of the infamous fat guy’s reindeer, we’ve got eight open-on-Christmas-day eateries where you are welcome to celebrate Santa or simply the season.

12/15/2010 By Anna Sachse

Runway Happiness

Tinsel Town Fashion Show

Bubble Boutique adds another party to your list, but this one has models.

12/15/2010 By Eden Dawn

Holiday Cheer

Holiday Hawthorne Street Fest

Tonight is the time to stroll Hawthorne.

12/09/2010 By Eden Dawn

good stuff

Wanted: One Organically-Grown Christmas Tree

Some growers are already using sustainable practices. Now we just need to see the certification process start!

12/09/2010 By Kate Bryant

Be there or be square

Ai’s Holiday Bazaar

Handmade items by crafty design teachers and even craftier design students.

11/30/2010 By Eden Dawn