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April 18, 2022

Portland In The Spring

Portland In The Spring

The city bursts into bloom, as gorgeous rhododendrons, azaleas, cherry trees and roses come into full bloom in parks, gardens and yards all over town. Amidst spring showers, sun-breaks and dry days are common, though, and spring visitors are rewarded with lovely vistas, bountiful outdoor adventures and the city’s signature ...

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Dec. 14, 2021

How To Plan A Road Trip

A  road trip is a general phrase that describes a long trek made in a vehicle for pleasure. Road trips take a little planning but are worth it. Memories are created and adventure is had if you plan your road trip correctly.

Enjoying a road trip

First, Decide on a ...

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Nov. 30, 2021

The Holiday Season in Portland

The Holiday Season in Portland

From Thanksgiving through the end of the year there are several great opportunities to enjoy the season in the city of Portland. There is an abundance of celebrations from the traditional to the unexpected. Here is what Portland has to offer for 2021.

Holiday Events and Festivals

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Nov. 16, 2021

Thanksgiving Weekend Events in and Around Portland

Though Thanksgiving sort of gets overshadowed by Christmas more and more each year, there are still several great fun Thanksgiving Weekend events to enjoy in the Portland area this year.

Portland Spirit Thanksgiving CruiseThanksgiving Weekend Events in and Around Portland

Let someone else take on the daunting task of cooking the big feast this year while ...

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Oct. 11, 2021

Portland Area Halloween Fun in 2021

The greater Portland area is one of the best places to be in October; there are several amazing events to enjoy. From pumpkin patches to festivals, to pub crawls, Portland has so much to enjoy during the Halloween season. There are of course traditional festival activities such as hayrides and ...

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June 29, 2021

Ways to Stay Cool in Portland Heat

Ways to Stay Cool in Portland Heat

It sure is heating up around the Portland area and with temps nearing 100° this weekend, people are trying everything possible to stay cool; and they should! Heat strokes, dehydration, and death by overheating is all too common this time of year. Here ...

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July 20, 2020

Best Place to Retire in Portland

Portland Oregon is becoming a hotspot not just for hipsters and young singles but for retirees and everyone in between. Portland has so many resources for active adults and by making it your retirement community you can benefit from its many advantages. With over 220 parks, urban wildernesses, bike-friendly trails ...

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May 20, 2020

What Fun Places Are Now Open in Oregon?

More and more states are reopening more places for people to go and visit and Oregon is no exception. Nestled between California and Washington, our government seems to stick fairly closely to what the other West Coast states are doing and right now, several state parks are reopening even though ...

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Jan. 20, 2020

Portland Wizard World 2020

Portland Wizard World 2020

Comic Cons, wizard worlds, and all the fun festivals that celebrate comics, video games and movies are adding one more to the Portland agenda. Coming up this weekend January 24-26 at the Oregon Convention Center is Wizard World. General admission starts to just $30 with VIP packages starting at about ...

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Dec. 27, 2019

New Year's Portland 2019 - 2020 Events

The day to ring in the new year is just around the corner, which means it’s time to get ready to party. Luckily, Portland has events for everyone who wants to make this New Year’s Eve one to remember.New Year's Portland 2019 - 2020 Events

For those who want a real swinging party, grab tickets to ...

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