NW Ciderfest (10-11 October 2015)

The 2015 NW Ciderfest takes place at Portland’s Pioneer Courthouse Square on Saturday and Sunday, October 10-11.

Food carts and live music make the fest fun for all age – and even well behaved dogs are welcome! Hard ciders from over 30 local and regional cideries will be on hand for (21 and over) sampling.

Portlandia’s 30th Birthday Celebration (8 October 2015)

Portlandia (the hammered-copper statue) was installed and dedicated above the front entrance of the Portland Building in October of 1985.

Which means it’s her 30th birthday!

OMSI Science Pub: Deep-Sea Hot Springs (5 October 2015)

OMSI presents Deep-Sea Hot Springs as part of the Science Pub series on 5 October 2015 at the Hollywood Theatre (4122 NE Sandy Blvd).

Portland Weekend Amusements (2-4 October 2015)

Holy crap there’s lots of stuff to do this weekend: H.P. Lovecraft and the Portland Queer film festivals, Greek Festival, BikePortland’s birthday bash, Fresh Hops, cheese, and more!

H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival (2-4 October 2015)

The 20th annual H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival returns to Northeast Portland’s Hollywood Theatre (4122 NE Sandy) from Friday, October 2 through Sunday, October 4, 2015.