Things to do in Portland on Thanksgiving Day 2015

Barfly maintains a list of Portland bars open 365 days a year And Portland Food and Drink continues the annual tradition with the excellent 2015 Thanksgiving Dinner Roundup Radio Room (1101 NE Alberta) is open on Turkey Day, and sporting a special menu that includes a Sweet Potato Poutine! Prost! is opening the doors at […]

Curse of the Haunted Curds – Pop-up Poutine Benefit (29 October 2015)

Curse of the Haunted Curds – the Brewer’s Revenge – takes place Thursday, 29 October 2015, at Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House (210 NW 11th). This pop-up poutine competition benefits Sisters of the Road.

Portland Fermentation Festival (27 October 2015)

Sample pickles, sauerkraut, kefir, kimchi, miso, and more from 30 different amateur and professional fermenters!! The 6th annual Portland Fermentation Festival takes place Tuesday, 27 October 2015, at Ecotrust’s Billy Frank Jr. Conference Center (721 NW 9th) from 6 PM to 9:30 PM.

Portland Nursery Apple Tasting Event 2015

The 28th Annual Apple Tasting Event at Portland Nursery (SE 50th and Stark) takes place over the next two weekends (Friday-Sunday, October 9-11, and 16-18-21, 10 AM to 5 PM each day). After the Polish Festival and sundry Oktoberfests, this is my favorite fall event. What’s not to like? There’s Apple tasting, old fashioned cider pressing, apple desserts, cooking demonstrations, and live music.

Portland Korean Food Festival (11 October 2015)

Portland’s first ever Korean Food Festival takes place Sunday, 11 October 2015, at the Ecotrust building (707 NW Irving) from 1 PM to 6 PM.