Southeast Sunday Parkways (23 August 2015)

Sunday Parkways

Make your Sunday drive a bike ride – or walk – through mostly residential streets free of car traffic, from one park to the next on the 2-way, 7-mile Southeast Portland Sunday Parkways route on Sunday, August 23 2015.

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MAX Orange Line Picnic and Fireworks Spectacular (22 August 2015)

Tilikum Crossing

Celebrating the impending opening of the new MAX line and Tilikum Crossing at the MAX Orange Line Picnic and Fireworks Spectacular on Saturday, 22 August 2015 at Zidell Yards (3030 SW Moody Ave.).

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The Microbiome: An Alien Organ Within the Human Body – OMSI Science Pub (18 August 2015)

OMSI

Science Pub Portland presents The Microbiome: An Alien Organ Within the Human Body at the Empirical Theater at OMSI (1945 SE Water Ave.) on Tuesday, 18 August 2015.

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Portland Weekend Amusements (14-16 August 2015)

North American Organic Brewers Festival

An amazing weekend is afoot: multiple beer fests (include one of my favorites)j, street fairs (including one of the biggest), and even a rare weekend History Pub for good measure.

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History Pub: A History of the Bagdad Theater: Hawthorne’s ‘Oasis of Entertainment’ (16 August 2015)

Almost Real Camel for the BagDad Theater (Sunday Oregonian, 2 January 1927)

McMenamins Historian Tim Hills presents A History of the Bagdad Theater: Hawthorne’s Oasis of Entertainment on Sunday, 16 August 2015 at the Bagdad Theater (3702 SE Hawthorne) at 11 AM until noon. This event is part of the Hawthorne Street Fair, which will be happening outside the theater all day.

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