Blues Brothers, Barleywine, and art. Not a bad weekend.
We’ve unearthed a 35mm print of the 1980 classic “The Blues Brothers,” as much a celebration of soul music in America as it is a celebration of doofy white people crashing a ridiculous amount of cars. [more]
Friday & Saturday
If you like big beer, the Lucky Lab Beer Hall (1945 NW Quimby) is the place to be Friday and Saturday, March 5th and 6th.The Barleywine and Big Beer Tastival runs both days, from noon until 10pm.
$8 gets you a custom taster glass and two tokens, and additional tastes are $1.50. [more]
Mangrove is . . . focused on earthquake rebuilding efforts in Haiti. To support this, we are sponsoring and running a “Build a Business in a Day” charity fundraiser and competition. The competition will foster team-building, real-time strategizing and marketing insight by requiring teams to market, promote and sell a product in a single day. [more]
Saturday & Sunday
Looking for a new tie dyed shirt?
The Portland Saturday Market kicks off the 2010 season this Saturday (10am to 5pm) and Sunday (11am to 4:30pm), March 6th and 7th. [more]
The 7th Annual South East Area Art Walk takes place this Saturday and Sunday (10am to 5pm both days), March 6th and 7th . . .
The art fair area is roughly bordered by SE 9th, SE Hawthorne, SE 41st and SE Powell. The event is free. Maps are available at local shops [more]