Another great summer weekend in Portland (whether the weather cooperates or not). Beer, berries, books, a street fair, and Sunday Parkways! And pickles, don’t forget the pickles!
Two ongoing (through Sunday) Annual Beer Events!
Concordia Cup 2011, featuring Imperial IPAs, runs from Wednesday, July 20 through Sunday, July 34 at the Concordia Ale house (3276 NE Killingsworth).
“We have searched the STATE of OREGON for 12 great brews!” [more]
Belmont Station’s Puckerfest, a Celebration of Sour Beers runs all week long, July 18 through 24, 2011.
“Now in it’s fifth year, Puckerfest has grown to become one of the most popular little festivals in July.” [more]
Movies in the park this weekend:
Friday: True Grit (2010) @ Irving Park
Saturday: Iron Man @Ed Benedict Park
Sunday: Iron Man 2 @ Ed Benedict Park [more]
Celebrate berry season at the 2011 Oregon Berry Festival this Friday and Saturday, July 22 and 23 at Ecotrust (721 NW 9th Avenue).
“[T]aste and buy some of the season’s best berries and also sample amazing products made with Oregon’s berry bounty.” [more]
The 2011 Portland Anarchist Bookfair takes place this Saturday and Sunday, July 23 and 24, in the Smith Memorial Student Union at Portland State University.
In addition to dozens of vendors … a series of lectures and seminars are scheduled. [more]
The 19th annual Division/Clinton Street Fair takes place this Saturday, July 23, 2011 on SE Division and Clinton Streets between 20th and 50th.
The parade, featuring co-Grand Marshals Mayor Sam Adam and entertainer Storm Large, kicks things off at 10:45am at SE 50th and Division. The parade finishes at SE 26th and Clinton. [more]
The first annual Kenny & Zuke’s Pickle Throwdown takes place Saturday, July 23, 2011 at Sandwichworks (2376 NW Thurman).
From noon until 5pm taste pickles, enjoy BBQ and beer and wine – all for a good cause – your $5 at the door goes to the Oregon Food Bank. [more]
The 2011 NW/Downtown Portland Sunday Parkways takes place July 24.
The third (of five) Sunday Parkways this year, this is the 2nd annual NW/Downtown Portland event. [more]