Hello there! I’ve put together another big ol’ mega list of some of the fun events happening around Portland. Spread the word! Also, go to Levant and eat the cheese cooked inside of a vine leaf thing if they have it–SO EFFING GOOD. And the almonds. Also, all the cocktails. xx


Alder & Co. moved! They have a bigger space up the street from where they were–it’s AMAZING. Stop by their new shop at 616 SW 12th Ave. MORE INFO.

Today, Friday, April 12 thru Sunday, April 14, Shop Adorn is having their GIANT Spring Cleaning Sale at the Portland store and online!!! Final Sale promo codes and in-store discounts increase daily: Fri 30% OFF = FINALSALE30 Sat 40% OFF = FINALSALE40 Sun 50% OFF = FINALSALE50 Shop Adorn is at 4120 NE Fremont St. MORE INFO.

Tonight, Friday, April 12, Bridge & Burn is celebrating their flagship store’s GRAND OPENING! See the new space and the new Spring 2013 Collection! Also, there will be a special “Bridge Burner IPA” from Deschutes Brewery to sample. The event runs from 6PM-10PM and 10% of all sales on Friday and Saturday will be donated to The Right Brain Initiative. Bridge & Burn Flagship Store is at 1122 SW Morrison St. MORE INFO.

On Friday, April 12, Mabel & Zora will be celebrating their 7th Anniversary! Stop by from 3PM—8PM for a fun party with Sephora makeovers, big discounts, personal styling help, locally made jewels, chocolate, Champagne and the launch of M&Z owner, Tiffany Bean’s new spring collection. Mabel & Zora is at 748 NW 11th Ave. MORE INFO.

This Saturday, April 13, Union Rose is having their big Tax Day Sale! 15% off all clothing in the shop. Union Rose is at 7909 SE Stark. MORE INFO.

This Saturday, April 13, Tumbleweed Boutique on NE Alberta is celebrating their 13th Anniversary with a fun party. There will be treats, bubbly, discounts and they’ll be unveiling the new Kara-line collection. The fun starts at 11am! Tumbleweed is at 1812 NE Alberta St. MORE INFO.

On Sundays at Flutter there will now be Tarot Readings from 1–4PM! Bring your burning questions, tough decisions and wildest dreams. Readings start at $12. For more fun, take home a deck! They have several designs. Flutter is at 3948 N Mississippi Ave. MORE INFO.

Also, stop by Flutter this month to see lovely artwork by Julianna Swaney! Drawings, prints and assorted paper goods! Flutter is at 3948 N Mississippi Ave. MORE INFO.

Wonder Ballroom is one of my favorite Portland music venues and they have so many rad shows coming up! SEE THE CALENDAR.

On Thursday, April 18, from 7–10PM Portland Made Collective is having a big launch party at ADX and you’re invited. Join them to celebrate their fun new venture and Portland makers. Mayor Hales and State Representative, Jules Bailey, will speak and there will be music, food, drinks and fun! ADX is located at 417 SE 11th Ave. MORE INFO.

On Sunday, April 21, the next Portland Flea will be taking place at Union/Pine. Lots of amazing vendors! Located at 525 SE Pine St. MORE INFO.

Monday, May 13 thru Thursday, May 16, the Portland Mercury’s Open Season 9th Annual Spring Fashion Show is turning each evening into a fun local fashion soiree at different venues around SE PDX every night. FUN TIMES! See the lineup, the venues and MORE INFO.

On Thursday, May 2, Folly will be celebrating their 5th Anniversary Sale with a fun party. Come celebrate with the ladies starting at 6PM! Cocktails, a fun photobooth, tours and discounts! Folly is at 1005 NW 16th Ave. MORE INFO.

The 2nd Thursday of each month, shops and businesses along Mississippi Ave will have a bunch of fun art openings and events! The next two fun evenings will take place May 9 and June 13. MORE INFO.

On Saturday, July 13, get ready for the 12th annual Mississippi Street Fair. MORE INFO.


Images courtesy of Portland shop, Branch & Birdie for Spring 2013.

2 Responses to “I HEART PDX”
  1. leslie says:

    Your big ol’ list makes me wish I still lived in PDX!

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