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Just 33 miles away from Portland, Columbia Meadows is a popular concert venue. Crowds flock to the Summer Concerts at this event space, created and managed by the Lowell MacGregor Group. Spread over 100 beautiful acres dotted with blackberry bushes, you can enjoy the music as well as the venue's rural charm. Drinking water is provided free of cost and there are vendors to cater to your hunger pangs. Find out about the latest events happening there, grab your jackets and head on over.
Chips and Palace Casinos are two smaller, separate casinos that share a building, as well as ownership. These are two of four small casinos that make up a small cluster in the small Washington town of La Center. Located just 20 miles north of Portland, the Chips and Palace Casinos offer Portlanders' their closest option for a casino-type setting. Both casinos offer several different table card games, such as Black Jack, Spanish 21, and Pai Gow Poker. Chips Casino features live Texas Hold'em Poker, which is the main difference between the two. Both Casinos also have a restaurant, full bar, and allow customers to drink on the gambling floor, as well as at the tables. -Nathan Gancher
The Sleep Country Amphitheater (aka Amphitheater Northwest) is very popular for the musical events and concerts it hosts. Visitors can buy VIP club season tickets and take advantage of premium seats and backstage parking for every event. VIP ticket holders will also have access to the VIP lounge, where they can chill with a drink before or after the event. Don't fret if you can't afford VIP tickets as you are assured comfort and entertainment even if you opt for lawn seating instead. Visit the website and book your season ticket now!
Horning's Hideout is ideal for a weekend getaway. This place is spread across lush green meadows and lawns and is like an oasis from the daily urban squalor. From family picnics, fishing o community events, this place is great for some peaceful time with friends or family. It is especially known for being a popular wedding venue. The serene surroundings and great services are preferred by many who plan to walk down the aisle. So come to Horning's Hideout for a tryst with nature.
Portland International Raceway brings drag races and other professional racing including NASCAR events to the Portland area. This popular raceway was built on the city of Vanport, which was wiped out by a flood in 1948. The Formula One racing circuit also holds events here. Known to locals as 'PIR', it is conveniently located at Delta Park, only a few minutes from downtown. If you're staying in the area, you may even hear the cars at night.
This theater has two screens for your viewing pleasure. For a more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information please call or see their website.
Movies are where we go to escape and St. Johns Twin Cinemas and Pub offers a unique experience compared to the usual megaplex theaters. Located in North Portland, this historic theater shows box office hits, independent films, and cult classics. Offering more than just greasy popcorn, St. Johns Twin Cinemas and Pub allows patrons to nosh on freshly made pizza, local brews, wine and an assortment of local candy. The prices are extremely reasonable with tickets for adults at just USD 5 before 5p. However, be aware that shows after 8p only allow an audience of 21 and over.
Play basketball, volleyball, attend sports conferences and even witness musical concerts of none other than the legend Bob Dylan himself. Now that's a rare treat! Although you can have the Oregon Symphony for company sometimes. A visit to this very different recreational center, in picturesque Portland, allows you to be a part of sport, hand in hand with the arts. A very inviting combination welcomes you all the way to Oregon.
PCC Cascade Campus is a cultural hub that is abuzz with events and programmes by students the year round. The Cascade Campus' Athletic Center is a facility that lends it's space to students to showcase their talents on stage. Concerts, gigs and many other events are held here on a regular basis. A venue for preforming arts and engaging activities, this center is an integral part of student lives.
The McMenamins Kennedy School is a North Portland fixture. Long abandoned by the education system, it now serves as a guest house for rather older learners. You can come see a movie in the McMenamins Kennedy School Theater; rest assured, it will be neither preceded nor followed by a principal's speech!
The Little Axe Records at Northeast 28th Avenue puts the axe down on conventional music and opens the world of vintage and rare music to the refined taste of ardent music lovers. This independent shop is a sheer delight for avid music collectors as it possesses records and cassettes of ethnographic, post punk, music from the 60s, industrial, gospel, blues and any experimental and quirky sounds in music you can bring to your mind. Housed inside the foyer of house, the record store also doubles up as a performing space, offering a stage for upcoming local and touring bands.
Located on the buzzing Alberta Street, in the Arts District of the city, the Alberta Rose Theatre has risen from the ashes to quickly become 'the' venue for a range of events. A theater that has a rich history, the Alberta Rose opened first as a movie theater in 1927, but shut down after 51 years of service in 1978. Decades later, the theater was resurrected to present the real rather than the reel. You will find concerts, theatrical performances, dance performances, and more, happening here. Do see the website to know more about upcoming shows and other details.