• Portland Art Museum
    First Thursday of the month – FREE admission to Museum of Contemporary Craft, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. First Friday of the month – FREE admission to Portland Children’s Museum, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. First weekend of the month – FREE admission to Portland Art Museum and Portland Children’s Museum to Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders. First Sunday of the month – $2 admission to OMSI. Second Tuesday of the month – $4 admission to the Oregon Zoo, […]
  • Sales
    Labor Day Weekend is almost here and some Labor Day sales have already begun. There are savings galore from the Pearl District to the Fremont Neighborhood and, beginning on Saturday, there’s a three-day Art in the Pearl FREE art show in the North Park Blocks, with live music and food booths.  Here’s a rundown: R.E.I. […]
  • Waterfront
    I’m so embarrassed that I got the day wrong for the spectacular Waterfront Concert. It’s Thursday, not Friday. I hope none of you shows up on the wrong evening because of my oversight. Repeat: The Waterfront Concert is THURSDAY, August 28. I apologize for the error.
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    If you’re a movie lover on a budget, mark your calendar for Tuesdays. Cinemark, which operates in Portland as Century Theatres, offers its weekly Discount Day every Tuesday at participating locations. Ticket prices are $5.50. (There is an upcharge for 3-D films.) The offer is not valid for new movies on opening day, specially priced engagements or […]
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    Pizza Hut is giving customers an excuse to have two pizza parties. For a limited time, buy a large pizza at regular menu price online and get a FREE large one-topping pizza on your next order. The offer is for Hut Lovers members only. (Membership is quick, easy and FREE.) The free pizza must be […]
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    With this promo, Olive Garden really does treat you like family. Through Sept. 21, the Italian restaurant is giving customers a FREE take-home entree for lunch or dinner the next day. First, enjoy an entree with unlimited homemade soup or garden-fresh salad and breadsticks — starting at $12.99. Then, choose another entrée to take home […]
Portland Art Museum

FREE & Cheap museum days — August

First Thursday of the month – FREE admission to Museum of Contemporary Craft, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. First Friday of the month – FREE admission to Portland Children’s Museum, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. First weekend of the month – FREE admission to Portland Art Museum and Portland Children’s Museum to Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders. First Sunday of the month – $2 admission to OMSI. Second Tuesday of the month – $4 admission to the Oregon Zoo, […]

Sales

Labor Day sales & FREE art show

Labor Day Weekend is almost here and some Labor Day sales have already begun. There are savings galore from the Pearl District to the Fremont Neighborhood and, beginning on Saturday, there’s a three-day Art in the Pearl FREE art show in the North Park Blocks, with live music and food booths.  Here’s a rundown: R.E.I. […]

Waterfront

CORRECTION: Waterfront Concert is Thursday

I’m so embarrassed that I got the day wrong for the spectacular Waterfront Concert. It’s Thursday, not Friday. I hope none of you shows up on the wrong evening because of my oversight. Repeat: The Waterfront Concert is THURSDAY, August 28. I apologize for the error.

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Discounts at Century Theatres every Tuesday

If you’re a movie lover on a budget, mark your calendar for Tuesdays. Cinemark, which operates in Portland as Century Theatres, offers its weekly Discount Day every Tuesday at participating locations. Ticket prices are $5.50. (There is an upcharge for 3-D films.) The offer is not valid for new movies on opening day, specially priced engagements or […]

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Pizza Hut: Buy large pizza, get next one free

Pizza Hut is giving customers an excuse to have two pizza parties. For a limited time, buy a large pizza at regular menu price online and get a FREE large one-topping pizza on your next order. The offer is for Hut Lovers members only. (Membership is quick, easy and FREE.) The free pizza must be […]

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Olive Garden: Free take-home entree and movie

With this promo, Olive Garden really does treat you like family. Through Sept. 21, the Italian restaurant is giving customers a FREE take-home entree for lunch or dinner the next day. First, enjoy an entree with unlimited homemade soup or garden-fresh salad and breadsticks — starting at $12.99. Then, choose another entrée to take home […]

Oregon Zoo

Zoo cuts ticket prices by half after 2 p.m.

Oregon Zoo tickets will be half off the regular price after 2 p.m. on weekdays from now until Sept. 30. This deal is not available on Second Tuesdays and can’t be combined with other discounts, such as the discount for using Tri-Met. Arriving at the zoo after 2 p.m. still allows visitors four hours to see all […]

Kurt Russell

The Battered Bastards & local baseball

Have you seen the new Netflix documentary on Portland’s baseball heyday? It’s FREE to anyone who has a streaming account on Netflix. Titled The Battered Bastards of Baseball, it’s about the brief but brilliant history of the Portland Mavericks independent baseball team. The owner of the team was a Hollywood cowboy star, Bing Russell, whose […]

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