(MOSTLY) FREE EVENTS AROUND PORTLAND, SEPT. 23rd-25TH

Time for a BREAK! It’s the end of the term and the start of the WEEKEND!

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What are you doing this weekend?  Before you go out, read PELA’s guide to the many FREE events in and around Portland!
FOOD and DRINK!
Click on the EVENT TITLE for the event website.

HAPPY HOUR with PELA!
Celebrate the END of the TERM, meet new friends, and say good-bye to our friends who are returning home! This event is always a fun way to start the weekend!      
Friday, Sept. 23rd from 3PM – 6PM
Buffalo Wild Wings
12oo NE Broadway (map & directions)

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Festivals and Street Fairs
Click on the EVENT TITLE for the event website.

BUCKMAN-KERNS BLOCK PARTY
Do you know what a BLOCK PARTY is? The streets are shut down to cars and neighbors party all day! There will be food, games, BEER, live music, and a dunk tank!  ALL AGES!
Saturday, Sept 24th from 3PM-10PM
EastBurn
1800 NE Burnside (map & directions)

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WOODLAWN STREET PAINTING & CELEBRATION 
Have you seen the street paintings around Portland? Many intersections have HUGE, beautiful paintings right on the asphalt. The Woodlawn neighborhood needs your help – BECOME A PORTLAND STREET ARTIST! Of course, there will be food and music, too!
Sunday, Sept 25th from 10AM – 6PM
Woodlawn Neighborhood Farmers Market
Woodlawn Triangle (map & directions)

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OKTOBERFEST at McMENAMINS EDGEFIELD
Edgefield isn’t a restaurant, bar, hotel, movie theater, or spa – it’s ALL of those thing, AND MORE!  Edgefield is a HUGE space, full of things to do, see, eat, and drink! Oktoberfest will have live music, craft beer, games, and art – don’t miss it! 
Sunday, Sept 25th from 11AM – 10PM
McMenamins Edgefield
2126 SW Halsey, Troutdale (map & directions)14125496_895654397206725_2600824662496051830_o


Music and Art
Click on the EVENT TITLE for the event website.

FREE ENTRY at OREGON HISTORY MUSEUM
Would you like to know more about Oregon’s history?  Visit the Oregon History Museum for FREE! You must get a ticket at the Smithsonian Website (but it is free, we promise!) You may ONLY go to ONE museum for free with this ticket.
Saturday, Sept. 23rd from 10AM – 5PM
Oregon History Museum/Historical Society
12oo SW Park Ave (map & directions)

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FREE ENTRY at PORTLAND ART MUSEUM
The Portland Art Museum is home to some AMAZING works of art!  Visit the museum  for FREE! You must get a ticket at the Smithsonian Website (but it is free, we promise!) You may ONLY go to ONE museum for free with this ticket.
Saturday, Sept. 23rd from 10AM – 5PM
1219 SW Park Ave
600 E Burnside (map & directions)

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SYMPHONY OF CULTURES CONCERT
Watch a FREE concert featuring musicians from Japan, Iraq, and Latin America, as well as music performed by the Beaverton Symphony Orchestra!
Sunday, Sept. 15th from 3:00PM – 11:30PM
Village Baptist Church
330 SW Murray Blvd, Beaverton (map & directions)

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