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9 can't-miss Portland events this November

Published On 11/06/2014 Published On 11/06/2014
Jacobsen Salt Co.

Date

Event

Location

Nov 6-7

SALT FIRE WATER Ben Jacobsen, of his namesake salt company, invites chefs April Bloomfield and Vitaly Paley into his facility to showcase their talents with Oregon’s bounty.

Jacobsen Salt Co.

SALT FIRE WATER Jacobsen Salt Co. Ben Jacobsen, of his namesake salt company, invites chefs April Bloomfield and Vitaly Paley into his facility to showcase their talents with Oregon’s bounty.

Crush Bar

Date

Event

Location

Nov 7 Fri

Burlesque S’il Vous Plait Not your average burlesque show, this monthly affair promises at least one fire dancer this time around. Oh, and all the best parts of the average burlesque show too.

Crush Bar

Burlesque S’il Vous Plait Crush Bar Not your average burlesque show, this monthly affair promises at least one fire dancer this time around. Oh, and all the best parts of the average burlesque show too.

McMenamins Old Church And Pub

Date

Event

Location

Nov 8 Sat

2nd Annual Boone’s Ferry Autumn Ale Fest Fourteen seasonal beers will be on hand for you to sample, and there'll also be live music and history tours.

McMenamins Old Church & Pub

2nd Annual Boone’s Ferry Autumn Ale Fest McMenamins Old Church & Pub Fourteen seasonal beers will be on hand for you to sample, and there'll also be live music and history tours.

Instagram/humptour

Date

Event

Location

Nov 12-16

Hump! Amateur porn with Dan Savage and the Portland Mercury. Add in a rowdy crowd and a few pints of beer and this is the must-see event of the month.

Cinema 21

Hump! Cinema 21 Amateur porn with Dan Savage and the Portland Mercury. Add in a rowdy crowd and a few pints of beer and this is the must-see event of the month.

Flickr/Stacey Kizer

Date

Event

Location

Nov 15 Sat

Chuck Palahniuk book signing Love him or hate him, Portland’s goriest/most famous author will be at Powell’s to sign his latest book and chat with fans.

Powell's

Chuck Palahniuk book signing Powell's Love him or hate him, Portland’s goriest/most famous author will be at Powell’s to sign his latest book and chat with fans.

Pickathon

Date

Event

Location

Nov 17 Mon

Pickathon History You love Pickathon... so why not drink some beer and listen to its founder wax poetic about how it came to be and the direction its heading?

Kennedy School Theater

Pickathon History Kennedy School Theater You love Pickathon... so why not drink some beer and listen to its founder wax poetic about how it came to be and the direction its heading?

Portland Trail Blazers

Date

Event

Location

Nov 21 Fri

Blazer vs. Bulls They’re one of the league’s hottest teams, and you can get a decent seat for under $20. (Or do what we do and wait for tip-off when the scalpers start to scramble).

Moda Center

Blazer vs. Bulls Moda Center They’re one of the league’s hottest teams, and you can get a decent seat for under $20. (Or do what we do and wait for tip-off when the scalpers start to scramble).

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Date

Event

Location

Nov 22 Sat

John Oliver Live Although he was only supposed to be here for one night, the overwhelming demand led him to offer a second show, which will presumably be even longer that the segments he does on HBO.

Keller Auditorium

John Oliver Live Keller Auditorium Although he was only supposed to be here for one night, the overwhelming demand led him to offer a second show, which will presumably be even longer that the segments he does on HBO.

Shy Girls

Date

Event

Location

Nov 29 Sat

Shy Girls Homecoming Show Fresh off a couple tours with powerhouse acts like HAIM and Little Dragon, Shy Girls returns home for an intimate show at the Doug Fir Lounge.

Doug Fir Lounge

Shy Girls Homecoming Show Doug Fir Lounge Fresh off a couple tours with powerhouse acts like HAIM and Little Dragon, Shy Girls returns home for an intimate show at the Doug Fir Lounge.