Dust off your daisy dukes and start inflating the ol’ inner tube: it’s July in Portland. It's a time for reflecting on the summer of 2014 and hatching plans for improvement. What events did you miss on your bucket list last year? In what weird places did you wake up that you'd prefer to avoid in 2015? And who was it exactly that said something about eating waffles in bed with 600 people? Find these answers and more, at this year's July events in Portland.
Summer gets yet another beer fest, and this one’s keeping it local. Held at The Fields Neighborhood Park in the Pearl, it stands out from other beer festivals by only pouring beers brewed within the Portland city limits.
Get to the Hotel deLuxe rooftop for food, movie-themed cocktails, and NW Film Center-curated movies like Song of the Thin Man, Sexy Beast, and The 10th Victim. Having the Portland skyline in the background isn't so bad, either.
Last year, PBR thanked the city whose hipsters gave it a comeback with a crazy great music fest. This year, they’re back to top it, bringing in Weezer, Blondie, Ghostface Killah, and, of course, a bunch of tallboys.
For four years, the folks at The Big Float have told us that the Willamette River water is safe. Since none of them have come out glowing green, they're clearly onto something. Decorate your best floating device and dive in!