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Archive for April, 2010

OMSI Film Festival Start’s Next Week

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

OMSI is kicking off it’s IMAX film festival next week. They will be showing 21 films over the 8 week festival. There should be something for everyone! Buy a Festival Pass and get amazing deals! For a complete list of the films and event schedule see visit the official festival website at http://www.omsi.edu/filmfestival.

Eat Mobile!

Monday, April 19th, 2010

This Saturday, April 24th, is Willamette Week’s 3rd annual Food Cart Festival. This year there will be 30 of Portland’s beloved food carts in attendance. Cold cans of Pabst and Wine by Joe will be available for the grown ups. Tickets are limited, so get yours early. Tickets are $7 in advance or $10 at […]

Portland is Second Best Bike City

Friday, April 16th, 2010

According to Bicycling Magazine, Portland is the second best bike city in our nation. Leading the pack, behind Minneapolis,  Portland has, “Innovative programs, from designated bike-only areas at traffic signals to free bike lights, make riding in Portland practical even for new cyclists. According to the magazine, Portland ranked highest among people who regularly commute […]

Portland is the 10th Most Walkable City

Friday, April 9th, 2010

The Daily Green says Portland is the 10th most walkable city. We at Portland Walking Tours already knew this. How else could we offer so many walking tours that show off so much of our beloved home. And if you have not been on a tour recently or was waiting on better weather, now is […]

Have a Guilty ‘Green’ Conscience?

Friday, April 2nd, 2010

For those with a guilty ‘green’ conscience, recycling ain’t gonna cut it anymore. While certainly an important everyday action, it’s being overtaken by the other two Rs – reduce and reuse. But even in Portland, where green sprouts from every crack in the sidewalk, finding local, environmentally sound alternatives to your monthly Target shopping spree […]