Portland Walking Tours

Archive for May, 2011

Rose Festival City Fair opens with a Bang!

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

The lights are on. The motors are running. The Rose Festival City Fair has once again occupied Portland’s Tom McCall Waterfront Park to the delight of families everywhere. The City Fair runs thru June 12, 3PM – 11 PM on Thursdays and Fridays and 11AM – 11 PM Saturdays and Sundays. Activities include carnival rides, […]

Memorial Day Thanks!

Monday, May 30th, 2011

It’s the unofficial start of summer and we hope everyone has a wonderful and (so-far) rain-free Monday off! We also hope that everyone takes a moment to remember all the men and women in uniform who have given their lives in service to their country. Thank you!

Are you a Goonie or a karate kid?

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Portland Parks and Recreation once again comes through for us with its 2011 series of Movies in the Park. The movies, all free and family-friendly (no Quentin Tarantino shoot-em-ups, sorry), range from classics like “North by Northwest” to made-in-Oregon favorites like “The Goonies.” The films play in nearly forty different parks, in every part of […]

Thank you, partner!

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

We love to help our friends whenever we can, and work with our partners to make Portland a better place to live, work, and play. What a nice surprise it is to find that our friends are doing nice things for us, too. Take a look at the current issue of Travel Portland Magazine, for […]

Roses Gone Wild! New Tour starts May 21

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

We are about to break new ground! Starting May 21, we are offering a fresh new tell-all tour that dishes the dirt on Portland’s world-famous International Rose Test Garden. The new “Roses Gone Wild” tour exposes the secrets, fun facts, and behind-the-scenes mysteries of Portland’s blushing beauties. For an introductory price of $8, this engaging […]

Let her swim in chocolate on Mother’s Day

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

Need something to give Mom for Mother’s Day? (YES, it’s THIS COMING Sunday!) How about a little chocolate? How about a LOT of chocolate? Enough to make her feel like she’s swimming in it – and loving every second of it? How about showing her where all of the best chocolate is in Portland, with […]