Portland Walking Tours

Archive for January, 2016

Three Special Fertile Ground Theater Events in Portland

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Our sister company, Big Red Arrow ticketing, is proud to offer tickets to three very special theater events in Portland that are being featured as part of the Fertile Ground Festival. The festival is an 11-day, city-wide arts festival of new works featuring world premiere projects, staged readings, developing works, and a myriad of other […]

Breaking News: City of Roses Becomes the City of Chocolate!

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Even if it is just for one weekend, thousands of people will gather in one place in Portland, Oregon to nibble, sip, taste, and feast on chocolate. The festival is appropriately named ChocolateFest, and we are proud to say that USA Today voted our festival as one of the top ten specialty food festivals in […]

Fun Activities in Portland That Will Bring You Way Back

Monday, January 18th, 2016

For you adults out there who are just a bunch of kids at heart, check out these fun activities happening all across Portland. Trust us, you’ll feel younger just reading this! 1. Grownup drinks and science hijinks Think OMSI, a truly amazing science museum in the Portland Metro area, but at night with beer and […]

Warm Up This Winter With Third Wave Coffee Tours!

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Sipping on coffee from award winning micro-roasters made by nationally acclaimed baristas is one the most quintessential Portland experiences you can have. Whether you already have your favorite coffee spot, or you don’t even know where to begin, taking a walking tour from Third Wave Coffee Tours is the best way to find new favorites, […]

Something to Sip On: A Brief History of the Cocktail

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

“Let’s meet for cocktails.” Doesn’t that sound sophisticated, and have a vastly different ring than “let’s go for few beers,” or “let’s have a glass of wine?” If you’re invited to a cocktail party you instantly start envisioning an elegant affair replete with crystal goblets and hors d’oeuvres that are definitely a step up from […]

Unique, Affordable, Hipster-Approved Lodging in Portland

Friday, January 8th, 2016

We’re seeing it more and more… people want to visit Portland — and who wouldn’t?! Portland has a city feel with a twist of nature thrown in the mix, and there is so much to do here. Of course when you come to Portland, you could stay in one of our many outstanding, conventional hotels […]

Hello 2016! Local Portland Businesses Help Us Keep Meaningful New Year’s Resolutions

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Happy New Year! 2016 has started off with a bang, and even brought some unexpected snow to Portland! We made it through, and we know more exciting things are in store. If you’re like most people, you’re feeling the thrill of a fresh beginning as you welcome the chance to wipe the slate clean from […]