The greatest gravity festival in the world is right in Portland’s backyard.
On June 24, about 230 of the best downhill skateboarders and street lugers in the world will descend on the Maryhill Festival of Speed. It’ll be the largest gravity sports festival in North America,
When I was a child, manhood came at age 12. This was when I was first allowed to plummet from the 20-foot high dive at the Oregon City pool, thus proving my mastery of both fear and death. But i
Hopworks Urban Brewery and Bike Bar
2944 SE Powell Blvd., 232-4677; 3947 N Williams Ave., 287-6258.
HUB’s bright, contrasting color scheme
might have been designed with kids in mind. Not only
2738 SE 82nd Ave. Suite 102, 772-0103.[SOUP'S ON, FOLKS] There's nothing better than a steaming bowl of noodle soup on a chilly day. Unfortunately, many Portland shops would have you believe
Setting foot on the new pedestrian, bike and transit bridge.
On Wednesday, October 1, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx took a tour of the car-proof Tilikum Crossing bridge connecting OMSI to the South Waterfront—along with a small coterie of media. The $134.6 million, wonderfully named bridge <...
Filmmaker Joe Biel on the rise and fall of Critical Mass in Portland.
Movie Reviews & Stories
Like all great protests, the idea behind Critical Mass was
simple. In September 1992, a group of San Franciscans gathered to ride
bikes after work. And cyclists kept riding together, in cities aro
The actor, best known for his role on Game of Thrones, talks hops, farmhouse ales and pales.
Jason Momoa is a dude. I suppose I had reason to be surprised by this, given that I had wondered beforehand if I’d even recognize the actor without his guyliner. Momoa is most famous for playing Khal Drogo, the ferocious and passionate Dothraki king in Season 1 of HBO’s Game of Thrones, and ...