NOTHING UNDER THE KILT:
Sherwood’s Two Kilts Brewing Company caused a stir earlier this month
when it decided against expanding into a 11,000-square-foot facility in
Hillsboro. Signs on the do
Friday, Feb. 20Kareem Abdul-Jabbar[BOOKS AND BASKETBALL] When Kareem Abdul-Jabbar retired from the NBA in 1989 at age 42, he had scored more points, won more MVP awards and played in more All-Star games than any other player. In addition to being one of the most accomplished basketball players of all time, Abdul-Jabbar also writes inspirational books. He will sign copies of the secon...
TILT IT DOWN: The third location of Tilt burgers has been hit with an eviction notice before it even opened.
A sign on the door of the new restaurant at the east end of the
Burnside Bridge include
WEDNESDAY FEB. 18
[VIRTUAL ART] Using computer algorithms
to create faux “brushstrokes,” artist Jeremy Rotsztain layers myriad
ribbons of color, which he distorts through d
Friday, Feb. 13How to End Poverty in 90 Minutes [THEATER] $10 of every ticket goes toward a $1,000 pile of money, and y’all gotta figure out how to spend it to save the world. What could be ass-numbing bleacher fare becomes a real and rare chance to think together. Portland Playhouse, 602 NE Prescott St., 488-5822, portlandplayhouse.org. 7:30 pm. $40 ($20 rush.)</...More
BUDGET WEED: Washington state’s largest recreational weed seller, Vancouver’s New Vansterdam, is aiming to match street prices with a new 10-for-$10 program.
“We understand the original intent
Ranking Portland Valentine's Day events, from hot to not.
Illustration by Annie SeoSir Mix-A-LotSongs about butts, sponsored by a weed store. Plus a band called Smoochknob. Is anything more romantic? Dante’s, 350 W Burnside St., 345-7892, 9 pm, $20, 21+.
WEDNESDAY FEB. 11
[CAMBODIA ROCKS] An L.A.-based group
trucking in Southeast Asia’s funky back catalog, Dengue Fever just
released its fifth album, The Deepest Lake, which, whil
Friday, Feb. 6Joyce Carol Oates Literary legend Joyce Carol Oates brings her inimitable voice to play in a timely new novel steeped in racial tension that erupts when a 14-year-old girl is the victim of a violent crime. The Sacrifice forces a reflection on our insatiable thirst for sensationalism and revenge while challenging complex social issues. Don�...
THIS BUD’S FOR BROS: Budweiser’s Super Bowl commercial mocking craft beer
seemed to fans in the Northwest like Anheuser-Busch shooting itself in
the foot, given Bud just bought Bend’s 10 Bar