Click on map for larger version:1. Big Bottom Whiskey
21420 NW Nicholas Court, Hillsboro, 608-7816, bigbottomwhiskey.com.
2. Bull Run Distilling Co.
2259 NW Quimby St., 224-3483, bullrundistiller
[COMEDY] A comic’s comic, Todd Barry is a veteran standup with a soft delivery who can read loan documents and make them sound hilarious. He’s so good, he can come to a gig without any actual jokes, and he has some of the best crowd work out there. Mississippi Studios, 3939...More
TINY CASKET: Following last week’s announcement that 10 Barrel Brewing has been sold to Anheuser-Busch,
a Beaverton group called Sell Out and Die decided to hold an online
funeral Nov. 11 for th
WEDNESDAY NOV. 12
MOTHER OF ALL STORMS RELEASE
[BEER] Pelican Brewing’s annual
barrel-aged barleywine is a hot commodity. At this tasting, not only can
you guarantee yourself a taste of the
[MOVIES] The documentary Harmontown, a sort of video diary about Community creator Dan Harmon and his cross-country podcast tour, is all self-obsessed grandeur. But it’s also a portrait of a creative force who honestly cares about forging a connection with an audience that’s followed him from The Sarah Silverman Pro...More
Akihiko Miyoshi: Pigment Migrations & Suspended Refraction
[ART] Akihiko Miyoshi’s inkjet prints have a deliciously low-fi appeal. With their garishly colored lines, squares and spirals, they look like a screen save from a 1980s video game. Miyoshi likes playing in the gray area where current and retro technologies intersect: the place i...
Grocery Outlet Wine Sale
[WINE] For a few days every year, Grocery Outlet knocks an additional 20 percent off wines that are already steeply marked down. The smart shoppers receive email bargain alerts, write down their wines in advance, and then go early with a very clear plan. Others speed through the aisles. Once a year, it’s like an alcoh...
PERSON IS CORPORATION: Back in 2008, Portland tech entrepreneur Mike Merrill decided to sell shares of himself on the open market. Now his stunt will become a movie, directed by and starring Jason Bat
Wednesday, Nov. 5
We’ll take take “Outer Space” for $200 as certified smarty
pants Ken Jennings comes to Beaverton. The most successful contestant
ever on the popular TV game
Friday Oct. 31 HalloweenDress up, or don't. Hand out candy, or don't. We can't control your religion. Anyway, there's a party at your friend's house, and plenty of sexy witches and warlocks. Free. Sold out.
Slavoj Zizek and Jean-Pierre Dupuy
[LECTURE] In what seems as good a way as any to kick off Halloween, endlessly idiosyncra...