Monday, January 22, 2018

Help Us Celebrate! Hawthorne Street Fair Info

The dates are set, ‘shop local’ businesses are ready to rock, our fabulous street fair is upon us! Help keep this free fair going strong on August 28 from 11am-7pm. Explore over a hundred businesses dedicated to community involvement and making the area a desirable place to live, work, and shop. We will have a […]

Biketown is here.

Biketown, Portland’s first bike share program sponsored by Nike, has launched this summer! 1,000 bikes at 100 stations are ready to be rented for 30-minutes, the day, month, or year. How to get started? Create an account by visiting or downloading the Biketown smartphone app for iPhone or Android. There are also 20 Biketown […]

Oregon Drive-in Theater Experience

This past weekend I did something super fun and cool by going to the drive-in outside of Dallas. Although I haven’t been to many drive-in theaters, I always enjoy them every time I end up piling into the back of a friend’s van or truck. I highly recommend you, too, head into the past and […]

‘Do What The Locals Do’

The great thing about summer in a city that is blessed with continuous days of sunshine, is all the free events happening on those fabulous summer days and nights. Here are a few ideas to help you plan your evening, week, or month! Movies in the Park: Get in on the 10th season! Since 2007, […]

Hostel Summer Events

Just a friendly blog post about some fun upcoming summer events. Some of our events are regularly scheduled every week, but others only happen once a year. Here’s a short list for you to start planning your stay! Hostel brunch! (reoccurring) Sundays from 10-12pm This tasty brunch is only $3, includes a vegetarian option, and […]