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DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
TPK Brewing, Board Bard Games, Corvid Creations, and Geek Week PDX Present a celebration of 50 years of D&D that's not to be missed!  This multifaceted celebration of the 50th Anniversary of D&D includes a week-long tournament with an award night and miniature painting night too. 
Learn all about the fun here!

Passport to the Infinite Staircase
FRIDAY SEPT 6, 12:00pm through SUNDAY SEPT 15, 10:00pm
at TPK Brewing, 5051 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland
TPK Brewing Co. will be running multiple sessions of every remastered first edition D&D adventure from the recent Quests from the Infinite Staircase anthology release, along with an original level 20 capstone adventure written by GM Isaac. Sessions will run daily throughout the 9/6-9/15 event, with real-life loot awarded the night of 9/26 based on the number of sessions survived
Book you sessions
here!

Infinite Staircase Open Painting Night
MONDAY SEPT 9, 6:00pm - 10:00pm
at TPK Brewing, 5051 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland
We're back with another TPK open miniature painting night. We'll be expanding our available free supplies, along with our neighbors Board Bard Games bringing over a full miniature bazaar and Corvid Creations helping with technical painting tips throughout the night.

Passport to the Infinite Staircase Awards Party
THURSDAY SEPT 26, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
at TPK Brewing, 5051 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland

Did you survive the Infinite Staircase? Do you just want to recount your exploits or celebrate those who made it through the gauntlet unscathed? Come join the party!

The award ceremony will kickoff at 6:30; winners do not need to be present to claim their loot, it's just more fun that way.

 

BATTLE GROUNDS BOARD GAME FORGE!
MONDAY SEPT 9 through SATURDAY SEPT 14

at Battle Grounds Gaming Cafe, 3738 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland

Create your own game and win prizes!

8 teams of 1 or 2 designers will be tasked to create an original board game in 5 days.

  • Game must be for 4 players

  • Entry Fee:  $30 per team. 

  • Sign up link coming soon!

MONDAY SEPT 9:   Pick up your Game Kit between 10am and 5pm at Battle Grounds.  When you come in you will be given a blank Game Design Kit from Ad Magic Print & Play.

  • Draw a Random Game Theme.  (You will draw 2, and choose one of the.)

  • Draw 3 Random Game Mechanics rules. Your game will be required to include at least 2 of those mechanics, but you can include others as you like beyond those 2.  

  • Games must be for 4 players. You will have 10 to 15 mins to teach the rules on Saturday Game Sessions.  8 rounds will be held)

 

FRIDAY SEPT 13, 3:00pm  - 5:00pm:  Designers will drop off their finished design.

 

SATURDAY SEPT 14, 10:00 start:  Game play, voting and awards.

  • Game play sessions with 8 sets of 4 players will play each game for a set amount of time in a round robin format.  After each game is played, players will fill out an evaluation form for the game they just finished.

  • Designers must be at the event all day to teach players about each game.

Once all the games have been played and scored, awards will be given for several categories such as Fan Favorite, Most Original Design, Closest to Theme and Mechanics, Best Overall Aesthetic, Best Rules/Teach, Most Fun Overall, etc…

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

Tech Help Drop-in

12:30pm - 2:30pm 

at Kenton Library, 8226 N Denver Avenue Portland,  

Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites, getting started with tech, and more. 

  • Appointments are on a first come, first served basis.

​​​​

Makerspace Drop-In for Teens

2:30pm - 5:30pm 

at Rockwood Library, 17917 SE Stark St, Portland   

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

Dr. Raven's Elixir Experience

4:45pm

7:00pm 

9:00pm

at Raven’s Manor, 235 SW 1st Ave, Portland

You don't want to miss out on this fun and interactive mixology experience! Get a look into Dr. Raven's experiment journal and recreate some of his ghastly (and tasty) concoctions. The phantoms of the manor will help guide you through two elixirs of your choosing. This experience also includes a drink from Dr. Raven's special trophy case. Get 15% off your reservation with code ELIXIR15.

  • Reservations required

Steve Lieber's Office Hours

4:00pm - 6:00pm

at Books with Pictures, 1401 SE Division St, Portland

Eisner-award winning artist, Steve Lieber will critique sequential art portfolios and provide invaluable feedback to budding comics professionals! 

  • Sign-ups are night-of only and fill up fast.

Untapped Trivia Night

6:00pm - 8:00pm

at Wonderwood Springs, 8811 N Lombard St, Portland

Haunted Pub Tour

7:00pm

8:00pm 

Join us for our spine tingling Haunted Pub Tour, and hear first-hand accounts of recent paranormal encounters. Visit two of Portland's most haunted pubs and hear stories about the resident ghosts. In addition to (alleged) ghosts, your local expert guide will regale you with stories from Portland’s wicked past when Old Town was home to drug trades, gambling, prostitution, and rampant kidnapping "shanghaiers". 

  • Reservations required

​​

Weird Portland Pub Tour

7:00pm

Walking pub tour of Portland's quirkiest neighborhood. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city, including stories of UFO sightings, Bigfoot sightings, exploding whales, wacky bike rides, strange locals, hijackings, hipsters, artists, and more.  

  • Reservation required.

 

Match Play Pinball Tournament

7:00pm

at Next Level Pinball Shop & Museum, 1458 NE 25th Ave, Hillsboro

Play pinball in 4 player groups with 2 games per round. We will keep drawing rounds until 9:15pm, and get through as many games as we can in that time! Top players move to finals. IFPA sanctioned for World Ranking points. 

  • Check in before 7pm

VHS Night

9:30pm 

at Cinemagic, 2021 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland

Watch the finest, rental store staples of the 80’s and 90’s, and celebrate filmmaking without a safety net, where malfunctioning props were the norm and bad takes had to stay. Even at their worst these movies are full of ambition, heart, and ideas way too strange for mainstream Hollywood.


GAME EVENTS AROUND TOWN 

FRIDAY SEPT 6TH

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

Comics & Coffee Talk

11:00am

at Other World Games, 6350 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland

Portland Weird Fest

12:00pm - 5:00pm

at Oaks Park, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland

Join the Inaugural Portland Weird Fest, and embrace the odd, strange, and bizarre. Join a day of unapologetic oddities, offbeat entertainment, and a celebration of Portland's uniquely quirky culture. Throw out the rulebook and embrace the bizarre in all its glory.

  • Purchase tickets in advance

 

Tech Help Drop-in

1:00pm - 3:00pm

at Hollywood Library, 4040 NE Tillamook St, Portland

Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites, getting started with tech, and more. 

  • Appointments are on a first come, first served basis.

Miniature Painting Hour 

2:00pm – 3:00pm​

at Other Worlds Games & Comics, 6350 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland

Makerspace Drop-In for Teens

2:30pm - 5:30pm

at Rockwood Library, 17917 SE Stark St, Portland

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

Dr. Raven's Elixir Experience 

4:45pm

7:00pm 

9:00pm

at Raven’s Manor, 235 SW 1st Ave, Portland

You don't want to miss out on this fun and interactive mixology experience! Get a look into Dr. Raven's experiment journal and recreate some of his ghastly (and tasty) concoctions. The phantoms of the manor will help guide you through two elixirs of your choosing. This experience also includes a drink from Dr. Raven's special trophy case. Get 15% off your reservation with code ELIXIR15.

  • Reservations required

Haunted Pub Tour

5:00pm

7:00pm

8:00pm

Join us for our spine tingling Haunted Pub Tour, and hear first-hand accounts of recent paranormal encounters. Visit two of Portland's most haunted pubs and hear stories about the resident ghosts. In addition to (alleged) ghosts, your local expert guide will regale you with stories from Portland’s wicked past when Old Town was home to drug trades, gambling, prostitution, and rampant kidnapping "shanghaiers". 

  • Reservations required

 

Weird Portland Pub Tour

6:30pm

Walking pub tour of Portland's quirkiest neighborhood. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city, including stories of UFO sightings, Bigfoot sightings, exploding whales, wacky bike rides, strange locals, hijackings, hipsters, artists, and more.  

  • Reservation required

Dead On a Sunday

7:00pm - 2:00am (next day)

at The Coffin Club, 421 SE Grand Ave, Portland

with guests Haunt Me and Devon Thompson

  • Get tickets now

  • 21+ over

Dungeons & Drag Queens

8:00pm - 11:00pm

at Alberta Abbey, 126 NE Alberta St, Portland

Watch Drag Queens play the tabletop sensation Dungeons and Dragons live! Prepare to immerse yourself in a world where high-fantasy meets high-fashion, where audacious audacity rolls higher than a natural twenty, where laughter echoes in the halls of enchanted castles and forbidden forests.

  • Get tickets now

                       

Rocky Horror Picture Show

10:30pm

at Clinton Street Theater, 2522 SE Clinton St, Portland

The Clinton Street Theater has been showing The Rocky Horror Picture Show weekly since 1978, making it one of the longest running movies in the world!  Join us every Saturday night as we celebrate the wonderful fun that is Rocky Horror Picture Show.

GAME EVENTS AROUND TOWN

Sat Sept 7

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

Tech Help Drop-in

10:00pm - 11:45pm  

Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites, getting started with tech, and more. 

at Central Library, 801 SW 10th Ave, Portland

  • Location: Upon entering the library turn left - Community Room 1B

1:00pm - 3:00pm   

at Hollywood Library, 4040 NE Tillamook St, Portland

  • Appointments are on a first come, first served basis.  

​​​​​

The Amazing Seance Sisters

2:00pm

at Hillsboro Arts Regional Theater, 185 SE Washington St, Hillsboro

Set during the Civil War, The Amazing Séance Sisters follows the story of Jayne and Olivia, who turn to seances to make ends meet. As Maurice, a mysterious magician, helps them transform their home into a proper seance parlor, old memories and buried secrets resurface, threatening to tear the sisters apart.

  • Purchase tickets now

​​

Dr. Raven's Elixir Experience

4:45pm

7:00pm

9:00pm

at Raven’s Manor, 235 SW 1st Ave, Portland

You don't want to miss out on this fun and interactive mixology experience! Get a look into Dr. Raven's experiment journal and recreate some of his ghastly (and tasty) concoctions. The phantoms of the manor will help guide you through two elixirs of your choosing. This experience also includes a drink from Dr. Raven's special trophy case. Get 15% off your reservation with code ELIXIR15.

  • Reservations required

Haunted Pub Tour

5:00pm​

Join us for our spine tingling Haunted Pub Tour, and hear first-hand accounts of recent paranormal encounters. Visit two of Portland's most haunted pubs and hear stories about the resident ghosts. In addition to (alleged) ghosts, your local expert guide will regale you with stories from Portland’s wicked past when Old Town was home to drug trades, gambling, prostitution, and rampant kidnapping "shanghaiers". 

  • Reservations required

Weird Portland Pub Tour

5:00pm

Walking pub tour of Portland's quirkiest neighborhood. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city, including stories of UFO sightings, Bigfoot sightings, exploding whales, wacky bike rides, strange locals, hijackings, hipsters, artists, and more.  

  • Reservation required

​​

Untapped Trivia Night

6:00pm - 8:00pm

at Fracture Brewing at Lil' America, 1015 SE Stark St, Portland

80's Karaoke Night

7:30pm - 12:00am

at Arcade 2084, 248 E Main St, Hillsboro

Happy Hour all night with 80's Karaoke!  Party starts at 7:30pm and goes on 'til midnight.

​​

GAME EVENTS AROUND TOWN 

Sun Sept 8

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

FEATURED EVENT
Best of Fest:  PFCAT Film Festival Winners
7:00pm

at Cinema 21, 616 NW 21st Ave, Portland
See the winners of this year's Film Festival run by the Portland Festival of Cinema, Animation and Technology.
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Open Paint Night 
5:00pm - 10:00pm

at Guardian Games, 345 SE Taylor St, Portland

We welcome all skill levels to come and hang out with us. Bring your own paints, D&D miniatures, or Warhammer armies, or pick up some supplies at the store. We'll provide the water cups, brushes, and a cozy spot to paint and socialize. 

Untapped Trivial Night
7:00pm - 9:00pm

at Automatic Bar, 3652 SE Division St, Portland


Untapped Trivial Night
7:00pm - 9:00pm

at Rose and Thistle, 2314 NE Broadway, Portland


GAME EVENTS AROUND TOWN

Mon Sept 9

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH

Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club

1:00pm - 3:00pm

at Battle Grounds Gaming Cafe, 3738 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland

Join us and discuss Science Fiction and Fantasy literature, get recommendations for new books, and share what you are currently reading.  If you are an author, come and share your stories.

 

A Good Yarn Knitting & Crochet Group

2:00pm - 4:00pm

at Gregory Heights Library, 7921 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

Makerspace Drop-In for Teens

2:30pm - 5:30pm

at Rockwood Library, 17917 SE Stark St, Portland

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

Haunted Pub Tour

7:00pm

Join us for our spine tingling Haunted Pub Tour, and hear first-hand accounts of recent paranormal encounters. Visit two of Portland's most haunted pubs and hear stories about the resident ghosts. In addition to (alleged) ghosts, your local expert guide will regale you with stories from Portland’s wicked past when Old Town was home to drug trades, gambling, prostitution, and rampant kidnapping "shanghaiers". 

  • Reservations required

Untapped Trivial Night

7:00pm - 9:00pm​​​

at Advice Booth, 5426 N Gay Ave, Portland

Untapped Trivial Night

7:00pm - 9:00pm​​​

at White Owl Social Club, 1305 SE 8th Ave, Portland

Miniature Painting Meet Up

9:00pm - 12:00am

at Battle Grounds Gaming Cafe, 3738 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland

GAME EVENTS AROUND TOWN

Tues Sept 10
Wed 9/11

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

Tech Help Drop-in

10:00pm - 12:00pm

at Holgate Library, 7905 SE Holgate Blvd, Portland

Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites, getting started with tech, and more. 

  • Appointments are on a first come, first served basis.  Not finding a time that works for you? Contact us to get help.

New Comic Book Day

11:00am - 8:00pm

at Rose City Comics, 3725 N Mississippi Ave, Portland

Stop by to check out what's hot off the presses!

New Comics Day

12:00pm – 12:30pm

at Other Worlds Games & Comics, 6350 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland

Makerspace Drop-In for Teens

2:30pm - 5:30pm

at Rockwood Library, 17917 SE Stark St, Portland

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

Clown Bingo
7:00pm

at Creepy's, 627 SE Morrison St, Portland


Karaoke 
7:00pm – 11:00pm

at The Waypost, 3120 N Williams Ave, Portland

 
Trivial Night
7:30pm - 9:30pm

at Rose City Book Pub, 1329 NE Fremont St, Portland

 
Untapped Trivial Night

7:00pm - 9:00pm 

at Oakshire Beer Hall, 5013 NE 42nd Ave, Portland 

 

GAME EVENTS AROUND TOWN

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

Tech Help Drop-in

10:00pm - 11:45pm

at Central Library, 801 SW 10th Ave, Portland

Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites, getting started with tech, and more. 

  • Appointments are on a first come, first served basis.  Not finding a time that works for you? Contact us to get help.

  • Location: Upon entering the library turn left - Community Room 1B

FEATURED EVENT

Wine & Wizards: D&D With the Winemaker

12:00pm-2:00pm

2:00pm-4:00pm

4:00pm-6:00pm

at Aurora Vineyards, 21338 Oak Ln NE, Aurora

Get ready to delve into a realm where fantasy meets fine wine in an unforgettable Dungeons & Dragons adventure at these exclusive Geek Week events. Gather around a beautifully set table, surrounded by fellow enthusiasts of both mythical realms and exquisite wines.  The host and Dungeon Master for the evening is none other than Winemaker Robert Rothwell, renowned not only for his exceptional wines but also for his storytelling prowess.  

  • Limited availability, get your tickets now!

  • Entry Fee will be refunded with purchase of wine

Paint Party

6:00pm - 9:00pm

at Red Castle Games, 7160 SE Foster Rd, Portland

Come assemble and paint minis with us. Paint Party is perfect for beginners, and all participants will have access to our store set of paints and art supplies.

Untapped Trivia Night

6:00pm - 8:00pm

at Pinky’s Pizza, 3990 N Interstate Ave, Portland

Build and Paint Night

6:00pm – 9:00pm

at TOTL Games, 736 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland

Paint some minis, build some Gunpla. It's free, but we have community paints for $5 buy in, with free popcorn and movies. Great for new and experienced painters/builders both!

Eric Idle: Always Look on the Bright Side of Life

7:30pm

At Newmark Theatre: Antoinette Hatfield Hall at 1111 SW Broadway Ave., Portland

Join the Monty Python legend for an unforgettable evening of mirth and merriment on the 2024 Always Look on the Bright Side of Life tour! A trip down memory lane full of new jokes and never-before-seen sketches, join Eric as he talks comedy superstardom from his Monty Python days and beyond.

 

80’s Karaoke Night

7:30pm - 12:00am

at Arcade 2084, 248 E Main St, Hillsboro

Happy Hour all night with 80's Karaoke!  Party starts at 7:30pm and goes on ‘til midnight. 


Star Trek Trivia

8:00pm - 9:30pm

at Covert Cafe, 803 SE 82nd Ave, Portland

Tim Murry is Witches

8:00pm - 10:00pm

at The Siren Theater, 3913 N. Mississippi Ave, Portland

This show is a mix of stand up and original comedy songs about Tim Murray’s favorite pop culture WITCHES! Murray is like a gay Bo Burnham, but painted green and doing drag!

GAME EVENTS AROUND TOWN

Thurs 9/12

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

Tech Help Drop-in

12:30pm - 2:30pm

at Kenton Library, 8226 N Denver Avenue Portland

Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites, getting started with tech, and more. 

  • Appointments are on a first come, first served basis.

Makerspace Drop-In for Teens

2:30pm - 5:30pm

at Rockwood Library, 17917 SE Stark St, Portland

What will you create? Bring your ideas and make them a reality with 3D printers, craft cutters, laser cutter, sewing machines, art supplies and more.

Dr. Raven's Elixir Experience

4:45pm

7:00pm

9:00pm

at Raven’s Manor, 235 SW 1st Ave, Portland

You don't want to miss out on this fun and interactive mixology experience! Get a look into Dr. Raven's experiment journal and recreate some of his ghastly (and tasty) concoctions. The phantoms of the manor will help guide you through two elixirs of your choosing. This experience also includes a drink from Dr. Raven's special trophy case. Get 15% off your reservation with code ELIXIR15.

  • Reservations required

 

FEATURED EVENT

Learn to Play D&D

5:00pm

at Legacy Coffee Company, 112 N Main Ave, Gresham

Ever wanted to learn to play Dungeons & Dragons, or possibly just having trouble getting a group together? Come join First Fantasy Books and Legacy Coffee Company in Gresham for a D&D Learn to Play event for the whole family. Come immerse yourself in a quest to discover what happened to the lost city of Ayrith. Join one of three adventuring parties as you explore a foreign landscape, battle mythical monsters, and search for clues to the lost colony's demise.

  • Family friendly (recommended 10+ up)

  • Reservations required

 

 

Sci-Fi / Fantasy Writers' Group

5:00pm - 8:00pm

at Rose City Book Pub, 1329 NE Fremont St

Flip Frenzy Pinball Tournament

7:00pm

at Next Level Pinball Shop & Museum, 1458 NE 25th Ave, Hillsboro

Flip Frenzies are 2.5 hours of as much pinball as possible! 

  • Check in by 6:50pm to play! 

  • $20 entry to Next Level +$5 tourney buy in per person.

 

Haunted Pub Tour

7:00pm

8:00pm

Join us for our spine tingling Haunted Pub Tour, and hear first-hand accounts of recent paranormal encounters. Visit two of Portland's most haunted pubs and hear stories about the resident ghosts. In addition to (alleged) ghosts, your local expert guide will regale you with stories from Portland’s wicked past when Old Town was home to drug trades, gambling, prostitution, and rampant kidnapping "shanghaiers". 

  • Reservations required

 

Weird Portland Pub Tour

7:00pm

Walking pub tour of Portland's quirkiest neighborhood. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city, including stories of UFO sightings, Bigfoot sightings, exploding whales, wacky bike rides, strange locals, hijackings, hipsters, artists, and more.  

  • Reservation required

The Amazing Seance Sisters

7:30pm

at Hillsboro Arts Regional Theater, 185 SE Washington St, Hillsboro

Set during the Civil War, The Amazing Séance Sisters follows the story of Jayne and Olivia, who turn to seances to make ends meet. As Maurice, a mysterious magician, helps them transform their home into a proper seance parlor, old memories and buried secrets resurface, threatening to tear the sisters apart.

  • Purchase tickets now

GAME EVENTS AROUND TOWN

Fri, 9/13
Sat, 9/14

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

Makerspace Drop-In for Adults

10:00am - 1:00pm

at Rockwood Library, 17917 SE Stark St, Portland

What will you create? Bring your ideas, inventions, and projects to share or to get help on. Space is limited and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. To attend this program, you need to have basic computer skills and know how to use a computer with a mouse. If you are new to computers, tech help resources are available at the library.

Tech Help Drop-in

1:00pm - 3:00pm

at Hollywood Library, 4040 NE Tillamook St, Portland

Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites, getting started with tech, and more. 

  • Appointments are on a first come, first served basis.

Miniature Painting Hour 

2:00pm – 3:00pm

at Other Worlds Games & Comics, 6350 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland

Dr. Raven's Elixir Experience

4:45pm

7:00pm

9:00pm

at Raven’s Manor, 235 SW 1st Ave, Portland

You don't want to miss out on this fun and interactive mixology experience! Get a look into Dr. Raven's experiment journal and recreate some of his ghastly (and tasty) concoctions. The phantoms of the manor will help guide you through two elixirs of your choosing. This experience also includes a drink from Dr. Raven's special trophy case. Get 15% off your reservation with code ELIXIR15.

  • Reservations required

 

FEATURED EVENT

Steampunk Soiree

5:00pm - 7:00pm

at The Society Hotel, Rooftop bar, 203 NW 3rd Ave, Portland

Sashay in style to the Steampunk Soiree at the Society Hotel. Where history meets hi-tech, enjoy vintage cocktails and an extraordinary view from the Rooftop Bar. Show-off your classic cosplay and win awards including an exceptionally rare Society Hotel Bomber Jacket.

 

 

Weird Portland Pub Tour

6:30pm

Walking pub tour of Portland's quirkiest neighborhood. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city, including stories of UFO sightings, Bigfoot sightings, exploding whales, wacky bike rides, strange locals, hijackings, hipsters, artists, and more.  

  • Reservation required

 

Haunted Pub Tour

5:00pm 

7:00pm 

8:00pm 

Join us for our spine tingling Haunted Pub Tour, and hear first-hand accounts of recent paranormal encounters. Visit two of Portland's most haunted pubs and hear stories about the resident ghosts. In addition to (alleged) ghosts, your local expert guide will regale you with stories from Portland’s wicked past when Old Town was home to drug trades, gambling, prostitution, and rampant kidnapping "shanghaiers". 

  • Reservations required

 

The Amazing Seance Sisters

7:30pm

at Hillsboro Arts Regional Theater, 185 SE Washington St, Hillsboro

Set during the Civil War, The Amazing Séance Sisters follows the story of Jayne and Olivia, who turn to seances to make ends meet. As Maurice, a mysterious magician, helps them transform their home into a proper seance parlor, old memories and buried secrets resurface, threatening to tear the sisters apart.

  • Purchase tickets now

Autumnal Equinox Star Party

SUNSET

at Rooster Rock State Park, Corbett, OR (Located 22 miles east of Portland on I-84 just east of Sandy River at exit 25)

and L.L. Stub Stewart State Park, Buxton, OR (Take US-26 West of Portland and turn right on OR-47)

Stargaze with fellow fans. Swap stargazing stories and scope out celestial sights with fellow astronomy lovers at this free event. Attendees can head to either Rooster Rock State Park or Stub Stewart State Park to participate, and astronomers of all skill levels are invited to join in on the fun (telescopes will be provided, but you're welcome to bring your own). This Saturday, the event will double as an autumn equinox celebration, so bring your pumpkin-spiced cheer. Parking is $5/vehicle. Warm clothing and a flashlight with red light are recommended. RCA volunteers will bring telescopes, though personal telescopes and binoculars are welcome.

  • On the scheduled day of each OMSI Star Parties, it is suggested that interested visitors check back here for possible weather-related cancellations.

Rocky Horror Picture Show

11:00pm

at Clinton Street Theater, 2522 SE Clinton St, Portland

The Clinton Street Theater has been showing The Rocky Horror Picture Show weekly since 1978, making it one of the longest running movies in the world!  Join us every Saturday night as we celebrate the wonderful fun that is Rocky Horror Picture Show.

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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15TH

Big Foot Adventure Cruise

8:45am - 12:30pm

at Portland Spirit, 110 SE Caruthers St, Portland

Explore the history and lore of Bigfoot while traveling 80 miles roundtrip on a high-speed jetboat from Portland to Multnomah Falls. See the landmarks along the Willamette and Columbia Rivers that make the Northwest famous, while listening to exclusive narration by Cliff Barackman (star of Animal Planet‘s “Finding Bigfoot”) and a live tour guide. You’ll enjoy curated information about the legend of Bigfoot and sightings in the Columbia River Gorge on this exhilarating, informative journey.

Tech Help Drop-in 

Meet one-on-one with a friendly, knowledgeable Tech Helper who will help you find answers to questions about mobile devices, websites, getting started with tech, and more. 

10:00am - 11:45am 

at Central Library, 801 SW 10th Ave, Portland

  • Location: Upon entering the library turn left - Community Room 1B

1:00pm - 3:00pm 

at Hollywood Library, 4040 NE Tillamook St, Portland

  • Appointments are on a first come, first served basis.  

Portland Pop Toy Swap

11:00am - 4:00pm

at Portland Pop Train, 2100 SE Water Ave, Portland 

The Amazing Seance Sisters

2:00pm

at Hillsboro Arts Regional Theater, 185 SE Washington St, Hillsboro

Set during the Civil War, The Amazing Séance Sisters follows the story of Jayne and Olivia, who turn to seances to make ends meet. As Maurice, a mysterious magician, helps them transform their home into a proper seance parlor, old memories and buried secrets resurface, threatening to tear the sisters apart.

  • Purchase tickets now

 

Dr. Raven's Elixir Experience

4:45pm

7:00pm 

9:00pm 

at Raven’s Manor, 235 SW 1st Ave, Portland

You don't want to miss out on this fun and interactive mixology experience! Get a look into Dr. Raven's experiment journal and recreate some of his ghastly (and tasty) concoctions. The phantoms of the manor will help guide you through two elixirs of your choosing. This experience also includes a drink from Dr. Raven's special trophy case. Get 15% off your reservation with code ELIXIR15.

  • Reservations required

 

Haunted Pub Tour

5:00pm

Join us for our spine tingling Haunted Pub Tour, and hear first-hand accounts of recent paranormal encounters. Visit two of Portland's most haunted pubs and hear stories about the resident ghosts. In addition to (alleged) ghosts, your local expert guide will regale you with stories from Portland’s wicked past when Old Town was home to drug trades, gambling, prostitution, and rampant kidnapping "shanghaiers". 

  • Reservations required

 

Weird Portland Pub Tour

5:00pm

Walking pub tour of Portland's quirkiest neighborhood. Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the city, including stories of UFO sightings, Bigfoot sightings, exploding whales, wacky bike rides, strange locals, hijackings, hipsters, artists, and more.  

  • Reservation required

 

Untapped Trivia Night

6:00pm - 8:00pm

at Fracture Brewing at Lil' America, 1015 SE Stark St, Portland

Untapped Trivia Night

7:00pm - 9:00pm

at Tough Luck Bar, 1771 NE Dekum St, Portland

Magic Tea Party

7:30pm - 9:00pm

at The Back Door Theater, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland

In this live Dungeons & Dragons show, comedians and performers take to the stage to play some theater games, share some jokes, and play some D&D.

80's Karaoke Night

7:30pm - 12:00am

at Arcade 2084, 248 E Main St, Hillsboro

Happy Hour all night with 80's Karaoke! Party starts at 7:30p goes on ‘til midnight

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