Portland Fruit Beer Festival Update!

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Portland, OR – The 6th annual Portland Fruit Beer Festival announces their largest beer & cider list yet, with more participating breweries and cideries than ever before. The festival also makes a new home at a larger and greener location in the North Park Blocks. Twenty-Nine Breweries and Seven Cideries combine for Thirty-Six regularly pouring […]

Meet Your Maker launches 2Bar’s new Rye with Nathan Kaiser!

The Library is thrilled to welcome back Nathan Kaiser on Monday, June 6th,  for a Meet Your Maker in the Library’s Tasting Room! Monday, June 6th 6pm & 7:30pm seatings $20/Member* $25/Public { space is limited } Purchase Tickets Here Nathan Kaiser founded 2Bar spirits in 2012, named after his family’s Texas ranch, which has been around […]

Holiday Weekend Events in Dundee & Portland!

Join us this Memorial Day Weekend! Whether you’re touring scenic Willamette Valley Wine Country or hanging out in Portland, make sure to make a stop by one of our two event locations — Briar Rose Creamery in Dundee or Urban Crush Winery in Portland — and try Willful’s brand new releases! WINEMAKER TASTING WHERE Briar […]

Memorial Day Open House + New Releases

New Release Weekend! Memorial Day Open House Friday on Alberta | Sat & Sun @ the Winery Buongiorno Wine Lovers, Get ready for a big weekend of wine! The Memorial Day Weekend is upon us and as those of you who love all things vinous already know, it’s the biggest weekend of the year for […]

Salt & Straw Announces 2016 Summer Ice Cream Series Line-Up

New June, July and August ice cream flavors from the Salt & Straw kitchen explore the nuanced flavors of fermentation and the bounty of local berries and farmer’s markets   PORTLAND, Ore. (May 24, 2016) – Salt & Straw, the iconic Portland-based, family-run ice cream company known for its artisanal, chef-driven approach to an American […]

Oyster Roast at the Coast this Memorial Day Weekend!

Last year we put on an epic Oyster Roast at the Coast that was so much fun, we’re doing it again this Memorial Day Weekend! Photos by Heather Hawksford We’ll be highlighting the fresh, briny oysters of Nevør Shellfish Farm, serving up mountains of them straight outta Netarts Bay, both raw on the half shell […]

Ruddick/Wood hosts 2nd Annual Block Party, Sunday, May 29

With Memorial Day weekend marking the start to the high season in the Willamette Valley, Paul Losch and Kyle Lattiimer of Ruddick/Wood have once again invited some of their friends to throw a kick-off block party in downtown Newberg, Sunday, May 29.  Edwards Street between 1st and 2nd streets outside the R/W Tavern will be […]


The suns always shining in the Kuza garden. The perfect place for a summer cocktail or party. Our patio space is available for a weeknight burger or complete buy out. Ask about renting our space for a Yakuza House Party. with in house catering and full access to our venue including the loft, patio, garden, hot […]

Salt & Straw Celebrates Five Year Cart Anniversary with Roving Ice Cream Pop-Up

Follow along on social media to find the $1 scoops, benefiting Portland Parks & Recreation’s Summer Playgrounds and Free Lunch program   PORTLAND, Ore. (May 24, 2016) – On Thursday May 26, 2016 Salt & Straw Ice Cream, the family-run ice cream maker known for its artisanal, chef-driven approach to the American classic, will celebrate the […]

Hamlet’s New Chef Unveils “Hammy Hour”

New Chef Devon Chase adds personal flavor to menus & expands happy hour   PORTLAND, OR (5/23/16) – Hamlet’s new head chef Devon Chase is taking center stage with tasty changes to the ham-centric menu, including launching a new Hammy Hour that stretches out till 7pm. “I love what Devon’s adding to the menu,” says Hamlet […]