Kells Irish Pub presents “USA vs. The World” Summer Smoker
PORTLAND, Ore. – Every March, Kells Irish Pub in downtown Portland hosts the Kells Smoker, a live amateur exhibition boxing match that’s become a staple of Portland’s St. Patrick’s Day weekend. This year, Kells is introducing a Summer Smoker boxing event as well.
Titled “USA vs The World,” the Kells Summer Smoker will take place Saturday, Sept. 16, in the Kells Irish Pub back parking lot at 112 SW 2nd Ave. Doors will open at 6 p.m. The event will pit U.S. amateur boxers against rivals from different parts of the world.
A Northwest tradition since 1983, Kells Irish Pub is a locally-owned, family-run establishment that is consistently voted and ranked amongst the top Irish pubs in the nation. With locations in Seattle, Portland and San Francisco, Kells is a touchstone of each community that stays true to its Irish roots, inspired by the Northwest. Learn more at www.KellsPortland.com.