It has been a long, cold winter. If you’re like us, you’re anxious to get outside. Do you know about all the great places you can enjoy the sunshine (OK, and sometimes the rain!) in our own backyard? Here are some of our favorite spots for Portland outdoor activities (in North Portland and the surrounding area). Continue reading “Enjoy Portland Outdoor Activities this Spring”
St. Patrick’s Day in Portland? Well, let’s just say it’s a good place to be. This year, St. Patrick’s Day is on Thursday, so you better believe that Portland will be partying all weekend long (and actually, even before). We’ll tell you some of the best places to go for a good time, including family-friendly events if you want to bring your kids along. Continue reading “Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Portland”
The historic Portland Yacht Club has a rich history. It’s been through a lot since its inception in 1908, but it’s long been a beloved and very important part of Portland’s boating community, as well as an important part of North Portland. Read more about how the Portland Yacht Club has changed over time to become what it is today.
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Need a weekend escape from North Portland? Sometimes the long winter months can get dreary, especially if you’re indoors for most of the day. Oregon is a beautiful place with many outdoor spots just waiting to be explored, even when it’s cloudy or chilly. Continue reading “Escape the North Portland Winter Blues”
Do you feel it in the air? Sure, we continue to be spoiled by seemingly perfect sunny days but with every chilly morning, we are inevitably more and more excited to break out our favorite sweaters from the closet and hunker down by the fireplace with a hot cup of joe. Ah, yes, fall is here! Whether you’re enjoying dinner out on Mississippi Avenue or joining the local youth at the Skidmore Bluffs for a sunset, here are North Portland favorites to get you out of the house and beat the stir-crazy blues.