Portland Summer Events Guide 2016

Happy Summer 2016! Since we don’t want to duplicate the already great information out there, we figured we’d at least point you out to all the great events and things you can do in Portland that other web sites and publications have already compiled, so please check these out!

Willamette Week’s Summer Guide

Summer Events Guide 2016 from the Oregonian

The Holy Trinity of Summer” from the Portland Mercury – exploring the outdoors, ice cream, summer patios and more

MeetUp Portland – We added this great web site here because there are hundreds of groups around the Portland area putting on events or taking in events that look for people just like you to join up with.

Events12.com produces this awesome event calendar every month — if you haven’t seen this before, you are missing out, bookmark it for sure!

ShareOregon, a new web site helping you find and share things to do in Portland and beyond.

Do503, another recently discovered gem with daily listings of things to do in Portland

PDXPipeline – yep, one of our top three resources in Portland for finding things to do!

Blogging Portland on the Cheap will return in the fall, in the meantime we’ll provide updates on our main web site at Portlandonthecheap.com with new birthday deal perks, resources and more. We’ll also update our Community Calendar as we receive submissions. Thanks for reading and enjoy the summer!

Best,

Portland on the Cheap

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Portland Summer Events Guide 2015

Happy Summer 2015! Since we don’t want to duplicate the already great information out there, we figured we’d at least point you out to all the great events and things you can do in Portland that other web sites and publications have already compiled, so please check these out!

Willamette Week’s Summer Guide

Portland Tribune Summer Fun Guide

Portland Mercury’s Summer Guide, Part One: Outdoor Adventure
Portland Mercury’s Summertime Guide, Part Two: Food and Boozin’

Frugal Living NW’s free or cheap summer movies in the Portland Metro area

MeetUp Portland – We added this great web site here because there are hundreds of groups around the Portland area putting on events or taking in events that look for people just like you to join up with.

Events12.com produces this awesome event calendar every month — if you haven’t seen this before, you are missing out, bookmark it for sure!

PDXPipeline – yep, one of our top three resources in Portland for finding things to do!

Blogging Portland on the Cheap will return in the fall, in the meantime we’ll provide updates on our main web site at Portlandonthecheap.com with new birthday deal perks, resources and more. We’ll also update our Community Calendar as we receive submissions. Thanks for reading and enjoy the summer!

Best,

Portland on the Cheap

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National Doughnut Day: Portland Offers

Tomorrow, Friday June 5th is National Donut Day and we contacted Portland area doughnut shops to find out what they were doing. Here’s our list to help you score some free or discounted doughnuts!

Pioneer Courthouse Square: free doughnuts from Coco Donuts beginning at 8am for the first 200 customers. Then at noon, more doughnuts from Krispy Kreme will be given away. More details at PDX Pipeline.

Sesame Donuts: one free mini doughnut per customer; offer is valid at all locations
Multiple locations

Donut Palace: Doughnuts for 80 cents, or get a dozen for $7.99
3164 NW 185th Avenue, Portland

Krispy Kreme: one free doughnut of your choice
3 Portland area locations

Helen Bernhard Bakery: one free doughnut while supplies last
1717 NE Broadway Street, Portland

Donut Queen: $7.99 for a dozen doughnuts
5842 E Burnside Street, Portland

Blue Star Doughnuts: no offers, but a percentage of all sales will benefit The Dougy Center in Portland
Multiple locations

Annie’s Donut Shop: no offers, but a portion of the sales will be donated to the Salvation Army
3449 NE 72nd Avenue, Portland

Delicious Donuts: nothing official, but they said they might give out some doughnut holes
12 SE Grand Avenue, Portland

Voodoo Doughnut: no official offers
Multiple locations

Heavenly Donuts: no official offers (each store we called said “maybe”, but no further details were provided)
3 area locations

Doughnut Land: no official offers
19350 SW Boones Ferry Road, Tualatin

Donut Day: no official offers (employee deferred to owner, who was not present at the time)
18295 SW Tualatin Valley Highway, Beaverton

Coco donuts: no offers from the stores, but they will hand out free doughnuts at Pioneer Courthouse Square beginning at 8am
3 Portland area locations

Donut Plus: no official offers
14740 NW Cornell Rd # 100, Portland

Pip’s Original: unknown, phones went unanswered
4759 NE Fremont Street, Portland

Donut World: no official offers
720 NE Burnside Road, Gresham

Tonalli’s Donuts & Cream: no official offers
2805 NE Alberta Street, Portland

Tigard Donut: no official offers, but the nice lady did say that their prices are overall cheaper and a dozen doughnuts are only $9
13815 SW Pacific Highway, Tigard

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