Issue No. 3 : September 21 – 27, 2009
Free, free, free. Loud and live in PDX.
Late night Dance Party with DJ Mestizo at Dante's at midnight. Contiunes Saturday. 21 and over.
Beer, polka and sausages. Yes, it's the Polish Festival featuring traditional dancers and busting with polka bands and accordions including Oregon Polka Beats, Leonard Kosadka, Eric & Kristin, and Pola Gadowski from 11 AM to 10 PM. Continues on Sunday noon to 6 PM. Check the schedule and location off 3900 N. Interstate Ave.
Oktoberfest actually happens in September. So get your booty to der Wiesn at McMenamins Edgefield and brew ha-ha to folk, americana, rock, and belly dancers with Deer Tick, Mimicking Birds, The Old Yellers, Whiskey Puppy, Caleb Klauder Country Band, and Gypsy Caravan. See the complete schedule and band list. All ages and 21 and over.
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