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Date: Saturday, October 22, 2011
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Place: Peet’s Coffee & Tea, 1114 NW Couch Street
Meet at 9:00 AM at Peet’s for coffee and to form teams to pick up litter. Graffiti Busters will be working alongside volunteers. A brief safety training will be conducted prior to the event. It will be followed by a recognition luncheon with prizes. Sponsors include Peet’s, Metro, SOLV, BPS, Rafia Dental, MSI and Legacy Health Systems.
Pre-register at www.solv.org. Look for the event calendar and search for Polish the Pearl. For more information, contact Helen Jones.
This year planners decided it’s time to “Make it a Town...” Introducing WhiskeyTown USA, a spirits extravaganza from the crafters of WhiskeyFest NorthWest.
When and Where:
May 8th and 9th, 2015
90,000-square foot Lot on NW Front Avenue and NW 17th Street becomes WhiskeyTown USA.
WhiskeyTown USA is the third annual gathering of more than 75 distilleries sharing more than 200 whiskeys from around the world. Witness the transformation of Portland into a whiskey lover’s wonderland, complete with handcrafted cocktails from the area’s finest mixing establishments, a cigar lounge, and live music performed on five stages.
WhiskeyTown celebrates the spriritcentricities of our libation curious community with something to quench every thirst:
Epicurean marvels of Pok Pok, Bunk, Morton’s, Fifty Licks, Swank & Swine, Pacific Seafood and more;
Hourly seminars hosted by Young’s Market and whiskey aficionado Stuart Ramsey;
Live music, comedy, and cocktail competitions;
Local artisan vendors and craft cocktails by Swank & Swine, Rum Club and Raven & Rose;
A well-planted beer garden, and
“Tipsy” the mechanical bull!
Tickets are available now at www.whiskeytownusa.com.
Single-day Early bird admission available now for only $20
Single-day admission to WhiskeyTown is $28
Two-day admission is available for $45
All tickets to WhiskeyTown USA include three tasting tokens. WhiskeyTown gives back a portion of all proceeds to benefit Achon Uganda Children’s Foundation and Be the Match Foundation.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT: Erika Yoshida Watson 503.781.7789 email@example.com