Are you a creative? Weird Portland United is announcing a monthly lecture series and networking event designed to be a […]
It’s no secret that Portland’s history of brewing and craft beers is an integral part of this city’s DNA. It’s also no secret that the typical Oregonian’s views about the influx of Californians is nothing new. In the late 1970s and early 1980s, the Blitz-Weinhard company, one of Portland’s oldest breweries, capitalized on that to launch a series of ads that not only swept the zeitgeist of Portland and Oregon at large, but spawned a spin-off album and children’s television show.
With a host of his favorite weirdos, The Unipiper successfully launched an organization to support the colorful characters who make […]
Local podcasters Mark Middleton and Todd Werkhoven regularly feature a segment called “WikiWar” on their podcast called The MarkandToddcast. Mark and Todd go head-to-head to see who pulled the most interesting short articles from Wikipedia.
We’ve decided to feature some of their more interesting finds here at Weird Portland United.
Unipiper Hazy IPA helps fund new nonprofit Weird Portland United, the only 501(c)(3) dedicated to finding, supporting, and preserving the […]
Join the Mysti Krewe of Nimbus for a free, family-friendly night parade on Mississippi Avenue on Mardi Gras Day. Tuesday, […]
Everyone knows the giant Paul Bunyan that presides over the north end of Kenton. But who knows about the four […]
Portland’s got some nice racks. Other cities have other kinds of racks that garner media attention, but no city sports […]
Portland has a pretty checkered past when it comes to the quality of movies filmed here. Three years ago we […]