Life in Portland Blog

Monthly Picks | June 2016

June 10th-12th, 11:00 AM-9:00 PM | North Park Blocks
The 6th annual Portland Fruit Beer Festival is an all ages celebration of tart, juicy, and exotic fruit beers and ciders in a variety of palate pleasing styles. Hot Lips fruit juices and sodas will also be available for those looking for non-alcoholic options. In addition to cider and fruit beer, you’ll find some of your favorite local food vendors and music provided by some of our best local DJs.

June 16th, 7:00 PM-10:00 PM | Pacific Northwest College of Art
Held at a PNCA’s Mediatheque Theater, Product Pitch Party is a competitive 1-day pitch fest. Four local makers will compete, pitching their products to a feisty panel of expert judges. The winning pitch will receive a prize package including seed funding, mentorship, and national exposure. After the winner is crowned you’ll party the night away with Portland’s hottest makers, design community, funders, and business strategists.

June 21ST, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM | Pioneer Square
Join in the world-wide celebration of International Yoga Day! Through out the day there will be free yoga classes, taught by some of Portland’s finest yoga instructors. Classes are designed for yogis of all levels, from beginners to seasoned practitioners. Come experience the benefits of yoga in this unique, community supported environment.

June 25th-26th, 3:00 PM & 7:00 PM | Aladdin Theater
Watch a group of real, rescued house cats delight and astound cat-lovers of all ages. The one hour show includes daring feats such as tightrope walking, hoop jumping and skateboarding. The finale is a performance by Tuna and The Rock Cats, the only cat band in the world. A portion of the proceeds will support local foster and rescue programs.