Submitting Event listings: To have your event or promotion listed, please email a short description to Murray Koodish at murray@greatwinebuys.com.

 

Sales & Promotions    

Great Wine Buys Anniversary Sale - Entire Store on Sale!
1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897 or www.greatwinebuys.com
Thursday, Oct. 9 – Sunday, Oct. 12 take 15% off all bottles & 20% off mixed cases. Plus help us celebrate our 15th year (30 since GWB first opened!) at our...Champagne & Sparkling Tasting, Friday, Oct. 10, 5:00-7:30 $15

Moda Studios Hair Salon, new customer discount offer
3543 NE Broadway, 503-956-8415 or www.modastudiosportland.com
Come check out our new salon and receive 25% off your first visit. Check out our website at modastudiosportland.com. 'Like' us on Facebook for drawings, promotions or even FREE stuff!!!!

Ongoing Special: Phagan's School of Hair Design, Local Business Discount
1542 NE Weidler, 503-239-0838 or www.phagans.com
If you're a local business, please come in and get your employee discount card and receive 20% off any service and 15% off any retail. Not valid with any other promotions.

Ongoing Special: Phagan's School of Hair Design, Early Bird Special
1542 NE Weidler, 503-239-0838 or www.phagans.com
Receive 30% off clinic floor services from 4 to 7 pm on Tuesdays through Thursdays.  Cannot be used with any other promotion and appointments must be booked from 4 pm onwards.

 

Entertainment

Dancing

Every Saturday, 9:00pm, Pa'Gozar Salsa Saturdays
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Translation "To Have FUN Salsa Saturdays" Featuring Portland's #1 Salsa DJ, DJ Armando, making you dance the night away to the absolute best Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha Cha, Bachata and more all night long! $5, 21 & over. Salsa/Bachata lessons at @9:30.

Every First Friday, 9:30pm, One Night in Cuba
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
A night of pure Timba and Reggaeton, $5, lessons start at 9:30. Every first Friday of the month.

Every Second Friday, 9:30pm, Bachata Con Sabor
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Bachata lovers unite! Bachata lessons @ 9:30 followed at 10 by a night of the best Bachata music and dance. Hosted by Sabor Latino and DJ Armando, $5, 21 & over. Every second Friday of the month.

Every Third Friday, 9:30pm,  Los Peques Salsa Night
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Los Peques Salsa Night- Class by Line Dance Studio, DJ Armando, $5, 21& over Every third Friday of the month

Every Last Friday, 9:30 pm, Colombian Night
Aztec Willies, 1501 NE Broadway, aztecwillies.com or 503-280-8900
Colombian Night is every last Friday of the month - Colombian food, music, and dance from DJ Andres. $5 cover, 21&over, no lessons.

Music

Every last Wednesday of the month, 6:30pm pm,  Delphinium Quartet at McMenamins Classical Pub Series
McMenamins on Broadway, 1504 NE Broadway, www.mcmenamins.com
Concert featuring members of the Portland Opera Orchestra. Free.

Schedule varies for DJ and music events (check Facebook link below)
Swift Lounge, 1932 NE Broadway, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Swift-Lounge/206084052402

 

Food & Drink

Wine Tastings              

October 10, 5-7:30pm  - Our 15th Anniversary Champagne & Sparkling Party  Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com
. Crystal is the traditional gift at year 15, let's fill it with some Champagne! $15

 October 11, 2-5pm -  Owen Roe celebrates with us in style!   Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com
. New vintages of Abbot's, Sinister Hand, Yakima Red and something fancy to toast our anniversary. FREE! 

October 18, 2-5pm - French wines from veteran importer Kermit Lynch
  Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com
. Veteran wine-slinger Theresa Hannam will pour Bordeaux, Languedoc, Loire and more. FREE!

October 23, 5-7:30pm  - Special Ridge Vineyards tasting with Christina Donley
Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com. 
Join us as we explore their terrific 2012 vintage line-up including Estate Chardonnay and a range of their famous Zinfandel-based reds: Three Valleys, East Bench, Geyserville and Lytton Springs. $10

October 24, 5-7:30pm  - More Champagne!   Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com. This time with the winemakers themselves! Longtime favorites Arnaud Margaine and Jean-Baptiste Geoffroy will be here pouring their goods. $15

October 25, 2-5pm - El Corazon winemaker Spencer Sievers
Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com.
 The man is bringing his rolling party down from Walla Walla to pour new limited releases. First Crush, First Base Duct Tape, and Swordfight Syrah. FREE!

November 1, 2-5pm - Italy's Magic Piedmont   Great Wine Buys, 1515 NE Broadway, 503-287-2897, www.greatwinebuys.com. 
Ah, truffles, red wine, wild boar - the aromas of fall in northern Italy. Let's transport some of that vibe here as we pour the region's daily drinkers: Barbera and Dolcetto. FREE!

Events

Art

Through September 30, 10a-5p Mon-Sat,  Anton Pavlenko - Blue and Green: Summertime in the Pacific Northwest
Brian Marki Fine Art, 2236 NE Broadway, www.brianmarki.com or 503-249-5659
Paintings about the fresh colors of summer and the dramatic landscape that bears them.

Book Readings    

Classes

Every Sunday, 3:00-5:00pm, Knitting Studio
Twisted, 2310 NE Broadway, www.twistedpdx.com or 503.922.1150
Pick your own project and get help with whatever you need or whatever strikes your fancy.
Beginner level and up – people in this class should already know the basics of knitting and how to read a pattern.  Give us a call to check availability and sign up.  Teacher rotates between Parna, Vivian, and Star. $20/class    


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