December's Special Holiday Event
Dec
11
5:00 PM17:00

December's Special Holiday Event

Join the Pacific Northwest Experience on Dec. 11 for an extended holiday event!

We will begin the evening at Portland's own Urbanite (1005 SE Grand Ave), on the east side. We'll spend time shopping around this cool local store and sipping on champagne and mulled cider.

Later in the evening we'll go for an exciting ride hosted by Shanghai Portland Party Bus and Tours. Appetizers and comfort foods will be provided by The Colony St. John's, with beverages provided by Helioterra Wines & Alter Ego Cider. Come join us for this fun-filled evening and don't forget about our amazing raffle at the end.

There are only a select number of spaces available for this event as we have a party bus! Please RSVP TODAY to secure your spot.

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The Exchange at Bunk Bar Water
Oct
16
5:30 PM17:30

The Exchange at Bunk Bar Water

Shaping the Pacific NW Experience Together

As the keepers of all things NW, we love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. “The Exchange” is an opportunity to hear from guest speakers, make valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun.

Join us for the next "Exchange" on Tuesday, October 16 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Bunk Bar Water. There will be hosted food and beverages along with fabulous door prizes.

There is a per meeting fee for all attendees ($5 for online tickets / $10 for tickets at the door)

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

Enjoy informative and educational programs structured to include a keynote presentation, panel, and/or small group breakouts.

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The Exchange at Figlia Americana
Sep
18
5:30 PM17:30

The Exchange at Figlia Americana

Shaping the Pacific NW Experience Together

As the keepers of all things NW, we love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. “The Exchange” is an opportunity to hear from guest speakers, make valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun.

Join us for the next "Exchange" on Tuesday, September 18 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Figlia Americana. There will be hosted food and beverages along with fabulous door prizes.

There is a per meeting fee for all attendees ($5 for online tickets / $10 for tickets at the door)

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 45 registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

Network with local supplier vendors, have access to frontline professionals in the hospitality and tourism industry who recommend visitors' spending dollars. Enjoy informative and educational programs structured to include a keynote presentation, panel, and/or small group breakouts.

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The "Exchange" at Nonna Tavern
Aug
21
5:30 PM17:30

The "Exchange" at Nonna Tavern

Shaping the Pacific NW Experience Together

As the keepers of all things NW, we love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. “The Exchange” is an opportunity to hear from guest speakers, make valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun.

Join us for the next "Exchange" on Tuesday, August 21 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Nonna Tavern. There will be hosted food and beverages along with fabulous door prizes.

There is a per meeting fee for all attendees ($5 for online tickets / $10 for tickets at the door)

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

Network with local supplier vendors, have access to frontline professionals in the hospitality and tourism industry who recommend visitors' spending dollars. Enjoy informative and educational programs structured to include a keynote presentation, panel, and/or small group breakouts.

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Come Explore All Natural Portland!
Jul
17
5:30 PM17:30

Come Explore All Natural Portland!

The cannabis scene is huge in Portland and we want to make sure you have a chance to explore it. Join us on Tuesday, July 17th, from 5:30 to 7:30 for our event at Oregon's Finest (736 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd). The evening will begin at Spirit of 77 (500 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd) for a lovely happy hour before we walk over to Oregon's Finest. If you are't able to join us for the happy hour portion, we'll be heading to the dispensary at 5:50pm. As always, our evening with wrap up with everybody's favorite, the raffle. Come for your chance to learn about the cannabis scene and maybe win a raffle prize. Don't forget to invite your coworkers. This event is for everyone in the industry and will truly be a unique time that you won't want to miss.

This event is for 21 and over. Don't forget your ID!

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3rd Anniversary and Appreciation Party
Jun
19
5:30 PM17:30

3rd Anniversary and Appreciation Party

Shaping the Pacific NW Experience Together

As the keepers of all things NW, we all love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience.

Join us for the Pacific NW Experience's 3rd Anniversary and Appreciation Party on Tuesday, June 19 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Mark Spencer Hotel.

Since this is our Anniversary and Appreciation Party, there will be no fee to attend; however, please be sure to RSVP. Space is limited to the first 150 registered attendees. This is an industry-only event (no guests, please).

 

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"Let Us Be Your Guide" at the Paramount Hotel
May
15
5:30 PM17:30

"Let Us Be Your Guide" at the Paramount Hotel

We have another wonderful event planned on Tuesday, May 15th. Join us for "Let us Be Your Guide" from 5:30-7:30 at the Paramount Hotelin downtown Portland (808 SW Taylor St.). The city's top tour companies will be represented and you'll have the chance to meet and greet with them. Pearl Catering and Willamette Valley Vineyards will be providing food and drinks and don't forget about the fantastic raffle at the end. As a reminder, hoteliers, this is an amazing event to bring your concierge team to. Sign up everyone on your team.

We only have a couple of tour company trade show tables left. If you would like to come represent your company, please reach out to us at pacificnwexperience@gmail.com.

RSVP for next week's event!

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Get Crafty at DIY Bar!
Apr
17
5:30 PM17:30

Get Crafty at DIY Bar!

On Tuesday, April 17th, we'll be meeting at the DIY Bar in North Portland (3522 N Vancouver Ave) from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Come get the creative juices flowing! We will spend the evening making luggage tags and snacking on Bread and Honey Cafe's mini savory pies and other fan favorites off the lunch menu. Come hear from Jake Warr, a manager at Columbia Gorge Express, and Kathie G Robbins, a volunteer at the Vista House, as they share about the progress in the Columbia River Gorge since the fires. Multnomah Falls is back open and all of Portland is prepping for another beautiful summer by the river. Check out the quilt Kathie made for the 100th Birthday of the Vista House.

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The Exchange @ Portland Cider House
Mar
20
5:30 PM17:30

The Exchange @ Portland Cider House

Try some of the local favorite ciders as well as share a few bites with friends, old and new. Portland Cider Company, founded in 2012, opened it's doors on the east side in 2015. Since then, it has become a staple in the Hawthorne community. Come hear all about the exciting happenings on Hawthrone Boulevard! We will have two speakers from the Hawthrone Boulevard Business Association join us.You won't want to miss this wonderful evening. Don't forget to stick around for the entire event. We'll have some fantastic raffle prizes at the end.

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Holiday Party!
Dec
19
6:00 PM18:00

Holiday Party!

Join us for this on-the-move holiday celebration on Tuesday, December 19 from 5:30pm - 8:00pm. Transportation will be hosted by MTR Western. 

Pickup Location: Cacao 414 SW 13th Ave.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 40 registered attendees.

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Jun
6
6:00 PM18:00

Nob Hill Business Association Appreciation Party

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Let’s Shape the Pacific NW Experience Together

As the front line for all-things-Portland, we all love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. The event will be a great opportunity to network, make valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun.

Join us for our next event in which we will be partnering with the Nob Hill Business Association. The event will be held at the Inn @ Northrup Station from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. There will be hosted food and beverage tastings which will be provided along with fabulous door prizes.

There will not be a meeting fee for this event.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 150 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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The Exchange at Coopers Hall Winery and Taproom
May
16
6:00 PM18:00

The Exchange at Coopers Hall Winery and Taproom

Don't want to read the text? Just click here to RSVP. We know you want to!

Let’s Shape the Pacific NW Experience Together

As the front line for all-things-Portland, we all love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. “The Exchange” is an opportunity to hear from guest speakers, make valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun.

If you haven't been to the Central Eastside, then be sure to join us at the "Exchange" on May 16th at Coopers Hall Winery and Taproom. "The Exchange" will go from 6:00pm - 8:00pm and will include food and beverage samples along with fabulous door prizes! 

There is a per meeting fee for both Frontline and Suppliers members with discounted rates for paying online in advance. If you are not yet a member, you can join when you arrive. Non-members are welcome to attend one event before committing to a membership.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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The Social at Vacasa
Apr
18
6:00 PM18:00

The Social at Vacasa

Want to RSVP? Just click here and make it happen now!

Let’s Shape the Pacific NW Experience Together

As the front line for all-things-Portland, we all love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. “The Social” is an opportunity to network, make valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun.

Join us for our next "Social" at Vacasa on Tuesday, April 18 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. There will be hosted food and beverage tastings which will be provided along with fabulous door prizes.

There is a per meeting fee for both Frontline and Suppliers members with discounted rates for paying online in advance. If you are not yet a member, you can join when you arrive. Non-members are welcome to attend one event before committing to a membership.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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 The Social at MadeHere PDX
Feb
21
8:00 PM20:00

The Social at MadeHere PDX

Join us for our next "Social" at MadeHere PDX on Tuesday, February 21 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Come explore the talents of Portland-based designers, artists, and makers in a shop dedicated to bringing them all together. There will be hosted food and beverage tastings will be provided along with fabulous door prizes.

Click here now to RSVP and secure your tickets.

There is a per meeting fee for both Frontline and Suppliers members with discounted rates for paying online in advance. If you are not yet a member, you can join when you arrive. Non-members are welcome to attend one event before committing to a membership.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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The Exchange
Jan
17
6:00 PM18:00

The Exchange

 

Let’s Shape the Pacific NW Experience Together

As the front line for all-things-Portland, we all love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. “The Exchange” is an opportunity to hear from guest speakers, make valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun.


Join us to ring in the new year with fresh ideas for 2017 at the next "Exchange" on January 17 at Crisp. "The Exchange" will go from 6:00pm - 8:00pm and will include food and beverage samples along with fabulous door prizes! 

There is a per meeting fee for both Frontline and Suppliers members with discounted rates for paying online in advance. If you are not yet a member, you can join when you arrive. Non-members are welcome to attend one event before committing to a membership.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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Dec
13
6:00 PM18:00

Holiday Party

Join us for our 2016 Holiday Party on Tuesday, December 13 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at a secret location that will be revealed in November! Celebrate the season with food and beverage tastings and fabulous door prizes. 

This sold out in 2015 and we suggest you RSVP and get your tickets right now.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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Nov
15
6:00 PM18:00

The Social by Double Decker PDX

Join us for this on-the-move "Social" on Tuesday, November 15 from 5:30pm - 8:30pm. Hosted by Double Decker PDX, this event will be a progressive evening tour to multiple locations. Enjoy a myriad of food and beverage samples while exploring these great locations. 

Pickup Location: Salmon Street between 5th and 6th (across the street from Starbucks). Please plan to board the bus by 5:30pm, we will depart promptly at 5:45pm!

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 30 to registered attendees, which is less than our usual amount. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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Oct
18
6:00 PM18:00

The Exchange at Al Amir

“The Exchange” is an opportunity to hear from guest speakers, make valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun. Join us for the this "Exchange" on October 18 at Al-Amir Lebanese Restaurant. "The Exchange" will go from 6:00pm - 8:00pm and will include food and beverage samples along with fabulous door prizes! 

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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Sep
20
6:00 PM18:00

The Social at Urban Crush

As the front line for all-things-Portland, we all love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. “The Social” is an opportunity to network with valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun. 

Join us for our this "Social" at Urban Crush on Tuesday, September 20 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. There will be hosted food and beverage tastings and fabulous door prizes.

There is a per meeting fee for both Frontline and Suppliers members with discounted rates for paying online in advance. If you are not yet a member, you can join when you arrive. Non-members are welcome to attend one event before committing to a membership.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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Aug
16
6:00 PM18:00

The Exchange at the Oregon Zoo

Don't miss our amazing event scheduled for Tuesday, August 16th from 5:30pm to 8:00pm. We will gather at AfriCafe at the Oregon Zoo (4001 SW Canyon Rd) for a full hor d'oeuvres buffet. The evening will be filled with interactive, team building games brought to us by Run Brain Run. Cooper's Hall will provide local wine and craft beer to add an extra kick to the evening. Be sure to wear comfy shoes and weather appropriate attire as we will be moving around the zoo.

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Jul
19
6:00 PM18:00

The Exchange at Arc'teryx

Hosted at the the incredible cool Arc'teryx Portland Store, this "The Exchange" will occur on Tuesday, July 19th from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.

We will enjoy an evening filled with door prizes, socializing, and drink tastings from Happy Mountain Kombucha and Union Wine. Poplandia will be offering samples for the evening as well. The theme for this exchange will be "The Adventure Begins Here." ShareOregon, the Outdoor Project, and Friends of the Columbia Gorge will be with us to give suggestions on outdoor activities to keep everyone entertained this summer. Don't miss it!

 

There is a per meeting fee for both Frontline and Suppliers members with discounted rates for paying online in advance. If you are not yet a member, you can join when you arrive. Non-members are welcome to attend one event before committing to a membership.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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Jun
21
6:00 PM18:00

1 Year Anniversary Party at Hair M|W!

It's Christmas in July at the next "Social" where we'll be celebrating the 1 Year Anniversary of the Pacific NW Experience. Join us on Tuesday, June 21 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at the Hair MW salon. Food and beverage tastings will be provided but you won't want to miss the fabulous door prizes at this month's event!

There is a per meeting fee for both Frontline and Suppliers members with discounted rates for paying online in advance. If you are not yet a member, you can join when you arrive. Non-members are welcome to attend one event before committing to a membership.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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May
17
6:00 PM18:00

The Exchange at the Architectural Heritage Center

Hosted at the Architectural Heritage Center, "The Exchange" will occur on Tuesday, May 17 from 6:00pm - 8:00pmThe theme is "Let Us Be Your Guide" and this event will include stations featuring local tour companies who will share their latest offerings and help prepare for the 2016 tour season. Pacific Pie will provide sweet and savory samples. Rogue Brewery and Wild Roots Vodka will be offering beverage tastings. And don't forget the fabulous door prizes!

There is a per meeting fee for both Frontline and Suppliers members with discounted rates for paying online in advance. If you are not yet a member, you can join when you arrive. Non-members are welcome to attend one event before committing to a membership.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 to registered attendees. Our events continue to hit this max, so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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Apr
19
6:00 PM18:00

The Social at Base Camp Brewing Company

As the front line for all-things-Portland, we all love our region and sharing it with others. Let’s get together, have a bite and a drink, and share our passion for creating the best Pacific NW Experience. “The Social” is an opportunity to network with valuable new connections, share your tourism insights, and have fun.

The April 2016 "Social" will be held at Base Camp Brewing Company (930 SE Oak Street) on Tuesday, April 19th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Enjoy hosted food samples from The Hot Box BBQ and beer tastings from Base Camp Brewing. And of course, there will be fabulous door prizes too!

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Mar
15
6:00 PM18:00

The Exchange at the Nines

Let's Celebrate The Renewal of Portland Classics!

Pacific NW Experience will present “The Exchange” at The Nines Hotel (525 SW Morrison St.) on Tuesday, March 15th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. "The Exchange" will celebrate Portland classics that are currently being reborn! Appetizers will be provided by Urban Farmer and Owen Roe will be doing wine tasting. The event will take place in the Barrel Room at The Nines Hotel (on the 8th floor, just to the right hand side of Urban Farmer). Register here.

Portland Japanese Garden will give a brief presentation about their renovations, and the Oregon Zoo and Lan Su Chinese Garden will also talk about the changes taking place at these visitor favorites. Come to “The Exchange” prepared to share your ideas about how to pass along information about these updates to visitors this year!

There is a meeting fee for this event that is paid at the door ($5 Frontline Members, $10 Supplier Members). If you are not a member, you can join when you arrive.

This is an industry-only event (no guests, please) and space is limited to the first 50 registered attendees. Our previous events have hit this max so RSVP today to reserve your spot before it’s closed out.

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Jan
19
6:00 PM18:00

The Exchange - hosted by Travel Portland

Let's Get Ready For International Visitors

We're excited to be partnering with Travel Portland, who will be hosting this fun and fascinating event. The highlight of the program will be Billie Moser, Travel Portland's Vice President of International Tourism, discussing how to prepare for interactions with our international guests.

Be sure to RSVP now!

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