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Tweet Join PDXYAR for our very last event of the year as we particpate in F**K! Hum-Bug!: THE HOLIDAY Variety show SPECTACULAR!. What is this show you ask? Let’s just say it is celebrating the season with an utter lack of the gentility found around your archetypal family dinner table. While your family gathering may  [ Read More ]

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Tweet When you consider that International Talk Like a Pirate Day falls on a Monday this year, it is exceedingly important for you to choose your night’s entertainments with care. You don’t want to waste your evening on some lame event and then have to wait another 364 days for ITLAPD to come around again.  [ Read More ]

PPF: The Complete PDXYAR Schedule of Performances

Posted by Bob Alpi On September 2, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet As the Portland Pirate Festival is nearly upon us, it is time to make sure you are organized to maximize your time at the event (it is only two days, after all!). Below you will find a complete listing of the scheduled performances from PDXYAR. Remember that no matter the time, the PDXYAR encampment  [ Read More ]

BAS Special Honors the Pirates of PDXYAR!

Posted by Bob Alpi On August 15, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet This week will long be remembered in our hearts and our over-stretched stomachs thanks to an announcement made by Big-Ass Sandwiches. “This week’s special celebrates the PDXYar Pirates, friends of BAS & a ridiculously awesome group of people.” It goes without saying that we are most honored! Now get out there for Drunken Jerk  [ Read More ]

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Tweet Tonight will be a special one at Bridge City Comics as they present Geek Girl Awesome with Marian Call and the DoubleClicks. This, Bridge City Comics’ very first Concert in the Courtyard, is a free show (artist donation requested) starting at 7pm. If you are not familiar with Marian Call, this is the perfect  [ Read More ]

Seafair Pirates Landing

Posted by Bob Alpi On July 7, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet This weekend when Seattle’s Seafair Pirates land at Alki Beach PDXYAR will be there. With the events kicking off at 9:30 this Saturday, the pirates are scheduled to storm the beach between 11:30 and 12:30pm (seriously, did you expect pirates to get up earlier than that?) and mark the official opening of the Seafair  [ Read More ]

TFAW Hosts Art Opening

Posted by Bob Alpi On June 23, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet On Friday, June 24th, Things From Another World’s Hollywood location will be hosting an art show and book preview with local artist Paul Guinan and writer Anina Bennett. The art show features a selection of prints and a display of rare toys and artifacts from the pair’s book, Boilerplate: History’s Mechanical Marvel. This book,  [ Read More ]

Rockaway Beach Pirate Festival

Posted by Bob Alpi On June 17, 2011 ADD COMMENTS
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Tweet Fresh off the fun and excitement of the 2011 Geek Olympaton, PDXYAR will be returning to our regular pirating duties this weekend as we set course for the Rockaway Beach Pirate Festival. This first year of the Rockaway Beach pirate fest will feature not only PDXYAR, but there is also Treasure Hunt, Kids Scavenger  [ Read More ]

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Tweet UPDATE: Here is video of this morning’s opening ceremonies! This weekend, Portland will bear witness to a never before seen event as PGC3 presents the Geek Olympathon! OLYMPATHON 2011 from Zachary van Buuren on Vimeo. For two days, at venues all around PDX, geeks will be called upon to demonstrate their prowess in events  [ Read More ]

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Tweet Plunderous pirate music is set to once again take the stage as the Bilgerats and Pyrettes play the Hawthorne Theatre June 2nd. Join the crew of miscreant musicians, which includes some of our very own PDXYAR shipmates, as they preform a truly unique acoustic collection of pirate themed music in an all ages show.  [ Read More ]