PPF: The Complete PDXYAR Schedule of Performances

Posted by Bob Alpi On September 2, 2011 ADD COMMENTS

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 ]


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 ]

Outlook Portland

Posted by Bob Alpi On March 30, 2011 1 COMMENT

Tweet “Some thirteen years ago when convincing my wife to move to Portland, Oregon, instead of extolling the cities glorious nature, or the compelling mix of political views, I should have just sold Portland to her by saying, ‘It’s got pirates.’” Rick Emerson Earlier this month, PDXYAR’s Captain Redgoat and Sailing Master Dingo appeared on  [ Read More ]

Ice Pirates! Really, We’re Not Kidding.

Posted by Bob Alpi On March 2, 2011 ADD COMMENTS

Tweet If you live in the Portland metro area, pirates are coming to an ice rink near you. Yes, you read that right. While pirates generally prefer warmer climes and water of a less solid variety, this Friday the Swashbucklers of Stumptown will make and exception. PDXYAR will be joining other crews in support of  [ Read More ]


Tweet [Update] From Bilgerats & Pyrettes:”Tonight is the night. For you who purchased hard copy tickets from us in advance, you’ll be on the WILL CALL list, just in case you lose that ticket. We will be playing before 9:00 pm, if that helps! See you all tharrrrr!!!!” [Update] It has been announced that there  [ Read More ]


Tweet PDXYAR, in partnership with the Dread Ship Outrageous Fortune, are proud to announce The Swashbuckler’s Ball A Benefit for the Portland Pirate Festival Saturday, November 20 2010 7:00 PM – Midnight Melody Ballroom – Portland, OR Help keep the Portland Pirate Festival afloat! PDXYAR.org will be the flagship for information on the event.  Check  [ Read More ]

PDXYAR Hoists Canvas to Help “Sail for the Cure!”

Posted by Bob Alpi On September 26, 2010 ADD COMMENTS

Tweet Join the Oregon Women’s Sailing Association and the crew of PDXYAR and  in “making breast cancer walk the plank”  today at the 11th annual “Sail for the Cure.” You don’t have to be a weathered seadog to attend this family friendly event.  From experts to novices to those whom have never stood upon a rolling  [ Read More ]

Portland Pirate Fest: Here thar be PDXYAR Pirates!

Posted by Bob Alpi On September 17, 2010 2 COMMENTS

Tweet Calling all pirates, buccaneers, privateers, free-booters, scalawags and persons who tend to turn into complete scoundrels with the consumption of rum- get ye to the Portland Pirate Festival!  This weekend, September 18th and 19th, Cathedral Park in Portland will host the best pirate party this side of Tortuga and PDXYAR will be in the  [ Read More ]